More delays for train passengers due to wire problems between Stevenage and Hitchin

OVERHEAD wire problems between Stevenage and Hitchin have caused further delays to train passengers this morning (Tuesday).

Further issues were found on the line this morning after widespread disruption yesterday.

There are no trains currently running between Hertford North and Welwyn Garden City, as well as Letchworth GC and Biggleswade.

Train operator First Capital Connect (FCC) said there “is no current estimate for when a normal service will resume”.

East Coast, Grand Central and First Hull Trains are currently starting and terminating at Peterborough, and not running between Peterborough and London Kings Cross.

FCC is running shuttle train services between Letchworth GC and Cambridge, Biggleswade and Peterborough, and Welwyn Garden City and London Kings Cross.

Buses are running between Letchworth GC and Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City and Biggleswade, Stevenage and Hertford North, and Stevenage and Luton Airport Parkway via Hitchin.