Major signal problems on South West Trains, advice for Teddington commuters

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By adam_leone | Friday, October 12, 2012, 16:29

South West Trains have announced theres major delays to and from Waterloo this afternoon.  

 Reports suggest that there was a power cut to the signalling systems.  

Trains passing through to Woking have been cancelled, and trains from Clapham junction have been delayed. 

Commuters are being advised to seek alternate routes home, via Southern to Victoria.  

South West Trains are responding to tweets to help passengers through the chaos

South West Trains are responding to tweets to help passengers through the chaos.

Ticket Acceptance 

South West Trains passengers may use their ticket to travel on First Great Western, Southern, London Overground, London Underground and London buses via any reasonable routes. 


Alternative Routes 

·        Passengers travelling between London and Reading are advised to use First Great Western services between London Paddington and Reading 

·        Passengers travelling between London Waterloo and Hounslow are advised to use London Underground (Piccadilly Line) services between London and Hounslow Central, East and West 

·        Passengers travelling between London Waterloo and Wimbledon are advised to use London Underground (District Line) services between London and Wimbledon 

·        Passengers travelling between London Waterloo and Richmond are advised to use London Underground (District Line) services between London and Richmond 

·        Passengers travelling between London Waterloo / Clapham Junction and Epsom / Dorking are advised to use Southern services between London Victoria/Clapham Junction and Epsom / Dorking 

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