Trains cancelled between Worksop and Mansfield after signal thefts

Train cancellations have been triggered between Worksop and Mansfield after thieves swiped signalling cables from the route.

Tuesday, 28th May 2019, 3:16 pm
Updated Tuesday, 28th May 2019, 4:16 pm

Network Rail are on site this afternoon (Tuesday, May 28) and are working on replacing the cables.

A spokesman for East Midlands trains said: “We are unable to run our trains between Mansfield Woodhouse and Worksop. Our trains will start / terminate at Mansfield Woodhouse.

“We are expecting the work to replace the cables to take until at least 6.45pm.”

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East Midlands added that they are currently looking at alternative travel arrangements between Mansfield Woodhouse and Worksop.

“If you were planning on travelling on the 15:38 from Worksop, we have a rail replacment bus running from Worksop to Mansfield Woodhouse.” they added.

“If you are travelling on the 14:26 Nottingham to Worksop, the train will terminate at Mansfield Woodhouse and a rail replacement bus will run between Mansfield Woodhouse and Worksop.

“If you are travelling to / from Worksop we have ticket in place with Northern Rail between Worksop / Sheffield / Nottingham.”

Worksop station.

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