Animals cause train delays

Animals cause train delays

Animals on the railway earlier today in the Plumstead area is causing disruption between Woolwich Arsenal and Slade Green. Trains are now beginning to return to normal, however, may still be cancelled, delayed or revised whilst service recovers. This is expected until 12:00.

What’s happened?

Trains are on the move in both directions through Plumstead following animals on the line earlier today.

Customer advice:


Trains via Plumstead will be delayed and may be diverted while Southeastern work to return the service to normal.

Ticket acceptance is in place on London Buses on reasonable routes.



You may be entitled to compensation if you experience a delay in completing your journey today. Please keep your train ticket and make a note of your journey, as both will be required to support any claim.


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