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« on: September 27, 2021, 10:14:38 am »

Cancellations to services between Truro and Par
Due to a tree blocking the railway between Truro and Par the line towards Plymouth is blocked.
Train services running through these stations may be cancelled, delayed or revised. Disruption is expected until 13:00 27/09.

10:07 London Paddington to Bedwyn due 11:19
10:07 London Paddington to Bedwyn due 11:19 will be started from Reading.
It will no longer call at London Paddington.
This is due to a tree blocking the railway.

The same tree and a knock-on effect, or two different trees??

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« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2021, 10:36:26 am »

The Cornish tree problem was initially flagged up as being 'cleared to run' after 09h00.
Now extended to 13h00.  Tree brothers suffering from Sunday's b-b-q perhaps; or "wow! what a huge tree (sharp intake of breath); that'll take some time and cost mister"

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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2021, 11:36:04 am »

Services in the Thames Valley are currently being delayed due to "an object caught in the overhead wires". I don't know if the 'object' is a tree but it would certainly suggest it's a separate problem to the one in Cornwall.  Smiley
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