Train services to be affected this evening

Train services to be affected this evening

Published by Maria Greenwood at 10:13am 21st December 2019. (Updated at 4:53pm 21st December 2019)

Due to a shortage of signal staff, the service will be suspended later this evening.

Due to industrial action there was only an hourly service between Bournemouth and Weymouth planned for this evening, but the last service from Bournemouth station will now be at 8:24pm, and the last train leaving the station at Weymouth will be at 8:10pm.

Alternative trainsport is being looked into by South Western Railway. More details at their website:

Meanwhile a car caught fire during an incident at Wool level crossing yesterday.

Meanwhile, all railway lines are blocked in the Templecombe area due to a landslip.