Broken-down train causing lengthy delays for rail passengers in Sheffield

Rail passengers are facing lengthy delays on services in Sheffield this afternoon due to a broken down train.

Saturday, 31st August 2019, 12:04 pm
Updated Monday, 2nd September 2019, 13:27 pm

Operator Northern said the broken down train was blocking lines between Sheffield and Meadowhall but added that there were still some cancellations and delays of up to 30 minutes.

It said services between Sheffield and Meadowhall were affected.

Sheffield railway station

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Train tickets are being accepted on Supertram services between Sheffield and Meadowhall and tram-train services between Sheffield and Rotherham.

Northern said it expected services to return to normal ‘in the next few hours’.