There’s good news for passengers on the troubled Barking to Gospel Oak Overground line - it’s set to reopen on Wednesday, February 19.

The government has launched an investigation into how a derailed freight train travelled 2.5 miles before the problem was flagged up to the driver.

Work to repair a broken rail on the Barking to Gospel Oak line could take several weeks.

Passengers on the Barking to Gospel Oak line are facing days of disruption after a freight train derailed and damaged the track.

Two new early morning services are set to be introduced on the Barking to Gospel Oak Overground line.


People across the country are being encouraged to enjoy summer safely by following official advice and staying safe.

The NHS Test and Trace service brings together testing, contact tracing and outbreak management into an end-to-end service to stop the spread of the virus and help us move out of lockdown.

The UK Government has launched a campaign to shine a light on businesses and employees across the country who have responded to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in remarkable ways and are now going back to business.

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