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Earlier fire will continue to cause disruption to trains from London Euston all day

Press Release   •   Sep 15, 2017 13:54 BST

Disruption to train services to and from Euston will continue for the rest of today

Following the earlier fire at Harrow, train services to and from London Euston will continue to be disrupted for the remainder of today (Friday 15th September).

Railway lines past the site of the fire have now reopened and London Midland is beginning to operate services through the area. However it is likely that services will be impacted for the rest of the day.

London Midland is still advising people only to travel if it is essential they do so. They should check with their train operator or at for the latest updates.

A London Midland spokesperson said, "The emergency services and Network Rail have managed to reopen the lines and we are now able to start running train services through the Harrow area. However there will be disruption to services for the rest of the day and we would advise customers to check the service before trying to travel."

Customers are also reminded that they can claim Delay Repay for a journey disrupted by over thirty minutes, at


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Since 2007, London Midland has been providing train services to and from London in the south, to Birmingham in the Midlands and Liverpool in the north-west.  Over 70 million passenger journeys a year are made using on the network and London Midland manages  150 stations and operates  1,300 services a day.

London Midland is owned by Govia, the partnership between the Go-Ahead Group and Keolis. Govia is the UK’s busiest rail operator, responsible for nearly 30 per cent of UK passenger rail journeys through its three rail companies, GTR (which includes Gatwick Express services), Southeastern and London Midland.  Further information on Govia is available at

London Midland has won a range of awards, including Best Local Transport Integration, five Rail Business Awards for marketing, public relations and customer information, five Golden Spanner Awards for Engineering, three IOIC awards for internal communication and three Railstaff Awards for Outstanding Customer Service, Lifesaving and Charity Work. In 2017 London Midland was named as Britain's most improved train company by the Institute of Rail Operators and the UK's most improved  organisation for customer service in the UKCSI survey.

In 2017 London Midland was awarded the Investors in People (IiP) Gold Award and been awarded the 5 Star award by the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) in 2014.

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