Our team at Severn Trent Railway captured the moment the Flying Scotsman steamed into Kidderminster
The nation's best loved locomotive set off from Bewdley this morning and is joining the newly-built Tornado on a 32 mile stretch across the Midlands countryside as part of a five-day event.
All lines are blocked at Stoke-On-Trent following a lorry collision into a bridge.
After a bridge partially collapsed at Barrow-upon-Soar station last week, there are some changes to trains this evening.
It affects services running north of Leicester:
- 20:36 Nottingham to Leicester: This train will no longer run, the 21:35 from Nottingham to Leicester will run as normal.
- 21:26 Leicester to Nottingham: A rail replacement bus will be running, departing from Leicester at 21:26 and calling at Syston, Sileby, Barrow-upon-Soar, East Midlands Parkway, Beeston and Nottingham
- 20:49 Sheffield to London St Pancras: This train will no longer call at Loughborough. You can change at East Midlands Parkway where a train will depart at 21:40 for Loughborough.
Keep an eye on East Midlands Trains Twitter @EMTrains for any last minute changes to services.
The train line at Barrow on Soar, a direct route from the East Midlands to London, has reopened after being blocked by debris.Read the full story ›
Following on the bridge collapse in Barrow Upon Soar yesterday, Network Rail have confirmed all lines have reopened and trains are now able to stop at Loughborough.
East Midlands Trains say it will take 'some time' to reintroduce the full timetable at Loughborough and it currently estimates that trains on the Sheffield/Nottingham/London route will begin to call at the station within the next 2 hours.
Following yesterday's partial bridge collapse in Barrow Upon Soar East Midlands say services have been resumed to 'near normal'.
However there the train service have say it is likely their trains will not be calling at Loughborough until the end of the day.
EMTUpdate: Our trains are not able to call at Loughorough. This is likely to continue until the end of the day. https://t.co/jnCjRQstKv
Click here to see alternative routes and more information from East Midlands Trains.
One day on and these are the pictures from the partial bridge collapse in Barrow Upon Soar which caused a major disruption to train services between London and the East Midlands.
Around 5am this morning East Midlands Trains tweeted 'a near normal timetable has resumed'.
The incident near Loughborough in Leicestershire, meant no direct trains operated between St Pancras and stations north of Leicester, including Sheffield and Nottingham.
East Midlands Trains have tweeted services at Leicester, Lincoln and Grimsby will terminate in Nottingham.
All trains on this route are able to run between Lincoln and Nottingham only. Buses will replace these trains between East Midlands Parkway and Leicester.
#EMTUpdate: Our trains between Leicester/Lincoln/Grimsby route will start and terminate at Nottingham. >>
If you are travelling to/from Barrow upon Soar, Sileby and Syston, or to/from Nottingham check here to see the latest replacement services.
Following updates from East Midlands Trains this earlier this morning a near normal timetable has been resumed.
For passengers at Barrow Upon Soar, Sileby and Syston replacement bus services have been put on.
Click here for to see the full bus timetable with services if you are travelling from Leicester and Loughborough.
East Midlands Trains have tweeted that they have returned to a near normal timetable after yesterday's bridge collapse in Barrow Upon Soar.
Click here for information about any further disruption.