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New pictures from the scene of the bridge collapse at Barrow Upon Soar yesterday

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.

The partial bridge collapse in Barrow Upon Soar Credit: ITV News Central

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.

Workers at the site of the bridge collapse this morning Credit: ITV News Central

East Midlands Trains say some services will start and finish at 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.

If you are travelling to/from Barrow upon Soar, Sileby and Syston, or to/from Nottingham check here to see the latest replacement services.

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Replacement bus services following Barrow Upon Soar bridge collapse

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: 'return to near normal timetable' after bridge collapse

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.

East Midlands Trains: 'Some lines likely to reopen at 0500' after bridge collapse

East Midlands Trains has tweeted that 'some lines are likely to reopen at 0500' and that they are 'working to return to a normal service'.

A bridge collapsed yesterday at Barrow Upon Soar, blocking the route between the East Midlands and London.

Passengers urged to check before they travel after bridge collapse

Train services are severely disrupted due to a partial bridge collapse in Leicestershire Credit: Network Rail

Network Rail are urging passengers to check before they travel after the collapse of bridge in Barrow Upon Soar in Leicestershire.

Engineers are currently at the scene, assessing the scale of the damage.

Train services are severely disrupted due to a partial bridge collapse in Leicestershire Credit: Network Rail

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Loughborough passengers relying on 'replacement bus services'

Pictures from Loughborough station where passengers travelling south are having to leave trains and take a bus to Leicester to pick up the train.

Trains terminate in Loughborough and are unable to reach Leicester due to a bridge collapse in Barrow On Soar. Credit: ITV News Central
Trains terminate in Loughborough and are unable to reach Leicester due to a bridge collapse in Barrow On Soar. Credit: ITV News Central

Train line could be operational in 'days rather than weeks'

Network Rail say the train line currently covered by a bridge collapse in Barrow-upon-Soar could be operational again in "days rather than weeks".

A spokesperson said crews are making progress in clearing the tracks in the Leicestershire village.

It is currently blocking rail routes from the East Midlands to London via Leicester, causing disruption for thousands of passengers.

East Midlands Trains: 'Line unlikely to reopen today'

East Midlands Trains say it is unlikely to the line at Barrow upon Soar will reopen today as Network Rail try and clear rubble from the tracks.

A partial bridge collapse has blocked the direct route between the East Midlands and London St Pancras, affecting stations north of Leicester.

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