There are severe delays on the Central Line this morning. Services are suspended between Woodford and Liverpool Street, and between Newbury Park and Liverpool Street. It's due to a fire alert. Passengers are being advised to avoid using the Central Line.
There are ten rail, Tube and DLR lines serving the Stratford andthe Olympic Park. There is plenty of capacity and we have plans in placeto ensure we can get everyone home this evening. Customers can use theJubilee, DLR, London Overground and national rail lines from Stratford, as wellas District and Hammersmith & City lines from West Ham.
“London Overground services were restored around 9.30pm.
“Our engineers remain on site and are working hard to fix the track problem at St Paul’s on the Central line as soon as possible. We apologise to any customers who’s journeys were disrupted this evening.”
"The Central line is currently suspended between Bethnal Green and White City while our technicians respond to a track fault at St Pauls. Our Emergency Response Unit is on site and we are working hard to restore services as soon aspossible. All other London Underground lines are running a good service."
“London Overground services are currently suspended from Canonbury to Stratford. We are working closely with Network Rail whose engineers are on site working hard to resolve the situation."
“The Central line problem occurred close to 7.00pm this evening, when the vast majority of people had already made their way to Stratford. There are ten rail lines in total serving Stratford and the Olympic Park and our staff were on hand to provide travel information and advice to reroute people, including via the Jubilee and DLR to Stratford and the District and Hammersmith & City lines to West Ham, which has a walking route to the Olympic Park.
“Our staff are on site working hard to restore the Central line as soon as possible.”