A train has derailed close to Waterloo station, forcing the Waterloo and City Line to shut.Read the full story ›
Thousands of passengers faced hours of delays getting home this evening after a lightening strike in Staines caused trains to be cancelled.
South West trains from Waterloo to Reading, Weybridge, Windor, Hounslow and Feltham were all affected among others.
Tickets are being accepted on Great Western Railway, London Underground and replacement bus services.
South West said passengers should check its incident page on its website before travelling.
South West Trains has begun issuing travel advice over mass cancellations from Waterloo amid reports of chaos at the station.
Due to the emergency services dealing with an incident earlier today between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction fewer trains are able to run on all lines.
Officials said that train services running across the whole South West Trains network may be cancelled, meaning that passengers could be delayed by up to an hour and a half.
Disruption is expected until 8pm.
As busy commuters made their way to work this morning, one corner of Waterloo station stood still - during a romantic marriage proposal.Read the full story ›
The key role played by women in building London's Waterloo Bridge during the Second World War will be officially recognised today.
The Grade II* listed bridge which spans the Thames has been relisted on the National Heritage List to include information on the role played by women in its construction from 1937 to 1945.
Princess Anne will take part in re-enactment of the Prince Regent receiving news Britain had defeated French emperor Napoleon at Waterloo.Read the full story ›
A mother who lost precious photos of her dead infant son when her tablet was stolen is appealing for them to be returned.Read the full story ›
A man has been charged with murder after he was arrested over the death of a man in Waterloo. Mark Dwayne Patten, 30 of Thornton Heath appears in custody at Camberwell Magistrates' Court on Monday 05 January charged murder of a 43-year-old man in Waterloo Road on Saturday January 3.
Whilst the victim has not yet been formally identified, detectives are satisfied he was Menelaos Aligizakis, 43.
Detectives continue to appeal for witnesses and information and urge anyone who can assist the investigation to call the incident room on 020 8721 4005 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org
Tens of thousands of commuters were left stranded tonight after lightning caused chaos at two of London’s busiest stations.Read the full story ›
Following a severe incident at Wimbledon this morning, it was necessary to significantly reduce the number of trains through Wimbledon while this incident was ongoing.
Trains and crew that were scheduled to work on trains around our network were not able to get on to these trains due to the disruption. This has had a further impact on our service recovery and spread the problem from our Suburban services to our Windsor services (Waterloo to Staines).
We have reinstated trains on each line of route with the exception of London Waterloo to Salisbury trains which will continue to start from Basingstoke in both directions until 1720.The 1720 London Waterloo - Exeter St Davids departure will be the first service to run its booked route.
Whilst we work to introduce services back into normal operation, customers may see further last minute alterations. Please check before you travel.
Disruption to all services on the South West Trains network can be expected until the end of service today.
Alternative travel options:Passengers may use First Capital Connect, First Great Western, Southern, London Buses, London Underground and London Trams services on all reasonable routes.