The West Coast fiasco has big consequences for services used by tens of thousands of London commuters. @londontonight
New franchises for services from Paddington, Fenchurch St and on Thameslink are now on hold. @londontonight
Boris Johnson says the rail franchise fiasco strengthens his case for taking charge of London's commuter services.
The future of rail services in the south-east has been thrown into disarray after ministers called a halt to several franchise competitions.