Sorry for the delays this morning. Lightning strikes have caused multiple signal failures across the c2c route.
**Service Update 10:00 Electrical supply problems between Redhill & Tonbridge services unable to run, bus replacement services are provided*
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Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is backing the scheme.
A spokesperson said the lightning strikes had left the "aircraft fuelling system unavailable."
Nearly 1,000 properties have been left without power, and road users have been warned of potentially hazardous conditions.