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Passengers hoping to board a Virgin Train today have been told to "abandon" their travel plans. In a series of tweets Virgin said customers already travelling would be left at the nearest station.
Several train firms said Crewe station was evacuated and all services stopped after the roof was "blown off" the station. There were also problems with overhead power lines reported in the area.
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It was 'Thunderbirds to the rescue' overnight as hundreds of passengers were stranded on an Edinburgh-bound train battered by winds.