Train station platforms were deserted today as hundreds of thousands of the South's commuters heeded warnings - and stayed away - on day one of a three-day Southern Rail strike. Transport Correspondent Mike Pearse reports.
Friday's strike by Southern Rail staff, along with possible heavy snow, could cause long delays for passengers
We speak to one passenger who now works from home - and the owner of a bus company who's seen an increase in business.
A school in Sussex is sending coaches to pick up children from Ashford and Hastings on Southern strike days