Major disruption on trains due to staff sickness

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Southern is running reduced services across the region this morning (Friday) due to a shortage of conductors and because of sickness.

There is disruption between Victoria and Brighton and Brighton and Ashford International which includes Eastbourne, Lewes and Hastings.

A Southern spokesperson said, “Southern services are continuing to being affected by a high level of conductor sickness, which is leading to short notice cancellations on some routes.

“We will update live departure boards and the journey planner at nationalrail.co.uk with any service amendments as soon as they are known.”

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