London-bound trains slowed down due to warning

London-bound trains have been slowed down near Haywards Heath following an ‘earthworks’ alarm.

Sunday, 2nd January 2022, 6:09 pm

At 5.10pm today (Sunday, January 2) Network Rail Kent and Sussex said trains had to be slowed down near Haywards Heath tunnel just outside the town.

A Network Rail spokesperson added, “Our first responder is walking to site now and we have moved all trains to one (of two) tracks to give them a safe walking route, meaning there will be disruption to services while this goes on.

“Sorry for the delays and keep checking before you travel on the Brighton main line.”

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Southern Rail and Thameslink have been contacted for a comment.