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Rail passengers heading in and out of Gedling borough warned of major disruption next week

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Rail passengers heading in and out of Gedling borough have been warned of major disruption next week as strikes continue.

East Midlands Railway has revealed that no trains will be running from Gedling borough stations between Tuesday, December 13 and Friday, December 16 during the latest round of strike action.

The industrial action has been organised by members of the RMT and TSSA Unions. 

East Midlands Regional
AXED: Regional services from borough stations won’t be operating during the latest round of strike action

A reduced service will be running on other lines in the region.

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The rail firm has warned passengers to expect disruption right up until January 7, due to ongoing strike action – although details of further cancellations past Friday 16 are not yet available.

Customers are strongly advised to check the EMR website, information in stations and social media for the latest advice and information.

Will Rogers, Managing Director for East Midlands Railway, said: “We are advising customers to plan ahead and only travel by rail if absolutely necessary on days affected by industrial action.

“Customers are also strongly advised to check when the time of their last train is before setting off and understand how the strike action affects their whole journey.

“At present we only have details of services from December 13, up to and including, Friday, December 16. Customers who need to travel on strike affected dates after Friday, 16 December, should check our website next week when the details have been approved.”

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Expected level of services from Tuesday, 13 December 13, up to and including, Friday, December 16

Customers are advised to only travel if necessary.

EMR services will operate between 0730 and 1830 only.

EMR Intercity

  • One Train Per Hour between Nottingham and London
  • One Train Per Hour between Sheffield and London

EMR Connect

  • One Train Per Hour between Corby and London

EMR Regional

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  • One Train Per Hour between Derby and Matlock
  • One Train Per Hour between Derby and Nottingham
  • One Train Per Hour between Sheffield and Nottingham
  • One Train Per Hour between Leicester and Nottingham (Stopping Service)

All other lines of route will be closed all day on Tuesday, 13, up to, and including Friday, December 16, inclusive.

Rail Replacement Bus services will not be provided.

Strike action will affect other routes across the country.

Customers are advised to check their full journey before travelling. 

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