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Broken down train at Stratford station causing long delays

PUBLISHED: 08:13 27 June 2017 | UPDATED: 08:16 27 June 2017

A TfL Rail train. Picture: Hammersfan/Wikimedia Commons

A TfL Rail train. Picture: Hammersfan/Wikimedia Commons

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There are severe delays on trains between London Liverpool Street and Shenfield due to a broken down train in the Stratford area.

Commuters are advised to seek alterntative routes due to the faulty train which is creating huge problems for travellers this morning.

This follows two days of delays last week which TfL said were caused by a faulty signal point and damage to overhead electric wires respectively.

People travelling on Greater Anglia trains can reclaim their fare here.

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