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TRAIN BREAKDOWN RESULTS IN REDUCED ISLAND LINE SERVICE

UPDATED: Island Line is running to a revised timetable this morning (Saturday) due to a broken down train.

For the second time this week the Ryde Pier Head to Shanklin route has been hit by a mechanical breakdown.

The service has been reduced to just 1 train per hour. The train services that are running will be the XX:18 Shanklin to Ryde Pier Head and the XX:49 Ryde Pier Head to Shanklin.

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South Western Railway anticipate a normal service will resume by 13:00.

UPDATE @ 11:02 – Island Line is now operating a good service.

UPDATE @ 12:19 – A further mechanical gremlin has hit, meaning Island Line is back to an hourly service.

Disruption is expected to continue until 14:00.

UPDATE @ 13:26 – Following invesitgatatory works, Island Line is now running a normal service.

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