Landslip stops trains between Leamington and Banbury for at least a week

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Train services between Leamington and Banbury have been cancelled for at least a week after a landslip covered part of the track near Harbury on Saturday afternoon.

It has been estimated that around 350,000 tonnes of material will need to be removed from the line.

Services between Manchester and Bournemouth and Newcastle, Reading and Southampton are currently being disrupted.

Customers using Chiltern Railway and Crosscountry services are asked to check the www.nationalrail.co.uk website before they travel for any service modifications.

Visit www.chilternrailways.co.uk and the Crosscountry website www.crosscountrytrains.co.uk for more information