Thu. Apr 25th, 2024

Severe weather conditions wreaked havoc on Eurostar services as 14 trains faced cancellation on Saturday.

The deluge of rain, snow, and ice prompted the Met Office to issue widespread weather warnings, exacerbating flooding in a crucial tunnel near Ebbsfleet International station in Kent. The incident left thousands of passengers stranded, casting a pall over their New Year’s Eve plans.

The affected tunnel, a vital link for Eurostar operations, succumbed to the adverse weather, leading to the cancellation of multiple trains. The disruption not only inconvenienced travelers but also raised concerns about the infrastructure’s resilience in the face of extreme weather events.

As authorities work to address the aftermath, affected passengers grapple with the unexpected turn of events during a peak travel period.

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