Industrial action affects Sussex railways: no Gatwick Express and ‘very limited’ Southern service today

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Southern Rail is warning its passengers that there will be a limited service today (Friday, September 1) and tomorrow (Saturday, September 2) due to industrial action.

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Southern announced on X (formerly Twitter) at 4.46pm: “1 Sept – No Gatwick Express, Great Northern or Thameslink service. A very limited Southern service runs, calling at @Gatwick_Airport & Victoria only.”

They added that on September 2, trains will start later and finish earlier and said some stations not be served.