Train services through Hendon disrupted after a tree fell on wires and caught fire

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Train services between Bedford and London St Pancras will be disrupted until this afternoon due to a tree falling onto the overhead wires near Hendon.

The tree caught fire after being blown over, which has caused some lines to be blocked.

Disruption will continue until 3pm, Thameslink has warned.

Thameslink tweeted this video of the fire:

The rail service also published a list of alternative routes for passengers:

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