Delays expected after Hampshire railway station floods due to leak

South Western Railway has warned passengers its trains from Portsmouth to London Waterloo 'may be busier than usual' when Portsmouth FC play in the Checkatrade Trophy final at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. Picture: Victoria Jones/ PA Wire
South Western Railway has warned passengers its trains from Portsmouth to London Waterloo 'may be busier than usual' when Portsmouth FC play in the Checkatrade Trophy final at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. Picture: Victoria Jones/ PA Wire
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RAIL commuters can expect hefty delays today after a major Hampshire train station flooded.

According to reports, Southampton Central station has flooded due to a leak, diverting all trains away from the station.

Trains are being diverted to Chandler's Ford, with disruption expected to last all day.

South Western Railway tweeted: 'Due to water leaking onto the railway at Southampton Central some lines are blocked.

'Train services running through this station may be cancelled, delayed or revised. Disruption is expected until the end of the day.'