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Major delays on District and Hammersmith & City lines due to signal failure at Whitechapel

PUBLISHED: 17:56 08 January 2018 | UPDATED: 18:11 08 January 2018

There are severe delays on all lines going through Whitechapel. Picture: Nick Ansell/PA

There are severe delays on all lines going through Whitechapel. Picture: Nick Ansell/PA

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A signal failure at Whitechapel has caused severe delays on District and Hammersmith & City lines in both directions.

Tube tickets will be accepted on London buses or C2C trains via “any reasonable route,” tweeted TfL.

Passengers are advised to take alternative routes.

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