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UPDATE: Rail service back to normal after second Forest Hill hole opens up beneath tracks

PUBLISHED: 09:33 05 August 2016 | UPDATED: 09:33 05 August 2016

The new hole opening under the tracks at Forest Hill

The new hole opening under the tracks at Forest Hill

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A similar hole opened in July

Train services between Anerley and New Cross Gate have returned to normal after a 30cm hole opened beneath a train track on Thursday.

The hole was spotted under the tracks at Forest Hill, for the second time in a month.

Commuters faced major disruption throughout the day, when some lines heading towards London Bridge closed.

Network Rail and Southern both apologised for the disruption.


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