Strasbourg: Tram, Train, Canteen, Highway … that’s what to Expect with the Strike on Tuesday

DISTURBANCES: Alongside the demonstration against the orders reforming the labour law set for 2pm, disruptions are expected in transport and canteens in Strasbourg on Tuesday … Throughout France, the call of the CGT, protests are planned against the orders reforming the labour law  filed this summer. Meanwhile, the strike will affect a number of public services, such …

SNCF: The Return to Normal Schedule around Noon on the Southwest TGV Network

TRANSPORT: A power problem south of Montparnasse is the cause of delays on the SNCF network this morning … We must be patient on Tuesday morning if one is travelling on a Paris-Bordeaux TGV. The movement of train is indeed interrupted for from 6.30am between the stations of Paris-Montparnasse and Saint-Jean in Bordeaux. Trafic TGV interrompu …

700 Stranded Passengers on Board a Eurostar for 8 Hours

Some 700 passengers on a Eurostar from London were blocked for eight hours to Beugnâtre (Pas-de-Calais) after a fire on a locomotive. Around 9pm on Sunday,  “about 700 passengers were stranded for 8 hours after an electrical incident must have happened in a locomotive causing a fire”, said Eurostar communications which states that firefighters intervened to …

Versailles: Rape Avoided on Train Through the Intervention of a Passenger

In this case, two Afghans, 21 and 45, were indicted and imprisoned for attempted rape. The third assailant remains at large … A young woman narrowly escaped a rape on a train in Paris – Dreux (Eure-et-Loir) through the intervention of a fellow passenger.  The events date back to December 9, although has only been reported today …

Train Collided with a Deer

Two TGV were delayed on last night, after a train collided with a deer between Laval and Rennes. The TGV, service 5237,from Lille to Lorient, struck a deer on Thursday night, around 9pm, between Laval and Rennes. The train stopped on the tracks, after hitting the deer, which then lead to delays with another service, …