On Thameslink this morning we also had chaos. I tweeted to them asking why
@TLRailUK 07:48 & 07:57 from Mill Hill cancelled this morning causing chaos. What was the excuse this time?
@Barneteye These services were cancelled due to a shortage of train drivers. Apologies for the disruption. ^R
What sort of excuse is that? You've had the same timetable for years. How can they not have enough drivers? Pathetic
It is clear that these franchises are broken and these operators should be sacked.
Here is the Southern story for your 'enjoyment'