Forth Bridge trespasser halts Fife rail network

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Trains through Fife have been hit by delays after a trespasser was spotted on the Forth Bridge.

All services over the bridge are now subject to delays.

ScotRail has advised passengers of the situation between Dalmeny and North Queensferry.

In an update to passengers, ScotRail said: “We have had reports of a trespasser between Dalmeny and North Queensferry on the Forth Rail Bridge.

“We are working closely with the emergency services and they have officers on route to the area.

“Once we get an update from our staff on the ground we will pass this information on.

“We plan to run a rail replacement service between Edinburgh Gateway and Inverkeithing from 11:00. Customers are to board trams to Edinburgh Gateway for onward connection by bus to Inverkeithing.”

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