Has South West trains done its job of warning commuters, a little too well?
In the lead-up to major reconstructions works at Waterloo station, the twittersphere, was reacting like this:
However, some rail passengers heading in and out of Waterloo station today, found themselves treated to fewer crowds than usual, a selection of seats, and even trains that arrived ahead of time.
Pictures of an empty looking Waterloo station have also surfaced, although it's unclear if ones like this were actually taken during rush hour:
Did everyone just decide to work from home, or take a holiday?
Of course, articles like this may steel commuters to go for their train tomorrow, sparking the predicted chaos after all. If that's the case, we apologise in advance.
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