French strike hits Eurostar and Thalys
Strike action by French railway staff is set to cause serious disruption to international rail services on Wednesday.
Eurostar, Thalys and TGV services are all being axed.
The French industrial action starts today, Tuesday at 7PM, and runs until 8AM on Thursday.
TGV services will bear the brunt of the disruption: half of all services between Brussels and Paris are being cancelled.
Eurostar is abandoning four services between Brussels and London. Passengers will have to clamber aboard the remaining services.
Only one Thalys service is being cancelled: the 6:55 from Paris to Brussels.
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