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East Anglia: Rail operator begins deep-clean of all passenger trains

PUBLISHED: 16:58 27 February 2013 | UPDATED: 16:58 27 February 2013

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THE region’s trains are undergoing a major spring clean.

Greater Anglia said extra staff had been brought in to carry out a deep-clean of carpets, seats, ceilings, floors and toilet facilities on all 321 carriages they operate. Every train exterior will also be washed by hand.

This work commenced in mid-February and sees one train deep-cleaned per day.

Greater Anglia’s head of rrain presentation, Peter Tyler, said: “Providing a clean, pleasant travelling environment for our customers is extremely important to us and one of our key franchise commitments, demonstrating our determination to make a real difference for our customers.”

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