Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 11°C

Search

Train delays in west Anglia – Bury passengers should travel via Ipswich

PUBLISHED: 06:38 28 September 2017 | UPDATED: 06:38 28 September 2017

Passengers from Bury to London should travel via Ipswich rather than Cambridge on Thursday. File picture: PAUL GEATER

Passengers from Bury to London should travel via Ipswich rather than Cambridge on Thursday. File picture: PAUL GEATER

Archant

Electricity supply problems on the West Anglia line in London mean there are serious problems on the rail line between Cambridge and London Liverpool Street on Thursday morning.

That means travellers heading to the capital from Bury St Edmunds should travel on the eastern route via Ipswich rather than travel west to the Cambridge to catch a Liverpool Street train.

There is a problem between Cambridge Heath and Hackney Downs which means there is no power to the signalling system between these stations so all trains are currently suspended.

A few trains have been diverted via Stratford – but there is limited capacity and passengers from Bury would find a more reliable service via the Ipswich and Colchester route into London.

Passengers from Newmarket can still travel to London via Cambridge on a train to Kings Cross – that route is unaffected but is operated by a different train company, not Greater Anglia.

Concerns have been raised over how a new set of roadworks in Nacton Road lasting almost five weeks will impact Christmas shopping in Ipswich town centre.

Healthcare professionals who used to work at the region’s mental health trust have slammed “rotten foundations” stemming from a radical redesign six years ago.

Great British Bake Off withdrawal symptoms? Fear not: there are two festive editions coming to a small screen near you soon on Channel 4

The boss of the region’s failing mental health trust has set out areas the organisation will focus on in order to recover.

Rail services between London Liverpool Street and Norwich are disrupted after a person was killed on the track today.

A teenager has been left “shaken” after she was sexually assaulted by a man in broad daylight in Ipswich.

Survivors of historic child sex abuse will be believed and listened to, a senior Suffolk detective has said as new data shows more people than ever before are coming forward.

Ram-raiders smashed through the doors of a Halstead supermarket in the early hours of this morning and stole a cash machine.

A young blogger whose poor mental health left her too afraid to leave her house has held a fundraising day for Mind.

New data has revealed the number of doctors at the region’s mental health trust has shrunk over the last five years - whilst the number of managers has risen.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24