Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 10°C

Search

Train disruption between Ipswich, Lowestoft and Saxmundham

PUBLISHED: 07:31 09 February 2018 | UPDATED: 16:42 09 February 2018

The Ipswich-Lowestoft line remains closed today. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Ipswich-Lowestoft line remains closed today. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Early morning commuters faced delays today due to a broken down freight train.

Services between Ipswich and Lowestoft via Saxmundham and Beccles were affected.

An engineering train broke down at Darsham first thing this morning and caused disruption until around 10.30am.

The 5.25am Lowestoft to Harwich International service was the first train affected by this problem and it terminated at Ipswich.

The 6.41am Lowestoft to Ipswich and the 7.35am Ipswich to Lowestoft trains were cancelled.

For more information, visit the Greater Anglia website.

Ipswich Town fans will be given a chance to pay their respects to club legend Kevin Beattie as his funeral procession drives past Portman Road on Friday, October 26.

Suffolk superstar Ed Sheeran is playing four huge concerts in Ipswich’s Chantry Park next year – and over 100,000 die hard fans are due to descend on Suffolk to see him perform.

NHS staff from EU countries account for up to a sixth of the workforce in some of the region’s key hospital roles, figures show.

Scores of Suffolk schools have signed up for a fresh project to boost attainment – but education chiefs have confirmed no extra cash has been pumped into it.

Train services on the mainline through Suffolk and Essex are returning to normal following cancellations and disruption brought by a track safety inspection.

A man from Suffolk died while attempting to climb the tallest mountain in Europe, an inquest heard.

An Ipswich school is opening its doors to boarders shortly after accepting boys for the first time.

A Royal Mail employee is thrilled to have his favourite superhero on his prosthetic leg thanks to an Ipswich garage.

Admirers of a picturesque Suffolk high street vying for the title of Britain’s best are being urged to back a final push for votes.

Police investigating reports of a stabbing in Ipswich have released a man in connection with the incident as enquiries into what happened continue.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24