Apology to rail travellers

ANGLIA Railways has apologised to its passengers after several of its early morning commuter trains were cancelled.Overnight engineering work ran into the morning yesterday , meaning that three trains – the 5.

ANGLIA Railways has apologised to its passengers after several of its early morning commuter trains were cancelled.

Overnight engineering work ran into the morning yesterday , meaning that three trains – the 5.18am Norwich to London, the 7.07am Ipswich to Norwich and the 8am Norwich to London, between Norwich and Ipswich – had to be cancelled.

Peter Meades, a spokesman for Anglia Railways, said yesterday: "We had some problems this morning purely and simply because Network Rail were doing overnight engineering work which over ran into this morning.

"It did cause some disruption – for example the 7.07am Ipswich to Norwich train had to be cancelled simply because the driver was the wrong side of the engineering block with another train.


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"Although there were delays and disruption, it was not extensive. We apologise to our customers who were affected this morning.

"It is always disappointing when overnight projects over run."

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