Home   News   Article

UPDATE: West Norfolk train services disrupted for the rest of the day by broken rail


By Lynn News Reporter


Train passengers heading to and from West Norfolk are being warned to expect delays for the rest of the day following the discovery of a broken rail .

A shuttle service is operating from Lynn to Downham only, with buses replacing trains between Downham and Ely after the problem was found in the Littleport area earlier this afternoon.

Rail news
Rail news

Operator Great Northern says no trains will run between Downham and Ely for the rest of today, with a continuous bus service operating instead.

The company said the problem is on part of the single track section of the line, meaning trains cannot run in either direction.

Network Rail engineers are said to be heading to the scene to assess the damage.



COMMENTS
()


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More