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Update: Rail delays until at least 11am after signal problems at Chelmsford

13:47 23 May 2014

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Abellio Greater Anglia has said it hopes to have trains back on schedule around 11am after problems at Chelmsford earlier.

Trains into London were being affected by a signalling problem in the area and had to travel at reduced speed.

This meant short notice delays and cancellations were possible.

And although delays of up to 40 minutes should still be expected on some journeys Network Rail has now fixed the problem.

The company thanked its passengers for their patience and understanding.

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  • Here again we have the result of the tory privatisation and fragmentation of our Railways !, we never had all these problems when British Rail were running them for the British people as a National Asset !

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