Signalling problem delays trains between Suffolk, Essex and London – see full list of affected services
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Commuters travelling to work on Greater Anglia services this morning are facing delays and cancellations due to a signalling issue.
A fault with the signalling system at Witham is blocking some lines, bosses have said, and disruption is expected until at least 7.30am.
Train services between Liverpool Street and Witham, Colchester, Clacton, Ipswich and Norwich are being delayed.
Greater Anglia chiefs are warning passengers that there may be short notice alterations, delays and cancellations on these services.
Network Rail engineers are on site and are working as quickly as possible to restore the train service.
Both Greater Anglia and Network Rail have apologised for the disruption.
Listed below are some of the delays and cancellations we are aware of (last updated 6.30am):
- 1 Village hall treasurer jailed after stealing cash to help his business
- 2 Push for 4 day work week in Suffolk after company's profits soar 200%
- 3 Road near A14 closed after 'serious' two-vehicle crash
- 4 'Incredible' Downes tipped 'to play at the very top'
- 5 When loans go permanent: Town's hits and misses when keeping hired hands full-time
- 6 First look inside Ipswich's new Tim Hortons ahead of opening
- 7 'We thought he could be someone special' - Comolli on McKenna's start in coaching
- 8 Flood alert issued for parts of Suffolk coastline
- 9 Colchester sack Mullins as ex-Town defender takes interim charge of U's
- 10 Walton completes permanent move to Ipswich Town
5.12am Colchester to London Liverpool Street DELAYED
05.12am Ipswich to London Liverpool Street DELAYED
5.20am Clacton-On-Sea to London Liverpool Street DELAYED
5.31am Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich DELAYED
5.40am Clacton-On-Sea to London Liverpool Street DELAYED
6.18am Witham to London Liverpool Street CANCELLED
6.29am Ipswich to London Liverpool Street ADDITIONAL STOP
6.40am Braintree to London Liverpool Street STARTED FROM CHELMSFORD
6.40am Braintree to Witham ADDITIONAL SERVICE
7.17am London Liverpool Street to Clacton-On-Sea STARTED FROM COLCHESTER
For an up-to-date list of cancellations, use the rail operator’s JourneyCheck tool.