Updated: Leaves blamed for delaying train services between Chelmsford and Shenfield

LEAVES are reportedly causing delays for train commuters this morning.

Greater Anglia says the combination of wet rails and leaves is causing train wheels to slip, meaning hold-ups between Shenfield and Chelmsford.

Signalling problems at Thorpe Le Soken - which earlier delayed passengers between Tendring and Colchester - have now been fixed.

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