Broken down freight train blocks rail line at Needham Market

A Greater Anglia train. Picture: Sonya Duncan

A Greater Anglia train. Picture: Sonya Duncan


Train services have been cancelled after a broken down freight train blocked the line at Needham Market this afternoon.

The line towards Norwich became blocked around 4.30pm and affected Cambridge to Ipswich and London to Norwich services.

The freight was moved by around 5pm, but the following services were cancelled;

- 15:58 Ipswich to Peterborough

- 16:30 Norwich to Liv St

- 16:44 Cambridge to Ipswich

- 17:00 Norwich to Liv St

- 17:10 Cambridge to Norwich

- 17:50 Peterborough to Ipswich

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