London to Norwich train cancelled after line-side fire

An Abellio Greater Anglia train. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

An Abellio Greater Anglia train. Picture: ANTONY KELLY - Credit: Archant

A peak-time London to Norwich train service has been cancelled after a fire between Liverpool Street and Stratford.

Abellio Greater Anglia said that there was a line-side fire at around 6.30am this morning.

The 7am service from London Liverpool Street to Norwich will not be running.

An additional service has been organised to take its place, which will leave London Liverpool Street at 7.20am. It will call at Shenfield, Colchester, Manningtree, Ipswich, Stowmarket, Diss and Norwich.

It is expected to arrive in Norwich at 9.17am.

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