Line side fire causes heavy train delays at Salhouse

Crews were called to an open grass fire in Roydon. Picture: Chris Bishop

Crews were called to an open grass fire in Roydon. Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant

Heavy train delays on Greater Anglia lines due to line side fire in Salhouse

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A line side fire at Salhouse has heavily disrupted train routes.

Services running through Salhouse are blocked from the station because of a large blaze in a farmer's field.

Greater Anglia posted on Twitter at 5.30pm: 'Service unable to run via Salhouse due to line side fire'.

Lines have been cancelled and trains delayed as Greater Anglia confirm it is 'unsafe' to travel on the tracks.


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A replacement bus service has been implemented from Hoveton and Wroxham to Cromer and Sheringham.

Buses from Norwich to Hoveton and Wroxham have also been running.

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Train tickets are being accepted on local Sanders Coaches services to combat the lengthy delays.

Fire fighters were called to the crop fire at 4.25pm and are still at the scene.

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