Norwich Railway Station evacuated

Passengers outside Norwich Railway Station on March 29 after the building was evacuated for a short

Passengers outside Norwich Railway Station on March 29 after the building was evacuated for a short time because of a fire alarm. Picture: TERRY SAUL - Credit: TERRY SAUL

Norwich Railway Station was evacuated for a short time today because of a fire alarm.

A spokesman for Greater Anglia confirmed an alarm was set off in the transport hub at 1.20pm.

She confirmed the entire building was evacuated because of the alert.

People gathered outside during that time but were let back into the building at 1.30pm.

British Transport Police were not called to the incident and no-one was injured.


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The 1.30pm train to London Liverpool Street was delayed by three minutes, because of the incident, but the Greater Anglia spokesman said the service would arrive in the capital on time.

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