Tree on the tracks between Beccles and Oulton Broad South causing disruption for rail users

A person has been struck by a train in Essex. Pic: Sonya Duncan

A person has been struck by a train in Essex. Pic: Sonya Duncan - Credit: Sonya Duncan

Rail users in the Waveney area are faced with severe disruption this morning, with all lines blocked between Beccles and Oulton Broad South by a tree on the tracks.

Network provider Abellio Greater Anglia say disruptions between these stations are anticipated to continue until 11.30am, with replacement coach services in operation.

Three coaches are expected at Beccles station between 9.45am and 10am, which will operate between Beccles and Lowestoft.

These coaches will also call at Oulton Broad South on their journeys.

For full information on the services affected, details on replacement the coach services and designated bus stops, visit www.journeycheck.com/greaterangliaAbellio has a delay repay policy, which entitles people to compensation for a portion of the fare paid if journeys are delayed by 30 minutes or more.


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