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Fault with river swing bridge blocks train lines between Reedham and Haddiscoe

A Greater Anglia train. Picture: Sonya Duncan

A Greater Anglia train. Picture: Sonya Duncan

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Due to a fault with a river swing bridge between Reedham and Haddiscoe all lines were blocked this evening.

Disruption to lines continued into late evening, and a team of Network Rail engineers were on site.

Trains running through both stations were cancelled or delayed, with trains between Lowestoft and Norwich affected or cancelled.

A spokesman for Greater Anglia said: “We apologise for the disruption to train services this afternoon.

“If a journey has been delayed by 30 minutes or more, you may be entitled to compensation for a portion of your fare.”

To claim compensation visit www.greateranglia.co.uk/about-us/our-performance/delay-repay.

To keep updated on journey times and cancellations, visit www.journeycheck.com/greateranglia/.

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