Virgin confirms it is planning to bid for the East Coast line franchise.
There is severe disruption on Greater Anglia services between Liverpool Street and Cambridge, and between Liverpool Street and Hertford East after a person was hit by a train. Stansted Express services are also affected.
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A signalling problem at Bletchley is causing some isruption on Virgin Trains between Blecthley and London Euston. Journey times may be extended by up to 45 minutes.
The transport minister and MP for Chelmsford - Simon Burns - visited Peterborough Station today - to officially open an improvement scheme that's cost more than £3 million.
The aim was to make the station a more impressive gateway to the city.
Getting to London on the train at weekends has been a nightmare for thousands of passengers in the East over the past few years.
But for some in our region that nightmare is ending after one of our rail companies announced plans to slash engineering works on Saturdays and Sundays.
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c2c will provide half a million extra seats over the course of the Paralympics. Many of those will be used by passengers in Essex. Greater Anglia trains are also offering extra seats, additional train services, and putting on more staff for the duration of the Games.
The Greater Anglia train service between Sudbury in Suffolk and Marks Tey in Essex has been suspended due to a broken down train.
The line running via Bures and Chappel & Wakes Colne has been suspended until a replacement train is found. A replacement bus service is currently being arranged.
There's disruption on CrossCountry trains between Leicester and Peterborough due to a person hit by a train between Oakham and Stamford. Tickets are being accepted on Virgin Trains services. All lines are blocked and trains are currently unable to run through.