A group of MPs from this region has lobbied the new transport secretary for better rail services in the East.
Norwich MP Chloe Smith led the delegation calling for long term investment in the East Anglia rail network.
The MPs, which also included Suffolk MP Therese Coffey and Ipswich MP Ben Gummer, met Patrick McLoughlin who's just replaced Justine Greening at the Department for Transport.
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