In our second report to mark the anniversary we look at a line that survived the Beeching axe and flourished and what the future holds across the East.
Many routes from our region head into London Liverpool Street. From there here's Natalie Gray.
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Cloudy overnight with some rain or drizzle. Becoming dry Sunday.
A horse rider who stopped off at a McDonalds drive through in Beccles was told he had to dismount before he could be served
A frost free but dull start with rain and drizzle on and off through the day.