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Region's rail commuters facing more strike action

A picket line outside Ipswich train station today (January 10th) Credit: ITV News Anglia

Commuters in our region face a second day of disruption today as walkouts by train workers over rail safety continue.

Greater Anglia is among five companies affected.

The first strike was held Monday, another is due to take place on Friday.

This is one of a number of strikes this week Credit: ITV News Anglia

"No one should be in any doubt, these disputes are about putting the safety of the travelling public before the profits of the private train companies."

– Mick Cash, RMT General Secretary

Greater Anglia is running a full service, staffed partly by managers acting as guards.