Beeching's legacy

In a series of reports to be shown on ITV News Anglia, we look at the legacy in the Anglia region left by Dr Beeching's cuts to the railway.

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  1. Matthew Hudson

Beeching's legacy: Towns suffered after losing stations

This week fifty years ago a landmark document was published that changed the face of the railway network in this country forever.

Watch Matthew Hudson's report on the economic impact on towns that found themselves without a railway link and how many have fought back.

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