Greater Anglia to invest £4.7 million in fleet upgrades
Greater Anglia has announced a £4.7 million refurbishment of its commuter trains in Essex and Hertfordshire.
The investment will see 212 Class 321 carriages and 72 Class 317 carriages undergoing a significant programme of refurbishment which will include new carpets, new seat covers, dado panels, a deep clean throughout and interior repainting.
Some of the 40 additional 321 carriages brought into the franchise have extended first class seating. This will be removed to increase standard class seating capacity.
Extra train services for Norwich City v Ipswich Town local derby
Greater Anglia is running extra train services on Sunday 26 February for football supporters travelling to Norwich for the Championship local derby between Norwich City and Ipswich Town.
Extra trains, in addition to the scheduled services, will operate as follows:
Before the match
09.40 Ipswich to Norwich, calling at Stowmarket (09.51) and arriving in Norwich at 10.22
10.05 Ipswich to Norwich, calling at Stowmarket (10.20) and arriving in Norwich at 10.58
After the match