Greener Anglia

There are many reasons to choose rail travel - it’s usually more direct, quicker and more comfortable.

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But it’s also a great choice for the planet – with greenhouse gas emissions per kilometre by rail being far less than cars*. Only cycling and walking are better for the environment!

With everyone trying to do their bit to cut their carbon footprint and create a healthier future, stepping onto a Greater Anglia train instead of getting in the car is a great way to get started.


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Ely rail station ‘turf wars’ as Greater Anglia staff battle to create the best floral display

Planter with red, white, pink and lilac flowers created by Ely adopters
Above: One of the planters created by the Ely station adoption volunteers Credit: Greater Anglia

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Help to reduce carbon footprint is now available at Greater Anglia website

Greater Anglia train on tracks
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Essex rail station platforms feature community herb gardens and wildflowers thanks to partnership

Miniature herb and wildflower gardens have been installed at seven rail station platforms in Essex thanks to a community rail partnership project.

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