Points failure between Colchester and Manningtree

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Following an earlier points failure between Colchester and Manningtree all lines are now open.


Train services running through these stations are returning to normal but some services may still be cancelled, delayed or revised.
Disruption is expected until 10:00 13/01.

Customer Advice

As a result of an earlier points failure between Colchester and Manningtree, trains departing from Colchester/Norwich/Ipswich/Harwich Town for Liverpool Street and services heading towards Norwich/Ipswich and Harwich Town are being disrupted.

Services are subject to cancellations, alterations and delays.

Incident information;

The points have been fixed between Colchester and Manningtree and all lines are now open.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Further Information

An update will follow within the next 1 hour.

Greater Anglia and Network Rail are sorry if your journey has been affected by this disruption.

Specific train service alterations are available here:


Advance purchase tickets holders will be allowed to travel on earlier or later trains if their booked service is cancelled.

If your journey with us has been delayed by 15 minutes or more, you may be entitled to compensation for a portion of your fare. Please visit http://www.greateranglia.co.uk/about-us/our-performance/delay-repay for details

An explanation of the common causes of delays - and what we're doing to reduce their frequency and impact can be found here: