Train serivce disruption between Thorpe-Le-Soken and Walton-on-the-Naze

Due to a track defect at Walton-on-the-Naze, trains are unable to run between Thorpe-Le-Soken and Walton-on-the-Naze until Network Rail engineers have assessed the site and deemed it safe for trains

to run. As a result all services between Thorpe and Walton have been suspended with disruption expected until 23:00 . Other services will be diverted to Clacton-On-Sea.

Rail Replacement Bus services operated by Talisman, New Horizon and Tendring is operating between Walton and Thorpe-Le-Soken and the location of the designated bus stop at your station can be found by using the following link and entering your station name, then click on the Local area maps:

http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations_destinations/default.aspx

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

Specific train service alterations are available here:

http://www.journeycheck.com/greateranglia/

We would like to make you aware of our delay repay policy. If your journey with us has been delayed by 30 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.

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

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

http://www.networkrail.co.uk/timetables-and-travel/delays-explained/