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Shenfield to Liverpool Street delays due to ‘trespasser’ on tracks

PUBLISHED: 10:16 30 June 2014

Greater Anglia. Picture: Nick Ansell/PA

Greater Anglia. Picture: Nick Ansell/PA

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Trains on the Shenfield to Liverpool Street line were delayed and cancelled this morning because of reports of a trespasser on the tracks.

Two trains were cancelled and there were delays of up to 15 minutes after reports at around 8.40am that there was a trespasser in the Ilford area, according to a Greater Anglia spokesman.

British Transport Police attended the incident and services are now running as scheduled.

Did you see anything? Contact Sam on 0208 477 3892 or sam.blewett@archant.co.uk

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