Great Blakenham fire disrupts train routes

A FIRE at a recycling plant is causing major delays on rail services.

The fire, at Great Blakenham, is causing delays on trains from Stowmarket to Ipswich with a bus replacement service currently in place.

A reduced service is running between Ipswich and London Liverpool Street and between Norwich/Cambridge and Stowmarket.

Fire crews from Needham Market, Ixworth and Ipswich were called to the scene just after 5am this morning and were still fighting the blaze at 10am.