Greater Anglia

Priti Patel MP with Martin Beable, Greater Anglia’s Engineering Director (left) and Jonathan Denby Head of Corporate Affairs, alongside one of the company’s new trains.

Priti Patel MP reviews Greater Anglia’s New Train Fleet at London’s Liverpool Street Station

Published on 30th January 2023 Published in Local News

Witham MP Priti Patel visited London Liverpool Street Station today (30th January 2023) and met with Jonathan Denby, Head of Corporate Affairs and Martin Beable, Engineering Director at Greater Anglia to review their new and expanding fleet of trains. Since being elected in 2010, Priti has been at the forefront …

A photograph of the new Bombardier train taken on its arrival at London Liverpool Street is attached.

Priti Patel welcomes new train on Braintree/Witham to London route

Published on 16th December 2020 Published in Local News

The MP for Witham, Priti Patel, has welcomed the news that the first of the new Bombardier designed suburban trains from Greater Anglia went into service on the Braintree/Witham to London route at 06.40 this morning (16.12.20). The new train has additional seating capacity and the passenger experience has been …

Priti encourages Witham constituents to take part in Greater Anglia Timetable Consultation

Published on 1st December 2020 Published in Local News

Greater Anglia has recently launched a consultation about proposed changes to its timetable due to be introduced in December 2021. The consultation document, which provides a summary of the proposed changes, and details of how to respond to the consultation can be found at: As part of this consultation, …

Priti Patel MP challenges Greater Anglia on roll out of new trains

Category: Local News Published: 12th March 2020 - 9:38 am

Priti Patel, the Member of Parliament for Witham, has challenged Greater Anglia over reports that the roll out of the new Bombardier trains for suburban services has been delayed until the autumn. The roll out of Greater Anglia’s new trains commenced last summer and the first of the new Bombardier …

Priti Patel challenges Greater Anglia on roll out of new trains

Category: General News Published: 5th December 2019 - 3:33 pm

Priti Patel, Conservative Party Parliamentary Candidate for Witham, has challenged Greater Anglia over disruption passengers have experienced during the roll out of their new trains. Passengers in Norfolk and Suffolk have experienced significant delays and cancellations due to faults on the operator’s old and new rolling stock and Priti has …

Priti Patel keeps up the pressure for Marks Tey upgrade

Category: Local News Published: 16th July 2019 - 7:28 am

The Witham MP, Priti Patel, is keeping the pressure on Government and key stakeholders for a much needed upgrade to Marks Tey Station.  Greater Anglia nominated the station in November for highest priority Access for All Funding but it was turned down in April.  Priti has since made several representations …

GEML Taskforce Chairman Priti Patel MP welcomes new fast train services from Norwich and Ipswich

Published on 22nd May 2019 Published in General NewsPublished in Local News

Witham MP, Priti Patel, Chair of the Great Eastern Mainline Taskforce (GEML), has welcomed the launch of two new Greater Anglia fast train services from Norwich to London and Ipswich to London.  The new ‘Norwich in 90’ and ‘Ipswich in 60’ services started on Monday (20th May) and provide Norwich …

Priti Patel MP welcomes launch of Delay Repay 15 on Greater Anglia Trains

Published on 2nd April 2019 Published in Local News

Witham MP and Chair of the Great Eastern Mainline Taskforce, the Rt Hon Priti Patel has welcomed today’s launch of the Delay Repay 15 scheme during a visit to Witham Station by Rail Minister, Andrew Jones MP.  The new scheme, which starts on 1st April allows passengers on Greater Anglia …

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