FEWER trains were able to run on all lines after overcrowding at a c2c station.

Yesterday, was day one of the three day planned strikes, and though trains were back running across Essex today, disruption was still expected.

This morning, fewer trains were able to run across all c2c lines, due to overcrowding.

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In a tweet, c2c said: “Due to overcrowding at a station earlier today fewer trains are able to run on all lines.

“Train services running across the whole c2c network are returning to normal, but some services may still be cancelled or delayed by up to five minutes.”

Day two of the three day strike is set to take place tomorrow, with c2c bosses again urging commuters to only travel is absolutely necessary.