Commuters are suffering delays following the cancellation of services between Wickford and Southminster this morning due to overhead wire problems. 

Train services running to Wickford and from the station may be cancelled delayed or revised, with disruption expected to last until 10am.

A spokesman from Greater Anglia said: "Due to a overhead wire issues, services between Wickford and Southminster are disrupted in both directions.

"All lines will be blocked to allow investigation and essential repairs to be carried out by network rail engineers.

"Greater Anglia are working diligently with Network Rail to restore our full timetable as soon as possible."

If your journey has been delayed 15 minutes or more, you may be entitled to compensation for a portion of your fare.