Travel alert: East Coast Main Line blocked after trespassing incident

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Rail passengers were warned of potential delays after trespassers were spotted on the East Coast Main Line.

Virgin Trains East Coast said the northbound line was blocked between Retford and Doncaster at around 1.15pm.

It warned travellers that there could be delays to services.

In an update issued at around 1.30pm, it said the trespassers had been moved and services were no longer affected.