Halesworth Station on the East Suffolk Line along with Acle Station in Norfolk have been named best unstaffed stations in East Anglia. Halesworth and Acle beat out 54 other stations vying for the title. The awards were handed out by ‘one’ Railway as part of the station adoption scheme. The scheme allows volunteers to help in the upkeep of their local station.
This is the second consecutive time Halesworth has been named Best Unstaffed medium-sized Station. Acle won top honours for small-sized station. Judging was done independently by the Rail Passengers Committee and Sustainable Transport for the East of England Region.