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Stowmarket man meets Suffolk superstar Ed Sheeran on train





A Stowmarket man shared a destination with stardom when he met singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran on a train.

Oliver Lester was travelling on a train this week when he spotted the Suffolk megastar chatting to the conductor about football.

He said: “I asked if I could burden him for a photo and he said yes.

Oliver Lester with Ed Sheeran. Picture: Oliver Lester
Oliver Lester with Ed Sheeran. Picture: Oliver Lester

“He was with a girl who said ‘he’s a selfie pro now’ and he took me a picture.”

The singer got off at Stowmarket.

Mr Lester added: “Nobody really even noticed them as far as I could see.”