Suffolk: MET Police Officer Commutes

A MET police officer is telling Heart why she commutes from North Suffolk to London to do her job.

Andrea Grey lives in North Suffolk but rides a motorbike to get to work in London which can take her two hours to get there.

She says she saves thousands of pounds a year by doing it because the cost of rent in London is so high.

It comes as figures released from the housing charity Shelter, show renting a two bedroom home in London is now unaffordable for many families earning less than £52,000.

With the typical London household income less than £35,000, the charity is warning that growing numbers of families are at crisis point, paying up to half of their income in rent each month as they struggle to continue living and working in the capital.

Hear Andrea Grey's Story


Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Heart Breakfast with Dave and Heidi

6am - 10am

Email the show

Text 'ANGLIA' to 82122

Heart Breakfast with Dave and Heidi

On TV: More Music Variety Morning

6am - 8am

Watch heart TV

  • The Black Eyed Peas Let's Get It Started



  • Daft Punk Get Lucky ft. Pharrell Williams



  • Jessie J Domino



  • Dina Carroll Ain't No Man



Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter