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A14 at Bury being monitored after road surface breaks up

The Highways Agency is continuing to monitor the A14 around the Bury St Edmunds sugarbeet factory exit after a fault resulted in its surface breaking up on Saturday.

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Greater Anglia train at Diss railway station. Picture: Andrew Martin.

UPDATED: Damage to overhead wires south of Diss causing delays on London to Norwich line repaired

Overhead wires which had been damaged, causing delays to rail services between London and Norwich, have been repaired.

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A USAF  F-15C Eagle takes off from RAF Lakenheath'Picture USAF/SSgt Emerson Nunez

Lakenheath F-15 in ‘wrong turn’ near miss with helicopter

A USAF fighter from RAF Lakenheath had a near miss with an RAF helicopter after making a wrong turn.

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Joan Cawcutt, of Brockdish, who died in a road accident in Wattisfield on Saturday, December 9.

‘The most kindest and gentlest soul’ – tributes paid to woman killed in Wattisfield crash

The family of a woman killed in a road accident in Wattisfield at the weekend have paid tribute to her – describing her as ‘the most kindest and gentlest soul you could ever hope to meet’.

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Woman dies in Sudbury road collision

Woman dies in Sudbury road collision

A woman has died following an accident in Sudbury last night (Monday).

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Fiveways Roundabout on the A11 at Barton Mills

West Suffolk MP meets roads minister on danger routes

West Suffolk MP Matt Hancock and South East Cambridgeshire MP Lucy Frazer have secured a meeting with Roads Minster to discuss dangerous roads in their constituencies.

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Suffolk and Norfolk MPs meet with the secretary of state for transport Chris Grayling

Suffolk and Norfolk MPs get rail bottleneck action promise

The Secretary of State for Transport has committed his department to unblock a crucial rail bottleneck into Suffolk and Norfolk.

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Two way traffic begins to flow over Bury's Westley Rail Bridge on April 7 for the first time in 40 months

Traffic lights return to Bury’s bridge of sighs

Temporary traffic lights and lane closures will return to Bury St Edmunds’ Westley Rail Bridge again next week.

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Abnromal Load sign

Expect delays as 54 tonne tanks move from Hadleigh to Lakenheath

Expect delays on Suffolk roads on Monday September 25 as police escort an abnormal load through the county.

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A new Greater Anglia Class 170208 train

Rail strike looms across Greater Anglia in guards dispute

The rail union RMT today confirmed its Greater Anglia members will take two days of strike action over the potential extension of driver only operation.

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Cambridgeshire man jailed following fatal and “completely avoidable” crash in Mendlesham after blacking out behind the wheel

A lorry driver who caused the death of a motorist after blacking out behind the wheel in Mendlesham has been jailed.

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UPDATED: A14 closed near Stowmarket for urgent bridge repair

Part of the A14 has been closed while Highways England engineers carry out urgent repairs to a bridge

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Central Suffolk and North Ipswich MP Dr Dan Poulter has called on authorities to bring to an end the 'HGV' misery in Wetheringsett. Submitted photo.

Suffolk MP calls on authorities to bring HGV ‘misery’ in Wetheringsett to an end

A Suffolk MP has told authorities “urgent action” is needed to end HGV misery in Town Lane, Wetheringsett.

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The BBMF end of season formation, comprising the Dakota, Lancaster and five Spitfires, used Tattershall Castle as a landmark on their run in to RAF Coningsby on Sunday. Photo by Oscarpix Imaging. ENGEMN00120130930153422

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight grounded due to engine issues ahead of first ever Scampton airshow

Most of the Coningsby-based Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) have been grounded due to an engine issue, it’s been announced

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Wide load on A14 through Suffolk in tomorrow’s rush hour

Suffolk Police have warned of possible delays in the A14 in tomorrow’s rush hour as they escort a 76 tonne abnormal load through the county to Felixstowe Docks.

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Minister gives signal for vital East Anglia rail upgrade

Minister gives signal for vital East Anglia rail upgrade

A senior cabinet minister has insisted a key bottleneck on the rail network of Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire is one of his main priorities during a visit to the region.

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Person trapped in Rushford collision

Person trapped in Rushford collision

A motorist had to be freed for their car after a two vehicle crash in Rushford on Tuesday morning.

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Mildenhall's disappearing zebra crossing in Queensway

The case of Mildenhall’s disappearing zebra

Installing a pedestrian crossing in Mildenhall proved not to be a black and white issue.

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Man killed in Mendlesham crash named

Man killed in Mendlesham A140 crash named

A man who died after an accident in Mendlesham yesterday has been formally named as 43-year-old Colin Fisk from Kesgrave.

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