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Barham: Norwich Road still closed after devastating thatch fire

PUBLISHED: 09:28 16 April 2014 | UPDATED: 09:28 16 April 2014

The blaze that engulfed thatched cottages in Barham, which has led to the nearby Norwich Road being closed for several days.

The blaze that engulfed thatched cottages in Barham, which has led to the nearby Norwich Road being closed for several days.

Diversions are still in place for people wanting to travel on Norwich Road in Barham.

The road is still closed following a thatch fire in a nearby property on Monday.

The section of road closed is between Sandy Lane and the junction with the A140.

Diversions are in operation but it is not known how long the road will be closed for.

Firefighters remained at the scene of the fire yesterday damping down hotspots.

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