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East Anglia: Abnormal travelling routes including A12 and A14 expected to cause delays for motorists over four days next week

PUBLISHED: 17:23 13 June 2014 | UPDATED: 17:23 13 June 2014

Abnormal loads are expected to cause delays for motorists in Suffolk and Norfolk.

Abnormal loads are expected to cause delays for motorists in Suffolk and Norfolk.

Mike Baker

Abnormal loads travelling through East Anglia next week are expected to cause delays for motorists.

Police have advised the public that a large boat, and three crane bases will be travelling through the region on every day between Monday and Thursday.

On Monday, a large 52-tonne, boat will be escorted by Suffolk police from Colchester to Wroxham, Norfolk, from 9.30am.

It will follow the A12 , A13, A130, A1042 and A1151 to the site

On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, three crane bases, each measuring 5.8m wide will be escorted from Seatrax in Great Yarmouth to Felixstowe Dock.

On each day the escorted load will set off at 10am, following the A12, A47, A11, A1304, A14, A142, A14, and local roads to the site.

There’s a problem when it comes to men and mental health. It’s not that men’s mental health is any worse than women’s mental health. It’s just that men are not so good in talking about it and, crucially, seeking help. That could be one of the reasons behind the shocking statistic that three out of every four suicides are men.

The Orwell Bridge is expected to close for the third time this winter as high winds are forecast again on Wednesday night.

Essex Wildlife Trust has responded to reports that a black panther has been sighted in a rural village in the county.

Feeling safe on the streets, career prospects and retirement plans are among the top concerns for women in Suffolk and Essex, a survey reveals.

Proposals to build a new multi-million pound rail depot on the Suffolk/Essex border at Brantham near Manningtree are being reconsidered by Greater Anglia.

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