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Travel: Lorry blocks eastbound A120 in Marks Tey

PUBLISHED: 08:04 04 July 2014 | UPDATED: 10:02 04 July 2014

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A broken down lorry has blocked one lane of a busy route in north Essex.

The eastbound lane of the A120 Coggeshall Road is reported to be blocked around the junction with the A12, following the incident, which happened at about 7.30am.

All the latest updates on whether Highways England plans to close the Orwell Bridge.

High winds have led to train service cancellations including on the mainline from Suffolk and Essex to London and local routes between Sudbury and Marks Tey.

Shane and Zoe Coldron were Chantry School childhood sweethearts. But unexpectedly Zoe, 44, collapsed and died last week. Her husband Shane has spoken about how the family is coping, plus the overwhelming support he has received.

High winds have brought down overhead power cables leaving homes in many Suffolk and Essex communities without electricity.

Several schools in Suffolk are to remain closed or open later this morning amid high winds.

A damning report into the failings of a mental health facility in Essex plunged it into special measures for the second time – prompting bosses to close the service.

Ipswich parks are to open late as a result of the high winds this morning.

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