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GALLERY Your pictures as Storm Ciara brings chaos to Suffolk

PUBLISHED: 18:31 09 February 2020 | UPDATED: 21:17 09 February 2020

An Audi in Nacton Road, Ipswich was badly damaged by a fallen tree this morning Picture: JOHN DODDS

An Audi in Nacton Road, Ipswich was badly damaged by a fallen tree this morning Picture: JOHN DODDS

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Today Suffolk has been battered by Storm Ciara and there has been widespread damage and disruption across the county.

Storm Ciara has been causing damage at West Stow which has been closed for today Picture: WEST SUFFOLK COUNCILStorm Ciara has been causing damage at West Stow which has been closed for today Picture: WEST SUFFOLK COUNCIL

Throughout the day our readers have been sharing their pictures from across Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds, Aldeburgh and the rest of Suffolk.

In the morning West Suffolk Council tweeted pictures from West Stow where the park, like many in the county, remained shut all day.

Significant damage from Storm Ciara at West Stow near Bury St Edmunds Picture: WEST SUFFOLK COUNCILSignificant damage from Storm Ciara at West Stow near Bury St Edmunds Picture: WEST SUFFOLK COUNCIL

In a tweet they said: " Our Park Rangers are working hard in this weather to shut our parks and make sure the public remain safe.

"Difficult to do in these winds and with debris on roads."

The clock face on St Mary's Church on Angel Hill in Bury St Edmunds sustained damaged in Storm Ciara Picture: TONY HOWLANDThe clock face on St Mary's Church on Angel Hill in Bury St Edmunds sustained damaged in Storm Ciara Picture: TONY HOWLAND

The clock on St Mary's Church in Bury St Edmunds sustained damage from the high winds, which in Lakenheath peaked at 70mph.

There were also stunning pictures taken on the coast with Nicole Mcmullan capturing the waves crashing on the shore at Aldeburgh

The damage to the clock face on St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds, can be clearly seen in this photograph Picture: TONY HOWLANDThe damage to the clock face on St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds, can be clearly seen in this photograph Picture: TONY HOWLAND

If you have any pictures or video of the storm please send them to - newsroom@archant.co.uk or use the hashtag #StormCiaraSuffolk if you are posting on Twitter or Facebook

Shelter down in Hadleigh Picture: SEAN GARNHAMShelter down in Hadleigh Picture: SEAN GARNHAM

Read more: 'It was horrendous' - father and his baby son narrowly miss being hit by a tree

Trees at West Stow have been damaged by Storm Ciara- the park rangers are working hard in difficult conditions Picture: WEST SUFFOLK COUNCILTrees at West Stow have been damaged by Storm Ciara- the park rangers are working hard in difficult conditions Picture: WEST SUFFOLK COUNCIL

Storm Ciara brought down a large tree on the main road in Kesgrave Picture: DANNY HEWITTStorm Ciara brought down a large tree on the main road in Kesgrave Picture: DANNY HEWITT

A tree blocking the Main Road in Kesgrave near Ipswich Picture: MEL GRIFFITHSA tree blocking the Main Road in Kesgrave near Ipswich Picture: MEL GRIFFITHS

A tree blocking the road near Newmarket in Suffolk Picture: JENNA LOUISE GALLAGHERA tree blocking the road near Newmarket in Suffolk Picture: JENNA LOUISE GALLAGHER

A fence in East Ipswich which was blown down by Storm Ciara earlier today Picture: CONTRIBUTEDA fence in East Ipswich which was blown down by Storm Ciara earlier today Picture: CONTRIBUTED

Police from Bury St Edmunds tweeted about a fallen tree near Bury St Edmunds Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARYPolice from Bury St Edmunds tweeted about a fallen tree near Bury St Edmunds Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Wild waves at Felixstowe during Storm Ciara Picture: RICHARD BRETTWild waves at Felixstowe during Storm Ciara Picture: RICHARD BRETT

Even motorbikes were blown over on Angel Hill in Bury St Edmunds Picture: TONY HOWLANDEven motorbikes were blown over on Angel Hill in Bury St Edmunds Picture: TONY HOWLAND

Waves lashing the coast of Aldeburgh during Storm Ciara Picture: NICOLE MCMULLANWaves lashing the coast of Aldeburgh during Storm Ciara Picture: NICOLE MCMULLAN

A tree blocking Stonelodge Lane West in Ipswich today Picture: KARREN DEANA tree blocking Stonelodge Lane West in Ipswich today Picture: KARREN DEAN

A tree blocking the path in Anglesea Road Ipswich Picture: DAN BUCKLEA tree blocking the path in Anglesea Road Ipswich Picture: DAN BUCKLE

Wild waves at Felixstowe during Storm Ciara Picture: RICHARD BRETTWild waves at Felixstowe during Storm Ciara Picture: RICHARD BRETT


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