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This week Storm Eleanor caused chaos around the county.

According to UK Power Networks, 245 homes were without power because of the storm - those affected were in the IP13, IP5 and IP7 postcodes.

However, there were also reports of power cuts in Westhorpe, Drinkstone, Lowestoft and Bury St Edmunds.

Read more: Hundreds without power as storm Eleanor hits Suffolk

The strong winds also resulted in the closure of Ipswich’s Orwell Bridge which caused lengthy traffic delays.

Gusts reached 50-60mph meaning the bridge had to remain closed for 17 hours.

Read more: A14 Orwell Bridge reopens before evening rush hour

In Stowmarket on the grounds of the historic Milton House, a much-loved walnut tree was blown down by the storm.

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The tree brought joy to happy newlyweds who would pose for their wedding pictures under the branches.

You can read the story in more detail here.

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