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People in Norwich are to be urged to leave their cars at home, after the city declared it will hold a car free day in the autumn.

One of Norwich’s busiest roads will be closed in one direction for two nights so it can be resurfaced, with drivers facing a lengthy diversion during the work.

A pair of historic diesel locomotives are to be revved up for a special tour of the region to mark the end of an era – and the launch of a modern railway age.

Resurfacing work on a path in Great Yarmouth will begin next week.

Drivers travelling on one of Norfolk’s most notorious stretches of road have been disrupted by more than two days worth of closures since 2016, new figures reveal.

Highways England are expecting to close the Orwell Bridge from around 8pm this evening due to high winds.

Highways England have now closed the Orwell Bridge after high winds hit Suffolk.

Young children will be put in danger because of controversial changes which council bosses say should ease congestion on Norwich’s ring road, school governors have warned.

Part of a busy road near the centre of King’s Lynn will be closed for two weekends, starting today.

Hair-raising dashcam footage has shown a near miss involving mobile roadworks.

A car has crashed into a roundabout outside Caister.

The next phase of work on a Norwich city centre street is due to begin, but council bosses are looking to limit the next closures to overnight hours.

Repair work on a busy town car park is set to start shortly.

Motorists can expect delays on the A149 while major road resurfacing work is carried out.

Police have re-opened the A47 after traffic had been brought to a standstill following a crash at a roundabout.

Two weeks of resurfacing work will start next week causing overnight disruption at the entrance to Longwater Retail Park.

The predicted rise of driverless cars in the future means planning must be done now to make sure Norfolk’s roads are suitable for the robot revolution, councillors will be told.

Two weeks of resurfacing work will start next week causing overnight disruption at the entrance to Longwater Retail Park.

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A swing bridge which allows boats to travel through to Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft on the River Yare will be closed for repair work.

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Drivers have been warned to be ready for three weeks of disruption because of work on Wroxham Bridge.

Several years of vegetation growth has caused persistent flooding on a Norfolk road.

Motorists are being warned that delays are likely as overnight roadworks are set to be carried out.

Works to resurface the main road through Cromer have been delayed yet again due to wet weather.

A sign on a Norfolk road warning HGVs against driving there has been knocked down by a lorry, a local councillor has said.

Motorists are being warned to expect disruption as a road is closed for seven days as work begins to build new drains.

Motorists are facing delays on the A47 after a fuel leak following a crash outside the James Paget Hospital.

Motorists are being warned that delays are likely as a road is closed for two weeks.

Repair work needs to be done on a £600,000 roads scheme only completed in September last year - because of problems caused by some of the materials used.

Cameras that automatically register number plates are now operating at Diss rail station as part of car park improvements.

While some forecasters have warned the public to expect snow over the next few days, Norfolk will likely escape with sunny spells and showers.

Residents frustrated with motorists speeding on a road in Great Yarmouth have put up a sign to deter dangerous driving.

Resurfacing work which will close a Norwich road will now be carried out in the evening.

There are delays on the A146 this morning due to a broken down vehicle.

Rail passengers can expect disruption between Norwich and Great Yarmouth.

Drivers are facing delays after an accident on the A47 closed a section of the road.

The A146 has been cleared after an earlier collision caused long delays for drivers.

Sheringham residents and visitors are being urged to plan their route carefully before setting out by car this week, to avoid major roadworks taking place in the town centre.

Five years ago, in 2014, cars were banned from St Stephens Street. Lauren Cope reports on the impact since.

A road has been closed to traffic for up to 16 weeks due to major development works.

Drivers and other road users are facing disruption and diversions around Norwich this month, as a multi-million pound power project and more than £500,000 worth of resurfacing work get under way on the city’s streets.

A busy road near the centre of King’s Lynn will be closed for two weekends.

Following our previous selection of memories of family cars from years gone by, more people from around the area have been sharing their reminiscences.

Google Maps has a new “cycle friendly” setting – can you cycle to Ipswich, Felixstowe or Bury St Edmunds safely?

Motorists were left frustrated by town centre gridlock following a driver’s “selfish parking”.

A broken down train is causing delays and cancellations between Norwich and London.

Holt’s town centre remains closed this morning due to road works.

Suffolk County Council has confirmed a new service will operate between Southwold and Bungay, after a vital route was cut in January.

A driver has escaped without injuries after his car crashed into a tree in a Norfolk village.

The closure of Cattle Market Street in Norwich for three weeks has caused drivers headaches, with queues and diversions. DAN GRIMMER asks officers from Transport for Norwich about the work.

Four sets of works have begun in a short space of town road.

A busy road that runs between Lowestoft and Oulton Broad is set to be closed due to maintenance work.

Rail passengers will face nine consecutive days of disruption with the suspension of trains from Norwich to Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft.

Determined residents have called for the Southern Relief Road in Beccles to be named after their village, and not after artist local artist Joe Crowfoot.

The Breydon Bridge in Great Yarmouth will be closed overnight to allow repair work to be carried out.

A busy city centre road has been closed for more than two weeks as the next phase of a traffic shake-up gets underway in Norwich.

Long queues have been building up in Norwich city centre as rush hour drivers are diverted because of the closure of Cattle Market Street.

A busy city centre road closed today for two weeks to allow work to begin on the next phase of a city-wide traffic revamp.

Delays are likely after a main road in Beccles is shut for more than two weeks to allow extensive gas works.

A city centre road will be closed for three days next month as major resurfacing work costing £83,000 gets under way.

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