It has been announced that the Red Arrows will not be flying over Cromer today as part of the carnival celebrations. 

Despite clear blue skies and bright sunshine, the much-loved jets will not be wowing the crowds due to technical difficulties.

As the announcement was made, gasps were heard from the crowds who were eagerly awaiting the famous jets at 12.30pm. 

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Eastern Daily Press: The Red Arrows have been cancelled at Cromer CarnivalThe Red Arrows have been cancelled at Cromer Carnival (Image: Newsquest)

Traffic is building in and around Cromer as people travel to the carnival today.

The carnival parade will assemble in Runton Road Car Park and commences at 7pm and The Floating Greyhounds perform afterwards on the carnival field at 8.30pm.