December 9th: Today’s top stories on the EDP
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Here's a round up of our top stories this evening.
• Motorists face diversions on A47 at Postwick for next three nightsMotorists will be hit by roadworks and diversions on the A47 at Postwick for the next three nights - and again next week.The restrictions will affect eastbound traffic, Norfolk County Council said today.From Wednesday night to Friday night, from 8pm to no later than 6am, there will be eastbound closures on the at Postwick and the full closure of the new slip road, with traffic diverted around the A47 Cucumber Lane roundabout and back to the Postwick junction via the westbound A47.• South Norfolk NHS will give you surgery on one eye - but not the otherPatients who develop a common sight problem face having surgery on one eye but not the other as health bosses tighten up the rules for certain types of surgery.The move by South Norfolk Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has been described as 'unusual' by eye experts while the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) said it was 'extremely concerned'.• Stagecoach pulls out of bid with Greater Anglia to run East Anglia's rail networkOne of the transport giants hoping to run trains in East Anglia has pulled out of its joint venture after disagreements over parts of the bid.Private companies are currently drawing up proposals to run the train services from 2016, including mainline services between Norwich and London and branch lines in the region.• Heartache for savers who see pension pots collapse - as police launch investigation into Norwich firmSavers from Norfolk have told of their heartache after seeing thousands of pounds wiped off the value of their pension pots after their investments collapsed.An EDP investigation has found at least three cases where pensioners have lost large chunks of their savings after investing with the same company. There are, however, believed to be more savers affected.• Let's be 'avin a pizza! Store's new Delia-inspired dishAs a celebrity chef, Delia Smith has become more than used to seeing her face on the front of books about food.
However, this is probably one of the few times her face has appeared on the actual food itself.
The new Asda store on Hall Road, Norwich, has created a pizza dedicated to the Norwich City director; complete with her face styled from the toppings