Sewer collapse in The Street, Brundall affecting bus services

First bus. Picture: Edward Starr

First bus. Picture: Edward Starr - Credit: Edward Starr Photographer

Bus services are unable to get to areas of Brundall as a sewer has collapsed in The Street, Brundall.

First Buses said they 'are unable to serve Cucumber Lane and will serving from the Railway Bridge,'

A diversion has been set up via the Brundall roundabout through Blofield.

An Anglian Water spokesperson said: 'We are very sorry for any inconvenience or disruption caused by our works on The Street Brundall.

'We were alerted to a collapsed sewer and our engineers are working to complete these vital emergency repairs.

'To minimise the time it takes to complete the repair engineers will be installing a brand new sewer pipe inside the damaged pipe, using a tunneling technique.

'This will reduce the amount of digging and time needed to repair the pipe.

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'Whilst the works are carried out the road will be remain closed to keep our staff and customers safe. A diversion route will be place.

The road will be reopened on Friday, September 15.'

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