Latest: Traffic queues heading to Norfolk Showground for Tour of Britain finale

Heavy traffic is causing tailbacks on the A47 as drivers head to the Norfolk Showground to see the climax of today's stage of the Tour of Britain.

The cycle race has drawn huge crowds along the route through Suffolk and Norfolk today, with thousands expected to be watching the sprint finish at the Norfolk Showground in Costessey, due to take place at 2.44pm.

Drivers have reported two-mile tailbacks on the A47 in the Dereham-bound direction, with some taking about 20 minutes to get into the entrance.

You may also want to watch:

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter