Winds are continuing to strengthen across the Anglia region as a gust of more than 80mph was recorded on the north Norfolk coast.
The wind speed at Weybourne near Cromer reached 81 mph at 2pm.
There have been wind gusts of 50-70 mph widely across the East of England bringing down trees and power lines.
The winds have also blown over several lorries on the region's roads including one on the A1 at Brampton Hut in Cambridgeshire.
Winds gusting in excess of 70 mph have been recorded in the Anglia region as Storm Doris brings widespread disruption.
The highest gust in the UK was 94 mph at Capel Curig in Gwynedd in Wales.
The highest gust in the Anglia region was 74 mph on the north Norfolk coast at Weybourne near Cromer.
Highest wind gusts in the Anglia region up to 1pm on Thursday 23 February 2017
- 74 mph at Weybourne, Norfolk
- 72 mph at Wittering, Cambridgeshire
- 70 mph at Holbeach, Lincolnshire
- 68 mph at Marham, Norfolk
- 62 mph at Andrewsfield near Braintree, Essex
- 60 mph at Bedford
The high winds have ripped part of the roof off Gorleston Baptist church.
There are reports that a strong gust lifted off the roof.
The building usually doubles as a foodbank on a Thursday and serves meals to vulnerable people but has had to be closed.
We have had to close the church hall, and foodbank. We were an hour away from serving meals to vulnerable people, so very very sad for everyone
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The M11 Northbound is partially blocked due to an overturned lorry at J9 A11 Saffron Walden.
A lorry has gone over as the A11 splits away from the main carriageway, heading away from Stansted towards Cambridge. There are reports the other side is solid as people slow to look.
It's the third lorry reported to have blown over in the high winds.
Police in Suffolk have asked drivers to consider delaying their journeys as wind speeds pick up.
They say their officers are very busy with calls to fallen trees.
Police say a lorry has come off the A141 near Chatteris in high winds. They tweeted a picture of the crash. Four lorries have blown over in the East in the high winds.
Police say another lorry has been blown off the A1101 in Cambridgeshire.
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Today's horse racing at Huntingdon Racecourse has been abandoned due to high winds caused by Storm Doris.
The racecourse say that the safety of the jockeys and horses is their "main priority".
The meeting was due to get underway at 1.30pm, but it has now been called off.
Unfortunately due to the high winds, we have no choice but to abandon racing. Safety of the jockeys and horses has to be the main priority
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