Inspector are warning illegal drugs, endangered species and black market cigarettes could be entering the UK undetected at Stansted Airport
The show must go on despite the weather for a panto cast in Clacton who were trapped on a road blocked by a tree.
Stormy weather has cut power to 11,000 homes in the Anglia region on Christmas Eve.
#Manningtree - following a person hit by a train, the lines between Manningtree-Colchester have now reopened. Delays up to 60 mins. KM
A person's been hit by a train on the main Norwich to London rail line.
It happened between Manningtree and Colchester this morning causing significant disruption to rail services.
A rail replacement bus is being arranged to run between Ipswich, Manningtree and Colchester.
A Flood Warning has been issued by the Environment Agency for Brampton.
The areas affected are: Bromholme Lane, Buckden Road, Allens Orchard, Hawkes End, Lenton Close, Layton Crescent, Park Road, roads off of Centenary Way, Elizabethan Way, West End, Hansell Road and properties near North Road.
– Environment Agency
"The peak on the River Great Ouse is currently at Tempsford and will reach Brampton tomorrow morning around 5am. Levels will be similar to those on Wednesday. After the peak had passed levels will continue to fall away and we are not expecting any rain over the weekend."
There is a lane closed on the M25 anticlockwise exit slip road at the A12. There is queueing traffic on exit slip road due to accident at A12 (Brook Street Roundabout, Brentwood).
Lane two of two is closed on the start of the exit slip road and there are long queues back onto the main carriageway.
There's disruption to Greater Anglia rail services between Woodbridge and Lowestoft due to emergency engineering works.
Buses are already replacing trains between Woodbridge and Ipswich for planned engineering works.
The A14 eastbound is blocked with queueing traffic because of accident involving a lorry and a car near Newmarket on the Suffolk/Cambridgeshire border.
It's before J37 A142 (Exning / Soham turn off).
The A1120 Saxtead Road both ways blocked at Dennington in Suffolk because of an overturned lorry at Maypole Green between Dennington and Saxstead.
One lane blocked due to accident on M11 Northbound before J12 A603 (Cambridge).
There are reports of a vehicle going into the central reservation.
The A14 Orwell Bridge is closed westbound due to strong winds between J57 A1189 (Nacton) and J56 A137 (Wherstead Interchange).
The bridge is closed both ways, but westbound traffic can join at J56 Wherstead. Only the eastbound closure is as far back as Copdock.
There is disruption to container freight operations at the Port of Felixstowe in Suffolk due to adverse weather conditions.