Oulton Broad road bridge is to be closed shortly

Waveney District Council have confirmed the Oulton Broad road bridge in Lowestoft is to be closed shortly. The water levels are now too high for cars to cross safely.

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Flooding hits the East of England

The big clean up is underway after one of the biggest storm surges since 1953 hit the region last week. Thousands were evacuated from their homes and power was lost in many parts of the region. Transport networks also suffered.