Essex Fire Service say they have had to deal with a number of incidents as a result of Storm Eleanor.
They went to 15 incidents caused by high winds, mostly fallen trees, but also fallen electricity poles and pylons and a shed roof that had blown onto a car.
Meanwhile Southend Borough Council have said the town’s pier will remain closed until further notice. The Orwell Bridge in Suffolk is also still shut.
The Environment Agency has issued safety advice for anyone on the coast, and are posting regular updates on floods and warnings.
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The strong winds are blowing down trees and causing road closures in the region.
Problems are expected until around 9am this morning, with delays for those travelling and may cause country roads to be blocked further.
Winds topping 80mph in the Anglia region have brought damage and disruption with dozens of trees brought down.