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Delays expected in Great Yarmouth as police escort abnormal load

PUBLISHED: 13:01 01 August 2019 | UPDATED: 13:25 01 August 2019

As series of loud bangs have shaken up residents in towns across north Norfolk, but questions linger over the source of the noise. Picture: James Bass

As series of loud bangs have shaken up residents in towns across north Norfolk, but questions linger over the source of the noise. Picture: James Bass

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Motorists are being warned they could face delays as an abnormal load is transported through Norfolk.

Police will escort a vehicle carrying ship spares weighing 44,000kg along the A47 and through a number of roads in Great Yarmouth on Friday (August 2).

Routes affected by the escort include Pasteur Road, Bridge Road, the Haven Bridge, Hall Quay, South Quay, Southgates Road, South Denes Road and South Beach Parade.

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Delays can be expected along these routes.


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