A fundraising page has been launched to help a young family whose livelihood has been stripped away after the Harwich Harbour Ferry was severely damaged by rough seas.
An historic ferry service suffered severe damage after it sunk when high winds battered the region’s coastline.
Strong winds and torrential rain has battered Suffolk and Essex today, bringing trees down onto cars and causing road closures.
Highways England has said it is on standby to close the Orwell Bridge in Ipswich as wind speeds pick up on Friday afternoon.
A yellow weather warning for strong winds has been issued across East Anglia by the Met Office.
A teenager who was shot on Kesgrave’s Grange Farm estate while walking to school has regained consciousness in hospital.
Forecasters have warned of a cold, wet and windy end to the week for Suffolk as temperatures dip to the low teens.
The Suffolk coast has been hit by fresh winds today as temperatures on the beaches stay cool.
Sunseekers were out in force again today in Suffolk to make the most of soaring September temperatures, some of the warmest weather in the UK.