Orwell Bridge reopens

ORWELL Bridge has reopened after heavy storms forced its closure this morning.

ORWELL Bridge has reopened after heavy storms forced its closure this morning.

The Highways Agency decided it could reopen after the wind dropped but Ipswich could still be hit by gusts of up to 68mph at about 3pm today, the Met Office said.

This could lead to a further closure this afternoon, police said.

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