A diesel spillage on the Orwell Bridge is causing rush hour traffic chaos in Ipswich as one lane of the A14 is closed.

Orwell Bridge

Motorists on the A14 westbound were stuck in delays of more than 40 minutes after a crash involving several vehicles this morning.


A man has sustained injuries and another was arrested following an alleged road rage incident between two lorry drivers.

Suffolk police

Businesses on the Wherstead Road have expressed their frustrations after several road closures cost them time and money.

Orwell Bridge

Video Orwell Bridge to close at 10am

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Drivers have been told the Orwell Bridge will now close at 10am this morning, missing the morning rush hour.

Orwell Bridge

Traffic on key routes into Ipswich is travelling at just 5mph as cars and lorries are diverted from the A14 through the town.

Orwell Bridge

Over the last five years there have been 12 major closures on the Orwell Bridge as a result of weather disruption - here we look more at the impact this has.

Suffolk County Council

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