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Severe disruption: M11 Cambridgeshire northbound

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M11 Cambridgeshire northbound severe disruption, from J12 for A603 Barton Road to J13 for A1303 Madingley Road Madingley.

M11 Cambridgeshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M11 northbound from J12, A603 (Cambridge) to J13, A1303 (Madingley), because of debris on the road.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M11 Cambridgeshire northbound

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M11 Cambridgeshire northbound severe accident, at J12 for A603 Barton Road.

M11 Cambridgeshire - Temporary closure and stationary on M11 northbound at J12, A603 (Cambridge), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M11 Cambridgeshire northbound

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M11 Cambridgeshire northbound severe accident, from J10 for A505 to J11 for A10 Cambridge Road Cambridge South.

M11 Cambridgeshire - One lane blocked and it's slow on M11 northbound from J10, A505 (Duxford) to J11, A10 (Cambridge South), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A1066 Norfolk northbound

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A1066 Norfolk northbound severe accident, from Wyatt Way to A11.

A1066 Norfolk - A1066 Mundford Road in Thetford closed and it's slow northbound from the Wyatt Way junction to the A11 junction, because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A14 Cambridgeshire westbound

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A14 Cambridgeshire westbound severe disruption, from J24 A1198 to J23 A141.

A14 Cambridgeshire - One lane closed on A14 westbound from J24, A1198 (Godmanchester) to J23, A141 (Spittals Interchange), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A14 Cambridgeshire westbound

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A14 Cambridgeshire westbound severe disruption, at J23 A141.

A14 Cambridgeshire - A14 lane closed on exit slip road westbound at J23, A141 (Spittals Interchange), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A142 Suffolk eastbound

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A142 Suffolk eastbound severe accident, at A14 J37 Exning.

A142 Suffolk - Temporary closure on A142 Fordham Road eastbound at Exning, because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M11 Essex northbound

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M11 Essex northbound severe accident, at J8 for Bishops Stortford.

M11 Essex - M11 entry slip road closed northbound at J8, Bishops Stortford, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M11 Essex southbound

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M11 Essex southbound severe disruption, from J8 for Bishops Stortford to J7 for A414 Canes Lane.

M11 Essex - One lane closed on M11 southbound from J8, Bishops Stortford to J7, A414 (Harlow), because of a lorry having a tyre changed. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Children evacuated from Bury St Edmunds bus fire
The double-decker bus was taking pupils on a school trip when the blaze broke out.

Severe disruption: M11 Essex northbound

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M11 Essex northbound severe disruption, from J7 for A414 Canes Lane to J8 for Bishops Stortford.

M11 Essex - One lane blocked on M11 northbound from J7, A414 (Harlow) to J8, Bishops Stortford, because of vehicles having a tyre change. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A14 Cambridgeshire westbound

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A14 Cambridgeshire westbound severe accident, at J29 B1050.

A14 Cambridgeshire - Road closed on A14 westbound in Bar Hill at J29, B1050 (Bar Hill), because of an accident. Diversion in operation - via exit and entry slips.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M11 Essex northbound

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M11 Essex northbound severe disruption, at J8 for Bishops Stortford.

M11 Essex - M11 exit slip road partially blocked northbound at J8, Bishops Stortford, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A14 Cambridgeshire westbound

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A14 Cambridgeshire westbound severe disruption, from J29 to J28 Bucking Way Road Cambridge Services.

A14 Cambridgeshire - One lane closed on A14 westbound from J29, Bar Hill to J28, Bucking (Cambridge Services), because of flooding. In the roadworks area.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

That's a wrap from Suffolk.... Where's next?

Congratulations to Jolien D'hoore and the other jersey winners.

The second stage of the Tour will take the riders to the Cyclopark in Kent.

They will tackle a 62.5km (25-lap) circuit race around the Gravesend venue.

It will be Kent's first ever stage of the Women's Tour, and the biggest international sporting event the county has held since the 2007 Tour de France Grand Depart.

Cyclopark
OVO Energy Women's Tour

Breast cancer and Best British jerseys

Race winner Jolien D'hoore was also presented with the pink Breast Cancer Care Points Jersey.

Jolien D'hoore
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Ellie Dickinson won the HSBC UK British Cycling Best British Rider Jersey.

Ellie Dickinson
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D'hoore dons the Green Jersey

Belgian racer Jolien D'hoore is presented with the Green Jersey after winning stage one of the Women's Tour in a time of 4h 09m.

The 157.6km (97.9 miles) race went from Beccles to Stowmarket.

Jolien D'hoore
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Despite the overcast skies and rainy periods during the race across Suffolk, the crowds turned out across towns and villages.

Winners on the podium at Stowmarket
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Results from the line at Stowmarket

Jolien D'hoore
PA

The provisional result from stage one of the Women's Tour in Stowmarket:

  1. Jolien D'hoore (Boels-Dolmans)
  2. Amy Pieters (Boels-Dolmans)
  3. Lisa Brennauer (WNT-ROTOR Pro Cycling)
  4. Roxanne Fournier (Movistar Team)
  5. Marianne Vos (CCC-Liv)
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BreakingJolien D'hoore takes win at Stowmarket

Belgian cyclist Jolien D'hoore has made it two years running, winning the opening stage of the Women's Tour.

Last year she crossed the line first at Southwold, and now she's won in Stowmarket.

She takes the first green jersey of the six-day race.

Finish line at Stowmarket
BBC

'Excited' spectators wait at the finish line

It's not long to go until the riders cross the finish line at Stowmarket.

Madeline and Samuel O’Neill, from the town, said it was "more exciting than I thought it would be".

Madeline and Samuel O’Neill
BBC

Lone rider takes maximum points at final sprint

Abby-Mae Parkinson
PA

Yorkshire rider Abby-Mae Parkinson, riding for Drops, has a one minute and 40 seconds gap on the rest of the peloton.

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Majerus wins the first Queen of the Mountain

The Women's Tour has posted the results of the first Queen of the Mountain (QOM) section of today's stage - a 1.4km climb out of Welnetham.

  1. Christine Majerus (Boels-Dolmans)
  2. Sofia Bertizollo (Team VIRTU Cycling)
  3. Lizzy Banks (Bigla)
The climb out of Little Welnetham
The Women's Tour

Passing the Abbey Gate in Bury St Edmunds

A picture of historic Bury St Edmunds when the riders passed by the town's Abbey Gardens and cathedral at about 13:50.

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West Suffolk College hails 'thrilling' sport

The Women's Tour passing through Bury St Edmunds, just 28 miles to go!

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Final leg...

The riders have passed through Bury St Edmunds.

With less than an hour, and about 24 miles, to go until the expected finish time at 14:53, the crowds are starting to gather in Stowmarket.

Not so much rain now.

Women's Tour, Stowmarket
BBC

Rivera wins the first sprint

The Women's Tour has posted the results of the first sprint section of today's stage - outside RAF Honington, north of Bury St Edmunds.

  1. Coryn Rivera (Sunweb)
  2. Sheyla Gutierrez Ruiz (Movistar)
  3. Susanne Andersen (Sunweb)

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