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Severe accident: A14 Suffolk eastbound

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A14 Suffolk eastbound severe accident, from J37 A142 Fordham Road Exning to J39 B1506.

A14 Suffolk - A14 closed and stationary eastbound from J37, A142 (Exning) to J39, B1506 (Kentford), because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: A142 Suffolk both ways

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A142 Suffolk both ways severe disruption, at A14 J37 Exning.

A142 Suffolk - A142 Fordham Road lane closed on exit slip road to one and it's heavy at Exning, because of a break down.

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Suffolk school pupils discuss what LGBTQ+ means to them
Classmates at Ormiston Endeavour Academy are getting ready for Suffolk Pride 2019.

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

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

A history of the big cycling events in Suffolk

Suffolk has been a favourite county for hosting stages of some of Britain's major cycling races in recent years.

In the inaugral Women's Tour in 2014, the third stage went from Felixstowe to Clacton.

In 2015, stage one ended in Aldeburgh where Lizzie Armitstead crashed at the finish line, while stage two went from Braintree in Essex to Clacton, via Sudbury and Hadleigh.

Women's Tour in East Bergholt, 2015
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Cyclists pass through John Constable's home village of East Bergholt in 2015

The 2016 event had a stage from Southwold to Norwich, while last year featured a stage beteen Framlingham and Southwold.

For the men's Tour of Britain, the opening stage in 2012 went from Ipswich to Norwich.

In 2015, it was back in Norfolk and Suffolk, including a sprint section on the runway at the Army's Wattisham airfield.

Tour of Britain at Wattisham airfield
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In 2017, the men had a sprint time trial at Clacton in Essex, followed by a stage six jaunt between Newmarket and Aldeburgh in Suffolk.

Severe accident: A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound

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A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound severe accident, from J36 A11 to J37 A142 Fordham Road Exning.

A14 Cambridgeshire - Stationary traffic on A14 eastbound from J36, A11 (Nine Mile Hill) to J37, A142 (Exning), because of all traffic being temporarily held and an accident.

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Severe disruption: A1304 Suffolk both ways

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A1304 Suffolk both ways severe disruption, from B1506 to Meridian Gardens.

A1304 Suffolk - A1304 Bury Road in Newmarket closed in both directions from the B1506 junction to the Meridian Gardens junction, because of a police incident.

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