Search

Frost and ice on Norfolk’s roads

PUBLISHED: 06:57 04 December 2018 | UPDATED: 08:42 04 December 2018

Icy roads near Stalham last December.

Icy roads near Stalham last December.

Archant

Norfolk has woken up to frosty and icy roads this morning.

Norfolk has woken up to frosty and icy roads this morning, with Norfolk Police and East of England Ambulance urging drivers to be extra careful.

The police have said it may be icy on some rural roads while the ambulance service has tweeted: “It’s a bitterly cold start this morning, so please be extra careful on the roads and on the icy paths.

“Take the extra few minutes before setting off to ensure your windscreen is fully clear.”

There is no official weather warning from the Met Office but many roads and pathways are covered with ice.

Temperatures are currently hovering around 1C across the county.

Meanwhile, Norfolk police have said there are tailbacks on the A11 due to a broken-down vehicle.

Motorists heading south from Norwich on the road toward Wymondham are facing delays of up to twenty minutes.

Police have said the vehicle will be recovered at 8:00am.

For more information on travel across Norfolk this morning visit our live traffic map.

Other news

Yesterday, 19:51

Groups campaigning for a People’s Vote on Brexit took to the streets of Norfolk over the weekend joining thousands of others around the country in a day of action.

Yesterday, 10:41

Drivers are being forced to pay a “stealth tax”, it has been claimed, after it was revealed car owners in Norwich paid £74 on average last year to park their cars.

Yesterday, 09:34

Architects and inventors of the future are benefitting from creative projects focussed on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.

Saturday, December 8, 2018

The number of fixed-penalty notices (FPNs) issued to cyclists in Norfolk has fallen dramatically over the past two years, new figures have revealed.

Most Read

Yesterday, 19:51

Groups campaigning for a People’s Vote on Brexit took to the streets of Norfolk over the weekend joining thousands of others around the country in a day of action.

Read more
Europe
Yesterday, 10:41

Drivers are being forced to pay a “stealth tax”, it has been claimed, after it was revealed car owners in Norwich paid £74 on average last year to park their cars.

Read more
Broadland District Council
Yesterday, 09:34

Architects and inventors of the future are benefitting from creative projects focussed on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.

Read more
Norfolk Community Foundation
Saturday, December 8, 2018

The number of fixed-penalty notices (FPNs) issued to cyclists in Norfolk has fallen dramatically over the past two years, new figures have revealed.

Read more
Norfolk Police
Saturday, December 8, 2018

The East Anglian Air Ambulance will benefit from a law firm’s fundraiser that brought in £216.

Read more
Hilary Bushell

Most Commented

Yesterday, 19:51

Groups campaigning for a People’s Vote on Brexit took to the streets of Norfolk over the weekend joining thousands of others around the country in a day of action.

Read more
Europe
Yesterday, 10:41

Drivers are being forced to pay a “stealth tax”, it has been claimed, after it was revealed car owners in Norwich paid £74 on average last year to park their cars.

Read more
Broadland District Council
Yesterday, 09:34

Architects and inventors of the future are benefitting from creative projects focussed on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.

Read more
Norfolk Community Foundation
Saturday, December 8, 2018

The number of fixed-penalty notices (FPNs) issued to cyclists in Norfolk has fallen dramatically over the past two years, new figures have revealed.

Read more
Norfolk Police
Saturday, December 8, 2018

The East Anglian Air Ambulance will benefit from a law firm’s fundraiser that brought in £216.

Read more
Hilary Bushell

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 7°C

min temp: -2°C

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dereham Times e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Dereham Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy