Drivers are being advised to avoid some roads today as an abnormal load is escorted through Norfolk.

Police will be escorting a yacht, which is 21.5m long, 5.3m wide and 44,000kg, at 9.30am.

It is being escorted from Tunstead Rd, Hoveton to Fox’s Marina in Wherstead Rd, Ipswich.

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The route is as follows: Local Roads,Tunstead Rd, Horning Rd West, the A1151, the A149 and the B1152.

It will then travel on the A1064, the A47, the A140, the A14 J55 exit to avoid bridge, A14 and the A137, before following local roads to the site.

Police have warned drivers to expect delays on these roads.