A14 Toll Plan To Be Dropped

The Government has confirmed it is going to drop a plan to charge people to use an upgraded section of the A14.

There has been an ongoing campaign in Suffolk to drop the idea saying it would have been like taxing people to get to Suffolk.

Chief secretary to Treasury Danny Alexander, speaking on BBC Breakfast, said: 'I will be talking today about the A14, that is a major connection from some of our most important port facilities to get their goods to market.

'We will be confirming that that project is going ahead, it is going to be funded by the Government with no tolls on that road, but also no delay to the delivery of that project.

'That is an example of a key road where we need to get the investment going, where we are committed to the investment going forward, we are shortening the time scales to deliver that project.'

Rabbit Think Before Buying An Easter Bunny

A local animal rescue centre who take in abandoned bunnies from across Norfolk and Suffolk are urging people to think before committing to buy one this Easter.

chickens Former Bernard Matthews Owners Under Fire

Private equity firm Rutland Partners has come under fire for rejecting a buyout offer for Bernard Matthews that would have protected the turkey meat producer's pension scheme.

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