Search

Road hog! Pig causes delays on A11 at Thetford

PUBLISHED: 12:37 22 March 2016 | UPDATED: 12:38 22 March 2016

A pig was causing problems on the A11 at Thetford this morning.

A pig was causing problems on the A11 at Thetford this morning.

Archant

A pig caused delays for drivers at Thetford this morning after walking down the A11.

Norfolk & Suffolk’s Road Policing Unit were called to help the pig to safety and get it off the busy road.

It appears that the animal had been taking a stroll down the A11 after escaping from a nearby field.

Other news

Highways England have announced phased overnight road closures along the A11, beginning on August 7.

08:20

A woman who visited the British Sugar plant in west Norfolk says she has doubts over whether the mysterious smell that swept the county last month could have originated there.

Prince William has written a letter sharing his ‘profound respect’ for his colleagues in the East Anglian Air Ambulance as he prepares for his last shift as a pilot for the charity.

Yesterday, 20:32

Commuters are facing traffic turmoil after road accidents in three parts of Norfolk.

Most Read

Yesterday, 20:32

Commuters are facing traffic turmoil after road accidents in three parts of Norfolk.

Read more

Highways England have announced phased overnight road closures along the A11, beginning on August 7.

Read more
United Kingdom
08:20

A woman who visited the British Sugar plant in west Norfolk says she has doubts over whether the mysterious smell that swept the county last month could have originated there.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:08

A man who died following a serious two-car crash on the A11 at Barton Mills has been named as Charles McCulloch.

Read more
Cambridge

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 13°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Thetford and Brandon e-edition today E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter