Main route into town closed for gas works

PUBLISHED: 16:39 15 January 2018 | UPDATED: 16:39 15 January 2018

Blyburgate, Beccles is closed for gas works.  PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Blyburgate, Beccles is closed for gas works. PHOTO: Nick Butcher


One of the main roads leading into Beccles town centre has closed in order for gas connection works to take place.

Cadent, formally known as National Grid, started work in Blyburgate today and are expected to finish by Friday, January 19.

A Cadent spokesman said: “We are currently carrying out gas connections work in Blyburgate, Beccles.

“This important work involves laying a new gas service pipe which will enable more people to connect to the gas network.

“To enable the work to be carried out safely and efficiently this section of road is currently closed.

“We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

“A diversion via Peddars Lane and London Road has been agreed with the local authority.”

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