HIGH winds have caused traffic problems in the area.
A tree fell in the A6003 in Preston on Wednesday night, blocking the road between Uppingham and Oakham.
Traffic was diverted through Wing until the road was reopened at about 8.45am.
A tree was also blown down on the road between Ayston and Ridlington but the road is now reopen.
In Ufford two trees blocked Walcot Road and a tree fell in Maxey Road, Helpston.
Police were called and the trees were removed with the help of members of the public.