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In their first meeting of 2018 members of the Diss and District Royal Air Force Association came together to reflect on the fundraising achievements of the previous year and look forward to what the new year holds.

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Yesterday, 17:12

Residents of a South Norfolk Village are being invited to attend the launch of a Community Heritage Project.

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Yesterday, 16:02

A South Norfolk town is set to receive almost one million pounds in funding to help address long running traffic problems which have brought misery for motorists.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

A care home is preparing to take part in the world’s biggest garden wildlife survey, the RPSB Big Garden Birdwatch.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

It is one of the most historic buildings in Diss and the centrepiece of the town’s Heritage Triangle regeneration project.

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St Mary's Church
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A car park over looking the picturesque Diss Mere could be set to be transformed if a planning application is successful.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Residents worried about the future of their village are rallying around to limit a bid for a 100-home development, which they claim is of unprecedented scale for a village of its size.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

An unusual music festival which brought a slice of European culture to Norfolk and proved to be a huge success, is set to return for a second time this spring.

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Diss Town Council
Sunday, January 14, 2018

Road safety concerns have led a parish council to vote against a controversial bid to build more than 70 new homes in the area.

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Mid Suffolk District Council
Saturday, January 13, 2018

A slimmer who lost over five stone in a matter of weeks has gained a new lease of life - and been crowned Mr Sleek 2017 by his fellow weight loss group members.

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

Inconsiderate motorists are continuing to cause problems in a newly-revamped town centre by parking illegally and causing obstructions.

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Diss Town Council
Thursday, January 11, 2018

A van with its front bumper held together by tape was deemed unfit to be on the road when pulled over by police.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Police are appealing for help to reunite a lost mobile phone with its owner.

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South Norfolk Police
Friday, January 5, 2018

The future of a public toilet block hangs in the balance as a structural report reveals the building is unsound and beyond repair.

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Graham Minshull
Friday, January 5, 2018

Roads in a cluster of rural villages could be made more dangerous if more than 100 new homes are built in the area, residents have warned.

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Mid Suffolk District Council
Thursday, January 4, 2018

A decision over whether to raise a town’s share of its council tax has been postponed - in a bid to try and keep the rise as low as possible.

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South Norfolk Council
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

He has been the “solid rock” of the community for many years who has overseen a number of important changes, including helping to bring back his town’s Christmas lights.

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Graham Minshull
Friday, December 22, 2017

Festive shoppers have donated over £1000 to St Martin’s Housing Trust, a charity which supports homeless people in Norwich and Norfolk.

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Norfolk
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

A family run swim school has found a novel solution to the dwindling number of pools available for swimming lessons - they’ve built their own.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, August 17, 2017

They planted a seed of £500 in a new natural fertiliser business.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Residents are set to start fundraising to save their village’s last remaining pub from closure and redevelopment.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Friends of a popular young man who sustained a potentially life-changing neck injury in a swimming accident have raised more than £10,000 to help with his recovery.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

A businessman says he is determined not allow a controversial decision to build a £10m agricultural plant in his village to go ahead - despite being told there are no other ways to challenge the move.

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South Norfolk Council
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A woman has had to be cut from her overturned car following a crash with another vehicle on the A1066.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Hundreds of people took the opportunity to step back in time to 15th-century Norfolk at a weekend event

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

A planning application to build a McDonald’s and petrol station on the Norfolk-Suffolk border has been met with a strong reaction from the local community.

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Facebook
Thursday, August 3, 2017

A new barber shop has been forced to delay its grand opening after its windows were smashed in what is believed to be a racially or religiously aggravated vandalism.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

A popular teenager seriously injured in a swimming accident has given a heartfelt thanks to a community which has rallied round to help his recovery.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Suffolk Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

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Suffolk Police
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

A free music event is promising a night of fantastic entertainment as it returns to a South Norfolk market town for its 12th consecutive year.

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