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Suffolk police

Detectives have said they have not given up in their quest to find the body of alleged Suffolk double murder victim Sylvia Stuart.

People in a market town are being asked their views on new traffic arrangements to be introduced as part of a £3.2m regeneration scheme.

Norfolk County Council

Celebrations have finally started at Chapel Road School after £13.9m work on relocating the Attleborough school to a larger and improved site commenced.

Norfolk County Council

Police in Diss are appealing for information following a burglary in the town.

Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Diss Waveney, the recently formed second Rotary Club in Diss, have carried out their first social service project in the town.

Rotary Club

Train passengers heading between Norwich and London are facing delays and cancellations today.


Daisy, who lives with her owners Brigitte and Stuart Girling and their son Will in Rickinghall, near Diss, was chosen from thousands of entries to appear in Pets at Home’s new advert.


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Diss Sport

Saturday, October 15, 2016
Thurlow Nunn League

Harleston Town manager Adam Gusterson is looking forward to seeing how his all-conquering side cope with their biggest test of the season so far.

London 2NE: Diss 30 Old Cooperians 15

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Following last week’s poor display at Romford, Diss returned to Mackenders to register their most accomplished performance of the season so far against morning leaders Old Cooperians.

John Laurie

A new junior rugby competition which rewards teams for their supporters’ good behaviour has begun its first run at Diss.


A host of the area’s clubs will be looking to see off county rivals in order to progress in a national competition.

Brett Whaley

Norfolk Entertainment

Pop band Take That is set to play Norwich next summer as part of the group’s newly announced tour.

United Kingdom

Inspiring champions of Norfolk’s rich cultural scene were celebrated at a special awards ceremony at Norwich Cathedral’s Hostry.


The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum at Neatishead, NR12 8YB, is open for an extra day this half-term week. It will open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (October 25, 26 and 27) for games, a treasure trail, model making, and the chance to sit in a real cockpit. Free admission for children with a paying adult.

A rare 90-year-old railway poster advertising Norfolk is set to fetch between £570 and £820 at an auction in America next week.

Punk rock band Stiff Little Fingers are bringing their 40th anniversary tour to Norwich next spring.

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Norfolk Sport

Goals from Ryan and Rossi Jarvis snatched a dramatic victory for Lowestoft Town over high-flying Bognor, with an injury-time strike from younger brother Rossi settling a fantastic game.

Norwich United go into their first ever meeting with Tilbury looking to put their recent bad run behind them.

Wisbech Town boss Dick Creasey has snapped up a player who cost his team victory on Wednesday night.

United Counties League Premier Division

Lowestoft Town boss Ady Gallagher wouldn’t hesitate in beefing up his forward line with Michael Spillane on a regular basis.

Monday’s draw for the second round of the Buildbase FA Vase will feature at least one Norfolk team – as Thetford and Great Yarmouth face each other this afternoon.

Danny White

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