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An East Anglian estate agency franchise has collapsed into insolvency with the immediate closure of eight branches.

Center Parcs has pulled its advertising with the Daily Mail after a promotion appeared alongside a column criticising the diver Tom Daley and his husband Dustin Lance Black, who are expecting a child.


It’s a question which has divided the people of East Anglia for years.


Norfolk County Council are urging drivers to take extra care on the roads tonight.


A demolition firm has started work at a popular pub and restaurant ravaged by fire.

The clocks traditionally go forward an hour at 1am on the last Sunday in March.

An autistic man who keeps filming police has denied breaching his court order by making obscene gestures to two police officers.

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The second big London Two North derby of the season takes place at Mackenders on Saturday, with Diss playing host to long-term rivals North Walsham (2.30pm).

Harleston Magpies Ladies made it back-to-back wins in the East Conference by brushing aside Chelmsford at Weybread.

Lucy Whiting

Norwich secured a thoroughly deserved Norfolk Cup victory against Diss in conditions that called for a defined game plan and determined defensive strategy.

Matt Richards

A football team from Long Stratton High School have beaten six other teams to win the Canary Champions Cup.

Hartismere School

Years of quiet, efficient service to the Cyclists’ Touring Club in Norfolk were recognised by the award to Diss cyclist Tom Elkins of CTC Norfolk’s Service Shield.


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Pancake Day is right around the corner, so make sure you head to the shops and stock up on lemon, sugar and chocolate spread before it’s too late.


Hello! It’s the news you’ve all been waiting for - international superstar Lionel Richie is coming to Norfolk

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A Norfolk restaurant and hotel is to feature on the Channel 4 show Four in a Bed.

Here’s a look at some of the fantastic cafes, tea rooms and bistros across the county where you can have your cake and eat it too.


The Big Garden Birdwatch is the world’s largest garden wildlife survey and everyone is invited to take part.

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