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Tom and Jack Parsons, from Archbishop Sancroft High School in Harleston.

Sibling rivalry boosts Harleston twins’ GCSE grades

They say that sibling rivalry is one of the toughest forms of competition a youngster has to face.

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Alex Oslavio (far left) and her friends Emily Pegg (middle) and Holly Ranson (right)

GCSE results:Diss High School celebrates a rise in grades

Diss High School achieved a great set of results with A*-C grades up 8pc on last year.

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Members of the Campaign to Save Mental Health Services in Norfolk and Suffolk at the North Norfolk Clinical Commisioning Group meeting at Aylsham.

Campaign group and mental health trust for Norfolk and Suffolk pledge to work together

A campaign group has pledged to work more closely with the mental health bosses in Norfolk and Suffolk, it has been announced.

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Norfolk Care Awards 2014. Pictured: Outstanding Achievement - Paul Goldsmith and Paul Scott.  Photo: Supplied

Nominations set to open for second Norfolk Care Awards

Nominations are set to open for the second Norfolk Care Awards, which aim to showcase and highlight excellence amongst care and support services across the county.

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Are e-cigarettes resulting in reduction in demand for NHS quit smoking services?

Could e-cigarettes be to blame for a reduction in demand for NHS stop smoking services?

The growing popularity of e-cigarettes has been partly blamed on a dramatic decrease in the number of people accessing NHS services to quit smoking.

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Village at War event at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse

Costumed soldiers will re-enact the departure of troops from Dereham as they headed for the First World War

The final parade of hundreds of soldiers in Dereham before they headed out to the grim battlefields of the First World War will be re-enacted as part of a Norfolk museum’s Village at War weekend.

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Mulbartons Tristan Cliffe on his way to one of his two victories at the weekend.

Cliffe still in contention for championship

Mulbarton’s Tristan Cliffe went to Brands Hatch knowing that his F3 Cup championship rival Toby Sowery could clinch the title if he won both races and picked up bonus points for fastest lap. The full Grand Prix circuit at Brands Hatch is Tristan’s favourite venue so he was hopeful of a good result.

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A wicket goes tumbling during Diss' win over Old Buckenham.

Diss form continues with win over local rivals

Diss continued their recent good form with a nail-biting two wicket win over local rivals Old Buckenham at Rectory Meadow in the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division.

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The Tangerines of Diss Town have started the season poorly. Picture: John Hutton.

Boss Derbyshire carries the can for Diss Town’s poor early form ahead of their FA Cup test

Diss Town will be looking to end their winless start to the season this afternoon when they welcome in-form Holbeach United in the FA Cup extra preliminary round.

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Ken Bowman receives his trophy from Darren Maskell of Hillside Office Supplies.

Captain turns on the style at Diss

Saturday saw a competitive field of 80 take part in Diss Golf Club’s Hillside Classic, a mixed singles Stableford. The event, sponsored by Hillside Office Supplies, was played in fine but windy conditions with 12 players beating the par for the course, a higher than average result.

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Dermot Drummy. (Photo by Paul Thomas/Getty Images)

Mourinho responds as Crystal Palace linked with Chelsea coach Dermot Drummy

Jose Mourinho will leave it up to Dermot Drummy to decide whether he wants to pursue a career in management with Chelsea’s international head coach.

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Federico Fazio (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images for UEFA)

Sevilla boss wishes Fazio well as defender nears £8m Spurs transfer

Sevilla manager Unai Emery has wished Federico Fazio well as the defender edges closer to a move to Tottenham.

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Petr Cech (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Mourinho reveals Cech reaction to Burnley snub amid exit rumours

Jose Mourinho has not noticed any difference in goalkeeper Petr Cech after he opted to drop the veteran stopper and replace him with Thibaut Courtois in Monday’s win over Burnley.

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