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Youngsters on one of the floats at Pulham Market Carnival.

Pulham Market Carnival wows again as French Revolution, space travel and dinosaurs parade through the village

It’s a village carnival which has been bringing the community together for 44 years.

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Firefighters rescue person from flooding in Quidenham

Firefighters have had to rescue a person trapped in flooding in Quidenham.

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EDP Stars of Norfolk awards. Overall winner, Joyce Hammond. Picture: Denise Bradley

What is 2013’s overall Star of Norfolk doing now?

She was in critical care just two months before her big award win.

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The Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Recovery College celebration event at Dunston Hall. Speaker Jane Sayer, director of nursing, quality and patient safety. Picture: Denise Bradley

Health watchdog urges mental health trust to improve community services in Norfolk and Suffolk

A mental health trust has been urged to improve the standard of community-based support after a survey of patients ranked Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust near the bottom of a national league table.

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Flash floods have caused problems on Norfolk's roads.

Update: Flash floods cause problems on Norfolk’s roads and woe for train travellers

Flash flooding has caused problems on a number of Norfolk roads this evening and created headaches for train travellers.

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The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on stage previously at Lowestoft's Marina Theatre.

Downton Abbey star supports Lowestoft armed forces charity concert at Marina Theatre

This weekend, millions of people are expected to tune in and watch the new series of television favourite Downton Abbey.

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GOAL: Kirkley and Pakefield FC's Kyle Baker (blue) celebrates a goal during their FA Vase win over Diss at Walmer Road. Pictures: MICK HOWES

Thurlow Nunn League preview: Diss Town boss refuses to call start a real disaster

Diss Town will be looking to finally end their barren start to the term at the 10th time of asking.

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Tom Daly with a 3lb 8oz rainbow taken from Blackdyke.

Harleston angler Wayne Chapman sets new county record at Bergh Apton

Five hours of strenuous match fishing left a Norfolk angler with aching arms after heaving out more than his own weight in carp.

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Great Melton U11s celebrating winning the SNCL.

Promotion joy for Great Melton

It was quite a coincidence as two Great Melton sides completed their campaigns against Rocklands last weekend. Both won to preserve unbeaten records and both had plenty to celebrate as the curtain came down on another league season.

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Danny Welbeck  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Welbeck fires message to Arsenal’s title rivals and predicts more improvement

Danny Welbeck has warned Arsenal’s title rivals he is just warming up after opening his Gunners account.

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Ramires of Chelsea (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Chelsea star vows to fight for his place despite added competition

Chelsea midfielder Ramires claims he will be staying at Stamford Bridge for ‘much longer’ despite not being an automatic first choice this season.

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George Groves celebrates his victory over Christopher Rebrasse  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

George Groves calls out Carl Froch again after winning Wembley return

George Groves made a winning return to action in his first fight since losing to Carl Froch in May by outpointing Frenchman Christopher Rebrasse at Wembley Arena.

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