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Police have targeted speeders

More than 1,500 drivers caught speeding in Norfolk and Suffolk in week long police operation

More than 1,500 drivers across Norfolk and Suffolk have been caught speeding during a week-long police road safety campaign.

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Greater Anglia train on the Norwich to London service run by Abellio.  Photo: Bill Smith

Fault causes more delays on the Norwich-London rail line

Commuters have endured more rail delays this evening following a fault on the Norwich-London mainline.

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GPs are warning that waiting times could get longer because of a recruitment crisis.

Graphic: Doctors warn of longer waiting times for GP appointments in Norfolk and Suffolk

Senior doctors have warned patients to expect more delays after new figures revealed that almost a sixth of Norfolk and Suffolk residents have to wait more than a week for a GP appointment.

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Crews were called to a kitchen fire in Hellesdon this morning.

Rider treated after horse gets stuck in mud in East Harling

Firefighters have provided trauma care to a rider after a horse got stuck in mud in East Harling.

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The United Reform Church has had some refurbishment work enabling them to build new kitchen facilities and a meeting room.
Secretary Gabrielle Pagan with centre users Steph Richardson of Intergrate Youth for Christ, Karen Turnbull, youth and schools worker and Isabel Richardson.
Wymondham Station
Ethan and Reuben Harvey and Owen Curtis.

Community boost as Diss church opens extension

A church is celebrating the opening of a new extension and meeting room.

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East Anglia At War See all

A new WW1-linked exhibition called Letters Home, which    Rachel Willis is co-ordinating, includes letters, diaries and postcards.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Photo gallery: Poignant tales of pride, grief and pain from Norfolk soldiers on the front line

It was a cry for help, one of hundreds of thousands of letters written in desperation and with fading hope as a war which laid waste to a generation tore at the hearts of ordinary people far from the battlefield.

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Diss Town defend a corner against Stanway.

A week to forget for Diss Town

Diss Town slipped to a 6-0 defeat at Stanway Rovers.

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Paralympic hopeful Danny Nobbs, who has switched from shot putt to javelin with the help of his coach Tim Newenham.
Photo by Simon Finlay.

Danny Nobbs insists his plans for 2016 Paralympics are on track

Attleborough’s Danny Nobbs insists the countdown to Rio is going to plan after the javelin thrower finished fifth at the IPC Athletics European Championships.

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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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Tyrone Mings of Ipswich. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Ipswich boss reveals he turned down ‘substantial’ Crystal Palace bid for defender

Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy has claimed Crystal Palace tried everything in their power to sign defender Tyrone Mings on transfer deadline day.

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Toby Alderweireld  (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Tottenham target reveals why he joined Southampton

New Southampton defender Toby Alderweireld claims a personal phone call from boss Ronald Koeman persuaded him to move to the south coast.

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Romford's Ryman Division One North clash at Brightlingsea Regent was abandoned due to floodlight failure at North Road

Light relief for Romford

Ryman Div 1N: Brightlingsea Regent 2 Romford 0 (abandoned 52 mins, floodlight failure)

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