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Runners will dress in purple in memory of a mum-to-be who tragically lost her life to epilepsy in May this year, along with her unborn daughter.

Two executive directors have handed in their resignations at the region’s beleaguered mental health trust.

Michael Scott

A dangerous driver who had taken cocaine to stay awake to help care for his sick baby, was clocked going 120mph on the A47, near Norwich, in a bid to escape police, a court heard.

Norwich Crown Court

Every year, the clocks go back in October when British Summer Time ends.

A weather warning has been issued by the Met Office for strong winds in parts of Norfolk and Waveney.

Met Office

Ambulance staff have been praised for their commitment to ensuring new response standards for crews to reach sick patients went live.


A man has been charged with eight counts of burglary offences which were committed in less than a week.

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Diss Sport

Tue, 20:37
Matthew Munnings

Diss Otters held their biggest event of the year, the Sprint Open Gala, at the UEA Sportspark.

There is to be no repeat of last season’s Norfolk Senior Cup run when Town reached the semi- finals of the competition.

Thurlow Nunn Premier Division

Diss Golf Club’s Ladies’ Open event was once again very popular, with 20 teams from 18 different clubs from Norfolk and Suffolk taking part.

Diss Golf Club

Diss Town suffered a narrow defeat in their ever fixture with Norwich CBS, formerly Spixworth, at the FDC at Bowthorpe.

Diss Town

After getting a bye in the first round Scole played their first game in the Norfolk Senior Cup at home to fellow Anglian Combination Division One side Hindringham.

Ben Norton-Hugman

Diss Events

There is always a lot going on in south Norfolk. Here are just a few ideas of what to do and where to go this weekend (Saturday, October 21-Sunday, October 22).

Wymondham College

Oscar Wilde’s ‘A Woman of No Importance’ is to be broadcast live to the Cornhall in Diss next month,.


A Paris romance comes to Diss

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Paris is one of the most romantic places in the world and it will be coming to Diss for one night only.


This is certainly not the first time pub-goers have flipped over a beer mat to doodle away or scribble a message.


An emotive image of waves washing ashore at Caister-on-Sea has been voted into top place at a camera club’s contest.

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