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There’s a surprising new arrival in the new Sea Lion Bay at Banham Zoo.

Two clouded leopards, ring-tailed lemurs and even a zebra. These are just some of the exotic animals being kept privately across Norfolk.

Broadland District Council

An appeal has been launched after a man approached two young children in a parked car.

It’s Bring Your Dog to Work Day on Friday 22 June. Let us know if you’re taking part!

Eastern Daily Press

If you are unsure about the amount of medication you’re taking, tell someone – that’s the message local people and carers are being urged to adopt during Learning Disability Week this week as part of a national campaign to stop the over medication of people with a learning disability.

NHS

Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner (PCC) is poised to decide whether to press forward with a possible takeover of the management of the county’s fire and rescue service.

Lorne Green

An update on a controversial public toilet block, on-street parking and an on going housing development are just some of the issues on the agenda at the next Diss Town Council meeting.

Trevor Wenman

Crime

Yesterday, 16:47

An appeal has been launched after a man approached two young children in a parked car.

Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner (PCC) is poised to decide whether to press forward with a possible takeover of the management of the county’s fire and rescue service.

Lorne Green

Police seized a tipper truck full of scrap when they found it wasn’t insured.

Diss

A man suspected of drink driving has been arrested on the edge of Diss after being involved in a crash.

A man has been arrested after windows of several shops in Diss were smashed.

South Norfolk police

Health

Yesterday, 10:09
NHS

If you are unsure about the amount of medication you’re taking, tell someone – that’s the message local people and carers are being urged to adopt during Learning Disability Week this week as part of a national campaign to stop the over medication of people with a learning disability.

Pharmacists are being trained to help spot the signs of cancer in a bid to ensure those who fear they have the deadly illness can get support faster.

A Norfolk man who thought he would never be able to have children is speaking out ahead of Father’s Day to encourage other men in the same situation to seek help.

NHS

Paramedic Tracy Nicholls has been appointed as director of clinical quality and improvement at East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST).

Robert Morton

Healthwatch Norfolk, the consumer champion for patients in Norfolk, will hold its annual general meeting on July 24, at the Forum, in Norwich, from 9.30am to 11am.

Norwich

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Education

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Long Stratton High School

A group of primary school pupils have celebrated their musical skills and hosted their very own mini festival.

A primary school’s £5.75m upgrade that will see its pupil capacity greatly increase has begun.

Keith Kiddie

A school is celebrating an exciting new future as it reopens as an academy.

Archbishop Sancroft High School

As headteacher of Archbishop Sancroft High School (ASHS) in Harleston for the past 10 years, Richard Cranmer knows better than anyone the increasing pressure on schools to deliver good results. Here, he tells ANDREW PAPWORTH why he thinks exam results are important, there is more to teaching than just grades.

A hard-working 10-year-old pupil won new sports equipment for her school after she persuaded the company behind major roadworks in her village to say sorry for the disruption caused.

Business

Friday, June 15, 2018

The owner of a family run business which has called Diss its home since 1971 has made the ‘heart wrenching decision’ to leave town after more than 45 years.

Staff at South Norfolk Council have raised more than £500 for a charity set up by one of its employees.

South Norfolk Council

Website and restaurant guide SquareMeal has revealed the UK’s favourite places to eat following votes from thousands of its readers, as well as bloggers and local foodies.

United Kingdom

Jamie Brown, head of knowledge and development at Archant, introduces Local Impact.

A national meat processor is on course to build western Europe’s “most advanced” poultry plant on the Norfolk/Suffolk border after securing planning permission.

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Yesterday, 16:47

An appeal has been launched after a man approached two young children in a parked car.

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There’s a surprising new arrival in the new Sea Lion Bay at Banham Zoo.

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Germany
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Treat the kids to hours of fun on flumes, inflatables and wave machines at these cool pools across the county...

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Wales
Sunday, August 20, 2017

The new owner of a Grade 1 listed inn that is said to be haunted by a friendly ghost says he will refurbish it but keep its character and history.

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Two clouded leopards, ring-tailed lemurs and even a zebra. These are just some of the exotic animals being kept privately across Norfolk.

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Broadland District Council

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