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Teachers and pupils alike had a great time celebrating Red Nose Day at Old Buckenham High School.

Residents are being warned to be on their guard after reports of cold calling incidents in Thetford, Diss and the surrounding areas.

British Summer Time officially begins at 1am on the last Sunday in March.

A village hall has held a grand re-opening following a substantial extension and refurbishment after receiving a grant from the Big Lottery Fund.

Pennoyer Centre

A £105,000 fund to support community groups across Norfolk and Suffolk has been announced today.

Norfolk Community Foundation

The terror attack on Westminster might demonstrate the worst in human nature but it has prompted random acts of kindness which show people at their very best.

Norfolk police

Religious leaders in Norfolk have united in condemnation of the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

West Norfolk

Crime

Thu, 21:15
Norfolk police

The terror attack on Westminster might demonstrate the worst in human nature but it has prompted random acts of kindness which show people at their very best.

Religious leaders in Norfolk have united in condemnation of the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

West Norfolk

Policing plans in Norfolk and Suffolk are being reviewed following the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

United Kingdom

Officers from Norfolk Constabulary have been left “shocked and saddened” by the death of Pc Keith Palmer who was killed in a suspected terror attack in Westminster.

London

Norfolk stands in solidarity with those affected by the London terror attack in the heart of the capital, and praises the heroes from our emergency services.

Norwich

Health

Saturday, March 18, 2017
England Ambulance Service

A group of dedicated paramedics are hoping a new volunteering scheme could be the difference between life and death for people who suffer life-threatening health emergencies.

Parents from Poringland will be hosting a charity ball to raise money for the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in honour of their daughter who passed away in 2010.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

A charity is warning of a rising number of children referred to its sleep service.

BBC

The number of people smoking in certain areas of Norfolk is on the rise despite figures showing that the proportion of smokers across Britain is at its lowest on record.

United Kingdom

Four of Norfolk and Suffolk’s seven NHS trusts have scored below the national average in two key questions asked of staff in the annual NHS Staff Survey.

NHS

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Education

Yesterday, 17:34

Teachers and pupils alike had a great time celebrating Red Nose Day at Old Buckenham High School.

A library mentoring project teaching more than 750 Norfolk residents to read can go ahead after receiving a funding boost of almost £100,000.

Young people learned about DNA at a free workshop designed to bring the wonders of science to children in a rural area.

Two English teachers from Norfolk have decided to address the problem of language gaps between pupils from differing economic backgrounds by developing a ground breaking classroom resource.

United Kingdom

Heads of hundreds of the county’s primary and secondary schools have warned of an “imminent” crisis, in hard-hitting letters sent to parents and carers. Here is the letter in full:

United Kingdom

Business

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Small rural firms who still keep old-fashioned paper records could struggle to adapt to government changes to make the tax system digital, it has been warned.

An opticians has its sights set high after being shortlisted for two awards in a national competition.

Norwich

Growing stature and a strengthened balance sheet will help audio visual distributor Midwich continue on the acquisition trail, its chief executive has said.

United Kingdom

Twin sisters are hoping to make their mark on the organic food industry with their creation of Nuoi Foods, an organic food business specialising in producing nut butter.

Twitter

Thousands of teenagers have a fresh insight into the variety of jobs and training on offer in Norfolk after a major careers festival.

Norwich

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Thursday, April 24, 2008

HE was one of the greatest soccer icons in history who captained the England team to its legendary 4-2 victory over West Germany in the 1966 World Cup.

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Yesterday, 07:00

A village hall has held a grand re-opening following a substantial extension and refurbishment after receiving a grant from the Big Lottery Fund.

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Pennoyer Centre
Wed, 12:40

Two English teachers from Norfolk have decided to address the problem of language gaps between pupils from differing economic backgrounds by developing a ground breaking classroom resource.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

East Anglia may benefit from a boost in US visitors following the announcement that Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg’s HBO miniseries, Masters of the Air, will focus on The 100th Bomb Group.

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United Kingdom
Monday, January 30, 2017

A woman was asked to step out of her car by man she thought was a police officer after the car he was driving, which had blue flashing lights, pulled up behind her on a quiet country road near a Norfolk village.

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