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A house-builder has helped Poringland Wanderers Football Club purchase a new kit for their under-16 and under-17 teams.

He is a handsome hound who is sniffing out a new home where he can have his favourite treats.

Wymondham’s Encore singers will perform a special Christmas show at Wymondham Abbey next month.

An historical brass band which is thought to be one of the oldest in Norfolk has celebrated an anniversary milestone.

Work has started on the £10m EACH nook hospice in Framingham Earl, which will replace Quidenham. Two families have spoken of their support for EACH.

The union representing ambulance crews in our region has called on chiefs to buy new jackets for staff for the winter months.

Shoppers in Diss will have less parking spaces if plans to build on more than 60 spaces from a supermarket in the town 
go ahead.

South Norfolk Council

Crime

Thu, 12:43

The hunt is still on for a beloved community collared dove that has gone missing in a South Norfolk village.

A number of burglaries in the Breckland area in which jewellery and cash were stolen may be linked, police have said.

Police are on the hunt for a woman who is on the run from prison.

A safe containing cash has been stolen from a property in Attleborough.

Norfolk Police is dealing with a challenging set of circumstances due to reductions in the money it gets from central government. Here, chief constable Simon Bailey talks about the main issues the force faces.

Health

Fri, 23:58

The union representing ambulance crews in our region has called on chiefs to buy new jackets for staff for the winter months.

A day of celebration recognised almost 200 staff and volunteers from the region’s ambulance service.

NHS

Norfolk veterans with mental health problems can now receive help from man’s best friend as a new initiative which pairs ex-service personnel with rescue dogs in need of a new home.

NHS

It was an appeal which put Norwich on the map as one of the best centres in the country for diabetes treatment.

NHS

Outdoor gym equipment has been installed on a village playing field to help its residents keep fitter and healthier.

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Education

Tue, 12:26

A Norfolk’s high school musical sold out for every night of its performance.

It is the biggest academy trust in Norfolk, having grown to 30 schools in its four years. Lauren Cope talks to the outgoing and new chief executives at the Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT), as it turns a new page.

Norfolk County Council

“You can’t dampen our spirits” - that was the message from a primary school after its firework display was put in jeopardy by an arson attack.

London

What we need to succeed in life is a question many of us spend years trying to find the answer to.

A south Norfolk school is in need of donations for an up-coming charity auction.

Diss High School

Business

Wed, 16:30
United Kingdom

An East Anglian cider-making operation which began as home-brewing is now blazing a trail in top-end tipples.

A major chain of pharmacies has announced plans to close up to 190 branches – prompting a Norfolk MP to warn about the health and social risks of losing the “lifeline” service.

Clive Lewis

LloydsPharmacy will close 190 stores across England due to changes in government policy, with its parent company blaming funding cuts and business rates for the move.

NHS

An East Anglian technology firm has been presented with its second Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

Diss

Two Norfolk businesswomen have been recognised as some of the leading women in social enterprise.

Most Read

Fri, 17:18

Shoppers in Diss will have less parking spaces if plans to build on more than 60 spaces from a supermarket in the town 
go ahead.

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South Norfolk Council
Tue, 11:57

A Suffolk pub was packed out for its quiz night as it turned its usual Tuesday quizzing into a fundraising night for the Poppy Appeal and The Royal British Legion.

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Royal British Legion
Friday, September 29, 2017

The new landlord and lady of a popular pub are hoping to once again make it the centre of village life.

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London
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
Fri, 15:58

South Norfolk building schemes have been celebrated at this years South Norfolk Council Design Awards.

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