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Yesterday, 16:48

Work to improve drainage and prevent flooding near a pedestrian crossing will see a road closure and diversion in the centre of Diss.

A First World War memorial campaign led by former head of the army Lord Dannatt will see 6ft tall Tommy silhouette statues erected around the county.

army

A Norfolk village plans to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War by adding the names of two men to its war memorial.

Norwich

Diss Waveney Rotary Club has given its handed out its Rotary Young Leadership Award (RYLA).

Rotary Club

Norfolk County Council leader Andrew Proctor discussed a range of key subjects in an interview with BBC Norfolk. Here is what he had to say:

Andrew Proctor

Norfolk County Council failed to tell an elderly couple the cost of care they did not want, or need, leading them to rack up £10,000 worth of debt.

County Council

They say that dogs are a man’s best friend but for the canines at Dogs Trust’s Rehoming Centre in Snetterton many are still looking for a home.

Crime

Friday, August 10, 2018
House of Commons

A children’s charity has criticised the Government after it appeared to go back on plans to change the law which would protect teenagers from adults working in positions of trust.

A man has been missing for five days after being last seen at a Norfolk pub.

Norfolk Police

A week-long crackdown on speeding drivers in Norfolk starts today as part of a Europe-wide campaign.

Lorne Green

Police on patrol in South Norfolk picked up a dog which had been found on the road in Bressingham.

Jason Selvarajah

The teenagers arrested in connection with an attack on a vulnerable woman in west Suffolk last week have not been placed in police protection, officers have clarified.

Suffolk police

Health

Yesterday, 11:20
County Council

Norfolk County Council failed to tell an elderly couple the cost of care they did not want, or need, leading them to rack up £10,000 worth of debt.

More than a quarter of children with eating disorders seen by the region’s mental health trust are waiting too long to begin their treatment, with some having to wait months for care.

NHS

Patients in Norfolk and Waveney have had their say on their GP surgeries in a wide-ranging survey.

NHS

Paramedics have claimed morale is at an “all time low” after new rules put restrictions on holiday time for half the year.

NHS

Dehydration and severe sunburn are just two complaints clinicians at Norfolk’s hospitals have been confronted with during the recent heatwave.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

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Education

Thu, 12:08
Hartismere School

Schools in South Norfolk all saw a rise in grades A* to C despite changes to A-levels away from coursework to final exams that many had predicted would make them harder.

Hundreds of students around the region will today open their all-important A-level results envelopes.

For thousands of GCSE students in Norfolk and Waveney, an all-important day is inching nearer.

For thousands of students around Norfolk and Suffolk, a big day is on its way.

In just over two weeks, hundreds of students around Norfolk and Waveney will be collecting their A-level results.

Business

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

A Norfolk haulage business that provides septic tank services across the county has gone into administration.

Norfolk businesses have just three weeks to enter the Great British High Street Awards.

A loyalty scheme to promote the quality of Norfolk produce to the county’s shoppers is being launched today, on Norfolk Day.

Norfolk Day 2018

Jamie Brown of Archant’s Local Impact programme examines how you can make your business stand out from the crowd.

archant

An East Anglian audio visual retailer is expecting full-year results to come in ahead of expectations after an “encouraging” first half of the year.

United Kingdom

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Yesterday, 16:48

Work to improve drainage and prevent flooding near a pedestrian crossing will see a road closure and diversion in the centre of Diss.

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Yesterday, 10:15

Works to connect water mains to a new housing development will force the closure of a Diss road for four days.

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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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Yesterday, 15:36

A First World War memorial campaign led by former head of the army Lord Dannatt will see 6ft tall Tommy silhouette statues erected around the county.

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army
Yesterday, 06:30

Tributes have been made to a champion classic motorcycle racer who died in Belgium last month.

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Belgium

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