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From Abraham Lincoln’s ancestral home to Thomas Paine, East Anglia has a strong connection with the United States of America.

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United Kingdom
Yesterday, 14:26

Following the wrath of Ophelia earlier in the week, a new storm looks set to sweep the country.

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Met Office
57 minutes ago

Drivers face weeks of disruption and a 30 mile diversion as a one mile stretch of the A47 is set to close.

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United Kingdom
07:25

People living along Norfolk’s coast are warned to expect gusts of up to 50mph this weekend.

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Met Office
Yesterday, 17:03

Energy industry workers have revealed their frustration at the delays and problems caused by cancellations of flights linking the country’s biggest power hubs.

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United Kingdom
Yesterday, 11:06

Historic falcon statues from a pub campaigners are trying to get listed have gone missing.

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United Kingdom
Wed, 17:00

Norfolk will be celebrating its trading relationships with the Netherlands as a special guest visits the county this week.

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University of East Anglia
Wed, 13:09

A hospital nurse is undertaking a 10K race with a difference this weekend by hopping on a Space Hopper to raise funds for the Cavell Nurses’ Trust.

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James Paget University Hospital
Tue, 15:17

One of Great Yarmouth’s towering land mark buildings is to spectacularly change its colour to help promote the fight against polio.

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Rotary Club
Mon, 14:31

A woman living with disabilities is waiting to hear if she makes it through to the finals of a national competition celebrating the work she has done for charity.

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United Kingdom
Mon, 06:31

More patients will be prescribed walking classes, soup socials and debt advice by GPs rather than medication under a radical plan to transform the NHS in Norfolk and Waveney.

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NHS
Saturday, October 14, 2017

They are a beautiful and intriguing part of virtually every community across Norfolk.

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Wymondham College
Friday, October 13, 2017

Remembering rubbish lorries

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Theresa May
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

More than 90 young people between the ages of 18 and 25 were caught watching live TV or BBC iPlayer without a TV Licence in Great Yarmouth in the past year, according to new figures released by TV Licensing.

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BBC
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Bus drivers from across the region have donned retro punk outfits to reinvent a classic nursery rhyme for a new music video.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

A record 800 novice and seasoned runners will be pulling on their trainers to take part in the East Coast Run 2017 on Sunday, October 15.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

More than 180 towns, villages and hamlets across Norfolk are to benefit from increased 4G coverage.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The manager of a Gorleston shop has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to raise more than £5,000 for a children’s charity, as well as to scatter the ashes of a lifelong friend.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, October 7, 2017

Despite my oft-repeated claim that my lifelong ambition was to be a journalist, I must confess for a short time as a youngster I did fancy becoming... a dustman!

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United Kingdom
Friday, October 6, 2017

Time to end the school protest

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European Union
Friday, October 6, 2017

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is looking for volunteers in Norfolk for a study into how best to support new mothers in giving up smoking long-term.

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University of East Anglia
Friday, October 6, 2017

The biggest Lottery jackpot ever offered in the UK could be won on Friday.

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Lewis Hamilton
Friday, October 6, 2017

An England and West Ham legend says he is looking forward to talking about his career at Great Yarmouth’s Britannia Pier.

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United Kingdom
Friday, October 6, 2017

Time to embrace town’s heritage

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Theresa May
Friday, October 6, 2017

Time to embrace town’s heritage

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Theresa May
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for strong winds across East Anglia with the worst of the gusts expected to hit on Thursday morning.

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Met Office
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

A running group that helps people in Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft take up the activity has organised an event to promote mental wellbeing.

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United Kingdom
Monday, October 2, 2017

Monarch Airlines has gone into administration and has cancelled around 300,000 future bookings.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, October 1, 2017

Lifeboat crew and paramedics worked for 40 minutes to resuscitate a person who suffered a cardiac arrest at Thurne Mouth on Sunday morning.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, September 30, 2017

Derek James salutes Norwich Stars speedway great Johnnie Chamberlain, the ‘Tom Thumb’ of the track.

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