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People have been urged to continue to stick to coronavirus guidance despite fears the case of the UK government’s senior aide Dominic Cummings may see an erosion of public confidence in the rules.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, May 22, 2020

Headteachers have warned children could be getting “part-time education” for some time, at a debate focused on the reopening of schools in Norfolk.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Four schools in Norfolk got pupils together online to record a specially written song thanking their teachers during lockdown.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

The Government’s plan to potentially start allowing children in reception, year one and six to return to school from June 1 has received mixed reactions.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Young people from across Norfolk are still facing long waits for mental health treatment despite improvements to services, the makers of a new documentary highlighting the issue have warned.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Headteachers and the Norfolk representative of the biggest teachers’ union are set to join parents for a virtual video debate of the reopening of schools.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Almost two thirds of parents in Norfolk believe that children should not return to school until September.

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Monday, May 18, 2020

Teachers and support staff should ask dozens of questions about safety before schools decide to open their doors to more pupils next month, according to the latest guidance from education unions.

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Monday, May 18, 2020

The UK’s latest daily coronavirus death toll was the lowest since lockdown began, with 160 deaths recorded.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Coronavirus deaths in the UK have risen to at least 33,186 after 494 more fatalities were recorded in hospitals in the last 24 hours.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wednesday, May 13, 2020

The government is aiming to see all primary school children spend a month back at school before the summer holidays, according to its updated guidance.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Online funerals, personalised services and protective gear for staff are among the lengths funeral directors are having to go to give meaningful ways for mourners to say goodbye to loved ones.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, May 11, 2020

Headteachers have said plans for primary children to start returning to the classroom from June 1 needs to be proved to be safe and workable amid concerns over social distancing young pupils and staff.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, May 11, 2020

Young children could start returning to nurseries in from June 1, with the aim for all primary school pupils to go back for a month before summer.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, May 11, 2020

Enforcing new looser lockdown guidelines could prove “impossible” when some people have shown they “don’t have much common sense”, Norfolk Police Federation has warned.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, May 8, 2020

Households are being urged to continue to adhere to coronavirus restrictions over the bank holiday weekend amid fears some may be tempted to break the rules by warm weather and talk of easing lockdown.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, May 7, 2020

Relaxing stay-at-home orders and allowing some non-essential businesses to reopen are the lowest risk measures to get the UK out of lockdown, according to research from the University of East Anglia.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, May 7, 2020

Norfolk Guides are inviting people to relive history at a special online camp over the VE weekend.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Prime minister Boris Johnson is to announce on Sunday his plans to restart the economy and ease lockdown restrictions.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Lockdown restrictions could be eased for outdoor activities, officials have indicated as the UK’s declared death toll from coronavirus passed Italy’s.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

The UK now has the highest death toll in Europe from coronavirus after new official figures revealed that more than 32,000 people have died from the virus.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Reopening schools prematurely could risk creating a spike in the transmission of Covid-19, teaching unions have warned.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, May 4, 2020

Six more people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in Norfolk’s hospitals.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, May 1, 2020

Police are appealing for witnesses in the hunt for a knifeman who tried to rob a Post Office in a small village.

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Friday, May 1, 2020

The Government claims it has hit its target for 100,000 coronavirus tests per day, as it confirmed another 739 had died from the disease.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, May 1, 2020

Coronavirus has impacted all levels of education, from nurseries to final exams. But for many 17 and 18-year-olds, the impact has been particularly acute.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Thousands of Norfolk teenagers are facing huge uncertainty over exams after their GCSEs were cancelled.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

More than a fifth of parents say they are not doing any home education with their primary school-aged children during the Covid-19 lockdown, a survey suggests.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Exams are a stressful time for pupils at the best of times, but the coronavirus crisis had added a layer of uncertainty to those who were expecting to sit them this summer.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Schools are set to reopen to children in a “phased manner” after the Covid-19 lockdown, the Education Secretary has said.

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