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Shock has been expressed after the death of a woman involved in a collision with a postal lorry in the centre of Diss.

A woman has died after being involved in a collision with a lorry in the centre of Diss.

A man has admitted a string of offences involving causing a danger to road users by throwing rocks at vehicles driving on the Norfolk-Suffolk border and is asking for 86 similar offences to be taken into consideration.

The annual Perseid meteor shower is on the horizon, but this year it could be hampered by the moon.

Staff at council workplaces faced abuse more than once a day last year, on average - with teachers receiving the vast majority.

Museums, council offices and youth centres have been included in 27 new places which will soon provide sanitary products free of charge.

Investigations are underway into a serious accident involving a pedestrian and a lorry in the centre of Diss.

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Diss Sport

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Ryan Vickers is targeting a return for the next Bennetts British Superbike Championship round at Snetterton (July 19-21) as the rookie and the Marham-based RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki team bid to be back on the grid for their home round of the season.

Yamaha Motor UK is preparing something special for the sixth round of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Snetterton, July 19-21 2019.


Essex-based Danny Buchan is raring to go for his home round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship after claiming his first race win in the series last time out at Knockhill in Scotland.


Diss Events

Following the success of its recent summer tours of As You Like It and Twelfth Night, acclaimed East Anglian theatre company RoughCast return to Shakespeare for its 2019 production.

Buckets and spades at the ready as families are set to enjoy all the fun of the beach at a new event in Diss Park.

Phill Jupitus was among the bargain hunters as a TV antiques programme made a second visit to a Norfolk town this year.

A showcase of works by two important British artists is bringing a splash of colour to Diss over the summer.

From the Rovers Return to the Queen Vic, the pub has long been a scene for dramas on screen, and a play coming to Diss features life on both sides of the bar.

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