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Concerned parents and carers are set to gather at a distance outside of County Hall today to protest against the government’s schools return plan.

The announcement that people shielding can now go outdoors has left people in the county feeling conflicted - with some feeling as though they had been “forgotten”.

No further coronavirus-related deaths have been announced in the region’s three main hospitals.

The majority of care homes in Britain have not had any staff tested for coronavirus, figures suggest, indicating the Government remains a long way off its target for universal testing by early June.

The remarkable generosity of Norfolk people has seen £1m raised to help charities stop vulnerable people from going hungry or being lonely during the coronavirus crisis.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Mobile coronavirus testing units are continuing to visit towns across the region next week – here is where you can find them.


Dental practices across the region will be allowed to reopen to patients from next month.

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Thursday, May 28, 2020
Coronavirus in Norfolk

Parkrunners in Norfolk and Waveney have at least another month to wait before they can resume their weekly 5km challenge.

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One of Norfolk’s favourite tourist attractions is the focus of a Channel 5 documentary set to air later this month.

Channel 4’s Four in a Bed sees B&B owners across the country stay at each other’s establishments and pay what they think their stay is worth, with the winner being named the best value for money. Since the show launched in 2010, these are some of the B&Bs in Norfolk that have appeared.

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