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A council worker has admitted growing more than 160 cannabis plants after falling into debt with drug dealers.

Campaigners against changes to women’s state pension age say they are “bitterly disappointed” with a county council’s decision not to allow those affected to receive free bus travel early.

The county councillor in charge of services for vulnerable children has been disqualified from driving for six months after being caught repeatedly breaking the speed limit.

A 14-year-old girl who went missing from near her home has been found.

Norfolk Live

A cute new arrival has brought hope to Norfolk’s miniature donkeys for wellbeing, after the charity feared it would not survive as it struggled to find funding.

People in Norfolk and Suffolk are likely to have to wait a little longer for the showers and thunderstorms which some other parts of the country have been experiencing.

More than £2.2m is being sought to pay for new cycle lanes, pedestrian crossings and bike parking to help people travel safely during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

A Norwich City fan group has raised thousands of pounds for local charities through selling Canaries-themed masks – much to the surprise and delight of its founders.

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Queues formed outside restaurants, cafés and pubs as diners flocked to grab a discounted dinner under the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme, which launched on Monday in a bid to boost the industry. Our reporters enjoyed a taste of the bargains on offer.

Food and Drink

A new map shows every independent restaurant, café and pub taking part in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out money-off scheme.

Food and Drink

Nearly 4000 restaurants across the East of England will cut diners’ bills by as much as 50pc, as the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme officially opens for business today.

Food and Drink

It has been a difficult time for food and drink vendors in recent months, but luckily there are some brilliant festivals running in Norfolk all summer long where they can trade.

Food and Drink

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