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Two cars overturned in a Norfolk village, in separate incidents which happened within hours of each other.

Train passengers are facing cancellations or severe disruption due to ongoing major signalling problems.

Voters are currently casting their ballots at polling stations across the county to elect candidates for Norfolk and Waveney's 10 seats.

Voters will be heading to the polls today in what has been billed as the most important General Election in a generation.

General Election 2019

After a fiercely fought election campaign, the country's day of destiny has arrived.

Democracy is a beautiful thing - and it must be protected and cherished.

General Election 2019

People in Norfolk and Waveney will go to the polls on Thursday (December 12), to vote for the people they want to represent them as MPs in the Houses of Parliament.

General Election 2019

Crime

Yesterday, 09:23

Norfolk trading standards officers are warning people to be aware of "phishing" emails pretending to be from Amazon in the run-up to Christmas.

Cold callers have been trying to con people in Norfolk about 'recent car accidents'.

Police seized a dirt bike after it was ditched by the rider as they attempted to evade police in Harleston.

Police have confirmed the identity of the man whose body was found in the River Waveney and his next of kin have been informed.

Investigations are continuing into the circumstances surrounding a fire at an industrial unit on the Norfolk/Suffolk border that contained a cannabis factory.

Health

Ambitious plans to more than quadruple the size of a Norfolk care home and expand it into a care village have been shot down by councillors.

The bacteria which can cause Legionnaire's Disease has been discovered in the showers at a Norfolk leisure centre.

A retired director has recalled the simple joy of recognising his family again after a life-saving brain operation which risked erasing his most cherished memories.

Addenbrooke's Hospital

Campaigners say "alarm bells are ringing" as vital remaining hospital beds in a Suffolk town face the threat of being scrapped.

Norfolk health bosses have unveiled their plans to cope with winter pressures, with extra beds and more than £6m of funding in readiness for seasonal demand.

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Education

A Norfolk council is set to take over the management of a sports centre after a high school said it wanted to stop "subsidising the community use of the facility".

Childcare providers and sports clubs will benefit from extra business rate discounts in two Norfolk council areas.

A leisure centre where the bacteria which can cause Legionnaire's Disease was found has got the "all clear" but its showers are still shut.

A tiny south Norfolk primary school which faced closure in a mooted merger has been saved.

A mother has claimed an education plan for her autistic son is "not worth the paper it is written on" after he was turned away from specialist schools.

Business

Yesterday, 14:07

The chaotic roll-out of new trains in the region has taken a fresh twist, with the next wave of 111 vehicles postponed to "complete software development".

Hard-pressed train passengers have been dealt another blow, with Greater Anglia axing a host of its early morning catering services on the Norwich to London line in the New Year.

A new café has opened its doors in a village pub aiming to serve up some community spirit to local people who might otherwise feel isolated and cut off.

A Norfolk market town is among places where pub group Wetherspoons is to invest more than £200m and create around 10,000 new jobs.

Cold callers have been trying to con people in Norfolk about 'recent car accidents'.

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Two cars overturned in a Norfolk village, in separate incidents which happened within hours of each other.

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Yesterday, 15:58

A multi-million pound miniseries from Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg following the story of two US airmen based in Norfolk looks set to be made for Apple TV.

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Yesterday, 13:00

A man has died following a serious collision involving three vehicles which has caused a busy Suffolk road to close.

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Yesterday, 11:16

Emergency services are attending a serious collision on the A140 involving a lorry and two cars - with the road set to remain closed for most of the day.

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Yesterday, 09:23

Norfolk trading standards officers are warning people to be aware of "phishing" emails pretending to be from Amazon in the run-up to Christmas.

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