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A 26-year-old care worker from Diss who was found to be 28 times the ketamine limit after crashing her new car into a tree died a day later at Addenbrooke’s hospital in Cambridge.

A 58-year-old man from Larling, near Attleborough, has been handed a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO).

Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Norfolk and Waveney could broker “single contracts” with major providers as part of the region’s healthcare overhaul.

A busy roundabout in Wymondham will be closed for two nights for resurfacing works.

Norfolk Police

A retirement estate under construction in Wymondham will be named after rugby club legend and architect Bob Sutton, it has been announced.

Wymondham Rugby Football Club

A runner who suffers from the same rare blood cancer as his brother will be taking on the Simplyhealth Great North Run.

A family run swim school has found a novel solution to the dwindling number of pools available for swimming lessons - they’ve built their own.

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Crime

Yesterday, 17:01

A 58-year-old man from Larling, near Attleborough, has been handed a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO).

It’s a relatively new technology that drivers have been using to settle insurance claims and capture footage of the unexpected.

Eastern Daily Press

Police in Norfolk are to target speeding drivers in the county as part of an enforcement campaign.

Lorne Green

The son of murdered 83-year-old dog walker Peter Wrighton has described his father as a “mild-mannered and gentle” man.

Peter Wrighton

A mother is appealing for the man who knocked her teenage son off his bike, before giving him £10 and driving away, to come forward.

Health

Yesterday, 18:27

Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Norfolk and Waveney could broker “single contracts” with major providers as part of the region’s healthcare overhaul.

His son was born with a disease so rare that fewer than one in 15,000 children have it.

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Professionals who work with children and teenagers in Norfolk and Waveney will be given specialist training to identify the signs of harmful sexual behaviour following the launch of a new initiative designed to reduce offending and protect vulnerable young people.

The EDP is to put a special focus on mental health and well-being in a unique special edition of the newspaper.

Department for Education

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Education

Yesterday, 07:00
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A family run swim school has found a novel solution to the dwindling number of pools available for swimming lessons - they’ve built their own.

Hundreds of students in Norfolk and Waveney nervously awaiting results will today discover how they fared in their A-levels.

She has lived with a condition called hypermobility syndrome since she was 12 years old.

Neil McShane

Hundreds of students across Norfolk and Suffolk nervously awaiting results will soon discover how they fared in their A-levels.

Youngsters at a Wymondham school have been given the chance to learn about the environment at an ecology workshop day.

Browick Road Primary School

Business

Friday, August 11, 2017
Jean-Marc Gales

Sports car manufacturer Group Lotus has hailed a milestone in the business after making a long-awaited return to profitability.

The boss of an award-winning Norfolk business is warning others of a weakness in the banking system which saw him lose more than £16,000 to scammers.

George Freeman

A networking group has rapidly become one of the most popular meet-ups of its kind in the country.

A chain of dry cleaners has been saved after the company and its assets were bought out of liquidation.

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A poultry group has been ordered to reduce the number of vehicles it runs after a former transport manager took less than four hours rest in a 24-hour period.

Attleborough

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Mon, 15:22

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious road collision at Hilborough, near Swaffham on Friday, August 18.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Friday, August 18, 2017

The crash, between a Vauxhall and a Peugeot, happened at around 2.10pm today.

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Thursday, February 6, 2014

It was its down-at-heel aura that first attracted Polly Grieff to the crumbling Old Manor at Saham Toney.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2009

A rapist who subjected a young woman to a “truly horrific” ordeal after kidnapping her from a car park could be free within five years following an appeal court ruling last week.

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Yesterday, 12:32

Watton’s new museum will be opening its door for a special one-off event.

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