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A refuse collection team is self-isolating after three members tested positive for coronavirus.

Accessibility issues with Norfolk County Council’s website could be “blocking disabled people accessing vital online services”, a disability charity has warned.

Coronavirus cases have risen in both North and South Norfolk and in the past seven days, according to the latest figures.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Two patients have died from coronavirus - the first pandemic related deaths in Norfolk’s hospitals for more than six weeks.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Parents claim their children came home from school “shivering” after being told they could not wear coats in classrooms - where windows are being kept open amid the coronavirus crisis.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

A decision has been made to speed up the process over a blueprint for where thousands of homes could be built in Norwich, Broadland and South Norfolk - after councillors agreed not to abandon it.

An exclusive development of two new-build houses and one barn has come to the countryside in south Norfolk, just two miles from the popular town of Attleborough.

Property

Crime

Friday, September 25, 2020
Norfolk Live

A man was punched in the face and took several blows to the head and body after he was assaulted by two teenage attackers with a metal object.

Cash and jewellery were stolen from a home after a burglar used a ladder to climb into a first-floor window in daylight.

Norfolk Live

A man is to be sentenced after he admitted assaulting a neighbour with a bird bath.

The news that those who attack emergency workers are to face tougher sentences has been greeted as ‘a step in the right direction’ by those who represent police officers in Norfolk.

A sex abuse charity has warned children receiving support for trauma have been “set back” by lockdown as the service was forced to cut face-to-face contact.

Health

19:37

A refuse collection team is self-isolating after three members tested positive for coronavirus.

Coronavirus cases have risen in both North and South Norfolk and in the past seven days, according to the latest figures.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Two patients have died from coronavirus - the first pandemic related deaths in Norfolk’s hospitals for more than six weeks.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

A culture of “normalised” bullying, sexual misconduct and substandard leadership at the region’s ambulance trust “cannot go on”, MPs and health bosses have warned.

Great Yarmouth is seeing more daily coronavirus cases compared with other areas of the Norfolk, new figures can reveal.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Education

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Parents claim their children came home from school “shivering” after being told they could not wear coats in classrooms - where windows are being kept open amid the coronavirus crisis.

The head of one of Norfolk’s biggest secondary school trusts has rejected calls for exams to be cancelled next year says it would be unfair on students.

When asked if they would recommend Wymondham High, all the students we interviewed answered with a unanimous ‘yes.’ It’s clear that the students at the academy are more than satisfied with their education, and here’s why.

Positive coronavirus cases have been confirmed in eight Norfolk schools, council bosses have said, but none of them are classed as outbreaks.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Almost 200 pupils and five members of staff are isolating from a school which yesterday confirmed its first positive case of coronavirus since returning.

Business

Saturday, September 26, 2020

A village pub is set reopen six weeks after flooding which caused thousands of pounds in damages forced them to close.

A micro-pub in north Norfolk has enjoyed double success in an awards ceremony celebrating real ale.

Food and Drink

A financial planner has filed for liquidation – with creditors owed in excess of £213,000 according to its latest accounts.

People should work from home if they can, government ministers have said, ahead of Boris Johnson’s televised address tonight over further restrictions to stop the spread of coronavirus.

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Lotus has released a new video of its all-electric hypercar being put through its paces at the Norfolk test track.

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