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A farmer who has repeatedly ignored council orders to remove caravans from his land 
has been left with a hefty court bill.

Could this unique Norfolk-made product be one of the best ways to get your five a day?

Skipping, headstands and human pyramids....Jo Malone reviews Gravity & Other Myths at the Spielgeltent

The almost unbelievable line up of aircraft and attractions at the only airshow in Norfolk has just got even better.

A Norfolk blogger has spoken out for the first time about her battle with online trolls and says it's time to fight back.

Governors at the region's mental health trust have demanded answers over why spending on children in London is more than three times that on those in the east.

Police have warned people in a Norfolk village to be vigilant after a woman was approached by a suspicious workman at a petrol station.

Crime

Wed, 18:09

Police have warned people in a Norfolk village to be vigilant after a woman was approached by a suspicious workman at a petrol station.

A man claiming to be the person filmed smashing up a car at town centre traffic lights has revealed it was a prank.

The partner and mother of a man who died in an accident at a skip hire firm have described him as a "wonderful person" in moving statements read out in court.

A businessman has been jailed for 12 months following the death of a skip hire firm worker who was suffocated when his clothing became caught in machinery.

A businessman is to be sentenced today after he was convicted following the death of a skip hire firm worker who was suffocated when his clothing became caught in machinery.

Health

Wed, 19:22

Governors at the region's mental health trust have demanded answers over why spending on children in London is more than three times that on those in the east.

An innovative conference is set to return as a host of high profile campaigners share their experiences at a mental health event next month.

A Norfolk business is helping the country become all ears as it hosts hearing loss workshops.

Concerns are growing after large amounts of palm oil were found scattered along our region's coastline.

All GP practices in Norfolk and Waveney have now been fully linked up with the NHS App giving patients the ability to book and manage GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view their medical records and access a range of other services.

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Education

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

A Norfolk high school has been chosen to host a prime time BBC show presented by a broadcasting legend.

Planning permission has been granted for a new 420-place primary school in a Norfolk village.

The clamour for school places in Wymondham has been revealed as figures show almost 100 families trying to get their child a reception place in the town for the new school year were left disappointed.

More than 100 schoolchildren from across Norfolk joined forces to take part in an anti-bullying project that aims to support pupils who have been targeted by bullies.

A Norfolk primary school has launched a fundraising drive to support a charity which helps people recovering from brain injuries.

Business

Tue, 07:30

Billions of pounds are being invested and thousands of highly skilled jobs are being created in our region through the burgeoning offshore energy industry. But would employment and business in Norfolk and Waveney really be boosted, or would overseas companies and workers be the real winners? DANIEL BENNETT reports...

Lotus has announced 200 new jobs as it celebrates a "resurgence" in its brand.

As supermarket chains announce pledges to halve food waste by 2030, reporter JESSICA FRANK-KEYES finds out what Norfolk's businesses are doing to tackle the 10.2 million tonnes of food the UK wastes each year.

Supermarkets and retailers are set to join forces to slash food waste across the UK, ahead of the introduction of ambitious government targets to tackle the "moral scandal" of the 10.2m tonnes of food thrown away in Britain every year.

The owner of Norfolk crisp manufacturer Kettle Foods has refused to comment on "rumours or speculation" that the brand will be sold.

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A market town which already has thousands of new homes in the pipeline has been earmarked for further development by the county council.

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Wed, 17:13

Police have reopened a section of the A11 which was temporarily closed due to concerns for the safety of a woman.

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Wed, 15:00

The distinctive livery of Foulger Transport's fleet is familiar to many East Anglian motorists. Steven Russell learns about the figure behind it: a businessman, yes, but also a humanitarian, thinker and inventor.

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death
Tue, 11:13

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after his car crashed with a wooden telegraph pole.

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Wed, 18:09

Police have warned people in a Norfolk village to be vigilant after a woman was approached by a suspicious workman at a petrol station.

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