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Yesterday, 22:20

A passenger has been taken to hospital following a crash near a roundabout on the A11.

A driver has expressed his shock that an overtaking move he captured while driving on a rural Norfolk road did not lead to a serious accident.

Prosecuting criminals is putting a strain on resources after years of austerity have left the criminal justice system "cut to the bone", police have said.

It boasts a hydrotherapy pool, state of the art sensory room and music studio.

A level crossing will be closed to traffic as part of five days of roadworks.

Emergency services were called in to free a person trapped after a car overturned on a residential street in Attleborough.

The use of bailiffs to collect debts owned to South Norfolk Council has more than doubled over the last two years, a new report has revealed.

Crime

Yesterday, 06:30

Prosecuting criminals is putting a strain on resources after years of austerity have left the criminal justice system "cut to the bone", police have said.

A man has been arrested after police carrying out a search warrant in Attleborough discovered a stash of drugs.

Police are investigating three assaults at a mental health hospital where inspectors are closing wards over staffing fears.

Police have urged people to be vigilant against hare coursing and warned it will take strong action against those involved in an activity that has as "terrible impact" on rural communities.

The public is being urged to help police find a wanted man who failed to turn up in court.

Health

Saturday, September 21, 2019

It boasts a hydrotherapy pool, state of the art sensory room and music studio.

Patients in Norfolk and Waveney have rated appointment times as their biggest source of frustration, with some complaining of waiting several weeks to see a doctor.

Children's wards at a mental health hospital will shut down after inspectors raised concerns about a lack of staff.

Patients are being "frightened" off making dentist appointments due to a "belligerent" approach to fining those who wrongly claim exemption from charges, according to industry leaders.

A couple is on a mission to transform an ordinary home into a support centre for people with learning disabilities and substance abuse issues.

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Education

Thursday, September 19, 2019

The new headteacher for a Norfolk school has been revealed.

Parents who park where they shouldn't during the school run will face a greater chance of being fined in the future.

Proposals for a "nationally unique" state school have been submitted to planners.

An academy trust has brushed off accusations about standards from parents disgruntled with GCSE results at one of its schools.

Former pupils and staff of a school which announced it would not be reopening just weeks before the start of term will be given the chance to say goodbye to the place many still consider "a family home".

Business

Thursday, September 19, 2019

A restaurant owner who succeeded in his quest to open Norfolk's eyes to Moroccan cuisine has decided to seek pastures new.

A popular Italian café is set to close the doors on its permanent home - and begin a new chapter on the road.

Lotus has welcomed royalty to their supercar manufacturing site in Norfolk.

Villagers have urged shoppers not to abandon their businesses during a 10-week stint of major roadworks.

Beer drinkers in Norfolk are paying more for their pint than pub goers over the border in Suffolk, according to the new Good Pub Guide.

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Yesterday, 22:20

A passenger has been taken to hospital following a crash near a roundabout on the A11.

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Friday, September 20, 2019

Police are appealing for help to trace a man from Wymondham who was reported missing after last being seen in Norwich.

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Friday, September 20, 2019

Details of how the former home of a rugby club could make way for homes have finally been revealed - almost three years to the day after a planning inspector ruled the scheme can go ahead.

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Saturday, September 21, 2019

A man has been arrested after police carrying out a search warrant in Attleborough discovered a stash of drugs.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Plans to build new homes on land next to a former school have moved a significant step forward after a land deal between the district council and developers.

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