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Two brothers have run 156 miles through the Sahara desert to raise more than £10,000 after being inspired by their sister.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Charging schools which expel students could worsen an alarming rise in expulsion rates in Norfolk and have a damaging impact on children’s welfare, a principal has warned.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, May 19, 2017

An important meeting of leading figures in Norfolk education is being held today.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Former Dereham mayor Kate Millbank has been elected as the new chairman of Breckland Council and said she hoped to do the job “with dignity and glamour.”

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Police in Ireland have dropped an investigation into alleged blasphemous comments made by Stephen Fry.

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Norfolk
Sunday, May 7, 2017

Police have said they will not comment on a complaint of blasphemy reportedly made against Stephen Fry.

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Norfolk
Sunday, May 7, 2017

Police have confirmed a person died in a serious collision on the A47 near Dereham.

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Saturday, May 6, 2017

A nursing home resident who has undergone two knee operations cycled 21 miles on a static machine during a fund-raising week.

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Saturday, May 6, 2017

Running 100 miles in a demanding challenge for anyone.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Sarah Simpson has been selected as Labour’s candidate for the Mid Norfolk constituency to stand in this June’s general election.

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Election 2017
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

To some they are synonymous with life on the seaside, while others view seagulls as a major pest which need to be controlled.

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United Kingdom
Monday, May 1, 2017

Many people in East Anglia would welcome the introduction of penalty fines for feeding seagulls, a poll has suggested.

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United Kingdom
Friday, April 28, 2017

People living in the Dereham, Swaffham and Watton areas will get the chance to meet with their local officers after the bank holiday weekend.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Three neglected horses have been dumped in the Swaffham area and one has died, prompting a charity to appeal for information.

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Sunday, April 9, 2017

They may look like dramatic scenes of police in action.

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Norfolk police
Thursday, April 6, 2017

An independent review of Breckland Council has found it is “doing a good job for residents”, “has strong and effective leadership”, and demonstrates “sound financial management.”

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Harry Clarke
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

The construction of the first new homes built as part of a multi-million pound investment partnership between Breckland Council and private developers The Land Group is nearing completion.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

High traffic levels, the state of our roads and the impact of new housing developments on local infrastructure are the issues most urgently needing attention in Mid Norfolk, a survey has found.

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US Federal Reserve
Sunday, March 19, 2017

Parts of Swaffham have been turning bright purple thanks to the work of the town’s rotary club.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Dignitaries from across Norfolk and further afield gathered at Robertson Barracks in Swanton Morley, near Dereham, for the official reception of Breckland Council chairman Bill Borrett.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Conservative Theresa Hewett has been elected to represent the Saham Toney ward on Breckland Council, following the resignation of Charles Carter who was filmed making lewd comments to a hunt protestor.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Breckland Council members will meet next week to consider whether a small part of Swaffham should be classed as an Air Quality Management Area (AQMA).

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A district councillor is calling on his authority to hold meetings in evenings to encourage the public to become more involved in important issues affecting their communities.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

A document which will have a crucial role in shaping Breckland’s future over the next 20 years will be discussed this week.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Runners turned out in their shroves as Swaffham Lions hosted the town’s annual Pancake Day races.

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Five candidates will battle it out for the seat on Breckland Council vacated by Conservative Charles Carter who resigned after being filmed making lewd comments to a hunt protestor.

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Monday, February 20, 2017

A community remains in shock as a police investigation continues following the arrest of a man on suspicion of making threats to kill with a firearm.

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Monday, February 20, 2017

A man armed with a firearm has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill in an incident in a village near Dereham.

Police, including armed units, were called to an address in Watton Road, Shipdham shortly after 9.40am on Friday following reports a man had made verbal threats to another man.

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

A charity which plays a vital role in supporting the NHS has been raising awareness of its work.

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

The impact of litter on Norfolk’s wildlife is being highlighted as part of a campaign to clean up the county.

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Henry Bellingham

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