Norfolk’s emergency services chiefs have welcomed a new law which will double the maximum sentence for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker to twelve months.
The Norfolk chief of police has welcomed a new law introducing longer maximum sentences for those convicted of assaults on emergency services workers.
New rules introducing tougher sentences for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker are to become law today.
A national charity car wash event is coming to Norfolk for the first time next month.
A tired fundraiser is looking forward to putting his feet up after walking almost 100 miles in just five days.
Residents in a Norfolk village that could become home to a new electrical substation have raised concerns about the impact on two rare species of bats.
Developers behind plans to build a new 10,000 home town in mid Norfolk have been criticised for using an image from a computer game in a project document.
A field of burning crops in mid Norfolk was tackled by four crews from across the county.
Freeview viewers across Norfolk have described their loss of signal as ‘very annoying’ after being asked to retune their TVs.
People from across our county have been recognised for their contributions to health, education, business, the arts and their communities in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
Two men have been arrested and cigarettes and razor blades seized after a break in at a Swaffham supermarket.
It is one of the joys of parenting - the loving gesture of reading a bedtime story to your child.
A team at Norfolk County Council (NCC) have come up with an innovative way to encourage the region’s residents to get out and about on the network of walking trails that criss-cross the county from Hunstanton to Horsey.
More than half of the money needed to buy Beeston pub The Ploughshare has been raised by a village group, who are planning a new fundraising drive from 2018.
Adults and children affected by domestic abuse in Norfolk have been helped by vital funding from the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC).
From potato peelings and uneaten Brussels sprouts, to piles of torn off wrapping paper and toy packaging, Christmas is a season that creates a lot of extra waste.
Tributes have been paid to the former Watton town councillor who was described as: “wonderful” and a “stalwart of the town”.
The Wayland Dragonfly Gallery in Watton is hosting a special exhibition for the festive season.
Bosses at Wayland Prison are proposing to restrict access to a footpath next to the jail to cut down on drugs and weapons being thrown in from the outside.
The Dereham branch of Co-op has presented the Watton museum with more than a thousand pounds for their campaign to digitise historic records.
Breckland councillors showed their support for the campaign to end violence against women as they raised a red and white flag outside the council offices in Dereham.
Kicking off your shoes and making a cup of tea after work.
The Swaffham and District Lions have held a service to mark 100 years of the Lions International.
The Swaffham and District Lions have supported BBC Children in Need by bringing a very special guest to a Swaffham supermarket.
The Swaffham Rotary Club have presented a prize to the talented winner of their Schools Art Competition.
A Colkirk woman has celebrated her centenary birthday at a mid Norfolk care home.
A Norfolk pig farmer has denied allegations of animal cruelty after video footage of conditions at his farm was released by animal rights activists.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a property was burgled in Ashill.
These are just some of the many Remembrance Day events, held in Norfolk on Sunday, November 12.
A new children’s playground, funded by a grant from the National Lottery, has been opened in Carbrooke.
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