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Fri, 17:39

Sun lovers hoping for a scorching bank holiday may be disappointed as forecasters predict temperatures will start to drop.

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United Kingdom
Tue, 15:37

Police chiefs in Norfolk and Suffolk are meeting today to review their response to terrorist attacks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured another 59 at a concert in Manchester on Monday night.

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Simon Bailey
Saturday, May 20, 2017

As summer approaches, we’ve put together a list of reasons to visit this year’s Royal Norfolk Show, being held on June 28 and 29 at the Norfolk Showground.

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Easton and Otley College
Friday, May 12, 2017

Their lives were ruined when the NHS gave them blood infected with deadly diseases. And time is running out for the victims to get answers.

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NHS
Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Eurovision Song Contest’s official theme for 2017 is ‘Celebrate Diversity’ - rather apt as over the years a wide variety of culturally and muscially diverse acts have performed in the annual sequinned spectacular. Martine Silkstone asked friends and colleagues for their most memorable Eurovision moments from years gone by and, with smiles, sentiment and occasionally a sense of shame, each surprisingly suggested a different song.

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ITV
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A woman from Watton, who completed her first London Marathon, said she did it because she wanted to do something “of real importance” before she turned 60.

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London
Sunday, May 7, 2017

New mothers with serious mental health problems will be able to receive specialist inpatient help closer to home as the region’s first dedicated mother and baby unit is set to open.

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NHS
Thursday, May 4, 2017

More boys and men are suffering with eating disorders in the region, with the number being treated high compared to many other parts of the UK.

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BBC
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

It remains one of the biggest single expansion projects in Norfolk’s history and saw thousands of Londoners move to Thetford.

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London
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A Norfolk woman left in a wheelchair after what she was told was a routine operation has spoken out about her ordeal on national television.

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Facebook
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

From Tudor mansions to Georgian palaces, East Anglia is blessed with some of the country’s best stately homes. Take a stroll into the past and peek into the lives of those who made thier home in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.

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National Trust
Thursday, April 13, 2017

If you applied for London Marathon but were not successful, you can still take on a 26 mile run with wonderful scenery.

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British Trust for Ornithology
Monday, April 10, 2017

A hotel owner will write the names of her friends and family affected by cancer on her arms to act as motivation during the London Marathon.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, April 9, 2017

Recent weeks have seen numerous sightings of the spectacular birds of prey, which have a wingspan of nearly 6ft.

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United Kingdom
Friday, April 7, 2017

Thetford’s very own Franko Fraize has released a video for his latest track as the rapper hopes to build on last year’s success.

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BBC Radio
Thursday, April 6, 2017

Police officers from the region wishing to attend the funeral of PC Keith Palmer will be able to travel for free by train.

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Keith Palmer
Monday, April 3, 2017

Officers from Norfolk working alongside the Metropolitan Police made “significant arrests” in warrants across the capital last week under the ongoing campaign against Class A drugs.

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Norfolk Police
Friday, March 24, 2017

The terrorist who carried out the Westminster attack served time in a Norfolk prison and had a string of criminal convictions.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Religious leaders in Norfolk have united in condemnation of the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

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West Norfolk
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Policing plans in Norfolk and Suffolk are being reviewed following the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Officers from Norfolk Constabulary have been left “shocked and saddened” by the death of Pc Keith Palmer who was killed in a suspected terror attack in Westminster.

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Keith Palmer
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Norfolk stands in solidarity with those affected by the London terror attack in the heart of the capital, and praises the heroes from our emergency services.

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Clive Lewis
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Seven people have been arrested in raids in London, Birmingham and elsewhere linked to the Westminster terror attack, police have revealed.

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Donald Trump
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Eyewitnesses around the Houses of Parliament in London have described the scene at what police are calling a “serious incident” where an officer has been stabbed.

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House of Lords
Friday, March 17, 2017

Improvements to the A47 and the railways were at the centre of the launch of the Conservative Party’s manifesto for May’s county council elections.

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Cliff Jordan
Monday, March 13, 2017

Several people from Norfolk and Suffolk are set to run the London Marathon to raise funds for the region’s air ambulance.

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Norwich
Friday, March 10, 2017

A carer from Norfolk is marking 25 years of service in the care industry with a series of special celebrations.

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London
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

A victim of the contaminated blood scandal has described his remaining years as “living with a death sentence”.

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NHS
Thursday, February 23, 2017

A former Norfolk detective who died after completing a half marathon in London has been described as a “highly respected and much loved member of the Force” by devastated colleagues.

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