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Thu, 12:14

Inject some real festive spirit into your Christmas shopping with a whirl around the region’s wonderful seasonal markets. To get those special gifts, stock up on local seasonal produce and visit Father Christmas, here is out guide to the best places for festive cheer.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Thu, 12:00

It was an appeal which put Norwich on the map as one of the best centres in the country for diabetes treatment.

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NHS
Thu, 10:38

Norfolk’s first community fridge has already proved a success just weeks after it was launched.

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Paul Claussen
Tue, 14:43

A Norfolk pig farmer has denied allegations of animal cruelty after video footage of conditions at his farm was released by animal rights activists.

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United Kingdom
Mon, 06:00

When Robert Fleming watched one of the world’s most powerful weapons detonate 60 years ago, little did he know of the lasting impact it would have on future generations.

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Ministry of Defence
Friday, November 10, 2017

Last year it was Hatchimals, this year’s must-have Christmas toy is Fingerlings.

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Facebook
Thursday, November 9, 2017

As part of our series looking at the future of local government, political editor Richard Porritt looks at what hasn’t worked elsewhere.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

A Norfolk pet food producer is hoping to increase its market share in some of the industry’s newest sectors after opening a state-of-the-art £17m facility.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Just weeks after an EDP investigation highlighting the lack of mobile internet coverage in Norfolk a county-wide map is set to be created.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Thirteen suspects thought to be involved in online child sexual abuse and exploitation have been interviewed as part of a week of action.

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United Kingdom
Monday, November 6, 2017

Parenthood leaves many mothers and fathers feeling lonely or “cut off” from family and friends, according to a poll.

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United Kingdom
Friday, November 3, 2017

“Dumbfounded” and “thunder-stuck” were words used by the winner of the EDP Business Awards 2017 Future50 One to Watch award to describe their feelings about their success.

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EDP
Friday, November 3, 2017

Plans for a £3.3million landscape conservation scheme focusing on the wildlife-rich and historically important watery world where the Brecks meet the vast flatlands of the Fens has won vital initial backing from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

A new phase of a multi-million development has begun at Watton’s Redhill Residential Park.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Norfolk constabulary is urging the public to display Halloween posters in their windows, informing trick-or-treaters whether or not to knock.

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Mike Fawcett
Monday, October 30, 2017

An event to mark the 60th anniversary of Britain’s first thermonuclear bomb test has changed location.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, October 28, 2017

A walking community group which operates in three Norfolk towns is not only making its members fitter, but also helping to keep the local economy in good shape.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, October 28, 2017

With Blue Planet back on our schedules, we look at the marvels of nature on Norfolk’s doorstep...

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United Kingdom
Saturday, October 28, 2017

A major chain of pharmacies has announced plans to close up to 190 branches – prompting a Norfolk MP to warn about the health and social risks of losing the “lifeline” service.

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Clive Lewis
Friday, October 27, 2017

LloydsPharmacy will close 190 stores across England due to changes in government policy, with its parent company blaming funding cuts and business rates for the move.

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NHS
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

LloydsPharmacy in Thetford is set to close at the end of the year.

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United Kingdom
Friday, October 20, 2017

From Abraham Lincoln’s ancestral home to Thomas Paine, East Anglia has a strong connection with the United States of America.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Following the wrath of Ophelia earlier in the week, a new storm looks set to sweep the country.

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Chris Bell
Saturday, October 14, 2017

It was one of the old hundreds of Norfolk and boasts of picturesque villages and an interesting history. But how well do you know Wayland? Here are 10 interesting facts.

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Wayland Wood
Saturday, October 14, 2017

They are a beautiful and intriguing part of virtually every community across Norfolk.

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Facebook
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Businesses have been in touch with BAE Systems as they seek to keep skills in Norfolk, according to industry leaders.

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Theresa May
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

A Watton mother who gave her dying son cannabis in an attempt to help him has taken part in a national campaign to legalise the drug.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Up to 245 jobs could be lost at RAF Marham after BAE Systems announced plans to cut almost 2,000 roles as it moves to streamline its business and have a “sharper” competitive edge.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

More than 180 towns, villages and hamlets across Norfolk are to benefit from increased 4G coverage.

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