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With families across the country unable to visit one another due to the coronavirus lockdown, being able to spend time with loved ones is something sorely missed by many.

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Here to Help
06:30

All data allowance caps on current fixed broadband services will be removed in a deal struck by the Government and telecommunications companies to help vulnerable people stay connected through the pandemic.

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10:39

When the government announced that only essential shops and businesses would be allowed to stay open, hair salons and barber shops were among those that didn’t make the cut.

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Yesterday, 13:50

Supermarkets across the UK are introducing robust measures to help keep staff and customers safe amid lockdown conditions across the UK.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thu, 08:14

The number of people who have tested positive for the coronavirus in Norfolk has risen to 45.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thu, 06:58

“We all have a responsibility to pull together in the same direction.”

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wed, 22:17

The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK now stands at more than 9,500, after another 1,452 people were diagnosed.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Dozens of schools across Norfolk are closed or partially closed today ahead of the government’s decision to close all schools from Friday afternoon.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, March 19, 2020

More than a dozen high-profile figures and organisations in Norfolk have come out in support of the Eastern Daily Press’ Here to Help campaign, aiming to highlight the amazing things that people are doing to help others in the face of the coronavirus crisis.

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Here to Help
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

The number of people who have been diagnosed with the coronavirus stands at more than 2,600 after an increase of 676 in the last 24 hours – the biggest overnight jump so far.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

A major supermarket chain has announced that all items will be rationed in an attempt to prevent panic-buying in its stores.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Hospitals have been told to cancel non-urgent surgery and free up beds as they prepare for large numbers of Covid-19 patients.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, March 9, 2020

The former Bishop of East Anglia, The Most Rev Peter Smith, has died aged 76.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

More than a million people have sought advice on coronavirus from a dedicated NHS online service in the first few days since its launch.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Sunday, March 8, 2020

Major supermarkets have begun placing restrictions on items including pasta, anti-bacterial wipes and hand soap in a bid to prevent shoppers from stockpiling.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Sunday, March 8, 2020

Five more people in the east of England have tested positive for coronavirus.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, March 6, 2020

Storms Ciara and Dennis, combined with fast-moving jet stream gusts, saw the east of England experience its windiest month in three decades in February – and its wettest in 10 years.

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Friday, February 28, 2020

After eight years of sniffing out criminals and saving lives with dogged determination, the time has come for a stalwart of the police force in Norfolk to retire.

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Monday, February 24, 2020

A driver was caught behind the wheel travelling at 65mph while watching videos on YouTube.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

The inquest into the death of Norfolk-raised TV presenter Caroline Flack is due to open on Wednesday, it has been confirmed.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Love Island narrator Iain Stirling remembered Norfolk-raised television star Caroline Flack’s “passion, warmth and infectious enthusiasm” as the show paid tribute to her on Monday.

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Monday, February 17, 2020

Writers and journalists have voiced their fury after a biography of Norfolk-raised television host Caroline Flack was announced just two days after her death.

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Norfolk felt the full force of Storm Ciara on Sunday as high winds caused a catalogue of problems across the county.

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Thousands of homes across Norfolk have been affected by dozens of power cuts as high winds from Storm Ciara batter the region.

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Friday, February 7, 2020

A road is still closed and fire crews remain on the scene in Watton this morning after a blaze which gutted several retail units.

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Watton
Thursday, February 6, 2020

Thousands of school children from across the county are to come together for a week of sporting competition.

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Saturday, February 1, 2020

A new railcard for veterans of the armed forces is to be launched later this year, the Department for Transport has announced.

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Sunday, January 19, 2020

Norfolk residents are being warned to prepare for more cold weather as the freezing nights are expected to continue in the county over the next few days.

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

A driver has been arrested after they were caught driving a car despite being banned from the road.

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Sunday, December 15, 2019

Police have seized a van after discovering it was not insured.

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