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Thursday, May 2, 2019

A 19-year-old has been banned from a Tesco store after a foul-mouthed tirade against a store manager and off-duty police officer.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

British Red Cross first aid volunteer groups that have provided support at small public events across the region will be disbanded in a bid to save costs.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

A popular village gym has moved to a new location with improved facilities, more space and a new climbing wall.

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Monday, April 1, 2019

A school and village hall have received hundreds pounds in donations from a Norfolk fuel company.

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Darts legends Bob Anderson and Bobby George will be appearing in a darts and chat show in Norfolk to raise money for a town's social club.

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Norfolk is brimming with history going back hundreds of years, with extraordinary finds still being made preceding the Anglo-Saxon era.

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Eastern Daily Press
Friday, March 1, 2019

Only one district council in the county has decided not to increase its share of council tax for the upcoming year, as taxpayers in the rest of Norfolk will see increases of up to £8.

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Norwich City Council
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Parents have slammed health and council officials for long delays in getting speech therapy assessments for their children, with many resorting to private care instead.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Ambulance response times in Norfolk have steadily climbed since the start of the new year, with health chiefs blaming difficulties in recruiting emergency staff.

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Fabian Eagle
Friday, February 15, 2019

A report has revealed the gender pay gap for council staff has narrowed but men are still getting paid five times more in bonuses than women.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Developers have withdrawn plans to build 25 new homes in Watton after recommendations were made to Breckland Council for it to be refused.

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Breckland Council
Monday, February 11, 2019

Plans for a new state-of-the-art police station in Swaffham have been given the green light.

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Nigel Wilkin
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The number of people using bus services in Norfolk and Suffolk continues to fall, with latest figures showing millions of passengers choosing not to travel by bus.

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BBC
Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Six fire crews were called to two separate crashes in a village in just over half an hour.

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Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Four police officers were assaulted in Norfolk on Christmas Eve as celebrations got out of hand over the evening.

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Friday, December 21, 2018

While many of us wrap gifts and decorate our homes in the run-up to Christmas, more than 2,200 men in HMP Norwich, Wayland and Bure are preparing to spend Christmas Day away from their families and loved ones.

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Sunday, December 9, 2018

Firefighters remained at the scene of a large straw stack fire which continued to burn more than 15 hours after the fire service arrived.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Firefighters are at the scene of a large fire in Griston after a stack of straw bale caught alight.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Around one in three children in Norfolk are doing fewer than 30 minutes of exercise a day, with even lower numbers doing the governmental guideline of one hour of activity a day.

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University of East Anglia
Thursday, December 6, 2018

The number of additional deaths during winter almost doubled last year compared to the previous year across the UK, as the colder months took their toll on the elderly and infirm.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

With your help, thousands of people across the county will benefit from a campaign aimed at keeping the elderly and vulnerable warm and cared for this winter.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Explore almost 150 years of our region's history by volunteering in a fascinating new project to digitise this newspaper's archive.

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Amazon
Friday, November 9, 2018

Proposals to bring the five Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG) in Norfolk and Waveney under one single management team will be approved later this month.

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West Norfolk
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

A green energy scheme which has benefited thousands of households in the region could close to newcomers.

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West Norfolk
Thursday, October 18, 2018

Parents and campaigners will come together in Thetford to protest against Norfolk County Council's plans to close children's centres across the county.

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Theresa May
Sunday, October 14, 2018

Megan Baxter is a keen gymnast, she trains 19 hours a week and has won numerous county competitions - and she is only eight-years-old.

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

A family-run foundry in Norfolk was approached by Selfridges to create new bronze signs for their flagship store in London.

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United Kingdom
Friday, October 5, 2018

The rewarding work of rehabilitating some of the most dangerous men in our county is what kept prison officer Michael Best in his job for nearly three decades.

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Ministry of Justice
Saturday, September 15, 2018

A Norfolk author has recalled how an encounter with her late mother in the form of a stag convinced her to fight plans for new substations in her village.

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Jenny Smedley
Sunday, August 19, 2018

The number of civil partnerships in Norfolk has fallen dramatically since same-sex marriage was legalised.

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Office for National Statistics

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