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Coronavirus in Norfolk

A Norfolk councillor has hit out at government funding news which will see the county get a share of just over £30m as “crumbs”.

While some have been counting down the hours until the further easing of coronavirus restrictions, not everyone is going to be flocking to enjoy greater freedoms.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Pubs, restaurants, outdoor attractions and places of worships are among the latest areas to open their doors again as the largest easing of lockdown measures come into effect today.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Do not let traders down, that is the message from the prime minister ahead of the reopening of many businesses on Saturday.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Paperwork errors at Norfolk’s mental health trust have risen by more than a third in the past year, it has emerged.

From a pint in the pub to a short back and sides, a whole range of support is on offer to ensure the hospitality sector can start serving customers from July 4.

Schools across Norfolk are being invited to take part in Norwich Pride Schools Week and explore the history and meaning of the rainbow flag for the LGBT+ community.

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Watton and Swaffham Events

It’s Independent Bookshop Week from June 20-27 and bookshops are reopening to browsers and buyers after months of keeping us reading with online and phone orders


Norfolk Entertainment

The Assembly House in Norwich has launched a themed afternoon tea to celebrate their reopening and it will leave you screaming for ice cream.

Kofra has opened the doors of its latest city branch in the heart of NR3 and it has been created with social distancing in mind.

The Young Norfolk Writing Competition Showcase will be broadcast tonight Friday July 3 at 6pm GMT on YouTube.

From scones with jam and cream to cheeses and charcuterie, a Norfolk business is delivering sweet and savoury grazing platters to your door packed with local produce.

As things start to ease back to normality, many of us are eagerly awaiting our first piece of non-virtual culture.

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