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Joseph Adams, 34, sped away in his Peugeot 206 after refusing to stop for police around midnight on the A12, near the Harfreys industrial estate, in Gorleston

An uninsured driver clocked going speeds of over 100mph rammed a police car and evaded a stinger device in the road, before he was finally arrested when he crashed his car, near Filby, a court heard.

Arthur Woodhouse, from Sprowston in Norwich.

A recruitment firm specialising in the oil and gas industry has moved into East Anglia, as it looks to place itself at the heart of the sector.

Keep up to date with the latest GCSE exam results with our live map

Our live GCSE results map will show how schools across Norfolk have performed in GCSE exams compared to previous years.

GCSE results at Sprowston High School. Kelsey Andrews, left, who celebrated her birthday as well as her exam results with Alice Trett. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

GCSE results from schools and colleges across the region as they come in.

Norwich Castle gardens.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Are you a regular visitor to Norwich Castle? A familiar face at the Cathedral?

Can you give Virgo a new home?

If you are looking for a new pet, then look no further as the East Norfolk RSPCA have many animals that need a home.

Herdlyn Evans went to the same school as Usain Bolt. 
Herdlyn is currently starring in the Hippodrome Cicus summer show as part of The Flying Aces act.

Picture: James Bass

A fellow performer from Jamaica, Herdlyn Evans, knew Bolt from his schooldays and said he did not always display the confident bravado that he is so well known for.

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Connor Ingram, left, went so close to being Gorleston's hat-trick hero last night. Picture: DAVID HARDY

Gorleston continued their impressive start to the Premier Division season by beating Walsham-le-Willows 2-0.

Will there be more home celebrations like this in King's Lynn this evening? Picture: IAN BURT

A First Division derby is the pick of the night’s games in the Eastern Counties League.

Netherlands
Elmham'’s Olly Hall on his way to 20 to go with his 4-51 bowling stint. Picture: MIKE WYATT

The penultimate week of the Norfolk League season saw many promotion and relegation issues sorted, although not all, writes Mike Ridout.

Mike Ridout
Damian Hilton will be back in the dugout as Wroxham look to start a FA Cup adventure. Picture: WROXHAM FC

Wroxham, Dereham Town and Norwich United will be aiming to ensure Norfolk enjoys a far happier FA Cup return this afternoon.

Damian Hilton
Joint Yarmouth bosses Adam Mason, front, and Martyn Sinclair. Picture: NICK BUTCHER

Great Yarmouth Town have their own Norfolk-Suffolk rivalry to sort out this afternoon when the Bloaters head to Ipswich Wanderers looking for their second win of the season.

Thetford Town

Great Yarmouth Events

Classical Reflection

Broadland Youth Choir are set to join stars of The Voice Classical Reflection in concert at Trimingham Parish Church.

United Kingdom
Hopton on Sea village sign.
The village of Hopton close to the Suffolk border.

Picture: James Bass

Roll up, roll up for Hopton’s 10th anniversary Summer Fete and Carnival on Sunday, August 21.

Greater Yarmouth Tourism
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• The Hindu Temple on the Acle Straight is holding an Indian Summer Fair on Sunday September 4, 12-5pm.

Great Yarmouth mayor Malcolm Bird. Photo: Nick Butcher

Villagers and visitors alike will be treated to an all singing all dancing fete and carnival in Hopton.

Greater Yarmouth Tourism
Former Seagull theatre manager and BAFTA nominee John Hales

Budding filmmakers are being offered the chance to make their own short movie. A non-profit company called July14: Pay it Forward has won a grant from the National Lottery Awards for to help people make short films in and around Great Yarmouth.

Norfolk Entertainment

From left, Penny Hubble, Nicola Maunders, Suzanne Nuri, Leah Corley and Erica Simpson from Wymondham Town Team launch the poster for the first ever Wymondham Vintage Day. Picture: ASHLEY PERKS

Wymondham is gearing up for its first ever vintage day.

The rehearsals for the Medieval Mystery Plays at Norwich Castle. Actors Mark Hayden as Noah, with Helen Haines as Noah's wife, centre, with the puppet Shem, and Roseanna Frascons, with the puppet Ham's wife. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich Castle’s keep is this week the stage for a special revival of a medieval theatrical tradition.

Norwich
The Under 1 Roof Training and Development Centre - run by Norwich-based homeless charity St Martin’s Housing Trust - is presenting the Fair Weather Project on September 1 at Norwich Arts Centre.
It will feature performances by the Under 1 Roof band The Undies (pictured). Photo: submitted.

A special fundraising gig which sees people affected by homelessness share the stage with local music acts is due to take place in Norwich next month.

Norwich
Norfolk’s Wildcat Aerobatics team to appear in new BBC series. Picture BBC/The Garden Productions

A Norfolk aerobatics team has given TV cameras unprecedented access to their awe-inspiring displays for a new BBC series.

BBC
The nine Red Arrows pilots at Norwich Airport. Photo: Bill Smith

They wow crowds at events across the country and the pilots have become as popular as rock stars - here’s a look back at the Red Arrows arrivals in Norwich over the past few years.

Norwich
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Norfolk Sport

Conac's Wesley Matsuka-Williams with his English Schools triple jump gold medal. Picture: Tony Payne

With athletics under the global spotlight at the Rio Olympics, clubs around the region are hoping to attract new members to the various disciplines of their sport.

BBC
Great Britain's Joanna Rowsell Shand, Elinor Barker, Laura Trott and Katie Archibald celebrate following their gold medal in the Women's Team Pursuit. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire.

As the Rio Olympics came to an end, Team GB could look back on a host of outstanding performances, along with their best medal tally since 1908.

United Kingdom
Robert Lambert led the way with 13 points for Lynn at Belle Vue. Picture: Ian Burt

The King’s Lynn Stars made a triumphant return to Manchester’s National Speedway Stadium after emphatically defeating league leaders Belle Vue Aces 41-49.

Manchester
James Spelman on his way to 158 against Lincs. Pictures: TIM FERLEY

Norfolk captain Chris Brown is already looking forward to seeing what 2017 will bring for the county squad – after a season of clear progression.

Chris Brown
Josh Files in action in Holland.	Photo: SUBMITTED

Josh Files had a comfortable lead to defend in the TCR German Championship as he headed to Holland – but atrocious weather brought a halt to the second race and to his attempts to wrap up the title.

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