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The Town Hall in Great Yarmouth.
May 2014.

Picture: James Bass

Great Yarmouth Borough Council to pay new chief executive £995 a day

The new interim chief executive of Great Yarmouth Borough Council is to be paid £200,000 a year.

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More parents have been fined for taking their children out of school for holidays

More parents given fines for taking children out of school for holidays

The number of parents being fined for taking their children out of school in term-time is on the rise, with 119 more fixed penalty notices issued across the region than last year.

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A life size mechanical mammoth which is nearing completion.
Jeremy Moore has built the mammoth which will be walked along the beach at West Runton next month.

Picture: James Bass

Photo gallery: West Runton elephant to ‘walk’ again

Aviation engineer Jeremy Moore is working on a Jumbo with a difference.

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Edward Worlledge Junior School students Jay Jackman, Hayden Langmead, Chloe Smith, Teddy Tavender perform their song as Cancer Beats.

Audio: Edward Worlledge Junior School students pen charity song for Louise Hamilton Centre

Schoolchildren from Southtown are raising the roof with a self-penned song about battling cancer.

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Tim Phillips, head teacher at Acle High school.

Behaviour at Acle Academy ‘requires improvement’ after surprise Ofsted visit

An Ofsted inspector has said behaviour at Acle Academy ‘requires improvement’ after making an unannounced visit to the school.

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A show of wartime nostalgia is coming to St George's Theatre

Music, comedy and song from WW1 era

Music, comedy and song from the First World War era takes to the stage at St George’s Theatre.

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Members of the Sing with Pride choir at last year's Pride Parade.

Everyone is invited to join in a musical rainbow at Norwich Pride parade

A musical rainbow is set to be performed when the Norwich Pride parade takes to the city’s streets tomorrow - and everyone is invited to join in the fun.

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Vauxhall Mallards skipper Paul Bradshaw.  Photo: Bill Smith

Skipper of struggling Vauxhall Mallards insists ‘future is looking bright’

Past joys of title glory may seem like distant memories for Vauxhall Mallards at the moment – but skipper Paul Bradshaw is hopeful that better days lie ahead.

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Ryan Moore on his way to winning the 4.10 Greene King Festival at Yarmouth Racecourse Handicap on Genius Boy at Yarmouth yesterday. Pictures; Nick Butcher

Royal success helps Ryan Moore complete Great Yarmouth treble

Ryan Moore completed a superb treble at a windy Great Yarmouth yesterday landing the £7,000 feature race and a royal victory in the process.

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Action from Wisbech Town, red, and King's Lynn Town's pre-season friendly last summer. Picture: Steve Williams.

Region’s non-league boys are back in town as friendlies get underway

Less than two months after the semi-professional scene shut down for the summer, non-league football is back with a bang this evening.

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King's Lynn Town manager Gary Setchell faces a potential Norfolk derby match up with Diss in the FA Cup . Picture: Ian Burt

FA Cup draw throws up potential Norfolk derbies for the new season

King’s Lynn Town could host Diss in a number of possible Norfolk derby match-ups in this season’s FA Cup following the draws for the early rounds of the world famous cup competition.

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The Humpty Dumpty mass start.

Rain fails to stop the fun for Humpty Dumpty runners

After seven years of blistering hot weather being the order of the day for the Humpty Dumpty 10K, the luck just had to run out.

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Magaye Gueye. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

Millwall snap up former Everton man

Former Everton winger Magaye Gueye has signed a one year deal at Millwall.

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George Purcell is set to return to action for Hornchurch tomorrow at Thurrock. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Hornchurch boss McFarlane in positive mood

Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane believes the early signs are positive with little over two weeks before the start of the Urchins’ Ryman Premier campaign.

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Freddie Ljungberg. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal and Celtic man to promote Indian Super League

Former Arsenal star Freddie Ljungberg has signed a three-month contract to promote Indian football across the world.

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