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The family of a 26-year-old man who went missing from Gorleston have made a direct appeal for him to get in touch.

A flood sign in water. Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The Environment Agency has issued six flood alerts for along the Suffolk coast and Broads areas of Norfolk for this evening (Saturday).

Fly tipped rubbish in Great Yarmouth. It was dumped in George Street car park, Yarmouth, by Emanuel Rosario.

A 20-year old from Hemsby has completed his transformation from a civilian into a Royal Navy sailor during a 10-week intensive training course at HMS Raleigh in Cornwall.

The large ocean tank at the Sealife Centre has been given a repaint. Darren Norris painting the model of a diver.  Picture: James Bass

Its cavernous insides are home to some of the world’s most mesmerising marine life who are among the star attractions on Great Yarmouth’s Golden Mile.

The James Paget University Hospital at Gorleston. Picture: James Bass

The James Paget Hospital is looking abroad to fill vacancies due to a shortage of nurses in the UK.

Ipswich Crown Court, where the two men will be sentenced next month

Two men who hoped to make money out of filming elderly people being verbally abused are to be sentenced in January.

Caister First School choir sing carols to residents of Claremont House, Caister.

A group of young singers brought festive cheer to elderly Caister residents when they sang out in fine voice during a special carol concert.

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Great Yarmouth Sport

Norfolk rivals Gorleston and Thetford Town meet in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division today, with both teams badly in need of a win.

Turkey Trotters: Members of the Great Yarmouth Road Runners who tok part in Sundays annual 10-mile Turkey Trot road race organised by the Waveney Valley Athletics Club.

The Turkey Trot 10-mile race in Beccles, organised by Waveney Valley Athletics Club, traditionally has a good turnout from Great Yarmouth Road Runners and this year was no different with an exceptional performance from 17 members of the club, with three female prizes and 10 personal bests, although unfortunately colds and injuries caused another four Great Yarmouth runners to miss the race.

Alfie Hewett (left) and David Phillipson with their men's doubles national trophy.

Alfie Hewett is no stranger to achieving firsts in his burgeoning wheelchair tennis career and Norfolk’s world number one junior is eyeing success Down Under.

Ian Ellis with the spoils of his victory in the Rayleigh Club Championship.

Ian Ellis can reflect on one of his best years as a professional golfer – and had he taken just one less shot over two rounds at the BMW PGA Championship last May it would have been THE best.

Ian Ayres, single-handed winner at Rollesby Broad's Winter Regatta.

The cold may have deterred some, but those who braved it on Rollesby Broad enjoyed some close races in their Winter Regatta.

Great Yarmouth Events

The large ocean tank at the Sealife Centre has been given a repaint. Darren Norris painting the model of a diver.  Picture: James Bass

Its cavernous insides are home to some of the world’s most mesmerising marine life who are among the star attractions on Great Yarmouth’s Golden Mile.

Artist Dan McGrath is auctioning off a painting to raise money for the Herring House Trust at Christmas.

A Great Yarmouth artist has raised more than £200 to help give homeless people in the town a happy Christmas.

Great Yarmouth singer Neil Francis. Picture by: Day Clifford

A Great Yarmouth singer has attracted worldwide applause after his impromptu performance of an 80s classic in a London Underground station went viral.

Great Yarmouth Library on Tolhouse Street

If you have ever wondered how Santa’s reindeer fly then come and see Chalk Circle Theatre Company’s latest production, The Snow Child, a magical story from the frozen North.

All the elements are coming together as final preparations are made to Aladdin, the family panto that takes to the stage on December 20 at St George's Great Yarmouth

The final preparations are being put to Great Yarmouth’s very own professional pantomime Aladdin.

Norfolk Entertainment

The large ocean tank at the Sealife Centre has been given a repaint. Darren Norris painting the model of a diver.  Picture: James Bass

Its cavernous insides are home to some of the world’s most mesmerising marine life who are among the star attractions on Great Yarmouth’s Golden Mile.

Peter Pan at Norwich Theatre Royal

Norwich Threatre Royal’s Peter Pan features a host of familiar faces - from long time panto favoruite Richard Gauntlett to two young stars returning to play Peter Pan and Mrs Darling just weeks after starring in West Side Story. Simon Parkin reports.

Artist Dan McGrath is auctioning off a painting to raise money for the Herring House Trust at Christmas.

A Great Yarmouth artist has raised more than £200 to help give homeless people in the town a happy Christmas.

Artist Kazz Morohashi with her Meow Mansion which is on display at the Cats Protection shop in Norwich.

Decorated in fairy lights and jelly stars, and with a party ring biscuit doubling as a Christmas wreath on the front door, this elaborate gingerbread house is home sweet home to Kitty and Boots and their 65 kittens.

The Maddermarket Theatre's 2014 Christmas show - The Borrowers. Photo: Reflective Arts.

It is being billed as “the biggest little Christmas show” and tomorrow the curtain goes up on the Maddermarket Theatre’s festive production of The Borrowers.

Norfolk Sport

Jack Ainsley scored two penalties in Lowestoft's win over Chorley.

Lowestoft Town produced a superb team performance to defeat promotion chasers Chorley at Crown Meadow.

Loan striker Ryan Crisp is expected to be fit for Dereham.

Dereham Town boss Matt Henman has challenged his side to strengthen their play-off credentials when they travel to Waltham Abbey this afternoon, kick-off 3pm.

Royal Norwich Golf Club that was granted its royal status in 1936. Raising the lag for the Jubilee left to right Phil Grice, general manager, Gordon Cartwright, captain, Patrick Cook, president, Sue Heeles, club administrator, and Rebecca Shubrook , front of house manager.Photo: Steve Adams

Royal Norwich officials have released the first details of their club’s proposed relocation to Weston Park.

George Pragnell. 
Photo: Bill Smith

Ronnie O’Sullivan closed on a record when he scored three century breaks against Norwich snooker player George Pragnell during qualification for the German Masters.

Action from Diss's defeat at Campion last week. Picture: John Bulloch

Diss face a second successive away match in London 2NE tomorrow when they travel to Saffron Walden.

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