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Chief Inspector Nick Paling, right, and PC Adam Binns, outside the first floor flat in Derby Street which has a Closure Order issued by the courts on it as part of Operation Gravity. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

More than 100 suspected drug dealers have been arrested by police in Norfolk as the drive to rid our county of heroin and cocaine gathers pace.

Aviva insurance has issued safety advice ahead of Storm Doris. Picture: ANTONY KELLY.

Homeowners and businesses are being advised to take basic precautions to protect themselves and their property ahead of severe weather warnings for Norfolk.

Met Office
HM Coastguard is calling for people to stay safe and avoid coastal areas during Storm Doris.  PHOTO: Nick Butcher

The Coastguard is warning people to avoid coastal areas of Norfolk amid predictions of gale-force winds from Storm Doris.

Met Office
Steve Bartram, operations manager for Dalby Offshore and Tim Smith from Saline Marine - Picture: TMS Media

An offshore support firm has enabled technicians to stay out at sea for longer – by developing specialised fenders.

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It’s the apocalyptic nightmare that has been the subject of countless gruesome films and hit shows like The Walking Dead.

Norfolk Police
60163 Tornado, which is to visit Great Yarmouth later this year. Picture:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Rail enthusiasts will be given a treat later this year when the 60163 Tornado puffs into Great Yarmouth.

Norwich
Caravan destroyed at East Runton in October 1987 storm. Photo from Archant Library.

With Storm Doris set to bring gusts of 70mph across the region tomorrow, we look back at the devastating storm of October 1987 which caused chaos.

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Great Yarmouth Sport

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Browston Hall ladies B led the way with two resounding wins – over Great Yarmouth Blue and then the Red ladies.

In the Great Yarmouth Table Tennis League handicap event, 15 players were drawn into three groups.

The Great Yarmouth Swimming club squad. Photo: Rhianna James.

A team of swimmers from Great Yarmouth Swimming Club travelled to Wymondham to take part in round two of the Norfolk Junior League.

West Norfolk
Great Yarmouth Broadland try scorer Jamie Murray.

Despite a one-sided 40-12 scoreline to Diss II, Great Yarmouth-Broadland were very competitive and the game closer than it seemed.

US Federal Reserve

It was heartbreak for Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League team Eagles of Gorleston Rangers as they fell one game short in the under 14 County Cup semi-final, narrowly losing out 2-1 to Attleborough.

Great Yarmouth Events

Seachange mardis gras. Photo: Seachange

Seachange Arts, revive their Mardi Gras event this week (Tuesday, February 28) at the Drill House on York Road.

United Kingdom
Oasis who have inspired Noasis who are appearing in Great Yarmouth on March 11. Zak Hussein/PA Wire

The energy of the Manchester music scene is coming to Great Yarmouth next month.

Manchester
Oulton Broad Dragon Boat Festival 2016

PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Businesses, clubs and organisations from across the region have been getting their teams together for this year’s East Anglian Dragon Boat Festival.

A group of volunteers have set up a mobile soup kitchen that is now operationg in Yarmouth.
David Cosby, Gary Ward, Victoria Seabright, Jake Filby and Diane Haworth.
PHOTO: Nick Butcher

A group which runs a soup kitchen to help the homeless is holding a rummage sale to raise vital funds.

Dizzy O'Dare, Seachange's resident company

A pair of new street arts shows from Great Yarmouth artists and performers have been commissioned as part of a prestigious national consortium.

United Kingdom

Norfolk Entertainment

Poet George Szirtes with his new book.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

A tiger, a bear, monkeys and more feature in author George Szirtes’ new book of poems for children.

University of East Anglia
Connaught Hall in Attleborough

An X Factor star, a big band and tributes to Take That, Adele, Cliff Richard and Elton John feature on this year’s programme of events at Connaught Hall.

Ed Sheeran is performing at The Brit Awards 2017. Picture PAUL BAYFIELD

The Brit Awards 2017 take place tonight with David Bowie up for two posthumous awards, while Little Mix and Skepta are leading the way with three nods apiece. Here is everything you need to know about the biggest night in British music.

ITV
Seachange mardis gras. Photo: Seachange

Seachange Arts, revive their Mardi Gras event this week (Tuesday, February 28) at the Drill House on York Road.

United Kingdom
The Spikedrivers. Picture: Chris Gill

A day of blues - laced with fun, history and audience participation - is being staged in north Norfolk.

Norfolk Sport

Action from Snowflake Sailing Club. Picture: IAN SYMONDS

Snowflake Sailing Club held a single 90-minute race for all classes with the Dugdale Memorial Trophy up for grabs for the winning boat after handicaps had been applied.

Dave Horton-Jones with youngsters from the Wymondham Judo Club. Picture: WYMONDHAM JUDO CLUB

Youngsters have had a martial arts master class from an expert at the Wymondham Judo Club.

It was second against third as Wensum D played Dynamic Rams A in Premier B of the Norwich and District League.

Norfolk County
Gary Setchell has left King's Lynn Town after seven years at the club's helm. Picture: Simon Moore/Focus Images

King’s Lynn Town will announced their new manager tomorrow – as fans, supporters are reporters alike took to Twitter to have their say on Gary Setchell’s sacking late on Tuesday night.

Gary Setchell
Gary Setchell has left King's Lynn Town. Picture: TIM SMITH

King’s Lynn Town manager Gary Setchell has left the club, it has been confirmed.

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