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A woman and her daughter suffered life-changing injuries when part of a large sheet of glass smashed into the windscreen of their Rover 75 on the Acle Straight, a court heard.

One of the close friends of Hannah Williamson has paid tribute to her and said she was looking forward to performing together.

A woman, believed to be in her 20s, suffered “serious injuries” after she was involved in a collision with a lorry.

James Paget University Hospital

Tomorrow (Tuesday) is World Turtle Day… and marks the launch of a special mission to help endangered sea turtles by Great Yarmouth Sea Life Centre.

A married couple whose bodies were spotted washed up on a mudbank by a birdwatcher with a telescope died in a suicide pact, an inquest heard.

Schools in the east are being urged to help nurture a nation of lifesavers by taking part in Restart a Heart Day.

NHS

Police are hunting for a gang of youths who jumped on a car in Bradwell being driven by a grandfather and damaged it.

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Crime

Yesterday, 16:08
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Police are hunting for a gang of youths who jumped on a car in Bradwell being driven by a grandfather and damaged it.

A car was clocked going two and a half times the speed limit on a 30mph road.

Police have arrested and charged a driver for drink driving after he was stopped for driving 105mph on the A47 at Acle.

UN Court

A motorist who was stopped travelling at 105mph on the A47 has been arrested for allegedly driving at just under twice the drink-drive limit.

Police have visited the home of the parents of a pupil after the youngster wrongly claimed his father had stolen a dog.

Health

Yesterday, 19:10
NHS

Schools in the east are being urged to help nurture a nation of lifesavers by taking part in Restart a Heart Day.

A Conservative government would consult on a possible cap on social care costs, Theresa May has announced.

Jeremy Corbyn

A nursery nurse who was diagnosed with cervical cancer at the age of 24 is urging young women to always take up screening and doctors not to write off potential cases as being too young.

NHS

As the nation marks Dementia Awareness Week, employees at an opticians with branches across the region are becoming qualified to better understand the needs of customers suffering from dementia.

Thetford

A new support group for people affected by heart conditions is to launch in Acle next week.

Broadland District Council

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Education

Charging schools which expel students could worsen an alarming rise in expulsion rates in Norfolk and have a damaging impact on children’s welfare, a principal has warned.

Norfolk County Council

A school is gearing up to celebrate the opening of its new library.

Great Yarmouth

An important meeting of leading figures in Norfolk education is being held today.

Norfolk County Council

Learning to swim is gaining a potentially life-saving skill.

Business

Yesterday, 07:50
Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Scores of Norfolk businesses are owed tens of thousands of pounds after the company behind one of Norfolk’s most iconic hotels brought in liquidators.

The closure dates for the East Anglian branches of Norwich and Peterborough Building Society have been confirmed.

Peterborough

The closure dates for the East Anglian branches of Norwich and Peterborough Building Society have been confirmed.

Peterborough

A business centre which has helped 230 firms to find their feet has marked 15 years supporting the energy sector on the Norfolk coast.

Protective technology designed by a Great Yarmouth company is being put through its paces by the energy giant behind the East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm project.

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Sunday, May 21, 2017

The young woman who died at a Great Yarmouth home has been named as Hannah Williamson, 21, of Freethorpe.

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Yesterday, 17:14

A married couple whose bodies were spotted washed up on a mudbank by a birdwatcher with a telescope died in a suicide pact, an inquest heard.

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Yesterday, 07:50

Scores of Norfolk businesses are owed tens of thousands of pounds after the company behind one of Norfolk’s most iconic hotels brought in liquidators.

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Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Yesterday, 11:09

A second man has been arrested in connection with the death of Hannah Williamson, who died in a Great Yarmouth home on Friday.

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Yesterday, 13:48

A man has been banned from entering a seaside town centre for ‘persistently begging’.

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