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Addenbrooke's Hospital

A cafe in Ormesby has raised £800 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) after its manager received emergency care from the service.

A Great Yarmouth-based business connector who gets companies involved in the community has enjoyed a royal trip to London.


An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A car has crashed into a ditch on the Acle Straight.

A man from Great Yarmouth who was reported missing has been found safe and well.

More than a dozen parents have protested outside a Great Yarmouth school that is the fresh focus of controversy.

There is one week left to vote for a Great Yarmouth animal charity to receive a share of £500,000 of funding.


Norfolk police

A swan was found dead in a Great Yarmouth park after being shot in the neck.

Officers are asking for help in tracing a man who is wanted in connection with burglary.

Suffolk Police

Twenty lambs - some of them defenceless newborns - were stolen from a Norfolk village last night.

Norfolk Police

It is a crime that so many people fall victim to, including one man in his 80s who lost more than £85,000 as a result of it. However, it is also one so few are willing to talk about.

West Norfolk

A man has been imprisoned pending deportation after being arrested for drink driving in Gorleston.


Queen Elizabeth Hospital

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

A health body serving residents of the east coast area has been placed out of special measures.


Money could be shifted between health and social care organisations in Norfolk and Waveney under a new structure which aims to integrate different groups more effectively.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

St John Ambulance is urging people who have saved someone’s life using first aid to come forward with their story for the charity’s prestigious Everyday Heroes Awards.

A former health minister has claimed ambulance bosses “misled” MPs on a number of matters relating to winter pressures.

Norman Lamb

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More than a dozen parents have been protesting outside a Great Yarmouth school this morning.

Trafalgar College

For thousands of students around Norfolk and Suffolk, exams have now arrived.

Eight children have been temporarily excluded from a new school, in its new head’s first few days at the helm.

A bid could soon be lodged with the government to build a new free school on the site of a closed primary in Great Yarmouth.


A seaside hotel will be adding 12 news rooms after Great Yarmouth Borough Council’s development control committee approved the planning bid.

A system to rescue crew members who fall overboard – designed to help people who suffer cardiac arrests – has been developed by a boat builder.

United Kingdom

Jamie Brown, head of knowledge and development at Archant, introduces Local Impact.

The opening of an £8m centre of excellence demonstrates an energy services company’s commitment to the Norfolk coast, one of its bosses has said.

Trevor Wainwright

A road haulage company has closed its Great Yarmouth depot site, ending a more than 100-year-old link to the town.


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Sunday, May 20, 2018

A Norfolk town is getting ready to welcome some trans-Atlantic guests next month.

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Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Mon, 08:08

A body has been found in an area of marshland near to where an illegal rave was held just hours earlier.

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Suffolk Police
Yesterday, 16:28

A Great Yarmouth hotel is the latest ‘local’ to land a role in the new Danny Boyle film - playing the part of its seaside ‘double’ across the river.

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Mon, 17:45

A road has reopened after sewage started pouring out of a manhole down a street and flowing into a dyke in Belton.

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A car has crashed into a ditch on the Acle Straight.

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