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Norwich Crown Court

A man has appeared in court charged with wounding with intent after a stabbing incident at a YMCA housing complex.

The legal challenge against the closure of a Great Yarmouth school has come to a close - but campaigners have vowed to keep up the fight.

Norfolk County Council

Thinking of splashing out on a new boat or wondering how to spend that £250,000 burning a hole in your pocket?

London

Parts of Norfolk and Suffolk could experience gale force winds tonight and tomorrow morning.

Met Office

A care home in Great Yarmouth has been forced to close after watchdogs uncovered a catalogue of concerns.

Care Quality Commission

A series of measures designed to make superfast broadband access in new housing and business developments as ordinary as water and electricity are to be discussed by councillors next week.

County Council

Crime

Yesterday, 14:41

A 33-year-old man has been arrested after a car was stolen from a garage and later left by the side of the A149 in Catfield.

A woman has been arrested on the suspicion of drug-driving and possession of a class A drug after the car she was believed to be driving crashed into a home in Gorleston.

Police say they are looking to identify three men in relation an incident in Great Yarmouth in which a man was stabbed.

A father has told how he rushed to the aid of a young victim of a suspected stabbing in Great Yarmouth.

James Paget University Hospital

It is more than three years since 23-year-old Norfolk student Hannah Witheridge was brutally murdered while backpacking in Thailand.

Hannah Witheridge

Health

Yesterday, 20:26
Care Quality Commission

A care home in Great Yarmouth has been forced to close after watchdogs uncovered a catalogue of concerns.

A potentially life-saving piece of equipment has been installed in Norwich city centre, thanks to the efforts of a mother who knows very well how it can be the difference between life and death.

Contentment and happiness are once again flowing at a lottery-funded well-being cafe after a council clash was resolved.

Norwich

A husband who was forced to wash his wife in the kitchen for 16 months has been helped by a scheme designed to maintain independence.

Suffolk County Council

The pressure on the NHS over Christmas meant Norfolk County Council bosses had to pay “golden hellos” to care providers to take in patients to free up beds.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

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Education

10:11
Norfolk County Council

The legal challenge against the closure of a Great Yarmouth school has come to a close - but campaigners have vowed to keep up the fight.

Plans to halve the £10m budget for Norfolk’s children’s centre services have taken a step forward.

Liberal Democrat

One of this country’s most famous regal figures and his doomed wife have visited a Gorleston primary school to help teach youngsters about the Tudors.

The first evidence of a Great Yarmouth school’s regeneration has been unveiled, with the opening of a new nursery building.

Norfolk County Council

A high school has announced the appointment of an interim principal who will help steer it into joining an academies trust.

Sixth Form College

Business

London

Thinking of splashing out on a new boat or wondering how to spend that £250,000 burning a hole in your pocket?

A team leader at the Bradwell Foodstore has been appointed to a new role to help support communities across East Anglia.

A well known clothes shop in Great Yarmouth is open for business for the very last time today.

A well known clothes shop in Great Yarmouth is to close its doors for the final time at the weekend.

Great Yarmouth Borough Council

The factory and head office of failed furniture retailer Multiyork has attracted interest from a consortium which claims it wants to continue production and secure jobs at the site.

Ipswich

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Yesterday, 20:26

A care home in Great Yarmouth has been forced to close after watchdogs uncovered a catalogue of concerns.

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Care Quality Commission
Mon, 15:48

A teacher is feeling a new woman and enjoying time with her children after she lost more than four stone in 26 weeks.

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Yesterday, 10:50

A woman has been arrested on the suspicion of drug-driving and possession of a class A drug after the car she was believed to be driving crashed into a home in Gorleston.

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Mon, 11:11

A decision to close a Great Yarmouth bridge due to reports that a child may have gone into a river has been criticized by a councillor.

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Mick Castle
Mon, 16:15

Major roadworks at one of the main gateways into Great Yarmouth are due to end next week after four months of traffic disruption.

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Norfolk County Council

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