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A disgruntled employee accused of being behind an arson attack at his former workplace was dismissed after he borrowed £15,000, a court has heard.

A man is in a critical condition in hospital with head injuries after he fell from the back of a pick-up truck.

A new free support scheme to help long term unemployed people across Norfolk to find a job has been launched.

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Great Yarmouth is to feature in a television programme tonight on BBC One.

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Exit packages worth nearly £2.8m were paid to 191 Norfolk County Council workers who were made redundant last year, figures have revealed.

Crime

Wed, 12:31
Norfolk Police

Police in Great Yarmouth have arrested four youths after half a dozen vehicles were stolen, abandoned and set on fire out in the area.

Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a 31 year-old man from Norwich who is wanted.

Norfolk police

Police in Norfolk are to increase patrols at faith centres in the county following the terror attack on a mosque in the Finsbury Park area of London.

Theresa May

Police in Great Yarmouth are investigating a spate of offences in which vehicles have been stolen, abandoned and burned out.

Norfolk Police

Police are investigating a violent assault in Gorleston in which a man was knocked unconscious and then punched as he lay on the ground.

Health

A care home is raising money to buy a revolutionary new product to help people with dementia enjoy a better quality of life.

Norwich

The number of nurses coming to work in our region from the European Union has fallen, hospital leaders have said.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

As Norfolk County Council looks at new ways to bring more people into the adult social care sector, chair of the authority’s adult social care committee, Bill Borrett, explains the various ways of getting into the rewarding career.

Norfolk County Council

East Norfolk Medical Practice in Great Yarmouth has been presented with an award for its use of computer software which makes sure patients receive effective medicines in safe doses.

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Education

Wed, 17:25
Flegg High School

A rural high school is hoping a farmers’ market will be a sweet success thanks to a welcome donation.

A pilot scheme to help school children understand the lives of young migrant pupils has been trialled in two

A Great Yarmouth teenager is celebrating after winning a scholarship at a performing arts academy.

Pupils at Brundall Primary School enjoyed a visit from a local author and a day of writing workshops, after winning a prize draw.

A Great Yarmouth primary school is “wholeheartedly” backing a £6.4m school merger that has also triggered a campaign to fight it.

Norfolk County Council

Business

Yesterday, 12:45
East of England Energy Group

A new strategy has been revealed to better exploit gas fields in the Southern North Sea (SNS) – with the hope it could provide a boost to the industry on the East Anglian coast.

The five Norfolk and Suffolk branches of Swinton Insurance have been spared from closure, following a company review.

Norwich

A Great Yarmouth engineering company has been awarded a contract to decommission seven wells in the North Sea.

A charity-run skills and activities centre in Great Yarmouth has teamed up with a local technology firm.

Great Yarmouth

Energy leaders hailed the prospect of jobs for generations to come as the turf was cut for an £11.4m energy skills centre.

Simon Gray

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The body of a man was discovered in a car on the Great Yarmouth seafront Sunday evening.

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Yesterday, 10:45

Police are appealing for help to trace a man who is wanted in Great Yarmouth.

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Norwich Crown Court
Wed, 10:43

These are the nine finalists of a model competition that saw hundreds of people from the Great Yarmouth area enter and show off their best smiles and personality.

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Police in Great Yarmouth have arrested four youths after half a dozen vehicles were stolen, abandoned and set on fire out in the area.

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Yesterday, 10:14

This striking futuristic looking house is a luxury countryside dwelling that has won over planners with its innovative and grand design.

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Great Yarmouth is to provide the backdrop for a gritty new drama series featuring people in the town.

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Exit packages worth nearly £2.8m were paid to 191 Norfolk County Council workers who were made redundant last year, figures have revealed.

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One of Great Yarmouth’s well known nightclubs is to be turned into flats, it has been confirmed.

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