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Sunday, April 15, 2018

The embers are still smouldering on the Britannia Pier and at Palgrave Brown’s Southtown Road timber yard, figuratively speaking, after a recent column recalled that militant suffragettes allegedly claimed responsibility for the huge 1913 and 1914 blazes there.

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Lots of readers’ letters this week covering a host of subjects from coastal erosion to mobility scooters with two people on board!

Saturday, April 7, 2018

The candidates set to stand in the Great Yarmouth Borough Council elections next month have been revealed - with The Tribune Party set to take part in its first ever election.

Saturday, March 10, 2018

A heavy police presence has been reported in the Southtown area of Great Yarmouth this afternoon.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Fire crews were called to the scene of a crash in Southtown, Great Yarmouth.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Disgusting sight of 26 piles of poo

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Sadly, our hills will never be alive with the sound of music. Why? Because we suffer from the Hill Street blues, having no hill worthy of the name.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League teams experienced mixed emotions in County Cup competitions.

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Tortoises never went in windows

Friday, January 19, 2018

Emergency services in Great Yarmouth have teamed up to provide even quicker response times for ambulance crews.

Monday, January 15, 2018

The A47 in Great Yarmouth was blocked after a car had to stop suddenly because of mechanical problems.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Roundabout and lights are no-go

Friday, January 5, 2018

Fifty years of fancy dress and tricks are coming to an end as a landmark shop prepares for its final turn - a disappearing act.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Expenses rise is not deserved at all

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Dozens of children from 10 different schools came together to show off their talents at an education group’s annual Christmas show.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

The poor are only just managing

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

County councillors have voted to increase their allowances at a time when services across Norfolk are facing cuts.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The decision by Conservative and independent councillors to award themselves an allowance increase has been branded as “unbelievable” by one of the county’s MPs.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Dozens of children from 10 different schools came together to show off their talents at an education group’s annual Christmas show.

Friday, December 1, 2017

What a shame these beautiful trees have been chopped down and shredded on this building site in Southtown, Great Yarmouth.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

It could be my imagination, with no basis in fact, but if someone is asked to pick a number, the chances are that it will be an odd one, not even. Limit the choice to a single figure, and my bet is that seven will prove a favourite.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

A £98m pledge from the chancellor in his Budget means work could start in 2020 on a new bridge which will open up investment for the whole region.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The chancellor Philip Hammond has committed £98m towards the cost of a new bridge in Great Yarmouth.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Chancellor Philip Hammond could use the Budget to announce plans to boost the region’s infrastructure as part of a promise to “invest to secure a bright future for Britain.”

Monday, November 20, 2017

Great Yarmouth will this week find out whether its long-awaited third river crossing has been deemed worthy of Westminster backing in the Autumn Budget.

Friday, November 17, 2017

I sadly step down from my group

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A long standing Labour supporter and county councillor has resigned from his party group and become an independent.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

A close knit community is celebrating after controversial plans to build nine homes on a pocket of land in Great Yarmouth were refused.

Monday, October 16, 2017

A Labour councillor refused to back his own party’s motion over controversial proposals to close a Great Yarmouth school.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Time to end the school protest

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