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Beast from the East

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Praise has been heaped on young farmers who rushed to the aid of ambulance crews stranded in last week’s snow - thanks in part to a clever bit of admin.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Ambulance first responders from the Stalham and Smallburgh group have spoken about rescuing a man in his 70s from his car during the cold spell.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

This is the moment a car lost control and crashed on the A47 as the Beast from the East weather front swept the region.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

This is the scene at a popular Norfolk beach where wild weather has completely stripped it down to the clay.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

A task force is hitting the road to fill potholes caused by the winter cold snap.

Monday, March 5, 2018

A voluntary lifeboat service in a village near Great Yarmouth is unable to launch following severe coastal erosion.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Staff at Norfolk’s GP surgeries slept in staff rooms, drove patients home, and conducted appointments over the phone from their stricken cars in a bid to keep services running during the big freeze.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

This weeks extreme weather has generated a huge amount of fantastic video. Take a look at some of the best clips we have published over the past few days.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

The snow and ice is clearing from Norfolk’s roads as temperatures rise, but police have urged drivers to still take extra care.

Saturday, March 3, 2018

A man who got out of his car in sub-zero conditions to help a fellow motorist has died after reportedly suffering a heart attack.

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Drivers have been warned that melting snow and ice will lead to the possibility of flooding and surface water on Norfolk’s roads.

Friday, March 2, 2018

The worst seems to be over as a long thaw sets in.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Officers in Norfolk have dealt with nearly 2,000 snow related incidents since the Beast from the East swept in sub-zero conditions.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Staff at the county’s community healthcare trust have spoken out over the hard work of those staff who struggled into work through the snow.

Friday, March 2, 2018

With freezing temperatures, fierce winds and more snow than anyone could have predicted, the Beast from the East is wreaking havoc on the county. If your home or vehicle has been left needing repairs due to the bad weather, making sure you take the time to find the right trader is extremely important.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Parts of Norfolk and Waveney could see more snow today as the Beast from the East rumbles on.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Here is the latest on First Bus services in Norwich, Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft.

Friday, March 2, 2018

People will have to wait a bit longer for their bins to be emptied, with collections across most of Norfolk once again cancelled because of the weather.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Households across Norfolk and Suffolk could be in for a special extra payment from the government because of the Beast from the East.

Friday, March 2, 2018

The widespread snow across East Anglia could start melting over the weekend as temperatures rise above freezing.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Major routes in Norfolk and Waveney remain impassable this morning (Friday) as snowdrifts and treacherous ice put those on the roads at risk.

Friday, March 2, 2018

The continuing cold weather is causing disruption in the Great Yarmouth area with trains cancelled, bin collections postponed and schools closed.

Friday, March 2, 2018

It may have caused temperatures to hit sub-zero but reaction to the Beast from the East has warmed hearts as community spirit shone through.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Do not travel unless it is an emergency - that was the message from police in Norfolk this morning as snowdrifts and high winds caused chaos on the roads overnight.

Friday, March 2, 2018

More than 430 schools across the region will remain closed today (Friday) due to poor weather conditions.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Ambulance crews travelled for hours to get into work and stayed well past the end of their shifts to ensure patients stayed safe while the region was gripped with heavy snowfall.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

The number of patients visiting A&E with injuries sustained from “slips and falls” has risen since the Beast from the East took hold of the region.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

While snow is causing chaos across the borough, in Gorleston the wind is also creating disruption, bringing a tree crashing down and damaging a shop sign on the High Street.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

A pensioner has praised a community bus driver for going the extra mile – defying the snow to get her to hospital for an operation.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

More than 400 schools have been closed because of snow across Norfolk and Suffolk - but one closure announcement stood out from the rest.

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