Friday, January 20, 2017

A plaque will be placed to commemorate the deaths of five special constables who were killed during one of the worst air raids on Great Yarmouth during the Second World War.

Norfolk Police

Yes, I fully admit that it was all wishful thinking and idle speculation, and could never have become reality. But it slotted perfectly into the “if only” or “just suppose” category.

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A piece of history has been uncovered in what has been an eventful few days for Hemsby Lifeboat Crew.

There was a time, decades ago, when a policeman was almost part of the street furniture in Great Yarmouth’s town centre, his familiar presence hardly noticed as we shopped, strolled around the Market Place or hopped on and off Corporation buses outside Palmer’s department store or on Theatre Plain beside the Regal.


Gallery: £1.7m to restore unique attraction

Monday, January 9, 2017

Plans to restore a unique tourist attraction to its former glory have been given a boost after receiving a £1.7m grant.

Bernard Williamson

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