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The final 11 Beales department stores in the country are set to shut, putting hundreds of jobs at risk.

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The 25th of April, 2019, was the 300th anniversary of the publication of what is now known as Daniel Defoe's first novel "Robinson Crusoe".

A book hailed as the definitive story of Norfolk wherries is once again available

For me it all began in 1955 with two items: a sole-lump - a fish also called a lump-sucker - and a small fun balloon released in Germany being found on Great Yarmouth's North Beach.

Time was when it would have seemed like the end of my world.

A provincial journalist's life is not as high-octane as many imagine.

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Saturday, February 8, 2020

A Norfolk football club has criticised the "disappointing" punishment given to a parent who racially abused one of its players during a football match.

Gorleston Football Club chairman Alan Gordon has stepped down because of ill health.

Wroxham will face holders Dereham Town in the semi-finals of the Norfolk Senior Cup - while Great Yarmouth Town will face UEA.

A grand slam-winning tennis player from Norfolk is expecting not to be allowed to defend his Australian Open title as he does not meet the new classifications being brought in for wheelchair tennis.

A Norwich City fan who had a heart attack at Carrow Road has said that had it happened anywhere else he would probably no longer be alive.

Great Yarmouth Events

From Britain's version of the Orient Express to a steam train along the coast, go back in time and enjoy a dose of nostalgia on these vintage railways in Norfolk.

From pizza making to a Viking Festival, there are plenty of exciting events which the whole family can enjoy in Norfolk this February half term.

Louisa Baldwin headed to SW1 in Gorleston, which in London is a postcode which includes Buckingham Palace, to see whether it is the jewel in the crown of the town's restaurant scene.

Brit award-winning singer Rag'n'Bone Man got a giant reception with a surprise appearance at a live music event on Saturday night.

From giant slides to climbing walls, ball pits to tunnels, here are some of the best play areas to visit in Norfolk that are bound to keep the kids entertained.

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