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A restaurant that closed on Christmas Eve has been ordered to pay almost £15,000 to a former employee.

An iconic part of Great Yarmouth's seafront has regained its magical sparkle as rowing-boats and pedalos once again took to the restored Boating Lake.

A Range Rover crashed into the side of a house after it was put into the wrong gear.

A robber who threatened his partner with a knife and punched her in the head repeatedly has been jailed for nine months.

If you love running around Norwich Castle or up and down Cromer Pier, then you're not the only one.

Settling the debate of who serves the best chips on Great Yarmouth's market is a near impossible task.

A drug dealer who attempted to swallow a package of drugs secreted between his buttocks has been ordered to hand over more than £1,000.

Crime

A Range Rover crashed into the side of a house after it was put into the wrong gear.

A robber who threatened his partner with a knife and punched her in the head repeatedly has been jailed for nine months.

A 21-year-old man has been charged with being concerned in the supply of class A drugs.

CCTV footage shows a person steal a bike in a Norfolk town.

A man arrested while drunk in a public place tried to bite a police officer.

Health

Yesterday, 16:05

Outbreaks of measles have been detected in the east of England in the last year, it can be revealed, as it was announced that the UK has lost its measles-free status.

More than 100,000 sick days were taken by NHS staff in Norfolk last year due to mental health struggles, it can be revealed.

A man's false teeth were stuck in his throat for eight days after he "inhaled" them during a routine operation, it has emerged.

A funday raised £2,000 towards a campaign to send a Norfolk boy to Germany to receive essential medical treatment.

Middle-aged people need to stay physically active if they are to enjoy a fit and healthy retirement, according to a new report from the University of East Anglia.

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Education

Thursday, August 15, 2019

As East Norfolk Sixth Form College students gathered outside its cafeteria after collecting their A-level and BTC results, their thoughts turned toward the future.

A mother-of-one's 13-month-long battle to get her autistic son transferred to a specialist school is set to rumble on into the next academic year.

More than 130 schools in Norfolk still contain asbestos - but a council has confirmed there is no immediate risk to children.

A new principal and a £30k playground have been key to the turnaround at an inadequate Norfolk primary academy according to Ofsted inspectors.

A notoriously strict Norfolk school has impressed Ofsted on its first inspection.

Business

Saturday, August 17, 2019

A cake business which has wowed customers with its extravagant cupcakes and personalised brownies is set to open a shop.

A farmer is offering year-round glamping in a trio of pods with dramatic views across Norfolk's mill-dotted Broads.

Up and down the country, pubs are closing, as costs rise and numbers of punters dwindle. In some corners, though, optimism remains. Lauren Cope reports.

Great Yarmouth really comes to life in summer. In the fourth of a series looking at what makes the town tick during its busiest period, Daniel Hickey spoke to staff at a Regent Road landmark.

Train fares are set to rise by up to 2.8pc next year.

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Yesterday, 11:48

A community talent show was "spoilt" by a noisy event at a neighbouring hotel.

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Yesterday, 15:07

Environmental health officers will visit a hotel after complaints that a noisy event ruined a community music show.

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A restaurant that closed on Christmas Eve has been ordered to pay almost £15,000 to a former employee.

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A Range Rover crashed into the side of a house after it was put into the wrong gear.

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Yesterday, 11:17

A 21-year-old man has been charged with being concerned in the supply of class A drugs.

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