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Great Yarmouth’s traditional Easter Fair will return to the town centre this week – with about 100 rides and attractions over four action-packed days.

A family had a costly trip to Great Yarmouth seafront over the Easter weekend after police stopped a driver allegedly caught without insurance.

Two self-proclaimed “cougars” have come together to share their story of heartbreak, deception as well as friendship following the release of their book.

Norfolk’s chief constable has said we have to “stop reacting to crises as they arrive” as victims of stabbings are refusing to engage with police - preventing prosecutions.

Outside the village halls, leisure centres and churches, few have much in common.

Norfolk and Suffolk are in for another warm and sunny day for Easter Monday and forecasters say Saharan dust could make for a memorable sunset tonight.

Great Yarmouth’s “magnificent” historic Waterways have reopened after a 10 month restoration project.

Crime

Norfolk’s chief constable has said we have to “stop reacting to crises as they arrive” as victims of stabbings are refusing to engage with police - preventing prosecutions.

A domestic violence survivor who had to spray her boyfriend with bleach to stop a vicious assault has urged people to reach out and get protection from abusers.

Technology which has led police to almost 1,000 arrests will soon be watching over Great Yarmouth.

Great Yarmouth

A driver was arrested at the scene of a crash near Fritton overnight after being found twice the drink-drive limit.

Police have swooped on youngsters riding bikes illegally issuing a clutch of dispersal orders and seizing three bikes.

Health

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

As Norfolk’s Class A drug supply remains stable despite more than 1,000 arrests, calls are being made for a radical change in policy. Luke Powell reports.

Two Norfolk men have been handed five-figure settlement packages after they were left with burns from e-cigarette batteries that exploded in their pocket.

A 70-year-old man has used a ground-breaking scalp cooling treatment to keep his hair during chemotherapy.

When words fail, music often has the power to heal.

Children in the east of England have the least money spent on their mental health care in the country, as some were having to threaten suicide to fight their way into treatment.

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Education

Saturday, April 13, 2019

A school putting music and creative arts at the heart of its curriculum is reaping the benefits for its pupils and staff.

Children at a Norfolk primary school are enjoying their new £30,000 playground, which is equipped with a trike track, climbing net and sand pit.

A government minister has visited a Norfolk school to see the changes which have driven improvements in its GCSE results.

Nine secondary schools in Norfolk have more than one in five of their places for the new intake in September unfilled, figures reveal.

Pupils across Norfolk have been given a ewe-nique experience as part of a project to teach the county’s children about livestock and farming.

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Business

Saturday, April 20, 2019

It’s the business travel firm you’ve never heard. CAROLINE CULOT spoke to Adam Knights, MD at ATPI.

A cat café which will be the first of its kind in Norfolk is set to offer visitors endless amounts of feline affection when it opens later on this summer.

Each year millions of pounds of taxpayers’ cash is given to businesses to create new jobs and boost the Norfolk economy.

Just months after it opened Taco Bell in Great Yarmouth is looking to expand.

Keen shoppers looking to find the perfect bargain will soon have a new charity superstore to browse around.

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Yesterday, 20:18

Great Yarmouth’s “magnificent” historic Waterways have reopened after a 10 month restoration project.

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A family had a costly trip to Great Yarmouth seafront over the Easter weekend after police stopped a driver allegedly caught without insurance.

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Yesterday, 15:00

A man’s body was found on Kessingland beach on Sunday morning.

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Yesterday, 10:49

More than 65 homes and business in Great Yarmouth are currently without power.

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08:12

Norfolk and Suffolk are in for another warm and sunny day for Easter Monday and forecasters say Saharan dust could make for a memorable sunset tonight.

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