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19:20

Firefighters have been called to tackle a building fire in Great Yarmouth.

Drivers are being warned to expect delays as a road is closed and traffic is diverted.

Firefighters were called out to reports of a vehicle fire on a busy road.

A football club has reported social media comments made to officials and volunteers to the police and the Football Association.

The RSPCA East Norfolk is hoping to find a home for a kitten who is the last of his litter to be chosen.

They teamed up to organise solar strolls and moonlight walks among numerous events over the years.

A young girl was taken to hospital after suffering a medical emergency.

Crime

Yesterday, 08:37

A car has been seized by police as the motorist had no insurance.

Police have seized a vehicle after the driver was discovered to be banned from the roads.

Members of a rugby club will struggle to keep warm this winter after heating oil was stolen from its clubhouse for the third time in two years.

A 46-year-old man has been charged with assaulting a female soup kitchen volunteer.

A 31-year-old man has been charged with drink driving after crashing a BMW into a jet wash at a petrol station.

Health

Yesterday, 08:47

Norfolk hospitals are urging visitors who have been ill to stay at home if possible as more than a thousand beds have been closed around the country due to nororvirus.

A man who was given the wrong knee implant during surgery said he was left speechless when the blunder was revealed.

A school has reopened after a deep clean following a virus outbreak among students.

A school closed for a deep clean after an outbreak of illness among students.

A consultant surgeon is taking a colourful approach to tackling bowel cancer this December in a bid to save lives.

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Education

Thu, 17:59

Nurseries which shut when the trust which ran them went into liquidation will start re-opening within days.

Safety checks are needed on the roofs of almost 60 schools across Norfolk - to establish whether they could be at risk of collapse.

A school has reopened after a deep clean following a virus outbreak among students.

A school closed for a deep clean after an outbreak of illness among students.

A young woman who was expelled from school at 13 and only took one GCSE has shared a message of hope with other teenagers in tough circumstances after securing a place at university to pursue her dream career.

Business

Thu, 17:59

Nurseries which shut when the trust which ran them went into liquidation will start re-opening within days.

A hairdressers has moved into a town centre building which had been empty for six months - replacing a gift shop.

Norfolk could lose more shops before Christmas, after a women's fashion retailer has announced it is to close 30 under-performing sites in the coming weeks.

A new pop-up lifestyle store has opened in Norwich just in time for Christmas and is celebrating the city's creative talent.

Ten nurseries and day care centres across Norfolk and Suffolk have closed - with 136 people facing redundancy.

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Fri, 10:48

A derelict village pub described as an eyesore but with planning permission to be converted into a house has been damaged in a fire.

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Thu, 13:32

People in a coastal village say they are "dreading Christmas" because of visitors' parking - but plans are afoot to bring an end to the problem.

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Mon, 09:03

A school closed for a deep clean after an outbreak of illness among students.

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Wed, 13:42

An actor from Great Yarmouth is set to star in a superhero Netflix series - but credits the seaside town with launching his career.

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Thu, 11:10

Drivers could be facing more delays in Great Yarmouth as work in preparation for the development of the town's proposed Third River Crossing is carried out.

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