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Yesterday, 21:15

A man has been stabbed in a large street fight involving 20 people.

Police have partially lifted a cordon and have placed a tent at the scene of an incident in Great Yarmouth.

Police have stepped up patrols at a sports and football hub in a crackdown on alcohol-related issues.

A man who was so drunk he couldn't remember assaulting a member of hospital security staff has been handed a fine.

A little foal had to be rescued from a river after it found a gap in a fence and fell in.

Signs directing motorists away from a "closed" road have been described as confusing and adding to unnecessary gridlock during planned roadworks along a key gateway route.

The family of a schoolboy who was placed in isolation for his haircut have expressed frustration with the "ambiguous rules" that saw him disciplined.

Crime

Yesterday, 21:15

A man has been stabbed in a large street fight involving 20 people.

Police have partially lifted a cordon and have placed a tent at the scene of an incident in Great Yarmouth.

Two drivers suspected of being behind the wheel having taken drugs were arrested last night.

An app now being rolled out by Norfolk police could help officers reach people in insolated parts of the country quicker.

Norfolk's police chief has warned children will not be safe online unless tech giants take action against grooming and sexual abuse.

Health

Tue, 17:53

There's nothing Phil Lynes enjoys more than to set his armchair up at an idyllic spot on the Norfolk coast and to paint the breathtaking views he sees in front of him.

Staff working in children and young people's mental health were forced to make their own waiting lists as official data was so inaccurate and cases "slipped through the net".

Free sanitary products are available at a clutch of venues across the borough.

Life for the Lawson family is an exhausting round of punishing cancer treatment and emergency set-backs that has eclipsed normal life.

A new initiative which aims to make sure that people who have suffered a cardiac arrest receive lifesaving help as quickly as possible has launched across the region.

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Education

Yesterday, 17:15

The family of a schoolboy who was placed in isolation for his haircut have expressed frustration with the "ambiguous rules" that saw him disciplined.

Thousands of young people from across Norfolk have come together to test their sporting abilities and try out new activities.

More than 100 children took to Great Yarmouth beach to compete in a sports day with a twist.

A college principal has hit back at a top Conservative MP after he expressed "deep disappointment" over the controversial closure of a training restaurant.

New plans for part of an empty school site once hailed as ushering in a new era in education have been lodged.

Business

Yesterday, 12:14

A new music shop is set to hit all the right notes when it opens in Dereham next month.

Well-behaved dogs are more than welcome at a new tea room where its resident namesake already enjoys pats and chats from customers.

A scale replica of Britain's most-cherished aircraft the Spitfire has been built by a Great Yarmouth firm and is now on display in Heathrow Airport.

Residents in Great Yarmouth have been promised the best cinematic experience in East Anglia after it was announced the Royalty cinema would reopen under new operators following a multimillion-pound investment.

People living in Norfolk have been warned about a council tax scam offering them a refund.

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Yesterday, 18:46

Police have partially lifted a cordon and have placed a tent at the scene of an incident in Great Yarmouth.

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Mon, 17:18

Residents in Great Yarmouth have been promised the best cinematic experience in East Anglia after it was announced the Royalty cinema would reopen under new operators following a multimillion-pound investment.

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A man left a woman with serious injuries after bingeing on booze and cocaine and ploughing into her car while trying to get away from police, a court heard.

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Tue, 17:29

Well-behaved dogs are more than welcome at a new tea room where its resident namesake already enjoys pats and chats from customers.

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Mon, 17:39

A man who was caught carrying a hammer and a knife told police he had "people after me", a court has heard.

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