Great Yarmouth

Mon, 17:54

Covid marshals in Great Yarmouth have been reminding people of the rule of six - as rates of coronavirus rise in the town and people travel there during half-term.

Friday, October 23, 2020

A woman threw her ex-partner’s dog into a ditch after the couple had split up and she had twice tried unsuccessfully to rehouse the animal.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

A regional charity is aiming to fight holiday hunger this winter by sending out free ingredient kits to families in need in Great Yarmouth.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

A man from Great Yarmouth has been charged after heroin worth more than £1,000 was seized from a car.

Monday, October 19, 2020

Divers at an aquarium on the Norfolk coast dropped into shark-infested waters for a spot of Sunday brunch to support a fundraising campaign for cancer research.

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Residents and local businesses have been invited to have their say on plans to provide up to 42 additional affordable council houses at three sites on the coast.

Thursday, October 15, 2020

A care home that closed after a damning inspectors’ report could be demolished and replaced with 16 houses.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

A cat cafe where animal lovers can stroke and chat to feline friends is hoping to expand by moving to a new and bigger home.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Three people have been fined a total of more than £1,300 for dog-fouling and fly-tipping offences.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Theatres and venues in Great Yarmouth and Gorleston have been celebrating after getting vital funding from the government.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A former spray shop in Great Yarmouth is set for a new lease of life as a personal training studio.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

A nurse who delayed her retirement to help fight the coronavirus pandemic has been honoured on the Queen’s birthday list.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

A bus driver who cooked curries for colleagues during the coronavirus lockdown has been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

Thursday, October 8, 2020

A B&Q store in Great Yarmouth has been deep cleaned after a member of staff tested positive for coronavirus.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

A 400-year-old pub in Great Yarmouth has finally reopened after the new landlord faced obstacles during the coronavirus lockdown.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

A burglar who broke into a family home in Leiston at night while the occupants were asleep has been jailed for 12 months.

Monday, October 5, 2020

The number of Covid-19 cases in Great Yarmouth continues to rise, new figures have revealed.

Monday, October 5, 2020

It was a case of business as usual for shoppers and traders on the coast, with everyone doing their bit to halt a rise in coronavirus cases.

Friday, October 2, 2020

Disruption from the coronavirus outbreak and Brexit could complicate attempts to increase economic equality between UK regions including Great Yarmouth, a new study has said.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

A school that closed down last year after a series of damning Ofsted reports has been ordered to pay two former employees more than £6,000.

Sunday, September 27, 2020

A man on furlough from his job at a holiday camp has been challenging himself to sing a new song everyday on his YouTube channel - and has so far performed about 200 Broadway tunes.

Saturday, September 26, 2020

A 21-year-old man has opened up about how an iconic circus on the coast has helped alleviate his anxiety and depression.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

A man has been jailed for supplying crack cocaine and heroin.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The developer behind a bid to build 67 homes in a coastal village has also set its sights on a neighbouring location where it is proposing to erect a further 71 houses.

Monday, September 21, 2020

A man who started out cleaning windows and dusting wardrobes in a seafront hotel when he was 16-years-old has been appointed a director of the business.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

A woman has warned beachgoers after finding syringes and needles washed up on the sand in Great Yarmouth.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

A man surprised his girlfriend with a tattoo on his chest that asked, ‘Will you marry me?’

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

An inquest has opened into the death of a man who was found at allotments in Great Yarmouth.

Monday, September 14, 2020

A socially-distanced crowd of 150 people watched as a historic seaside football club hosted its first home game of the season.

Monday, September 14, 2020

The £3.5m redevelopment of Great Yarmouth’s six-day marketplace could take another step forward this week as the plan is discussed by the borough council.

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