Norfolk Live

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for heavy rain which is due to hit Norfolk and Suffolk this weekend.

Yesterday, 18:57

Great Yarmouth is seeing more daily coronavirus cases compared with other areas of the Norfolk, new figures can reveal.

Yesterday, 18:34

The country is at a “critical moment” in the battle with coronavirus, Boris Johnson said amid a warning that hospital admissions and intensive care cases are “heading the wrong way”.

Yesterday, 16:04

Thirteen cases of sexual misconduct and predatory behaviour by staff at a troubled ambulance trust have been reported to police, the health regulator has revealed.

Tue, 08:05

Testing is continuing today, after 18 workers at a Bernard Matthews meat production factory were found to have coronavirus - the majority of them living in the Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft areas.

Sunday, September 27, 2020

Fallen trees and branches blocking pathways have closed a number of attractions in Norfolk.

Friday, September 25, 2020

Norfolk is being being hit by winds of up to 70mph and lashed by heavy rain today.

Friday, September 25, 2020

Hundreds of homes and businesses are currently without electricity due to a number of power cuts across Norfolk.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Positive coronavirus cases have been confirmed in eight Norfolk schools, council bosses have said, but none of them are classed as outbreaks.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Forty-three Norfolk care homes have at least one case of coronavirus - including 16 with two or more, classed as an outbreak.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

The number of coronavirus cases in Norfolk are “creeping up”, the county’s director of public health has warned, as she said a tightrope must be walked to keep the virus in check.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of assault and indecent exposure in a coastal town.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Boris Johnson has announced a series of new restrictions to stop a future surge of coronavirus cases.

Monday, September 21, 2020

Friday marked a hopeful milestone in the region’s fight against coronavirus.

Monday, September 21, 2020

Britain could face 50,000 new coronavirus cases a day by mid-October if the current rate of infection is not halted warn the county’s two leading health advisors.

Monday, September 21, 2020

A classroom at a primary school has been closed for a deep clean after a pupil tested positive for coronavirus.

Friday, September 18, 2020

Norfolk has been taken off the national coronavirus ‘watchlist’ - at a time when lockdowns are being imposed in other parts of the country.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

A holidaymaker has died following an incident on the River Bure yesterday.

Monday, September 14, 2020

Parts of Norfolk have some of the lowest levels of Covid-19 in England as the rule of six comes into force.

Friday, September 11, 2020

A schoolboy who was reported missing to police today has been found safe and well.

One of Norfolk’s hospitals has admitted its first coronavirus patients in two months, NHS data has revealed, although the numbers still remain very low.

Friday, September 11, 2020

A prisoner who is inside for a horrifying attack outside a Norfolk nightclub will have to serve more time after being caught with mobile phones in his cell.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Coronavirus cases have seen a fall in most areas where Banham Poultry’s workforce live according to new figures.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Contact tracers from Essex are starting work to help public health officials find the hundreds of contacts of Banham Poultry workers caught up in the coronavirus outbreak.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

A 35-year-old man has denied a string of charges involving the sale of illegal tobacco in stores in Great Yarmouth and Dereham.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

A vulnerable teenager “sucked in” by a gang was arrested at Norwich railway station as he was taking a phone and £1,880 in cash to a drug dealer.

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

A man has been taken to hospital with serious scalp injuries after hitting his head on a Broads bridge while his boat went under it.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Contact tracing has only been completed in half the cases of Banham Poultry workers who tested positive for coronavirus, the county’s public health director revealed on Tuesday.

Monday, August 31, 2020

A further 16 people have tested positive for coronavirus at Banham Poultry, bringing the total number of cases to 96.

Monday, August 31, 2020

The reproduction rate of coronavirus for the east of England has risen closer to 1, figures have revealed.

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