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Chief Inspector Nick Paling, right, and PC Adam Binns, outside the first floor flat in Derby Street which has a Closure Order issued by the courts on it as part of Operation Gravity. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

More than 100 suspected drug dealers have been arrested by police in Norfolk as the drive to rid our county of heroin and cocaine gathers pace.

Aviva insurance has issued safety advice ahead of Storm Doris. Picture: ANTONY KELLY.

Homeowners and businesses are being advised to take basic precautions to protect themselves and their property ahead of severe weather warnings for Norfolk.

Met Office
HM Coastguard is calling for people to stay safe and avoid coastal areas during Storm Doris.  PHOTO: Nick Butcher

The Coastguard is warning people to avoid coastal areas of Norfolk amid predictions of gale-force winds from Storm Doris.

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Daniel Pearce. PHOTO: SUFFOLK POLICE

A 40-year-old man has been jailed for five years after pleading guilty to a burglary in Oulton Broad.

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It’s the apocalyptic nightmare that has been the subject of countless gruesome films and hit shows like The Walking Dead.

Norfolk Police
Andrew Page, vice chairman of Oulton Broad Community Enterprise insists Oulton Broad is still open for business despite gas mains work

Oulton Broad is still open for business despite ongoing gas mains work.

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Greater Anglia train. Photo: Sonya Duncan

Football fans travelling between Lowestoft and Norwich for Sunday’s East Anglian derby are advised to check before they travel due to engineering work on the line.

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Lowestoft Town players Hannah Waters (on the ball) and Abbie Everson (background) at Woodbridge in the semi-final of the Suffolk FA Women's Cup. Picture by Shirley D Whitlow.

Lowestoft Ladies moved into the final of the Suffolk County FA Women’s Cup, sponsored by HomeStore Self Storage, on Sunday.

Liam Gentry impressed for VCB at the weekend. Picture: SUPPLIED

Four VC Baracchi riders took part in the Great Yarmouth Cycling Club 50-mile reliability ride on Sunday and achieved an implausibly fast time.

Waveney's athletes who were in action for the Suffolk county squad. Picture: James Gooch.

Athletes from Waveney Valley AC were recently in county action representing Suffolk in the Eastern Regional Sportshall Championships which took place at the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield.

The winning K9 team fighters with coaches Dave Munro and John Hutchens. Picture: DAVE MUNRO

Yarmouth’s K9 Fight Team came home from the WKA British Championships with four British titles, plus two silver and one bronze medal.

Scotland

Southwold bounced back from successive home defeats at the hands of London Three North East’s top two to record an impressive win on their travels.

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Lowestoft Events

Blazin Squad at the Aquarium in Lowestoft. PHOTO: Courtesy of Aquarium

A night of noughties nostalgia is take to place at the Aquarium as popular hip-hop group Blazin’ Squad come to Lowestoft.

live performance
Victoria Jones as Cilla.

An evening of music and memories will pay tribute to the songs of Cilla Black and the sounds of sixties.

United Kingdom
Giselle at the Marina Thearre in lowestoft. PHOTO: Courtesy of Marina Theatre

A tragically romantic tale of a young girl who falls deeply in love, is set to be performed at the Marina Theatre.

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Marina Theatre and Cinema in Lowestoft, Suffolk. Picture by Mick Howes

An all-singing, all-dancing comedy show begins a jam-packed schedule of events at the Marina Theatre this week.

Marina Theatre
Oulton Broad Dragon Boat Festival 2016

PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Businesses, clubs and organisations from across the region have been getting their teams together for this year’s East Anglian Dragon Boat Festival.

Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Poet George Szirtes with his new book.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

A tiger, a bear, monkeys and more feature in author George Szirtes’ new book of poems for children.

University of East Anglia
Connaught Hall in Attleborough

An X Factor star, a big band and tributes to Take That, Adele, Cliff Richard and Elton John feature on this year’s programme of events at Connaught Hall.

Ed Sheeran is performing at The Brit Awards 2017. Picture PAUL BAYFIELD

The Brit Awards 2017 take place tonight with David Bowie up for two posthumous awards, while Little Mix and Skepta are leading the way with three nods apiece. Here is everything you need to know about the biggest night in British music.

ITV
Seachange mardis gras. Photo: Seachange

Seachange Arts, revive their Mardi Gras event this week (Tuesday, February 28) at the Drill House on York Road.

United Kingdom
The Spikedrivers. Picture: Chris Gill

A day of blues - laced with fun, history and audience participation - is being staged in north Norfolk.

Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

Action from Snowflake Sailing Club. Picture: IAN SYMONDS

Snowflake Sailing Club held a single 90-minute race for all classes with the Dugdale Memorial Trophy up for grabs for the winning boat after handicaps had been applied.

Dave Horton-Jones with youngsters from the Wymondham Judo Club. Picture: WYMONDHAM JUDO CLUB

Youngsters have had a martial arts master class from an expert at the Wymondham Judo Club.

It was second against third as Wensum D played Dynamic Rams A in Premier B of the Norwich and District League.

Norfolk County
Gary Setchell has left King's Lynn Town after seven years at the club's helm. Picture: Simon Moore/Focus Images

King’s Lynn Town will announced their new manager tomorrow – as fans, supporters are reporters alike took to Twitter to have their say on Gary Setchell’s sacking late on Tuesday night.

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Gary Setchell has left King's Lynn Town. Picture: TIM SMITH

King’s Lynn Town manager Gary Setchell has left the club, it has been confirmed.

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The current spell of mild weather has seen the carp on the feed on the stillwaters, with fish showing at Springside, Bear and Shepherd’s lakes.

Junior member Matthew Rogers with one of his four fish from Norfolk & Suffolk Flyfishers' East Tuddenham Lakes. Photo: Tony Hull Photography.

Visitors young and old at the Norfolk & Suffolk Flyfishers’ East Tuddenham lake have enjoyed limit bags again.

Glen Mason with his 51lb 5oz catch after winning the UG Angling Club match at the Reepham Fishery. Photo: Kellie Broadway

The welcome rise in air temperatures warmed the commercial carp lakes, forcing the top match catches into treble figures.

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