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Suffolk Police
Photo by Angela Sharpe of Ellough Park Raceway

A man in his early 60s died after being involved in a go-kart collision at a popular racetrack while celebrating his brother’s birthday.

A police cordon was put in place around a property in Brundall. Picture: James Bass

Police were called by the East of England Ambulance Service at 8.56am this morning to reports of a single motorcyclist road traffic collision.

Suffolk Police
National Grid. Rui Vieira/PA Wire

National Grid is advising motorists that a major 170-tonne supergrid electricity transformer will be taking to Suffolk’s roads this Saturday (October 1).

An East of England Ambulance.

A man has died after reportedly falling from a height in Lowestoft.

England Ambulance Service
Josh Farro. Photo by Zachary Dyke

With stunning seaside scenery and traditional charm the region’s seaside towns are no stranger to appearances in front of the lens.

Lowestoft Lifeboat was called out.

A kite surfer, who got into difficulties off Kessingland, has been assisted back to shore by a lifeboat crew.

Patsy Knight
Members of Waveney WASPI with their campaign stall in Lowestoft along with Waveney MP Peter Aldous and Mark Bee of Suffolk county and Waveney district councils.

Women took to the streets to protest against an increase in state pension age which has left many financially unprepared for retirement and facing hardship.

Peter Aldous

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Lowestoft Sport

Gary Setchell
Sam Gaughran, front, is hoping to get his second stint with the Linnets off the ground now he's found some form. Picture: IAN BURT

Defender Sam Gaughran is turning a blind eye to his critics as he bids to become a hit at King’s Lynn Town.

Action from the clash between City, green, and Gillingham. Picture: JULIAN HART/KENT PRO IMAGES

Norwich City Ladies were blown away by their strong and well-organised Gillingham counterparts at Chatham.

Premier League
Michael Spillane was on target with a penalty for Lowestoft Town at Wingate & Finchley.

A goal in the 89th minute denied Lowestoft victory at Wingate & Finchley as their failure to kill the game off came back to haunt the Trawlerboys late on.

Jake Reed
Will Ebony Wiseman, left, be able to help extend Norwich's run in the WPL Cup? Picture: SARAH JAMES

Norwich City will need to end Gillingham’s unbeaten start to the campaign if they are to return to winning ways.

Premier League
Harvey Hodd, left, will begin his fourth stint with Lowestoft at Wingate & Finchley. Picture: RICHARD CALVER

Lowestoft Town boss Ady Gallagher is adamant his players have not been affected by the club’s financial difficulties.

Ady Gallagher

Lowestoft Events

90s Reunion at The Aquarium

Hundreds of partygoers took a step back in time at a popular 90s reunion designed to bring back memories of the decade.

High Memorial Fund

Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Opie Street where the new Cafe Gelato is set to open. Picture: Hannah Clark

A new ice cream parlour is set to sprinkle a taste of Italy on the heart of Norwich.

United Kingdom
Norwich Sound and Vision 2016 launch party. Pictured is NSV director Adrian Cooke and Norwich Arts Centre director Pasco-Q Kevlin with the band No Holy Men. Photo: Norwich Arts Lab.

The final countdown has begun for Norwich Sound and Vision 2016, after a special launch party was held as a curtain raiser to the annual music and media festival.

An auction of ornithological art and artefacts will take place at Keys Fine Art Auctioneers in Aylsham on September 30 2017. Pictured is Lot 168: Sheldrake, Shelduck and Ducklings by Allen William Seaby.
Photo: supplied by Keys Fine Art Auctioneers.

From beautiful bird paintings to taxidermy and books – a flock of ornithological art and artefacts will go under the hammer at auction this week.

Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Witness for the Prosecution at the Maddermarket Theatre in Norwich. Photo: Sean Owen/Reflective Arts.

A courtroom drama is taking centre stage at Norwich’s Maddermarket Theatre all this week.

Fishermen & Kings: The Photography of Olive Edis, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, 8 October 2016 to 22 January 2017.
 Prince Albert (King George VI), by Olive Edis. Glass plate negative, 1920. 
© Norfolk Museums Service (Cromer Museum)

She was a pioneering photographer who took pictures of everything from First World War battlefields to royalty to the fishermen of north Norfolk.

Heritage Lottery Fund
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Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

Lynn's Dylan Edge. Picture: Ian Burt

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Sam Gaughran
Sam Allardyce and England have parted company.

Sam Allardyce has left his job as England manager by mutual consent, the Football Association has announced.

United Kingdom
Sam Allardyce and England have parted company.

Sam Allardyce’s time as England manager is over after one match after his contract was terminated by mutual consent with the Football Association.

United Kingdom
Sam Allardyce has less to smile about this morning. Picture: PA/NIGEL FRENCH

England manager Sam Allardyce has been filmed appearing to advise businessmen on how to sidestep an outlawed player transfer practice, as part of a newspaper investigation.

United Kingdom
Alex Vincent netted for Swaffham Town during their weekend win. Picture: EDDIE DEANE

Thetford Town and Great Yarmouth Town will lock horns in the next round of the FA Vase.

Norwich City
North Walsham Angels have netted a new sponsorship deal. Picture: NWES

They kicked off at the start of the 2014/2015 season with no confirmed keeper and experienced a difficult start of consecutive losses.

United Kingdom
It was a painful day for Lee Stevenson on Saturday. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Gary Setchell is confident Lee Stevenson’s knee injury is not as serious as first feared.

Gary Setchell

The form book was turned on its head at Plantation Park as the Planters failed to find the net for the first time this season, writes Norman Bygrave.


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