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Suffolk police are investigating.

Investigations are under way after a man and woman were assaulted in Lowestoft.

Lowestoft police.  PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Detectives are seeking witnesses after burglars raided a home in Oulton Broad.

Stewart Mackenzie at the Westleton Barrel Fair. Mr Mackenzie died in a motorcycle crash on Tuesday, September 27 2016.

Villagers have paid tribute to a “very much loved and respected” community stalwart - who had been planning to take a round-the-world trip to celebrate early retirement - after he died in a motorcycle crash.

A wind farm off the coast of East Anglia.

The developer of one of Norfolk’s largest wind farms has called on businesses to get in early and register their interest in forming part of the project’s multi-million pound supply chain.

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The scene of an accident in Blythburgh which resulted in the death of a motorcyclist. Picture: SIMON WARD

A 50-year-old man who died following a road traffic accident yesterday has been named as Stewart Mackenzie from Westleton.

Kingsley Healthcare chief executive Daya Thayan pictured with Kingsley Healthcare staff. Picture by: Andrew Papworth.

A new academy training the next generation of carers is to be launched to help tackle the region’s growing dementia problem - and give young people new career opportunities.

Lowestoft College
Traffic delays around Lowestoft's Bascule Bridge following a crash between a car and a motorbike. Pictures: SIMON WARD

Traffic is flowing across Lowestoft once more following a collision between a car and a moped on the Bascule Bridge.

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Lowestoft Sport

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Jake Reed was on target in Lowestoft's win at Grays.

Lowestoft Town gained their first win in six games after an excellent display at Grays.

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.

Gary Setchell
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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Jive Kitchen & Bar, Exchange Street Norwich. Photo: Rowan Baker

Inspired by a trip to Mexico, Jive Kitchen & Bar on Exchange Street in Norwich, will be serving up a selection of tacos, burritos and churros when it opens its doors on Thursday, October 6.

The Norwich FC Chairman is on 14/1 odds to replace Mary Berry. Picture: Nick Butcher

We’ve all been feeling down and Sue since last week’s announcement that Mary Berry, Mel Giedroyc and Ms Perkins would be leaving the bake off tent.

Paolo's Pizzeria, 1 St James Street, Norwich. Photo: Colin Finch

As the economy bites, review websites prosper and the market expands, it’s a challenging time to run a restaurant. Reporter Lauren Cope speaks to three local owners to see how they are faring in these changing times.

Lauren Cope
UEA's Autumn Literary Festival kicks off next week and will feature Paddy Ashdown, Rose Tremain and Dave Lodge (L-R)

The University of East Anglia’s Autumn Literary Festival kicks off next week, with everyone from former Liberal Democrat leader Paddy Ashdown to award-winning author David Lodge taking part this year.

Emma Knights
Soprano Hayley Moss

A musical and comedy charity show on Cromer Pier on Friday evening, September 30, will raise money for two local causes.

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Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

A group shot of the Diss under 10s team

A new junior rugby competition which rewards teams for their supporters’ good behaviour has begun its first run at Diss.

The youngsters at Horning Sailing Club. Picture: HOLLY HANCOCK

A sailing festival was the perfect end to Horning Sailing Club’s training season.

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Young Cromer footballers in their Morrisons strip. Picture: MORRISONS, CROMER

They are believed to be the only youth football team in Norfolk without a home they can call their own.

File photo dated 23-07-2016 of Barnsley coach Tommy Wright PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Wednesday September 28, 2016. Barnsley have suspended assistant head coach Tommy Wright following allegations in the Daily Telegraph, the club have announced. See PA story SOCCER Transfers. Photo credit should read Jon Buckle/PA Wire.

A former Linnet has been caught up in the Daily Telegraph’s ‘Football For Sale’ investigation for allegedly accepting a £5,000 bribe.

Sam Allardyce leaves his home in Bolton. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday September 28, 2016. Allardyce left his role as England manager by mutual consent yesterday evening over newspaper allegations he offered advice on how to circumvent rules on player transfers. Photo credit should read: Dave Howarth/PA Wire

Norfolk football agent and senior partner at the sports agency Full Contact, DAN CHAPMAN, believes the Daily Telegraph sting on Sam Allardyce is the tip of a very large iceberg for our beautiful game

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Sam Allardyce and England have parted company.

The shock ending to Sam Allardyce’s ill-fated England reign has left the national team without a manager just days before resuming World Cup qualification.

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Lynn's Dylan Edge. Picture: Ian Burt

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Sam Allardyce and England have parted company.

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

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