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A Suffolk high school has been nominated for a national award after fully embracing having a deaf pupil who uses British Sign Language (BSL).

Volunteers are being invited to help improve their stations as station adopters.

Car thefts in Suffolk increased by 14% last year, according to latest police figures.

Discarded cigarette butts, broken bottles, glass, food wrappers, cans, baby wipes and even a dumped settee in a hedge.

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A party style atmosphere attracted the crowds as thousands of people enjoyed a weekend of entertainment.

Annette Tackley

Dog owners and their four-legged friends were out in force as a special event showcased an important campaign.

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Quick-thinking members of the public rushed to assist an off duty policeman and retired police dog after a shop owner requested help.

Norfolk Police

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Car thefts in Suffolk increased by 14% last year, according to latest police figures.

Quick-thinking members of the public rushed to assist an off duty policeman and retired police dog after a shop owner requested help.

Norfolk Police

It may be one of the country’s greatest beauty spots - but some plants spotted by an eagle-eyed police community support officer (PCSO) on a popular beach were not quite as natural as they first seemed.

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing Lowestoft woman.

Suffolk Police

One third of all speeding offences since January last year in Waveney were committed on one stretch of road, statistics show.

Suffolk Police

Health

Friday, August 17, 2018
County Council

Norfolk County Council failed to tell an elderly couple the cost of care they did not want, or need, leading them to rack up £10,000 worth of debt.

More than a quarter of children with eating disorders seen by the region’s mental health trust are waiting too long to begin their treatment, with some having to wait months for care.

NHS

Patients in Norfolk and Waveney have had their say on their GP surgeries in a wide-ranging survey.

NHS

Paramedics have claimed morale is at an “all time low” after new rules put restrictions on holiday time for half the year.

NHS

A Suffolk care home is celebrating a dramatic turnaround - having gone from an inadequate CQC rating to an award nominated dementia centre in the space of a year.

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Education

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A Suffolk high school has been nominated for a national award after fully embracing having a deaf pupil who uses British Sign Language (BSL).

Nervous faces of students turning up to school in Lowestoft and Southwold transformed into jubilation and delight as they received their A-level and BTEC results.

Carlton Colville

Hundreds of students around the region will today open their all-important A-level results envelopes.

Professionals from Cefas and the UEA oversaw a variety of activities to help primary school pupils increase their interest in science.

For thousands of GCSE students in Norfolk and Waveney, an all-important day is inching nearer.

Business

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Shoppers will be going bananas over a sale at the Palmers Department Stores in Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft.

A discount supermarket has once again received unanimous planning approval after overcoming objections from a nearby competitor.

Waveney District Council

Homebase has confirmed the 42 stores it wants to close as part of a restructure that puts 1,500 jobs at risk - and it includes the Ipswich branch.

United Kingdom

The Suffolk Chamber of Commerce in Lowestoft and Waveney Business Awards, which celebrate the best in the business world that the area has to offer, are now open for entries.

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce

As the gavel came down on the final lot Charles Reynolds was overcome with a mixture of emotions.

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This aerial photo shows the scale of the damage caused to the derelict former Pontins site in Hemsby.

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