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Yesterday, 17:45
Great Yarmouth Magistrates' Court

A 24-year-old man has been charged with a host of driving offences after a police chase through Lowestoft.

A woman in her 80s was taken to hospital with serious chest injuries after a car crash during the morning rush hour, with another driver also hospitalised.

James Paget University Hospital

A woman has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car outside a department store.

Suffolk police

Police are “keeping an open mind” as the investigation into the disappearance of a swimmer continues.

Suffolk Police

People in Norfolk and Waveney can expect a “shock to the system” this week as temperatures dip sharply after a spell of unseasonably warm weather.

Adam Dury

A 15-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of the serious sexual assault of a woman in her own home has been bailed for a fourth time.

Suffolk police

Due to resignalling work trains will be replaced by buses on the Norwich to Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft line this week.

Crime

Yesterday, 17:45
Great Yarmouth Magistrates' Court

A 24-year-old man has been charged with a host of driving offences after a police chase through Lowestoft.

A 15-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of the serious sexual assault of a woman in her own home has been bailed for a fourth time.

Suffolk police

Tributes have been paid to a “kind, sweet and funny” young woman who was killed in a serious road accident earlier this week.

Suffolk police

A resident of a Suffolk block of flats accused of starting a fire outside a neighbour’s front door has been cleared by a jury.

A disqualified van driver and another driver with no licence have been stripped of their vehicles.

Lowestoft Police

Health

Friday, October 19, 2018
Labour

A Lowestoft businessman has revealed his intention to buy the town’s closed hospital and transform it into a medical centre, despite a public campaign to stop the sale.

Shocking shortcomings in care for the dying in Norfolk can today be revealed.

Almost one in three Suffolk children are finishing primary school obese or overweight, we can reveal.

Suffolk County Council

Campaigners have demanded a halt to the sale of Lowestoft Hospital and for its use as a potential medical centre to be examined, despite a planned auction next week.

Labour

A former hospital site will be auctioned for sale despite calls for it to be reopened.

NHS

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Education

Friday, October 19, 2018

A Lowestoft primary school is celebrating after winning a prestigious sports award.

It is a striking piece of artwork which has been created by young learners at one Lowestoft-area school to mark a special centenary.

An “exciting new road safety initiative” will be unveiled at a Lowestoft-area primary school this week.

Suffolk has risen 40 places in national league tables for students in the county achieving the standard GCSE pass in English and maths, provisional figures have revealed.

Suffolk County Council

Almost one in three Suffolk children are finishing primary school obese or overweight, we can reveal.

Suffolk County Council

Business

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Norfolk County Council

Norfolk and Waveney have lost around 50 bank and building society branches in the past four years, figures have revealed.

Ad Feature: How to save for a long period of travel

Friday, October 19, 2018

Saving for a prolonged period of travel is essential, says our financial columnist Peter Sharkey. And now might just be the best time to go.

European Union

Two new partners have been appointed at regional accountants Lovewell Blake.

Norwich

The owner of the building whose alarm rang for five days in Lowestoft has apologised for the irritation - but blamed his former tenants for the disruption.

Lowestoft

A 200-strong delegation from the East of England’s energy industry will head to Westminster this month to reinforce to politicians the region’s importance to the sector and the UK economy.

Peter Aldous

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Yesterday, 17:45

A 24-year-old man has been charged with a host of driving offences after a police chase through Lowestoft.

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Great Yarmouth Magistrates' Court
Yesterday, 14:56

Police are “keeping an open mind” as the investigation into the disappearance of a swimmer continues.

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Suffolk Police
Yesterday, 11:17

People in Norfolk and Waveney can expect a “shock to the system” this week as temperatures dip sharply after a spell of unseasonably warm weather.

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Adam Dury
Yesterday, 17:23

A woman in her 80s was taken to hospital with serious chest injuries after a car crash during the morning rush hour, with another driver also hospitalised.

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James Paget University Hospital
Yesterday, 16:12

A woman has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car outside a department store.

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Suffolk police

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