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Clive Lewis

New mental health beds for children and young people are set to open in the region after a review found current services were not enough.

Work to create a new 1,000-acre wildlife wonderland near Lowestoft will get under way at the end of this year following a £4m grant.

One of the region’s finest stately homes is hosting an exhibition that celebrates the region’s most charming scenery.

Regular music sessions will take centre stage in Lowestoft thanks to National Lottery funding.

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Witnesses to a theft in Lowestoft which saw four iPhones stolen are being urged to come forward.

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A Suffolk school has raised more than £1,300 for a Southwold youth charity through a sponsored walk.

Saint Felix School

The newly refurbished McDonald’s in Pakefield is due to reopen tomorrow after an “exciting transformation”.

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Witnesses to a theft in Lowestoft which saw four iPhones stolen are being urged to come forward.

No further action will be taken over two allegations of rape made at Latitude Festival last summer and only a handful of crimes were reported during the three day event.

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Horn Hill in Lowestoft was the worst street for reported crime in the whole of Waveney in the last year.

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Three people have been convicted of trying to smuggle 19 migrants into the UK through Southwold on a hired yacht from the Netherlands.

Suffolk Police

To mark the start of a national campaign Norfolk police are urging victims of stalking to seek help.

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Health

Clive Lewis

New mental health beds for children and young people are set to open in the region after a review found current services were not enough.

A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised by OneLife Suffolk.

The Waveney and District Group of the Ramblers have two walks coming up in the week ahead.

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Planning permission has been granted for a £710,000 resource centre in Halesworth which will provide information and support to people with life-limiting illnesses.

The leader of Waveney District Council has pledged to write to the region’s care commission asking them to reinstate funding for an innovative scheme.

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Education

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Colleges in the region have warned their tight budgets are being spread even thinner, as they fight to stop the impact creeping into the classroom.

A group of talented students produced the goods to put on a series of concerts in collaboration with a world-famous orchestra.

Pupils have been embarking on a concerted push to try and encourage more widespread recycling at their school.

Budding performers had their time to shine at a sixth form’s annual extravaganza.

A primary school is celebrating after receiving a glowing report from an education watchdog.

Business

Friday, April 20, 2018

Lowestoft’s growing expertise in the offshore renewables industry has been further underlined after a multi-million pound contract on the world’s largest offshore wind farm was awarded to a company in the town.

South Norfolk has ranked top in the county for dynamism amongst its businesses – but most of Norfolk comes in below the national average, according to a new study.

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The proceeds from a charity dinner dance at Witham Paint have taken the company’s running fundraising total for good causes beyond the £75,000 mark.

East Anglia will help lead a multi-million pound project to boost enterprise training and job opportunities for thousands of social housing residents on both sides of the Channel.

University of East Anglia

Masterclasses examining the latest changes to employment legislation will be held in Norwich and Lowestoft this month.

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The newly refurbished McDonald’s in Pakefield is due to reopen tomorrow after an “exciting transformation”.

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Witnesses to a theft in Lowestoft which saw four iPhones stolen are being urged to come forward.

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A wildlife trust’s visionary plan to create a vast new nature reserve on the fringes of Lowestoft is to go-ahead thanks to a grant of more than £4m, it is revealed today.

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Hundreds of Scouts, Cubs, Beavers and their leaders have proudly put their best foot forward to celebrate their patron saint St George.

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Horn Hill in Lowestoft was the worst street for reported crime in the whole of Waveney in the last year.

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