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Yesterday, 14:28
Peter Aldous

The heart of two communities shone through as well-wishers - including an MP - rushed to help people injured in two serious falls.

Primary school pupils have united to tackle homelessness as part of a festive campaign this winter.

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Uninsured and unlicensed drivers are being warned that the police will catch up with them after officers seized 133 vehicles in a month.

Halesworth could be in line for 190 new homes if plans to develop farmland are approved.

Waveney District Council

Drivers are being forced to pay a “stealth tax”, it has been claimed, after it was revealed car owners in Norwich paid £74 on average last year to park their cars.

Broadland District Council

After a bit of a damp and wet start to the day it’s set to get brighter later with good spells of sunshine being predicted by this afternoon.

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Fundamental change has been requested to curtail the “unreasonable” time taken up by police on mental health issues.

Tim Passmore

Crime

Yesterday, 13:52

Uninsured and unlicensed drivers are being warned that the police will catch up with them after officers seized 133 vehicles in a month.

Fundamental change has been requested to curtail the “unreasonable” time taken up by police on mental health issues.

Tim Passmore

A man has been arrested for drink driving after he drove with a blown tyre for a “considerable” distance.

Norwich Magistrates Court

Beware stolen bikes for sale at Christmas – Suffolk police are warning shoppers some second-hand cycles are too good to be true.

Suffolk police

Two men have been charged with burglary following a break in at a Carlton Colville home.

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Health

Saturday, December 8, 2018
Tim Passmore

Fundamental change has been requested to curtail the “unreasonable” time taken up by police on mental health issues.

Additional maternity and paternity leave has been pledged for Suffolk County Council staff following the birth of a premature baby.

Suffolk County Council

A cash injection has been given to the region’s ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.

NHS

A Norfolk MP has been left “angry and upset” by a conference call with inspectors overseeing the region’s mental health trust.

A culture of learning from mistakes and hardworking staff are behind a Norfolk hospital being the only one in the county to not be rated as failing.

Christine Allen

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Education

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
United Kingdom

A team of literary whizzes from Norfolk headed to London to battle it out in the finals of the national Kids’ Lit Quiz competition.

The head of an academy trust has announced his departure at the end of his first term in the job.

Great Yarmouth

A council said today it had received no complaints about a video of a drag queen headteacher.

Norfolk County Council

A drag queen headteacher who sang a sexually explicit song and exposed his crotch in a YouTube video has been defended by his school.

Norfolk County Council

A group of pupils put the fruit smoothies they had created before a panel of judges in an Apprentice-style event to test their business skills and healthy food-making talents.

Business

Thursday, December 6, 2018
The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey

A popular Christmas song inspires finance columnist, Peter Sharkey, to look at what investment has been like in 2018.

Content has become one of those buzz-wordy sounding things that it is trendy to bash.

Hundreds more wind turbines could be built off the Norfolk and Suffolk coast, potentially bringing thousands of skilled jobs to the region.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Living for today doesn’t pay the bills, says Peter Sharkey – but you can make your money work for you.

The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey

The last two branches of an historic East Anglian department store have been sold - with the new owners promising more product lines and big sale promotions.

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Yesterday, 13:52

Uninsured and unlicensed drivers are being warned that the police will catch up with them after officers seized 133 vehicles in a month.

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Yesterday, 14:28

The heart of two communities shone through as well-wishers - including an MP - rushed to help people injured in two serious falls.

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Peter Aldous
Saturday, December 8, 2018

A 64-year-old woman who was involved in a collision with a car while on her mobility scooter has died.

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Suffolk Police
Friday, December 7, 2018

While we tuck into our festive breakfast and tear open our Christmas presents, one woman is set to run 25 miles on Christmas Day for Great Yarmouth and Waveney Mind.

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Halesworth could be in line for 190 new homes if plans to develop farmland are approved.

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Waveney District Council

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