Andrew Papworth Editor south and west Norfolk firstname.lastname@example.org @andrew_papworth Video: Rare historic fishing boat returns to Norfolk’s waters thanks to new set of sails Yesterday, 12:41 Andrew Papworth She was a familiar sight in our seas and harbours for more than half a century. Popular singing group receives funding to continue Sunday, March 18, 2018 Andrew Papworth A popular singing group will be able to carry on hitting the high notes thanks to extra funding to help it continue its activities. Gentle giant Billie Girl the dog looking for a new home Sunday, March 18, 2018 Andrew Papworth She is described as a beautiful crossbreed who enjoys cuddles and loves her walks. Old village telephone box converted to store life-saving defibrillator Sunday, March 18, 2018 Andrew Papworth An old telephone box has been converted so it can house a village’s new emergency defibrillator. More sections of A11 to be closed overnight for road resurfacing Sunday, March 18, 2018 Andrew Papworth Motorists are set to face more delays as a number of other sections of a major road through the heart of Norfolk are to be closed overnight for resurfacing. Three-day closure at town centre car park for lighting upgrades Sunday, March 18, 2018 Andrew Papworth A car park in a busy town centre is to be closed for three days so that its lighting can be upgraded. Can you give Mr Bumble the dog a new home? Sunday, March 18, 2018 Andrew Papworth His name is perhaps better known as a fictional character in the Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist. Police warn they will take longer to respond to emergencies as weather conditions worsen Saturday, March 17, 2018 Andrew Papworth Worsening weather conditions have prompted police to warn that it will take longer for them to get to emergencies. Cyclist found riding along A11 at night in the snow was ‘barely visible’ without reflective clothing, police say Saturday, March 17, 2018 Andrew Papworth A cyclist was found trying to ride along the A11 in the dark as snow fell, with no reflective clothing to make him visible to cars passing by at up to 70mph. Increasing concerns for vulnerable missing man Friday, March 16, 2018 Andrew Papworth A vulnerable man last seen catching a bus has gone missing, prompting growing fears about his safety. Two arrested on suspicion of supplying Class A drugs in Norfolk Friday, March 16, 2018 Andrew Papworth Two men have been charged in connection with drug offences as part of an ongoing police anti-drugs operation. How group rallied round to save fading memory of popular town’s history Friday, March 16, 2018 Andrew Papworth They feared their beloved town’s rich and vibrant history was tragically fading from memory. Is cycling the easiest way to travel around King’s Lynn? Thursday, March 15, 2018 Andrew Papworth The frustration of getting stuck in King’s Lynn town centre’s notorious traffic gridlock is something all too many people in this great West Norfolk town have experienced. Forest safety warning after elderly woman trapped in mud with broken ankle Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth Nature lovers have been warned to take care at one of the region’s most picturesque tourist attractions and beauty spots after an elderly walker became trapped in mud. Elderly woman trapped in mud with broken ankle is rescued by firefighters in boat Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth An elderly walker had to be rescued by firefighters in a boat after she slipped by a forest river and broke her ankle, becoming trapped in the mud. Massive dog weighing as much as a grizzly bear finds new home Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth He may only be a puppy but, at 40.3kg, this dog already weighs as much as a grizzly bear. Poetry to be used to help dementia patients at care home Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth Poetry is to be used a therapeutic tool to help support dementia patients at a care home during an event to celebrate the written verse. New app helps young people find jobs Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth A new app has been launched to help young jobseekers find work and get valuable career advice. ‘Angry and let down’: Meningitis sufferer fighting for her life was left for four hours in a hospital corridor Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth She lives in the knowledge that her extremely rare form of meningitis could claim her life at a moment’s notice. Dentist’s life-changing expedition to Uganda Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth A dentist is to embark on a second life-changing expedition to offer much needed toothcare in countries where it is usually out of reach. Last chance to help monitor standards in Norfolk prisons Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Andrew Papworth A final call has been made for people to make regular visits to two of Norfolk’s prisons to monitor standards inside.