Andrew Papworth Editor south and west Norfolk firstname.lastname@example.org @andrew_papworth Britvic Norwich factory closure confirmation is a ‘classic case of trying to bury bad news’, union says 19:36 Andrew Papworth Britvic’s confirmation of the closure of its Norwich factory little more than a week before Christmas is a “hammer blow” that is “a classic case of trying to bury bad news”, a union has said. Two miles of delays on A11 at Thickthorn due to broken down lorry 17:00 Andrew Papworth Motorists are experiencing two miles of queues on the A11 due to a broken down lorry ‘Aggressive’ man jailed for breach of anti-social behaviour ban - one day after it was served on him 08:17 Andrew Papworth A man known for his “offensive” behaviour has been jailed for breaching an order which banned him from being drunk and aggressive in a town centre - a day after it was handed to him. ‘I’ll be there’ - first responder’s pledge to those who fall ill in some of the most rural parts of Norfolk Yesterday, 12:15 Andrew Papworth It is a service none of us ever wish to have to call on. Loved ones who have died during Christmas period remembered at Norfolk Hospice’s Light Up A Life events Yesterday, 12:04 Andrew Papworth Hundreds of people remembered their loved ones this December at four Light Up A Life events organised by a hospice. Just 9pc of people agree with Norfolk councillors’ decision to award themselves a pay rise, our online poll shows Yesterday, 11:10 Andrew Papworth Fewer than one in 10 people agree with a controversial decision by Norfolk councillors to award themselves a pay rise at a time when they are cutting public services. Man arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery following failed handbag thefts Yesterday, 09:08 Andrew Papworth A man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after members of the public chased away a man who tried to steal two women’s handbags. Luxury Jaguar XF stolen in village during night-time burglary Yesterday, 08:31 Andrew Papworth A Jaguar XF was stolen from a Norfolk village in a night-time burglary. Man suffers fractured jaw in night-time footpath assault Wed, 17:36 Andrew Papworth A man had to go to hospital with a fractured jaw after being confronted by two men shouting at him on a footpath in the dark. Old village hall to be demolished to make way for housing Wed, 06:00 Andrew Papworth A former village hall is to be torn down to make way for new housing after the creation of a new state-of-the-art community building made the need for the historic building redundant. The EDP says...Little sympathy for councillors who say: ‘We’re not well paid’ Mon, 05:30 Andrew Papworth With many employees denied pay increases of late despite working long hours, there are certainly lots of people out there who think they deserve a salary rise. Councillors, it seems, feel the same. Fake Superdry clothes and Apple chargers could be among ‘dangerous’ counterfeit items for sale in Norfolk this Christmas, Trading Standards warns Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth Shoppers have been urged to avoid counterfeit - and potentially unsafe - versions of popular presents such as Superdry hoodies and Apple chargers as they hunt for bargains this Christmas. We’re not well paid and deserve more money, say Norfolk councillors after being denied pay increase Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth We’re not well paid, can’t afford to represent the public and deserve more money – that is a group of Norfolk councillors’ response to an independent panel’s decision to deny them a pay increase. Updated: ‘It’s so sad one person had to die’ - community reacts to devastating crash which killed 80-year-old passenger Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth A woman arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving when under the influence of drink or drugs has been released under investigation. Ambulance service declares ‘major incident’ due to region’s icy roads Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth Paramedics have been told the increased hazardous icy conditions mean they are dealing with an “internal major incident”. Defying Carrow Road safety warning could mean ‘action’ to reduce crowd size, Norwich City fans group chairman warns Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth Norwich City fans must realise defying an edict not to stand up during games could result in “action” being taken to reduce crowd sizes, a supporters club chairman has warned. MP could steal beard of the year crown from Jeremy Corbyn Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth Many MPs in the House of Commons aspire to great things, such as reaching high office and changing government policy. It’s back! Giant War Horse spotted again close to Norwich’s NDR Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth It was at one stage banned from the county’s roadsides - but that doesn’t seem to stop this giant sculpture from trotting back into view. Norwich to host Santa’s grotto...for dogs Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth Many children are already queuing up to see santa to tell him what is on their wish list for Christmas. Public deserves more of a say in town’s flagship £120m regeneration, campaign group says Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth Neighbours living close to King’s Lynn waterfront deserve a greater say in shaping a £120m masterplan to transform the area, campaigners have said. Woman arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving when under the influence of drink or drugs following fatal crash Sunday, December 10, 2017 Andrew Papworth A woman has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving when under the influence of drink or drugs following a fatal collision in which a woman in her 80s died.