July 25 2014 Latest news:
A Norwich pre-school has marked the official opening of its new £300,000 building, which is part of a £2m drive to boost the number of childcare places in the city.
Highways officials have said that the ongoing roadworks on the A47 will continue for another two weeks due to additional vital repairs.
A man has died after being involved in a collision with a coach.
The environment secretary Liz Truss has said she will “look closely” at multi-million pound plans to restore Lowestoft main beach to its prime and protect the town from another devastating tidal surge.
Two businesses based on a former RAF airfield near Fakenham have been hit by a major fire.
Norfolk Oak and Naked Kitchens suffered damage in the blaze early this morning.
Britain has finally emerged from its worst post-war downturn after growth of 0.8% in the second quarter of 2014 took the size of the economy above its pre-recession peak.
Eyes to the skies at the Old Buckenham Airshow, there are production of Alan Ayckbourn’s Life & Beth and Richard Harris’s Stepping Out, Dr Seuss’ A Cat in the Hat is brought to life on stage, Norwich Baroque play a special concert in Alysham and there is comedy in Diss. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.
The network of familiar and cherished railway stations that crossed our Eastern Counties was fatally disrupted in the late 1950s and early 60s by the progressive closure of many branch lines and stations. EDP photographers have captured the pathos of closed waiting rooms, torn-up track and ticketless booking offices - and also, in some cases, the chance of renewed life for some station buildings which were being converted into homes.
I am a new resident of Norwich. Since moving here, I have fallen in love with Anglia Square.
A First World War commemorative concert of poetry readings and trench songs will be taking place at Aylsham Town Hall.
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The crew of Gorleston and Great Yarmouth Lifeboat showed off their lifesaving skills in front of a huge live crowd during a spectacular display, pictured left.
Norwich City midfielder Leroy Fer has made the front page of one sports newspaper in Spain today, linking the Dutchman with a transfer to Spanish top flight side Sevilla.
Norfolk’s Colin Oates admitted he was a man under pressure coming into the Commonwealth Games – and he delivered in style on Thursday night.
Hundreds of customers and employees turned out to the official opening of a new food store in Norwich.