Pieces of wood left in a schoolboy’s leg after his fall out of a tree, caused his wound to “explode” with pus, his family have said.

Norwich City

Daniel Farke may be new to East Anglian rivalries but the Norwich City boss warns Ipswich Town face a titanic struggle to break the derby spell.

Every derby is about passion, loyalty and tribal pride. We get it. Ipswich Town v Norwich City is no different. But who do you have a sneaking regard for in the Blues’ line up?

Derby day can create legends but Norwich City’s prime candidate to join that elite club is facing a battle for fitness.

That sense of dread enveloping any pessimistic Norwich City fan who fears all good things must come to an end in the East Anglian derby should relax. The pressure is firmly on Ipswich Town.

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Calling all food lovers! A celebration of street food and local produce is coming to Old Costessey.

A coffee shop is making the change from café to Cantina, as it turns to the dark side for its latest initiative.

Thursday at the Norwich Science Festival is all about nature. From the smallest insects to soaring birds and big mammals, Nature Day, programmed by the Norfolk Festival of Nature and partners, is full of fun activities and opportunities to get up close with animals. Here are eight amazing facts about animals.

A new project is looking for 10 overlooked or unexpected places across the east to inspire new works of art.


Fakenham Town returned to league action at Ely City last night - and gave their hosts a decent game before going down 3-0.

Last week, I was having a bother of a time down on the River Wye.

King’s Lynn Town powered to the top of the Evostik Southern League last night after cruising to a 4-0 win at Dunstable.

Enthusiasts of the Ford marque will be in heaven at Snetterton this Sunday as an array of mouth-watering demonstrations from the blue oval manufacturer’s history will be on parade at the Norfolk venue.

Just one-tenth of a second difference decided the East District Women’s Hill Climb Championship with Kate Lucas of Norwich Amateur BC climbing Semer Hill in one minute and 3.1 seconds while Becky Ridge of Manningtree Wheelers went up in 1:03.2.


A waste management and recycling company has had its goods vehicle licence revoked for a litany of breaches.

General the Lord Dannatt, former head of the British Army, reveals his secrets for effective management, why we need bad role models, and the two enemies of a successful leader.

Plans to clamp down on unfair practises and inflated costs in the property management system in England have been outlined by communities secretary Sajid Javid.


An unusual phenomenon occured across the county on Monday, October 16.

Today’s young people are showing a much greater interest in becoming scientists, technologists, engineers, mathematicians and computer specialists, however there is still a global shortage in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) skills which is having a knock on effect on the workforce of the county’s STEM related employers.

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Firefighters faced difficult conditions as high winds fanned a blaze near Cromer lighthouse.

A call has been made to end massive pay outs to public sector bosses when they leave organisations – often to reappear in similar roles merely months later at another agency.

Suffolk dairy farmers are over the moon after scooping a national cheese award for the second year in a row.

An inquest has opened into the death of a retired farmer who was killed after being hit by a lorry.

Two children were coerced by a woman into touching her sexually during games that left them both “psychologically scarred”.