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A helicopter is called to assist with the rescue of a boy from the sea near Corton. Picture: HM Lowestoft and Southwold Coastguard.

Rescue workers were hailed as heroes today after two lives were saved in dramatic incidents in Norfolk and Suffolk.

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Norwich City new boy Robbie Brady revealed the Canaries were always his number one choice.

Norwich City duo Seb Bassong and Alex Tettey share a joke at training on Friday.
 Picture: Antony Kelly

Norwich City’s boss Alex Neil aims to make the most of one last chance to get the perfect blend for Crystal Palace’s opening-day Premier League visit in Saturday’s pre-season climax against Brentford at Carrow Road.

NCFC training session at Colney.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Photographer Antony Kelly was at Norwich City’s Colney training centre on Friday as the players prepared for their game against Brentford.

Norwich City manager Alex Neil keeps a close eye on training at Colney on Friday. 
Picture: Antony Kelly

Alex Neil is not a man for the sun lounger, which is why Norwich’s boss spent most of his summer honing the Canaries’ Premier League blueprint.

Norwich City's on-loan defender Andre Wisdom is out to impress. Picture: Antony Kelly

Andre Wisdom is on a mission to boost Norwich City’s Premier League bid and force his way into Liverpool’s first team.

Former Norwich manager Neil Adams is back at the club in a new role overseeing the club's loanees. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Former Norwich City manager Neil Adams is back at Carrow Road in a new role overseeing the Canaries’ loan business.

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Dealer principal Piers Capleton is celebrating 15 years at Hammonds Nissan in Halesworth.

The boss of a Suffolk car dealership said there’s “never been a better time” to be a Nissan dealer as he celebrates 15 years at the helm.

Nostalgia

A treasure emerges: The stunning Anglo-Saxon pendant found in South Norfolk emerges from the mud.

‘Breath-taking’ archaeological discoveries in Norfolk over the past 12 months mean the county can hold its own against the likes of Stonehenge and Sutton Hoo when it comes to heritage, according to experts.

Business

The region’s high street retailers have reported a slowdown in summer sales as a result of fewer people hitting the shops.

John Maxey in the Wisbech auction hall

The new National Living Wage has dealt a hammer blow to a Wisbech auction house which is blaming the compulsory pay rise for a decision to close this autumn.

A campaign has begun to save the HSBC bank in Reepham. Pictured are (from left) Michele Savage, Michelle Sambrooks, Brenda Gostling, Sally Jones, Jules Allen and Tom Oakley. Picture: Ian Burt

Reepham needs a bank. That is the message campaigners want to drive home after HSBC confirmed it would close its branch in the town’s Market Place in October.

A computer-generated image of how the Sizewell complex will look after construction of Sizewell C.

Development of Sizewell C took a huge step forward today as the companies were announced that will build its sister nuclear power station in Somerset.

File photo dated 28/10/14 of members of the public using cash machines at a branch of Lloyds Bank in the City of London, as the state-backed bank added £1.4 billion to its bill for compensating customers mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI). PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday July 31, 2015. But Lloyds was still able to report a 38% rise in pre-tax profits for the first half of the year to £1.19 billion and announce a 0.75p dividend for shareholders, amounting to £535 million. See PA story CITY Lloyds. Photo credit should read: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

State-backed Lloyds Banking Group has added £1.4bn to its bill for compensating customers mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI).

Oyster Travel, Old Catton  Sophie Baker. picture by Adrian Judd

The region’s travel agents have reported a shift in holiday choice as a result of turbulence overseas.

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A summer music concert in north Norfolk will again be raising fundraising for a military veterans charity.

Saturday's EDP will be GoGoDragons! ballistic with extra stickers and sticker book vouchers.
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Dragon fans are set for a big weekend of sticker fun thanks to two special offers in Saturday’s Eastern Daily Press.

Getting ready for The Grand Norwich Duck Race, organisers, artists and sponsors prepare at The Ribs of Beef.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

A colourful and quirky array of decorated ducks are preparing to take to the water to raise funds for children’s charity Break.

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Swashbuckling fun with medieval stalls, demonstrations and lots of fun is planned for tomorrow, August 1, when St George’s Theatre in Great Yarmouth holds a medieval day.

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It’s fun all the way as the “Purveyors of Cool” swing into to Great Yarmouth St George’s Theatre on August 29 with a show featuring “The Greatest Music Of The 20th Century”.

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St George’s Theatre Group in collaboration with paranormal investigation group Hopton Ghosthunters are running a new ghost walk around Great Yarmouth with live actors.

Sport

Former captain Jamie Godbold returns to Lowestoft Town with his AFC Sudbury team this afternoon.

Action from the Norfolk Basketball Festival at the Sportspark, Norwich.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

After a last minute venue change due to safety concerns caused by a typical English summer, the Norfolk Basketball Festival – in partnership with the Solar Shed and the Norfolk Awards – got started as scheduled at the UEA Sportspark in Norwich, writes Diccon Lloyd-Smeath.

Sophie Alden, centre, on top of the junior podium at the British Triathlon Championships in Liverpool.

The budding career of Hellesdon triathlete Sophie Alden has been given a major boost after the 17-year-old was crowned the British junior women’s champion.

East Anglian Premier League cricket Swardeston ( batting ) against Great Witchingham - bowler Jimmy Hale.Photo:Steve Adams

A fine display in front of Norfolk captain Chris Brown has helped Great Witchingham’s James Hale land a county call-up.

Stars boss Rob Lyon. Picture: Ian Burt

King’s Lynn boss Rob Lyon is confident his riders’ confidence has not been damaged by their poor away record in 2015.

Norfolk's women celebrate their Group Two success in the Summer County Cup at Cromer, from left, Vianne Palffry, Maddie Brooks, Ami Partridge, Rosie Pooley on shoulders of Lucy Brooks, Olivia Nicholls, Karen Highfield and Sam Noble.

Norfolk’s women will compete in Group One of the Summer County Cup for the first time in 25 years next summer, after sealing promotion in style.

It’s fantasy football time again. That period when many football fans will be making mental wish-lists of those their team should sign and those they should ditch.

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