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Dorothy Elizabeth was born shortly before 4am on July 23 2014 and weighing 7lb 12oz, much to the delight of proud parents Gareth and Lucy Jones of Southwold. 
She is the 1000th baby to be born at the James Paget University Hospital’s Dolphin Suite.

Hospital midwifery-led unit celebrates 1,000th birth

Midwives at a Norfolk hospital celebrated a landmark arrival yesterday following the birth of the 1,000th baby at its midwifery-led birthing unit.

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George Freeman, Minister for Life Sciences, unveils the plaque to open the new Centrum Building at the Norwich Research Park. Picture: Denise Bradley

New £11.5m building at Norwich Research Park could help rural renaissance in Norfolk, minister says

A £11.5m hub to bring businesses together with top scientists could herald the dawn of 21st century rural renaissance for Norfolk, the new life sciences minister has said.

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The bronze Polar Medal awarded to Halesworth man  Frederic Sones which will be going under the hammer today.

Rare Polar Medal awarded to Halesworth man to go under the hammer

A rare bronze Polar Medal awarded to a Halesworth man who accompanied explorer Sir Douglas Mawson on an expedition to the Antarctic in 1929-1930 is expected to sell for between £2,000 and £2,500 at an auction at Spink in Bloomsbury, London, today.

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Wymondham mayor Dianne Fernee relaunches the carnival with Dave Disney, left, and Tony Holden. Photo: Bill Smith

Organisers put finishing touches on Wymondham Carnival ahead of its return after 20 years

Organisers of a popular south Norfolk carnival are busy putting the finishing touches to the event ahead of its return this weekend.

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Rob Gowing and Anthony Walshe, who triumphed at the Scratch Off 2014 Competition. Photo: Andrew Howard

Whizz kids in Wymondham come top in computing competition

Teenage computer whizzes swapped schoolbooks for software as they triumphed in a programming competition.

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Kay Gelder in K's Burger Bar which has re-opened on the quay at Wells. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Calls to get the tills ringing for flood-hit Wells businesses during carnival week

Calls are being made for crowds to turn out in force during a crucial Wells Carnival week to help traders reclaim some of the losses from December’s floods.

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Mark Robson demands Norwich City get down to serious business

Norwich City first team coach Mark Robson insists there is a positive upside to the Canaries’ lack of match action on their Italian tour.

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Furious King’s Lynn top gun Niels-Kristian Iversen says referee Dave Robinson “robbed” his side of victory at Poole after he was controversially excluded from a last-heat decider as Pirates pipped Stars 48-42 in Dorset.

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The opening of the new M&S Simply Food store at the Sweet Briar Retail Park. Store manager Simon Rossiter, front centre, with, Jade Hunter, front left, customer assistant; and Sarah Barker, front right, section co-ordinator; ready to cut the ribbon with all the staff. Picture: Denise Bradley

New M&S Simply Food store officially opens its doors in Norwich

Hundreds of customers and employees turned out to the official opening of a new food store in Norwich.

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