A teenage girl who was “always smiling” took her own life after fearing a text message had ended a friendship, an inquest heard.

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The travelling Norwich City fans at Elland Road. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

A 3-2 defeat on on penalties saw Norwich City crash out of the EFL Cup at the hands of Leeds United and here is how some City fans reacted on Twitter.

Ryan Bennett of Norwich in action during the EFL Cup match at Elland Road, Leeds. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Dramatic defeat at Leeds may have been painful but it has made Norwich City defender Ryan Bennett even more determined to earn Championship promotion.

Captain for the night Ryan Bennett, centre, watches the shootout unfold at Leeds. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Alex Neil insisted Norwich City were ‘masters of their own downfall’ after suffering an EFL Cup penalty shoot-out defeat on Tuesday night at Leeds.

Alex Pritchard headed Norwich City in front against Leeds United. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City bowed out of the EFL Cup in dramatic fashion after losing a penalty shoot-out to Leeds United at Elland Road on Tuesday night.

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Wondering if your house is also home to Casper the friendly ghost? Take this quiz and find out.

Halloween fun at Holkham.

The night of frights should be a celebration for all, but sometimes the fun can be taken too far. Here are some handy tips and tricks to help ensure everyone has a good time this Halloween.

Children at Pine Close Community Centre carve pumpkins at Epic youth group in Thetford during October Half Term 2016.

Children at a community centre in Thetford have been getting creative with pumpkin carving this week. Here’s a look at their hard work:

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Do you carve the most soup-er Pumpkins in Norfolk? Prove it by tweeting us your photos at @EDP24 or @EveningNews and give us a follow and you could win a brilliant bundle of prizes from the Television and Movie Store in Norwich.


Kickboxer Alfie Lynch, 14, from Brandon, has been selected to compete in the World Martial Arts Games in South Africa. Pictured with his trainer Billy Brown, of Billy Brown Kickboxing Club.

A young martial artist is celebrating success in an international competition.

Anthony Ogogo (left) and Craig Cunningham during the vacant WBC International Middleweight Championship bout at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 22, 2016. See PA story BOXING Birmingham. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Anthony Ogogo faces a long spell on the sidelines after it was revealed he sustained a broken eye socket BEFORE the first professional defeat of his career at the weekend.

Thetford v Great Yarmouth Town
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Gorleston and Thetford Town are still flying the Norfolk flag after both moved into the second round of the FA Vase at the weekend.

Action from the FA Cup second Qualifying Round - King's Lynn Town v Harlow Town at The Walks - A frustrated Lynn after Lee Stevenson misses a great chance to opening the scoring.

Lee Stevenson’s third goal of the season ensured a fourth draw in five games for King’s Lynn Town at Stratford Town’s DCS Stadium.

Dereham Town boss Matt Henman.

Both sides drew a blank in this mid-table clash at Aldiss Park, writes Rene Kendal.


MIPIM UK property investment exhibition at Olympia, London, featuring The East - neighbouring stands showcasing Norfolk and Suffolk.

The leaders of a bid to sell Norfolk and Suffolk’s investment potential on a global stage have reported strong interest in the region following an international property exhibition.

Aerial view of Norwich Airport, Oct 2015. Picture: Mike Page

A third runway will be built at Heathrow, the government confirmed this morning - but what does it mean for passengers and businesses in the east?

Helen Culling, business development manager at Spire Healthcare speaks at the EDP Business Branding Masterclass. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Aspiring managers and company owners can learn from the best at the second masterclass session hosted by EDP Business.

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Two top actors, renowned for a host of stage hits and TV shows, are set to star in the first UK revival of award-winning musical, La Cage Aux Folles.

It's the Great Britsh Bake Off BBC finale for Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry. Picture: BBC/Love Productions/Mark Bourdillon

The Great British Bake Off bids its final farewell to the Beeb tonight, as finalists Andrew, Jane and Candice battle it out to win the show. From bingate to salty rum babas, Lynne Mortimer reflects on the best moments of the BAFTA award-winnning programme.

Take That are coming to Norwich as part of their 2017 tour. Photo: supplied by DawBell PR.

Take That fans are today eagerly trying to get tickets for the band’s new tour which includes a date in Norwich.

Daniel Burgess, the director of My First Panto: Cinderella, an All-In Productions and The Garage co-production.
Photo: The Garage.

The search is on to find some local professional actors to star in The Garage’s festive show for young children.

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An urgent call is today being made to stop hundreds of public telephones – many of them the classic red box – disappearing from the region’s towns and villages.

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The EDP’s 2016 caption competition is now in its second week and we’ve got yet another fantastic prize to give away.

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Here are the locations of police mobile speed cameras in Norfolk today.

A Porsche Cayenne parked on Finkelgate has been removed after the owners refused to move it because they say they weren't notified of the parking changes.

A Porsche which had been preventing Transport for Norwich and Norwich City Council from completing the painting of double yellow lines on Finkelgate in Norwich has been removed and the new road markings completed.

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A truck driver has been caught on camera nonchalantly dropping litter on to the street in Thetford.

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