Sir Steve Lancashire, chief executive of Reach2.

The head of the largest primary school-only academy trust in England has outlined its plans to expand into Norfolk.

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Norwich City will come out swinging at Brighton insists Alex Neil after a series of low blows.

Leeds’ chief Garry Monk put sentiment to one side to dump his former Barnsley team-mate Alex Neil out of the EFL Cup.

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.

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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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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.

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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.


General view of a branch of Barclays bank in Leicester. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Barclays says it has set aside an extra £600m to meet compensation claims for mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI) in the third quarter.


Debenhams has reported a slump in full year profits, laying bare the challenge facing new boss Sergio Bucher.

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.

What's On

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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A new vegan cafe with a unique on-site soya dairy has opened in the Norwich Lanes. Tofurei will be offering a range of vegan produce, all made in-house. Pictured: Lizzie, Steve Lepper and Jenny McCann. Picture: Ali Hewson

A new vegan cafe with a unique on-site soya dairy is opening in the Norwich Lanes.

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.

Hundreds of Norfolk schools contain asbestos. Photo: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire

Norfolk County Council says 392 schools in Norfolk currently have asbestos on their premises.

Plumstead resident Julie Brown outside the village's new defibrillator base with (from left): Plumstead 2000 chairman David Ramsbotham, East of England Ambulance Service community partnership manager Andrew Barlow and David Draper of Shocking Now! Picture: Karen Bethell

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.

A mobile speed camera van monitors traffic near Smallburgh.

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

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