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The ends of Coltishall runway which are earmarked for ripping up to make into rubble.  Picture: MIKE PAGE

Fresh concerns over Coltishall runway move

The controversial redevelopment of the former RAF Coltishall base has hit another stumbling block, after Broadland District Council objected to a proposal to dig up part of the runway.

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Pollution in Norwich. Photo by Simon Finlay.

Air pollution contributed to estimated 800 plus deaths in Norfolk and Suffolk, report reveals

Long term exposure to air pollution was a contributory factor in the deaths of an estimated 816 people in Norfolk and Suffolk over a 12 month period, new figures have revealed.

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British Troops in France going 'up the line' to their trenches in the 1914-1918 First World War.

Pot of cash will help Norfolk commemorate the First World War

Communities across Norfolk have been urged to apply for a share of £10,000 to help honour the thousands who were prepared to sacrifice their lives in the First World War – and the families they left behind.

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James Joyce

Diss hub will help provide support for town’s struggling families

A help centre is to be set up in Diss to reduce the number of families reaching a crisis point because of the town’s higher levels of deprivation.

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The Tramway Hotel on London Road, Pakefield

Dramatic twist over Tesco store plan for Lowestoft deals blow to Pakefield residents

The controversy over plans for a new Tesco store in Pakefield took a dramatic twist yesterday when a senior council officer concluded a decision to halt the company’s proposals should be quashed.

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Lowestoft conference at the Town's  Sixth Form Centre.
Members of the panel.

Graphic: Vision outlined for the future of Lowestoft

Critics have consistently made the point that Lowestoft lacks a vision for a prosperous future with claims that its transport system and infrastructure are failing the town.

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