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Seven-year-old finds explosives on Holkham beach

A family trip to the beach took an unexpected turn when two explosives were found in the sand.

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Accident emergency services in Loddon. Photo by Simon Finlay.

Update on A146 crash: Woman in her 60s from Norwich area died in collision near Loddon yesterday

Police have confirmed that a woman in her 60s, from the Norwich area, died in a collision near Loddon yesterday.

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Pop-up church in Norwich: Pictures Keith Morris

Christian spirit kept alive in Norwich city centre with flashmob style pop-up church

A flashmob style pop-up church made a brief appearance in the centre of Norwich today to draw attention to the Easter message and to gather in essential food items for Norwich Foodbank.

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The latest addition to Banham Zoo - a baby golden lion tamarin with its family.

Photo gallery: Adorable baby primate is newest addition to Banham Zoo

It may only be a week old but a rare addition to Banham Zoo is already monkeying around with its family.

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Traffic queues on the A47 approaching the Hardwick Roundabout, in King's Lynn. Picture: Chris Bishop

Traffic queues on A47 and major roads around King’s Lynn and Norfolk coast

Drivers faced long tailbacks today as thousands of families made their getaway for the four-day Easter break.

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‘One of the saddest mornings I have ever witnessed’ - Norfolk adventurer speaks after Mount Everest avalanche kills at least 12 Sherpa guides

A Norfolk adventurer who is climbing Mount Everest has told of her sadness after an avalanche killed at least 12 local guides.

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RACHEL AND ARMANDO ADRIANO (RIGHT) WITH CHEF BARIS GAVRIEL AND WAITER FRANCO TRAINI CELEBRATE THE TRATTORIA'S 20TH ANNIVERSARY.

Armando ‘Andy’ Adriano: Norwich restaurateur was perfect ‘Mine Host’

Former Norwich restaurateur Armando ‘Andy’ Adriano, who introduced thousands of customers to authentic Italian cuisine, has died, aged 74.

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Staff at Mears Care in King's Lynn are collecting and sending boxes for troops stationed abroad - From left, Linda Roberts, Chrissie Mitchell and Penny Ahmed. Picture: Matthew Usher.

King’s Lynn care firm Mears collecting treats for RAF Marham II(AC) Squadron out in Afghanistan

Staff and clients of a care provider are collecting parcels for our boys and girls in Afghanistan.

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Detective inspector Darrell Skuse.

Public praised as crime falls in Lowestoft

Crime across Lowestoft has fallen by more than 6pc, according to figures released this week.

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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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Work under way on the A&E department at the QEH, which was completed last month. Picture: Ian Burt

MPs had a “positive” meeting with managers at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, which is in special measures.

Elizabeth Truss and Henry Bellingham met interim chief executive Dr Manjit Obhrai and senior officials at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, in King’s Lynn, to discuss staffing levels and financial problemns at the hospital.

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The number of children given a place at their first-preference school has risen in Norfolk and Cambridgeshire. Photo: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire

Parents defy rise in child population to secure place at first-choice primary schools

More Norfolk and Cambridgeshire parents have secured a place for their child at their first-preference primary school, despite hundreds of extra children entering the system.

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Traffic queues on the A47 approaching the Hardwick Roundabout, in King's Lynn. Picture: Chris Bishop

Traffic queues on A47 and major roads around King’s Lynn and Norfolk coast

Drivers faced long tailbacks today as thousands of families made their getaway for the four-day Easter break.

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