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Update: One person injured as Wroxham bridge closed by accident

Wroxham bridge is closed in both directions following an accident.

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An air ambulance at the scene of the crash in Hemsby. Photo: Kerri Larner

Seven-year-old boy on a child’s scooter suffers “serious head injuries” after crash involving a van in Hemsby

A boy has been airlifted to hospital with serious head injuries after a collision involving a van in Hemsby.

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Emergency services at the scene of a coach crash on the A10 near Hilgay. Picture: Matthew Usher.

UPDATE: Forty-two Cambridgeshire school children escape injury after coach overturns on the A10 on a school trip to Hunstanton

The A10 has re-opened in both directions at Hilgay, near Downham Market, after being closed for more than six hours after a coach crash.

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Scenes from Race For Life 2014 at Houghton Hall. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Two thousand women give cancer a kicking at the Race for Life at Houghton Hall

A pink army of some 2,000 women took over the Norfolk estate of Britain’s first prime minister to do battle with cancer.

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The spot on the A47 at Terrington St John were two people died on Sunday. Picture: Steve Williams.

Police name couple killed on A47 at Terrington St John - and say woman was pushed to her death

Police have named the couple who died on the A47 at Terrington St John - hours after saying “with some degree of certainty” that the woman was pushed to her death.

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Update: Emergency over as RAF Mildenhall “suspicious package” found to be “non-hazardous”

A potential emergency has ended at RAF Mildenhall after a “suspicious package” at the post office was found to be non-hazardous.

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Peter Brooks during his time as curator of Sheringham Museum.

Peter Brooks: An authority on Sheringham’s history

Former curator of Sheringham Museum Peter Brooks has died aged 86.

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Fertiliser being spread on a potato field. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Norfolk farmers must forge closer ties with region’s researchers, says environment secretary Liz Truss

Environment secretary Liz Truss has issued a clarion call to Norfolk’s farming community to step forward and be counted in the fight to boost global food production.

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Lowestoft drug den is closed down

A Lowestoft home has been boarded up today after the property was said to be linked to the production and supply of class A drugs.

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Politics See all

Members of the public study the latest plans for the NDR. Picture: Denise Bradley

Update: £148.5m Norwich Northern Distributor Road would be ‘biggest piece of environmental destruction yet seen in Norfolk’ planning inquiry told

A proposed £148.5m road to the north of Norwich would be “the biggest piece of environmental destruction yet seen in Norfolk”, it was claimed at a public hearing today.

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Health See all

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital at Colney.

Commissioners’ concern over increase in A&E demand at N&N

Fears have been raised that spending at Norfolk’s busiest Accident and Emergency department could be more than £2m over budget this year, if demand continues to exceed expectations.

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General view of North Elmham Primary School. Picture: Matthew Usher.

UPDATE: North Elmham school hit by sickness bug will stay shut for the rest of the term

A mid-Norfolk school, which was forced to close its doors on Monday after teachers and pupils were struck down an aggressive sickness virus, will remain closed for the remainder of the term.

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The spot on the A47 at Terrington St John were two people died on Sunday. Picture: Steve Williams.

Police name couple killed on A47 at Terrington St John - and say woman was pushed to her death

Police have named the couple who died on the A47 at Terrington St John - hours after saying “with some degree of certainty” that the woman was pushed to her death.

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