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The flat where police arrested a man on Saturday night after armed officers were called out.

Update: Man, 44, arrested after armed stand-off at Norwich home

A man has been arrested after armed police were called to a standoff at a home in Norwich because of reports a gun was being brandished.

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Crash blocks A47 Acle Straight

The A47 Acle Straight was blocked this evening following a crash.

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Michael Portillo, left, with Norwich Livestock Market operations director, David Ball, during filming for a TV series. Picture: Denise Bradley

Obituary: Norwich Livestock Market’s ‘driving force’ David Ball dies after 20-year cancer battle

East Anglia’s livestock community has lost one of its most enthusiastic and indomitable characters, following the death of farmer and auctioneer David Ball at the age of 60.

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Norfolk Rural Development Strategy meeting at Barnham Broom. Left to right, Richard Powell OBE, Clarke Willis, Pat Holtom and Martin Collison.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Norfolk firms want to attract more young people to rural areas - but how?

Attracting young people to Norfolk is crucial if it is to release the economic and social potential of its countryside, according to the region’s biggest rural strategy conference.

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The new sign that detects motorists using their mobile phone. Photo : Steve Adams

Norfolk and Suffolk police launch crackdown on mobile phone drivers using signal detector

Norfolk and Suffolk Police are starting a joint week-long crackdown on motorists who use phones while at the wheel.

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Obituary Alice Mary Symonds

Obituary: Alice Mary Symonds who ran a Belaugh village shop

Alice Mary Symonds, who has died at 93, was a Wroxham-born grandmother who ran a village shop, her story was accepted by Norfolk Record Office as an example of the life of Norfolk people during the 20th Century.

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The flat where police arrested a man on Saturday night after armed officers were called out.

Update: Man, 44, arrested after armed stand-off at Norwich home

A man has been arrested after armed police were called to a standoff at a home in Norwich because of reports a gun was being brandished.

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The new sign that detects motorists using their mobile phone. Photo : Steve Adams

Norfolk and Suffolk police launch crackdown on mobile phone drivers using signal detector

Norfolk and Suffolk Police are starting a joint week-long crackdown on motorists who use phones while at the wheel.

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Andrew Cook, the new Ofsted regional director for the East of England. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Podcast: “It’s a concern that headteachers have that view” - new Ofsted chief on results of EDP headteacher survey

Ofsted’s new regional director for the East of England has responded to an EDP survey in which 74pc of Norfolk headteachers said they did not have confidence in the inspectorate’s judgements on schools.

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Kings Lynn Arts Centre exhibition -   Not Yet Dead Nearly - the work of curator/exhibitor Ruth Calland. Submitted

King’s Lynn Arts Centre’s three new exhibitions

Artists from a Norfolk day centre for adults with learning difficulties will be showcased at a new exhibition starting at King’s Lynn Arts Centre today.

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