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Norfolk coroner's court in Norwich. Photo: Denise Bradley.

Man died of heroin overdose one day after discharge from Norwich hospital, inquest told

A young man was found dead near Prince of Wales Road in Norwich, the day after he was discharged from hospital.

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Dereham Sixth Form student Jack Crossley (16), who is recovering at home from being hit by a car last week. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Swaffham mum speaks out on safety after son is hit by a car in Dereham

A mother has called for road safety measures outside a Dereham college after her son was knocked down by a car.

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Lynn Grove High School, Gorleston.

Teacher who banned mention of ‘banter’ now looking for new job

A Gorleston teacher who attracted national attention after he banned the word “banter” from his class, saying it encouraged bullying, has left his post.

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Engineering manager Mike Smith(left) and business manager Chris Speed with the First Eastern Counties brand new Micro-hybrid Streetlite buses.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

New fleet of buses to roll out across Norwich and Great Yarmouth in £1.75m investment

A bus firm has invested £1.75m in a dozen “comfortable” single deckers, in a bid to tempt more people onto public transport.

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Herbie Hide. Pic: Bill Smith.

Lawyer in plea for Norwich boxer Herbie Hide’s case to be reviewed

A lawyer representing former world heavyweight champion Herbie Hide has contacted the Crown Prosecution Service in a bid to get a review of his client’s conviction for conspiracy to supply class A drugs.

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North north MP Chloe Smith has met with the boss of Norwich Airport after people living nearby complained about engine noise. Photo: Bill Smith

MP and Norwich airport boss meet over helicopter noise

North Norfolk MP Chloe Smith has met with the boss of Norwich Airport after people living nearby complained about engine noise.

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Former long-stLiz Jones. PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Update: Australian Cittaslow community adds its tribute to Aylsham leading light Liz Jones

A shocked Aylsham is mourning the loss of Liz Jones, who had been at the forefront of community life for decades.

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Herbie Hide. Pic: Bill Smith.

Lawyer in plea for Norwich boxer Herbie Hide’s case to be reviewed

A lawyer representing former world heavyweight champion Herbie Hide has contacted the Crown Prosecution Service in a bid to get a review of his client’s conviction for conspiracy to supply class A drugs.

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Harleston gets new toilet to help draw visitors

A new toilet has been installed at the Bullock Fair in Harleston as part of a bid to boost the allure of south Norfolk market towns.

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Difficulty in recruiting GPs is a major health crisis says doctor

A leading GP has told how Norfolk and Waveney is facing “a major health crisis” as the area struggles to recruit enough doctors for its surgeries.

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Lynn Grove High School, Gorleston.

Teacher who banned mention of ‘banter’ now looking for new job

A Gorleston teacher who attracted national attention after he banned the word “banter” from his class, saying it encouraged bullying, has left his post.

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Members  of the swimming club take to the pool. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Disabled swimming club in Downham Market gets £2000 cash boost

A West Norfolk swimming club for the disabled has received a £2,000 grant to help it continue the good work it does in the community.

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