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A House fire closes the A47 Between Thorney and Eye.,
A47, Peterborough
Picture by Terry Harris.

Crews remain at the scene of a fire tonight that has destroyed a farm house in Cambridgeshire.

Local government Secretary Greg Clark

A funding boost of £4.6m has been announced for Norfolk next year to ease the transition towards more local funding, the communities secretary has said.

Spend, spend, spend: It's back to the supermarket today, says Sharon Griffiths, after her self-imposed January 'exile'.

Made it! At last I’m going to the supermarket. I’m so excited. Today’s the day I’ll buy loo rolls, coffee, butter, yoghurt, out of season veg, crispy salads and other treats.

Linda Lincoln and Ken Lincoln. Picture: East Anglia News Service.

Hundreds of people attended a memorial service for a Norfolk couple who died of suspected gas poisoning in their home in Cyprus.

Liam Duffy who was jailed for 20 years for manslaughter, in connection with the murder of Liam Smith in Liverpool, ran a drugs ring between Norwich and Liverpool from prison.

A drug dealer jailed for his part in the gangland killing of a Liverpool teenager helped run a multi-million pound drugs racket between Norwich and Liverpool from his prison cell.

Paralympic Gold medalist Jessica-Jane Applegate opens the Spa Unlimted 24hr Swimathon in Dereham, taking part in the first 30 minute session. Picture: Matthew Usher.

A Paralympian has been forced to abandon her training today after her car was damaged in winds caused by Storm Imogen.

Plumstead Road in Norwich has now reopened after it was shut in January because of a sinkhole. PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Norwich’s Plumstead Road “sinkhole” has been fixed and the road reopened to traffic in both directions.

Thurton Vicarage

The EDP’s property editor Caroline Culot picks her three favourite homes new on the market with different agents across our region.

John Lewis in Norwich. Photo : Steve Adams

The HR team at John Lewis in Norwich answer our questions on how the company recruits and what it looks for in potential employees. You can find hundreds of local job vacancies at

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Police Officers. Picture: Ian Burt

A garage in Feltwell Road was broken into, and a Honda CRF (index NK08GZB) and an orange off-road bike, were stolen.


Lil Chris, real name Chris Hardman, died in March last year, when he was found hanging at his home at the age of 24. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire

The inquest into the death of Chris Hardman, from Lowestoft, heard how he struggled with depression and fame at a young age.


File photo dated 07/12/12 of npower bills, as the gas and electricity provider has announced a 5.2% reduction in prices, cutting its standard domestic gas tariff by £32.   Picture: Andy Hepburn/PA Wire

Big Six energy provider npower said it will cut its average prices by 5.2pc, which will reduce its standard domestic gas tariff by £32.


Education secretary Nicky Morgan. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Norfolk’s teacher recruitment crisis could be deepened by a growing number of teachers who are thinking of leaving the profession, an exclusive EDP survey has revealed.


Dr Dan Poulter speaking in Parliament

Energy giant E.ON and pensioner charity Age UK have a “moral obligation” to recompense energy users who appear to have paid hundreds of pounds too much last year, a Suffolk MP has said.


Sink hole on Ling Way, Coltishall. 


A crack in a road is causing growing concern in a Norfolk village.


Steve Maine chief executive of WiSpire.

Broadband users in the hardest-to-reach areas continue to suffer from poor speeds amid a lack of competition and an emphasis on fibre networks, the boss of a Norwich-based broadband company Wispire has told MPs.

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