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A police officer standing outside the swimming pool at the Waveney River Centre.
Incident at the pool involving a young girl.

Picture: James Bass

A seven-year-old girl has died at a swimming pool near Beccles.

The remains of Silvergate Cottages near Blickling Hall which was devastated by fire. 

Picture: Mark Bullimore

Tenants living in a row of terraced cottages which have been destroyed by fire have told of the devastation of seeing their whole lives go up in smoke.

The body of an 18-year-old woman has been found in Holt.

The body of an 18-year-old woman has been found at an address in Holt in north Norfolk.

Police closed the A47 after a crash at Middleton, near King's Lynn. Pic: David Bale.

Emergency services have rescued people from their vehicles after a crash on the A47 at Middleton.

NDR (Norwich Northern Distributor Road) sign unveiling goes wrong...

Here’s a look back on some of the stories we covered on the EDP and Evening News websites this week.

The collision involved a car and a motorcycle.

The road is currently closed between Smugglers Road, at Bodney and Threxton Road, at Watton.

A woman suffered serious burns at her Snettisham home: Picture David Bale

Firefighters have praised the use of smoke alarms linked to care collecting agencies after an elderly woman suffered serious burns when her clothes caught fire.

Clive Eaton captured this photo of a seal with a pike in its mouth on the River Bure. Picture: Clive Eaton @CliveEaton

Clive Eaton captured this amazing photograph of a seal with a pike in its mouth on the River Bure.

The 2016 Grand East Anglia Run in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Despite increasing the number of places available, both events sold out and entries were closed.


Sergiusz Meges who was killed in St Stephen's underpass in Norwich. Photo: The Peoples' Picnic/Facebook

The search for answers over the death of a homeless man in Norwich is continuing today, after police revealed no further action will be taken against two men arrested on suspicion of murder.


Tracey Day, Gordon Stewart and guide dog Jandy: Submitted picture

A former lorry driver was left blind and with numbness in his right side after suffering five strokes in four years.


Philip Seach has opened a new coffee and tea shop in Cromer called Henry's Coffee and Tea Store. 


There is a caffeine-fuelled buzz about a formerly forlorn building which has a new lease of life as a Cromer café.


North Norfolk District Council chairman Annie Claussen-Reynolds and North Norfolk District Council leader Tom FitzPatrick presenting certificates to children of Northrepps primary  School who have completed the Pillbox Trial along the Norfolk Coast.


When children go home to tell mum and dad what they did at school few can claim to have been tracking down First World War fortifications.


UKIP Leader Nigel Farage with his winnings  at Great Yarmouth races in 2012 
Picture: James Bass

Nigel Farage has likened predicting the upcoming local election result in Great Yarmouth to playing pin the tail on a donkey.


Clive Eaton captured this photo of a seal with a pike in its mouth on the River Bure. Picture: Clive Eaton @CliveEaton

Clive Eaton captured this amazing photograph of a seal with a pike in its mouth on the River Bure.


Professor Corinne Le Quere

A University of East Anglia (UEA) professor and a former Norwich pupil have been elected into a prestigious society for the best scientists around the UK.

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