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Say hello to the borough of Great Yarmouth’s latest mascot - Vinny the Venture Velociraptor.

First snow comes and goes

Thursday, November 30, 2017

East Anglia has welcomed the first snowfall since last winter, but it is not expected to stick around.

Nearly 20 youths have been warned by police about their antisocial behaviour as they cycle around Gorleston in groups, it has been revealed.

For many in the theatre business, pantomime season represents a rollercoaster of exhilaration and exhaustion.

A Norfolk law firm has pledged its support for a campaign to help nine UK charities.

As the steel supports go up the size and shape of a much anticipated new pub is now clear to see.

My first parkrun experience came nearly two years ago.

A popular music event in Gorleston is set to return to whisk away post-Christmas blues.

A man has cycled 89 miles on a gruelling hill challenge to raise money for the Gorleston-based Sandra Champan Centre at the James Paget University Hospital.

A conman tried to trick a Norfolk woman out of cash by posing as a detective from Scotland Yard.

Cold callers are continuing to pose as police officers and prey on vulnerable elderly people, demanding they withdraw huge sums of cash.

A training provider has offered reassurance in case GCSE grades are not what you expected.

Officers are reminding Norfolk residents to be vigilant following another incident involving a cold caller claiming to be a police officer.

Paul Irving, who has built a company putting on hundreds of shows after launching his show business career at his home town theatre, is bringing his latest dance and music spectaculars to the region.

Norfolk residents are being warned to be vigilant of cold callers claiming to be police officers who need help with an investigation.

The opening of a highly anticipated new Wetherspoon’s pub has been delayed again.

She was once the pride of the White Star Line, and she met a tragic end at the bottom of the sea after a collision with an object its crew had not seen.

It was a train station that served the town of Gorleston for nearly 70 years as passengers and freight travelled between Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft.

Tributes have been paid to a community stalwart who played a key role in village life and helped hundreds of pupils reach their school safely.

Last week we told you about the monster 80ft oven built by Barnards of Norwich back in 1950 to bake bread for the people of Scotland and today I thought it good to bring a little sunshine into your lives.

Painting, textiles and photography will be used in a new exhibition planned for Norwich.

This eye-catching image shows how a £1.5m JD Wetherspoon pub that is named after a local lifesaving hero will look in Gorleston.

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon is set to open its new pub The William Adams in Gorleston on July 18.

Two children charities in Norwich and Gorleston are celebrating after sharing a £97,000 funding boost thanks to BBC Children in Need.

A pint-sized army of Dane warriors got decked out for battle, at a craft workshop held at Sheringham ahead of the town’s annual Scira Viking festival.

The mother of a seven-year-old girl whose life was saved by a defibrillator has said she is “devastated” after a life-saving machine she installed for the benefit of the community has been destroyed by vandals.

A weight loss coach has been recognised for her outstanding service to Weight Watchers members.

When the curtain came down on Aladdin it was the end of five good weeks strutting the stage at Gorleston Pavilion. The cast were lovely, very professional and a pleasure to work with.

As part of our support of the Voluntary Norfolk Make a Difference in 2017 campaign, the EDP is shining a light on voluntary groups and individuals. Reporter Sophie Wyllie spoke to a passionate Parkrun volunteer.

Residents in and around Great Yarmouth breathed a sigh of relief as a tidal surge - which threatened to be as bad as that of 2013 - was not as serious as expected.

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