A Norfolk town is to get into the festive spirit with a Christmas lights switch-on and a very special visitor for those most excited for the holidays.

The deputy mayor of Thetford will welcome the town’s newest charity shop when it opens in two weeks.

A woman was arrested after allegedly assaulting two people and a police officer at a remembrance concert.

Nearly £50,000 will go towards setting up a new grounds maintenance company which will see five new jobs created in Thetford.

Police are concerned about the wellbeing of a missing man who disappeared from RAF Lakenheath earlier this week.

Amidst Brexit related turmoil at Westminster, the next generation of potential prime ministers took part in a hotly contested leadership challenge at a Norfolk school.

More delays are to be expected as a busy Norfolk road is closed for further work on a new roundabout.

Plans to deal with a river which has diverted itself are being considered by the Environment Agency and a town council.

A football referee has been thanked after he donated his match fee to an injured player after stopping a match due to the seriousness of an injury.

A crucial stage of building work on a new storage and distribution building for TROX UK on Caxton Road in Thetford has been completed.

A Playstation 4, games, a purse and some jewellery were stolen in a burglary last week.

As Norfolk County Council consult on proposals to potentially close 46 of the county’s 53 children’s centres, Conor Matchett spoke with women whose lives were turned around by the work of the centres in one of Norfolk’s most deprived towns.

A brand new cafe and shop inside a skate park was officially launched by the deputy mayor of Kings Lynn in a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Opponents of proposals to close 46 of Norfolk’s 53 children’s centres took part in a demonstration in King’s Lynn on Sunday.

It has been a busy weekend for Norfolk Fire and Rescue in Thetford responding to several call-outs.

After nearly six months without a Post Office, the people of Watton will finally have somewhere to send their parcels from when the new Post Office opens in Watton Edwards News.

A talking newspaper which aims to provide local news for the blind or visually impaired thanked a company after receiving a £250 cheque.

A report a man had his head stuck in a bike sparked an emergency response in Diss.

Pilots from the United States Air Force took part in a number of ‘large-force’ exercises at RAF Lakenheath.

Emergency services were called to a crash in Diss.

The life of ‘Mr Diss’ was celebrated as the town said goodbye to one its most well known figures on Friday.

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