A steep fall in coronavirus cases saw just 12 positive tests last week in Norfolk, which had amongst the lowest coronavirus infection rates in England.

It has been closed to the public for more than three months but one of Norwich’s iconic buildings is set to reopen.

The RNLI has issued a safety warning to coastal visitors following a spike in callouts since lockdown measures were eased.

Schools have been told to keep children in class or year-sized “bubbles” and avoid creating “busy corridors” when all pupils return in September.

A proposed new school for children and young people with autism has moved a step closer after a specialist academy trust was appointed to run it.

A school trust says it has seen overwhelming backing from parents and pupils over its decision to restart some lessons in August.

A drugs runner who sold crack cocaine to an undercover police officer during an operation into county lines dealing in Norwich has been jailed.

The death of a person at flats in Norwich is not being treated as suspicious.

Schools could be asked to create whole year-group ‘bubbles’ of up to 240 pupils under plans to ease classroom social distancing but ensure all children can return to the classroom in September.

A driver who repeatedly smashed into parked cars in a Norwich street refused to take a breath test when arrested by police, a court heard.

The sound of gunshots from a police training exercise prompted alarmed residents to make a string of emergency calls.

A row over heckling at a village Christmas show led to a dressing room punch-up that left a cast member with a fractured eye socket.

Parents could be fined if they do not send their children back to school in September, the Education Secretary has said.

A village school judged to be ‘good’ in its first Ofsted report since becoming an academy has seen an increase in pupil numbers.

A company whose trucks have been synonymous with live music for over 40 years is facing more months of uncertainty after seeing cancellation of its entire summer workload and no sign of the return of mass events.

A man found unresponsive in his daughters’ bedrooms died eight days later in hospital, an inquest has heard.

A 66-year-old man who had a history of alcohol misuse died at home, an inquest has heard.

The family of a 51-year-old man found dead at his home has been left shocked by his drugs-related death, an inquest has heard.

Norfolk’s restaurants and hotels are preparing to bounce back with thousands of diners showing their appetite for post-lockdown eating out.

With the easing of lockdown seeing more passengers travelling Greater Anglia kept trains running reliably despite continuing restrictions, with 95.7pc of services running on time.

Scorching temperatures saw parts of Norfolk bask in almost 30C temperatures as the UK officially recorded its warmest day of the year so far.

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