Larry Rowe, the managing director of Costessey Park Golf Club which is to close its members club and switch to a pay and play course in the new year. PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Norfolk golf club to close and become pay and play course

The managing director of a Norwich golf course has announced its club is set to close at the end of the year.

Dereham grandmother Betty Battelley is one of 131 patients whose surgery has been cancelled after Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital ran out of private sector funding. Picture: Archant

Hospital admits it cannot afford private referrals as grandmother’s operation is cancelled

Aaron Hurley, who was sentenced at Norwich Crown Court to a three-year community order with a requirement to receive mental health treatment during this period    Photo: BBC Look East/PA Wire

Man kept bag of rocks in car to throw at 100 vehicles

The A47 near Hethersett Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Broken down vehicles causing rush hour delays on A47

One of Greater Anglia's new bi-mode trains at Cromer railway station, on the Norwich-Sheringham Bittern line. Picture: Stuart Anderson

Overrunning engineering works see main line trains cancelled and delayed

A trial to introduce time limits at Queen's Square carpark in Attleborough will be postponed until the new year. Photo: Archant

‘Just get on and do it’ Parking trial postponed for second time amid fears it could deter Christmas shoppers

Roast dinner delivery from OffSeasons Norwich with all the trimmings Credit: James Randle

We tried Norwich’s new roast dinner delivery service

A new Subway store is set to open its doors in Lowestoft in December. Pictures: Mick Howes

New Subway store to open on retail park

Norwich Road Academy is hoping to build a new dining hall. Picture: Rebecca Murphy

School bids for eco-friendly building to replace its ‘poor quality’ hall

Mecca Bingo manager Janette McCracken, second right, and her team, from left, Alison Baker, Lee Chesters, and Hazel Dean, celebrate having two £50,000 winners at the Aylsham Road venue. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Is this the luckiest bingo hall in Norfolk? Celebrations after two £50k wins in four months

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‘Do not click the link’: Warning over scam TV licence emails

The flat at Dolphin Grove where James Greene was fatally injured. Photo: Luke Powell

Norwich murder accused wanted victim dead and was set to ‘hack him up’

Fire crews tackled a house blaze in Snettisham. Picture: Chris Bishop

Fire crews called to house blaze

92 year-old resident Noel Harmer enjoys a pint at the new 'beer garden' inside Grenville Court Care Home in Horsford. Picture: Neil Didsbury

See inside the pub at a care home near Norwich

Needles and condoms found in Thetford. Picture: Tina Down

Needles and condoms found near school field

A new batch of Excitable Edgars were delivered to Waitrose in the Eaton Centre on Sunday morning Credit: Archant

Shoppers eager for ‘Excitable Edgar’ toys pay double on eBay

Norfolk police chief constable Simon Bailey. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Police report Labour election literature over chief constable photograph

Patrick Fisher, Norwich. Picture: Jamie Honeywood

Founder of Redwell Brewery admits two fraud charges

Andy Erlam has submitted a plan to Greater Anglia. Picture: Andy Erlam/Archant

Could demolition of train station building be stopped by resident’s plans?

Police are investigating a burglary in Thetford. Picture: Archant

Driving license and bank cards taken in break-in

Peter Jarrold raising his hat on the opening of the Jarrold Bridge - part of his lasting legacy in the city Photo: Steve Adams

Tributes paid after death of former sheriff and senior member of Jarrold family

One of the six common seals ready on the bank to head into the water as it is released into the River Nene near Sutton Bridge after their recuperation at the RSPCA East Winch Wildlife Centre. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Goblin, Pixie and Kraken - ‘mythical’ seals released back into the wild

The East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) was called out to an incident near Lowestoft. Photo: EAAA

Air ambulance responds after man in 60s is injured in motorbike crash

The motorcyclist broke both his arms and legs in the crash. Picture: Google Maps

Motorcyclist rushed to hospital with serious injuries after crashing into lamp post

Police are appealing for help to identify a woman following a theft from Jarrold in Norwich. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

Do you know this woman? - Police issue CCTV image after theft from Jarrold

Police have found cannabis during a search of a house in Gorleston. Picture: Great Yarmouth Police.

Cannabis found during search of house

BeWILDerwood has won the Primary Times' best overall familly attraction in Norfolk. PICTURE: Jamie Honeywood

Norfolk’s favourite family days out revealed

Mia Titheridge was found unresponsive at Huntercombe Hospital at Buxton, an inquest heard       PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Tragic teen’s parents criticise care at Norfolk mental health hospital

Norfolk Coroner's Court at Carrow House in Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Inquest into teen’s death delayed as father faces murder trial

An adult day care service that offers regular activities and support  for your elderly relatives. Picture: Farrows Ltd.

A health and wellbeing boost – improving lives for the elderly with adult day care services

Poet Dr John Cooper Clarke and comedian Phill Jupitus seek treasure in Norfolk, with guidance  of auctioneer James Braxton and dealer Stephanie Connell, in Celebrity Antiques Road Trip. Picture: STV Productions/BBC

John Cooper Clarke and Phill Jupitus feature on Antiques Road Trip in Norfolk

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Just three players have scored more goals in Euro 2020 qualifying than Norwich City striker Teemu Pukki - who scored again tonight to draw level with the goal tally of Finland legend Jari Litmanen.

Cake, football culture and sporting heroes were among the topics covered as Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke took part in a light-hearted online question and answer session.

Norwich City left-back Jamal Lewis has withdrawn from the Northern Ireland squad, missing a dead rubber against Germany to check out a knee injury which has caused him issues in recent weeks.

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A new takeaway in Norwich delivers a roast dinner to your door to enjoy at home without any cooking, but is it too good to be true?

Competing to see who can unearth the biggest bargains in Norfolk, poet Dr John Cooper Clarke and Phill Jupitus feature in Celebrity Antiques Road Trip this week.

Potters Resort on the Norfolk coast has revealed their star-studded 2020 line-up, featuring music legends, comedians, impressionists and dancers.

Chart-topping singers Will Young and James Morrison will be hoping for no Broken Strings when they co-headline Forest Live in Thetford in 2020.


King's Lynn chief Keith Chapman has paid tribute to friends and colleagues who supported him during his time as chairman of British Speedway.

High-flying King's Lynn Town players have been labelled unbelievable after they returned to the top of the National League North table.

He will be remembered as a larger-than-life character who loved football and his family.

North Walsham's 15-match unbeaten run ended in dramatic fashion as hosts Harpenden grabbed a 31-29 victory with two converted tries in the last five minutes.

King's Lynn Town returned to top spot in the National League North after Chris Henderson's winner made it four straight league wins in a row with a 2-1 win at Southport.


A mum who started her shop business on a wonky kitchen table at home is celebrating opening her third shop in a busy high street.

A new Subway store is set to open its doors next month.

Shoppers were paying double the price for 'Excitable Edgar' merchandise on eBay as stocks of the cuddly soft toy dragon were in short supply.


With viewers gripped by the BBC One mini series Gold Digger, about a wealthy woman who falls in love with a younger man, we ask why are we so fascinated by age gap relationships? Two Norfolk couples share their experiences.

Nestled in a plot of almost half an acre, this substantial family home is in need of updating throughout but presents a wonderful and rare opportunity for new owners to create a substantial city centre home in the heart of the Golden Triangle.

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