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A bus was engulfed in flames after catching fire on a major route in and out of Norwich.

The East of England Ambulance Trust is looking for 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers to it help during the coronavirus pandemic.

A reduction in patients to A&E and following social distancing measures is ensuring staff at one Norfolk hospital are getting “breathing space” during the coronavirus pandemic.

Government guidelines on when people can leave their homes during the coronavirus lockdown should be clarified, a council leader has said.

A six-berth caravan worth around £14,000 was stolen in an early hours theft.

A boat was cut loose and drifted down a river after an outboard engine was stolen.

A young musician brought a little cheer to people cooped up during the coronavirus outbreak when he performed a Facebook Live in his backyard.

A town’s cemetery, boardwalk and gardens have been closed to maintain social distancing in keeping with coronavirus guidelines.

An appeal has gone out to help trace the owners of three stray dogs who were found wandering the streets.

A drone firm boss has come up with the perfect antidote to self-isolation – a three minute tour of things we love about Norfolk.

A Norfolk MP has called for the UK’s politicians to join forces in “a war against a virus” as they battle the coronavirus outbreak.

Changes to the planning process during the coronavirus outbreak risk applications being “rubber stamped” due to the removal of the “democratic approach”, a village protest group has warned.

Dominic Raab will take charge of the Government’s response to the coronavirus crisis after the Prime Minister was transferred to intensive care.

A singer paid tribute to NHS staff and other key workers with a live rendition of a classic.

Families of north Norfolk healthcare workers will have a happier Easter thanks to a donation from Sheringham shop The Chocolate Box.

The hard work of a councillor in co-ordinating a community’s coronavirus response has led to her being named Norwich City Football Club’s first weekly ‘Community Hero’.

Work to stop pot-holes from opening up on Norfolk’s roads - and to cut back grass verges - is to start despite the coronavirus pandemic, council bosses have said.

The Prime Minister spent the night in intensive care at a London hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, but Downing Street said that he was receiving “excellent care”.

Urgent supplies of equipment to protect care staff against coronavirus should arrive in Norfolk on Tuesday, giving some relief to workers.

A woman who was admitted to hospital with coronavirus has praised the NHS staff who saved her life, saying if she had not been admitted, she would have died.

Find out why one couple decided to swap their beloved thatched cottage in East Bergholt for a brand new new-build home.

The Sue Ryder charity that has 20 shops in Norfolk and Waveney is on the brink of closure and “will lose its hospices” without emergency funding, it has said.

Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, Downing Street has confirmed.

A pub in Norfolk is filling its windows with rainbow art from locals to raise money for a hospital.

It is a “mistake” to discuss the UK’s exit strategy from coronavirus lockdown because the number of cases has not yet reached its peak, England’s chief medical officer has said.

Councils across Suffolk are preparing to hold virtual committee meetings to ensure key business can continue during the coronavirus pandemic.

Norfolk Police had to break up a house party and report a pub to trading standards as people flouted the government’s lockdown guidelines.

The chief executive of two of the region’s zoos has made a plea for support after fears were raised it will struggle to feed the animals after losing 99pc of its income.

Nursing homes may be facing a challenging time amid the coronavirus pandemic but Norwich City’s players have helped to put a smile on the face of a supporter celebrating his 101st birthday.

A revamp could be on the cards for a Norwich superstore, if newly submitted plans are granted permission.

Work to fell a tree which has stood proudly in a city cul-de-sac for more than a century has started - despite pleas from neighbours to preserve it.

Wearing face masks in public could help protect people from the coronavirus, according to new research from experts at the University of East Anglia (UEA).

A poem celebrating Norwich and women will be inscribed on the entrance of the city’s new student block.

Staff at an Indian restaurant in Norfolk are showing their appreciation for NHS workers by donating weekly meals to their hospital

Powers to enforce car parking across Suffolk have officially transferred from police to councils – with inconsiderate motorists warned to expect tougher administration.

Police are appealing for help to trace a man who is wanted in Norfolk.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man demanded a woman get in his car.

Councils across Suffolk have released details on Easter bin collections, with some changes set for the bank holiday weekend.

From an egg hunt to learning circus skills, don’t let coronavirus lockdown spoil the fun as there is plenty you can do to keep the kids entertained at home over the Easter holidays.

Four appliances plus a water carrier were sent to a fire in the open in Reepham Road, Alderford

Norfolk business have come together to launch an online forum to help safeguard offshore wind development post-coronavirus.

A Norfolk woman who won a High Court case last year challenging the provision for blind voters is taking further legal action after accusing the government of failing to take action.

As part of a national effort to make sure that food banks are fully stocked through the coronavirus crisis, a Morrisons store is donating its stock.

Girl band Little Mix are scheduled to perform at Holkham Hall this summer, but a video interview with one of the members has cast doubt on whether their tour will go ahead due to coronavirus.

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