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The cause of a young woman's death has not yet been determined, a court heard.

Work has begun on a vast new tomato greenhouse on farmland outside Norwich owned by the Colman family - who hope it will become an exemplar of sustainable agriculture while replacing lost local employment.

Farmers and rural businesses across East Anglia have been urged to tap into a £35m pot of government cash which could help unlock their potential and future-proof their enterprise.

A device to capture cow burps, a crop-hopping quadcopter and an intelligent field-mapping robot were among the vast array of new agri-tech ideas shown to East Anglian farmers at a major industry showcase.

Agri-tech innovations and crop science breakthroughs can only spark a quantum leap in food sustainability if they can be deployed in the field - so tech developers, researchers and farm managers have called for more collaboration to combine their expertise.

"Trade and standards are our battleground," declared the nation's leading farmer as she sought to galvanise her Norfolk colleagues ahead of the looming general election.

A genetically-modified (GM) potato engineered to resist disease has impressed in Norfolk field trials, said scientists - proving the potential for genetic science to replace chemical sprays if allowed under post-Brexit regulations.

A Norfolk farm's picturesque pumpkin patch has attracted online bloggers and influencers in the run-up to Halloween - helping to promote an evolving business which has been transformed by the power of social media.

If you're dreaming of a white Christmas you might just be disappointed.

Recruitment is due to begin "soon" for management jobs at the two vast tomato greenhouses being built in Norfolk and Suffolk - with hundreds more general staff expected to be hired in spring 2020.

Two Norfolk hospitals are set to share £30m in loans, sending them further into the red to buy new equipment and clear a backlog of repairs.

A driving force behind the Royal Norfolk Show and a champion of the county's agricultural industry has been awarded an honorary degree from the University of East Anglia (UEA).

A rising star of the farming community who made an "exceptional" contribution to college life said she was "shocked and happy" to be named student of the year by her tutors.

The amount of farmland for sale has hit a 10-year low as the ongoing political and economic uncertainty puts property decisions on hold, said rural specialists.

The deaths of a young couple whose bodies were found at a Norwich home were drug-related, an inquest heard.

A date has been set for an inquest into the death of a 34-year-old woman at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

Discover how Norfolk research could help your 
health, if social media is bad for teenagers, how to tempt people who find food doesn't taste of anything - and much more in the Norwich Science Festival, October 18-26.

A-Plan Insurance Norwich is celebrating its first birthday - fundraising and a friendly face-to-face service has been key to its successful first year

Two massive new tomato greenhouses will "send out a message" that Norfolk and Suffolk are ripe for more agri-food investment and job creation, said business leaders.

A vast tomato greenhouse covering an area larger than the O2 Arena will be built outside Norwich as part of a £120m project creating 360 new jobs in Norfolk and Suffolk.

Norwich scientists have claimed a "critical" breakthrough in the battle against a disease which is devastating one of the world's most important food crops.

Tractors, pumpkins and farmyard animals will be on display at Norwich Cathedral during an annual celebration of the county's harvest.

A Fenland farm machinery firm will hold a charity tractor run on Sunday in memory of a much-loved branch manager who died in a car accident earlier this year.

There have been more sightings of the B-2 Spirit aircraft this week, as they take part in exercises from an airfield in the UK.

Duckin' and diving' took on a new meaning with boxer Scott Moises who is quitting fighting.

An American stealth bomber has been seen flying over Norwich.

Volunteers who devoted almost 2,700 years of combined loyalty to the Royal Norfolk Show have been celebrated with the event's first long service awards for stewards.

An ambitious environmental project aiming to improve Norfolk's quality of life by mapping a wide range of "sustainability indicators" will be launched in Norwich next week.

A student welfare officer took his own life while under police investigation for suspected online offences against children.

The city council has dished out hundreds more parking permits than there are spaces available in some parts of Norwich.

Norwich City fans have paid tribute to popular supporter David Powell, during the team's 3-2 defeat to Chelsea.

Shopkeepers are warned to be vigilant after fake £50 notes were used to buy items at businesses across Norfolk.

The Royal Shakespeare Company's hit musical Matilda is coming to Norwich Theatre Royal this summer for a five-week run. Here's everything you need to know about the show.

A former student residence is being knocked down to make way for a £9m digital skills centre.

Hector the beagle is one of the stars of a Blue Peter pet party to be screened today.

Fake £50 notes have been found in Norwich and eight Norfolk towns, police warned today.

Norfolk's superstar cyclist Sophie Wright has been inspiring youngsters to follow in her tracks and spreading the joy of successful riding to schools in the county.

A factory worker was more than three times the drink drive limit when his car crashed into a tree and burst into flames, a court was told.

Killer Rolands Heinbergs was serving a suspended sentence for possession of offensive weapons at the time of the fatal attack, it can be revealed.

Volunteers battled in vain to help save the life of David Hastings after he had been stabbed outside a city car park.

The family and friends of David Hastings were left devastated by the murder of a man described as "one of the nicest blokes you could ever meet".

He met nurse Maureen when he was hurt in Isle of Man TT race. They wed within months and were married for 40 years

As the D-Day invasion force battled up the beaches of Normandy, Roy Clark dreamed of what he might do for Norfolk if he survived

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He was involved with Norwich Shopmobility and the Boudicca Way trail, and checking that shops and restaurants had decent access

The Afghanistan and Iraq wars impacted thousands of people in our region. In the first in our week-long series looking at their legacy, reporter Stuart Anderson talks to Lord Dannatt, the former head of the British Army.

Outdoor pursuits ranging from dizzying BMX and parachute stunts to traditional equine displays are expected to bring thousands of people to the Euston Estate for the East Anglian Game and Country Fair this weekend.

A trumpet made in Norwich which helped to make Royal history is going for a song.

The new president of Norfolk's horticultural society says he has some big plans to show that 'Gardening is for Everyone'.

Norwich boasts of a city full of historical treasures but none quite as opulent as Strangers' Hall.

A Norfolk comedian and disability access campaigner has today welcomed a £300m investment designed to improve facilities at train stations.

Victims of a military disaster exactly 140 years ago, remembered in a poem by Rudyard Kipling, would have lived in Norwich

Works to replace the platform at Sheringham Railway Station at a cost of more than £1 million will get underway this weekend.

Outdoor pursuits ranging from dizzying BMX and parachute stunts to traditional equine and falconry displays will draw the crowds when the East Anglian Game and Country Fair returns next month.

A wrestling night raised £6,000 for a pair of youngsters who are going through their own battles.

Just a short walk from the train station stands Carrow Road, the home of Norwich City Football Club, one of the cities greatest sources of pride.

There's a general feeling amongst many in North Walsham that it's a town that has never been given the credit it deserves.

The cancer came as she prepared for a new exhibition. "I used to think my art had to be serious. Now I want it to emanate happiness," said sculptor Vanessa Pooley.

For most councillors, it is easy for them to make it known when they are speaking for themselves and when they are speaking on behalf of a parish.

The brilliant performance poet celebrates his 20th anniversary with Luke Wright, Poet Laureate at Norwich Playhouse on Saturday March 30

A tour that celebrates both the fictional world of Matthew Shardlake and the facts about Kett's Rebellion will be offered free to celebrate English Tourism Week.

A Norwich fan has committed to the club claiming the Championship title more than a month before the final game of the season.

Six consecutive wins and the same starting XI for six successive matches - there's no chance of Daniel Farke making changes to his Norwich team at Middlesbrough, is there?

Nearly one in six children have found content online which has made them uncomfortable, new research shows.

Mary taught at Swanton Morley for 35 years after recovering from severe TB.

Andy Newman says we now have a market in the centre of Norwich which is as good as any other in the country

Pupils across Norfolk have been given a ewe-nique experience as part of a project to teach the county's children about livestock and farming.

Tom Walker is set to return to Norwich with a headline show at The Nick Rayns LCR in Norwich on November 3.

Dozens of victims of a Norwich fraudster, who repeatedly conned shoppers with a garden furniture scam, are in line to get their money back after a court confiscated more than £37,000 of his ill-gotten gains.

Less than a year after opening a concession in Jarrold, The Plant Den has now branched out into their own shop.

A campaign to encourage communities across East Anglia to get gardening has launched with the planting of a tree in memory of one the region's greatest horticulturists.

A 16-year-old boy who was stabbed and a stamped on in a gang attack in Norwich is beginning his long road to recovery after he was released from hospital.

From the World Dumpling Championship to one of the biggest pop bands of the noughties, there is plenty to keep you busy over the next seven days.

Students searching for mental health help on the NHS could graduate by the time they are offered an appointment.

Picturesque reedbeds on the Norfolk Broads have formed part of the rural economy for centuries, and a handful of skilled workers are helping to keep the tradition alive.

Epic Sunday roasts and great burgers at a beautiful Golden Triangle pub impressed Nick Richards at Norwich's Unthank Arms

Die-hard Norwich City fans are eyeing a Canaries badge of honour and a memorable away day after moving quickly to buy all of the 5,000 tickets on sale for next month's game at Wigan.

The mother of a teenage girl who had a knife held to her throat in a terrifying attack has told how she is still too scared to leave her home on her own almost a month after the incident.

What happened to 'Digby' of 'Digby's Fine Chocolates'? This newspaper tracked down the retailer with the sweet tooth, Digby Eddison, to find what he's doing now.

One of the region's largest academy trusts has announced the appointment of its second chief executive in two years.

A man charged with county lines drug dealing as part of a crackdown on Class A drugs in Norwich has appeared in court.

A man accused of daubing rude graffiti over police and court buildings is due to appear in court tomorrow.

With an impressive client list including big household names Adidas and Michael Kors, 22-year-old Sophie Moates is part of a new generation of artists shaping the design industry.

A beauty therapist who died of a blood clot after cosmetic surgery was not given medication which may have prevented her death, an inquest review has heard.

House music pioneer Paul Oakenfold will get the party started when he performs in the city this Easter.

More than 200 knives have been seized during a week of action aimed at reducing knife crime.

For many, the hairdressers is a place for people to talk about upcoming holidays and family news.

Bermuda Bob's Rum Shack and Hi-Fi on Timber Hill in Norwich, once known as the Owl Sanctuary, is an exciting new venue ready to give emerging talent a platform.

Firefighters tackled a blaze at a launderette on the edge of Norwich.

Upon arriving at the The LCR UEA in Norwich on Saturday (March 23) you were greeted with a large queue of fans who had arrived early for Dodie's sold-out show.

Dramatic photos of a car fire on a road near Norwich have emerged.

Greene King have put Norwich pub the Ten Bells up for sale, prompting fears over the venue's future.

Jonny Howson is desperate to get the better of old club Norwich City to revive Middlesbrough's flagging Championship promotion hopes.

Mike Ashley has revealed he is considering paying double for shares in Debenhams, in his bid to take over the chain.

Scores of mental health patients in "acute distress" were sent out of Norfolk and Suffolk for care - despite five years of promises that the practice would end.

Delays in getting the right fencing posts to form part of a £50,000 revamp of the Marriott's Way means drivers will face disruption on a Norwich ring road roundabout from today.

The owners of a Norwich corner shop have helped save the career of the second-fastest man in British sprinting history.

Police in Norwich used a drone to help track down a domestic violence suspect.

I, Simon Goodings of Dazmonda Ltd, give notice that, on 22nd March 2019, I applied to vary the Premises Licence in respect of 37 Prince of Wales Road, Norwich, NR1 1BG as follows:- Licensable activity to include the supply of alcohol on Sunday mornings from 4am to 5am. Opening hours and all other licensable activity to remain the same.

Hospitality workers are being urged to be able to spot someone who may be a victim of modern slavery.

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