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The life of a man once voted ‘the greatest angler of all time’ is to be remembered in a poignant service at Norwich Cathedral later this year.

A Norfolk man who lay ill in bed for a year when he was a teenager was inspired by a gift from his twin brother to travel the world.

A man from near Norwich no longer needs to use a respiratory machine for his sleep apnoea after shedding 70lbs.

Vegan Wok in Magdalen Street is set to be transformed into a Thai takeaway after struggling with a meat-free menu.

Don’t call the Foreign Office unless you’ve got a real emergency- which does not include asking what the plot of Braveheart is!

More women have come forward to describe the risky ways they are having to obtain medication not available on the NHS for thyroid issues.

Head of sport Chris Lakey takes a look back at some of the highlights and near-misses of 2018

We caught up with Chris Miller and Matt Barnes from You Me At Six a few hours before their headline show at The Nick Rayns LCR on Saturday to chat about the show and their recent album release.

A couple of weeks back there was talk of a memorial to John Wilson, some of it from Archant, the publisher of this very paper.

A fleeting visit to John Wilson’s tackle shop began a 40-year friendship for Nick Beardmore with “the greatest fisherman in the world.”

The angling community continues to pay tribute to the Norfolk fishing legend John Wilson who has died in Thailand.

The sister of murder victim Hannah Witheridge has described as an “absolute atrocity” the actions of a tormenter troll who set up a “dark and unusual” fake profile in her name.

Video Norfolk angler John Wilson has died

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Norfolk angler John Wilson has died in Thailand.

The man once voted the ‘Greatest Angler of all Time’ John Wilson died in the place he loved, sitting overlooking his lake in Thailand, watching his fish, his son Lee Wilson described today.

It’s already famous for its crabs and fish and chips and now a Norfolk seaside town can also boast of its Thai food.

When author and illustrator Cherie Chen moved from Japan to Norwich 10 years ago she was blown away by the rich variety of quality children’s books available.

A Norfolk officer who bravely tackled a samurai sword-wielding attacker who claimed he was going to kill his wife has been recognised at an annual police awards ceremony.

The number of prescriptions handed out for antidepressants in Norfolk has soared to nearly 1.7 million in a year.

Two top technicians from Halesworth-based Hammond Isuzu took on the best in Britain in a series of tough automotive tests with a place in the world finals at stake.

The second day of a festival celebrating Thai culture gets underway in a Norwich park today.

A man whose friends helped prevent him taking his own life in Thailand has vowed to raise more than £1,000 for a mental health charity.

With the increasing liberalisation of cannabis laws gathering pace around the world, a company in Essex is keen to take advantage of the opportunities.

Jarrold’s Minnie Moll loves Hellman’s Mayonnaise, Some Like It Hot and her tractor. She talks to Gina Long about East Anglia

“We are not just about knots and knitting.”

Solo travel represents freedom and independence, and is an experience everyone should encounter at least once says Emily Cotton

There is a jam-packed programme of food and drink events taking place across the county this summer.

A man who went out to Thailand to kill himself has today thanked the friends who came to his rescue - but has called on others to do more to help 
those in need.

Yes, the Saturday gone was the Glorious 16th of June, the start of the river open season and the most iconic date in the diary of all us natural fish lovers.

Norfolk angler John Wilson spoke exclusively to EDP property editor Caroline Culot to say after five years of adventure, living in Thailand, he and his wife Jo are coming home to Norfolk.

With plastic pollution in our oceans currently a hot topic, it is also affecting wildlife a little closer to home.

One Norwich woman has defied the odds of the perilous fashion industry and achieved her dream - modelling for Chanel.

In a notoriously tough economy more and more independent businesses are being dragged under by increasing costs and less consumer demand.

Messages of support have been sent to a Norwich man whose social media posts from Thailand have prompted concerns for his safety.

A search is underway in Thailand for Norwich man Steven Rickett after concerns for his safety have been raised by a video he posted online.

An East Anglian entrepreneur is speaking out to warn others after the joy of securing £500,000 investment for his business turned to betrayal as he fell victim to an elaborate fraud.

After a varied career, a Norwich entrepreneur has launched her own company to ease the pressure on other small business owners.

Reverend and the Makers have been regular visitors to Norwich over the last decade. They’ve had some “good times in Norwich” as the band announced - they were even once supported by a young lad called Ed Sheeran (what happened to him?).

A festival celebrating all things to do with Thailand is coming to Eaton Park in Norwich later this year.

Nostalgic fun and vital fund-raising will be the order of the day at Carrow Road tomorrow. Here we introduce you to the NCFC Legends and Inter players who will be providing the entertainment in aid of charity.

A picture perfect Instagram food trend has launched in Norwich.

Four former player-of-the season winners have been added to the Norwich City Legends team which will face Inter Forever at Carrow Road next month.

Five children were suspected of being victims of human trafficking last year in Norfolk as police have worked to uncover the “hidden” crime of modern day slavery.

Plenty of football fans will still be heading for Russia this summer, despite recent events. But what should you watch out for if you are travelling to potentially risky destinations? James Walker of Resolver.co.uk explains.

Four sets of spouses have been dispatched to an island to couple up with strangers for new TV show Seven Year Switch which sets out to save marriages - nope, I can’t see what could possibly go wrong with that concept.

A pensioner labelled the “Michael Palin of Gorleston” will be giving two illustrated talks on his epic journeys.

Embattled fashion and homeware retailer Laura Ashley has warned over annual profits after first-half earnings slumped due to lower sales and the weak pound.

A fresh appeal for information has been launched almost 10 years after a Norwich man went missing following a party in Thailand.

“He should still be here” - those were the poignant words of a woman whose 52-year-old partner died on the side of the road in back of an ambulance, after he had been discharged from hospital just hours earlier.

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