Police are continuing to search for a driver who crashed into three walls and then fled from the scene.

A motorists has been arrested for numerous offences after the vehicle was “boxed in” by police in a dramatic stop.

Police have issued a warning to motorists to take care when driving on rural roads after a vehicle overturned and another ended up in a ditch in separate crashes.

A cyclist remains in hospital after she sustained serious head injuries following a collision on a busy main road.

Following our previous selection of memories of family cars from years gone by, more people from around the area have been sharing their reminiscences.

The heartbroken father of a teenager who was killed following a crash in Norwich has described his daughter as “an amazing girl with a huge personality”.

A “pleasure to teach” and an “ambitious and excellent role model to younger students” - that is how a student killed in a crash in Norwich has been described.

An 18-year-old student died of multiple injuries after being involved in a crash with a cement mixer, an inquest heard.

A teenager who died in a crash with a cement mixer on Dereham Road has been named as 18-year-old Bethany Alexander.

A man was subjected to a shocking knife attack after pulling over on a busy road when he was flagged down by what appeared to be a driver in need of help.

Two drivers had a heated exchange during a road rage incident in north Norfolk yesterday afternoon.

A woman in her late teens has died after a crash between a cement mixer and a car in Norwich.

A section of the A140 was closed for more than an hour this morning after a two-car crash.

Police are investigating after a car caught fire outside a fire station.

Police are continuing to hunt the driver of a car, which careered off the road and caused significant damage to the walls of three houses.

Remember when cars seemed to be part of the family, and even had nicknames? Here are memories from around the area of the vehicles our mums, dads and grandparents drove when we were young.

Paul Beamish is the owner of two Suffolk based businesses, Ravenwood Packaging, a world leader in environmental labelling systems and Krazy Horse, the octane fuelled motorcycle and car destination dealership in Bury St Edmunds.Paul runs the Indian Motorcycle Uk flat track team and has worked with Guy Martin on a number of his Channel 4 Speed programmes. He lives with his wife Becky and two cats just outside Bury St Edmunds. He talks to Gina Long

A vandalism spree which saw more than 20 cars damaged in Taverham over the weekend has left owners hundreds of pounds out of pocket.

In our series documenting readers’ first car this week Penny Wilby talks about her beloved VW and their adventures together.

A man has been charged with drink-driving after a car crash in Great Yarmouth on New Year’s Day.

Four people were hospitalised with one driver left with serious back, arm, and leg injuries after a crash which closed a road for 10 hours.

Police are continuing to search for a driver who crashed into three walls and then fled from the scene.

A prison officer with more than 30 years’ service has been fined and banned from driving after being caught at twice the legal alcohol limit.

Two people were taken to hospital after a crash involving five vehicles at a busy junction of the A11 at Thetford.

Police are continuing to search for a driver who fled from the scene of a crash.

A Norfolk garage owner who supplied false number plates for a “prolific” regional gang who burgled more than 200 homes has been convicted.

A windfarm technician’s “moment of utter stupidity” cost him a driving ban and £670 in fines and costs.

A vulnerable woman has been left “completely destroyed” after a car thief befriended her before stealing and crashing her car.

Police are continuing to search for a driver who fled from the scene of a crash.

The extensive pursuit of a car that failed to stop in Norwich saw police rammed on the roads into South Norfolk before it ended in a search of land in Diss.

Pig out and help raise money for Nelson’s Journey at Porkstock 2018.

A motorist who fled from the scene of a crash has yet to be located by police.

Neighbours have described how their houses shook as a car careered off the road and caused significant damage to a wheelchair accessible vehicle and a front wall.

Sam Barker is a Suffolk based entrepreneur, who helped launch Sliide, a Mobile Technology start-up in 2013, with two friends Corbyn Munnik (CEO) and Frankie Kearney (COO), straight from University. Last year, Sliide won “Most Innovative App in the World” at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, which is dubbed the ‘Oscars of Mobile’. He spoke to Gina Long, who also happens to be his mother.

A persistent burglar head butted a police officer and knocked him to the floor in an attempt to resist arrest, a Norwich court heard.

Police have arrested two people after a car crashed into two parked cars on Southtown Road in Great Yarmouth.

A 23-year-old man who died in a crash had taken medication which affected his ability to drive, an inquest has heard.

Video 13 films coming to cinemas this Autumn

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

From Mary Poppins, Robin Hood and Spider-Man there are lots of exciting films coming to your local cinema in the next few months.

A man was arrested in the city last night, having stood next to officers in a shop and smelling of cannabis.

A man and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of theft after they were seen “trying a number of car doors” at a city car park.

A three-car crash has been causing delays Norwich-bound on the A11.

Newcomer Beacon Downe dominated the Citroen 2CV 24 Hour race at Snetterton, having taken control of the event at one-third distance before running out winners by 11 laps.

A man accused of assaulting a police officer is due to appear in court this morning after being charged in connection with two burglaries in the Dereham area, as well as a number of other offences.

A VW camper van was on fire at a mid Norfolk industrial estate this afternoon.

Last year Pete Sparrow set a new bench mark for 24 Hour race victories by leading Team Lion to victory in the 2CV day night event at Snetterton to record an amazing 10th win.

A quiet part of the west Suffolk countryside was alive with music as the VW Whitenoise Festival took over at Euston Park.

Get set for a weekend of family fun as the VW Whitenoise Festival makes a triumphant return to Euston Park.

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

Aeroplanes and automobiles from the annals of history will go on show at an airfield near Norwich.

A family-friendly festival which celebrates music, the arts and motoring is expecting a record attendance.

A 27-year-old man from Diss has been charged with dangerous driving after being arrested hiding under a children’s bed.

Police are appealing for help to trace the driver of a car who failed to stop following a collision in West Norfolk.

A motorist was lucky to escape with slight injuries after a car overturned and ended up on its roof.

A 23-year-old died after the car he was driving rolled when he made a sudden change of direction to avoid another car, an inquest heard.

The inquest into the death of a 23-year-old man who died in a car crash in mid Norfolk is due to be held on Wednesday.

Police are hunting for two people wanted in connection with a traffic collision in Norwich this morning.

Two drivers who raced each other at up to 130mph on the A47 have kept their licences following what a court heard was a “moment of madness”.

We asked our staff and readers to tell as a little bit about what makes their dads special.

Less than three seconds separated the podium places in the Fun Cup race at Snetterton, after four hours of hard-fought racing, with the series leaders team of Zoe Wenham, Guy Wenham and Ryan Burke coming out on top.

Endurance racing fans will be delighted that the Fun Cup descends on Snetterton this Saturday with hectic action promised for the duration of the six-hour event.

Chris McGuire decides to do something about his ‘Dad Bod’...

The moment a driver crashed into a garden wall in Lowestoft “sounded like a bomb went off” according to a local resident.

Police are appealing for information after a chainsaw was stolen in Sheringham.

A woman standing at a road junction has been injured in a hit-and-run in Norwich.

The family of a man killed in a traffic collision just before his 24th birthday have paid tribute to him.

Two motorists remain in hospital after yesterday’s multiple car crash on the B1149 near Corpusty, police said.

A man in his 20s has died following a road crash in a village.

A car has crashed into a house in Weybourne, near Sheringham, on Sunday evening.

A man has been taken to hospital with suspected neck and chest injuries after a car landed on its roof on a busy Norwich road.

Indulge on the best local produce at Deepdale Christmas Market this weekend.

School pupils are taking part in a sponsored fast to raise money for a teenager who nearly died after a crash near Norwich.

The A1067 road at Great Witchingham has now reopened after being closed for more than 10 hours following a fatal crash.

A man in his 20s has died following a four vehicle crash on the A1067 near Great Witchingham.

Police are appealing for help to trace a large vehicle following a road traffic collision on a road approximately a mile west of Stradbroke, near Eye.

A dangerous driver who had taken cocaine to stay awake to help care for his sick baby, was clocked going 120mph on the A47, near Norwich, in a bid to escape police, a court heard.

Skoda’s Citigo is a little car that makes a big impression with motoring editor Andy Russell – an appealing package that puts your motoring needs into perspective.

A woman who admitted having caused a five car crash on the A47 has been fined.

Dennis and Pamela Watson had only recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary when a collision at Three Holes near Wisbech took her life.

Is there anything more frustrating than discovering you’ve overpaid for a product or service?

The landlady of a Broads pub says business over the bank holiday weekend was affected by loud music from a rave which residents say lasted most of the weekend.

Norfolk Police have confirmed they are investigating if a deliberate car fire in Dereham is linked to a burglary in North Elmham.

Emergency services have been called to crashes in Cranwich, Horstead and Hellington Corner this evening.

Police have confirmed that a car fire in the early hours of Thursday is being treated as arson.

It’s August - which means it’s officially summer. And if you fancy something a little different from trips to the beach, here’s 18 outdoor events to get you out of the house and enjoying the sunshine.

The Fun Cup Championship reaches the halfway point at Snetterton this Saturday with a six-hour endurance race around the 300 layout.

Park road in Diss was closed for almost 90 minutes whilst emergency services attended a crash involving three vehicles.

A motorcyclist remains in hospital after a serious crash in Norwich.

Robert Sayell maintained his Formula Jedi title challenge with a trio of podium places on his home track of Snetterton – but missed out on victory on each occasion.

This weekend’s Snetterton meeting caters for all tastes, with modern and classic saloon and sports cars plus the rapid bike-engined Formula Jedis adding an open wheel element.

A drink driver was arrested after they were seen driving on the wrong side of the road.

British Touring Car racer Jeff Smith displaced Rob Smith from the lead of the opening Mini Challenge race at Snetterton after the latter suffered a puncture while Brett Smith, Jeff’s son, charged up from starting 11th to almost unseat Reece Barr from second place.

Two cars were involved in a crash north of Norwich today.

The British GT Championship resumes with a two-race format this weekend at Snetterton after a controversial previous meeting which ended up with the on-the-road winner demoted to second place.

A 21-year-old has been reported for drug driving after a head on car crash.

A man was taken to hospital following a two-car crash in Lowestoft.

A taxi firm plagued by arson attacks has suffered another fire, less than two weeks after the last blaze.

This summer East Anglia offers a plethora of music events covering a wide range of genres. Whether you like to boogie to Bananarama, clap along to Mumford and Sons, be swept away by classical tones, or prefer the blues vibe of Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, there is more than enough variety to suit the discerning music-lovers in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex. Here’s our pick of the best...

This summer East Anglia offers a plethora of music events covering a wide range of genres. Whether you like to boogie to Bananarama, clap along to Mumford and Sons, be swept away by classical tones, or prefer the blues vibe of Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, there is more than enough variety to suit the discerning music-lovers in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex. Here’s our pick of the best...

A taxi firm targeted in three arson attacks has urged anyone with information to come forward.

A man who died after his car crashed into a tree on the A140 had been speeding and was not wearing a seat belt, an inquest has heard.

A father-of-three left in a permanent vegetative state has died three years after sustaining a severe brain injury when his van collided with an oak tree, an inquest heard.

An isolated community have said enough is enough after six vehicles were destroyed in the latest in a long line of suspected arson attacks.

A festival which celebrates music, cars and the arts has announced its line-up.

More than 300 scooters took to the road today to make an egg-cellent delivery to children spending their school holidays in hospital.

A man who crashed a van containing up to £142,000-worth of cannabis has been ordered to pay back £1.

The hunt continues today for a gang of thieves who have been targeting golf clubs across the county.

Thieves have attempted to steal dozens of batteries from golf buggies at two Norfolk golf clubs.

A young mother has given a poignant warning against co-sleeping after the tragic death of her “little princess” at just seven weeks old.

Norfolk’s premier two day bridal exhibition, Bride: The Wedding Show in association with the Eastern Daily Press and sponsored by Pure Bridal Boutique and Menswear, returns to Norfolk Showground Arena for its eighth year this weekend. Over 150 regional wedding suppliers from bridal boutiques to florists and photographers to cake experts are on hand to help brides-to-be plan their perfect wedding. Here are just ten of the things you can find on show throughout the event.

Gallery Road test: Audi A4 allroad quattro

Saturday, January 28, 2017

If you want to venture off road but don’t want an SUV, then Audi’s soft-roader allroad estate fits the bill, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

SUVs drive booming sales

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

One in four new cars sold in Europe last year was a sport utility vehicle as the car industry boomed with registrations totalling 15.14 million.

Staff at the RSPCA’s East Winch Wildlife Centre, near King’s Lynn, say the animal, christened Benedictus, is recovering from his adventure along with three others rescued after last week’s tidal surge.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fail-to-stop road traffic collision in Norwich.

The Norwich-bound lane has been closed due to a collision.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Hellesdon after a man was assaulted outside a fish and chip shop.

Volkswagen car sales fell by almost 20% last month in the wake of the diesel emissions scandal, official figures show.

Volkswagen car sales fell by almost 20pc last month in the wake of the diesel emissions scandal, official figures show.

Millions of cars on UK roads could be recalled as a probe into rigged emissions tests on Volkswagen models in the US threatened to reach Europe, according to a transport lobby group.

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