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  Care home provided inadequate care and safety An inspection report published about a former care home in Gorleston has rated it as inadequate. Seahorses Nursing Home in Park Road had been inspected by the Care Quality Commission in July and was then subsequently put up for sale. When...

Three Norfolk lifeboat rescue teams called to reports of someone crying for help Three lifeboat rescue teams were called to the River Bure in the early hours of this morning, responding to reports that someone had been heard calling for help. The Gorleston inshore lifeboat, as well...

  Teenager denies wounding charge following stabbing in Great Yarmouth A teenager has denied a charge of wounding with intent after a stabbing in Great Yarmouth. Donatas Jasmontas, 19, who appeared at Norwich Crown Court via a video link from Norwich prison, denied wounding 23-year-old Martyn Greenwood with...

Wheelchair tennis ace from Norfolk stranded in airport ahead of US Open Wheelchair tennis star, Alfie Hewett, has been stranded in Chicago for over 12 hours after two of his flights have been cancelled Alfie, who is from Cantley,  is the current Wimbledon men’s wheelchair doubles champion...

Council criticised for pension investments in fracking Campaigners have criticised Norfolk County Council for investing workers’ pensions into companies which frack. Data released today by Platform and Friends of the Earth found the council invested £55.6m into fracking companies, while across the country UK council pensions funds...