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Motorcyclist dies and man arrested after Great Yarmouth crash A motorcyclist has died and a man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and drink driving after a crash which closed a road in Great Yarmouth for almost four hours. Police were called...

Police appeal after Hemsby burglary Norfolk Constabulary have reported that jewellery, cash and bank cards were among the items stolen from a property in Hemsby. The burglary took place in Ormesby Road between Friday 12 October and Friday 26 October 2018, police have said. Anyone who may have...

Drug user describes how friend’s intestines were left hanging out of his body after knife attack Norwich Crown Court heard how Douglas Dickson, 39, was stabbed in the back, chest and abdomen during the assault on April 17 this year. A teenage boy, who was 15 at...

Outrage after Fritton Lake fort torched Dramatic photographs of a popular adventure fort being burned down have sparked outrage on social media. Social media users have been quick to condemn the destruction, tagging it “a disgrace.” Fritton Lake, part of the Somerleyton Estate owned by Lord and Lady...

Former Lloyds building up for sale for £500,000 A landmark listed building in Great Yarmouth which is being converted into seven flats is up sale for £500,000. The former Lloyds Bank in Hall Quay was bought by Atal Properties - a London-based company - at auction in...

Question over whether A47 to get share of budget highway fund A question mark hangs over whether a major Norfolk road will get a share of a war chest to improve the nation’s highways. Chancellor Philip Hammond has put improvements to the UK road network at the...

Lane to close at busy Great Yarmouth roundabout for two weeks Drivers are set for delays at a key Great Yarmouth roundabout as two weeks of landscaping takes place. New trees, boulders and planted areas are due to be installed at Fullers Hill roundabout from Monday following...

Mother speaks of fertility heartbreak as she urges would-be parents to seek help sooner Keeley Brigland from Gorleston, who waited four painful years before seeking help for her fertility issues is speaking out ahead of Fertility Awareness Week next week to urge more people to get...

Hospital turnaround chief tipped for ambulance job The woman tipped to temporarily take the reins at the region’s ambulance trust when the service’s chief executive steps down has a history of turning around a failing hospital. Robert Morton, East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST) boss, announced he...