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Man in critical condition after falling out of moving car on A149 A man remains in a critical condition in hospital after falling out of a moving car on the A149 in Stalham. Norfolk police said that at about 8am yesterday a red BMW 1 series was...

Search continues for missing man last seen at bar Searches are continuing today for a missing 25-year-old man who was last seen in a Great Yarmouth bar. Tony Green was last seen on Saturday night at Bar X in Northgate Street. This morning Norfolk police confirmed officers are...

  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...

A47 accidents have caused a month’s worth of road closures over five years Accidents on the A47 have caused a month’s worth of road closures between 2013 and 2018, figures have revealed. The trunk road, which stretches from Lowestoft to Peterborough, was the worst of the three...

A year of success on the airwaves was celebrated by Great Yarmouth’s community radio station with a special cake and guests. Volunteers from Harbour Radio, which is a not for profit organisation, and broadcasts on 107.4FM, were joined by the borough’s deputy mayor, Kerry Robinson Payne...

  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...

Ship impounded in Great Yarmouth on the verge of being sold. A ship which has been impounded in Great Yarmouth port for more than two years is on the verge of being sold. The Indian owned supply vessel  Malaviya Twenty that has been stuck in Great Yarmouth...

    Names of 16 people revealed who died leaving an unclaimed estate in Great Yarmouth and Gorleston The names of 16 people from Great Yarmouth and Gorleston who died and whose estates have been left unclaimed have been published. They are included on a national list published today...

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...