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A teenager from Norfolk is preparing to take on a national cooking competition in London.

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United Kingdom
Tue, 18:36

Network Rail has shared plans for how it will spend more than £2 billion to improve train services in East Anglia between 2019 and 2024.

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Network Rail
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

In her latest column Dereham resident VICKI COCKERILL reports on an organisation which helps parents get out and enjoy a social life...

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BBC
Sunday, February 4, 2018

Three members of the same family will be running the London Marathon in memory of their father who died from a rare form of brain cancer.

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London
Sunday, February 4, 2018

Hundreds of people greeted the Queen at her final Sunday church service visit before leaving Norfolk.

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Cambridge
Saturday, February 3, 2018

East Anglia’s best-known steam locomotive Oliver Cromwell is to pay a final trip to the region later this month before it is retired after 10 years on the main line.

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United Kingdom
Friday, February 2, 2018

Lionel Richie is coming to Norfolk this summer, bringing his classic songs such as ‘Hello’ and ‘All Night Long’ to the region. Here’s everything you need to know about the event.

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Cambridge
Friday, February 2, 2018

Here is our monthly look back at some of the criminals who were jailed in Norfolk courts in January.

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France
Thursday, January 25, 2018

The Eastern Counties One North season concludes at the weekend with champions Fakenham entertaining Norwich Medics in a re-arranged game - but there are still plenty of matches to be played.

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Norwich Union
Thursday, January 18, 2018

A Gothic horror film that brought star Vincent Price and director Roger Corman to Norfolk is to return to Norwich for a screening by Hallowed Histories.

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Wales
Thursday, January 18, 2018

When Dereham Runners’ Rob Crockford toes the start line of the London Marathon on April 22 he faces a double challenge immeasurably harder than 26.2 miles of running.

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London
Thursday, January 18, 2018

It is a problem you would expect in the crowded streets of London but a Norfolk market town has become embroiled in a battle against dangerously high pollution levels. If it is not solved residents, particularly children and the elderly, could face serious health risks. STEVE SHAW reports...

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Alison Webb
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

An art gallery that opened last year has already expanded and now has a permanent artist in residence.

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Dereham
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

A team at Norfolk County Council (NCC) have come up with an innovative way to encourage the region’s residents to get out and about on the network of walking trails that criss-cross the county from Hunstanton to Horsey.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

An inspirational father-of-six from Dereham has joined an exclusive club of marathon runners having completed his 100th in 100 weeks.

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Dereham
Monday, December 25, 2017

Meghan Markle joined the royal family for their traditional Christmas Day service at the Queen’s Sandringham estate after an unexpected marriage proposal warmed the hearts of the waiting crowd.

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Charlotte
Friday, December 22, 2017

Here’s a look at ten fun facts about the Christmas period, from what people in Japan eat for an alternative dinner to where the idea for crackers came from...

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

A Norfolk poultry trainee has won a top industry award with two fellow students selected as finalists.

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Mattishall
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

They may only be little but the next generation of Albert Einsteins and Marie Curies could be emerging from a small mid-Norfolk infant school.

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Northgate High School
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

An historic Fakenham pub which closed just weeks after reopening could open again by Christmas.

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London
Monday, November 27, 2017

Ex-Radio One DJ Chris Moyles was advised to avoid Cromer during a visit to north Norfolk at the weekend.

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BT
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

A retired window cleaner, who has made it his personal mission to rediscover, repair and paint hundreds of milestones across Norfolk, has been recognised with a national award.

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Norfolk
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A regional heat of the UK International Kids’ Lit Quiz was held at Dereham’s Neatherd High School and saw 28 teams from 20 Norfolk schools taking part.

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school
Sunday, November 19, 2017

A community cinema group has had a “fantastic” turnout for their showing of the silent film Napoleon.

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London
Saturday, November 18, 2017

It was once as big as Sandringham House but has now vanished from the Norfolk landscape. Local historian Chris Weston tells the story of a lost public school turned naval college.

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Wales
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

It is a simple idea aimed at cutting a growing problem - food waste.

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Sainsbury
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Youngsters at a Fakenham indoor club are on a roll after receiving a donation from UK Power Networks.

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London
Monday, November 13, 2017

When Robert Fleming watched one of the world’s most powerful weapons detonate 60 years ago, little did he know of the lasting impact it would have on future generations.

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China
Sunday, November 12, 2017

The famous Flying Scotsman has been steaming through East Anglia this weekend and hundreds of photographers took to the railways to catch a glimpse.

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Peterborough
Thursday, November 2, 2017

It is a cool idea designed to tackle two problems at once.

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Sainsbury

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