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A Norfolk market town has celebrated the opening of a new cemetery after almost ten years of planning.

Warm winds from the Mediterranean have brought a blisteringly hot April day, with temperatures in the region about double what they normally are this time of year.

It’s full steam ahead for the regeneration of a former RAF station near Fakenham with another 94 homes to be built on the site.

North Norfolk District Council

In her latest column Dereham resident VICKI COCKERILL discusses the difficulties of being a parent to a son who has a life-threatening illness...

London

A school in Mattishall has replanted more than 200 trees after their first attempt was met with vandalism.

These are the 15 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to hunt in the county with crimes ranging from sex offences to assault.

More than 100 people entered a prize draw to win a hamper at the launch event of a new initiative to promote local and independent shops.

Breckland Council

Crime

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These are the 15 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to hunt in the county with crimes ranging from sex offences to assault.

Police are investigating the theft of two caravans from properties near Swaffham.

To mark the start of a national campaign Norfolk police are urging victims of stalking to seek help.

Lorne Green

Police are searching for witnesses of a road traffic collision where a driver failed to stop at the scene.

Renault

A man in his 50s has been arrested following a single vehicle crash which left a car stuck in a field and on fire.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service

Health

Sunday, April 15, 2018
United Kingdom

A ‘last night of the proms’ inspired event is being held as part of an open day celebration.

New life-saving equipment has been installed at a holiday park in Norfolk after “generous” visitors helped fund the project.

Norman Lamb

Norfolk’s women are more likely to be admitted to hospital with an alcohol-related condition now than they were five years ago, data reveals.

NHS

A mental health boss has hit out and branded it ‘utterly indefensible’ that a bid for more than £5m which would be used to address safety concerns was snubbed by the government.

NHS

Golden hellos of up to £10,000 are being used to entice medical staff to the region’s struggling mental health trust, it has been revealed.

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Education

Yesterday, 17:15

Next time you visit the White Horse in Brancaster Staithe, take a look at the children’s menu - it was designed by a local schoolboy.

A primary school in a small Norfolk village has been praised in a recent Ofsted report for the strength of the school’s leadership and its atmosphere.

Inspectors have praised the commitment of staff at a Dereham nursery in their most recent visit.

Young dancers from Dereham Neatherd High School have thrilled an audience at the Dereham Memorial Hall.

Dereham Neatherd High School

Happy, dedicated staff and students, a strong work ethic and a commitment to ensuring every young person reaches their potential are the main ingredients for a bright future, according to the head of a Norfolk sixth form college just rated among the top 1pc in the country.

Reepham High School

Business

Yesterday, 16:28
United Kingdom

South Norfolk has ranked top in the county for dynamism amongst its businesses – but most of Norfolk comes in below the national average, according to a new study.

The couple behind a popular Norwich restaurant are turning their hands to the hotel world after buying a business in their home town.

London

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) had already revealed proposals to move its head office, where it employs 575 people, from Bircham Newton in north West Norfolk, with Peterborough the most likely destination.

Henry Bellingham

Independent shops in Breckland are fighting back against the national chains in an attempt to entice people back to their local high street.

William Nunn

An innovative new scheme to help independent shops in Norfolk fight back against multi-national chains is set to be launched.

William Nunn

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A Norfolk market town has celebrated the opening of a new cemetery after almost ten years of planning.

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Warm winds from the Mediterranean have brought a blisteringly hot April day, with temperatures in the region about double what they normally are this time of year.

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It’s full steam ahead for the regeneration of a former RAF station near Fakenham with another 94 homes to be built on the site.

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In her latest column Dereham resident VICKI COCKERILL discusses the difficulties of being a parent to a son who has a life-threatening illness...

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15:29

A Norfolk market town has celebrated the opening of a new cemetery after almost ten years of planning.

Read more
Norwich

Warm winds from the Mediterranean have brought a blisteringly hot April day, with temperatures in the region about double what they normally are this time of year.

Read more
13:26

It’s full steam ahead for the regeneration of a former RAF station near Fakenham with another 94 homes to be built on the site.

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North Norfolk District Council
13:20

In her latest column Dereham resident VICKI COCKERILL discusses the difficulties of being a parent to a son who has a life-threatening illness...

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London
12:38

A school in Mattishall has replanted more than 200 trees after their first attempt was met with vandalism.

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