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Norfolk and Waveney have been warned not to be complacent in the fight against coronavirus, as MPs praised the government’s new restrictions as “sensible” and “practical”.

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A parent, who does not want to be named, has shared what it is like to get a coronavirus test in the city - and it was not what they had hoped.

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Friday marked a hopeful milestone in the region’s fight against coronavirus.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

The leader of Norfolk County Council has said that the national testing system for coronavirus needs to improve - but was not able to give an answer when pressed on how many wasted appointments there had been in the county.

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The number of coronavirus cases in much of Norfolk are continuing to fall, according to the latest figures.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

People who refuse to give details when entering a pub, bar cafe or restaurant could be refused entry and potentially face legal proceedings.

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Calls for the East to avoid a further local lockdown have been made after warnings that it would be “disastrous”.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

Norfolk has been taken off the national coronavirus ‘watchlist’ - at a time when lockdowns are being imposed in other parts of the country.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

Health secretary Matt Hancock has warned a second national lockdown has not been ruled out to curb the spread of coronavirus.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

The family of a 12-year-old diagnosed with a genetic disorder when she was just a tot are helping to raise awareness as part of an annual fundraiser which marks its 25th anniversary this week.

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Boris Johnson has urged the public to speak to groups thought to be breaking new rules on gatherings before reporting them to police.

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A sex abuse charity has warned children receiving support for trauma have been “set back” by lockdown as the service was forced to cut face-to-face contact.

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Norfolk’s visually-impaired book lovers are being invited to share their enthusiasm for literature by taking part in a series of monthly virtual audio book clubs, being run by the county’s sight loss charity.

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Victims have recounted their experiences of sexual and domestic violence as charities encourage people to look out for the “warning signs” of child abuse.

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Norfolk’s visually-impaired book lovers are being invited to share their enthusiasm for literature by taking part in a series of monthly virtual audio book clubs, being run by the county’s sight loss charity.

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Parts of Norfolk have some of the lowest levels of Covid-19 in England as the rule of six comes into force.

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Two women who suffered from “the worst kind of physical and mental trauma” during lockdown have opened up about their experiences - and how they escaped the torment of their abusers.

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From today the number of people who can attend social gatherings across England is being slashed to just six following a rise in coronavirus cases across the country.

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Concerns are growing amid an increase in coronavirus cases in care homes, prompting the Government to send an alert to care providers to highlight the rising rates.

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A warning has been issued urging people not to party this weekend ahead of coronavirus restrictions coming into force on Monday banning people from meeting socially in groups of more than six.

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One of Norfolk’s hospitals has admitted its first coronavirus patients in two months, NHS data has revealed, although the numbers still remain very low.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

Dozens of Norfolk doctors warn of risks to patient safety and say they are being used as “cannon fodder” for coronavirus, as shock claims about the “denigration” of out-of-hours GP service emerge.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

Police fear new coronavirus rules will see their phone lines jammed with calls from people reporting suspected breaches.

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Coronavirus marshals could soon be patrolling the streets of Norfolk and Waveney to help to enforce strict new rules on social gatherings and encouraging social distancing.

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The youngest council leader in Norfolk has had, by his own admission, a “baptism of fire” since he took the helm of Breckland Council just over a year ago - but Sam Chapman-Allen sees better days ahead.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

The government is to make social gatherings of more than six people illegal in England from Monday in a bid to stop the rise in coronavirus cases.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

Coronavirus cases have seen a fall in most areas where Banham Poultry’s workforce live according to new figures.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk

A charity is pushing ahead with plans to bring a 24/7 air ambulance service to the region as it marks its 20th year of saving lives.

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The number of people diagnosed with chlamydia or gonorrhoea in Norfolk rose by 20pc or more last year new figures have revealed.

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Norfolk has been placed on the national coronavirus watchlist as an ‘area of enhanced support’ in the wake of almost 120 cases connected to Banham Poultry.

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Residents at a Norfolk care home have welcomed toy pet dogs as their new companions.

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The prime minister has warned one person’s mild cough could be another’s “death knell” as he urged people to abide by new restrictions in a bid to prevent a second lockdown.

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A Norfolk racecourse says it will still be providing healthy prize money as it returns after coronavirus lockdown - having thrived as a campsite while racing was on hold.

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Wedding venues - and couples due to tie the knot - have once again found their plans up in the air.

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Norfolk and Waveney have been warned not to be complacent in the fight against coronavirus, as MPs praised the government’s new restrictions as “sensible” and “practical”.

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Yesterday, 16:02

Residents at a Norfolk care home have welcomed toy pet dogs as their new companions.

Read more
Yesterday, 20:09

The prime minister has warned one person’s mild cough could be another’s “death knell” as he urged people to abide by new restrictions in a bid to prevent a second lockdown.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:15

A Norfolk racecourse says it will still be providing healthy prize money as it returns after coronavirus lockdown - having thrived as a campsite while racing was on hold.

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Fakenham
Yesterday, 19:10

Wedding venues - and couples due to tie the knot - have once again found their plans up in the air.

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Norfolk and Waveney have been warned not to be complacent in the fight against coronavirus, as MPs praised the government’s new restrictions as “sensible” and “practical”.

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