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Nearly two months ago the Eastern Daily Press launched its Here to Help: Not Alone pen friend initiative to help combat social isolation and loneliness during lockdown.

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More than 700 patients have been discharged after receiving hospital treatment for coronavirus across Norfolk.

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Yesterday, 15:00

“Difficult decisions” could have to be taken if Norfolk County Council is to balance its books - because of a £20m shortfall between the estimated £63m cost of coronavirus and government funding to cover it.

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Yesterday, 11:46

A new business is preparing to launch its sleepover tent service after lockdown put the brakes on.

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Mental health patients are being restrained and isolated more often during the coronavirus pandemic, figures have revealed.

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Yesterday, 17:12

A further three patients have died in hospitals across Norfolk after testing positive for coronavirus.

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Thu, 18:05

Family and friends will be allowed to meet in up to groups of six from next week under new lockdown easing measures.

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Thu, 14:27

Parkrunners in Norfolk and Waveney have at least another month to wait before they can resume their weekly 5km challenge.

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Thu, 10:45

A system to find people who have come into close contact with people with coronavirus has started in a bid to control the spread of the virus and help ease lockdown restrictions.

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Thu, 09:13

The founder of Clap for Carers has called for the gesture to be stopped.

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Wed, 17:30

The government’s test and trace system will be launched tomorrow, with Norfolk’s director of public health saying it is vital to stop the spread of coronavirus.

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Wed, 14:53

A further 10 patients have died in hospitals across Norfolk after testing positive for coronavirus.

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Wed, 13:47

A community centre ineligible for business interruption grants may benefit from a new coronavirus top-up fund for those who initially fell through the cracks.

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Wed, 12:32

People could soon be allowed to meet outside in groups of 10 as the government contemplates the next stage of its coronavirus response.

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Wed, 11:40

The amount of time bingeing TV, doing DIY and gardening has shot up during lockdown, new figures have revealed.

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Tue, 16:07

People have been urged to continue to stick to coronavirus guidance despite fears the case of the UK government’s senior aide Dominic Cummings may see an erosion of public confidence in the rules.

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Tue, 14:33

Three patients have died in hospitals across Norfolk after testing positive for coronavirus.

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Tue, 12:58

More of Norfolk’s recycling centres could be reopening by the end of this week, council officers have confirmed.

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Tue, 12:56

Norwich has the third-lowest death rate in the UK when coronavirus-related deaths are ranked by local authority, according to new figures.

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Tue, 11:02

The number of coronavirus-related deaths in Norfolk care homes has increased by 11 in the last week, new figures have shown.

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Mon, 19:31

Prime minister Boris Johnson has set out his plans for the staged reopening of shops in England, with markets potentially reopening in a week’s time and other shops from the middle of June.

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Mon, 15:40

The majority of Norfolk’s MPs have gone quiet over Dominic Cummings’ lockdown travel, with just two out of nine responding to our requests for comment.

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Mon, 13:13

Norfolk parents are divided on the issue of Dominic Cummings’ cross-country lockdown travel for childcare as reactions range from empathy to outright disgust.

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Mon, 10:18

A street food fair that will travel across Norfolk is set to go ahead with social distancing in place as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

The prime minister has announced the government’s intention to open primary schools in England more widely from next Monday, while also “providing some contact” for secondary school students from June 15.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

Prime minister Boris Johnson has publicly backed his top aide Dominic Cummings over allegations he breached lockdown restrictions.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

One new coronavirus-related death has been recorded at a Norfolk hospital.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

An A&E doctor who warned of the dangers of breaking lockdown says under fire Downing Street aide Dominic Cummings should resign.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

A Conservative Norfolk MP has called for the prime minister’s chief adviser, who travelled from London to Durham despite the country being in lockdown, to apologise and allow the government to return work.

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