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Yesterday, 21:14
Residents in a canoe on the flooded Low Road at Scole. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Heavy rain which fell for several hours today has caused flooding in many areas of south Norfolk and Breckland

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Fri, 18:05
Norwich's Olympian and Women's Tour rider Emma Pooley.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Norwich time-trial star Emma Pooley has been handed the chance to make up for her London 2012 upset and take gold in Rio de Janeiro.

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Fri, 12:44
A lone cyclist stands over a blown manhole on Yarmouth Road, Thorpe to protect the traffic as flash flooding hits Norwich.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Roads are closed and trains are heavily delayed as firefighters continue to battle flooding.

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Fri, 12:00
Helen Brereton at her second chemotherapy session

A breast cancer survivor has made a final call for women to join Colchester’s Race for Life.

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Fri, 12:00
Daz Sims and Paul Hobbs.

A Weston-super-Mare man has written a song to cheer on England in the Euros.

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Fri, 11:00
Do you recognise these men?

Police are looking for two men after a 23-year-old man was attacked and left unconscious outside a cash machine.

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Fri, 09:43
A car on its roof after an accident on the A11 near Wymondham, after hitting heavy flooding. Photo: Paul Bayfield

Roads have turned to rivers and homes have become flooded by water after heavy rain overnight and throughout Thursday.

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Prime Minister David Cameron speaks outside 10 Downing Street, London, where he announced his resignation after Britain voted to leave the European Union in an historic referendum. Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

David Cameron has announced he will quit as Prime Minister by October after a humiliating defeat in the referendum which ended with a vote for Britain to leave the European Union.

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Fri, 07:31
Lib Dem Lorna Dupre (yellow top) and Martin Field (front) of Labour

At precisely 4am came confirmation of what had been expected for six hours since the polls closed- Fenland had voted decisively in favour of quitting Europe.

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Thu, 22:27
Vote counting takes place at St Andrew's Hall, Norwich after the ballot boxes arrived in a fleet of cars.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Here’s how the night and early morning unfolded as Britain voted to leave the EU in a historic referendum.

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Thu, 15:00
St Alban's businesses shooting the spoof music video of Justin Timberlake's - Can't Stop This Feeling

Businesses have put on their dancing shoes to take on Justin Timberlake for charity.

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Thu, 13:30

CCTV footage has captured the moment two thieves stormed an Islington shop and stole £25,000 worth of handbags.

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Thu, 13:19
Vehicles head through flood waters in Holywells Road after heavy rain.

Torrential downpours caused disruption for motorists and rail passengers in north-east Essex and Suffolk at the start of EU referendum day.

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Flooding at Manor Park. Picture Network Rail

Disruption is expected to continue on the Norwich to London Liverpool Street line until midnight due to flooding as passengers are being urged not to travel ‘unless absolutely necessary’.

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Thu, 10:09
Ipswich train station

Rail passengers in Suffolk and Essex face huge disruption this morning after flooding forced more than 60 train services cancellations.

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Thu, 09:07
Dancers on stage at Thursford. Picture: Ian Burt

Some 700 hopefuls from across the world applied for just 22 places in the line-up which will tap, kick and cavort across the stage on the opening night in November.

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Wed, 12:04
The EU Referendum on June 23. Photo: PA Wire

This week’s EU referendum will ultimately shape the future of Great Britain.

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Wed, 06:00
Lotus CEO Jean-Marc Gales. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

The boss of iconic carmaker Lotus said the company was back on track and gearing up to be profitable after an extraordinary turnaround which is set to secure the long-term future of the business in Norfolk.

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Tue, 21:25
Tony James and Sgt Darren Harris prepare to release a young peregrine falcon at Ipswich Waterfront

A policeman who helped rescue a peregrine falcon chick from Ipswich Waterfront was on hand to witness her re-release to her family.

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Tue, 18:00
The Bass, a group of young artist, who have worked with Akala to produce a music video

For many young musicians, working with an award-winning rapper is a thing of dreams.

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Tue, 17:55
The Fenland Big Weekender. Picture: Steve Williams.

The Fenland Big Weekender is now just a month away – and here’s a quick list of things that will help you decide whether to come for one, two or three days!

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Tue, 14:54
Photographer Mark Bailey is pictured with Sam Catling and Jack Nicholl of St Elizabeth Hospice

Next week Ipswich will become a mecca for art enthusiasts, pig lovers and families seeking a fun and active afternoon out.

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Tue, 14:37
A farmer ploughing his field at Bayfield. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Britain’s impending decision over its membership of the EU has the potential to bring momentous and lasting change to the farming industry.

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Photo from October 2015 of the Jacksonville Jaguars Cheerleaders celebrating the NFL and Five Guys partnership at the burger restaurant at The O2 in Greenwich, London. Photo: John Phillips/PA Wire

American burger chain Five Guys is set to open its first restaurant in Norwich in the former Pizza Hut building on Orford Place.

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Tue, 14:07
All Bar One, Tombland. Picture: Denise Bradley

All Bar One in Norwich’s Tombland is set to reopen at the end of July following a fire which damaged the building.

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Tue, 13:35
Leah Beales with Gisele.

A “beautiful” baby deer whose mother was shot and killed as she sat beside her has been taken in by an Essex wildlife centre.

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Fire at Exmouth tanning studio, Consol, caught by Exmouth resident, Christian Pilling. Ref exe fire. Picture: Christian Pilling.

Exmouth resident captures the drama

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Tue, 09:34
Littleport Academy and special educational needs school gain sponsorship thanks to Department of Education permission

Two new schools in Littleport will receive sponsorship from the Active Learning Trust after permission was granted by the Department of Education.

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Tue, 09:00
Screenshot from The Writer, a promotional film by Visit Norwich and Norwich BID as part of their Norwich, City of Stories campaign.

A campaign celebrating Norwich’s proud history of storytelling will publish a series of five online films to draw in visitors.

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Tue, 07:33
The damaged car from the disturbance which took place on Sunday. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Police patrols have been stepped up after nine people were arrested when disorder broke out in a Norwich street leaving residents fearing for their safety.

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Mon, 16:44
Eastern Electrics Festival 2015 at Hatfield House [Picture: Khris Cowley for Here & Now]

Organisers of an electronic dance music festival have issued a ticket warning ahead of this summer’s event in Hatfield.

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Mon, 16:30
Police have released this CCTV picture of a man they want to speak to in connection with burglaries across two counties

A gang is being hunted after a spate of burglaries and attempted break-ins across Norfolk and Suffolk.

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Mon, 16:30
The region's quirkiest sheds: The Cob Shed, A Night At The Museum and Cliffhanger. (L-R)

The humble garden shed is often overlooked but these six from the region certainly stand out from the crowd.

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Mon, 12:40
Artist's impression of the new Quadram Institute to be built at Norwich Research Park.

New video footage shows the building progress on Norwich’s £81m scientific research centre.

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Mon, 12:19
Take a photo like this, and you could win a £100 Amazon voucher (Photo: Tony Webster)

We’re used to seeing birds with tracking rings around their ankles, but scientists are going one step further – and attaching tags to bees to help Londoners find out what the fuzzy insects get up to.

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Sunday, June 19, 2016
Hundreds of people took part in the Race for Life 2016 at Trinity Park in Ipswich  on Sunday 19th June.
L-R Megan Tredeant, Tanya Tokley, Rebecca Tredant, Laura Jones.

Trinity Park was awash with thousands of pink shirts this weekend as the Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life returned to Ipswich.

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Sunday, June 19, 2016
Almost nine in 10 vans weighed by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency last year were found to be overloaded.

Advances in van safety technology could be undermined by dangerous overloading, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

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Sunday, June 19, 2016

A lifeboat was sent out from Hunstanton to rescue two people on a 60ft barge caught in rough seas on Saturday.

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Saturday, June 18, 2016
Thousands of people took part in the Great East Swim 2016 at Alton Water.

Hundreds of people donned wetsuits and goggles and took the plunge at the Great East Swim in Suffolk on Saturday.

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Saturday, June 18, 2016
Rockerbillie band Josh Locke (Guitar) and Murray Collins (Double Base) of J.S. & The Lockerbillies talk about their music and their home town of Felixstowe.

It doesn’t take long for the Lockerbillies to brighten up a dreary June day, writes James Marston.

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Saturday, June 18, 2016
Jaguar F-Pace takes the British marque into the performance crossover market - it looks like sport utility vehicle but drives like a Jaguar.

The F-Pace marks Jaguar’s debut in the luxury sport utility vehicle market with the British car-maker’s efforts to beat the best paying off, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
Sylvia Stuart and her husband Peter. Photo Diss Express

Efforts are being made to extradite Suffolk double murder suspect Ali Qazimaj after he was discovered in Luxembourg.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
AJ King, Rachel Yankey, Tim Blanc of BHP and Liz Mitchell chaired a panel at the Stories of Brent film premiere
(pic credit: Jonathan Goldberg)

A film celebrating the bright and beautiful diversity of Brent was launched with a special sing-out from one of its most iconic stars.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
A sinkhole has opened up in Earls Street, Thetford.

Part of a Thetford garden, including boundary walls and a large gate, is lying in a huge sinkhole today which opened in Thetford on Thursday evening.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
Emergency crews treat a volunteer 'casualty' during the training exercise

The training exercise took place on Wednesday

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Friday, June 17, 2016
Major Tim Pig is raised in the air to

Tomorrow the world will be watching as Tim Peake and his crew mates land in Kazakhstan but today all eyes were on a different astronaut.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
Norwich City fan 'Fluxmeister General' AKA Jake. Submitted

A Norwich City fan believes he has written the anthem to help England to Euro 2016 glory.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
The pair load the steamer cleaner into their car

A businessman has released CCTV footage of thieves stealing a £1,800 steam washer from his company in Park Royal as a warning to other traders in the area.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
Republic of Ireland's Wes Hoolahan has impressed Roy Keane since his Norwich City days. Photo: Chris Radburn/PA Wire.

Wes Hoolahan has a lot to thank Norwich City for, insists Republic of Ireland assistant boss Roy Keane.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
Peregrine female feeding the four chicks on May 4

The Hawk and Owl Trust has reversed its earlier to shut down the cameras over looking Norwich Cathedral’s peregrine box.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
England's Daniel Sturridge salvages a stoppage time win for the Three Lions to sink Euro 2016 rivals Wales in Lens. Photo: Joe Giddens/PA Wire.

Daniel Sturridge’s stoppage-time strike secured England a win as thrilling as it was important, breaking Welsh hearts at the end of a pulsating Euro 2016 derby encounter.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
Pupils at St Peter and Paul's Primary School took part in a bollywood event for their parents run by Kalpesh Zalavadiya from K'z Dance Entertainment

Youngsters showed off their best Bollywood moves in a playground performance for parents and families.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
Boris Johnson on his whistle stop tour of Norfolk and Suffolk, addressing his supporters next to Norwich Market. Phot : Steve Adams

Boris Johnson arrived in Norwich to cheers from Brexit campaigners after a morning persuading people to back his campaign to Vote Leave in final days of the EU referendum campaign. The campaigning was suspended this afternoon after an MP was shot in Yorkshire.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
Mundesley Soap Box Derby which is in it's second year after it's first return last year. Back from left Nigel Cutting, Emma Cutting, Aiden Taylor, Stephen Studd and Stacey Studd with Toby Cutting in the bath tub. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

It was a test of speed that involved everything from prams, bathtubs and beer barrels.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
The second peregrine chick died at Norwich Cathedral spire. Photo: Hawk and Owl Trust

The story of this year’s brood of peregrine falcon chicks at Norwich Cathedral has taken a rather tragic twist.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
Weston General Hospital staff in dance-off with paramedics. (Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T7NduMhOP-Q&feature=youtu.be)

Staff at Weston General Hospital’s emergency department challenged paramedics to a dance-off to raise money for Kathryn Osmond, who is trying to access life-saving cancer treatment.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
A shot of Norwich in 1926 taken from Norwich Castle.

A Norfolk artist has created a video which shows the changes in the city centre over the last 100 years.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
The portrait created of Tim Peake using roast dinner ingredients

A pub on Broadland Business Park has made a four-foot portrait of British astronaut Tim Peake out roast dinner ingredients as he prepares to leave the International Space Station.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
Football fans of differing nationalities and innocent bystanders try to escape tear gas fired by French police in Lille city centre, France, as fresh clashes have taken place between England fans and Russian hooligans at Euro 2016. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire

French police have arrested 36 people after violence erupted in the streets of Lille ahead of England’s Euro 2016 clash with Wales.

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
A standard Land Rover Discovery Sport pulling three train carriages, weighing more than 100 tonnes, on a 10km rail journey.

Land Rover stopped people in their tracks when a standard Discovery Sport towed three luxury train carriages weighing more than 100 tonnes along a railway track to demonstrate its towing capability.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
The Aviva Women's Tour opening stage winner in Norwich, Christine Majerus.
 Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Christine Majerus sprinted to victory in Norwich to clinch the opening stage of the Aviva Women’s Tour – but that only caused heartbreak for Alison Tetrick.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Norwich's Olympian and Women's Tour cyclist, Emma Pooley. PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Emma Pooley cannot wait to race in her own back yard – although she only has eyes for an Olympic summer.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
The Duke of Cambridge discusses the mental health ramifications of homo, bi and trans phobic bullying. Photo: Attitude/PA Wire

The Duke of Cambridge has appeared on the cover of the UK’s leading gay magazine, Attitude, as he spoke out against homophobic bullying.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Women's Tour of Britain cycle race passing through Norwich, along Cattlemarket Street. Photo : Steve Adams

The Aviva Women’s Tour came to a dramatic finish in Norwich today as hundreds lined the city’s streets.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Clement Freud, pictured in 1984

The widow of Sir Clement Freud has apologised after the late broadcaster and MP was accused of abusing two girls between the late 1940s and 1970s.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
The new sponsors with Norwich City's Irish players. From left to right Niall Murphy, Wes Hoolahan, Robbie Brady and John Murphy.

Norwich City announced on Wednesday that the former Jarrold Stand at Carrow Road will be renamed as the South Stand sponsored by The Galway Roast.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Person found in water at Ipswich waterfront

The body of a man was recovered from the water at Neptune Marina in Ipswich this morning by members of the emergency services.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Great Yarmouth, Joyland. Photo: YouTube/gypbrc

Take a look at a this video from the 1950s and discover what life was like for a tourist in Great Yarmouth all those years ago.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
A screenshot from the dashcam footage of the Royal Mail van driving on the pavement in Wymondham.

A Royal Mail driver has been suspended after he was caught driving his delivery van down a narrow footpath next to a busy road in Wymondham.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Two thieves are shown on the CCTV taking equipment from a car in Clavering

A Clavering woman has released her own CCTV footage in the hope of finding two thieves who stole hairdressing equipment from her car overnight.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Liv Plantur's Lucy Garner after being presented with the white jersey for Best Young Rider during Stage Three of the 2015 Aviva Women's Tour of Britain. Photo: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Organisers have warned of rolling road closures across north Suffolk and south Norfolk tomorrow as the counties host the first stage of the Aviva Women’s Tour.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Staff at the Waveney Ambulance depot took part in the Running Man Challenge for the Ollie's Heroes charity.

A senior paramedic has described how “it feels amazing that everyone has pulled together” to take part in a viral internet dance craze.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Assistant Chief Constable Sarah Hamlin.

Norfolk’s assistant chief constable has hit back at complaints about a police terrorism training exercise which was held in Norwich in the early hours of Monday morning by saying officers were trying to keep the public safe, especially in the light of the Orlando massacre.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Helicopter flying low over Bishopgate as part of the terror training exercise. Picture Trish Seymour.

A training exercise designed to test the readiness of 999 crews in the event of an attack in Norwich left many residents angry after they were woken in the middle of the night by the commotion it caused.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Special Constable Kathryn Wright, 13-year-old Caitlin Berg from Forncett St Peter and Special Sergeant Tony Kimberley, after Caitlin recieved her new kitten.

Her world was turned upside-down when she learned her per cat died after being hit by a car.

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Monday, June 13, 2016
Britain's Got Talent finalist Jamie Raven brings his magic tricks to The Alban Arena in St Albans

A magician who wowed the Britain’s Got Talent judges last year will be leaving the audience spellbound in St Albans next week.

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Monday, June 13, 2016
People gather at a vigil at the University of East Anglia to show solidarity for the LGBT+ community

People gathered for vigils in Norwich on Monday to show solidarity in the wake of the Orlando attack.

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Monday, June 13, 2016
Dramatic video footage has been released of an arson at a petrol station in Ormesby.
Police are investigating the arson, which happened at the Esso petrol station on Station Road, at around midnight on May 1 to 2.

Dramatic video footage has been released of an arson at a petrol station in Ormesby.

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Monday, June 13, 2016
Cameron Jerome has agreed a new three-year deal with Norwich City. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Cameron Jerome is up for the challenge of spearheading Norwich City’s Championship promotion push after agreeing a new, longer term deal to stay at Carrow Road.

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Monday, June 13, 2016
Burst water main causes closure of Commercial Road, Ipswich

Emergency repairs being made to a burst water main have closed Commercial Road in Ipswich this afternoon.

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England fan Chris Collins with friends and Russian fans in Marseilles. Photo: Submitted

An England fan from Norfolk has told of his experience in Marseille over the weekend - insisting the violent scenes were caused by a small minority of fans.

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Monday, June 13, 2016
Above, jostling for position on the 2015 Womens Tour of Britain. Picture: Sweetspot

Some of the top cyclists in the world will be racing through our region this week for the Aviva Women’s Tour.

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Monday, June 13, 2016
Celebrations during the Diss Carnival 2016.

A traditional summer event has helped to mark the Queen’s 90th birthday as large crowds gathered in Diss to celebrate a colourful and fun-filled carnival.

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Sunday, June 12, 2016
The EACH Ride For Life from Thetford Forest 2016.
l-r Lesley and Alan Garrett with George and Donna Crake.

Cyclists and walkers of all ages turned out in their droves to enjoy a day of fundraising for a children’s charity.

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Spectators try to escape from the stands as clashes break out right after the Euro 2016 Group B match. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

Chaos surrounded England’s first Euro 2016 finals match with fans attacked by Russian thugs inside the stadium after a third day of violence in Marseille left several British supporters in hospital.

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Saturday, June 11, 2016
Race Director Kevin Marshall, second from right, is pictured presenting the prizes to first placed Matt Hunt, second from left; second placed Andy Kett, left; and third placed Javier Rio, right; following the Norfolk 100km.

Both first and second placed runners finished quicker than the winning time in the inaugural race last year.

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Saturday, June 11, 2016
Zara (L to R) Rose and Justine with their robot at the Roboclub competition at Holbrook Primary School.

The seasoned robot programmers at Holbrook Primary School have been passing down their skills to an even younger generation at an in-house competition.

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Saturday, June 11, 2016
Kathryn Osmond.

Paramedics are more used to saving lives than being saved – but a group from Weston are rallying around and raising thousands of pounds to help one of their own.

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A man takes evasive action during clashes between police and England supporters in downtown Marseille. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

The clean-up of Marseille was under way after violent clashes overshadowed the build-up to England’s opening game of Euro 2016 as fans were involved in widespread disorder.

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Saturday, June 11, 2016
Police are still searching for missing Sylvia

One week on, and the focus of the Weybread murder investigation returned to where it started.

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Friday, June 10, 2016
The Flying Legends Air Show will take place at IWM Duxford in July

A dozen Supermarine Spitfires will take to the skies at the Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford next month.

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Friday, June 10, 2016
Police continue to search the fields near the home of Peter and Sylvia Stuart in Weybread, Suffolk.

PHOTO: Nick Butcher

An investigation into the disappearance of Sylvia Stuart and the murder of her husband Peter continued today with searches in fields and woods around Weybread.

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Friday, June 10, 2016
Branagh Theatre Live presents Romeo And Juliet starring Lily James and Richard Madden [Picture: Johan Persson]

There’s a chance to catch Lily James and Richard Madden as star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet at the cinema in Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s hit production.

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Friday, June 10, 2016
Gennie and Antony Powell

Families of two men who died as a result of a crash caused by a drunk driver are supporting Essex Police’s summer crackdown on drink and drug driving.

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Friday, June 10, 2016
Chick 43 preparing to fly early on Thursday morning

The first of the chicks at the spire of Norwich Cathedral has been found dead just hours after spreading her wings for the first time.

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Friday, June 10, 2016
A man walks toward teargas fired by police, following scuffles in Marseille, France, on early Friday, June 10. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)

Two English football fans have been arrested after French police used tear gas to disperse an apparent clash with locals in Marseille ahead of the first games in Euro 2016.

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Friday, June 10, 2016
Tots Town is a new venture in Hethersett which is an interactive play centre based around a child sized town. 
James Scott works on the construction site.

Two-year-old Isla Barker is driving a police car through town, while her brother Lucas is making cakes at the bakery.

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