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Vigilante ‘paedophile hunter’ confronts man at Norwich railway station

A vigilante “paedophile hunter” confronted a man at Norwich Railway Station in a video that has been shared widely online.

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City Academy Principal Mary Sparrow, who welcomed OFSTED's report. Photo : Steve Adams

City Academy Norwich fights back after drop in standards

A Norwich school whose GCSE results had fallen “sharply” is fighting back under a new headteacher.

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The latest section of bridge is lifted into place during the second weekend of construction over the A47 Postwick.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Beams craned in as new A47 bridge at Postwick takes shape

A new bridge over the A47 begins to take shape, as work on the £19m Postwick Hub continues.

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Selina Dicker with her parents Gail and Chris Dicker last year.

Norfolk adventurer survives close call with Mount Everest avalanche caused by Nepal earthquake

A Norfolk adventurer dramatically escaped death after outrunning an avalanche on Mount Everest which was triggered by the devastating earthquake in Nepal.

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First bus in Norwich; Photo: Bill Smith

Those travelling by bus facing route changes in Hethersett after burst water main

Mill road in Hethersett has closed this morning due to burst water main.

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Photo Galleries and Videos See all

The annual Norfolk Chess Association chess congress at Yarmouth's Town Hall.

Chess players plot their moves at annual Great Yarmouth competition

Kings and queens did battle on the small scale when chess players from across the country gathered in Great Yarmouth for an annual competition.

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  • Photo gallery: Salhouse Rovers football team wear Big C charity kit for cup final match
  • Norwich City captain Russell Martin receives PFA recognition by making Championship team of the season
  • Smiles all round at East Anglian Game and Country Fair 2015
  • Championship video report: Rotherham United 1, Norwich City 1
  • Eating Out in the Broads National Park

    Derek James

    Helping others. Back in the 1970s there three Norwich Brewery workers were out and about in the in the city raising more than £1,000 for the St Raphael Club They were, from the left: Julie Chambers, Jenny Campling and Jayne White.

    Raise a glass to city’s brewing past and it’s fine ales of today

    It was called Kett’s Finale. A beer brewed and bottled in Norwich 30 years ago to mark the end of an era. Another great city industry – which once employed generations of men and women – had gone.

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    Stacia Briggs

    Top Gear

    Why I should replace Clarkson behind the wheel of Top Gear...

    BBC bosses are said to be keen for a female presenter to steer Top Gear in the right direction after the untimely departure of everyone’s favourite diplomat, Jeremy Clarkson.

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    James Fox as Roger Mortimer and Jack Fox as Charlie Mortimer. Photo: Manuel Harlan

    Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this week

    Real life father and son actors James and Jack Fox star stage adaption of bestselling book Dear Lupin, Pasha Kovalev dances, plus jazz, intriguing mask theatre and an exhibition, SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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    Guinness World Record attempt for the longest chain of skiers holding hands and skiing over 100 m down Trowse mountain, the name of the Norfolk ski slope. Photo : Steve Adams

    Youngsters at Norfolk Snowsports Club fail in world record attempt

    Youngsters attempted to break a Guinness World Record attempt to create the longest chain of skiers – but found it to be snow easy task.

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    In Here Festival, Lorraine & Alan. Picture: Paul Blakemore

    Celtic tale gets a Norfolk twist for new arts festival

    A Celtic myth - telling the tale of a tour guide’s unusual encounter on a beach - has been given a Norfolk twist as part of an upcoming new arts festival.

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    People queueing up outside Open in Norwich for Radio 1 Big Weekend Academy tickets.

    Queueing for Radio 1 Academy tickets! People flock to Open venue in Norwich as 7,000 free tickets go up for grabs

    People hoping to bag one of the 7,000 free tickets for a week-long programme of workshops in Norwich with bands including the Maccabees are queueing outside Open in Norwich today.

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    Radio 1's Big Weekend at Glasgow Green, Glasgow. Photo: Mark Runnacles/PA Wire.

    Fans who missed out on Big Weekend tickets express their anger at online ticket touts

    Anger has erupted after it emerged that tickets to see the likes of the Foo Fighters, Taylor Swift, Muse and Sam Smith at BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Norwich were being offered online for hundreds of pounds.

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    East Anglia At War See all

    The journals of Hilda Zigomala at The Archive Centre, Norwich. Emily Balsdon from Norfolk Records Office looking at one of the journals.

    Norfolk’s own Downton Abbey revealed in fascinating journals

    It is a labour of love documenting a life full of privilege and promise.

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    • It’s 100 years since the first ever air attack on Suffolk - the Zeppelin raid
    • Gressenhall exhibition sheds light on fallen heroes
    • Invitation to view some of our historic homes
    • Event to mark 100th anniversary of Zeppelin air raid in Lowestoft
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Election 2015 See all

Great Yarmouth Borough Council Elections 2014.
Votes being counted in the Town Hall.
Tom Andrews, UKIP.

Picture: James Bass

Group to continue campaign in Great Yarmouth after altercation involving UKIP councillor

A campaign group has said it will continue to spread its message in Great Yarmouth despite an altercation at one of its meetings involving a UKIP councillor.

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