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Pilling Park in Norwich. Photo: Google Streetview

Mums to hold breastfeeding protest after verbal abuse in Norwich park

Norwich Breastfeeding Beyond One are organising a protest after they say two mothers were verbally abused while breastfeeding their children at Pilling Park in the city.

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Taverham Junior School blue and white for Ipswich. Photo: Adam Mason

Taverham schoolchildren put aside allegiances for Ipswich Town headteacher

On the day of Norwich’s biggest game of the season, asking pupils to come to school dressed in blue and white might seem a bit odd.

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Emergency services at the fire in a bungalow in Lilian Road, Spixworth.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Electrical fault caused Spixworth roof blaze

A fire which gutted the roof of a bungalow and resulted in an elderly man being taken to hospital started as a result of an electrical fault, it has emerged.

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Norfolk Constabulary vehicle.

Man is jailed for conning hotels and shops

A penniless man, banned by police from going back to his digs, has been jailed after going on a fraud spree around East Anglia.

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Shaun Webber

It wasn’t me! Prison officers bring wrong inmate to court

Prison officials were left embarrassed when the sentencing of a man who stabbed his brother had to be postponed because the wrong prisoner was brought from Norwich to Ipswich.

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Russell Martin gets in a tangle during Norwich City's Carrow Road defeat to Middlesbrough at Carrow Road. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Russell Martin won’t give up on dreams of Norwich City’s Premier League return just yet

There was one simple sentiment offered in the aftermath of extreme disappointment by captain Russell Martin – Norwich City will bounce back.

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    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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    Karl Minns

    Review: Karl Minns - Raining Diamonds

    For more than a decade Karl Minns has kept Norfolk entertained as part of the Nimmo Twins, but his new solo show is a very different beast.

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    The old and the new as the latest GoGoDragon 'Luda',  painted around the tale of the Ludham Dragon by 12-year-old Kieron Williamson, stands next to the vintage Snap Dragon at Norwich Castle. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

    Norwich’s newest dragon meets Snap at Norwich Castle

    One of Norwich’s newest GoGoDragons! met one of the city’s most famous fire-breathing beasts at an event at Norwich Castle.

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    Richard Gauntlett and Ben Langley get set for this years Theatre Royal panto Snow White.

    Spring has sprung but for some panto season is on its way

    The region may be enjoying blue skies and blazing sunshine, but preparations for the festive season are well under way at Norwich Theatre Royal – oh yes they are!

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    Francis Bacon Head of a Man (1960) Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts © The Estate of Francis Bacon

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

    Francis Bacon is exhibited alongside works by masters including Rembrandt, Michelangelo, Van Gogh, Picasso, and Matisse, plus cabaret, comedy and music, SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.

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    Norfolk's own 'mini-Monet' Kieron Williamson has created one of the GoGoDragons! called Luda, which is inspired by  the area near his Ludham studio.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

    Ludham legend inspires Kieron Williamson’s GoGoDragon!

    Local legend has inspired the latest addition to Norwich’s GoGoDragons! clan which has been painted by art prodigy Kieron Williamson.

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    East Anglia At War See all

    Bridget Yates is putting on an exhibition celebrating the lives of ten men from Gressenhall, who died in the First World War. Picture: Ian Burt

    Gressenhall exhibition sheds light on fallen heroes

    A historian, who felt she wanted a better connection with the men on her village war memorial, has researched their life stories for an exhibition in her village near Dereham.

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Election 2015 See all

Labour Party leader Ed Miliband. Photo: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Miliband to tackle migrant wage exploitation

Labour will address immigration concerns head on today with an attack on the Tory record and a pledge to create a new Government task force to crack down on exploitation.

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