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How our region’s schools have fared in the Sunday Times schools tables

Norwich School and Norwich High School for Girls have both been listed in the country’s top 200 independent secondary schools.

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Norwich City midfielder Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe with pupils at Langley School.

Norwich City midfielder Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe helps Langley pupils with their French

Norwich City midfielder and Belgian international Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe visited Langley School, near Loddon, to help pupils with their French.

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HMS Dauntless off the coast of Great Yarmouth.
Viewed from the Caister Lifeboat.

Picture: James Bass

HMS Dauntless hoped to return to Great Yarmouth for historic ceremony

Plans are under way to bring HMS Dauntless back to her adopted port of Great Yarmouth so her crew can accept the historic freedom of the borough.

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Four-vehicle crash in Norwich

Four vehicles were involved in a crash in Norwich today.

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The East of England Labour Party conference at the Cameo Hotel in Copdock. Harriet Harman speaking.

Harriet Harman and Ed Balls insist Labour can still win in the south

Labour heavyweights Harriet Harman and Ed Balls have both insisted they will put the setbacks of the last few weeks behind them and go on to win next year’s general election at a weekend conference near Ipswich.

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Great Yarmouth Christmas Fayre 2014.
Stalls inside the Minster.

Picture: James Bass

Photo gallery: Gifts galore at Great Yarmouth Christmas Fayre

Great Yarmouth’s annual Christmas Fayre kicked off this morning with crowds of shoppers flocking to the town to check out the many stalls.

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  • Video update and photo gallery: Cromer Pier’s Christmas Show launches with extra sparkle and a New Seekers star
  • Former Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan returning to Norwich City as first-team coach
  • Video: As Norwich Arts Centre wins Britain’s best small venue - what’s the secret to its success?
  • Thetford Town boss aims to revive league form after victory against Norwich City U21s
  • Derek James

    A vintage view of St Stephen's corner and Rampant Horse Street, Norwich.

    Ancient street with right royal stories to tell

    It was the main entrance to the walled city of Norwich from London and in 1578 thousands lined the route cheering and clapping as Queen Elizabeth, riding side-saddle, arrived. She was followed in 1671 by Charles II and his much-loved Portuguese wife, Queen Catherine.

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    Festive feat pix 20/11/14

    32 seasonal markets to get you into the Christmas spirit

    Injest some real festive spirit into your Christmas shopping with a whirl around the region’s wonderful seasonal markets. SIMON PARKIN has a guide to the best places for gifts and plenty of Christmas cheer!

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    Sarah Perry - Winner of the 2014 East Anglian Book Awards.

    EDP Jarrold East Anglian Book Awards - Norwich author’s first chapter starts with a win

    The annual celebration of the best new East Anglian books took place last night at an awards ceremony in Norwich.

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    The Trench which is being staged at Old Buckenham Airfield

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

    The Trench, inspired by the true-life story of the men who tunnelled in the First World War, gets a special staging at Old Buckenham Airfield, rock‘n’roll stalwart Joe Brown returns, Luke Wright hosts another Stand-Up Poetry Club, Foggy, Clegg and Compo come to the stage in Last of the Summer Wine, three artists are featured in exhibition Silks, Sable & Silva. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.

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    Cromer Pier Christmas Show 2014. 

    Video update and photo gallery: Cromer Pier’s Christmas Show launches with extra sparkle and a New Seekers star

    Cromer Pier’s Christmas Show has sprinkled on extra glitter to mark its 10th anniversary.

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    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

    Film of the week: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

    The spectre of war casts a long shadow over the penultimate chapter of the blockbusting dystopian thrillers based on Suzanne Collins’ bestselling trilogy.

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    East Anglia At War See all

    First World War troops in Thetford. One of the images from David Osborne's new book

    Book tells town’s First World War history

    Thetford’s place in the First World War has been documented in a new book which includes a letter from the trenches that sparked the controversial Sainsbury’s Christmas advert.

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    • Plaques commemorate fishermen who lost their lives during war
    • Evening in Swaffham brings back memories of war years
    • Hunting down the history of Colman’s Great War workers
    • The lives of two brave men cut short by the First World War
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Norwich Half Marathon 2014 See all

Action from the 2013 Norwich Half Marathon which started and finished at the Norfolk Show-ground.

Photo gallery: City of Norwich half marathon today

More than 3,000 dedicated people have braved the rain and the mud to run in today’s half marathon.

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