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Thrill seekers in the city can slide 100m for charity this weekend

Norwich street to become giant water slide as part of Lord Mayor’s celebrations

Revellers descending on Norwich for this weekend’s Lord Mayor’s Celebrations will get the chance to make a big splash – by jumping on to a giant water slide being set up in the city centre.

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Royal Norfolk Show 2014. Crowds enjoying the wonderful weather at the Royal Norfolk Show.Photo: Steve Adams

Be prepared for the heat as the region is all set to sizzle

Tomorrow is shaping up to be the hottest day on record for several years.

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Mum Tina Westlake pictured with first aider Emily White, right, who saved the life of eight-week-old Kane Westlake.

Norfolk mother’s praise for ‘guardian angel’ whose first aid skills helped save four-week-old baby

A mother-of-three is urging people to have first aid training, after a “guardian angel” neighbour helped save the life of her four-week old baby when he stopped breathing.

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A hooded Tunisian police officer stands guard in Sousse, Tunisa. Photo: (AP Photo/Abdeljalil Bounhar)

Family face bill to replace dream Tunisia trip

Zoe Smith had been looking forward to her two-week break in Tunisia with 20 friends and relatives since they booked it more than a year ago.

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Companies fined £25,000 as Hellesdon electrician suffers severe burns

Major breaches of health and safety regulations which left an electrical contractor from Hellesdon sustaining severe burns have resulted in two companies being fined £25,000 each.

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Emergency crew attend the scene of a road traffic collision on the A146 near Thurton.

Police appeal after three-car crash closes A146 for more than six hours

Police are appealing for witnesses following a three-car crash which closed the A146 at Thurton in both directions for more than six hours yesterday.

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    The people who lived around Carrow Road during the Second World War gather on the Norwich City Football Club pitch to celebration victory in Europe.

    Making a pitch for a special VE day party

    We have been remembering the street parties in Norwich and across Norfolk which celebrated the end of the Second World War in Europe in 1945... but these are rare pictures of a pitch party, and not any old pitch.

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    Lord Mayor's Celebration fireworks 2014.
Photo by Simon Finlay.

    Plenty of events to looks forward to this weekend at the Lord Major’s Celebration

    With the Lord Mayor’s celebrations just days away, reporter Kieran Lynch gives you 15 things which you should not miss this weekend.

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    Luisa Omielan: Am I Right Ladies?!

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

    Acclaimed Luisa Omielan ponders sex, love and body issues in her latest show, theatre at Southwold Arts Festival, classical steel guitar, jazz, a family show and where to spot art stars of the future, SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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    Norwich Sound and Vision 2015. Palace.

    First music acts are announced for Norwich Sound and Vision

    Music and media festival Norwich Sound and Vision is set to return to the city for a sixth year with a packed programme of entertainment and debate.

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    91-year-old Mary Jenkins is collecting the GoGoDragons! stickers.

    Is 91-year-old Mary our oldest GoGoDragons! sticker collector?

    Norwich’s colourful clan of GoGoDragons! has captivated people of all ages, but at 91 years of age could Mary Jenkins be the oldest person collecting our GoGoDragons! stickers?

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    The Koons Collaborative put on a Jeff Koons-inspired 'Koons Couture' presentation at Norwich Castle for the Young Norfolk Arts Festival.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

    Young Norfolk Arts Festival presents a jam-packed weekend of events

    From fashion and games to theatre and dance - young people have been entertaining audiences with a vibrant mix of shows and events at this year’s Young Norfolk Arts Festival.

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    East Anglia At War See all

    Evelyn Murrell who served at RAF MArham during WW1, has had her name added to Downham Market War memorial - Air cadet cpl Jamie-Leigh Dearsley salutes. Picture: Matthew Usher.

    Honoured decades after the end of the Great War

    Almost 100 years after the Great War ended, the name of another individual who served with the armed forces during the conflict has been honoured on Downham Market’s war memorial.

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    • Tornado flypast as north Norfolk unveils poppy sculpture to mark First World War centenary
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Reports Norwich City transfer target Dieumerci Mbokani could return to Belgian football appear wide of the mark. Picture: AP

Rumour Mill: Anderlecht seek final pay-off for Norwich City transfer target Dieumerci Mbokani before Kiev exit

Norwich City’s reported transfer target Dieumerci Mbokani will not be allowed to leave Dynamo Kiev until his old club Anderlecht receive the final part of their orginal transfer fee, amid fresh reports in the Ukraine on Tuesday morning the Belgians had sent a delegation to Kiev to thrash out terms.

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