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This photo of Hemsby student Hannah Witheridge, 23, has been released by her family who said she was a loving young woman who

Thai murder update: British brothers questioned by police

Police investigating the murders of Hannah Witheridge and another British backpacker, while on holiday in Thailand, have questioned two British brothers.

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Heating oil thefts warning as police highlight suspicious activity in Postwick and Brundall

Norfolk Constabulary is offering advice and crime prevention visits to help keep heating oil safe, as they urge families in Postwick and Brundall to be on the look-out for a suspicious man offering the oil for sale.

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Video: The moment police car and motorbike are rammed as detectives hunt man in connection with East Anglian burglaries

Detectives have released dramatic video footage of a police car being deliberately rammed as they launch an appeal to find a man wanted in connection with a string of burglaries across East Anglia.

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Mo, a Montagu’s Harrier, which was last seen in Great Bircham, Norfolk.

Appeal for information as police reveal last known position of rare bird of prey missing in Norfolk

Police officers are appealing for information after a rare female Montagu’s harrier vanished in Norfolk under unexplained circumstances.

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Maggie Beavis

Missing Cringleford woman, 61, may be in Thetford area

Police searching for a missing woman from Cringleford are appealing for her to get in touch and let them know she is safe and well. Maggie Beavis, 61, was last seen at her home address in Hill House Gardens at 10.30am on Monday but failed to turn up at her usual place of work just before lunchtime.

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Video: The moment police car and motorbike are rammed as detectives hunt man in connection with East Anglian burglaries

Detectives have released dramatic video footage of a police car being deliberately rammed as they launch an appeal to find a man wanted in connection with a string of burglaries across East Anglia.

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  • Photo gallery: Norwich remembers those who fought in the Battle of Britain
  • Video: Motorcyclists take to the A11 to protest “cheese wire” barriers
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  • Photo gallery: Norwich Trafford Arms landlord steps into stocks for charity - as part of a rich legacy of community spirit
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    Chairman Roy Woodhouse and chief constable, Simon Bailey, make a special presentation to former Norwich police officer Stan Limmer, and his wife Brenda, who is stepping down from running the Norwich City Police Association.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

    “You are held in such high regard” - Former Norwich police offer honoured at the Oaklands Hotel

    He was a man of the people, demonstrated through Army service with the Royal Engineers, an officer commanding Army cadets, and 30 years as a Norwich policeman.

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    Stacia Briggs

    Archant picture of WHSmith in the late 1970's/early 1980's vinyl record and cassette department.

    Remembering the days when we recorded music from the Top 40 on to cassette tape

    They are superseded relics of the past that we remember in rose-tinted hues. Recording music from the Top 40, buying singles on Vinyl, watching Top Of The Pops having having penpals - these are the things parents most miss from their childhood, according to new research. STACIA BRIGGS remembers the days of C90.

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    Harry Shearer and Maureen Lipman in Daytona

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

    Maureen Lipman and Harry Shearer reprise their West End roles in Daytona, Olivier award winning company OperaUpClose return with their dazzling La Traviata, 1980s hit-maker Nik Kershaw plays an intimate solo date, Tayo Aluko tells the life story of actor and singer Paul Robeson and there is ridiculous line dancing and slapstick parody of the western film genre Once Upon A Time In A Western. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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    Puppet master - Gavin Glover, designer & director of Beauty and the Beast. Photo: Bill Smith

    Fundraising campaign launched for Norwich Puppet Theatre’s Christmas show

    Norwich Puppet Theatre is on the cusp of celebrating its 35th year and has launched a fundraising appeal to help it start its landmark anniversary in style.

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    Soprano Elizabeth Watts performs Strauss’s Taillefer with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the BBC Singers and the BBC Symphony Chorus, conducted by Sakari Oramo at the Last Night of the Proms 2014.
Copyright: BBC/Chris Christodoulou.

    Norwich soprano’s Vivienne Westwood dress being auctioned for charity

    Norwich soprano Elizabeth Watts looked a million dollars as she sung at the Last Night of the Proms while wearing a stunning Vivienne Westwood gown.

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    The 2013 People's Choice Award winners Steve Forster, Delaval Astley and Jonathan Baker and Sian Croose. Photo: Simon Finlay.

    Your chance to nominate your stars of the arts in Norfolk

    From great theatres to a brilliant mix of music to festivals galore, our county is rich with all things cultural – and we want you to help us celebrate the great stars of Norfolk’s arts scene.

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    The Lonely Arts Club is presenting an exhibition called (UN)IMAGINABLE in the Undercroft, Norwich. Photo: Steve Adams

    Intriguing show created in unique Norwich exhibition space

    An intriguing show of contemporary art has sprung up in one of the city’s most unique exhibition spaces.

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    East Anglia At War See all

    Bell ringer Michael Brooks ringing the first 100-bell toll for Aylsham's First World War fallen. Picture; RICHARD BATSON

    Video: Bell tolls at Aylsham for first of the town’s 66 First World War fallen

    The sombre chime of a single church bell rang at Aylsham yesterday to mark the start of a marathon memorial to the town’s war dead.

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    • City of Norwich School opening its doors to remember pupils who died in world wars
    • The Norfolk villages missing a war memorial
    • Book celebrates the bravery of a wartime hero among many heroes
    • Poignant First World War play set to take Sheringham’s stage
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Alexander Tettey has signed a contract extension at Norwich City. 
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Norwich City midfielder Alex Tettey agrees Carrow Road contract extension

Norwich City midfielder Alex Tettey has pledged his long term future to the Canaries by extending his Carrow Road deal until June 2016.

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