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Grieving Norfolk mother whose son died in crash urges parents to kiss their children

A heartbroken mother is urging parents to kiss their children and tell them they love them as she prepares to mark her son’s first birthday since he died in a motorbike crash.

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Artist’s impression of the new Hall Road Asda, Norwich

Roadworks for new Norwich Asda store to hit drivers

Motorists have been warned to expect four months of disruption as roadworks associated with a new £100m-plus Asda superstore in Norwich begin.

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Hemsby Lifeboat day . Lifeboat crew member Dan Hurd in the gunge tank.

Hemsby crew in ship shape form ahead of annual lifeboat open day

Hemsby’s independent lifeboat crew is once again getting ready to throw open the station doors and welcome visitors for their annual lifeboat day.

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Richard Gooding and Hugh Edgell (left) who are both long serving volunteers with NCI Coastwatch, having served a combined 39 years.

Eagle eyed team mark 20 years of keeping a close watch on Gorleston coast

Perched 26 foot high and armed with binoculars, radios and a keen eye, Hugh Edgell and Richard Gooding have been keeping seaside visitors safe for decades.

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James and Joanne Dudley who were staying in Sousse in Tunia when the gunman opened fire on the beach a few metres away

‘It was terrifying’ Bradwell couple tell of Tunisian beach terror attack

A Bradwell couple who were caught up in the Tunisian beach terror attack said they feel lucky to have survived - as they left the beach just minutes before the gunman opened fire.

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Norwich Pride choir. Photo: Submitted

Preparations for ABBA medley at Norwich Pride

Rehearsals are already under way as a giant choir is being assembled for Norwich Pride.

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New trainees at Grant Thornton accountants, which has said its new recruitment strategy is bringing more young people from different backgrounds to the firm. Picture: submitted

“No GCSEs, A Levels or degrees needed” - but would you get on this training scheme?

GCSE results, A level grades and degree class do not matter - it doesn’t sound like the average job description of a financial profession.

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Artist Carolyn Ash, right, repairs GoGoDragon! GoGoMosaic at Tombland with help from Charlotte Disney, business development and marketing manager for Leathes Prior Solicitors, after two spoons and a fork were removed from its head. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Artist repairs Norwich dragon GoGoMosaic

One of Norwich’s GoGoDragons! has been repaired and is once again standing proud in Tombland.

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A Hethel air crew from mid-1943

Film spotlight on the brave US air crews ‘over here’

One remarked: “In England the war stops for tea!” While another said: “The English know how to make tea, and we know how to make coffee.”

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