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Jessica-Jane Applegate is being sponsored by Bradwell Butchers

Bradwell butcher backs Great Yarmouth’s golden girl Jessica-Jane Applegate

Paralympic gold medal swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate is training hard for the Rio 2016 games – and she is being backed by a Bradwell businessman.

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A vision to drive down obesity and get young people active and healthy in Norfolk has been unveiled.   Credit: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Norfolk’s new focus on getting young people fit and healthy

As obesity becomes a growing problem and time spent exercising dips, ROSA MCMAHON reports on a new strategy to tackle the trend.

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Team GB - Norfolk's finest

Lowestoft boxer Anthony Ogogo with his Olympic bronze medal. Picture: Nick Butcher

Our Olympians – progress report

The 2012 London Olympics is now over for our region’s competitors – so take a look at how they got on in their events and what they had been hoping to achieve…

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London 2012 Transport

Greenwich is among the first to trial the cars

Driverless cars take to Greenwich streets

The first official trials of driverless cars are being launched today in Greenwich.

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London 2012 Legacy

North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) is supporting local cyclist Isla Rush to reach her goal of becoming a professional cyclist by giving her free use of Splash Leisure & Fitness Centre in Sheringham for her training. Pictured 


Sports star aspires to be professional cyclist

An aspiring athlete from north Norfolk has been given a push towards her goal of becoming a professional cyclist.

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