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Great Yarmouth holiday let bid rejected by borough council

Neighbours expressed fears that a seven-bedroom holiday let would intensify noise and anti-social behaviour in a residential area.

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Jacqueline Burgess died after fall at James Paget Hospital

A woman taken to the James Paget Hospital with ill health died after a fall during her admission, Norfolk Coroner's Court was told.

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Power cut in Great Yarmouth forces Arc Cinema to close

A power cut in the Great Yarmouth beach area in Norfolk has forced the Arc Cinema to close say UK Power Networks.

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7 of the best 'hidden gem' places to eat in Norfolk

Here is a round up of our readers' favourite 'hidden gem' foodie spots in Norfolk.

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Stormy the Staffordshire Bull Terrier at RSPCA West Norfolk

A six-year-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier called Stormy is desperately looking for a new home after being put up for adoption at RSPCA West Norfolk.

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Herring Bridge in Yarmouth will close to traffic TODAY

A traffic warning has been issued as Herring Bridge in Great Yarmouth is set to open today at 1pm to allow a boat to pass through.

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Belton pub landlord and punter in cannabis dispute

A landlord who runs a 'family-friendly pub' near Great Yarmouth refused to serve a man who 'smelled of cannabis'.

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Broads Authority dismisses 'Bure Hump' flooding claim

Experts are investigating claims a stretch of river known as the 'Bure Hump' could be a key factor in widespread flooding on the Norfolk Broads.

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Award-winning actress appearing at Great Yarmouth Comic Con

BAFTA Award-winning Hollywood star Sophia Myles is making her way to the Norfolk coast as a Comic-Con prepares for a bumper weekend.

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Broom Owners Club marks 20 years with Norfolk Broads parade

The Broom Owners Club is marking its 20th anniversary with a river pageant over the May bank holiday weekend.

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New chairman for East Coast Community Healthcare announced

East Coast Community Healthcare (ECCH) has announced Dr Andy Wood OBE as its fresh leader.

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Man jailed over cannabis operation in Great Yarmouth house

Lulzim Muhametaj was arrested when police raided a property in Great Yarmouth on April 11.

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The Original Factory Shop's Gorleston opening date revealed

The Original Factory Shop will open its doors in Gorleston's former Wilko on May 25.

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Norfolk weather forecast: Where will be hottest this Sunday?

Things are heating up in Norfolk this weekend as the UK could see the hottest day of the year so far.

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Liquid thrown over cars in St Anne's Crescent in Gorleston

A male in an illuminated mask is among the suspects after an unknown liquid was thrown over two cars in St Anne's Crescent in Gorleston.

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Burglary in Gorleston High Street causes £30,000 damage

Criminals caused £30,000 worth of damage after breaking into a business in Gorleston. 

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Hemsby homeowner loses appeal over 'wrong colour' extension

A homeowner in Hemsby has lost his battle with Great Yarmouth Borough Council over his bungalow after neighbours complained it was "the wrong colour".

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Mascot Race returns to Great Yarmouth's Venetian Waterways

The Mascot Race will return to the Venetian Waterways in Great Yarmouth on May 30 in the Spring Bank Holiday half term.

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Which beaches in Norfolk are the cleanest for swimming?

The cleanest beaches for swimming in Norfolk have been revealed in a study by Holiday Park Guru.

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‘Coke King’ sent 20kg of cocaine from Norfolk post offices

Louis Boyle ran an online network called ‘Coke Kings’ that he used to supply customers across the UK.