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A weekend of fundraising is ahead for a community which hopes to support a seven-year-old boy diagnosed with an extremely rare form of cancer.

This half term the Norwich Gaming Festival returns to the city so to celebrate we have compiled a list of ten of the best games of all time.

Norwich

Police have launched a number of appeals after several jewellery burglaries have taken place across Norfolk in recent weeks.

Norwich

East Of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST) is reminding the public about simple tips to stay safe during the expected mixed weather due this bank holiday weekend.

Business owners are being encouraged to help offenders get a foothold in the job market to drive down the £15bn annual bill which reoffending incurs for the country.

Norwich

A new awards set to be launched later this year will aim to recognise and celebrate the many different businesses in Thetford.

Roy Brame

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Crime

Norwich

Police have launched a number of appeals after several jewellery burglaries have taken place across Norfolk in recent weeks.

A man was threatened with a knife and hit with a hammer during am aggravated burglary in Thetford.

It is a crime that so many people fall victim to, including one man in his 80s who lost more than £85,000 as a result of it. However, it is also one so few are willing to talk about.

West Norfolk

A fire next door to an empty pub led firefighters to discover a large cannabis factory.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service

Hundreds of women in Norfolk at risk of domestic violence were given details of their partner’s abusive history last year.

Health

East Of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST) is reminding the public about simple tips to stay safe during the expected mixed weather due this bank holiday weekend.

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Money could be shifted between health and social care organisations in Norfolk and Waveney under a new structure which aims to integrate different groups more effectively.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

St John Ambulance is urging people who have saved someone’s life using first aid to come forward with their story for the charity’s prestigious Everyday Heroes Awards.

A former health minister has claimed ambulance bosses “misled” MPs on a number of matters relating to winter pressures.

Norman Lamb

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Education

Yesterday, 09:02

For thousands of students around Norfolk and Suffolk, exams have now arrived.

Half-a-million pounds of government money could be put towards tackling exclusion in Norfolk’s schools, after a bid was submitted by council officers.

Labour

The future of a popular pre-school which was under threat of closure has been temporarily secured.

Collected lots of Sports for Schools tokens and wondering what to do next? Here’s everything you need to know.

Exam season is about to start for thousands of teenagers across Norfolk. As major changes are being introduced to the GCSE grading system, reporter SOPHIE WYLLIE looks at what this means for pupils and parents.

United Kingdom

Business

Norwich

Business owners are being encouraged to help offenders get a foothold in the job market to drive down the £15bn annual bill which reoffending incurs for the country.

While many businesses are bemoaning the trade barriers which Brexit could cause, a logistics company off the A11 has found a silver lining.

Amazon

Jamie Brown, head of knowledge and development at Archant, introduces Local Impact.

How to improve wellbeing in the workplace was the focus of an annual employment conference which was held during Mental Health Awareness Week.

United Kingdom

A new website has been launched by Norfolk County Council, geared towards making apprenticeships more accessible in the county.

Norfolk County Council

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A weekend of fundraising is ahead for a community which hopes to support a seven-year-old boy diagnosed with an extremely rare form of cancer.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Sunday, April 1, 2018

News that divers hope to find the wreckage of a Suffolk military plane has Michael Cole remembering the events of 1969, and hoping the mystery might finally be solved

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US Air Force

Police have launched a number of appeals after several jewellery burglaries have taken place across Norfolk in recent weeks.

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Norwich
Yesterday, 09:02

For thousands of students around Norfolk and Suffolk, exams have now arrived.

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Yesterday, 17:00

A new awards set to be launched later this year will aim to recognise and celebrate the many different businesses in Thetford.

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Roy Brame

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