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Important general election guidance issued to voters and candidates

29 May 2024
Important general election guidance issued to voters and candidates

Important general election guidance issued to voters and candidates

29 May 2024

West Norfolk Council has issued advice to residents and prospective candidates ahead of July’s general election.


More than 150 high risk gravestones to be laid down next week

29 May 2024
More than 150 high risk gravestones to be laid down next week

More than 150 high risk gravestones to be laid down next week

29 May 2024

More than 150 gravestones which are at high risk of falling over are to be laid down by specialists from next week.


Key road connecting residents to the A10 is closed for four weeks

29 May 2024
Key road connecting residents to the A10 is closed for four weeks

Key road connecting residents to the A10 is closed for four weeks

29 May 2024

A key road connecting residents to the A10 will be closed for four weeks while pavement resurfacing work is carried out.


Four-feet high nettles around village set to be cut next week

29 May 2024
Four-feet high nettles around village set to be cut next week

Four-feet high nettles around village set to be cut next week

29 May 2024

Work to cut down high weeds around a West Norfolk village will start next week amid worries that poor visibility could result in a serious crash.


Will decision on whether fast food giant can come to town be delayed again?

28 May 2024
Will decision on whether fast food giant can come to town be delayed again?

Will decision on whether fast food giant can come to town be delayed again?

28 May 2024

A decision on whether a new burger joint can be built in our area could be made within weeks - if it is not pushed back again.

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‘Unlucky in love’ flamingo lays first egg at age of 70

28 May 2024
‘Unlucky in love’ flamingo lays first egg at age of 70

‘Unlucky in love’ flamingo lays first egg at age of 70

28 May 2024

A flamingo described as having been "unlucky in love" has laid her first egg at a nature reserve aged 70.


Bright future as historic church roof is restored after devastating blaze

28 May 2024
Bright future as historic church roof is restored after devastating blaze

Bright future as historic church roof is restored after devastating blaze

28 May 2024

A bright future is on the horizon for a historic village church which has now had its roof replaced following a devastating fire.


‘Does someone have to be killed?’: Serious concerns about overgrown weeds along roads

28 May 2024
‘Does someone have to be killed?’: Serious concerns about overgrown weeds along roads

‘Does someone have to be killed?’: Serious concerns about overgrown weeds along roads

28 May 2024

A worried driver has been left fearing for the worst after overgrown weeds contributed to her being involved in a car crash.

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Rare railway barrier seriously damaged after being lowered too early and struck by train

24 May 2024
Rare railway barrier seriously damaged after being lowered too early and struck by train

Rare railway barrier seriously damaged after being lowered too early and struck by train

24 May 2024

A rare 60-year-old railway barrier was seriously damaged after a train struck it when an operator lowered it too early.

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‘Bring it on’: MP candidates have their first say ahead of general election

23 May 2024
‘Bring it on’: MP candidates have their first say ahead of general election

‘Bring it on’: MP candidates have their first say ahead of general election

23 May 2024

West Norfolk candidates are gearing up for six weeks of intense campaigning after Rishi Sunak announced a general election.

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Postman died after A10 crash - but ‘strong possibility’ better hospital care could have saved him

22 May 2024
Postman died after A10 crash - but ‘strong possibility’ better hospital care could have saved him

Postman died after A10 crash - but ‘strong possibility’ better hospital care could have saved him

22 May 2024

A postman died after being hit by a driver who failed to stop at a high-speed junction - but his deterioration in hospital could have been prevented.


New council leader expected to announce cabinet shake-up in the coming days

21 May 2024
New council leader expected to announce cabinet shake-up in the coming days

New council leader expected to announce cabinet shake-up in the coming days

21 May 2024

West Norfolk Council officially has a new leader - and he has pledged to get down to business straightaway.

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‘Jobs will be a benefit to the town’: Building work on new supermarket gets under way

21 May 2024
‘Jobs will be a benefit to the town’: Building work on new supermarket gets under way

‘Jobs will be a benefit to the town’: Building work on new supermarket gets under way

21 May 2024

Building work is finally under way as a new Lidl is constructed in town.


Two men caught in the act as they stole catalytic converter from garage

21 May 2024
Two men caught in the act as they stole catalytic converter from garage

Two men caught in the act as they stole catalytic converter from garage

21 May 2024

Two men were caught in the act as they plundered scrap metal from a town business.


‘She didn’t come to England to be a thief’: Woman used well-known technique to steal from shop

21 May 2024
‘She didn’t come to England to be a thief’: Woman used well-known technique to steal from shop

‘She didn’t come to England to be a thief’: Woman used well-known technique to steal from shop

21 May 2024

A woman used a well-known technique to steal products from a town chemist - but was unable to evade the authorities for long.

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MP hopeful enlists help from ‘the man in the white suit’ in bid to oust Truss

20 May 2024
MP hopeful enlists help from ‘the man in the white suit’ in bid to oust Truss

MP hopeful enlists help from ‘the man in the white suit’ in bid to oust Truss

20 May 2024

An MP hopeful appears to have enlisted the support of a former anti-sleaze politician as he bids to oust Liz Truss.

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Police launch appeal after serious football assault - with victim discharged from hospital

20 May 2024
Police launch appeal after serious football assault - with victim discharged from hospital

Police launch appeal after serious football assault - with victim discharged from hospital

20 May 2024

Police have now launched an appeal following a serious assault at a football cup final.


21-year-old engineer caught driving through town with laughing gas in car

20 May 2024
21-year-old engineer caught driving through town with laughing gas in car

21-year-old engineer caught driving through town with laughing gas in car

20 May 2024

A 21-year-old timber engineer was caught travelling through town with laughing gas in his car.


‘I am ashamed’: Man caught drink-driving after four pints of Stella

20 May 2024
‘I am ashamed’: Man caught drink-driving after four pints of Stella

‘I am ashamed’: Man caught drink-driving after four pints of Stella

20 May 2024

A father has been left heartbroken after being caught drink-driving following a visit to the pub.


‘I use ket because I was stabbed’: Man caught in midst of a drug deal

20 May 2024
‘I use ket because I was stabbed’: Man caught in midst of a drug deal

‘I use ket because I was stabbed’: Man caught in midst of a drug deal

20 May 2024

A man who was caught in the midst of a drug deal said he started taking ketamine after being stabbed four years ago.


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