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Rebekah Chilvers trained on the Lynn News before moving over to launch Suffolk News in 2020 as one of its two news editors.

Disabled woman ‘distressed’ after three attacks on her do not result in criminal charges

21 May 2024
Disabled woman ‘distressed’ after three attacks on her do not result in criminal charges

Disabled woman ‘distressed’ after three attacks on her do not result in criminal charges

21 May 2024

A disabled woman says she has been left afraid to leave her home as she believes “attacks” against her in Lynn are not being taken seriously.


‘It’s getting worse and worse’: Man, 79, ‘at wits’ end’ over rat and fly issues at home

17 May 2024
‘It’s getting worse and worse’: Man, 79, ‘at wits’ end’ over rat and fly issues at home

‘It’s getting worse and worse’: Man, 79, ‘at wits’ end’ over rat and fly issues at home

17 May 2024

A 79-year-old man has said he is at his “wits’ end” after being plagued by rat issues at his home for almost a decade.

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Most successful tulips event yet as more than £300K raised for hospice

10 May 2024
Most successful tulips event yet as more than £300K raised for hospice

Most successful tulips event yet as more than £300K raised for hospice

10 May 2024

An “incredible” event which saw thousands of visitors enjoy the vibrant sight of 6.3million tulips in West Norfolk was the most successful to date.


Woman, 48, handed suspended jail sentence after stabbing man in chest

09 May 2024
Woman, 48, handed suspended jail sentence after stabbing man in chest

Woman, 48, handed suspended jail sentence after stabbing man in chest

09 May 2024

A 48-year-old woman who admitted stabbing a man in the chest following an argument has avoided jail.

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Woman sentenced after racially abusing custody staff and repeatedly assaulting police officers

07 May 2024
Woman sentenced after racially abusing custody staff and repeatedly assaulting police officers

Woman sentenced after racially abusing custody staff and repeatedly assaulting police officers

07 May 2024

A woman who assaulted police officers five times on three different occasions has avoided jail.

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Man arrested and pedestrian seriously hurt after hit-and-run crash

05 May 2024
Man arrested and pedestrian seriously hurt after hit-and-run crash

Man arrested and pedestrian seriously hurt after hit-and-run crash

05 May 2024

A man has been arrested after a hit-and-run crash left a pedestrian seriously injured.


Man charged with attempted rape and sexual assault after incidents in town

03 May 2024
Man charged with attempted rape and sexual assault after incidents in town

Man charged with attempted rape and sexual assault after incidents in town

03 May 2024

A man has been charged with attempted rape, sexual assault and actual bodily harm following two incidents.


Pair set to appear in court after police called to village disturbance

03 May 2024
Pair set to appear in court after police called to village disturbance

Pair set to appear in court after police called to village disturbance

03 May 2024

Two people have been charged with using threatening language after police were called to reports of a disturbance on Thursday.


From busser at 17 to MD at 27: How Jon made his way to the top at popular restaurant

03 May 2024
From busser at 17 to MD at 27: How Jon made his way to the top at popular restaurant

From busser at 17 to MD at 27: How Jon made his way to the top at popular restaurant

03 May 2024

When Jon Grief started working at a restaurant in 2013, he would have been hard-pressed to imagine he would be taking on the top job 10 years later.

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‘Prolific offender’ banned from town centre for two years

01 May 2024
‘Prolific offender’ banned from town centre for two years

‘Prolific offender’ banned from town centre for two years

01 May 2024

A “prolific offender” has been banned from a town centre and drinking outside in public after emergency worker assaults.


Rotary members see cancer centre’s work in action after supporting cause

01 May 2024
Rotary members see cancer centre’s work in action after supporting cause

Rotary members see cancer centre’s work in action after supporting cause

01 May 2024

Members of a community organisation have paid a visit to a cancer centre it has recently supported to see its work in action.


22-year-old who died in A10 crash named as inquest is opened

30 April 2024
22-year-old who died in A10 crash named as inquest is opened

22-year-old who died in A10 crash named as inquest is opened

30 April 2024

A man in his 20s who died after a crash on the A10 has been named as the inquest into his death was opened.


Vehicle crashed into house during hit-and-run incident

30 April 2024
Vehicle crashed into house during hit-and-run incident

Vehicle crashed into house during hit-and-run incident

30 April 2024

Police are appealing for witnesses after a hit-and-run saw a vehicle crash into a house and a parked vehicle.


Work to repair historic chapel sees steeplejacks scale its tall tower

26 April 2024
Work to repair historic chapel sees steeplejacks scale its tall tower

Work to repair historic chapel sees steeplejacks scale its tall tower

26 April 2024

Work to repair a historic chapel and preserve it for years to come has seen trained professionals scale the heights of its tower.


Man in 20s dies following two-vehicle crash on A10

25 April 2024
Man in 20s dies following two-vehicle crash on A10

Man in 20s dies following two-vehicle crash on A10

25 April 2024

A man in his 20s has died after a two-vehicle crash on the A10 on Wednesday evening.


Couple want to continue providing ‘best cuts in town’ as barbershop stays in the family

25 April 2024
Couple want to continue providing ‘best cuts in town’ as barbershop stays in the family

Couple want to continue providing ‘best cuts in town’ as barbershop stays in the family

25 April 2024

A barbershop which has been providing fresh cuts to residents for more than 20 years is staying in the family after its founder retired.


Five vehicles scratched in spate of overnight incidents on residential road

24 April 2024
Five vehicles scratched in spate of overnight incidents on residential road

Five vehicles scratched in spate of overnight incidents on residential road

24 April 2024

A number of vehicles have been damaged in a spate of incidents this month, prompting police to appeal for witnesses.


School sets up pre-loved prom shop to ensure no student misses out

24 April 2024
School sets up pre-loved prom shop to ensure no student misses out

School sets up pre-loved prom shop to ensure no student misses out

24 April 2024

A ‘pre-loved prom shop’ has been set up at a secondary school, with the aim of ensuring that no student misses out.


33-year-old charged with criminal damage after climbing onto roof of betting shop

23 April 2024
33-year-old charged with criminal damage after climbing onto roof of betting shop

33-year-old charged with criminal damage after climbing onto roof of betting shop

23 April 2024

A man has been charged with criminal damage and a public order offence after climbing onto the roof of a building on Sunday evening.


Tulip fields fundraiser welcomes thousands of visitors from all over country

22 April 2024
Tulip fields fundraiser welcomes thousands of visitors from all over country

Tulip fields fundraiser welcomes thousands of visitors from all over country

22 April 2024

Thousands of visitors from all over the country have taken in the sight of six million brightly coloured tulips on fields in West Norfolk.


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