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  1. Norwich schoolboy Luke, 13, on a mission to help lives of people in need in TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    Luke Carter, who set up the Norwich Tanzania Association in 2012, and volunteers load up furniture donated by Catton Grove Primary School tp be shipped to Tanzania. Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

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  2. Flood alert warnings 'no longer in force' for the Suffolk ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    Seven flood alert warnings for along the Suffolk coast and Broads areas of Norfolk are no longer in force, the Environment Agency have confirmed. The alerts were put in place last night for the Suffolk Coast from Lowestoft to Bawdsey; the Tidal Deben Estuary; the Suffolk Coast at Southwold; the Suffolk and Essex Coast from Felixstowe to Clacton including Orwell and Stour Estuaries; Tidal Rivers Bure from Wroxham Bridge, Ant, and Thurne from Hickling to Breydon Water, theTidal River Waveney from Ellingham to Breydon Water and the Tidal River Yare from Thorpe St Andrew to Breydon Water.

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  3. Fighting Norwich homelessness - why night shelters alone are not enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Evening News

    Nina Parmar, who has been helped by LEAP, a Norwich City Council & St Martins Housing Trust initiative. Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

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  4. VIDEO: 'Bubbly' Santa drives festive cheerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | BBC News

    A retired telephone engineer says he has given some festive cheer to shoppers in Norfolk after adding a giant Santa hat to his bright red bubble car. Rod Emmerson, 71, from Thorpe St Andrew, in Norwich, spent about 12 months restoring the Heinkel Trojan 200 which he bought for A 5,000.

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  5. Suffolk fraudster has confiscation order reduced from A 180,000 to A 8,000 on appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Ipswich Evening Star

    A former company boss convicted in a large-scale fraud case has won his appeal against a judgement which said his criminal benefit was 1.3million. Schools, charities and businesses in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex were duped out of thousands of pounds in what Ipswich Crown Court was told was a A 1m telecoms fraud.

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  6. Man appears in court after two dogs shot on Mousehold Heath, NorwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    A 20-year-old man has appeared in court after two dogs were shot with an air weapon on Mousehold Heath in Norwich. Kerney Grantham, of Yarmouth Road, Thorpe St Andrew, appeared before Norwich magistrates yesterday, and was remanded in custody until December 19, when he is due to appear for a first hearing at Norwich Crown Court.

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  7. Man appears in court charged with shooting two dogs in Mousehold Heath, NorwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Evening News

    A man has been charged after two dogs were shot with an air weapon at Mousehold Heath in Norwich. Police were called at 3pm on Wednesday, December 10, following reports of an armed man in the area.

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  8. Ofsted's annual report on region's schools finds Norfolk and Suffolk are still strugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    Norfolk has one of the worst records for children attending good or outstanding primary and secondary schools in the region, according to Ofsted. The watchdog's chief inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw has today reported that a child starting out in the East of England has a better than average chance of attending a good or outstanding early years provider - but that probability decreases as the youngster progresses to secondary and further education.

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  9. Bid to help save community pubs in Norwich from demolition or change of useRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Evening News

    Community pubs in Norwich could be handed a lifeline if the city council is given more powers to stop them being turned into supermarkets or demolished without the need for planning permission. Of the 35 pubs lost in Norwich in the last decade, many have been converted to restaurants and other commercial uses without the need for formal planning permission for the change of use.

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  10. Popular family pub in Norwich re-opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    A popular family pub in Thorpe St Andrew has re-opened and the owners are keen to give the local people their pub back. After being closed for four months, the Buck Inn, on Yarmouth Road, will once again be serving drinks for its regulars.

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  11. Canoe launch point at Thorpe St Andrew unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Evening News

    And eight canoe trails have also been created on the north and south Broads to make the most of the region's rivers. The A 12,000 project is part of new facilities planned by the Broads Authority with the Wensum River Parkway Partnership.

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  12. Girl, 11, approached by man in Thorpe St AndrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Evening News

    The incident took place at about 3.30pm today when the victim was walking alone on Laundry Lane in the direction of Pound Lane, adjacent to Eastern Crescent. The suspect is described as white, about 5ft 10ins to 5ft 11ins tall, clean shaven, aged in his late 40s or early 50s, and had what are described as three scabby scratches on his left cheek.

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  13. New hope for flooding communities in NorwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Evening News

    A series of reports due to be released next month could prompt a cash injection to help protect the areas of Norwich and Broadland damaged by floodwaters. And Norwich North MP Chloe Smith is said to be planning to use the evidence gleaned from the reports to lobby central government on the need to better protect people's homes.

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  14. Tree planted in memorial to William Bradley who raised more that A 150,000 for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Evening News

    A special memorial has been planted in honour of a dedicated charity fundraiser who raised more than 150,000 to help local patients. William Bradley, of Furze Road, Thorpe St Andrew, began fundraising in the 1990s after his grandaughter was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis.

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  15. Picture quiz: Can you identify these 10 Cub Scout badges?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    Norwich super cubs Serena and Jared Gambling of 15th Norwich Air Scout Group Cub Section, who have gained all 43 available activity badges. Photo: Simon Finlay Thorpe St Andrew twins Jared and Serena Gambling have earned every single badge in just three years, but can you identify the 10 badges in our picture quiz? Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments.

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  16. Meet the Norwich twins who've collected every Cub badge possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Evening News

    Norwich super cubs Serena and Jared Gambling of 15th Norwich Air Scout Group Cub Section, who have gained all 43 available activity badges. Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

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  17. Norfolk mental health charity fears cuts may deny help to the vulnerableRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    Bosses of a Norfolk mental health charity fear that funding cuts will leave them unable to help the most vulnerable people. The 47-year-old from Sprowston, suffers from bipolar disorder and was in crisis when she reached out to the charity.

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  18. 'It will be brilliant' - Mr Universe to open stall on Norwich MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Evening News

    Barny du Plessis and his fiancA e Josie Keck, who have won several bodybuilding trophies, including Barny winning Mr Universe 2014. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY He moved to Thorpe St Andrew with his strongwoman fiance Josie Keck, 41, this year, as she wanted to live nearer to family in the North Walsham area.

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  19. School choirs come together in fine voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    More than 300 students from City of Norwich School, Flegg High School, Hethersett Old Hall School, Notre Dame High School, Wymondham College, Thetford Grammar School and Thorpe St Andrew High School and the Norwich School perform in High School Choir Festival Concert at St Andrew's Hall, Norwich. Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

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  20. Inspector praises progress at St William's Primary School in Thorpe St AndrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    A primary school in Thorpe St Andrew has been told it is taking "effective action" to address areas that an Ofsted inspection said required improvement. Inspector Samantha Stewart visited St William's Primary School on October 9, and a letter published this week praised headteacher Sarah Shirras, who had been in post for eight days during the previous inspection in May, for her "palpable passion" for the school.

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