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Geoffrey Hodson, 92, enjoying his exercises at Gym 121 with personal trainer and owner Brad Williams. Geoffrey could barely walk and had a hunched back and is now greatly improved. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Ninety-two and still fighting fit - how exercise helped cure Geoffrey’s hunched back

At first glance, Geoffrey Hodson does not appear to be your typical fitness fanatic.

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The Royal Norwich Golf Club in Hellesdon, which could make way for up to a thousand homes.  Photo: Bill Smith

Public urged to have say over Royal Norwich Golf Club homes bid

People have been urged to make their views known over proposals which would see a thousand homes and a school built on the edge of Norwich.

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Solar panels. Picture: Press Association

Energy chiefs warn solar subsidy cuts could pull investment away from the region

Energy experts have warned the region could lose out on future investment after the government announced it was consulting on plans to cut solar subsidies.

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Elliott Bennett of Norwich heads clear during the pre season friendly match at Carrow Road, Norwich Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd 28/07/2015

Mustard TV Norwich City coverage

Mustard TV has apologised after satellite issues prevented its coverage of Norwich City’s pre-season friendly against West Ham from being broadcast live this evening.

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Police Officers. Picture: Ian Burt

Thieves steal three bikes from shed and garden in Norwich

Thieves stole three bikes from a shed and a garden in Norwich.

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David Purdy.

Police helicopter scrambled in search for missing Norwich man David Purdy

The police helicopter has been scrambled to search for a missing Norwich man.

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Martin Johnson and Sherrie Halsey: Picture by Mark Benfield.

Duo spend day seeing every dragon in city

It was a 10-hour quest which required more than 46,000 footsteps and around 1,500 calories.

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Dragon 'knitathon' participant Rosie Miller knits dragons to help fill the windows at the Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Woolly dragons take over the Museum of Norwich

A group of knitting enthusiasts will be mixing fire and yarn this summer to create their own flock of woolly GoGoDragons!

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Lattitude 2015. Picture: Steve Hunt

Ten happy years on - an ode to Latitude Festival

As it’s 10th birthday passes, David Powles looks at what makes Latitude Festival so special?

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The EDP Young Reporters at Latitude

Eastern Daily Press Young Reporters for Latitude 2015

Teenagers at Latitude Festival are given the chance to experience life as a journalist at the festival as part of a tie up between the newspaper and Culture Works East. Here is a selection of some of their work and photos, including a group from Wymondham High School.

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The crowd at Alt-J on Friday night at Latitude Festival 2015 - Paul Bayfield

What happened at Latitude festival? Your five-minute digest

We’ve put together the best reviews, photos and videos from this weekend’s Latitude festival below.

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Norwich City's Gary Hooper tussles for the ball with West Ham's defenders in Tuesday's 1-0 friendly defeat at Carrow Road. 
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Norwich City chief Alex Neil upbeat after West Ham friendly loss

Alex Neil was far from downcast at the manner of Norwich City’s 1-0 friendly defeat to Premier League rivals West Ham on Tuesday night on the club’s 80th anniversary celebrations at Carrow Road.

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Harleston Magpies hockey club feature.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Photo gallery: Future looks bright for Harleston Magpies following celebration of 80th year

As Harleston Magpies celebrate their 80th year sports reporter David Freezer went along to the north Suffolk club to find out how an isolated rural outfit has proved so successful

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Norwich manager Alex Neil insisted City's pursuit of Hull's Robbie Brady is entering the end game after watching Tuesday's 1-0 friendly defeat to West Ham. 
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Norwich City’s Alex Neil confirms Robbie Brady pursuit enters the end game; Andre Wisdom is also on his radar

Alex Neil insisted on Tuesday night Robbie Brady is not yet a Norwich City player – but the transfer saga is entering its final throes.

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Norwich City forward Ricky van Wolfswinkel slams his shot against West Ham keeper Adrian in Tuesday's 1-0 friendly defeat. 
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Norwich City 0 West Ham United 1

Norwich City slipped to a 1-0 friendly defeat on their 80th anniversary celebrations at Carrow Road on Tuesday night against impressive Premier League rivals West Ham.

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Shaun Bammant in action for Lowestoft Town during a 2-1 friendly defeat to Football League club Luton Town at Crown Meadow earlier this month. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Live updates: Dereham Town v Lowestoft Town

Pre-season preparations continue for Dereham Town and Lowestoft Town when the teams meet at Aldiss Park this evening.

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Roberto Soldado looks to be on his way out of Tottenham. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Spanish side join the hunt to end striker’s Spurs nightmare

Villarreal are keen on bringing Roberto Soldado back to Spain this summer.

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All smile for (L-R) Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Aaron Ramsey. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

PHOTOS: Ramsey, Ospina, Cazorla and Arsenal team-mates are all smiles at open training

Arsenal’s first team squad were in a relaxed mood at ‘members day’ at the Emirates on Tuesday.

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Ipswich Town fans in fine voice at Watford. Photo: PAGEPIX LTD

Top-end Ipswich Town tickets among most expensive in Championship league

Top-end ticket prices for Ipswich Town Championship games have emerged as some of the most expensive in the league.

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