December 21 2014 Latest news:

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Jozef Kazmiertzak was last seen at an address in Ipswich Road in the Tuckswood area

Updated: Missing man is found safe and well in Dunston

A 62-year-old man who was reported missing in Norwich has been found safe and well.

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East of England ambulance control centre in Norwich. Call handler.  Photo: Bill Smith

More than 2,700 emergency 999 calls to ambulance service on ‘Black Friday’

More than 2,700 emergency 999 calls were made to the region’s ambulance trust yesterday on traditionally one of the busiest days of the year for the service.

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Norwich to London train line disruption due to signalling fault

Delays on the Norwich to London line are expected to continue until 5pm this afternoon, after a signalling fault.

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St Michael's Church choir singing in candlelight

Focus on 1914 Truce among Norfolk services celebrating Christmas

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas - especially in churches across our region as they prepare for the busiest week of the year.

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Clover Hill VA Infant and Nursery School head teacher, Helen Newell, deputy head Anna Gooch and pupils who have just had their first Ofsted report since changing to a Voluntary Aided school. 
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Norwich Primary School gets an early Christmas gift from Ofsted

A Norwich primary school has been given a Christmas present of an Ofsted report which praised its “outstanding curriculum.”

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Russell Evans and John Linford, new landlords of the York Tavern on Leicester Street in Norwich.

Picture: James Bass

New landlords pick up keys to get Norwich pub open for Christmas

The keys have been collected and a Golden Triangle pub will re-open before Christmas, its new landlords said today.

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Peter Pan at Norwich Theatre Royal

Familar faces fly into the tale of Neverland

Norwich Threatre Royal’s Peter Pan features a host of familiar faces - from long time panto favoruite Richard Gauntlett to two young stars returning to play Peter Pan and Mrs Darling just weeks after starring in West Side Story. Simon Parkin reports.

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Artist Kazz Morohashi with her Meow Mansion which is on display at the Cats Protection shop in Norwich.

Norwich artist creates gingerbread home for cats to raise awareness about neutering

Decorated in fairy lights and jelly stars, and with a party ring biscuit doubling as a Christmas wreath on the front door, this elaborate gingerbread house is home sweet home to Kitty and Boots and their 65 kittens.

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The Maddermarket Theatre's 2014 Christmas show - The Borrowers. Photo: Reflective Arts.

The Borrowers gets set to take to the Maddermarket Theatre’s stage tomorrow night

It is being billed as “the biggest little Christmas show” and tomorrow the curtain goes up on the Maddermarket Theatre’s festive production of The Borrowers.

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Norwich Puppet Theatre's 2014 Christmas show Beauty and the Beast. Photo: Andi Sapey.

Norwich Puppet Theatre’s Christmas show opens this weekend

Norwich Puppet Theatre’s Christmas show Beauty and the Beast opens to the public tomorrow - and its creators say it is a multi-media treat that will appeal to all ages.

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Norfolk's Caroline Flack is competing in the Strictly Come Dancing final this weekend. Photo: Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire


Mum’s nerves as Norfolk’s Caroline Flack gets set for Strictly Come Dancing final

Thousands of Norfolk viewers will be rooting for Thetford-born Caroline Flack when she appears in the Strictly Come Dancing final.

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Theatre Royal Norwich panto, Peter Pan. Pictured: Wendy and the boys. Picture: Submitted

Audiences set to enjoy a trip to Neverland as Peter Pan opens tomorrow in Norwich

Audiences are set to enjoy a magical trip to Neverland this Christmas as Peter Pan opens at Norwich Theatre Royal tomorrow.

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Former Norwich City footballer Malcolm Allen

Former Norwich City striker Malcolm Allen discusses his battle with alcoholism

Malcolm Allen has been ‘dry’ for nine years after winning his biggest battle – with booze. His troubles began during his days as a Norwich City player, as he told Gavin Caney.

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Cameron Jerome celebrates scoring Norwich City's first equaliser at the Ipro Stadium. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Championship video report: Derby 2, Norwich City 2

Michael Bailey reports from the Ipro Stadium as Norwich City dig in to equalise twice – and pick up a deserved point at promotion rivals Derby.

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Norwich City's Steven Whittaker celebrates his 89th minute equaliser in a 2-2 Championship draw at Derby. 
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Neil Adams insists Norwich City’s disallowed goal should have stood in 2-2 Derby draw

Neil Adams was convinced Norwich City were denied a clear first half goal in the Canaries 2-2 Championship draw at promotion rivals Derby County.

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Norwich City defender Steven Whittaker slammed home an 89th minute Championship equaliser in a 2-2 draw at Derby County. 
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Derby County 2 Norwich City 2

Norwich City defender Steven Whittaker salvaged a battling point for the Canaries after Derby’s Chris Martin threatened to haunt his old club in a 2-2 Saturday lunchtime Championship draw.

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Norwich's recent revival faces a stiff test at Derby County. 
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Gold standard required for Norwich City to stop Derby

Only Norwich City’s Championship best will do against the Rams.

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Dagenham & Redbridge manager Wayne Burnett at Plymouth Argyle (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Burnett: Goals change games

Daggers boss felt fine margins decided their game against the Pilgrims

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Rennes' Paul-Georges Ntep (left) in action against Paris Saint-Germain (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Spurs scouting former Arsenal transfer target as Lennon and Townsend linked with exits

Tottenham are keeping tabs on French starlet Paul-Georges Ntep ahead of the January transfer window, according to reports.

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Saracens' Director of Rugby Mark McCall  (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Mark McCall hails confidence boost as ‘clinical’ Saracens demolish London Welsh

Mark McCall insists Saracens have the spring back in their step after they ruthlessly despatched London Welsh 78-7 to pick up their first Aviva Premiership win in more than two months.

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