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The East Coast Truckers Convoy heading towards Lowestoft along the A47. 

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East Coast Truckers convoy celebrates its 30th anniversary

Scores of children enjoyed an extra special day out as a convoy of trucks took them on a trip from Norwich to Pleasurewood Hills near Lowestoft.

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One of the new Norwich park and ride buses. Pic: Submitted.

New £3.3m bus fleet in Norwich park and ride shake-up

A major shake-up of Norwich’s park and ride service will be launched in just over a week, with bosses having spent £3.3m on a new fleet of buses.

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Tony Burlingham in Upper St Giles, where he owned four properties in 2007.  Photo: Bill Smith
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Budget hotel manager outlines future ambitions amid customer complaints

The manager of several under-fire budget hotels, marketed under the MJB Group label, has outlined plans to either redevelop or sell off the properties.

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The Gatehouse pub on Dereham Road has just become a listed building. Landlord John Gates raises a glass. Pic: Nick Butcher.

Find out why heritage chiefs decided to protect a Norwich pub

A Norwich pub built between the wars is to be safeguarded for future generations, after heritage watchdogs named it as one of 21 across the county to be given special protection.

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Owner of mobile phone linking Burmese migrant workers to Hannah Witheridge murder never established

Defence lawyers at the Koh Tao murder trial believe the UK authorities may never have confirmed who owned a mobile phone, cited by Thai police as linking two Burmese migrant workers to the crimes.

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Oscar, Honey and Arthur Pope on the GoGoDragons! trail in Cathedral Close.

GoGoDragons! fans encouraged to enjoy last full weekend of the Norwich trail

Dragon fans are being encouraged to go out and enjoy the last full weekend of the GoGoDragons! trail in Norwich.

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Artist Antonella Beschomer, with GoGoDragon! Skipper which was inspired by the artwork around the Royal Arcade, and named after the Arcade's designer George Skipper. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY.

Skipper the GoGoDragon! celebrates work of Norwich architect

Dragon hunters who venture into Norwich’s Royal Arcade will find a mythological creature inspired by one of the city’s great architects.

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Dirty Dancing's Jessie Hart and Lewis Kirk - who play Baby and Johnny in the stage show in Jarrold’s new-look fashion floor where they demonstrated their dance skills to a crowd of shoppers. Photo : Steve Adams

Dirty Dancing stars entertain Norwich shoppers

Stars of the musical Dirty Dancing have been showing off their moves at a Norwich department store.

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The cast of Grease perform outside after being evacuated from the Playhouse theatre. Photo by Emily Claxton.

Fire alarm halts Grease performance at Norwich’s Playhouse - but the show goes on outside

A fire alarm couldn’t stop a performance of Grease in Norwich last night.

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Peter Kent's Fatal Gates book. Picture: Peter Kent

A city history book with a difference

How to describe The Fatal Gates of Norwich is a challenge. It is a book like no other. It is unique, brilliant and the chances are it will make you laugh out loud as it blends fact and fiction in a glorious way.

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Take the last bite of the summer sunshine cherry with Sundown Festival at the Norfolk Showground in Norwich

Soak up the one of the last festivals of the season and among the most reasonably priced with Sundown at Norwich which celebrates a mix of pop, drum n bass and urban.

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Dusan Tadic struck twice for Southampton in a 3-0 Premier League win against Norwich City. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Sent-off Norwich City defender Steven Whittaker made the wrong call for Alex Neil in 3-0 Premier League defeat at Southampton

Alex Neil was left to rue Steven Whittaker’s ‘wrong call’ in Norwich City’s 3-0 Premier League defeat at Southampton, which hinged on a first half red card for the Scottish international.

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Steven Whittaker picked up two quick yellow cards in the first half of Norwich City's 3-0 Premier League defeat at Southampton  Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Southampton 3 Norwich City 0

Ten-man Norwich City crashed to a 3-0 Premier League defeat against rampant Southampton on Sunday afternoon at St Mary’s.

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John Ruddy can not hide his frustration after a late concession at Sunderland.

John Ruddy confident Norwich City can prove the doubters wrong

John Ruddy has revealed the burning desire to prove they belong in the Premier League is what drives Norwich City’s squad.

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Steven Whittaker lashes home Norwich City's second in a 3-1 Premier League win at Sunderland. 
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Southampton’s Europa League campaign could work in Norwich City’s favour

Alex Neil serenely dealt with the fall-out from Lewis Grabban’s wobble at Rotherham but it’s Southampton counterpart Ronald Koeman who appears to have more cause for concern ahead of Norwich City’s Premier League trip.

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Alex Neil has run the rule over Wolves' Benik Afobe.

Norwich City manager Alex Neil feeling good about transfer business

Alex Neil is enjoying the cut and thrust of the final days of Norwich City’s summer-long transfer quest.

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Freddie Sears returns after being on the bench at Doncaster.

Team news: Ipswich Town v Brighton

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy has made seven changes from the team that won 4-1 at Doncaster Rovers in midweek, for today’s top-of-the-table Championship clash with Brighton.

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David McGoldrick goes very close with a second half shot at Doncaster

Ipswich Town v Brighton: Blues face team similar to McCarthy sides of old

A victory against Brighton & Hove Albion in a top-of-the-table clash at Portman Road today, would be the perfect tonic for Mick McCarthy’s men, heading into the international break.

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Chris Henderson in action for Lowestoft Town during last weekend's cruel 1-0 loss at AFC Fylde. 
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Live updates: Lowestoft Town v Corby Town

Lowestoft Town return to the comforts of home this afternoon as they look to bring an end to a three-match losing streak in National League North – and we’ll be there to bring you all the action.

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