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Library photo of Norfolk coroner's court in Norwich.

Appeal for next of kin to come forward following the death of 78-year-old woman from Norwich

The next of kin of a 78-year-old woman who died at the weekend are being urged to make contact with the coroner’s office in Norwich.

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Jessica Hallybone sent in a photo of herself, Erika Johnson and two alpacas (Timmy and Jet).

Photo Gallery: Where you like to read your EDP

No matter how you read the paper, either the printed or digital versions, we want to see your photos of you reading it. Here are some of the submissions we’ve received so far.

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Sam Clafin with his wife Laura Haddock at the Glamour Magazine Women Of The Year Awards. Photo: Joel Ryan/PA.

Interview with Sam Claflin: From Costessey High School to Hollywood stardom

He’s the former Costessey High School student who is making waves in Hollywood. And with three films released this autumn, Sam Claflin is having the time of his life, as he explains to KEELEY BOLGER.

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DETAILS OBSCURED BY PA PICTURE DESK File photo dated 26/08/2014 of a car tax disc as the paper-form becomes obsolete today after being a feature in car windscreens since 1921. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Wednesday October 1, 2014. See PA story TRANSPORT TaxDisc. Photo credit should read: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

New paperless car tax system descends into chaos - have you been affected?

The first day of the paperless car tax system has descended into chaos with the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website buckling under “unprecedented demand” for the electronic version of the disc.

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Shadow chancellor Ed Balls chats to Neide Beck, cleaning supervisor with Interserve, and Stuart Wright, member of the national living wage council, during his visit to Aviva's Marble Hall to talk about paying a living wage. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Video: Shadow chancellor Ed Balls says Lotus jobs shock leaves questions unanswered on trip to Norwich

Has the government done enough to support Lotus and has the Norfolk car manufacturer done enough with the millions of pounds it received from the regional growth fund to save jobs here in the county?

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Mayor of London Boris Johnson during his speech to delegates at the Conservative Party annual  conference in the International Convention Centre, Birmingham. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday September 30, 2014. See PA TORY stories. Photo credit should read: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

TORY CONFERENCE: Suffolk Doctor slams plans for seven-day GP access

A senior Norfolk doctor dismissed David Cameron’s pledge of extended-hours access to a GP seven days a week for every NHS patient in England as a political gimmick, warning of a recruitment crisis of “monumental proportions”.

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Reepham Festival 2013. Dove & Boweevil. PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Norwich Oxjam festival launch gig set for Open venue

Four bands will kick off this year’s Norwich Oxjam festival at a special launch gig at Open.

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GoGoDragon competition

GoGoDragons! competition designs inspired by everything from the Loch Ness Monster to Dennis the Menace

From the Loch Ness Monster to Dennis the Menace to Norwich City Football Club - people of all ages have been inspired by all sorts of ideas for their entries into our design-a-dragon competition.

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Theatre feat pix 25/9/14

View from the stalls has shows for every taste

Comedies in the past, present and future. historical drama to Noel Coward, George Bernard Shaw and Shakespeare for younger audiences. This week sees a diverse selection on our stages. SIMON PARKIN highlights what see from the stalls.

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Aaron Watson, of Watlington, during his stint as Billy in the West End show Billy Elliott in 2011.

Aaron set to re-live his Billy star role

A Norfolk-and-bred real-life Billy Elliot is set to take to London’s West End once again this weekend. ADELE NORRIS reports.

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Autumn feat pix 25/9/14

Autumnal treats in store for all culture vultures

Summer might be slipping away, but autumn won’t disappoint culture vultures. From theatre to dance, music to comedy, there’s a plethora of cultural delights in the coming weeks. SIMON PARKIN offers a guide to some of this autumn’s hottest ticket.

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A sneak peek of the latest decorated GoGoDragon for the Break charity. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Photo gallery: Third GoGoDragon! gets set to be unveiled in Norwich today

With one of his eyes peeking out from beneath his blanket, the third GoGoDragon! is getting ready to be unveiled at an event in Norwich today.

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Steven Whittaker and André Bikey tangle at Carrow Road on Tuesday night. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City will have to expect more of the same this season says Steven Whittaker

Carrow Road frustration is something Norwich City are going to have to get used to – and beat – this season, according to Steven Whittaker.

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This challenge by Norwich City's Bradley Johnson on Charlton goalkeeper Stephen Henderson ruled out Russell Martin's 'goal'. Picture: Paul Chesterton / Focus Images

Norwich City 0, Charlton Athletic 1 - Rate the players

What do you think of Norwich City’s performance against Charlton Athletic? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

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Footballer-turned-boxer Leon McKenzie.

Canaries hero Leon McKenzie aims for titles of a different kind

Former Norwich City striker Leon McKenzie – famously a title winner with the Canaries in 2004 – is hoping to add another honour to his list.

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Luke Tuttle scored for Dereham in their win at Ware. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Dereham Town enjoy their Ryman North travels again with 2-1 win at Ware

Dereham Town made it back to back league away wins by coming from behind to record a 2-1 victory away at Ware.

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Wroxham manager Stewart Larter. Photo: Steve Adams

Ryman North leaders Harlow hit back to leave Wroxham disappointed

Luke Cuthbert’s 66th-minute header earned league leaders Harlow Town all three points against a spirited Wroxham.

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Xavier Lake of Hooks ABC

Stuntman Xavier Lake ready for action at London finals with Hooks ABC

Hooks ABC boxer Xavier Lake says he is in the best shape of his life ahead of his Under-75kgs semi-final clash with Ashley Dumetz (Fitzroy Lodge) at the London round of the development championships in Lewisham on Saturday afternoon.

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Matt Clifford (3) watches his cross deflect wide for a corner

Potters Bar slip to a second narrow loss

Potters Bar Town suffered their second consecutive 1-0 Southern League defeat on Saturday as they went down at home to Aylesbury United.

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Wealdstone striker Enoch Showunmi. Pic: Alan Palmer

Wealdstone boss Bartlett delighted to have finally landed Showunmi

Wealdstone manager Gordon Bartlett was first aware of Enoch Showunmi 15 years ago when he had the striker scouted at Willesden Constantine – and, after may years of perseverance, he has finally got his man.

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