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Yesterday, 20:27
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Patients are dying at higher than expected rates at two Norfolk hospitals, according to a measure which NHS chiefs say should be used as a “smoke alarm” for safety.

It was an emotional day as a popular sportsman was fondly remembered by his former teammates, friends and family.


It was once a major spectacle, attracting tens of thousands of keen enthusiasts and competitors from across the world.


Police are reminding people to be aware of telephone scams following reports this week that a number of residents have been contacted by a caller claiming to be from the tax office, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

More than 17,000 meals were wasted at Norfolk’s hospitals over the course of a year, new figures have revealed.

Care Quality Commission

The consultation on Lowestoft’s Lake Lothing Third Crossing is to be extended by another week.

One of Ed Sheeran’s favourite charities will benefit from an exclusive fashion show being held at a school near Southwold.

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Beccles and Bungay Sport

Yesterday, 13:52
Shaun Whiteman

There was a limited league program in both senior divisions as the Norfolk Senior Cup got underway.

A new Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League season got under way last Sunday with age groups ranging from under-16 down to all new under-7 teams.


A team of Bungay Black Dog Running Club (BBDRC) athletes celebrated the club’s 10th appearance in the annual Round Norfolk Relay (RNR) last weekend.

Bungay Black Dog Running Club

The last track and field match of the season for Waveney Valley AC took place on Sunday at the Bury St Edmunds Athletics Stadium in the East Anglian League finals.


A new Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League season got underway with age groups ranging from under-16s to all new under-7 teams.


Beccles and Bungay Events

The second of two fundraising evenings for local charities is being staged by the Remember When Music and Dance Club this month.

A new theatrical thriller inspired by the desolate beauty of Suffolk’s Orford Ness is coming to town.

United Kingdom

A tribute concert to a stalwart of a village band is to be held in this weekend.

Hobart High School

Australian singing sensation Jason Donovan has rescheduled his upcoming Lowestoft date, following issues with his speaking voice.


Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Wow - what a fantastic show which lived up to everything that I had hoped for. It had colour, excitement, music and lyrics with attitude right in your face. The louder it became the better it was. Their songs simply struck the spot and that sums up the Sixties Mod group The Small Faces.

A new series starring comedian Jack Whitehall and his father, Michael, hit Netflix on Friday (September 22).


Rana Begum: Space Light Colour at The Sainsbury Centre, Norwich. Until October 1, 10am – 6pm Tuesday – Friday, 10am- 5pm Saturdays & Sundays. £7 (£6 concession)


Norfolk YouTube sensation Jim Chapman will be holding a special event in Norwich to celebrate his new book, 147 Things.


A pair of brothers from Lingwood have made it through to the next round of ITV’s The X Factor.

Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

North Walsham recovered from a half-time deficit to record an emphatic win in an astonishing match. After a lacklustre first-half display, the Vikings completely overwhelmed their opponents with eight unanswered tries, many from deep, in a wonderful display of running rugby.

Norwich CBS aren’t taking long in writing entries into the new club’s history book.

Ricci Butler ended his reign as Gorleston manager with a point at the weekend.

Wisbech Town are in the hat for the first round proper of the FA Vase after a 5-0 win at lower level Bourne Town.

Lowestoft began another new era with defeat in their first game since chairman Gary Keyzor announced he was stepping down from his role.

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