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Sunday, March 11, 2018

Praise has been heaped on young farmers who rushed to the aid of ambulance crews stranded in last week’s snow - thanks in part to a clever bit of admin.

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East of England Ambulance Trust
Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Engineers from Suffolk Highways are preparing for all-out war with the county’s potholes over the next few weeks after recent snow and ice.

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Beast from the East
Monday, March 5, 2018

Staff at Norfolk’s GP surgeries slept in staff rooms, drove patients home, and conducted appointments over the phone from their stricken cars in a bid to keep services running during the big freeze.

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Beast from the East
Monday, March 5, 2018

The Beast from the East may have passed and the snow may have mostly melted, but the white stuff still needed to be cleared to allow the trains to run.

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Network Rail
Sunday, March 4, 2018

This weeks extreme weather has generated a huge amount of fantastic video. Take a look at some of the best clips we have published over the past few days.

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Beast from the East
Sunday, March 4, 2018

A group of determined villagers came together to help free an ambulance trapped in a snow drift.

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Beast from the East
Saturday, March 3, 2018

A man who got out of his car in sub-zero conditions to help a fellow motorist has died after reportedly suffering a heart attack.

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NHS
Saturday, March 3, 2018

Battling through drifting snow and treacherous roads, a 20 minute job for one East of England Ambulance team turned into a nine hour “Arctic expedition” as they trekked for three miles over fields with equipment tied to sledges.

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Langley School
Friday, March 2, 2018

A builder had his own personal battle with Storm Emma when he was nearly swept away by a brutal gust of wind.

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Beast from the East
Friday, March 2, 2018

The worst seems to be over as a long thaw sets in.

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Dan Holley
Friday, March 2, 2018

With severe weather continuing to batter the region, the crew of the Lowestoft RNLI lifeboat used the stormy conditions and driving snow as the perfect opportunity to put their rough weather boat handling skills to the test.

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Beast from the East
Friday, March 2, 2018

A popular tribute act will now perform at Beccles Public Hall later this year, after a concert scheduled for tomorrow (Saturday) has been postponed.

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Beast from the East
Friday, March 2, 2018

The A144 Halesworth to Bungay has reopened after more than 12-hours.

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Beast from the East
Friday, March 2, 2018

Waveney District Council’s bin collection teams could now start the process of catching up by resuming the refuse collection service tomorrow (Saturday).

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Waveney District Council
Friday, March 2, 2018

Suffolk police are continuing to work with a number of partner organisations as they keep the county moving in the “very difficult and challenging” conditions.

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Suffolk police
Friday, March 2, 2018

A charity football match, which was scheduled to take place in Lowestoft on Sunday, has been postponed until next month.

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Facebook
Friday, March 2, 2018

Waveney District Council aims to resume bin collections on Monday after the “treacherous conditions” forced them to cancel refuse collections for a third successive day.

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Suffolk County Council
Friday, March 2, 2018

Parts of Norfolk and Waveney could see more snow today as the Beast from the East rumbles on.

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Dan Holley
Friday, March 2, 2018

Kindhearted staff at a care home have gone to marathon efforts to keep the home operating safely during the big freeze.

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Beast from the East
Friday, March 2, 2018

Households across Norfolk and Suffolk could be in for a special extra payment from the government because of the Beast from the East.

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Beast from the East
Friday, March 2, 2018

The widespread snow across East Anglia could start melting over the weekend as temperatures rise above freezing.

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Adam Dury
Friday, March 2, 2018

Major routes in Norfolk and Waveney remain impassable this morning (Friday) as snowdrifts and treacherous ice put those on the roads at risk.

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Beast from the East
Friday, March 2, 2018

It may have caused temperatures to hit sub-zero but reaction to the Beast from the East has warmed hearts as community spirit shone through.

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East of England Ambulance Trust
Friday, March 2, 2018

Do not travel unless it is an emergency - that was the message from police in Norfolk this morning as snowdrifts and high winds caused chaos on the roads overnight.

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Greater Anglia
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Ambulance crews travelled for hours to get into work and stayed well past the end of their shifts to ensure patients stayed safe while the region was gripped with heavy snowfall.

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East of England Ambulance Trust
Thursday, March 1, 2018

With all schools across Waveney being forced to close today (Thursday) – many for the second successive day – 11 schools in the district have already announced closures for tomorrow.

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Met Office
Thursday, March 1, 2018

The number of patients visiting A&E with injuries sustained from “slips and falls” has risen since the Beast from the East took hold of the region.

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James Paget University Hospital
Thursday, March 1, 2018

A small village has been left isolated by a constant barrage of snowdrifts with its only store already running out of bread and milk.

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Beast from the East
Thursday, March 1, 2018

A popular comedian will reschedule his show in Lowestoft after a scheduled performance has been cancelled due to the adverse weather conditions.

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Beast from the East
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Suffolk residents are being urged to take extra care around potential fire risks and look out for elderly neighbours as the Beast from the East continues to cause chaos across the county.

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