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Second man arrested on suspicion of wounding following attack in Beccles

January 23, 2014

A second man has been arrested following an incident in Beccles where a 41-year-old man sustained cuts, bruising and a possible fractured eye socket.
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EACH Ride for Life gears up for another year

January 22, 2014

The EDP is calling on cyclists and walkers to again grab their bikes and pull on their hiking boots for the 21st year of a children’s charity’s much-loved fund-raising event.


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The Beccles women who played a vital role in the First World War

January 22, 2014

A chance find of an old photograph has helped highlight the vital 
role a group of women from the Beccles area played in supporting Allied troops during the First World War.
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Teenagers raise almost £2,000 in memory of north Suffolk doctor

January 21, 2014

A group of teenagers has raised almost £2,000 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) in memory of a doctor who died after suffering severe burns after trying to light a bonfire.


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Police and tourism leaders react to death of Norfolk man in Caribbean

January 20, 2014

The major crimes unit of the Royal Saint Lucia police force is investigating the incident in which Roger Pratt was killed and his wife, Margaret Pratt, was injured.
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St Lucia murder latest: Margaret Pratt released from hospital

January 20, 2014

From Lowestoft to St Lucia – a trip sailing across the Atlantic and exploring the Caribbean was “Roger’s dream,” according to his Suffolk sister-in-law, Jenny Riley.


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Better broadband project for Suffolk to ramp up a gear

January 20, 2014

The first steps are being taken to make better broadband available to up to 95pc of Suffolk.
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As Latitude Festival prepares to announce second headliner, who would you like to see on the line-up?

January 20, 2014

Latitude Festival organisers are poised to announce their second 2014 headliner tomorrow.
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New kit boosts spirit of Bungay girls’ football teams

January 20, 2014

Bungay Town Football Club’s women’s and girls’ teams will be training in style thanks to the developer restoring and redeveloping the former maltings site opposite their football club.


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Norfolk horse sanctuary targeted by thieves

January 20, 2014

Thieves have stolen a small tractor and an all-terrain vehicle from a horse sanctuary near Great Yarmouth.
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Roger and Margaret Pratt’s Caribbean holiday blog showcases a trip-of-a-lifetime which turned into tragedy

January 20, 2014

It had started off as a dream trip-of-a-lifetime to the Caribbean paradise.
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Dream voyage across the Atlantic to Caribbean ends in tragedy with murder of Roger Pratt in St Lucia

January 20, 2014

A couple, one of whom was killed and another who is fighting for her life after being attacked while on the sailing trip of a lifetime, were planning to move to Norfolk once the voyage was over.
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Network Rail loses appeal after crash near Beccles

January 19, 2014

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Ripping yarns that were born in Norfolk skies

January 19, 2014

Over time the story may have been embellished a little, but there was no denying the drama of that flight nor the nature of the death-defying escape. By any standards, the struggle of man and machine 4,000 feet above Narborough’s wartime aerodrome was an extraordinary one.


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Beccles: Mark Harrod delivers the goals for Chelsea FC

January 17, 2014

Sports equipment manufacturer Mark Harrod Ltd has supplied new freestanding goals at Chelsea FC’s state-of-the-art training ground at Cobham in Surrey.


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Road blocked at Woodton following three-vehicle accident

January 17, 2014

Motorists travelling between Norwich and Bungay faced delays today following a three vehicle accident at Woodton.
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Norfolk sawmill fined after teenage worker suffered serious hand injuries at work

January 16, 2014

A Norfolk sawmill has been fined for safety failings after a teenage worker suffered serious injuries to his hand when it was dragged into unguarded machinery.
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Old friends recall classroom days at Ilketshall St Lawrence reunion

January 16, 2014

A group of school friends, many of whom studied during the Second World War, have been reunited more than 60 years later.
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Extended free parking shows Bungay is still open for business

January 16, 2014

Free parking in all Waveney District Council car parks in Bungay is to be extended while road improvement works are carried out in a bid to tell shoppers the town is still open for business.
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Twenty-year-old arrested on suspicion of GBH following attack in Beccles

January 15, 2014

A 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm (GBH) following an incident in Beccles where a 41-year-old man sustained cuts, bruising and a possible fractured eye socket.
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Tickets go on sale for Halesworth Arts Festival’s recitals

January 15, 2014

Halesworth Arts Festival has announced four Sunday afternoon recitals for this spring.
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