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Care home kicks off weekly wellness walks for residents

A care home has started a series of weekly walks to help residents' wellbeing.

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Major plans to create new railway station south of Lynn are under way

Talks are under way about the creation of a new railway station as part of wider plans for a huge upgrade of the county’s train network.

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Major road re-opens after overturned heavy goods vehicle recovered

A major road has been re-opened after a lorry overturned earlier today.

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Major road remains closed due to overturned heavy goods vehicle

A main road remains closed in both directions due to a heavy goods vehicle overturning.

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Recruitment day sees 21 new nurses join hospital team

It was an extremely successful day of recruitment at a hospital as 21 new nurses joined the team.

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Sixth-formers go on ‘adventure of a lifetime’ thanks to global citizenship programme

Almost two dozen students have spent more than two weeks abroad as part of a global citizenship programme.

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Bikes can now be hired at town venue

Active travel is being encouraged even more in town as residents now have the opportunity to hire bikes to get around.

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New council leader officially appointed in annual meeting

West Norfolk Council officially appointed its new leader yesterday.

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‘True Linnet’ selected as new borough mayor

A new mayor has been selected for West Norfolk during an annual ceremony held yesterday.

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New plan raises hopes of seeing NHS dentist

A new plan to tackle West Norfolk's ‘dental desert’ has raised hopes of seeing NHS dentist.

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Grandmothers are couple’s inspiration

A husband and wife team completed a “mighty hike” for a charity with their grandmothers as their inspiration.

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Pond leads to troubled waters for farmer

Farmer faces council investigation over dream pond.

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‘I use ket because I was stabbed’: Man caught in midst of a drug deal

A man who was caught in the midst of a drug deal said he started taking ketamine after being stabbed four years ago.

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21-year-old engineer caught driving through town with laughing gas in car

A 21-year-old timber engineer was caught travelling through town with laughing gas in his car.

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Major homes scheme back on course after delay concerns

A major housing development threatened with lengthy delays after a building firm went out of business is back on course.

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Property closed down after years of loud music, drug use and fights

A town property has been closed after a man caused a persistent nuisance to his neighbours over two-and-a-half-years.

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26-year-old swears off alcohol after town centre fight

A Lynn man has sworn off alcohol after winding up in court following a town centre fight.

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Purfleet Pantry celebrates first year

A social supermarket which opened at South Lynn a year ago has helped thousands of families in its first year.

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Club’s boost will help promote sailing for all

A West Norfolk sailing club has received a £1,000 boost from Rotarians.

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Fire crews called to vehicle blaze on town road

Firefighters were dispatched to tackle a vehicle blaze on a town road on Wednesday evening.