Latest News in Drayton & Taverham

Temporary mortuary brought into use
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Temporary mortuary brought into use

Jan 14, 2021

1 min read

Some Christmas Eve magic…
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Some Christmas Eve magic…

Dec 24, 2020

1 min read

Traffic issues spoil Christmas fun for families
Dec 19, 2020 2 mins read
Traffic issues spoil Christmas fun for families

The organisers of the Santa Drive-Thru Grotto event have asked visitors to adjust their routes to the event to avoid the traffic delays which marred the opening night for many families.

Norfolk Police launch Christmas drink/drug drive campaign
Dec 9, 2020 6 mins read
Norfolk Police launch Christmas drink/drug drive campaign

Members of the public are being urged to consider the #IMPACT of driving under the influence of drink or drugs as Norfolk Police launch their Christmas campaign.

It’s not the end, say Friends of Holt Hall
Dec 9, 2020 3 mins read
It’s not the end, say Friends of Holt Hall

The Friends of Holt Hall have expressed their disappointment in the decision to close and sell centre, which has been enjoyed for more than 70 years but say the fight to save it is far from over.

Immy’s special birthday
Nov 26, 2020 3 mins read
Immy’s special birthday

Here’s a riddle for you. On Sunday, Immy Roe will celebrate a very special birthday – her first. But her twin sister Charlotte won’t have a birthday – and she’s 10. How?

Norfolk joins the quest for a vaccine
Nov 26, 2020 3 mins read
Norfolk joins the quest for a vaccine

Hospital staff, scientists and residents in Norfolk have joined the quest to find an effective covid-19 vaccine by taking part in a new clinical trial at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

Let’s light up Drayton!
Nov 25, 2020 1 min read
Let’s light up Drayton!

People in Drayton are being asked to spread some festive sparkle on December 1 by turning on their Christmas lights at the same time.

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Oct 16, 2020 3 mins read
Bernard Matthews staff tested for covid-19

Precautionary testing for covid-19 is under way at the Bernard Matthews site in Great Witchingham after several members of staff tested positive for the virus.

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Sep 28, 2020 3 mins read
Woman fined £10,000 after covid protest in city centre

A woman involved in an illegal gathering in Norwich on Thursday has been given a £10,000 fixed penalty notice.

Christmas IS coming to the theatre
Sep 9, 2020 4 mins read
Christmas IS coming to the theatre

Norwich Theatre is delighted to announce its special season of festive shows for 2020, a Right Royal Christmas, which will see the Theatre Royal temporarily re-open to audiences during December.

Go Wild at summer festival
Aug 27, 2020 3 mins read
Go Wild at summer festival

With the summer’s music events almost all cancelled, postponed or held online, there is a bit of good news for fans of live music.

Weather disrupts summer shows
Aug 26, 2020 1 min read
Weather disrupts summer shows

The wild weather over the last few days has meant a family event at the Summertime Social season at the Norfolk Showground has had to be cancelled.

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Jul 14, 2020 3 mins read
Christmas treat will help ease disappointment

One of Europe’s most popular seasonal shows has been postponed – but while Christmas won’t be Christmas without it, the magic of the season will still be recreated to thrill visitors.

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Jul 10, 2020 1 min read
Run with Pride

Like many other athletic events this year, the Norwich Pride 5K race will be a little different.

Google grant for local publisher is Just the job…
Jul 8, 2020 3 mins read
Google grant for local publisher is Just the job…

A hyperlocal magazine publisher which refused to let the pandemic stop it getting the local news out has received a grant from Google.