Latest News in Wroxham & Coltishall

Can’t visit your loved one’s grave? Vanessa is there to care
CromerHoltNorth WalshamSheringham

Can’t visit your loved one’s grave? Vanessa is there to care

Jan 29, 2021

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Police seek witnesses to crash
North WalshamWroxham & Coltishall

Police seek witnesses to crash

Jan 22, 2021

1 min read

Free meals voucher scheme is extended
Jan 22, 2021 2 mins read
Free meals voucher scheme is extended

Norfolk County Council has extended its free school meal voucher scheme to make sure no child goes hungry this February half term.

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Jan 22, 2021 2 mins read
86 arrests in Christimas drink-drive campaign

More than 80 people were arrested in Norfolk during the annual Christmas campaign to highlight the dangers of driving while under the influence of drink or drugs.

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Jan 21, 2021 4 mins read
Fishing, football and a force to be reckoned with – Roy Webster dies at 87

Former football and fishing journalist Roy Webster, who wrote hundreds of thousands of words for publication in newspapers and magazines, including the Just magazines, the Angling Times and the Eastern Daily Press across more than 50 years, has died aged 87.

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Jan 14, 2021 1 min read
Temporary mortuary brought into use

The temporary mortuary at the former RAF Coltishall base, at Scottow, is being used for the first time since April.

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Jan 1, 2021 2 mins read
Fines after police break up New Year’s Eve event

Twenty-four people have been fined after police shut down an illegal New Year’s Eve gathering in Ludham.

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Dec 24, 2020 1 min read
Some Christmas Eve magic…

So grab a mince pie, cuddle up, and enjoy a festive bunny “tail”.

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.

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.

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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.

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Sep 9, 2020 1 min read
Witnesses sought after racial abuse at theme park

Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident at Bewilderwood in Hoveton.

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.