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  1. South Norfolk and north Suffolk districts among Britain's most desirable to liveRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Diss Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Districts across the Diss Express area have made the top 50 in the Halifax Rural Areas Quality of Life Survey.

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  2. Grant boosts 93-home development in Long StrattonRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Diss Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Almost a dozen new affordable homes have been built in Long Stratton following a 93,000 investment by South Norfolk Council.

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  3. Funding bid to help Diss traffic black spot failsRead the original story

    Saturday | Diss Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Diss Town Council has expressed its disappointment after a bid for funding to help address a long-standing traffic black spot in the town was unsuccessful.

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  4. Screening begins on 100 Diss homes proposalRead the original story

    Saturday | Diss Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. An evaluation looking into the potential environmental impacts of a 100 home proposal in Diss has been launched, after a local firm expressed its intention to develop on one of its prominent business sites and relocate.

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  5. Police seek truck that hit Navy man, drove awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Emergency dispatchers received a 911 call around 9:15 p.m. about a hit-and-run collision involving a pedestrian, Detective Misty Holley said. The victim, a 28-year-old man in the Navy, was walking across the street at the intersection of George Washington Highway and Elm Avenue.

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  6. Chesapeake apartment fire displaces fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Just after 4:45 p.m., firefighters were called to the 2100 block of Chesapeake Drive, which is in the South Norfolk section of the city, said Chesapeake Fire Department Capt. Scott Saunders.

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  7. Family of 4 displaced by apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A family of four can no longer live in their South Norfolk apartment, due to a fire caused by unattended smoking. Captain Scott Saunders with the Chesapeake Fire Department said crews were dispatched to the 2100 block of Chesapeake Drive around 4:50 p.m. Friday.

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  8. Eric is honoured for years of service at Wymondham museum openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Evening News

    And although Mr Thorburn can now admit "he certainly didn't dispapoint", it didn't stop him spending more than 20 years working at the historic heart of Wymondham. On Monday, the former headteacher's dedication to the Wymondham Heritage Museum and Society were recognised as he was presented Wymondham Town Council's civic award.

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  9. We need YOUR help - put your questions to South Norfolk politicians...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Eastern Daily Press

    South Norfolk candidates Richard Bacon , Deborah Sacks , Jacky Howe , Barry Cameron and Catherine Rowett will come together at the EDP offices in Norwich on April 21 for a social media election night. Over the next few weeks we'll be asking you what you'd like us to ask, before putting as many questions as possible to them on the night - and covering their responses live.

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  10. Wymondham's Green Dragon scoops Rural Pub of the Year award for the third timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Evening News

    The Green Dragon in Wymondham has won CAMRA rural pub of the year. L-r manager, Nick Judge, head Chef Leesa Arrowsmith, landlord Justin Harvey.

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  11. Expansion on the cards for popular Wymondham 'care farm' AppleseedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Evening News

    Appleseed, a 'care farm' in Wymondham, was launched last October by Greg Sadler and Steven Lerpiniere to help give people with mental health problems, job seekers, ex-offenders and sheltered housing residents the opportunity to boost their health and happiness. It sees a group of 10 visit the 17-acre site, which is based off Suton Lane, for 12 weeks to enjoy the fresh air, plant seeds, tend to animals and work on conservation projects - and has so far been met with enthusiastic praise.

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  12. Bid to build 'world-leading' food research centre in Norwich moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Eastern Daily Press

    A new food and health research building has been proposed for the Norwich Research Park by the Institute of Food Research. A vision to build a pioneering food and health research centre in Norwich is moving closer to becoming a reality.

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  13. Invasion of France is remembered thanks to south Norfolk womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Eastern Daily Press

    The wife of a Norfolk MP has organised a 75th anniversary event to remember the Allied servicemen who tried to stem German invasion forces overwhelming France near the start of the Second World War. Victoria Panton Bacon, who is married to South Norfolk MP Richard Bacon, has been involved in co-ordinating a commemorative event to mark the Battle of France.

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  14. Harris: South Norfolk is poised for gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Virginian-Pilot

    When I mention South Norfolk to folks around Hampton Roads, I usually get one of two responses: a quizzical look or a frown. When I hear "South Norfolk," I'm filled with pride.

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  15. Diss leisure centre set for A 150,000 "complete refresh"Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Diss Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The leisure centre in Diss will undergo a "complete refresh" starting next week as South Norfolk Council begins its 4.15 million investment programme into the district's major recreational facilities.

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  16. Idox Helps North Yorkshire Building Control Deliver 1m+ Savings Per AnnumRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | PR.com

    Operating a scalable shared service model supported by flexible outsourced technology services allows North Yorkshire Building Control Partnership to revolutionise service delivery, save over 1m annually and meet the challenges of private sector competition. Theale, United Kingdom, March 20, 2015 -- -- North Yorkshire Building Control Partnership was the first local authority building control partnership in the UK, initially formed in 2001 to meet the challenges posed by Best Value and increasing private sector competition.

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  17. Plans submitted to turn Wortwell shop into car dealershipRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Diss Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A car salesman could transform a disused shop in Wortwell into a new car dealership, if his change-of-using planning application receives the go-ahead from South Norfolk Council planners.

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  18. MP declares Diss Museum open for new exhibits seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Diss Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A crowd of supporters gathered to watch as South Norfolk MP Richard Bacon presided over the official opening for the new season of exhibits at Diss Museum at the weekend.

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  19. Parking Eye's contract is to end early with Whitlingham Country ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Evening News

    Whitlingham visitors centre and car park where some users have been issued penalty fines by Parking Eye who enforce parking restrictions. Photo: Steve Adams Private firm Parking Eye will no longer penalise visitors to a Norwich beauty spot after a crunch meeting to end its contract early.

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  20. Whatever happened to ... Chesapeake Mayor Bill Ward?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Chesapeake Mayor Bill Ward, middle, talks to Herbert Mackey, left, a Ward family friend, about Jeff Brown, right, who was a consultant to Ward during his campaign. Ever wonder what happened after the spotlight shifted from an issue or local newsmaker? If there's a subject you'd like us to revisit in our series, which runs every other week, pass it along to whateverhappenedto@pilotonline.com.

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