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Monday, May 1, 2017

A Norwich welder is hoping to make sparks fly as he prepares to represent the UK in a global competition later this year.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Alfie Hewett will represent Great Britain in the BNP Paribas World Team Cup in Italy next week.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Re-opening road needs to be priority

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Highways Agency
Thursday, April 6, 2017

She’s 90 years’ old, but she’s every bit as beautiful today as she ever was.

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France
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

They gave their lives during the darkest hours on the home front during the Second World War - and now their sacrifices have been remembered.

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France
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Plaques has been unveiled to remember police officers who died while protecting the people of Great Yarmouth during the Second World War.

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France
Friday, March 24, 2017

Wheat from last summer’s East Anglian harvest continues to flow to mainland Europe as end-users seek alternatives to poor-quality French supplies, according to one of the region’s grain traders.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Artists are being asked to use their skills to show Great Yarmouth in the best possible light.

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France
Friday, March 10, 2017

Was pancake race justified?

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European Union
Thursday, February 16, 2017

Once limited to the world of science-fiction, James Bond or wildlife shows like Planet Earth, drones are becoming a far more common sight.

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Brazil
Thursday, February 9, 2017

Pushchair users cannot be moved off

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Donald Trump
Monday, February 6, 2017

Tributes have been paid to a former Spitfire fighter pilot, who died just days before his 101st birthday.

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France
Thursday, February 2, 2017

We will be worse off outside the EU

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Donald Trump
Friday, January 20, 2017

The community of Hemsby thanked

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European Union
Friday, December 30, 2016

James Bond villain Auric Goldfinger furiously declared to 007: “Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. Three times is enemy action.”

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DOVER
Thursday, December 1, 2016

Stop letting dogs foul on our road!

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Environment Agency
Thursday, November 24, 2016

An In Memoriam family announcement with a difference was published in the Mercury last month, for it appeared on the centenary of the death of a soldier “serving in the front-line trenches and being gassed in France” in the First World War.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, October 29, 2016

A leading specialist pasta and snack ingredient producer, Norfolk-based Pasta Foods, has bold plans to boost exports.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, October 29, 2016

A member of a Great Yarmouth pop group in the 1960s has vivid memories of The Who playing the town, and witnessing Keith Moon and Pete Townsend smashing their drums and guitar on stage.

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David Bowie
Friday, September 16, 2016

Weird and wonderful acts will be entertaining audiences in Great Yarmouth this weekend for the ninth Out There International Festival of Circus and Street 
Arts.

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France
Friday, September 16, 2016

It takes very little to jog the memory and prompt a bout of nostalgia. In this latest case, the catalyst was a letter to the editor published in a recent Mercury.

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France
Thursday, September 15, 2016

Norfolk’s Alfie Hewett had to settle for a silver medal after suffering defeat in the final of the men’s wheelchair tennis tournament at the Rio Paralympics.

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France
Thursday, August 18, 2016

Armchair sports fans are well served by television, provided they subscribe to paid-for specialist channels whereas free-to-air TV usually provides only highlights. An exception is the four-yearly Olympic Games, available for us all to view, like those in Brazil closing this Sunday.

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BBC
Sunday, August 14, 2016

The first acts for this year’s Out There festival have been announced.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Spectacular, quirky and breath-taking international performances will take place along Great Yarmouth seafront in this year’s Out There Festival with the help of a £70,000 grant.

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Arts Council England
Friday, July 22, 2016

Landing at Sword Beach three days after the D Day landings Sapper Basil Tibbenham’s mind was instantly on the job of reconstruction and repair despite the “bit of banging” that was going on all around him.

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France
Saturday, July 16, 2016

The father of Portugal’s Euro 2016 final-winning hero Eder is in prison for the murder of the former Swansea star’s step-mum in Norfolk in 2002, it has emerged.

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United Kingdom
Friday, July 8, 2016

Verges and grass areas a mess

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Jeremy Hunt
Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Norfolk wheelchair tennis star Alfie Hewett faces second seed Joachim Gerard in the quarter-finals of the men’s wheelchair singles at Wimbledon tomorrow.

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United Kingdom
Monday, July 4, 2016

The family of a Gorleston war hero have been on the search for his medals, ever since they were inadvertently sold ten years ago.

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