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Clean Bandit to play Thetford Forest gig in July

Clean Bandit are the final headline act to announce they will be performing at Thetford Forest this summer.

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Dave Harris launched Harris's Hog Roast in October 2016. Submitted photo.

Redundancy gave Gislingham man ‘food for thought’ with new venture

A Gislingham man has battled back from the disappointment of redundancy to realise his dream of starting his own business.

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Greggs in Mere Street, Diss.

Greggs in Diss reopens

The Greggs store in Diss has reopened after it voluntarily shut its doors over fears of a possible “rodent issue.”

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The new �5m distribution centre at Gressingham Foods in Redgrave. Submitted photo.

Surging duck sales sees Gressingham Foods open new £5m distribution centre at Redgrave site

‘Increasing duck sales’ has led Gressingham Foods to open a new £5m distribution centre at its site in Redgrave.

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What is the most important ingredient in your full English breakfast?

What is the most important ingredient in your full English breakfast?

For many Brits there’s nothing better than a greasy, full English but with so much to include on the plate, what’s your must-have ingredient?

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MEMORY LANE - Diss High School Sixth Form visit to Dorset. April 1984.

MEMORY LANE: Throwback to Diss High School Sixth-Form of the 1980s

We are taking a look back into the activities of the Diss High School sixth-formers from the 1980s for this week’s Memory Lane — and we would like your help to identify them!

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Hacker using laptop

From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

Cybercrime was big business for fraudsters in 2016

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Lee Bye - Rhubarb Cranachan

From Yorkshire . . . with love

Our goose has well and truly been cooked, well the turkeys to be more precise. The chefs probably feel a little cooked too with the onslaught they soaked up over the last month. Who said it gets easier hey... another feather in their caps, another year ahead of us and another opportunity to push on.

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South Norfolk is among the best districts in the country for food hygiene

South Norfolk is rated among the very best for food hygiene

Food hygiene standards at restaurants and cafes in South Norfolk are among the highest in the country, a study has revealed.

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Sugar-free drinks as bad as real thing

Sugar-free drinks ‘as bad as real thing’

Drinking Diet Coke won’t stop you getting fat, according to new research.

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Diss Town Council offices

Diss Town Council offices offering interim tourist information services

The Diss Town Council offices in Market Hill are providing interim tourist information services until renovations at the Corn Hall are complete.

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Diss Fire Service Cadets.

MEMORY LANE: Blast from Diss Fire Service Cadets past

For this week’s Memory Lane, it is a blast from the past to a former contingent of the Diss Fire Service Cadets.

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Our look at the top five most anticipated games of 2017

Console Corner: Top 10 games for 2017: Part 2

Part two of our look at the top 10 most anticipated games of 2017 as we count down to number one.

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NOSTALGIA: Ex-Diss High sixth former Andrea Bennett amazed to see 1980s school photo

Two weeks ago we featured this old Diss High School picture sent in by former teacher Peter Perkins of sixth formers at an end of term Christmas ‘Uniform Day’ in 1984.

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Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Two-thirds of motorists think the Government should introduce technology to disabled mobile phones in cars, according to new research.

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Lazy internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

‘Lazy’ internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

Millions of lazy Brits are losing a fortune on broadband bills - because they can’t be bothered to switch providers, a new report reveals.

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Young volunteers at the proposed site of the community wildlife garden in Diss. ANL-161223-162438001

Joy as Diss community wildlife garden project ‘bags’ £12,000 grant

A “great first step” has been reached in a bid to turn a Diss “wasteland” into a new community wildlife garden thanks to local shoppers.

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NOSTALGIA: Can you name these Diss High School sixth formers from 1984?

Former Diss High School teacher Peter Perkins has sent in this photo of sixth formers at an end of term Christmas ‘Uniform Day’

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Morrisons supermarkets across the UK will be giving away 200,000 wonky carrots in an effort to support the Christmas tradition of leaving out refreshments for Father Christmas and his trusty reindeers on Christmas Eve.

Morrisons to give away ‘wonky’ carrots for families to feed reindeer

Morrisons supermarkets across the UK will be giving away 200,000 wonky carrots in an effort to support the Christmas tradition of leaving out refreshments for Father Christmas and his trusty reindeers on Christmas Eve, as research shows that the UK spends £13m feedings Santa and his reindeer each year.

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Tis the season to be jolly thanks to December downloads

Console Corner: ‘Tis the season to be jolly thanks to December downloads

‘Tis the season to be jolly...well it is if you have a Sony machine after a superb line-up of free games were released for December.

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