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East of England Co-operative to the rescue after deal sees parking remain free at point of use in Harleston

Car parking in Harleston will remain free at the point of use – after the East of England Co-operative agreed to pay £30,000 a year to a new, long-term lease for the next 10 years.

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The WW2 P-51D Mustang fighter plane close to the former RAF Hardwick base in Topcroft, Norfolk on Sunday 02/10/16.

Fatal crash of vintage plane in Topcroft caused by crosswind, report finds

A fatal air crash in Topcroft last year was caused after the pilot lost control of his Second World War aircraft due to a crosswind, a report has concluded.

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A lorry collided with a house in Bunwell this morning. Photo: South Norfolk Police.

UPDATED: Road blocked after pig lorry collides with house in Forncett St Peter

A road in Forncett St Peter is blocked after a pig lorry collided with a house this morning.

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Driver escapes injury after van hits deer in Larling

A driver escaped injury after their van struck a deer on the A1066 at Larling last night.

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Appeal for witnesses after crash in Attleborough

Police appeal for witnesses after fatal crash in Attleborough

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision between a lorry and a pedestrian in Attleborough on Friday.

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BREAKING: Man dies after lorry collision in Attleborough

BREAKING: Man dies after lorry collision in Attleborough

A man has died after a fatal crash involving a lorry in Attleborough this afternoon.

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BREAKING: Emergency services at the scene of serious collision involving lorry and pedestrian in Attleborough

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash in Attleborough.

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Parking sign.

Ticket machines will be installed in Harleston if no decision made by October 31 deadline

Harleston’s car parks will be fitted with ticket machines if South Norfolk council is not informed of a decision by October 31, the Diss Express has learned.

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Roadworks set for Snetterton

Road closure set for two nights on A11 at Snetterton

The A11 at Snetterton will be closed for two nights in October to allow for surfacing works.

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McDonalds logo.

Picture Mark Westley

Scole Parish Council objects to McDonald’s bid at ‘accident hotspot’

Scole Parish Council has objected to a proposal to bring McDonald’s to the Diss Express area over highway concerns.

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Greater Anglia train at Diss railway station. Picture: Andrew Martin.

Diss rail commuters delayed after person struck by train

Rail commuters in Diss found themselves facing delays of up to 70 minutes yesterday evening – after a person was struck by a train in Ingatestone.

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Road closure in Aslacton

Aslacton braced for five-day road closure for ‘major’ work

There will be a road closure in Aslacton for five days next month as Norfolk County Council carries out “major carriageway reconstruction works”.

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A new Greater Anglia Class 170208 train

Rail strike looms across Greater Anglia in guards dispute

The rail union RMT today confirmed its Greater Anglia members will take two days of strike action over the potential extension of driver only operation.

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Road blocked for more than an hour after two-car crash in Tivetshall St Margaret

A pair of motorists escaped injury after two cars were involved in a crash in Tivetshall St Margaret this morning.

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A still from the dashcam footage of the near-miss, which happened on the A143 at Harleston earlier this year. Photo: South Norfolk Police / @SouthNorfPollice

WATCH: Driver disqualified after near ‘fatal’ accident with two police cars on the A143 at Harleston

This is the moment a pair of police officers had just moments to react to avoid a near fatal collision at Harleston.

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Cambridgeshire man jailed following fatal and “completely avoidable” crash in Mendlesham after blacking out behind the wheel

A lorry driver who caused the death of a motorist after blacking out behind the wheel in Mendlesham has been jailed.

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Andrew Newby wants to start a bus users' group in Harleston.




Picture: Mecha Morton

All aboard! Harleston man’s mission to end bus woes

For some, social media is for posting, liking, tweeting ... and videos of cats. But, for one man in Harleston, it could be the answer to the town’s bus troubles.

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VILLAGE SIGN - LONG STRATTON

Long Stratton bypass progress to be revealed at council meeting on Friday

Progress made with plans for the long-awaited bypass through Long Stratton is to be discussed by Norfolk County Council on Friday.

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