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‘The most kindest and gentlest soul’ – tributes paid to woman killed in Wattisfield crash

The family of a woman killed in a road accident in Wattisfield at the weekend have paid tribute to her – describing her as ‘the most kindest and gentlest soul you could ever hope to meet’.

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There will be a ten-day closure on the Norwich to London line over Christmas. Photo: Network Rail.

Norwich to London line set for a 10-day closure over the festive period

Rail passengers on the Norwich to London line – which passes through the Diss Express area – are being urged to check their journeys this Christmas with more works planned.

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Attlleborough Academy students were given a live and interactive lesson on the importance of road safety. Pictured is presenter and accident victim Thomas Semmons, Attleborough Sixth Form volunteer Elliott Lascelles and two members of the emrecency services from #Impact.

‘Moving’ lesson on road safety for Attleborough Academy Sixth Form students

Students at a Norfolk sixth form were “deeply moved” after being given a live and interactive lesson on the importance of road safety.

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Counting the cost of parking: How did your council fare?

The subject of car parking is nothing new for residents in the Diss Express area – but new figures have revealed that councils are paying the price to provide parking.

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Police appeal for help to trace large vehicle after crash in Stradbroke

Police are appealing for help to trace a large vehicle after a crash in Stradbroke which left one person with an arm injury.

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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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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

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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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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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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