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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New road sweepers set to win in clean up stakes 08:00 03 September 2015 South Norfolk Council is continuing its programme of
New road sweepers set to win in clean up stakes
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 hours ago
08:00 03 September 2015 South Norfolk Council is continuing its programme of investing in keeping the district clean and tidy by adding two brand new road sweepers to its fleet of vehicles. These... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Details of major 500-home Wymondham development to come before council The land off Silfield Road at Wymondham next to the A11 where ninety houses a
Details of major 500-home Wymondham development to come before council
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 8 hours ago
The land off Silfield Road at Wymondham next to the A11 where ninety houses are planned. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY Details of the initial stages of a 500-home scheme in Wymondham... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Details of major 500-home Wymondham development to come before councilThe land off Silfield Road at Wymondham next to the A11 where ninety houses are
Details of major 500-home Wymondham development to come before council
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 8 hours ago
The land off Silfield Road at Wymondham next to the A11 where ninety houses are planned. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY Details of the initial stages of a 500-home scheme in Wymondham... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Details of major 500-home Wymondham development to come before council 07:13 03 September 2015 The land off Silfield Road at Wymondham next to the
Details of major 500-home Wymondham development to come before council
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 hours ago
07:13 03 September 2015 The land off Silfield Road at Wymondham next to the A11 where ninety houses are planned. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY Details of the initial stages of a... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Opposition to Queen’s Hills parish council bidThe entrance to Queen's Hills. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Costessey Town Council is
Opposition to Queen’s Hills parish council bid
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted yesterday
The entrance to Queen's Hills. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Costessey Town Council is set to object to the creation of a new Queen’s Hills parish council. To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Opposition to Queen’s Hills parish council bid 07:00 02 September 2015 The entrance to Queen's Hills. Picture: ANTONY KELLY
Opposition to Queen’s Hills parish council bid
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
07:00 02 September 2015 The entrance to Queen's Hills. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Costessey Town Council is set to object to the creation of a new Queen’s Hills parish council. As previously reported,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Opposition to Queen’s Hills parish council bid The entrance to Queen's Hills. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Costessey Town Council
Opposition to Queen’s Hills parish council bid
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
The entrance to Queen's Hills. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Costessey Town Council is set to object to the creation of a new Queen’s Hills parish council. To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Ale, cider and live music lovers pack into Wymondham Green Dragon’s sixth beer festival Wymondham Green Dragon beer festival. Festival organiser and landlord Justin
Ale, cider and live music lovers pack into Wymondham Green Dragon’s sixth beer festival
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 2 days ago
Wymondham Green Dragon beer festival. Festival organiser and landlord Justin Harvey. Photo : Steve Adams Lovers of real ale, cider and live music crowded into a... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Union Gas eyes pipeline to Turkey PointAn effort is underway to bring natural gas to Turkey Point, Forestville and rur
Union Gas eyes pipeline to Turkey Point
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 5 days ago
An effort is underway to bring natural gas to Turkey Point, Forestville and rural properties in the immediate area. This week, Norfolk council agreed to help Union Gas finance the project with a tax rebate. “This has been something that has been... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
‘Something is seriously wrong here’ - bailiffs used 21,000 times by councils in Norfolk in last year Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen
‘Something is seriously wrong here’ - bailiffs used 21,000 times by councils in Norfolk in last year
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire The use of bailiffs by councils in Norfolk has... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
‘Something is seriously wrong here’ - bailiffs used 21,000 times by councils in Norfolk in last year Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen
‘Something is seriously wrong here’ - bailiffs used 21,000 times by councils in Norfolk in last year
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire The use of bailiffs by councils in Norfolk has... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
‘Something is seriously wrong here’ - bailiffs used 21,000 by councils in Norfolk in last year Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen
‘Something is seriously wrong here’ - bailiffs used 21,000 by councils in Norfolk in last year
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire The use of bailiffs by councils in Norfolk has soared over... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Surge in use of bailiffs to chase debts in Norfolk Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen
Surge in use of bailiffs to chase debts in Norfolk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire The use of bailiffs by councils in Norfolk has soared over the past two years, with authorities... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Business looks to forge links in Germany Dennis Blackmore, Managing Director of Learning Resources in King's Lynn. A
Business looks to forge links in Germany
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Dennis Blackmore, Managing Director of Learning Resources in King's Lynn. A business based in King’s Lynn has been exploring potential opportunities in Germany through an international network established to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Surge in use of bailiffs to chase debts in Norfolk Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen
Surge in use of bailiffs to chase debts in Norfolk
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
Bailiffs are increasingly being used by councils to chase debts. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire The use of bailiffs by councils in Norfolk has soared over the past two years, with authorities... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Torrential rain causes delays 
and flooding across the regionFlooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a
Torrential rain causes delays 
and flooding across the region
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 7 days ago
Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a heavy downpour of rain. Owner Osman Cetinkaya, left, cleaning the shop with his staff. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Torrential rain causes delays 
and flooding across the regionTorrential rain causes delays and flooding across the region Flooding at Ossi'
Torrential rain causes delays 
and flooding across the region
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across the region Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a heavy downpour of rain. Owner Osman Cetinkaya, left, cleaning the shop with his staff. Picture: ANTONY... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Torrential rain causes delays 
and flooding across the regionFlooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a
Torrential rain causes delays 
and flooding across the region
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 7 days ago
Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a heavy downpour of rain. Owner Osman Cetinkaya, left, cleaning the shop with his staff. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across the... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across Norfolk and SuffolkFlooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a
Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across Norfolk and Suffolk
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 7 days ago
Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a heavy downpour of rain. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Torrential rain caused disruption across the region,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across Norfolk and Suffolk Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after
Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across Norfolk and Suffolk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a heavy downpour of rain. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Torrential rain caused disruption across the region,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across Norfolk and Suffolk Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after
Torrential rain causes delays and flooding across Norfolk and Suffolk
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 7 days ago
Flooding at Ossi's takeaway food shop on Prince of Wales Road, Norwich after a heavy downpour of rain. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Torrential rain caused disruption across the region,... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Thinking outside the big boxNorfolk council signalled this week that the big box onslaught on the Queensway
Thinking outside the big box
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 7 days ago
Norfolk council signalled this week that the big box onslaught on the Queensway will continue into the foreseeable future. In a 4-3 decision, council approved another 155,000 square feet of new retailing on the Queensway East Tuesday. Council did... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Fair price for off-peak iceWhen one hockey organization asks for reduced ice rental costs, it will “open a
Fair price for off-peak ice
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 7 days ago
When one hockey organization asks for reduced ice rental costs, it will “open a can of worms” as Ward 5 Coun. Doug Brunton stated Tuesday night. Norfolk Council supported a motion that would direct staff to create a report looking into reduced... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Airport development cleared for takeoffNorfolk council had an opportunity Tuesday to review 20 years of intensive deve
Airport development cleared for takeoff
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 8 days ago
Norfolk council had an opportunity Tuesday to review 20 years of intensive development on the Queensway in Simcoe. The verdict: Full speed ahead. At issue was 155,000 square feet of new retailing on the Queensway East proposed by the Toronto... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Consultants hired to oversee zoning reviewThe long road leading to new land-use policies on Hastings Drive in Long Point
Consultants hired to oversee zoning review
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 8 days ago
The long road leading to new land-use policies on Hastings Drive in Long Point begins with a public meeting next month in St. Williams. The London-Kitchener consulting firm MacNaughton Hermsen Britton Clarkson Planning Ltd. has been hired to oversee... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Council chairman rebuked for voting to send his wife on training course The chairman of Tivetshall Parish Council has been rebuked The chairman of a
Council chairman rebuked for voting to send his wife on training course
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
The chairman of Tivetshall Parish Council has been rebuked The chairman of a south Norfolk parish council has been asked to make an apology after he voted for his wife to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Apology ordered by Norfolk council over the training of clerk of Tivetshall Parish CouncilApology ordered by Norfolk council over the training of clerk of Tivetshall Par
Apology ordered by Norfolk council over the training of clerk of Tivetshall Parish Council
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Apology ordered by Norfolk council over the training of clerk of Tivetshall Parish Council The chairman of Tivetshall Parish Council has been rebuked The chairman of a south Norfolk parish council has been asked to make an apology after he voted... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
West Norfolk will put its hidden gems on display for Heritage Open Day Examining the crypt, or undercroft, beneath Clifton House in King's Lynn. edp
West Norfolk will put its hidden gems on display for Heritage Open Day
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Examining the crypt, or undercroft, beneath Clifton House in King's Lynn. edp 16/1/2002 Buildings normally closed to the general public are among the locations opening their... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Dream Villas subdivision ready for liftoffAfter several false starts, the 86-unit Dream Villas subdivision on the south s
Dream Villas subdivision ready for liftoff
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 9 days ago
After several false starts, the 86-unit Dream Villas subdivision on the south side of Simcoe is ready for liftoff. At an open house Friday, Syed Nasir Shah, president of SNS Developers & Construction of Mississauga, said his crew is ready to start... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
King’s Lynn transformed into a fairy tale setting for a day Epico the Dragon and hapless pirate knight Sir Aurelious Jones perform at the
King’s Lynn transformed into a fairy tale setting for a day
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Epico the Dragon and hapless pirate knight Sir Aurelious Jones perform at the Fairy Tales & Legends event in King's Lynn. Also pictured is Cerys Millard (9). Picture: Ian Burt For one day... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Speed skiers race for gloryVideo: Action from the Hanseatic Ski Race in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt
Speed skiers race for glory
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Video: Action from the Hanseatic Ski Race in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt Hundreds of spectators lined the banks of the River Great Ouse in King’s Lynn to watch world-class water skiers racing at speeds of up to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Favourite community pubs in south Norfolk are named The judges of the South Norfolk Pub of the Year competition enjoy a drink at
Favourite community pubs in south Norfolk are named
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
The judges of the South Norfolk Pub of the Year competition enjoy a drink at one of the entries, The Crown at Pulham Market. From left, Alison Thomas, Anthony Carroll, Terry Stork, and Martin... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Favourite community pubs in south Norfolk are named The judges of the South Norfolk Pub of the Year competition enjoy a drink at
Favourite community pubs in south Norfolk are named
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 10 days ago
The judges of the South Norfolk Pub of the Year competition enjoy a drink at one of the entries, The Crown at Pulham Market. From left, Alison Thomas, Anthony Carroll, Terry Stork, and Martin... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Thumbs up to proposed shopping centreNorfolk planning staff has endorsed a proposal to develop 155,000 square feet o
Thumbs up to proposed shopping centre
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 12 days ago
Norfolk planning staff has endorsed a proposal to develop 155,000 square feet of new retail space on the former airport lands in Simcoe. In a report that Norfolk council will consider on Tuesday, Pam Duesling, Norfolk’s manager of community... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Messy cottonwood wears out its welcomeCottonwood trees can be impressive, even majestic. The tallest tree in Norfolk
Messy cottonwood wears out its welcome
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 12 days ago
Cottonwood trees can be impressive, even majestic. The tallest tree in Norfolk County is a cottonwood. The 187-foot behemoth is located in the Backus Woods north of Port Rowan. But cottonwoods are also messy. For about six weeks a summer, their... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Financial problems at Eva Brook Donly MuseumThe Norfolk Historical Society has turned to Norfolk County for help now that i
Financial problems at Eva Brook Donly Museum
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 12 days ago
The Norfolk Historical Society has turned to Norfolk County for help now that its expenditures are exceeding its income. The situation is a problem because it is interfering with the operation and long-term good health of the Eva Brook Donly Museum... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Lake eating away at Clear Creek roadResidents and cottagers in Clear Creek are worried about losing access to their
Lake eating away at Clear Creek road
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 12 days ago
Residents and cottagers in Clear Creek are worried about losing access to their homes and cottages now that Lake Erie is eating away at Old Mill Road. A dozen properties are at risk. Property owners in the affected neighbourhood brought their... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
West Norfolk Council purchases waterfront site in King’s Lynn CAPTION; Photos of Grain Silos on the South Quay, which has had one of its bu
West Norfolk Council purchases waterfront site in King’s Lynn
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
CAPTION; Photos of Grain Silos on the South Quay, which has had one of its buildings stolen, brick by brick, without the develpers knowledge.; PHOTO; Matthew Usher; COPY; Chris Hill; FOR;... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Lidl to unveil plans for store in Heacham Stainsby's garage in Heacham is closing. Picture: Ian Burt Budget supermarke
Lidl to unveil plans for store in Heacham
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Stainsby's garage in Heacham is closing. Picture: Ian Burt Budget supermarket chain Lidl is exploring a potential new site in Heacham, near Hunstanton, and is hosting a public consultation on Tuesday to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Will we be an Eastern engine or powerhouse? New Anglia enterprise partnership takes stock post election The New Anglia LEP has secured funds for a range of infrastructure improvemen
Will we be an Eastern engine or powerhouse? New Anglia enterprise partnership takes stock post election
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 14 days ago
The New Anglia LEP has secured funds for a range of infrastructure improvements from the Government's Local Growth Fund. Mark Pendlington,... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Decision 'a little disheartening'The Norfolk Vikings are going all in to get the dressing room space they desire
Decision 'a little disheartening'
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
The Norfolk Vikings are going all in to get the dressing room space they desire, despite a council ruling to the contrary Tuesday night. As the fledgling Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League (GMHL) squad prepares for its first games next month,... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
NGH asks Norfolk County for $5MNorfolk General Hospital has big plans for a major renovation, and it is counti
NGH asks Norfolk County for $5M
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
Norfolk General Hospital has big plans for a major renovation, and it is counting on Norfolk County to help. NGH CEO and president Kelly Isfan unveiled the $13-million project at Tuesday’s meeting of Norfolk council. When completed, NGH’s labour and... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Mulbarton to welcome solar farm after councillors green light plansSolar panels at Kencot solar farm in Lechlade as solar power is supplying 16% o
Mulbarton to welcome solar farm after councillors green light plans
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
Solar panels at Kencot solar farm in Lechlade as solar power is supplying 16% of the UK's electricity demand this afternoon as the country basks in sunshine, the industry estimates. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 3, 2015. The news... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Will we be an Eastern engine or powerhouse? New Anglia enterprise partnership takes stock post election The New Anglia LEP has secured funds for a range of infrastructure improvemen
Will we be an Eastern engine or powerhouse? New Anglia enterprise partnership takes stock post election
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
The New Anglia LEP has secured funds for a range of infrastructure improvements from the Government's Local Growth Fund. Mark Pendlington,... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Adjusted water, sewer rates coming into focusWater and sewer rates in Norfolk will rise into the foreseeable future as the c
Adjusted water, sewer rates coming into focus
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 15 days ago
Water and sewer rates in Norfolk will rise into the foreseeable future as the county strives to put the municipal system on a sustainable financial footing. Pending increases will be especially stiff on industrial, commercial and institutional users... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk holidaymakers witness Bangkok blast drama Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangk
Norfolk holidaymakers witness Bangkok blast drama
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangkok,Thailand, Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. A large explosion rocked a central Bangkok intersection during the evening rush hour,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk holidaymakers witness Bangkok blast drama Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangk
Norfolk holidaymakers witness Bangkok blast drama
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangkok,Thailand, Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. A large explosion rocked a central Bangkok intersection during the evening rush hour,... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Norfolk holidaymakers witness of Bangkok blast dramaPolice investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangkok
Norfolk holidaymakers witness of Bangkok blast drama
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 16 days ago
Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangkok,Thailand, Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. A large explosion rocked a central Bangkok intersection during the evening rush hour,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk holidaymakers witness of Bangkok blast drama Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangk
Norfolk holidaymakers witness of Bangkok blast drama
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangkok,Thailand, Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. A large explosion rocked a central Bangkok intersection during the evening rush... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk holidaymakers witness of Bangkok blast drama Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangk
Norfolk holidaymakers witness of Bangkok blast drama
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
Police investigate the scene at the Erawan Shrine after an explosion in Bangkok,Thailand, Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. A large explosion rocked a central Bangkok intersection during the evening rush... Read more
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