Thursday, April 30, 2015

Boy did not want to talk, court told

A jury in a child abuse case hears evidence from one of the alleged victims in which he says he "did not want to talk".

'First natural birth' for diabetic

A diabetic woman is the first in the world to give birth naturally after using an artificial pancreas while pregnant, experts say.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

'Shortage of doctors' for detainees

Lives could be put at risk due to a shortage of medical staff for detainees in the East of England, a health worker warns.

Book a Hotel near Blakeney to Fully Enjoy Norfolk’s Attractions

Norfolk is a fantastic destination for families seeking outdoor experiences and nature reserves. Not only does Norfolk have one of the largest estuaries in England, but it also boats a year-round programme of cultural events and festivals, many of which are steeped in tradition. Norfolk is a memorable destination and visitors planning their trip should make the most of the wonderful choice of hotels and accommodation available. Choose a hotel near Blakeney, such as The George Hotel at Cley, you will be assured of a warm welcome and relaxing stay.

Boy witness defends sex abuse claims

The trial of 10 people accused of abusing children hears a boy defend his claims during cross-examination as "100% true".

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Doctor accused of sexual assault

A locum doctor who worked at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital appears in court accused of sexually assaulting a patient.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Teenager's sign language boost

A teenager who won £1,000 for her campaign to get sign language taught in schools uses the prize money to start a special class.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Candidate 'sorry' for goat sex joke

An election candidate apologises for joking that he "could be caught with my pants down behind a goat with Ed Miliband at the other end"

Light Dragoons say farewell to town

Soldiers from the Army's Light Dragoons march through a Norfolk town for the final time, cheered on by about 4,000 well-wishers.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Norfolk Broads toxic algae warning

Anglers fear a build up of toxic algae in the Norfolk Broads could put off holiday makers.

Snake fly-tipped with kitchen debris

An exotic snake has a lucky escape after apparently being fly-tipped at the side of a road in a pile of kitchen cabinets near King's Lynn.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Hotels in North Norfolk with easy access to the nearby charming town of Holt

Are you looking for a hotel in the Holt vicinity? Holt is a beautiful market town and just a short drive away from the nearby village of Cley-next-the-Sea which offers a great base for your North Norfolk holiday. Seasoned travellers often research all there is to do in a destination when making their accommodation choice. Here’s a brief guide to get you started on what’s on offer in the North Norfolk area.

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Short Breaks in Norfolk: The Top 3 Things to Do in Cley-next-the-Sea

The Cley Marshes is a bird breeding sanctuary and thus serves as Norfolk’s premier bird watching site. It’s famous for being one of the oldest and most well-kept natuel reserves in the world, and birds like the marsh harrier, northern lapwing and the island-nesting avocet call this ecological haven their home.

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Dunkirk lifeboat's £100k restoration

A Norfolk and Suffolk lifeboat which took part in the Dunkirk evacuation in World War II is restored "after years of neglect".

Friday, April 10, 2015

Choosing Hotels in Norfolk and Other Tips on Planning a Romantic Trip

"Taking a trip with your partner is one of the best ways to reconnect, get away from the stresses of everyday life, and have a jolly good time together. It can also be a great way to celebrate a special occasion, perhaps an anniversary, a birthday, or a promotion at work. It’s a chance to have that much-cherished privacy and time-out, which a hectic lifestyle hardly allows. Will you be planning a romantic trip anytime soon? You’ll need to make sure that the details are spot-on. Here are some recommendations when choosing hotels in Norfolk plus other tips to make your holiday positively memorable"

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Driver error caused crossing crash

A mistake by a train driver is blamed for a rail crash that demolished closed level crossing gates in a Norfolk village.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Hotels Near Blakeney Offer Ideal Accommodations for Nature Lovers

For instance, tourists who wish to escape the big city can find idyllic holiday spots in Norfolk, specifically in Blakeney and Cley on North Norfolk’s heritage coast. Hotels near Blakeney, such as the George Hotel at Cley, provide the perfect haven for nature lovers and bird watchers from all over who come to Norfolk to enjoy the world-class nature and bird-watching opportunities. Hotel guests can enjoy coastal village life, as well as spot the abundant wildlife along the salt marshes and long stretch of coastline.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Accused husband reads remorse letter

An estranged husband who admits killing his wife but denies murder reads a letter of remorse to a court.

Dozens of candidate's posters defaced

A Conservative parliamentary candidate condemns 'mindless' vandals for vandalising dozens of his election posters over the Easter weekend.

Police probe shooting of 15-year-old

Police arrest a man in connection with a shooting in which a teenager is seriously hurt.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Birdwatching breaks – hotels near Holt: best times to spot

Birdwatching can be done any time throughout the year in Norfolk, there’s always something to spot however there are key times of the year that make the birdwatching experience that much more special. Birders who are looking to expand their sightings of certain species are encouraged to research when best to visit to ensure optimum sightings. Successful and experienced birdwatchers will know what to spot when. For its part, the area of Norfolk in East England is a birdwatcher’s haven all year round. No matter what season, you can find some interesting and unique species of birds here; often more than 100 species in any given day if you know what you are looking for which is really quite remarkable. Having some basic bird know-how will help you recognise the best time of the year or day to watch which.

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Stay at a hotel near Cley Marshes for a memorable birdwatching experience

Birdwatching, or birding, continues to be a popular hobby in the UK. About three million people reportedly go birdwatching here every year. Birdwatching is a really popular recreational activity of observing different species of birds and learning their physical characteristics and natural behaviour. Over the years, this activity has become an effective way of preserving wildlife and bird habitats, prompting organisations like the Norfolk Wildlife Trust (NWT) and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) to declare many areas as nature reserves. Oldest Nature Reserve in Cley One such area is Cley Marshes just outside the village of Cley-next-the-Sea. The oldest nature reserve in the area, Cley Marshes was bought by the NWT in 1926 to become a bird breeding sanctuary. The 176-hectare land provided ideal grounds for preserving natural habitats like reed beds and pools, whose water levels are regulated for migratory birds.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Hotels in Norfolk with opportunities to walk along the Norfolk Coast Path

The Norfolk Coast Path is a long stretch of land that follows the North Norfolk Coast and has a combination of sand dunes, low cliffs, sandy beaches, marshes, and sanddunes. The route trails past the seaside town of Sheringham and all the way to Cley-next-the-Sea, which is home to the Cley Marshes Nature Reserve. What’s great about the path is that on any given day, you can often have it all to yourself. The terrain is mostly flat and you’ll walk beside the saltmarshes, looking out to sea. The area has an abundance of birds to spot and beautiful flora and fauna to enjoy. Choose from a wide range of beautiful hotels in Norfolk so that you will be able to experience the path more conveniently and make a holiday of it! The Norfolk Coast Path was opened in December 2014 and is part of a country-wide plan to open a National Trail around the whole of the UK coastline. The remaining stretches are expected to open over the next three years.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Blaze that gutted manor house probed

An investigation is under way into the cause of a fire in Norfolk which gutted a historic hall, parts of which date back to the 1500s.

Teaching assistant 'sent bomb threat'

A teaching assistant is charged with using a pupil's email account to send a bomb threat to the school where she worked.