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July 26, 2018 11:14 AM There will be disruption to Greater Anglia train services this weekend

There will be alterations to train services into London Liverpool Street this weekend due to late notice engineering work. The Network Rail work is taking place between Liverpool Street and Bethnal Green, closing several platforms and tracks. On Saturday, Southend Victoria services will start/terminate at Stratford (platform 9). Passengers may use other 15

July 17, 2018 4:12 PM Comedian 'humiliated' for using disabled space on train

A comedian has hit out at a train operator after she was "harassed and humiliated" for using a disabled space for her mobility scooter. Tanyalee Davis said a guard on a Great Western Railway (GWR) service threatened to call the police if she did not leave the space. Ms Davis said the guard then made an announcement that she was "causing problems" which 10

May 19, 2018 1:01 AM Swindon couple fined for taking daughter out of school

COURT: Two Lawn Manor Academy parents were together fined £575 after magistrates found the couple had taken her daughter out of school over a week last June. The 36-year-old mum and 41-year-old dad, who cannot be named for legal reasons, had pleaded not guilty to taking the pupil out of school without permission. But Swindon magistrates ruled the case proven 24

April 29, 2018 10:32 PM Jonny Howson ready to use Championship play-off experience to lead Middlesbrough to Premier League

The last time Jonny Howson played in the play-offs, he helped break Middlesbrough hearts as part of the Norwich side that beat Aitor Karanka's team at Wembley. Howson, 29, returns to the play-off picture this time in a Middlesbrough shirt. 'Since I've been here, quite a few people have mentioned that game,' said Howson, who swapped Carrow Road for the Riverside 10

April 28, 2018 8:56 PM Star Wars actor Mark Hamill feels the force of Ed Balls Day with tribute tweet

Star Wars actor Mark Hamill proved an unlikely addition as he joined fans in celebrating Ed Balls Day. The Luke Skywalker actor, 66, posted his own name on his Twitter feed followed by the hashtag #EdBallsDay hours after Balls himself marked the occasion. The day is remembered by fans every year following Mr Balls’ online mishap that saw him post his own name as a tweet 23

April 28, 2018 8:37 PM Father-and-son singers get Simon Cowell’s golden buzzer on Britain’s Got Talent

Simon Cowell has rewarded a father-and-son singing duo with the golden buzzer after their emotional performance on Britain’s Got Talent. Tim Goodacre, 43, and son Jack, 12, from Norwich, performed a track they have composed together, called The Lucky Ones, while playing their guitars. The rendition earned them a standing ovation from Cowell and his fellow 103

April 20, 2018 8:59 AM Bourgee restaurants goes into administration

A company that owns an upscale seafront restaurant has gone into administration, casting doubt over the future of its four branches. Bourgee Restaurants Limited has been appointed administrators earlier this month after the Southend branch closed suddenly without explanation. There are three Bourgee restaurants across Essex with two in Southend and one in Chelmsford 11

February 27, 2018 11:09 AM Motorist makes essential journey to Burger King

A MOTORIST has insisted he complied with weather warnings because his trip to Burger King was essential. Nathan Muir of Norwich admitted that he did consider the possibility that conditions could leave him stranded or injured, but his need for a Bacon Double XL meant that he had no option. He continued: “It’s six miles. I passed two cars in ditches 19

February 9, 2018 6:34 PM Dippy the 'people's dinosaur' hits the road: Natural History Museum's 70ft-long replica of a diplodocus begins its UK tour in Dorset's Jurassic coast

The 70-foot (26-metre) dinosaur skeleton cast, which used to be the centrepiece of the Natural History Museum, will begin its tour tomorrow when it is unveiled at a museum on Dorset's Jurassic Coast. Dippy's tour of Britain will continue until 2020 and is the first time the 'people's dinosaur' has been publicly displayed outside the Natural History Museum 49

February 4, 2018 4:20 AM Proud father Simon Thomas watches as his son Ethan walks out as a mascot in Norwich two months after the death of his wife

Sky Sports presenter Simon Thomas lifted his spirits on Saturday as his son was cheered by Norwich City supporters when he came onto the pitch as a mascot. The broadcaster, whose wife Gemma died of leukemia at the age of 40 in November, took his son Ethan to see the Canaries play Middlesbrough on Saturday. Ethan, eight, was pictured walking onto the pitch 18