King's Lynn News

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Steve Barclay

Longer trains will be stopping at Littleport and Waterbeach from next year after Network Rail agreed a £27 million improvement package that will lengthen platforms to enable eight car services to stop there.

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A paedophile, who failed to tell police his girlfriend’s grand children stayed overnight at his house, has been given a suspended prison sentence.

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Cambridge Crown Court

Prince Philip will face no further action over a car crash he was involved in last month.

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King's Lynn

A Moroccan singer from Wisbech who appeared on The Voice has received praise from Olly Murs for being ‘super talented’ despite failing to make it through the blind auditions.

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The Queen joined passengers on a train to London today as she ended her winter break in Norfolk.

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King's Lynn

A pilot scheme has been launched at North Cambs Hospital in Wisbech to ease pressure on busy A&E departments.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A grieving grandson has spoken of the “lost years” for his family after his grandfather from Outwell died in a crash when he was not wearing his seatbelt.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Trains with double the number of carriages are desperately needed to tackle commuter over-crowding in rush hour, a meeting heard.

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James Palmer

Young people at a Fenland primary school learnt everything they need to know about fire safety with help from our region’s top firefighters.

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London

A motorcyclist involved in a crash at Stradsett this morning has died.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

An empty bowls centre in Long Sutton could be an “ideal alternative” to save the Hudson Indoor Bowls Club from collapse after their hall at the town’s leisure centre will be turned into a gym.

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Fenland District Council

An Upwell family have honoured the memory of their son with a £7,579 donation to the The Queen Elizabeth Hospital at King’s Lynn.

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Elizabeth Hospital

Around 40 jobs are thought to be at risk following the sudden closure of West Norfolk electrical contractor Bloom and Wake Electrical.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A Panasonic TV, DVD player and various power tools were stolen from a Welney home last week after suspects forced entry to the property.

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Cambridgeshire Police

The Duke of Edinburgh shouted “my legs” after his Land Rover overturned in a crash in Norfolk.

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Bosses from the region’s mental health trust and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) in King’s Lynn have said improvements have been made since they were placed in special measures.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A father-of-two from Long Sutton who started out running on a treadmill less than two years ago is gearing up to take on six marathons in six days.

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A motorcyclist was taken to hospital with a possible serious injury after a crash in Wisbech this morning (January 7).

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A group of Wisbech drama students have been commended for achieving distinctions in their exams after performing Shout the Mod Musical at the Angles Theatre.

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Wisbech Grammar School

The Duchess of Cambridge has been spotted shopping in a Norfolk discount store as the Royal Family prepares to spend Christmas in the county.

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