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Norwich: Mothers stage breastfeeding protest in support of women who were verbally abused

A dozen mums have been staging a breastfeeding protest. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A dozen mums have been staging a breastfeeding protest in support of two other mothers who were verbally abused for feeding their children in a public park.

The women were left shocked and scared by the incident which happened in Pilling Park in Norwich just over a week ago.

Today's 'Lunch and Latch' event got plenty of support.

Protestors say breastfeeding is the most natural thing in the world and people should be more tolerant.

Suffolk: Man dies in Lowestoft house fire

A man has died in a house fire in Lowestoft. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man has died in a house fire in Lowestoft.

Police found the body of the man at a property on Oulton Road North this morning.

Officers say they don't know yet what caused the blaze and an investigation's underway.

The road surrounding the house is still closed.

Norfolk: A47 at Postwick reopens ahead of schedule

The A47 junction at Postwick. Credit: ITV News Anglia

The A47 at Postwick in Norfolk has reopened ahead of schedule after work to lift eight bridge beams into place was successful.

The road has been shut since Friday night (17 April), and wasn't expected to open again until Monday morning (20 April).

However, traffic is now being allowed to pass through earlier than planned.

The news will be a relief to motorists who were facing lengthy diversions.

The junction will be closed again in the coming weekends though as work continues.

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Suffolk: Woman arrested over double Leiston stabbing

A woman has now been arrested over the stabbing. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A woman in her 20s has been arrested over a double stabbing in Leiston on Friday night (April 17).

A man was stabbed in his upper body in Farrow Close, while a teenager also received similar injuries at the nearby Harling Way playing field.

Both people were taken to hospital, but their injuries aren't thought to be life-threatening.

Now, a 27-year-old woman from Leiston has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit GBH.

She has since been released on bail.

Police are still carrying out high visibility patrols in the area.

Man arrested over house fire in Norwich

Police investigating a house fire in Norwich on Saturday night have arrested a man.

Officers were called to The Denes at 11.15pm to reports of a property on fire. No one was injured.

A seal has been placed around the property and police will be working with the Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service to establish the exact cause of the fire; however, at this stage it is being treated as suspicious.

A 31-year-old man from the Norwich area has been arrested in connection with the fire. He remains in custody and will be questioned by officers during Sunday.

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