A man in his eighties who was jailed for 2 years for illegally possessing a shotgun has been freed after serving just 18 daysRead the full story ›
A kestrel has been rescued after being hit by a car in Norfolk and ensnared in the front grille of the engine.Read the full story ›
Norfolk Police say they're continuing to investigate an incident involving an air rifle that occurred at Downham Market on Saturday 4th April.
A 15-year-old boy was airlifted to Papworth hospital in Cambridge for emergency surgery and is in a stable condition.
A 19-year-old man arrested at the time has been released on police bail whilst enquires continue.
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A family from Norfolk who escaped their blazing house believe they only survived because their baby boy was awake at the time and being fed.Read the full story ›
Six children and two adults escaped to safety after a house fire at Downham Market in Norfolk this morningRead the full story ›
Police are growing concerned for the welfare of a 14-year-old girl missing from Outwell.
Suada Gashi, of Baldwins Drove, was reported missing to police at 11pm on Monday 22 December. She was last seen in the Downham Market area.
It is believed Suada has connections in the London and Birmingham areas.
Suada is described as 5ft 1 tall, slim build, with long dark brown hair and hazel eyes. She was last seen wearing a black and white knee-length dress, black tights, black stripy wedge shoes, a grey and navy blue leopard print scarf, a dark blue cardigan, and a grey and black poncho.
Anyone who may have seen Suada or know of her whereabouts should contact Norfolk Constabulary on 101.
British Transport police have arrested a man on suspicion of dangerous driving following a crash between a lorry and a train on a level crossing in Downham Market this morning. Nobody was hurt.
A Romanian national has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving following a crash between a train and a lorry in Downham Market this morning.
We were called to a level crossing on the Downham Market southern bypass at 9.30am on Thursday 13 November, following reports of a train striking a lorry.
Colleagues from Norfolk Constabulary, Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service and East of England Ambulance Service also attended.
A Romanian national has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.
The Rail Accident Investigation Branch has been notified of the incident.
There is currently a replacement bus service running on Great Northern trains between Ely and Downham Market. Tickets are being accepted on Abellio Greater Anglia services.
A food student at Wisbech Grammar School has taken the top prize in a national competition organised by The Guild of Food Writers.Read the full story ›