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Two arrests after gun is found at property in Great Yarmouth

Norfolk police have arrested a man and a woman following a raid on a property in Great Yarmouth.

Armed officers were at Marine Parade shortly before 7.30pm (Friday 19th August). Police say an item believed to be a firearm was seized at the property.

Both the man and the woman have been taken to Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

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I am Team GB: Why not take up swimming?

Our very own Aidan McGivern takes to the pool to improve his fitness Credit: ITV News Anglia

At the end of this month we're helping to stage the nation's biggest ever sports day - I Am Team GB.

The event, in partnership with the National Lottery is designed to get thousands of us off the sofa and out and about taking part in sport.

Thousands of free events will be available across the region and the ITV News Anglia Team has been getting involved too.

Click below to see how out our weather man Aidan McGivern got on trying to improve his fitness in the swimming pool...

Appeal after woman dies in A11 Wymondham crash

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman died in a collision on the A11 at Wymondham yesterday afternoon.

The incident happened shortly after 3.50pm on the Norwich-bound carriageway just before the turning for the B1135 at Wymondham.

A silver Fiat Fiorino van was involved in a collision with red and black Case Quadtrack tractor which was towing ploughing equipment. Both vehicles were travelling towards Norwich.

Emergency services attended the scene but the driver of the van, a woman in her 20s, died at the scene.

The road was closed for several hours while investigations were carried out and re-opened at about 8.45pm.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident.

Anyone with information should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on101.

One month on from RAF Marham serviceman attack

Scene of the abduction attempt near the Marham base Credit: ITV News Anglia

Today marks a month since a serviceman was threatened with a knife near RAF Marham in Norfolk.

Two men then attempted to abduct him while he was out jogging.

Despite numerous public appeals to trace the suspects, no one has yet been arrested.

The station is home to some of the Tornado bombers that have recently taken part in air strikes against so called Islamic State.

Long delays on the A11 after crash between van and tractor

The crash happened near Wymondham. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on the A11 in Norfolk.

A van and a tractor collided on the Norwich-bound carriageway near Wymondham just before 4pm.

One person has been injured and both the ambulance and fire service have been called.

The road towards Norwich is currently closed and motorists are being urged to find alternative routes.

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Record number of students gain university places

Video report by ITV News' Dani Crawshaw

Teenagers across our region have been celebrating, or not, after finding out their A-level results this morning.

Nationally the gap between the top performing boys and girls at A level has narrowed while the number of A stars has dropped.

Meanwhile Childline say they've seen a 20% increase in counselling for teenagers worried about their exams.

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