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Woman sexually assaulted on Rosary Road in Norwich

Police are appealing for information after a woman was sexually assaulted in Norwich.

The incident took place sometime between 11.30pm on Wednesday 3 June and 12.30am on Thursday 4 June 2015.

The victim, aged in her 30s, was approached by a man in Rosary Road who threatened her and took her to nearby alleyway and assaulted her.

She shouted for help, managed to free herself and stop a passing car. The driver then gave the victim a lift to the junction of Rosary Road and Riverside where she called the police.

Two men are believed to have been in the area at the time of the assault and officers are keen for them to get in contact as they may have vital information to assist the investigation.

They would also like to hear from the driver of the car, described as a silver in colour, who helped the victim.


Flowers rest at the scene where two people died in explosion

Flowers left at the scene.

Investigations are continuing into the cause of the explosion in Norwich yesterday where two men died.

Flowers have been placed at the scene on the Vulcan Road Industrial Estate in Hellesdon.

The men, one of whom was in his 50s and the other in his 20s were employed by Harford Attachments.

It's understood they were working in the paint spray area at the time of the explosion.

The road around the unit was closed all day yesterday and re-opened this morning.

Investigation underway after fatal 'explosion' at workplace

An explosion has hit an industrial estate in Norwich killing two factory workers.

The scene is still so dangerous that emergency services have so far been unable to recover the two men, one in his 50s and the other in his 20s.

It's thought the blast started a fire in the paint workshop at Harford Attachments in the Hellesdon area close to Norwich airport.

Norwich City goalkeeper Remi Matthews signs new deal

Remi Matthews is currently on loan to Burton Credit: PA

Norwich City goalkeeper Remi Matthews has signed a new two-year contract with the club.

The 21-year-old is currently on loan to Burton Albion and has yet to make a first-team appearance for the Premier League side.

Gorleston-born Matthews, has been with Norwich City’s Academy since he was ten-years-old.

“I’ve been at Norwich a long time and have another year to impress now. In the long-run, I want to play here, although I’m focussing on my loan move and hopefully getting some games under my belt first.”

– Remi Matthews


Two dead in 'explosion': Norfolk Police full interview

Harford Attachments in Spar Road.

Two people have died following an explosion on an industrial estate in Norwich.

Police, paramedics and firefighters were called to digger bucket manufacturer Harford Attachments in Spar Road in Hellesdon at 9.20am.

Both men were employed by the company and worked in the paint spraying department. Police say they would have died immediately.

The investigation is to last several days and roads around the building have been cordoned off.

Norfolk police say they will be in contact with the families of those who have lost their lives.

Click below to watch a full interview with Super intendant Dave Marshall:

Woman rescued from river in Norwich dies in hospital

Police were called to The Rivergarden Pub on Yarmouth Road.

A woman rescued from the river on the outskirts in Norwich last week has now died, police has confirmed.

Emergency services were called to River Green in Thorpe St Andrew on Wednesday (8 July) shortly after 2pm.

The woman was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital where she died yesterday.

The incident is not being treated as suspicious.

Norfolk Police confirm two dead in Norwich 'explosion'

Norfolk Police have confirmed that two people have died at the scene of an industrial incident which happened earlier this morning in Hellesdon.

Initial reports from the scene suggested an explosion had taken place. The men, one aged in his 50s and one in his 20s, both thought to work at the premises involved, died as the result of the incident shortly after 9am. No-one else required medical attention.

Road blocks remain in place at Spar Road to the junction with Vulcan Road North and Vulcan Road South and the bottom of Concorde Road.

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