There are concerns that elderly people in the Anglia region are facing a crisis of loneliness.
According to the charity Age UK, almost one million people over 75 do not know their nearest neighbours.
The same number haven't spoken to anyone for a month and almost half say that the TV is their main source of company.
In July even the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt spoke of the UK having an "epidemic" of loneliness.
Click below to watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Natalie Gray from Swaffham in Norfolk
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Emergency road repairs are being carried out this morning on the A47 in Norfolk between Swaffham and Dereham.
The repairs are being carried out in both directions between A1065 and A1075.
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Around 50 firefighters from all over Norfolk were called to a fire at a chip shop in Swaffham on Saturday.
The blaze in Mr Chips on the Market Place was reported at 8.45am.
Nine fire engines were sent to the scene and roads in the area had to be closed while crews put out the flames.
No-one was hurt. It's thought the fire began in a fryer.
Traffic light failure on A1065 London Street between Cley Road and B1077 Watton Road. In the roadworks area.
The A1065 is closed in both directions due to accident at the Cockley Cley turning.