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Russell Martin: Norwich City defender leaves club after nine years

Defender Russell Martin has his Norwich City contract terminated by mutual consent, ending a nine-year stay at Carrow Road. Source: BBC Norfolk

Man fined for untethered hungry piglet in Norwich

Thomas Murphy-Hankin was sitting on the pavement with the week-old piglet in Norwich. Source: BBC Norfolk

Chelmsford MP backs horse society's road safety campaign

A keen rider from the Commons tests rural roads in the saddle and finds it "really scary". Source: BBC Norfolk

Environmental campaigner Lord Peter Melchett dies, aged 71

One friend described Lord Melchett as "an establishment figure who became a radical campaigner". Source: BBC Norfolk

College of West Anglia faces ban after football students move

A college is probed for not knowing its football course students had been moved to a new town. Source: BBC Norfolk

1940 Beano annual auctioned for £2,700

The first edition of the comic annual had been expected to fetch between £1,200 and £1,500. Source: BBC Norfolk

'Sick sadist' Paul Hind trolled grieving families

Paul Hind apologised for targeting the families of four dead people on social media. Source: BBC Norfolk

Norfolk PCC Lorne Green's plan puts 'public safety at risk'

Councillors vote for the fire service to remain in local authority hands following the PCC proposal. Source: BBC Norfolk

Tanyalee Davis: Part of comic's scooter missing after Stansted flight

Tanyalee Davis says she waited two hours at Stansted Airport for her scooter then found a part missing. Source: BBC Norfolk

Boy, 13, buys owns fire engines with pocket money

Budding firefighter Lewis Cram saved his cash and now owns two decommissioned appliances. Source: BBC Norfolk

Cardiff City 1-3 Norwich City

Dennis Srbeny's two goals for Norwich help extend Cardiff's winless start to the season by knocking them out of the Carabao Cup. Source: BBC Norfolk

Fishermen found by Norfolk coastguard floating in sea named

Two fishermen who died after their boat capsized in the North Sea have been named by Belgium Police. Source: BBC Norfolk

Aaron Heading: The coastguard aiming for world shooting gold

Britain's Aaron Heading goes to the World Shooting Championships ranked first, but might not be competing at all but for his work as a...

Anti-social commuters: Your tales of bad travel etiquette

Readers share their stories of the most irritating etiquette they have witnessed on public transport. Source: BBC Norfolk

Grand Norwich Duck Race helps Break charity

More than 100 painted ducks thrilled soggy spectators on a race to the finish line. Source: BBC Norfolk

Bodies of missing fishermen found by Norfolk coastguard

The search for two missing North Sea fishermen is called off after bodies are discovered. Source: BBC Norfolk