Month: March 2017

Further appeal for missing Norwich woman

Officers are making a further appeal for help to trace a woman who has been missing from the Norwich area for nearly a week. Sarah ‘Topsy’ Gardner, aged 60, was last seen at her home address on Sprowston Road in the early hours of Saturday 18 March 2017. Officers remain concerned for the welfare of Sarah and would like to hear from anyone who may have seen her or may know of her whereabouts. Sarah is described as white, 5ft 5 tall, of slim build and with very long grey hair. It is also believed she may be wearing...

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Newly appointed Head Chef George Dack launches brand new menu at Warwick St Social

Head Chef George Dack at Warwick St Social – photo supplied   The newest member in the kitchen at Warwick St Social (WSS) is talented local Head Chef George Dack, aged 24. Working alongside Chef Patron Daniel Smith, George has now launched a brand new menu for Spring/Summer 2017. Understanding what their customers love has been intrinsic in developing this new menu and their approach offers a foodie experience to further elevate the dining experience at WSS. Working with freshest produce from their ‘Our Farm’ initiative and the finest ingredients from Norfolk and beyond, each dish from starters to...

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Register to vote and have your say on Norfolk’s future

Norfolk County Hall – © The Eye Snapper   Norfolk County Council is urging residents to register to vote for the County Council elections in May. Residents will head to the polls on Thursday 4 May to vote for which Norfolk County Councillors they would like to see elected to form the new Authority and take responsibility for services such as adult social care, education, roads, waste disposal, Fire and Rescue, trading standards and libraries. The County Council is made up of 84 elected members who represent an electoral division of up to 10,000 voters each. In the last...

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Time to talk: successful engagement day brings mental health into the spotlight

photo supplied by Ambulance Service Healthcare experts across the country had the chance to discuss all things mental health at an engagement day hosted by the region’s ambulance service last week (Thursday, 16th March). The day, held at the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) headquarters in Cambridgeshire, saw a host of key speakers and mental health professionals discuss key topics and how all services can better work together to improve care for mental health suffers. In addition, two experts by experience, Jonny Benjamin MBE and Neil Laybourn recounted their story when, back in 2008, Jonny tried...

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Witnesses sought following Norwich burglary

Detectives are appealing for information following a burglary in Norwich. A property in Chestnut Court was broken into between 11.50am and 12.50pm on Saturday 18 March, when suspect(s) have forced access to the address. A search of the property has been carried out; however nothing appears to have been stolen at this stage. Anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area between the times stated, or anyone with information, should contact Det Con Roland Philpin at Norwich CID on 101. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555...

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