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23 April 2014 Last updated at 10:04

Conman jailed for tricking pensionerFrancis Doherty

A third man is jailed for theft from an 84-year-old with dementia who was conned out of £73,500.

Cedarwood Nursing HomeTwo nursing homes set to close

New accommodation is being sought for 69 residents of two nursing homes in Northamptonshire that have gone into administration.

A man wearing a hockey mask and holding an axe'Jason mask' knife attackers hunted

Three people wearing masks similar to those seen in the Friday the 13th films threatened a man with a knife during an attempted robbery, police say.

Deborah McGurran, Political editor, East of England Article written by Deborah McGurran Deborah McGurran Political editor, East of England

Incinerator plan bites the dust localisation->translate("watch"); ?>

Controversial plans for an incinerator in King's Lynn have been effectively scrapped leaving the council tax payer with a bill for £30m.

Watch Deborah's report



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