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A Norfolk market town has celebrated the opening of a new cemetery after almost ten years of planning.

Warm winds from the Mediterranean have brought a blisteringly hot April day, with temperatures in the region about double what they normally are this time of year.

It’s full steam ahead for the regeneration of a former RAF station near Fakenham with another 94 homes to be built on the site.

North Norfolk District Council

In her latest column Dereham resident VICKI COCKERILL discusses the difficulties of being a parent to a son who has a life-threatening illness...


A school in Mattishall has replanted more than 200 trees after their first attempt was met with vandalism.

These are the 15 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to hunt in the county with crimes ranging from sex offences to assault.

More than 100 people entered a prize draw to win a hamper at the launch event of a new initiative to promote local and independent shops.

Breckland Council

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Dereham Sport

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With a victory and a second place, Adam Smalley left the opening round of the Ginetta Junior Championship with a lead of nine points for the Shipdham-based Elite Motorsport.

Dereham Town entertain Brentwood Town at Aldiss Park this evening with their play-off hopes hanging by a thread.

Neal Simmons

Two late goals condemned Dereham to their third defeat after a tough week.

Danny Beaumont

Neal Simmons has vowed to fight to the bitter end despite, seeing Dereham’s play-off bid begin to fade.

Neal Simmons

Dereham’s Chris Baker could not hold back the tears after his dreams of a Commonwealth high jump medal came crashing down in the Carrara Stadium.

Chris Baker

Dereham Events

REVIEW: Cats, by Dereham Operatic Society Youth Theatre Company (DOSYTCo).

Standing ovations greeted a group of young performers following the opening night of their latest production.

Dereham Theatre Company

The support act has been revealed for the Lionel Richie concert at Holkham Hall and he is set to have fans flying without wings.

United Kingdom

A man who calls both rural Norfolk and rural Spain home has celebrated the community of both, with the launch of his new project.


Countryside entertainment ranging from dancing diggers to dog agility will be on display as an annual rural showcase returns for its 15th year later this month.

Norfolk Entertainment

Andrew WK, with support from Yonaka, desenced on The Waterfront in Norwich last night [April 18] bringing an evening of organised chaos and partying.

United Kingdom

GoGoHares galore are gathering in a top secret location ahead of hopping out into the city and county this summer.

Expeditions down thundering river rapids and through pathless rainforests began in the Norfolk Fens for My Year With The Tribe presenter Will Millard


A painting that threatens to wreck the friendship of three men is the subject of smash hit comedy Art. Stephen Tompkinson tells us how he is having a ball being united with Nigel Havers and Denis Lawson for its 20th anniversary tour.

United Kingdom

Multi-award-winning illusionist Derren Brown is returning to Norwich with a new show.


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