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Five schools have announced plans to come together to form a new academy trust which could help safeguard the future of its smallest members.

Residents have had a first look at plans to build a second substation in their Norfolk village to service a new offshore wind farm.

An environmental health assessment of a holiday park in a mid Norfolk village has concluded that while the daily pumping of its sewage tanks causes some smell it is not a health hazard.

Parish council

Highways bosses have been urged to make sure they account for a potential link to the Northern Distributor Road when long-awaited improvements to the A47 are made.

Bill Borrett

Dereham Town Council wants to hear people’s concerns about congestion and how future development could being even more vehicles to the town.

Dereham Town Council

Next month will mark 27 years since the fall of the Berlin wall, bringing an end to the Cold War and enabling East and West Germany to unite as one nation.


Elephants never forget, so they say, and that is why the new Dementia Friendly Dereham group chose it as their logo.

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English rugby’s top flight has reclaimed a Norfolk member this season, as years of hard work at youth level in our region continues to bear fruit at the business end of the game.

The points were shared in a tight local derby at Trafford Park, with Wroxham scoring seven minutes from time to secure a draw.

Danny Beaumont

Dereham’s winning run in Ryman League Division One North came to an abrupt end when they were soundly beaten at Bayliss Avenue.

Danny Beaumont

The recovery continues apace at Dereham Rugby Club, following a difficult start to the season.

Marcus Evans

Dereham extended their Ryman League Division One North winning streak to four matches with an excellent performance at Aldiss Park.

Joe Gatting

Dereham Events

A pop sensation will take to the stage for his only live performance of the year to drive up donations for an East Anglian charity.


He’s known for being a cheeky Essex chappie who sung his way into the nation’s hearts on the X Factor.


Norwich’s favourite Christmas attraction is back. The magical Norwich Ice Rink will return to Castle Mall Gardens, in the centre of the city.


Norfolk Entertainment

A rare 90-year-old railway poster advertising Norfolk is set to fetch between £570 and £820 at an auction in America next week.

Punk rock band Stiff Little Fingers are bringing their 40th anniversary tour to Norwich next spring.

Northern Ireland

Championing the Theatre Royal’s new Stage Two centre and building on the theatre’s “hugely enviable” programme of shows are among the priorities for new chief executive Stephen Crocker when he takes over in January.

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An old flame ignites a cocktail of comedy and rivalry among two women friends in a drama showcasing young talent at Sheringham.

On special occasions, each year, St Mary’s Church in Stalham becomes a bustling venue to display and show off the talents of local artists.

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Norfolk Sport

King’s Lynn ace Niels-Kristian Iversen is looking to secure a top-eight finish in the final round of the FIM Speedway Grand Prix season this morning.

King’s Lynn’s scheduled trip to Leicester on Saturday has been cancelled.

Gary Setchell has received a double boost ahead of the trip to Stratford.

English rugby’s top flight has reclaimed a Norfolk member this season, as years of hard work at youth level in our region continues to bear fruit at the business end of the game.

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Norwich’s Nathan Dale will take another step towards joining his illustrious stable-mates after being given a chance at an English title.


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