Latest Dereham Times News

13 minutes ago
United Kingdom

Dereham’s residents have issued a passionate defence of their town after it was heavily criticised in an article written on a website dedicated to the worst places to live in the UK.

Dereham Town Council has expressed concerns after a recent spike in arson incidents in the town.

Homes and businesses in rural parts of Norfolk are still suffering from a lack of 4G mobile phone coverage, according to latest figures from Ofcom.

Norman Lamb

More than a quarter of children with eating disorders seen by the region’s mental health trust are waiting too long to begin their treatment, with some having to wait months for care.


Staff at Breckland Council have taken part in a cycling challenge inspired by Geraint Thomas’ Tour De France win to raise money for a local cancer charity.

Breckland Council

Turkey giant Bernard Matthews says it is “back on track” after securing a major supermarket contract which has underpinned the creation of 400 new jobs.

United Kingdom

Colleges in Dereham, Fakenham and Reepham have all been celebrating improved A-level results.

Reepham High School

More News »

Dereham Sport

29 minutes ago

Norfolk professional Andrew Marshall turned in an excellent performance at the annual Farmfoods British Par Three Championship at Nailcote Hall.

Dereham Golf Club’s Ladies’ Invitation Day attracted 20 pairs, with the format four ball better ball Stableford playing off 90 per cent handicap.

Dan Zelos endured another frustrating weekend in the Renault UK Clio Cup series with the Dereham racer unable to fulfil his promise at the Rockingham Speedway.

Dereham Town made a dreadful start to the season with a heavy defeat at the Parkside Stadium.

Danny Beaumont

Dereham Town boss Neal Simmons is targeting a play-off spot as he prepares for the Magpies’ first Bostik League North game of the season at Aveley this afternoon (3pm kick-off).

Joe Gatting

Dereham Events

DEREHAM - Hollywood: 08700 663119

There is a jam-packed programme of food and drink events taking place across the county this summer.


September will get off to a mouth-watering start with the North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival returning to Holkham Hall.


We’re doing it all again next year!

David Powles

Opera superstar Katherine Jenkins was forced to leave the stage temporarily during a Norfolk performance because of torrential rain.


Norfolk Entertainment

Intu Chapelfield hosted a circus-themed event inspired by the Pablo GoGoHare.

There are plenty of great events being planned around north Norfolk this weekend.

Robert Redford has announced his retirement from acting. Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at the standout movies of his career. It’s a diverse selection.

Andrew Clarke

Roadside carver Arnie Barton can tell a story with his chainsaw, giving old wood a new purpose and helping keeping a piece of history alive. Andy Russell finds out how he carved out a simpler life.

New Zealand

A Norwich band has secured a support slot with a group who have sold more than a million records worldwide.


Great Days Out


Click here to view
the Great Days Out


Fakenham Official Town Guide


Click here to view
the Fakenham Official
Town Guide


Most Read

Local Weather



max temp: 18°C

min temp: 12°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Read the Dereham Times e-edition today

Newsletter Sign Up

Dereham Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy