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Each year it helps bring the Hethersett community together in the name of fitness and friendly competition.

A former employee of RAF Marham has admitted stealing the waste aviation fuel from Tornado jets to use in his own vehicles.


It has been the focal point of marches and remembrance services for years.

Bread and milk worth about £30 were stolen from outside a village store after an overnight delivery.

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A cat rescue centre’s appeal for food and cash donations to help more than 30 cats rescued in a “poor condition” has already raised over £1,600.


Spring has come early to the region as just one week after freezing conditions and snowfall, temperatures in certain areas have risen to 17.5C, a figure usually experienced in the UK in mid-May.

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Councillors are set to vote today on a 4.8pc council tax rise to provide a £25m injection of extra cash into adult social care in Norfolk.


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Wymondham and Attleborough Sport

Sunday, February 12, 2017
Wymondham Rugby Club

A rugby club is celebrating taking possession of its new ‘field of dreams’.

Wymondham beat Lowestoft and Yarmouth 27-5 at Tuttles Lane to make progress in the Norfolk Junior Cup.


Former Norwich and Wymondham player Aaron Swanborough has been appointed manager of the Eastern Counties women’s team.


Crusaders completed the double over a Beccles side determined to put on a good performance in front of a big crowd.


Wymondham’s run of 12 straight wins in Eastern Counties One came to an end against a strengthened Colchester third team.

Wymondham and Attleborough Events

A tiger, a bear, monkeys and more feature in author George Szirtes’ new book of poems for children.

University of East Anglia

A new play will feature the trials and triumphs of a talking newspaper group.

Legendary pop artist Sir Peter Blake has donated an unusual artwork heralding a new age in energy usage to a Wymondham charity.

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Norwich’s Epic Studios has appointed a new live music manager who has ambitious plans for the venue’s role in the city’s music scene.


The cast and crew from the Attleborough Players are venturing deep into the jungle for their upcoming pantomime.

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An all-singing, all-dancing comedy show begins a jam-packed schedule of events at the Marina Theatre this week.

Marina Theatre

Businesses, clubs and organisations from across the region have been getting their teams together for this year’s East Anglian Dragon Boat Festival.

Topical themes come into sharp focus in the classroom in a new play being performed in Norwich and the cast may even get the chance to take it to the National Theatre.


Talented young performer Matilda Bailes has landed her dream role in a production of the musical Les Misérables.


The stars weren’t always stars, and our region has played its part in shaping the careers of some of the most famous performers in this country and internationally. Take a look at 10 of the stars who began their road to fame in East Anglia.

Wayne Savage

Norfolk Sport

Injury-hit King’s Lynn Town made it back-to-back clean sheets last night as they extended their unbeaten run to eight matches at Cambridge City.

Gary Setchell

A congenital back problem looked like it was going to ruin the career of Tymal Mills but the Brandon bowler has now earned a money-spinning deal which has got the whole cricket world talking.

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Norwich City Ladies suffered a heavy 9-0 defeat at the hands of promotion contenders Gillingham Ladies.


The final match of the Norfolk SRA Premier League season was played this week as bottom of the table East Anglia II achieved their first victory of the season with a 16-8 win over Broadland.

Mark Thomas

With their Denny Plate quarter-final being played next weekend County Arts A completed a mixed weekend in the Norfolk CIBA County Bowls League by playing two games in Division One.

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