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A mother from Wymondham has swapped the quiet life of the historic town for the ropes of the wrestling ring.

A new strategy which explains how the region’s mental health trust will support people to develop the skills to create and maintain a fulfilling and meaningful life will launch next week.


Police are appealing for help to find a south Norfolk man who is wanted in connection with a string of offences.

Chinese car giant Geely has finalised the purchase of a controlling stake in sportscar maker Group Lotus for a reported £100m.

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Generous slimmers have raised around £7,500 for charity after donating 300 bags of clothes that no longer fit them.

A fish and chip shop is frying high after being awarded a prestigious award.

These days it is common for people to chop and change their jobs and even their careers.

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Wymondham and Attleborough Sport

Wed, 19:10

The annual meeting of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League was held at the Central Hall, Wymondham.

On a losing weekend for Great Melton’s Saturday teams the disappointment was lifted somewhat by the Sunday team’s win over Hethersett & Tas Valley in which Ben Mann scored 151.

Lee Whiddett

Hethersett & Tas Valley caused an upset when they travelled to promotion-chasing Beccles and came away with an excellent five-wicket victory.

Ian Bryce

Wymondham Tennis Club is ramping up its summer events schedule as Wimbledon edges ever closer.

Player unavailability was a problem last weekend so it was fortunate there was no fourth team game as the club would have undoubtedly struggled to field a side.

Simon Woods

Wymondham and Attleborough Events

Independent Bookshop Week runs from Saturday, June 24 to Saturday, July 1. Here we look at some of the brilliant bookshops across the county you can visit to celebrate:

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A funk and soul band and an a cappella quintet will provide the beat for the next two events as part of the Wymondham Music Festival.


Much-loved characters from children’s literature will step off the page at this year’s Wymondham Carnival.


As temperatures rise and the sun stays in the sky for longer, why not make the most of the warm weather by nipping out to one of these great places only half an hour out of the city...


Military vehicles, live music and the unveiling of a new ex-services standard will all form part of an armed forces weekend to take place in Wymondham.


Norfolk Entertainment

With just one month to go until the Holkham Country Fair, preparations are underway to provide a weekend full of countryside fun.

Today is the day that stars from the 1980s descend to a city park for a live music extravaganza.

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About 15,000 music fans are today set to be transported back to the 1980s at the Let’s Rock Norwich! retro festival at Earlham Park in Norwich.

A trio of dogs took to the stage at The Garage in Norwich for a special production of Little Red Riding Hood.

An extra special guest has hopped in to the 2017 Royal Norfolk Show Masquerade Ball - the newest GoGoHare to be revealed.


Norfolk Sport

The semi-final line-ups for the NW Brown Norfolk Twenty20 competition have been confirmed.


Swaffham Golf Club’s Ladies’ Am-Am provided a popular event, with 112 players taking part.

This week’s club focus features Norwich Road Runners, a club who were originally formed by Ray Lindsey, Steve Sadd and Mike Futter for the first Norfolk Marathon in 1982 under the name Fitt Signs.


Norfolk professional Chase Davis was denied a first Order of Merit victory when Stuart Brown pipped him in an exciting PGA East of England play-off at Bentley.

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