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The chief executive of the region’s mental health trust is urging patients to put their trust in her as the organisation tries to improve.

Care Quality Commission

Fire towers, wind turbines and street lights could be offered up to mobile phone companies to fill in the “not-spot” gaps in 4G coverage across Norfolk.

Norfolk County Council

The boss of Norfolk luxury sports car maker Lotus, Jean-Marc Gales has been given a 30-day driving ban after he was clocked speeding at 102mph while test driving one of their new cars on the A11.

UN Court

A mother who gave up work to look after her suicidal son and slept on his bedroom floor to keep him safe has praised a charity telephone line for its support.

A busy hospital is to revamp part its emergency department to the tune of nearly £1m amid increased pressures on its services.

A high school in Norfolk which inspectors say is driven by “high aspirations” is celebrating a positive watchdog report.

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Wymondham and Attleborough Sport

Thursday, January 18, 2018

There were only two matches in Division One of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League.

Happy New Year. The turn of the year inspires many of us to set ourselves new fitness goals. For me, it is simply to continue running and to enjoy it. For others, I realise it may serve as the impetus to strap on those running shoes for the first time. So, if you are thinking of taking up running this year, here are a few tips I’ve picked up along the way which I hope will help.

Wymondham’s up-and-down season continued at the weekend when they crashed to a comprehensive 57-21 defeat at Ely.

Josh Wright

In the only match in Division One of the Central and South Norfolk League sponsored by Barnes Print Attleborough Town A beat Shipdham 4-1 to move above them into fourth place.

Scole United started the new year with a daunting fixture at high-flying Wymondham Town and slipped to a 3-0 defeat after a brave showing.

Wymondham Town

Wymondham and Attleborough Events

The festive period is long over and with it panto season — oh no its not! Simon Parkin highlights where pantomimes are still bringing seasonal cheer and lots of family fun well into January.

UN Court

One of the country’s leading thriller writers is to discuss his latest spy novel at a Norfolk bookshop event.

A laugh-out-loud coming of age comedy about sexual identity that was a hit at last year’s Holt Festival is being rolled out across the county.


East Anglia went crazy for colour 50 years ago, though manufacturers couldn’t keep pace with demand


Norfolk Entertainment

Norfolk & Norwich Operatic Society’s adaptation of Top Hat is an all-singing, all-dancing gem, says James Goffin.


Applications are now open for groups to sign up for a float in Norwich’s annual Lord Mayor’s Procession.


A timeless tale of a princess rescued by a bunch of little miners will mark a Norfolk’s village’ 45th consecutive pantomime.

He is usually found belting out hard rock in Norfolk pubs with his band Powerhouse, or touring bars in Norwich as a solo singer.


A screening of a BAFTA award-winning film will be held in West Norfolk to raise money for a homeless charity.

West Norfolk

Norfolk Sport

There were only two matches in Division One of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League.

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