Norfolk Sport

Thetford Town and Kirkley and Pakefield shared the Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division spoils after a hard-fought goalless draw at Mundford Road last night.

Charlie Appleby’s incredible run of success with his juveniles continued apace with the victory of Wild Illusion in the totepool Racecourse Cashback Available Fillies’ Novice Stakes at Yarmouth.

Rejuvenated Josh Auty reckons he is getting to grips with racing at King’s Lynn ahead of Wednesday’s double header with Wolverhampton (7.30).


A record number of 400 entrants gathered for the seventh annual Dereham 5k race on Sunday.

A family run swim school has found a novel solution to the dwindling number of pools available for swimming lessons - they’ve built their own.

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Multicutural can make it a quickfire course-and-distance double by winning the totepool Live Info Download The App Handicap at Yarmouth this evening.


Norwich City Ladies let a two-goal lead at home to Enfield Town in their FA Women’s Premier League South East Division One opener.


Champions-elect Saxlingham require just four points from their final fixture in Division One of the Norfolk Cricket League at home to Great Yarmouth, whose relegation was confirmed despite their comprehensive win over St Andrews.

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The Summer League title race is now on a knife edge as defending champions Wymondham dropped vital points.


Downham Town recorded an emphatic derby win to seal the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division title on Saturday.

The spectre of a substandard pitch, coupled with poor form, costing Horsford their place in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League loomed larger than ever at the weekend when they slipped to the bottom of the table.


The first weekend of the Anglian Combination season saw seven fixtures played in the Premier Division.

Premier Division

Gorleston and Great Yarmouth will both be in the hat for today’s FA Cup first preliminary round draw after the east coast pair bagged impressive wins at the weekend.


Promoter Keith Chapman reckons a positive mindset will help King’s Lynn Stars to pose a serious threat to Swindon’s 12-meeting winning streak.


Wisbech Town are in the hat for the first qualifying round of the FA Cup after holding higher level Spalding United to a draw at the Elgoods Fenland Stadium.

Dereham Town are through to the FA Cup first qualifying round after a superb win over Corby Town.

Dereham Town

Norwich United crashed out of the FA Cup in north east London as a goal in each half condemned the Planters to a preliminary round exit for the second successive year, this time at the hands of step five Clapton at the Old Spotted Dog ground.


King’s Lynn maintained their 100pc start to the new league season with a comfortable victory at the Avenue Stadium.

Lowestoft right-back Callum White praised the resilience of the Trawlerboys after they dug in to claim their first league win of the season.

Ady Gallagher

Norwich United travel to Essex Senior League side Clapton in the preliminary round of the FA Cup this afternoon on the back of two defeats.


Special Olympics Norfolk (SON) athletes are celebrating a 35-medal haul after a highly successful week of competition in the National Games in Sheffield which attracted more than 2,600 competitors from all over Britain.

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Neal Simmons has a near-perfect advertisement for non-league football.

Matt Henman

Wroxham will be looking to build on their opening win of the new season when they entertain Stanway Rovers.

Adam Smith

The staggered Anglian Combination League start continues today with an early meeting between two promoted sides.

Ian Culverhouse says his King’s Lynn Town team are a work in progress – and he won’t be looking at the early-season table just yet.

A Norwich teacher proved a class act after striking gold at the World Baton Twirling Federation’s International Cup competition in Croatia.

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Another major athletics championships over and, despite some of the issues and controversies, settling down each evening to watch the latest instalment and day’s action really was something I looked forward to.

There was some impressive low scoring as the Senior Masters Tour made another visit to Norfolk this week.

A new era for the Norfolk County Golf Union’s Order of Merit series got under way at Eaton, with youngster Tom Carding claiming the win.


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