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

Norwich

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

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators faced a full-strength Great Blakenham side at the Memorial Playing Field and were overpowered 94-63.

Leigh Cossey

Eighty youngsters, some of whom have never played before, took part in the fifth annual Hethersett and Tas Valley Schools’ kwik cricket festival.

David Bills

Hethersett and Tas Valley suffered a frustrating one wicket defeat at home to Swaffham in a match that swung back and forth.

Richard Ellis

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

Lewis Hamilton

East Anglia has some great lakes and rivers where you can set up, sit back and enjoy a spot of fishing, so with the season underway we have put together a selection of top locations to try across Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.

Environment Agency

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators had a tough time in the semi-final of the British Open Club Championship at Horspath.

Leigh Cossey

Great Melton’s Bank Holiday tour to Hertfordshire — their first in four years — proved a great success with a party of 18 travelling to play Watford Town and Old Haberdashers.

Tim Hales

Great Melton carried on their winning ways and there was a first victory for the Bs last Saturday but both the A team and the C team were on the wrong end of heavy defeats.

Simon Woods

Hethersett & Tas Valley came away from Saturday’s matches with a number of individual reputations enhanced and a hat-trick of wins.

Ian Harrison

Club match results mainly consisted of numerous carp, headed by Mulbarton’s Kevin Clarke with 224lb 9oz from Bergh Apton where Chris Nicholls of Romany scored with 161lb 4oz.

Hethersett and Tas Valley put in a first class bowling display to record their third Norfolk Alliance Division Two win of the season.

Attleborough Boxing Club treated their supporters to an entertaining evening at their second annual dinner show at the Wymondham Rugby Club.

Wymondham Rugby Club

A club record that has stood for 24 years was broken on Saturday by Great Melton A’s batsmen Sam Mann and Joey Greenslade.

Simon Woods

Hethersett Athletic’s Saturday side celebrated their best ever finish in the Barnes Print South and Central Norfolk League with a presentation evening in Hethersett Social Club.

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators staged the East Anglian Championships at the Memorial Playing Field.

Oxford

Hethersett and Tas Valley’s topsy-turvy season continued at the weekend.

Richard Ellis

There was a nailbiting finish to Great Melton’s top-of-the-table clash with Martham last Saturday. In near-darkness as a storm broke overhead, skipper Olly Harris and last man Alex Rennie steered their side to a one-wicket victory with a single off the final ball.

Simon Woods

Illness has ruled rising Norfolk rugby star Will Evans out of this summer’s World Rugby Under-20s Championship in Georgia.

Will Evans

Diggers are moving on to the site of Wymondham’s future rugby club grounds.

Sajid Javid

He is widely regarded as the finest, and the funniest, rugby union referee in the world.

Will Evans

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

Mark Webber

There were three wins out of five for Great Melton’s senior teams with the firsts moving to the top of the Alliance Division Three with a third successive victory, this time at Sprowston A.

Simon Woods

What a difference a week makes. After a run of defeats the previous weekend, Hethersett and Tas Valley returned to form with a vengeance, with all five teams winning.

Ian Harrison

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix Preview.

F1

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators kept up their good early season form with a near-perfect performance against Kesgrave in the South-East and Eastern League.

Leigh Cossey

Despite some good individual performances Hethersett and Tas Valley had a disappointing weekend, with all five teams going down.

Hethersett

Great Melton’s second weekend of the season was an improvement on the first, with wins for the first team and A team.

Simon Woods

It was a nailbiter of a Cup Final for the Attleborough Town U14s at the FDC.

Hethersett and Tas Valley’s decision to put the emphasis on youth this season paid immediate dividends as a young first team launched its Norfolk Alliance Division Two season with a comprehensive seven wicket win at Downham Town A.

Richard Ellis

A five wicket haul from Richard Waddell and good knocks from Joey Greenslade and Aaron Garner enabled Great Melton to start their Alliance Division Three season with victory over Bungay at Melton Park.

David Bunn

Old Buckenham booked their place in the last eight of the Carter Cup with a comprehensive win over Garboldisham.

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

Johnny Herbert

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix Preview.

Mark Webber

Eastern Counties Ladies began their Gill Burns Women’s County Championship Plate campaign with a 26-20 win over Warwickshire Women at Stowmarket RFC.

Amazon

Wymondham Town Ladies take on reigning champions Thorpe United in the Norfolk Women’s Cup on Friday at the FDC Field of Dreams (7.30pm).

Alex Guy

Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League Division One leaders Tacolneston ran up the highest score of the day in winning 8-1 at North Elmham.

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its take on the latest Formula 1 news ahead of the 2017 Russian Grand Prix.

Mark Webber

Wymondham beat Norwich Medics 38-5 at Tuttles Lane to book their place in the final of the Norfolk Junior Cup at Holt on Saturday week.

Charlie Duffin

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators took a squad of 11 to the south coast to face Hellingly Lions.

Leigh Cossey

Hethersett and Tas Valley limbered up for the new season with friendlies against UEA and Beccles – producing a mixed bag of results.

Ian Harrison

Will Evans will have another shot at world glory with England Under-20s this summer.

Wymondham College

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you their 2017 Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

Mark Webber

Attleborough got their reward for an excellent performance as they deservedly won a seven-goal thriller at Loddon.

Wymondham Town

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you their 2017 Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix preview.

Mark Webber

The top four in Division One of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League all won.

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