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A party at a Portuguese café after the nation’s footballing success this summer got so exuberant that neighbours were “fearful” to be living on the same street.

Two Parkrunners have returned from a trip to France to represent their town in a 10km race.


Rewards for young people who show good behaviour are at the centre of a new pilot scheme being launched by police today.


Fans of the Rule The World singers will have the opportunity purchase tickets for the band’s Norwich show before they are released on Friday, October 28.

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The deadline is approaching for Breckland residents to have their say on growth and development in their district over the next 20 years.

Breckland Council

A speeding motorist who admitted driving at 130mph on the A11 has been disqualified from driving.


Bags of rubbish have been found dumped in Thetford.

Breckland Council

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Thetford and Brandon Sport

Saturday, October 22, 2016
Danny White

Monday’s draw for the second round of the Buildbase FA Vase will feature at least one Norfolk team – as Thetford and Great Yarmouth face each other this afternoon.

The first key race of the cross country league season took place last weekend as athletes turned out in big numbers for the annual Ryston Runners Cross Country Grand Prix Series.

Charlie Stone

Thetford maintained their excellent start to the season by recording a big away win in the Junior Vase on Saturday.

Gorleston FC has confirmed that its Thurlow Nunn League fixture with Thetford at Emerald Park tonight has been postponed.

Thurlow Nunn League

Thetford Dolphins travelled to Wisbech for the Senior Fenland League A final and an outstanding display saw them finish second behind a very strong West Norfolk.

West Norfolk

Thetford and Brandon Events

After a sensational summer of festival performances, rapper Franko Fraize is celebrating yet again after recording a session at the BBC’s iconic Maida Vale studio.


A taste of the States will be coming to a new town centre development as the first of its five restaurant tenants is announced.

Breckland Council

Pop icon Rick Astley is the first to confirm he will be performing at Thetford Forest as part of its summer concert series in 2017.

Iconic singer Rick Astley will be coming to East Anglia next year to sing in Thetford Forest.

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Rick Astley is the first artist to announce he will be appearing at Thetford Forest in 2017 as part of Forest Live, the summer concert series promoted by the Forestry Commission.

Forestry Commission

Norfolk Entertainment

From a show inspired by King Lear to a project celebrating trying something new later in life, there is lots to enjoy at this year’s Hostry Festival.

Norfolk Community Foundation

Hundreds of beer lovers have been queuing outside St Andrew’s and Blackfriars’ Hall ahead of the opening session of the Norwich Beer Festival.


The less-than-smooth operator has miraculously survived another Strictly Come Dancing elimination in the wake of his disasterous performance on last night’s show.


Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald announced last night that they will be coming to Carrow Road in 2017 for the final date of their hotly-anticipated Wonderland Tour.


Pop band Take That is set to play a gig in Norwich next summer as part of the group’s newly announced Wonderland Live tour.

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Anthony Ogogo faces a long spell on the sidelines after it was revealed he sustained a broken eye socket BEFORE the first professional defeat of his career at the weekend.


Gorleston and Thetford Town are still flying the Norfolk flag after both moved into the second round of the FA Vase at the weekend.

Robbie Priddle

Lee Stevenson’s third goal of the season ensured a fourth draw in five games for King’s Lynn Town at Stratford Town’s DCS Stadium.

Lynn Town

Both sides drew a blank in this mid-table clash at Aldiss Park, writes Rene Kendal.

Neil Richmond’s brace helped secure the points for Tilbury to leapfrog Norwich United in ninth, writes Norman Bygrave.

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