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Steven Samuel will face court in Bury St Edmunds on September 2

21-year-old to face court for allegedly causing death by dangerous driving while drunk in Lakenheath

A 21-year-old man will face court in September for allegedly killing a 22-year-old in Lakenheath after driving while drunk.

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Police are anxious to trace a man who has been reported missing in west Suffolk. 
Darius Bumsa, aged 34, was last seen by a member of his family at approximately 3.30pm today at an address in Brandon.

Have you seen Darius? Police appeal after concern grows for welfare of missing man

Concerns have been raised for the welfare of a west Suffolk man who has been reported missing and in a distressed state.

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Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss.

Tokenism, climate change, King’s Lynn incinerator, farming and food: Q&A with Environment Secretary and Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss

Q: We were due to speak last week, but then there was a Cobra meeting following the Malaysian air crash. Has it been a hectic start?

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A picture of Brandon Baptist Church Choir from 1895 which has sparked a hunt for the subjects' identities.

Unearthed picture sparks search for town’s historic residents

A black and white picture dating back to the 1890s that was unearthed at a church has sparked a search for information into its subjects’ identities,

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Holding pic for RAF Mildenhall sign

Update: Emergency over as RAF Mildenhall “suspicious package” found to be “non-hazardous”

A potential emergency has ended at RAF Mildenhall after a “suspicious package” at the post office was found to be non-hazardous.

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Fun and games at the Worstead Festival. Photo: Steve Adams

Magical family fun at Worstead Festival

The village of Worstead is gearing up for its annual festival this weekend.

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Over 35 Thetford Parkrun members took part in the East Harling 10K.

Purple invasion of Thetford Parkrun members at East Harling 10K

There were 174 people taking on the Thetford Parkrun 5km course in the warm and humid conditions on Saturday.

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CC Breckland's Mark Fairhead in action in the RTTC National 100-mile Championship Time Trial near Swaffham, Picture: Fergus Muir

National 100-mile cycling time trial championship held near Swaffham

The RTTC National 100-mile Championship Time Trial was the main event in Norfolk at the weekend.

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Thetford Town manager Mark Scott. Photo: Steve Adams

Thetford Town start pre-season with Dersingham win and Wroxham loss

Thetford Town have started their pre-season schedule with a win and a defeat against local teams.

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Thetford Town players. Photo: Steve Adams

Thetford Town handed home draws in FA Cup and FA Vase qualifiers

Thetford Town have been handed home draws in both the FA Cup and FA Vase for the new season.

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Action from Wisbech Town, red, and King's Lynn Town's pre-season friendly last summer. Picture: Steve Williams.

Region’s non-league boys are back in town as friendlies get underway

Less than two months after the semi-professional scene shut down for the summer, non-league football is back with a bang this evening.

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Michael Gault.

Norfolk shooter aims to become most successful Commonwealth Games competitor ever

All eyes will be on Mick Gault in the coming days as he looks to shatter the Commonwealth record books in Scotland.

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The Aegon Summer County Cup tennis competition at Cromer. Norfolk captain Barry Fulcher playing against Berkshire on Monday.

Norfolk battling to avoid drop in Summer County Cup at Cromer

Norfolk’s men suffered a second loss in a row as they fell 6-3 to promotion chasing Derbyshire on day three of the Summer County Cup at Cromer.

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Falling Starr Wrestling put on a bout at King's Lynn Academy, as a surprise for the last day of term, with two staff members taking part in the grappling. From left, Furio with Jimmy Starr, watches as El Techo (Paul Aldous) and The Hurricane (Aaron Blows) wrestle. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Video: King’s Lynn Academy pupils treated to wrestling showdown between teachers

It was hardly World Wrestling Entertainment, but pupils were delighted to see their teachers transform into wrestlers at King’s Lynn Academy.

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