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Thetford and Brandon Sport

Sunday, May 24, 2015
United Kingdom

Sophie McKinna equalled her own county record on a day of outstanding performances at the Norfolk Athletics Championship at Lynnsport, in King’s Lynn.

Cricket.

Despite the best efforts of Norwich City only six games were conceded this week – but several matches were shortened to accommodate the lunctime play-off so generally cricket was the winner, writes Mike Ridout.

First Division
Brandon Youth FC have gained £6000 from the Football Foundation with a Grow the Game Grant

Brandon Town Youth Football Club has received a £6,000 boost in the form of a Grow the Game grant from the Football Foundation, the country’s largest sports charity.

Thetford have continued their unbeaten start to the season in Division Two of the Dipple & Conway Opticians Norfolk Alliance.

North Elmham'’s James Dagless patiently grafting for his runs in the gathering gloom. Picture: MIKE WYATT

The overnight rain and play-off match between Ipswich and Norwich failed to make a dent on the second week of the season’s fixtures, writes Mike Ridout.

Norfolk

Norfolk Sport

Sunday, May 24, 2015

King’s Lynn Stars skipper Rory Schlein was reported to have undergone major surgery last night after a crash during a meeting in Poland.

Sophie McKinna equalled her own county record on a day of outstanding performances at the Norfolk Athletics Championship at Lynnsport, in King’s Lynn.

United Kingdom
Michael Frew celebrates one of his seven goals for King's Lynn Town. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Striker Michael Frew has become the sixth player to leave King’s Lynn Town this summer.

football
Cricket. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Hockwold and Snettisham both maintained their perfect starts to the season in Division One, writes Kevin Fisher.

Action from Wroxham's win over Dereham in the Norfolk Senior Cup final at Carrow Road. Wroxham manager Stewart Larter.

Wroxham manager Stewart Larter is hoping to see long-term benefits from victory over Dereham in the Norfolk Senior Cup final.

Norwich City

Norwich City boss Alex Neil salutes the fans at Wembley after guiding the Canaries to the Premier League. Picture: Matthew Usher.

The one downside to Norwich City’s Championship promotion success is the secret is now out about Alex Neil.

Neil Adams
Rodney Wright, owner of Ludham butchers and a massive NCFC fan.
One of his old Norwich City FC shirts is being flown from the tower at Ludham church.

Picture: James Bass

The Canaries’ colours are flying high above one Norfolk village in tribute to the team’s Premier League victory.

St Catherine's Church
Alex Neil insisted Norwich City's Wembley triumph was a team effort. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil insists Norwich City will surprise plenty in the Premier League after sealing an instant top-flight return.

Norwich
Nathan Redmond of Norwich celebrates scoring his sides 2nd goal during the Sky Bet Championship Play-off Final at Wembley Stadium, London
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25/05/2015

Wembley and Nathan Redmond, with a dash of Wes Hoolahan – it was a mouthwatering prospect before events at Wembley unfolded, and a joyous spectacle for every Norwich City fan while it did.

Columnists

Mon, 08:00
Aitor Karanka

Although it’s 30 years since I last watched Norwich City at Wembley the day itself will forever be etched upon my mind.

Wes Hoolahan celebrates scoring the goal against Ipswich Town that set Norwich City on their way to Wembley. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City face Middlesbrough at Wembley on Monday in the Championship play-off final and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

The Norwich fans build up the atmosphere before the Sky Bet Championship play-off semi-final against Ipswich at Carrow Road, Norwich. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

The Mason’s Arms in Donisthorpe didn’t know what had hit it.

The peacetime of an otherwise normal Saturday lunchtime shattered by a crazed Norwich City fan, desperate to see them reach Wembley.

Norwich City
The Norwich fans celebrate their side's first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Bringing many Norwich City supporters back down to earth could prove rather challenging this week.

David Freezer
Contrasting emotions in the Jarrold stand as the home fans celebrate their side's first goal. 
Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City fans celebrated in style as they watched their side knock Ipswich Town out of the Championship play-offs.

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