Norfolk Sport

Indie Vaughan-Jones enjoyed victory at Horseheath at the weekend with Cool Blue in the BE90 class.

Following the unsettled weather of late the conditions for Hickling Broad’s weekend Regatta were near perfect.

Buckland Beau’s long quest for a win on the turf can come to an end at Great Yarmouth on Thursday evening.

Holt lost by 101 runs in their latest Norfolk League encounter at home to Drayton.

Wisbech Speed Skaters took a team of seven to Belgium for the Flanders Grand Prix European Cup meeting.

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In contrast with the conditions at Horning Week, it was relatively calm for Horning SC’s regular racing, on Hoveton Little Broad.

There is a throwback to yesteryear for National Bangers Racing at King’s Lynn with the staging of an all Mk1/2 Granada meeting on Saturday (5pm).

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After a three-year Snetterton sojourn, when the Citroen 2CV 24 Hour Race took place at Anglesey, the day night race returns to the Norfolk circuit this weekend and with it the opportunity to topple the dominant Team Lion crew.


Lowestoft Town turned in a battling display in their opening home league game of the season before going down to a 2-1 defeat at the hands of a star-studded Billericay side.

Josh Auty reckons King’s Lynn’s push for the play-offs is back on after helping to inspire a 50-40 fightback victory over Leicester.


Josh Files experienced the highs and lows of motorsport in the latest round of the TCR Germany series but remains in pole position to retain his championship title.

An error at Riches, just after Andrew Evans had climbed aboard, cost him and co-driver Christian England victory in the opening LMP3 Cup race with the pair having to overcome a penalty for a short pit stop in race two to claim a narrow victory.

Budding football players will have a fresh new look on the pitch thanks to a generous donation from a national company.


Nicklas Porsing has been ruled out of King’s Lynn’s Premiership showdown with Leicester on Wednesday night through illness.


I realise that a lot of fishing is done on artificially-stocked lakes, both in the trout and the commercial angling worlds. In both cases, important needs are being met, especially, as on many of our stills and rivers, wild fish are in comparatively short supply.

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A top Norfolk match angler has won the Barford Fishery Four-Day Festival for the second year running.


A spectacular festival week on Norfolk fisheries included a three-day midweek marathon staged on the tidal River Yare, won by Saffron Walden’s Steve Clark.

Of the Norfolk & Suffolk Flyfishers’ 38 visitors to East Tuddenham, the top 25 bags were virtually all landed by day ticket purchasers.

Diss CC 25 winner Matthew Senter (53:06) was just 17 seconds off the course record for the Bressingham to Thetford and back course.


A man from Norwich is setting out to be the first person with multiple sclerosis (MS) to solo-swim the English Channel.

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Norfolk’s Minor Counties Championship campaign drew to a close in thrilling fashion at Jesmond yesterday when they completed a nerve-jangling run chase in the final over.

A fortuitous late goal by man-of-the-match Jake Anema earned Dereham a 1-0 win at newly promoted Mildenhall.

Gorleston suffered their first defeat of the season as Stowmarket came away from Emerald Park with the points in Tuesday night’s Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division clash.

Norwich United slumped to a second consecutive defeat, going down 4-1 at Soham Town Rangers.

King’s Lynn Town made it two wins out of two as they passed their first away test of the new campaign with a 3-1 win at Bishops Stortford.

King’s Lynn will aim to end their losing run when they host basement club Leicester at the Adrian Flux Arena on Wednesday night (7.30pm).


Ian Culverhouse has got the town of King’s Lynn buzzing, according to his skipper.

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Lowestoft Town come up against the Harlem Globetrotters of non league football this evening at the Amber Dew Events Stadium as Billericay come to town.

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Norfolk face a tough battle to force victory in their final Minor Counties Championship match of the season at Jesmond - despite forcing Northumberland to follow-on.


Saxlingham are 23 points clear at the head of Division One of the Norfolk Cricket League with two games to go after beating St Andrews.


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