Norfolk Sport

King’s Lynn Stars clash at Belle Vue tonight is off.

Once again, I’m commending an older book to you. It was written by one of our great East Anglian angling authors, Anthony Buxton.


Norfolk & Suffolk Flyfishers at East Tuddenham experienced a week of mixed fortunes, with many day ticket visitors outscoring Society members over the last few days.

The Waveney One Designs competed in their class championship at Waveney & Oulton Broad Yacht Club.

A perfect weekend of weather meant the fishing at Rocklands Mere went from pretty average at best to exceptional overnight.

On the match lakes, Craig Gladding (Rhino) won at Reepham with 160lb 11oz, Andy Morrow (B/F) scored 157lb 6oz at Bridge Farm, Mill Farm’s winner was Kevin Clarke with 165lb 12oz and Steve Brown was Dereham star at Narborough with 110lb 5oz.

Oh, the gallant fisher’s life. It is the best of any, ‘tis full of pleasure, void of strife and beloved of many.

RAF Marham rider Ian Lee won the VC Norwich men’s road race at Great Cressingham after overhauling Tom Ellwood (CC London) who had attacked early as a breakaway group of 10 approached the finish.

Mark Richards

King’s Lynn boss Dale Allitt believes they are well-placed to head to Belle Vue and get a result tonight (7.30pm).

King’s Lynn’s Adrian Flux Arena will be packed to the rafters on Saturday night, as Great Britain look to go one better than last year, in this season’s Speedway World Cup. MIKE BACON takes a look at their hopes – and their opponents.

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King’s Lynn Stars let a six-point lead slip as they went down 48-42 in the second leg of their Knockout Cup tie with Wolverhampton at Monmore Green.

Old Buckenham Cricket Club is set to continue its proud tradition of welcoming touring teams from Australia.

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Norfolk’s Adams Trophy team destroyed a visiting North Essex side.

St Edmundsbury

A group of 36 youngsters have been awarded certificates and belts following a successful grading at Wymondham Judo Club.

Two of Norfolk’s junior girls’ teams have been crowned national champions.

United Kingdom

The Norfolk Cricket League season has now reached the halfway point and Sandringham remain clear at the top of Division One, Joe Peveritt leading their title charge with a massive 163 not out in their win over St Andrews.


Norfolk Over 60s have finally lifted the Challenge Shield after completing a home and away double against Kent Invicta.

Norfolk’s hopes in the Middleton Cup ended in dramatic fashion at County Arts.

Teresa Goldsmith has new roles with the Norfolk County Short Mat Bowls Association.

Norfolk County

King’s Lynn have been dealt a blow ahead of tonight’s Knockout Cup second leg at Wolverhampton.


New Wroxham chairman Lee Robson believes the Yachtsmen should be a Ryman League Premier side within five years.

Thurlow Nunn Premier Division

Great Witchingham and Cambridge Granta produced a memorable game at Walcis Park – with three results possible going into the final over.

Swardeston recovered from a disastrous start to record an emphatic win at Mildenhall – and set the scene perfectly for a showdown with the one side above them in the table.


There is a new name at the top of the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division table after Cromer suffered only their second defeat of the season.

Downham Town

Garboldisham A and Bircham are continuing to set a hot pace in Division Four, with both teams winning again on Saturday.

Barton Wanderers

After being named as LTA Club of the Year winners, David Freezer went along to Hingham Tennis to speak to the local volunteers who have made the village a hidden success story of British tennis

The Fine City finally has the dreamers to make the most of its field of dreams – MICHAEL BAILEY went to meet the blossoming Norwich Iceni Baseball Club

Memories of the Norwich Stars will be fired up this weekend when four Norfolk riders take to the shale at Mildenhall Stadium.

United States

Norfolk staged a remarkable comeback to secure victory on the final day of County Week but it wasn’t enough to retain their East Region title.

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 CALLUM SPRINGALL’s learnings from 2017 Azerbaijan Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku.


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