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The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a breeding ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – reviews the 2018 British Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton

Join us from pubs across Norfolk and Waveney as England take on Croatia in the World Cup semi-final.

Michael Bailey

The 2018 World Cup has been a hot topic all over Twitter, particularly given England’s surprise performance in the tournament.

Twitter

Passionate England fan Gary Wharf will be leading the songs tonight as he bangs his drum dressed in a St George’s outfit and with the cross painted on his face.

World Cup 2018

Director Gurinder Chadha cheered the Three Lions on at Grand Central in Thetford.

University of East Anglia

We really are starting to believe the World Cup is coming home.

England Ambulance Service

Pubs and beer gardens the length and breadth of the county erupted in celebrations as England took one step closer to a place in the World Cup final today.

World Cup 2018

Delighted fans in Thetford are sure to be celebrating for the rest of the weekend as England beat Sweden to make it through to the semi-finals of the World Cup.

United Kingdom

We’re starting to get the feeling that football really may be coming home!

Facebook

An innings of 48 would be a decent score for many batsmen in the Norfolk Alliance, or any other league come to that.

Norfolk Alliance

Honking horns, jubilant cheers and chants of “football’s coming home” echoed throughout the county and beyond as England celebrated its latest victory in the World Cup.

World Cup 2018

Cranworth’s Adam Hatfield will not have far to travel this weekend as he defends his lead in the GT Cup GTH category on his home circuit of Snetterton.

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a breeding ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – reviews the 2018 French Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Mark Webber

With England playing Panama this afternoon, footie fans across the county have been turning out in the sunshine for the game.

Eastern Daily Press

Some of the fastest cars to compete at Snetterton this year will contest the British Sprint Championship this weekend on the 100 layout of the Norfolk venue.

Honda

After two warm days of practice and qualifying, the weather turned a little cooler for the fourth round of the British Superbike Championship at Snetterton yesterday – but on the track the action was red hot with Leon Haslam roaring to a brace of victories to extend his series lead.

Leon Haslam made the most of the superb conditions at Snetterton on Friday to put his JG Speedfit Kawasaki at the top of the timing screens after the opening two practice sessions for this weekend’s round of the British Superbike Championship.

Norwich

Less than three seconds separated the podium places in the Fun Cup race at Snetterton, after four hours of hard-fought racing, with the series leaders team of Zoe Wenham, Guy Wenham and Ryan Burke coming out on top.

Ford

A combination of safety cars and penalties for the opposition allowed the Lee Mowle and Yelmer Buurman Mercedes AMG GT3 to win the previous round of the British GT Championship having started from last place on the grid.

Cambridgeshire Mini Miglia racers Lee Deegan and Rupert Deeth squabbled over victory in Sunday’s event with Deegan taking a narrow victory to follow up his success in Saturday’s shortened event.

Renault

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 – reviews the 2018 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton

Thetford Athletics Club hosted the annual Breckland 10k, with over 280 athletes braving the hot temperatures.

Ben Garrod

Liam Morley maintained his unbeaten 2018 British Superkart F125 record with two flawless performances at Snetterton to strength his grip on retaining his title.

The Snetterton Mini Festival will celebrate the past and present with exciting racing promised from both the traditional and modern visions of the iconic British car.

Thetford Town’s bid to win their first trophy in 27 years ended in disappointment as Brantham Athletic ran out 4-2 winners in the Thurlow Nunn League Challenge Cup final.

Max Melanson

Thetford Town will be bidding to end a 27-year wait for silverware this afternoon when they take on Brantham Athletic in the Thurlow Nunn League Challange final at Diss Town (kick-off 3pm).

Robbie Priddle

The British Superkart Championship headlines the May Bank Holiday offering at Snetterton with round three of the F125 series – and Liam Morley is keen to remain unbeaten this year.

Lowestoft Town recorded a notable victory on Saturday - and not just over opponents Thetford Town.

Liam Conroy

Thetford Town warmed up for their biggest match in many years by winning their penultimate league game of the season on Saturday.

Danny White

Dussindale Rovers and East Harling will face each other at Carrow Road on Sunday in the final of the Norfolk Junior Cup.

Norwich

In an all too familiar story this season Thetford Town dominated Saturday’s clash at Mundford Road, only for defensive errors to cost them points.

Max Melanson

Norfolk riders performed well as the second round of the 2018 British Superbike Championships on the Indy circuit at Brands Hatch experienced a real mixed bag of weather, and results.

Norwich

Jeremy Clark will be hoping for better fortunes on his home track of Snetterton than during his recent debut in the Historic Sports Car Club’s 70 Roadsports Championship.

Kings Lynn’s Robert Sayell made good use of pole position in the third and final race of the F1000 Championship at Snetterton to take a commanding victory to back up his brace of second places in the earlier contests.

BMW

Two young netball players have got together to arrange a charity tournament in Thetford this summer.

Thetford Academy

Despite two defeats in the last week Thetford Town manager Danny White is upbeat about the way his team is playing.

Andrew Wood

Craig Ward completed his 100th parkrun at King’s Lynn – and he is just 12 years old!

Lotus Europa-mounted Malcolm Johnson found American V8 power just too hot to handle in the Swinging Sixties Group 2 race at Snetterton.

Renault

There are nine races for the iconic Mazda MX5 sports car at Snetterton this weekend – with every one promising close and exciting entertainment with the result usually in doubt until metres from the chequered flag.

BMW

Thetford Town extended their unbeaten run to six games with a 1-1 draw against Long Melford at Mundford Road.

Thetford’s Ryan Vickers refused to be sidetracked by the weather during the first round of the British Superbikes at Donington Park.

The Classic Sports Car Club provides some of the most entertaining racing seen at Snetterton, with full grids of classic sports and saloon cars plus a sprinkling of modern machinery to whet the appetite of all motorsport fans.

BMW

Two late goals gave Thetford a point against Brantham Athletic in a dress rehearsal for the Thurlow Nunn League Cup final next month.

Max Melanson

Poor weather that hit the final pre-season tests for the British Superbike Championships at Donington were not a good indicator of what to expect.

Northern Ireland

Thetford finished an excellent week with a 1-0 victory at promotion-chasing Histon.

Danny White

Southwold put in a good all-round display to see off a determined Thetford side and keep their title bid very much on track.

West Norfolk

Young Thetford motorcyclist Ryan Vickers has an exciting season ahead of him.

London

Chris West and Keith Hounslow maintain their composure during a tense battle for victory during the Snetterton Stage Rally, withstanding a strong second-half challenge from the Ian Woodhouse/Jason Leaf crew.

Ford

Thetford manager Danny White is aiming for a top 10 finish in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division after his team comfortably beat Haverhill Rovers away 5-0, putting them 12th in the table.

Andrew Wood

Thetford Town will see it as two points dropped rather than one gained on Saturday.

Danny White

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Passionate England fan Gary Wharf will be leading the songs tonight as he bangs his drum dressed in a St George’s outfit and with the cross painted on his face.

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Sunday, July 8, 2018

Director Gurinder Chadha cheered the Three Lions on at Grand Central in Thetford.

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University of East Anglia
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Brandon Ladies are starting pre-season football training on Thursday June 30, 6.30 at Brandon Recreation Ground.

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Sunday, February 27, 2011

Gorleston, Diss and Thetford were left singing in the rain as only seven matches in the whole Ridgeons League progamme survived a waterlogged weekend.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

The 2018 World Cup has been a hot topic all over Twitter, particularly given England’s surprise performance in the tournament.

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