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The Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League programme was dominated by the opening matches in the three league cup competitions.

Norwich

Thetford maintained their fine start to the season when they beat Maldon 56-10 in the Senior Vase to avenge two previous defeats at the hands of the Essex side in the same competition.

Josh Clark

Thetford Town got back to winning ways at the weekend when they avoided a potential upset in the second round of the Norfolk Senior Cup.

Ian Fancett

The first race of the Ryston Cross Country Grand Prix series was held at Shouldham Warren in mild temperatures and it proved to be a productive day for the Thetford athletes.

Isabel Smythe

Longham are the new leaders of Division One of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League on goal difference from Watton Reserves after a 4-0 win at Mulbarton Wanderers A.

Norwich

Thetford Town will be aiming to get back to winning ways on Saturday after slumping to a sixth successive defeat at the weekend.

Robbie Priddle

Thetford AC’s triathlon team visited to Stowmarket to take part in the West Suffolk Sprint (300m swim, 18k bike and 5k run) which was an England East Region League race.

Simon Smith

There was a remarkably close finish to the annual Challenge of the Sexes for the Millennium Claret Jug at Thetford Golf Club on Sunday.

Robert Setchell

As it draws to a close, 2017 has proved a highly successful track and field season for Thetford AC.

Isabel Smythe

Central and South Norfolk League Division One leaders Watton Res maintained their 100pc record with a 4-1 win at Attleborough Town A.

Thetford Town will look to erase the memories of a weekend drubbing when they travel to struggling Kirkley & Pakefield on Tuesday night.

The Greens

Thetford travelled to Woodbridge looking to bounce back from a home defeat to Holt the previous weekend and came away with comprehensive win.

Josh Clark

Paul Pearce, hero of Thetford Golf Club’s Norfolk County Golf Union Scratch Trophy triumph, kept up his good form to win the first of the winter medals.

Swaffham Golf Club

Thetford AC athletes visited Haverhill to take part in the duathlon and sprint triathlon.

Watton Reserves go marching on at the top

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League Division One leaders Watton Reserves maintained their 100pc record with a 2-1 win at Mulbarton Wanderers A.

Norwich

The MG Car Club finals meeting takes place this weekend at Snetterton, culminating in the 4 Hour Classic Relay Race.

The Historic open wheel festival was a resounding success at Snetterton on Saturday with Richard Tarling winning both scintillating FF1600 encounters.

Thetford Dolphins swimmers were in action at Thetford Waterworld for round five of the Junior Fenland League.

Archie King

After an unbelievable recovery to beat Bawburgh in the morning semi-final, Thetford went on to beat King’s Lynn in the final at Eaton on Sunday to make it back-to-back wins in the Norfolk CGU Scratch Cup.

Thetford Town were left clicking their heels on Saturday when their scheduled FA Vase opponents decided not to travel.

Danny White

Much changed Bridgham record emphatic win

Monday, September 25, 2017

Bridgham United were forced into seven changes but still won 6-1 at Tacolneston Reserves.

Great Yarmouth Town can earn themselves a Norfolk derby at Thetford Town in the FA Vase – if they can get through their replay on Tuesday night.

Debenham LC

Fast-rising MMA star Andre Goncalves says he’s ready for the big time – and he’ll prove it in enemy territory at Bellator 187 in Dublin in November.

MMA

There were only two matches played in Division One of the Central and South Norfolk League sponsored by Barnes Print at the weekend.

Norwich

There were four goals scored during Norwich City’s comfortable win over Brentford in the Carabao Cup but it is a penalty miss that has got everyone talking.

Norwich City

Thetford Dolphins were represented by 49 swimmers for the Nifty 50s Open meet held at Thetford Waterworld.

Alice Fasey

It was a very close finish but two pairs from the host club ended at the top of the pile at Gary Goodchild’s Senior Captain’s Open at Thetford.

Ely City

Bridgham United started the game at league leaders Yaxham well - but ended up losing 7-2.

Thetford Town take a break from their league struggles on Saturday when they entertain Oakham United in the FA Vase.

Danny White

The highly-popular Vintage Sports Car Club returns to Snetterton, after a year’s absence, to the delight of the many local enthusiasts who flocked to previous events.

Ford

Silverstone saw some good results for some of the local teams and riders at the British Superbike Championships.

BMW

Mika Makinen dominated the Division 2 category of the British Truck Racing Championship as the Division 1 contenders bounced off each other – and the Snetterton scenery – in spectacular fashion.

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 – brings you its 2017 Italian Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

Lewis Hamilton

The British Truck Racing Championship resumes at Snetterton this weekend with nine races for the giants of the race track.

Four-handicap Robert Setchell won the Neville Bishop Trophy and was crowned Thetford Golf Club’s champion.

Mike Horley

It was a great day for Iain Yule when the Norfolk Open Championship was held at Thetford Golf Club last week.

Robert Bentley

Bridgham beaten in 10-goal thriller

Monday, September 4, 2017

Bridgham Utd were not helped by unavailabilities, a late call-off and a no show as they kicked off the new season with a 6-4 defeat at Brandon Reserves.

With the season drawing to close there was plenty of action last weekend and there were some impressive performances from Cycling Club Breckland’s time trialists.

Mark Fairhead

Thetford rounded off a solid campaign in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance with an emphatic win at relegated Mattishall.

Norfolk Alliance

Thetford Town have suffered two disappointing results in space of five days - after starting the new Thurlow Nunn Premier Division campaign in impressive style.

Thurlow Nunn Premier Division

Thetford Golf Club’s August Ladies’ Am Am was a sell-out way back in January and it was a great day out for a maximum field of 112 representing 28 different clubs.

Robert Setchell

Thetford Dolphins’ last gala of the season saw them travel to Mildenhall for the Larking on the Lark Trophy and they put in a brilliant performance to romp home in first place.

Francesca Long

Watton United returned to senior football after a five year absence last week - but they couldn’t mark their first Hadley and Ottaway Anglian Combination Division One match of the season with a win.

Mark Allibone

Thetford Town maintained their bright start to the season on Saturday when they recorded a fourth win in five matches in the Premier Division of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Joe Jackson

Thetford Town stayed on course for a top half finish in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance when they saw off visitors Vauxhall Mallards A by 43 runs at the weekend.

Liam Conroy

Swaffham secured victory in the Carter NACO Shield final at Dereham after beating Thetford in a keenly-fought contest by 45 runs.

Mark Eagle

Ryan Conroy led by example as Thetford recorded a nailbiting one wicket win at Bradfield in their latest Norfolk Alliance Division One fixture.

Liam Conroy

After a weekend off Swaffham Town return to action on Saturday when they travel to Bedford Town in the preliminary round of the FA Cup.

Korben Willis

A series of showers all day long could not dampen the enthusiasm of 80 golfers taking part in a charity pro-am at Thetford Golf Club last week.

John Baldwin

Former Norwich City academy product Cameron King has signed for Shamrock Rovers on a one-year contract.

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