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It would take a brave person to bet against Stowmarket Town finishing the season as Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division champions.

New Thetford Town boss Matt Morton insists the Brecklanders will "come out swinging" as they look to fight their way out of trouble at the foot of the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.

Matt Morton is the new manager of Thetford Town following talks with club chairman Nigel Armes.

After nearly four years in charge of Thetford Town manager Danny White has stepped down from his position.

Danny White has resigned as Thetford Town boss after the Brecklanders' 4-1 defeat at Woodbridge on Saturday afternoon.

The new Norwich City sticker album is out today - and fans are expected to flock to shops all over Norfolk to grab a copy.

A 2-1 home defeat to Kirkley and Pakefield brought a disappointing week to an end for Thetford Town.

Swaffham Town's interest in national competitions is over for another season after a 2-0 defeat at Mildenhall Town on Saturday.

It has been a frustrating few days for Swaffham Town, with two defeats against high quality opposition being compounded by what looks like a serious injury for Alex Vincent.

A motorbike rider remains in a critical condition on life support almost a month after a horror crash at Snetterton Circuit.

Teenage speedway rider Sam Norris has made an emotional return to Mildenhall Fens Tigers just weeks after being seriously injured in a crash.

From the pits and paddock to track-side and behind the scenes, marshals are an essential part of motorsport meetings running smoothly.

It was a disappointing Saturday evening for Thetford Town as they were eliminated at the first stage of the FA Cup.

As the BMW 330-mounted Colin Turkington and Andrew Jordan fought over the British Touring Car Championship lead throughout the day it will be the third race which will live long in the memory of the large Snetterton crowd.

Thetford Town got their season off to a perfect start with a 2-1 victory against Walsham-Le-Willows on Friday evening as Mundford Road hosted the opening Thurlow Nunn League game of the new campaign.

Parkrun clubs celebrated Norfolk Day in style at the weekend, as Chris Lakey reports

The BMW 330i M Sport has dominated the opening half of this year's Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship, which resumes at Snetterton this weekend, with reigning title holder Colin Turkington looking to consolidate his lead.

A motorbike rider is clinging to life in hospital after a crash at Snetterton Circuit left him in a coma.

A midweek 3-1 victory over Great Yarmouth Town gave Swaffham Town the opportunity to try some training moves and provided a stage for players to show Paul Hunt their skills and development.

Scott Redding has never raced at Snetterton before, but wasted no time getting to grips with the three-mile circuit as he topped the time sheets in both opening practice sessions as the British Superbike Championship headed to Norfolk for round six of 12.

Ryan Vickers is targeting a return for the next Bennetts British Superbike Championship round at Snetterton (July 19-21) as the rookie and the Marham-based RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki team bid to be back on the grid for their home round of the season.

Yamaha Motor UK is preparing something special for the sixth round of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Snetterton, July 19-21 2019.


Plan your weekend at the Bennetts British Superbikes 2019 at Snetterton July 19-21 with our guide to the planned programme.

Essex-based Danny Buchan is raring to go for his home round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship after claiming his first race win in the series last time out at Knockhill in Scotland.


The Bennetts British Superbike Championship blasts into Snetterton this weekend, July 19-21, for the annual trip to the Norfolk circuit - don't miss out on the summer highlight on the 300 circuit!


Thetford moved to within two points of the Norfolk Alliance Division One promotion zone after recording an emphatic win at Topcroft on Saturday.

The prizes headed east, west and south as 160 golfers enjoyed Mike Horley's Captain's Charity Day at Thetford Golf Club.

There was a good start to Swaffham Town's preparations for the new season, with two competitive games against quality opposition.

Thetford runner Melanie Sturman takes part in a Q&A after completing the Great Barrow Challenge for the sixth time

A Norfolk-based ex-Formula One driver could lose his leg following a freak moped accident.

Thetford produced a dominant performance against struggling Beccles to maintain their promotion challenge in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance.

A Thetford delivery driver is swapping his daily drop-off route for the ring as he prepares to become a professional kickboxer.

A superb century from Alex Payne helped Swaffham to an emphatic win at bottom side Beccles in their latest Cecil Amey Norfolk Alliance Division One fixture.

The family of a teenage speedway rider who remains in a serious condition following a crash say he is 'going to win this race' as he continues to fight for his life.

Ryan Vickers' luck run out again at round four of the British Superbike Championships at Brands Hatch.

Thetford moved up to third in Norfolk Alliance Division One as a superb knock from Liam Conroy inspired them to their fourth win of the season.

The Great British Cycling Festival comes to Norfolk this June, offering fun, free activities and everyone is invited to share in the action of this exciting spectacle.

A memorable innings from Chris Cooper helped Thetford maintain their promising start to the season in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance.

Alex Payne played a match-winning innings as Swaffham beat Thetford in a hard-fought Norfolk Alliance Division One clash on Saturday.

Luca Ghiotto experienced the highs and lows of motorsport at the third round of the FIA Formula Two Championship held at Barcelona in Spain.

Renegade Runners' Matt Pyatt cruised to victory at the Breckland 10K on Monday, leading the 276 runners home in 33:54.

Favourites Dereham were indebted to an extra-time goal from Ryan Crisp as they edged past Thetford at Carrow Road to lift the Norfolk Senior Cup.

Dereham Town joint boss Adam Gusterson wants the Magpies to provide "a fitting end" to their season when they take on Thetford Town in the final of the Norfolk Senior Cup at Carrow Road this evening (kick-off 7.30pm).

Thetford Town ended their league season with a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Long Melford at Mundford Road on Saturday.

Easter weekend produced plenty of good times as runners enjoyed the sunny holiday conditions, as Chris Lakey reports

Shipdham-based Elite Motorsport could not have been any happier, leaving Brands Hatch with drivers Harry King and James Hedley leading the Ginetta SuperCup and Ginetta Junior Championships respectively.

Thetford Town will be aiming to get their league season back on track over the Easter weekend before their big night out at Carrow Road at the end of the month.

EXCELR8 Motorsport's debut in the British Touring Car Championship could best be described as character building as the local squad graduated to the country's leading motorsport series.

Chris Lakey rounds up the events at Gorleston, King's Lynn, Loch Neaton, Lowestoft and Thetford

Thetford Town lost 1-0 at relegation threatened Great Yarmouth Town on Friday evening, with a late free-kick settling the issue.

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