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Mon, 14:41

A community remains in shock as a police investigation continues following the arrest of a man on suspicion of making threats to kill with a firearm.

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Mon, 14:39

A man armed with a firearm has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill in an incident in a village near Dereham.

Police, including armed units, were called to an address in Watton Road, Shipdham shortly after 9.40am on Friday following reports a man had made verbal threats to another man.

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Mon, 08:57

An organisation which works to promote local business in Fakenham and the surrounding area will fold next month unless new volunteers come forward to run it.

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

The impact of litter on Norfolk’s wildlife is being highlighted as part of a campaign to clean up the county.

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Henry Bellingham
Friday, February 17, 2017

Opponents to a controversial restaurant and holiday apartments scheme in Wells are celebrating after district councillors rejected their own council’s proposals to build them.

The matter is not yet finished, however, and the plans will be discussed further by cabinet members, who have previously voted in favour of them.

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Judy Oliver
Thursday, February 16, 2017

These stunning and unusual pictures show scenes of the north Norfolk coast as many will have never seen before.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Multi-million pound plans to bring 48 hospital beds to Wells are making good progress and will serve the local community, the man leading the project has confirmed.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A charity which has helped thousands of people in the Fakenham area over the last 14 years has opened a new community cafe in the town centre.

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The people of Wells turned out in force to express their outrage at North Norfolk District Council’s proposals to develop a restaurant and holiday apartments at a beauty spot in the town.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Monday, February 13, 2017

Two more people have been charged with drugs offences as part of Operation Gravity – Norfolk Constabulary’s campaign targeting those involved in the supply of Class A drugs in the county.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Police have released CCTV images of three men who attempted to rob a village shop with crowbars.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

A town centre bar in Dereham could be turned into flats.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Campaigners fighting to save a 16th century village pub remain in confident mood, despite news that a planning application to build three homes on the site has been submitted.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, February 9, 2017

One in six homes in England are at risk of flooding and many people are completely unaware if their own home is in a flood risk area, an Environment Agency project manager has said.

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Environment Agency
Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Anger is growing in Wells and Fakenham after district councillors decided to progress proposed controversial developments in the two towns.

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

A couple who suffered devastating injuries in a car crash have told how their lives will never be the same again.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Plans to hold a celebration event to mark the 50th anniversary of guitar legend Jimi Hendrix’s performance in Dereham are making progress.

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Monday, January 16, 2017

The body of a young man found in woodland near Reepham in the early hours of this morning is understood to be that of Harry Ottaway, who had been reported missing at the weekend.

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Norfolk police
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Campaigners fighting to save a 16th century village pub start the year in positive mood having raised more than £130,000 so far.

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Thursday, January 5, 2017

A woman who helped shape the lives of dozens of young people in Great Ryburgh and was made an MBE for services to youth, has died at the age of 93.

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Monday, December 26, 2016

Every resident of Norfolk is being urged to pick up one bag of litter next year in a fresh drive to clean up the county.

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Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Sunday, December 4, 2016

Christmas has officially arrived in Fakenham after the festive lights were switched on, on Saturday evening.

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Police in Norfolk and Suffolk have launched a new crackdown on people caught driving while using a mobile phone, following a dramatic rise in the crime.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, November 13, 2016

More than 400 people gathered around the war memorial in Fakenham this afternoon for a poignant Remembrance Sunday ceremony.

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Royal British Legion
Thursday, November 10, 2016

Forty years on from its humble beginnings the Thursford Christmas Spectacular is as appealing and popular as it’s ever been.

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Monday, October 17, 2016

A renewable energy company is looking to set up a base in a new business park which is being established by a council to bring skilled jobs to north Norfolk.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Sunday, October 16, 2016

They inspired Isaac Newton, are said to drive down waiting lists at doctor’s surgeries and strike at the very core of Britishness.

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Jewellery has been stolen from homes in the Fakenham area.

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Police have caught a man shaving while driving in a village near Dereham this morning.

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