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Yesterday, 09:24

Whilst I am pleased for the Sheringham community to receive the news of a replacement Splash pool and I understand the enthusiasm of the Chamber of Trade for the project, the palpable neglect of the black hole in swimming facilities in other parts of North Norfolk is distressing.

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Eastern Daily Press
Wed, 15:32

Campaigners fighting to save a highly-valued Fakenham care home have dismissed concerns the unit is set to close.

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Wed, 12:39

Fakenham’s new mayor is urging residents to give their views on plans to bring 950 homes, a new primary school and hotel to the town at a meeting next month.

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Wed, 09:42

New bus routes could be trialled in villages near Fakenham amid moves to improve rural bus services in north Norfolk.

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Tue, 16:30

A British Legion president has expressed his disgust after a wreath he laid in memory of his war hero father was stolen for the third time in recent years.

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Tue, 14:26

Two men, including one 17-year-old, arrested during a drugs raid in Dereham have been released under investigation.

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Norwich
Tue, 11:38

A popular Fakenham drama group has been given some celebrity inspiration ahead of their 50th anniversary show.

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Tue, 10:44

Two brothers have run 156 miles through the Sahara desert to raise more than £10,000 after being inspired by their sister.

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Mon, 15:43

The new mayor of Dereham Hilary Bushell conducted her first official engagement by opening a new wing at Bilney Hall Nursing Home in East Bilney. This year marks a very special year for Bilney Hall.

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Mon, 15:05

A 17-year-old male from the Norwich area was arrested after he escaped a property at The Maltings through a back window during the raid, just before 9am.

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Great Yarmouth
Mon, 14:19

Growing up Amy Smith was afraid of the water - a fear shared by growing numbers of children today.

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United Kingdom
Friday, May 19, 2017

Important decisions on education in Norfolk could be made “without real world perspective” - it has been claimed.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, May 19, 2017

Charging schools which expel students could worsen an alarming rise in expulsion rates in Norfolk and have a damaging impact on children’s welfare, a principal has warned.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, May 19, 2017

An important meeting of leading figures in Norfolk education is being held today.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Jewellery and cash were stolen in a burglary in Dereham.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

A police manhunt is continuing in the Dereham area to find a suspect reported to have crashed a stolen vehicle and run from the scene.

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Norfolk police
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A charity wants raise £1.7m to quadruple the size of its nature reserve near Fakenham.

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The family of murder victim Brian Heed has praised police for quickly bringing his killer to justice.

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A community has been praised for its “huge” role in swiftly getting murderer Richard Beane off the streets as more details of the killer’s cold-blooded and distant nature have emerged.

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Norwich Crown Court
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Plans to bring 950 homes, a new primary school and hotel to Fakenham have taken a step forward.

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A Dereham war hero will be remembered at a memorial service this month.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Old bridges, platforms and street names today serve as reminders of the railway’s integral role in the history of Fakenham.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Police in Ireland have dropped an investigation into alleged blasphemous comments made by Stephen Fry.

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Ireland
Monday, May 8, 2017

A fresh drive to promote local businesses in Fakenham has begun following the closure of a voluntary group.

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Monday, May 8, 2017

People in Fakenham are being urged to give their views about the possible loss of one of the town’s car parks.

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Monday, May 8, 2017

A decision over whether to grant planning permission for 285 new homes in Dereham has been delayed.

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Breckland Council
Monday, May 8, 2017

Councillors will be urged to refuse planning permission to build 285 new homes in Dereham due to growing concerns about sewage, traffic and the impact on the character of the town.

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Breckland Council
Sunday, May 7, 2017

Police have said they will not comment on a complaint of blasphemy reportedly made against Stephen Fry.

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YouTube
Sunday, May 7, 2017

A malt popular in the Victorian era has been brought back as two Norfolk breweries have come together to bring beer lovers a taste they have missed out on for more than 80 years.

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Sunday, May 7, 2017

Police have confirmed a person died in a serious collision on the A47 near Dereham.

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