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A soldier from Fakenham who died during the First World War has been honoured in a special ceremony in France.

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Fakenham
Yesterday, 15:50

The A47 has reopened between Easton and Honingham after being closed for around seven hours due to a lorry carrying 600 turkeys overturning.

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England Ambulance Service
Tue, 15:42

Councillors have been campaigning in Dereham against the proposed closures of children’s centres in Norfolk.

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Harry Clarke
Tue, 14:03

A local football club has received an overwhelming show of support from the local community after their brand new match balls worth around £200 were stolen before they had even been used.

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Royal British Legion
Tue, 09:09

A mother has described the terrifying moment a brick was thrown at her windscreen while she was in a car with her five-month-old baby.

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Norfolk Police
Mon, 13:59

Five suspects aged as young as 10 have been arrested following criminal damage to a property’s windows, a garden fence and cars in Swaffham on Sunday November 11.

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Norfolk Police
Mon, 11:46

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision involving seven vehicles on the A47 near Swaffham on Saturday November 10.

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England Ambulance Service
Monday, November 5, 2018

A special project in the parish of Ryburgh is marking the centenary of the end of the First World War with a series of bell ringing commemorations.

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Remembrance Day 2018
Monday, November 5, 2018

A church in the village of Worthing, between Dereham and Fakenham, has opened an exhibition to provide an insight into the village’s local history and will also hold a gathering to mark Remembrance Day.

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Royal British Legion
Friday, November 2, 2018

Several arrests were made, including for assaulting a police officer, at an illegal rave in rural north Norfolk.

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North Norfolk Police
Friday, November 2, 2018

A Norfolk inspired arts programme aimed at increasing wellbeing and combating loneliness in elderly people has culminated in a musical and movement performance on the north Norfolk coast.

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Friday, November 2, 2018

A bid for £100,000 is being made to revamp Fakenham town centre and help local businesses in the “fight back” against online shopping.

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George Acheson
Friday, November 2, 2018

Remembrance Day is set to be marked across the Dereham, Fakenham and Wells area, with several events and projects taking place on or leading up to November 11.

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Northgate High School
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Swaffham is set to be one of many locations across the world taking part in the Battle’s Over events, an international commemoration marking 100 years since the end of the First World War.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, November 1, 2018

A holiday home in Great Fransham has been named the best in East Anglia in a travel awards programme led by a large UK holiday rental firm.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Plans to build 97 more homes on the Swan’s Nest site in Swaffham have been approved by Breckland Council’s Planning Committee.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Dereham Shopping Centre which includes the shops QD, Wilkinsons and Sports Direct has been put up for sale for £9.5m.

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

The mayor of Dereham Hilary Bushell has been welcomed into the post for a historic second consecutive time at a civic service held at her home church in Dereham.

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Hilary Bushell
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

North Norfolk’s MP has called into question the district council’s decision to press ahead with plans to spend more than £2m on a controversial business zone targeted at the offshore energy sector.

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Richard Price
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Dereham Neatherd High School is hosting a fish and chip night in November.

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Neatherd High School
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

The air ambulance was called to Fakenham at around midday yesterday to help a woman in her sixties who suffered a medical emergency.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Students at Fakenham Sixth Form welcomed the BBC’s director of news and current affairs earlier this month, who spoke to a group of students about topics.

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BBC
Monday, October 29, 2018

Plans to build 23 new homes in Shipdham, near Dereham were approved by Breckland Council’s Planning Committee at a meeting on Monday despite concerns about the proposals.

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Darren Huckerby, Adam Drury and Grant Holt are just some of the former Norwich City players set to line up against a team of soldiers in a football match in Dereham to raise money for the town’s Royal British Legion branch.

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Dan Bennett
Monday, October 29, 2018

Three vehicles were involved in a collision on the A47 in mid-Norfolk this morning.

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Norwich
Friday, October 26, 2018

St Andrews’s Church in Bradenham was packed full as family and friends of Bradley Raper, who died at the age of 24 in a car accident near Thetford, gathered to say their goodbyes.

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United Kingdom
Friday, October 26, 2018

A new reading garden has been built at a Swaffham school in an effort to boost literacy levels in the children who go there.

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Dan Bennett
Thursday, October 25, 2018

A new project which includes a bird box competition and the premiere of a new short film will highlight the challenges currently facing the north Norfolk coast.

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Norwich City footballer Todd Cantwell has thanked supporters for their tribute in memory of Bradley Raper following his death at the age of 24.

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