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Gressenhall Playgroup has closed its doors for good after 41 years of serving the community.

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Work to improve the Buttercross in Swaffham will modernise the town centre and bring it into the 21st century, the town council clerk has said.

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Breckland Council
Mon, 14:56

The history of Dereham during the Victorian times is featured in a newly published book which looks at the life of a former vicar of the town.

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University of East Anglia
Mon, 12:47

A property in Dereham was significantly damaged when two bottles of black paint were thrown through its window on Friday August 31.

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Mon, 12:09

Churches in Beachamwell will open to the public for free on Sunday September 23, which includes a rare chance to visit one of the village’s ancient churches.

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St Mary's Church
Mon, 11:16

A crew dealt with a fire in the open in Wells in the early hours of Monday morning.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Neatherd Road in Dereham is set to reopen tomorrow, September 13, after being closed for nearly two weeks.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Police officers seized three wraps of crack cocaine during a stop check in Dereham today.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Dereham Church of England Junior Academy has been rated “good” in all aspects by Ofsted in an inspection held at the end of the last academic year.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Ashley Grote, master of music and organist at Norwich Cathedral is playing Organ Spectacular at St Nicholas Church in Dereham on Saturday September 15, 7.30pm.

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St Nicholas Church
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Concerns have been raised over a council’s £2.2m commitment to a controversial business zone scheme offering reduced rates for companies involved in the offshore energy sector.

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Richard Price
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Motorists can expect to experience lengthy delays for two weeks on one of Dereham’s busiest roads later this month.

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Dereham Town Council
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

A 36-year-old man from Norwich has been jailed for 16 months following a 20-minute police pursuit, during which he rammed into a police car twice in Fakenham.

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The new headteacher of The Nicholas Hamond Academy in Swaffham has vowed to rebuild the school’s reputation and earn back the community’s trust.

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Breckland Police have issued a social media appeal for a missing dog in the area.

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Twitter
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

They are famous for hits such as Memorabilia, Tainted Love, Torch and Say Hello, Wave Goodbye.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Breckland Council is encouraging district landlords to apply for a new licence in order to ensure houses in the area are fit for purpose.

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Breckland Council
Monday, September 10, 2018

JDT Music Academy is to host a fundraising concert in Swaffham in October to raise money for their Big Build Project.

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Monday, September 10, 2018

The Fakenham Society will begin its 2018/19 season of talks in October.

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Norwich
Monday, September 10, 2018

A fire crew was mobilised to an incident in Dereham Market Place on Sunday night.

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Monday, September 10, 2018

A flypast by the country’s last operational Second World War heavy bomber marked the loss of hundreds of American aircrew from a mid Norfolk airfield.

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St Mary's Church
Monday, September 10, 2018

Visitors flocked to venues of historical interest over the weekend as part of the Heritage Open Days.

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Norwich
Sunday, September 9, 2018

Two separate events will celebrate the history of Burnham Norton Friary later this month.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Sunday, September 9, 2018

This year’s Dereham Christmas lights are set to be switched on by Denver Clinton, a brave young boy from Mattishall battling a rare form of cancer.

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NHS
Saturday, September 8, 2018

A weekend of events to remember those who sacrificed their lives for peace will take place in Dereham later this month.

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Hilary Bushell
Saturday, September 8, 2018

The Lifeboat Fund has hit its appeal target of £1.1 million to assist Wells RNLI in funding a new Shannon-class lifeboat and boathouse.

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Brian Wright’s dedication to his job at the Aldiss store in Fakenham is as strong as it ever has been.

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Great Cressingham Victorian School is to open its doors for free on Sunday September 30, providing a chance to experience what life was like back in the 19th century.

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Friday, September 7, 2018

An author who spent 12 years of her life in north Norfolk is set to publish her first murder mystery novel, which is based in the area.

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