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A Dereham woman is appealing for help to trace a coat that belonged to her late grandmother and was given to a charity shop by mistake.

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Live music fans are expected to flock to the north Norfolk coast this weekend for the first Deepdale Festival.

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An outstanding childcare provider has opened a new nursery near Dereham to help meet increased demand from parents.

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A Norfolk charity is urging people who depend on heating oil for their homes to buy early and save money ahead of the colder weather and longer nights approaching.

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Dereham

With its perfect coastal micro-climate the Holkham estate has a long tradition of growing some of the finest crops.

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Holkham

Estate agent signs on an empty shop in Dereham are raising hopes that a major retailer will soon confirm its intention to open a store in the town.

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Breckland Council
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The family of a little boy born with a congenital heart defect have released a heartwarming video of his difficult start in life to raise awareness of the condition.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

If you felt in a bit of a rut, that life was getting too comfortable and routine, what would you do?

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

They were rather sorrowful, almost ghostly, faces peering out of dark canvas with centuries of dust, grime and over-painting concealing any recognisable artistic talent.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Hundreds of plant lovers were in their element at Pensthorpe Natural Park as it held its annual Specialist Plant Day with experts from some of Norfolk’s top nurseries on hand to give advice.

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Police are appealing for witnesses after thieves tried to get into a property in Mattishall.

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Norfolk Police
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

The final line-up of acts has been revealed for Dereham’s first Fringe Festival on Saturday, including the evening’s Comedy Club performers.

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BBC
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

A father who set up a crowd-funding page to replace his son’s life-saving nebuliser has reached his target in just eight hours but will carry on fundraising for a charity which supported them.

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Dereham
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The annual Heritage Open Days are a great way of exploring the many historic gems in our county and finding out about its varied past. These are some of the venues open in our area between Thursday and Sunday.

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Monday, September 4, 2017

It is almost time to get your glitter on, sew in the sequins and take the ride of your life for the Norfolk premiere of one of Broadway’s most popular and acclaimed musicals.

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Dereham
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

A mouth-watering programme of local talents and skills will be taking to the stage at Dereham’s Memorial Hall in just over two weeks’ time as the town prepares for its first Fringe Festival.

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Dereham
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

A developer has seen an application for 25 homes in a rural village refused for the second time after it came back to Breckland Council on a technicality.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

A new development of 127 houses has been given approval for land behind the redundant maltings in Dereham but the maltings building itself will not be brought back into commercial use.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Heritage railway staff have been left distraught after vandals caused several thousands of pounds worth of damage to vintage carriages.

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Friday, August 11, 2017

After the success of its first Hygge in March, Deepdale Backpackers & Camping is to host its first music festival at the end of September.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The owners of a mid Norfolk pub have resubmitted a planning application to develop part of the site and improve facilities after support from the community.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The new Mattishall Play Area has opened, just in time for the school holidays.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The people of Dereham are being urged to pay tribute to a fallen soldier from the town, 100 years after his death.

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France
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

The brother of a runner who suffered a cardiac arrest just before the end of the Run Norwich 10K road race said the father-of-two is “lucky to be alive” and keen to thank those who saved his life.

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Norwich
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

If you have been lucky enough to dine in a Michelin-starred restaurant recently, the chances are the beautiful garnish on your dish or the mini vegetables in your side salad were grown in Norfolk.

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Dereham
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Love them or hate them bats have an important role to play in our ecosystems and they are protected by law.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Monday, August 7, 2017

A 91-year-old former coxswain joined around 600 people for the 57th Annual Lifeboat Service on Wells Quay, at the culmination of Carnival Week.

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Allen Frary
Monday, August 7, 2017

Police in Fakenham said a teenager was found to be in possession of drugs at a park in Fakenham last night.

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Norfolk Police
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

There are events big and small to enjoy this weekend. Here are our top 10 suggestions.

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events
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

A bid to build 100 homes on employment land in Dereham has finally been approved, despite a previous refusal and dismissal at appeal.

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Breckland Council

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