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Yesterday, 17:03

A school in Dereham has assured parents that their children are safe after a pupil was found to be in possession of a kitchen knife and another threatened to bring a gun onto school grounds.

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Wymondham Police Investigation Centre
Yesterday, 15:58

People lined the streets in the village of Mattishall on Friday to pay their respects to a World War Two veteran who died at the age of 95.

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France
Yesterday, 10:26

Estate agents have said that first time property buyers in Norfolk will benefit from the changes to stamp duty announced in the government’s autumn budget.

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House of Commons
Thu, 15:26

After months of not striking on the hour, the clock in Fakenham’s Parish Church is being taken away to be restored to full working order.

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Wed, 12:00

Four people were rushed to hospital on Tuesday following a crash involving three vehicles on Holt Road in Beetley.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Wed, 11:24

Residents in Dereham will be given the opportunity to voice their concerns over roads and find out more about local policing during an upcoming public meeting.

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Norfolk County Council
Tue, 15:52

A festive event is coming to Swaffham in December to celebrate the annual Christmas lights switch on.

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Town Council
Tue, 13:44

Two people have been taken to hospital after a collision between a truck and a car on the A47, near Mattishall.

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Norwich
Mon, 11:36

In an effort to encourage more people to shop in town centres and attend Christmas lights switch-ons, every town in North Norfolk will offer two days of free parking during the festive season.

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Judy Oliver
Friday, November 10, 2017

An elderly woman was left without heating for nearly three weeks due to multiple failings by a contractor to repair her boiler.

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The temporary closure of a major road into Fakenham has been rescheduled after an angry response from businesses.

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George Acheson
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

A height restriction has been removed from a popular car park in Fakenham to allow larger vehicles such as buses and coaches to park closer to the town centre.

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George Acheson
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

The countdown to one of Norfolk’s most anticipated events is almost over as Thursford prepares for the opening of the famous Christmas Spectacular this week.

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Europe
Monday, November 6, 2017

Students from Dereham were given a unique opportunity to learn about space exploration when they attended a careers conference at the National Space Centre in Leicester.

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Sixth Form College
Sunday, November 5, 2017

A garden shed has been completely destroyed after bursting into flames.

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Saturday, November 4, 2017

Doorstep salesman have been intimidating residents by becoming aggressive when turned away, it has been warned.

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Nottingham
Saturday, November 4, 2017

Two days of roadworks are set to take place in Hempton this month, with a section of the carriageway on the A1065 Raynham Road undergoing repair work.

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County Council
Saturday, November 4, 2017

Student musicians and local choir singers are set to come together for a special Christmas opera in South Creake.

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St Mary's Church
Friday, November 3, 2017

Two men who have kept a community motoring for 50 years have been given a special award.

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Post Office
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Plans to close a main road into Fakenham are being revised after outcry from businesses and the town council who said it would cause serious harm to Christmas trade.

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George Acheson
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Fakenham Town Council is calling for the closure of Oak Street to be delayed until January after businesses said the timing of the proposal could be “disastrous”.

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Adrian Vertigan
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

A new poppy shop has opened in Fakenham to coincide with the launch of this year’s annual poppy appeal.

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George Acheson
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

A nurse from Fakenham is to join a group of British medical volunteers who are providing support to a rural hospital in Kwale County, in Kenya.

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

The Mayors of Fakenham and Dereham have expressed concerns over proposals to overhaul policing across the county, which they say could lead to officers being detached from the communities they serve.

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George Acheson
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

A pub in Fakenham has reopened after undergoing an extensive renovation, which has seen the bar area be completely refurbished and a brand new sports viewing facility installed.

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George Acheson
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Police are calling for witnesses after arsonists caused criminal damage in two Fakenham parks and vandals damaged the town’s Air Cadet building.

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George Acheson
Sunday, October 22, 2017

The founder of a charity that improves the lives of some of the poorest communities in West Africa is calling for support after being diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer.

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Africa
Sunday, October 22, 2017

A Member of the European Parliament was in Fakenham on Friday to warn of the impact that leaving the European Union could have on jobs related to horse racing.

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David Hunter
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Families are invited to test their nerves at a special Halloween celebration at Holkham Hall.

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Saturday, October 21, 2017

A hotel in Burham Market is hosting a special event this weekend to mark the anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar.

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