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Kay Gelder in K's Burger Bar which has re-opened on the quay at Wells. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Calls to get the tills ringing for flood-hit Wells businesses during carnival week

Calls are being made for crowds to turn out in force during a crucial Wells Carnival week to help traders reclaim some of the losses from December’s floods.

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Alderman Peel student Esther Neale with her art work. Picture: Ian Burt

Masterpieces inspire art students at Alderman Peel High School

World class art in London, Houghton and Norwich has inspired the work of Wells high school students.

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Joan Lacker is now running her own business. Picture: Ian Burt

Joan’s recurring dream helped turn her inspiring life story into a business

A young Fakenham woman has turned her inspiring life story into a business after a strange recurring dream prompted her to launch the venture.

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Fakenham Market Place after the demolition. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Fakenham’s market due to return home today as town centre reopens two months after major fire

Fakenham traders are today expected to be celebrating the return of the town’s popular weekly market to its normal home - two months after it was moved as a result of a major fire.

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Scenes from Race For Life 2014 at Houghton Hall. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Photo gallery: Two thousand women give cancer a kicking at the Race for Life at Houghton Hall

A pink army of some 2,000 women took over the Norfolk estate of Britain’s first prime minister to do battle with cancer.

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Sunshine and lots of laughter

Summer, sunshine and sizzling stand-up. This week offers another extravaganza of great comedy across the region. SIMON PARKIN picks some shows guaranteed to provide the laughs from comedy origami to Edinburgh previews.

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King's Lynn Town manager Gary Setchell faces a potential Norfolk derby match up with Diss in the FA Cup . Picture: Ian Burt

FA Cup draw throws up potential Norfolk derbies for the new season

King’s Lynn Town could host Diss in a number of possible Norfolk derby match-ups in this season’s FA Cup following the draws for the early rounds of the world famous cup competition.

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Triathlete Kim Morrison. Picture: Ian Burt

Two golds for Norfolk athletes at European Triathlon Championships in Austria

Local triathletes are celebrating success in the age group categories at the European Triathlon Championships in Austria.

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Norwich City's new home kit is revealed. GRAPHIC: Annette Hudson.

Your verdict of the new Norwich City kit for the 2014/15 season

It’s one of the most eagerly awaited moments of the summer - and today Norwich City have unveiled the new home kit as part of a club video.

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UCI BMX World Championship qualification for three Hatfield siblings

Three brothers from Hatfield are all in action at the UCI BMX World Championships at the Ahoy Arena in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

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Xherdan Shaqiri at the World Cup after his hat-trick.  (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Tottenham and Liverpool target confirms he wants Bayern stay

Bayern Munich playmaker Xherdan Shaqiri has reiterated his desire to stay with the Bundesliga champions this summer.

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Chris Walker-Hebborn sets a new Comnmonwealth Games record in the 100m backstroke heats

Bury St Edmunds swimmer Chris Walker-Hebborn set a new Commonwealth Games record in the heats of the 100m backstroke this lunchtime.

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