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Trinity College Cambridge first revealed plans to build on the northern outskirts of the town in 2009.

Some councillors believe the building, in the Queens Road Cemetery, could be turned into an “attractive public facility” for concerts, weddings and events, as well as council offices and a meeting room.

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George Freeman has claimed Brexit is an “Arctic Convoy” moment for Britain.

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From the Mousehold Heath Norwich skyline to the houses of Sheringham stretched out under Beeston Bump, there’s plenty of iconic views in Norfolk.


Christmas dinner is the most important meal of the year. And decorating the turkey is a big part of it.


Police say a property on Manor Drive was broken into between between 4.30pm on Friday, December 2 and 10am the next day.

Recommendations include axing eight councillors.

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Fakenham and Wells Sport

Friday, November 25, 2016
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The Anglian Combination and Thurlow Nunn Leagues are guaranteed representation in the last four of the Norfolk Senior Cup after the quarter-final draw was made.

Fakenham and Wells Events

With the city now lit up for Christmas, seasonal festivities are well and truly under way, and it will soon be time for one of our big festive traditions – the Eastern Daily Press Festival of Carols.


Forty years on from its humble beginnings the Thursford Christmas Spectacular is as appealing and popular as it’s ever been.

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Rhys Ifans give convincing portrayals in Oliver Stone’s provocative and confusing drama.

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An Oscar Wilde inspired comedy, Russian drama and The Twelve Days of Christmas also amongst theatre presents.


Where to unwrap some Christmas laughter with a series of special festive comedy nights in Norfolk and Suffolk this week.

Norwich Arts Centre

From outer space to the fine city, celebrated Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield will be visiting Waterstones on Castle Street in Norwich this month.


A creative grandmother is hoping to promote the great outdoors for children in a comical new book.

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Jamie Powell is a man on a mission - and he sees Saturday’s fight at Contenders Norwich 17 as another step on the road to stardom.


The next generation of players are coming to the fore at one of the country’s top golf clubs. Cromer Royal Golf Club has teamed up with Cromer Academy to offer pupils an introduction to the sport.

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In the latest of our updates from the Young Norfolk Sports Academy tennis starlet Monica Raviraj updates us on her recent progress.

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Jonathan Drane leaves a sport with his head held high – and with praise ringing in his ears.

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The sunny, winter weather brought out the best from Norfolk’s cross country runners. And there will be a new name on the senior men’s trophy.


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