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Council tax bills in Breckland are set to rise following a district council decision to shore up its reserves and reduce its reliance on the New Homes Bonus.

Plans for an equestrian business in north norfolk were refused despite the applicant claiming it would create two jobs and boost the economy.

Fakenham

Clinicians at the region’s mental health trust are too busy to complete mandatory basic life support training, it has been revealed.

NHS

A police chase which saw up to 12 officers in pursuit for 20 miles across mid-Norfolk has led to the opening of an investigation.

Norfolk police

A special musical day took place at Fakenham Academy bringing together choirs from across Norfolk and further afield.

Norwich

Residents and staff at a nursing home in Swaffham enjoyed celebrations to mark the Chinese New Year.

A village which lost one in six of its young men to the First World War is pledging to remember them all.

Hunstanton

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Fakenham and Wells Sport

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Tom Bane-Young

Having won their initial game of the Eastern Counties Shield, Fakenham came into this fixture expecting a stern test.

After two huge wins against a struggling Horsford side which saw them score no fewer than 53 goals Wells Town faced a genuine challenge on Saturday - and came through it in impressive style.

Ross Brewster

More than a dozen Dereham Runners competed in the Valentine 10k on Sunday organised by Norfolk Gazelles.

Fakenham Town’s home game against Great Yarmouth Town on Tuesday night has been postponed.

Thurlow Nunn Premier Division

Hundreds of runners will be lacing up their trainers this weekend, ready to take part in a cross country event in aid of Norfolk-based children’s charity Break.

Norfolk

Fakenham and Wells Events

Cinema and theatre lovers are in for a treat this summer.

Pancake Day is right around the corner, so make sure you head to the shops and stock up on lemon, sugar and chocolate spread before it’s too late.

Norwich

Lionel Richie is coming to Norfolk this summer, bringing his classic songs such as ‘Hello’ and ‘All Night Long’ to the region. Here’s everything you need to know about the event.

Cambridge

Hello, is it Lionel Richie tickets you’re looking for?

Twitter

Superstar Lionel Richie announced this morning (January 30) that his All The Hits tour will be stopping off at Holkham Hall.

Facebook

Norfolk Entertainment

If you didn’t get your fill of battered mince pies at Christmas, fear not - there’s a new deep fried food trend to try this Easter.

She has inspired people worldwide by keeping her walk to school litter free defying bullies who teased her for doing it.

Norwich

He has conducted the Norwich-based Academy of St Thomas for more than three decades but Christopher Adey will be taking his final bow with the orchestra at a concert next month.

BBC

Film award shows seem to be losing favour with audiences. Arts editor Andrew Clarke wonders whether its because the audience for movies is changing and the Oscars and BAFTAs are reacting by rewarding the wrong films.

Andrew Clarke

The Bury Festival is one of the cornerstones of Suffolk’s cultural calendar. Arts editor Andrew Clarke speaks to festival director Nick Wells and takes a look at the treats in store during this year’s 10 day extravaganza.

Andrew Clarke

Norfolk Sport

Having won their initial game of the Eastern Counties Shield, Fakenham came into this fixture expecting a stern test.

Tom Bane-Young

After two huge wins against a struggling Horsford side which saw them score no fewer than 53 goals Wells Town faced a genuine challenge on Saturday - and came through it in impressive style.

Ross Brewster

More than a dozen Dereham Runners competed in the Valentine 10k on Sunday organised by Norfolk Gazelles.

Fakenham Town’s home game against Great Yarmouth Town on Tuesday night has been postponed.

Thurlow Nunn Premier Division

Hundreds of runners will be lacing up their trainers this weekend, ready to take part in a cross country event in aid of Norfolk-based children’s charity Break.

Norfolk

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