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Heritage Lottery Fund

A topping out ceremony in Wells has heralded an important milestone in the multi-million pound renovation of its arts and heritage centre.

The decision by Conservative and independent councillors to award themselves an allowance increase has been branded as “unbelievable” by one of the county’s MPs.

Tom FitzPatrick

A large plot of land has been returned to an historic estate after being acquired by the National Trust.

National Trust

After months of speculation, planning and renovation the latest addition to Dereham’s High Street has opened.

Dereham

Frustrated Dereham residents have called for traffic restrictions to be introduced in the town after a lorry caused damage to a building.

Christmas presents and electronic items have been stolen during a burglary in Docking, near Wells.

A new weather warning has been issued for ice across Norfolk and Waveney.

Met Office

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Fakenham and Wells Sport

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North Norfolk District Council

More than 50 archers competed alongside an Olympian in an annual contest hosted by the Fakenham Bowmen.

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – reviews the 2017 Formula 1 season, Lewis Hamilton’s record-breaking effort and dishes out its end of year awards.

Lewis Hamilton

Fakenham Town are looking to appoint a first team manager after caretaker boss Alex Walpole stepped down from his role.

Fakenham Town Football Club

Jockey Harry Bannister was overjoyed when Cody Wyoming grabbed the feature race, the Injured Jockeys’ Fund Chase, at Fakenham on Monday.

One of National Hunt racing’s newest trainers, 25-year-old Olly Murphy, has a huge day in prospect at Fakenham this afternoon when the north Norfolk track stages its fourth meeting of the season.

Ireland

Fakenham and Wells Events

The hugely popular Great British Prom is returning to Blickling Hall next summer, in a special celebration marking 100 years of the Royal Air Force.

Royal Air Force

Katherine Jenkins OBE has announced she will be performing in Norfolk next summer.

Norfolk

Beauty and the Beast is coming to Dereham Memorial Hall this Christmas, as Dereham Theatre Company presents its award-winning family pantomime.

The Wayland Dragonfly Gallery in Watton is hosting a special exhibition for the festive season.

Amateur players in Wighton will stage their 10th pantomime this weekend.

Norfolk Entertainment

Mark Edwards selects ten films with Christmas links that may surprise you.

Mark Edwards talks award-winning Suffolk filmmaker Tom Shrapnel about family Christmases with his grandmother, screen legend Deborah Kerr.

Sudbury

It has provided a platform for a galaxy of musical superstars over the years and now the University of East Anglia has produced a book to list all the gigs that have been held there over the past 50 years.

University of East Anglia

THe World’s Most Expensive Presents on Channel 4 reveals what Britain’s billionaires will splash their cash on this Christmas

Germany

Indie rock fans were on standby for a memorable night of music as Shed Seven rode magnificently into Norwich’s UEA.

Norwich

Norfolk Sport

More than 50 archers competed alongside an Olympian in an annual contest hosted by the Fakenham Bowmen.

North Norfolk District Council

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – reviews the 2017 Formula 1 season, Lewis Hamilton’s record-breaking effort and dishes out its end of year awards.

Lewis Hamilton

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