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Fakenham Town Football Club

Hundreds of East Anglia’s children have booted up and headed to Norfolk for one of the county’s largest youth football tournaments.

Norfolk residents may spot some familiar sites in the newly released trailer for the BBC’s latest thriller.

BBC

Norfolk is gearing up to welcome the King of Pop, Lionel Richie, to Holkham Hall this weekend.

United Kingdom

Here is a collection of some of your finest photographs from some of Norfolk’s best-loved towns and villages.

Fakenham

A pretty flint and brick cottage in Stiffkey, once lived in by Henry Williamson who wrote the novel Tarka the Otter, is for sale along with outbuildings, believed to be the famous author’s writing studio.

London

Pupils from a number of primary schools in the Dereham area have come together to take part in a themed literacy and numeracy day.

A gym, a brass band and the Benjamin Foundation are among the groups and projects given a boost in the latest distribution of funds from a council fund.

John Lee

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Fakenham and Wells Sport

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An excellent Fakenham home performance saw them comfortably beat a dangerous Diss side to secure 23 points and fourth place in the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division.

Robert Lambert admitted his granddad who started his career was “looking down on him proudly” after he landed the Sports Insure British Championship title.

Sweden

Football fans can watch the World Cup sitting at a huge grandstand in front of a big screen in the front garden of a Dereham pub.

Paul Sandford

Little is known about the tiny wooden building which sits unassuming, tucked away from a mid-Norfolk market town’s high street.

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The fastest bike split of the professional women’s field helped Norfolk triathlete Kimberley Morrison to seventh place at the Challenge Championship in Slovakia.

Kimberley Morrison

Fakenham and Wells Events

A former Norfolk choir of the year will perform at the Whinburgh Music Festival this week.

BBC

Comedy royalty spent two nights under canvas at a luxury camping site in Norfolk while they filmed their new BBC comedy about angling. On which note, two parrots were sitting on a perch. One said to the other ‘Can you smell fish?’

University of East Anglia

Scores of events have now been organised to celebrate the first ever Norfolk Day this summer.

University of East Anglia

While most of us are turning our attention to the beach, barbecues and lazy summer days, some are already giving thought to Christmas.

Actors presented an evening of Jane Austen duologue performances to raise money.

Leicester

Norfolk Entertainment

Kiefer Sutherland, well-known for starring in the hit TV show 24, proved to the crowds of The LCR last night that he is in fact a quality musician.

Europe

One of the highlights of this year’s Royal Norfolk Show is sure to be Jimmy’s festival, which features artists and bands from across Norfolk.

The Broads Village is back and will be better than ever at this year’s Royal Norfolk Show.

For those attending the Royal Norfolk Show next week, witnessing beautiful and interactive stands is something many have come to expect.

The world famous Lion Man will be coming to the Norfolk Show and signing autographs this year.

New Zealand

Norfolk Sport

An excellent Fakenham home performance saw them comfortably beat a dangerous Diss side to secure 23 points and fourth place in the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division.

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