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Fakenham and Wells sport

Saturday, October 18, 2014

League leaders Norwich United will look to start strengthening their position at the top of the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division table this afternoon.

Will Feneley

Teenager Will Feneley has been crowned Britain’s number one dual moguls skier.

Fakenham Racecourse.

Fakenham Racecourse is preparing for the start of its new national hunt season with the richest raceday for two years on Friday October 24 courtesy of a major local sponsor, Kettle Foods, makers of KETTLE® Chips.

Under pressure: Ghosts weekend goalscorer Robbie Harris comes in for some close attention. Photo: TONY MILES

Manager Wayne Anderson insists Fakenham Town will go to Godmanchester Rovers in a positive frame of mind on Saturday despite defeats in their last two matches.

Stephen Harvey in action for Fakenham during their FA Vase win over Mildenhall Town on Saturday. Picture: TONY MILES

The decision to move Stephen Harvey from full-back to the heart of Fakenham Town’s midfield has been a success in the eyes of manager Wayne Anderson, writes Gareth Davis.

Norfolk sport

Yesterday, 16:11

It was 60 years ago when a young unknown and shy Swedish speedway rider made his way to Norwich by train, pushing his bike, held together with bits of old wire and string, between stations.

Remy Gordon got a consolation for Wroxham in their defeat to Harlow Town.

Wroxham tumbled out of the FA Trophy after a comprehensive defeat against fellow Ryman League Division One North outfit, Harlow Town.

Dereham Town's Ryan Hawkins bagged a brace for the Magpies on Saturday.

A brace from in-form Ryan Hawkins ensured that Dereham progressed in the FA Trophy.

Great Yarmouth Town claimed local bragging rights as they advanced to the fourth round of the Norfolk Senior Cup tanks to a 2-1 victory over Acle.

Stephen Spriggs slotted home Lynn's equaliser. Picture: Ian Burt

King’s Lynn Town overcame all the odds to record a spectacular win over Marine and propel themselves into the top five of the Northern Premier Division.

Norwich city

Yesterday, 21:59

Young Norwich City defender Harry Toffolo has joined League One Swindon Town on a one-month loan. loan deal from Championship Norwich.

Bradley Johnson in Norwich City action at Fulham on Saturday. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

There’s no doubt a lot of Leeds fans will have been looking forward to coming up against Norwich City again, for a reunion with their past charges.

Compete against Carrow Road legends Jeremy Goss, Iwan Roberts and Darren Eadie in Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw

Tuesday’s opponents Leeds United are next up in our ‘Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw’ game where Canaries fans get to pit their wits against our writers, Norwich City legends Darren Eadie, Jeremy Goss and Iwan Roberts and presenters Jake Humphrey, Simon Thomas and Chris Goreham.

Gary Hooper of Norwich is fouled by Scott Parker of Fulham which results in a yellow card for the Fulham Captain during the Sky Bet Championship match at Craven Cottage, London
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Speculation linking Gary Hooper with a loan move to Bolton Wanderers has been dismissed by Norwich City manager Neil Adams.

Norwich City host Leeds United at Carrow Road on Tuesday and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

Columnists

Yesterday, 17:41

Tuesday’s opponents Leeds United are next up in our ‘Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw’ game where Canaries fans get to pit their wits against our writers, Norwich City legends Darren Eadie, Jeremy Goss and Iwan Roberts and presenters Jake Humphrey, Simon Thomas and Chris Goreham.

Norwich City host Leeds United at Carrow Road on Tuesday and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

What do you think of Norwich City’s performance against Fulham? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

Speedway: has it simply lost its way?

Sunday, October 19, 2014
heat 2 Kyle Newman of Poole Pirates leads -Poole Pirates v Kings Lynn Stars - Elite League Speedway match at Poole Stadium, Dorset. Picture: Denis Murphy.

In the late 60s, when most things were done in black and white, my father took me to King’s Lynn to watch speedway.

Anyone who travels away to watch Norwich City will be well aware of just how costly the experience can be, which is why the Supporters Trust is backing the Twenty’s Plenty campaign being run by the Football Supporters Federation (FSF).

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