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Yesterday, 15:46
Wayne Anderson

Fakenham Town have opted for continuity by handing Neil Jarvis the first team manager’s position – with Robbie Harris as his assistant, writes Gareth Davis.

Robbie Harris. Picture: TONY MILES

Robbie Harris has described Fakenham Town’s consolidation of their Thurlow Nunn Premier Division status in 2014/15 as a massive achievement, writes Gareth Davis.

Wayne Anderson
Cricket.

Despite the best efforts of Norwich City only six games were conceded this week – but several matches were shortened to accommodate the lunctime play-off so generally cricket was the winner, writes Mike Ridout.

First Division
Ricky Claxton was an award winner at Fakenham Town. Picture: TONY MILES

Dion Frary capped an outstanding debut campaign in Fakenham Town’s first team by winning the vote as the supporters’ player of the year for 2014/15, writes Gareth Davis.

Gareth Davis
Roadworks on the A1065 at Hempton, near Fakenham, which have forced the cancellation of a cycling event.

Amateur riders have been left disappointed as a cycle race is scuppered by roadworks.

Norwich

Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 22:18
King's Lynn

The depleted Stars did themselves proud tonight to stun the champions and maintain their 100pc home record in 2015.

Jordan Yong, right, has become a key figure at King's Lynn Town. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Defender Jordan Yong has become the latest player to commit his future to King’s Lynn Town.

non-league
Ryan Crisp on the ball for Needham Market earlier this season. Picture: GREGG BROWN

Boss Matt Henman has softened the blow of losing attacking talent Ryan Hawkins by bringing Ryan Crisp to Dereham Town, writes Gavin Caney.

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Neil Jarvis, right, was the former assistant of Wayne Anderson, left. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Fakenham Town have opted for continuity by handing Neil Jarvis the first team manager’s position – with Robbie Harris as his assistant, writes Gareth Davis.

Wayne Anderson
Alistair MacKinnon leading a pack of cars at Rockingham. Picture: Jakob Ebrey

After an eventful start to the British GT Championship at Oulton Park, Cromer’s Alistair MacKinnon bounced back with fourth place at Rockingham – which he hopes will lead to a podium place in the upcoming Silverstone 500, the blue riband event of the series.

Norwich City

09:32
football

Keeper John Ruddy insists a play-off final shut-out reinforced Norwich City’s growing defensive solidity under Alex Neil.

Sebastien Bassong lifts the trophy after Norwich had won Monday's Championship play-off final. Picture: PAUL CHESTERTON/FOCUS IMAGES

The softer side of disciplinarian Alex Neil helped instill a greater fighting spirit inside Norwich City’s dressing room.

Neil Adams
Norwich manager Alex Neil and first team coach Gary Holt share a moment during the Wembley play-off final win against Middlesbrough. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil wants to build a dynasty of success at Norwich City.

Alex Neil
Re-live Norwich City’s play-off final triumph with our 56-page PinkUn special

To celebrate Norwich City’s Championship play-off final victory at Wembley, Friday’s EDP and Evening News will contain a 56-page picture special.

Alex Neil
Norwich fans get to see the Sky Bet Championship Play-Off Trophy close up at City Hall. Carol Symonds has her picture taken with the cup. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

There have been hundreds of selfies snapped as Norwich City fans got the chance to have their photographs taken with the Championship Play-Off Trophy.

Alex Neil

Columnists

Yesterday, 12:55
Norwich

For one Norwich City fan, the trip to Wembley for the Championship play-off final was a little different.

NCFC v Middlesbrough play off at Wembley.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

So who still thinks the play-offs are a bad idea? Without checking on Wiki, pause now and guess when they were first introduced.

Alex Neil
Norwich City players celebrate play-off victory at Wembley. 
Picture: Simon Finlay

What did you think of Norwich City’s performance against Middlesbrough in the Championship play-off final? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

Norwich City fans can play their part at Wembley against Middlesbrough.

Although it’s 30 years since I last watched Norwich City at Wembley the day itself will forever be etched upon my mind.

Aitor Karanka
Wes Hoolahan celebrates scoring the goal against Ipswich Town that set Norwich City on their way to Wembley. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City face Middlesbrough at Wembley on Monday in the Championship play-off final and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

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Yesterday, 15:46
Neil Jarvis, right, was the former assistant of Wayne Anderson, left. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Fakenham Town have opted for continuity by handing Neil Jarvis the first team manager’s position – with Robbie Harris as his assistant, writes Gareth Davis.

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Wayne Anderson
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Ricky Claxton was an award winner at Fakenham Town. Picture: TONY MILES

Dion Frary capped an outstanding debut campaign in Fakenham Town’s first team by winning the vote as the supporters’ player of the year for 2014/15, writes Gareth Davis.

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Gareth Davis
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Soul Phoenix with sponsor Joe Henry of Krusty Loaf Bakery, Fakenham.

Soul Phoenix, from North Creake, has returned to Norfolk with team-mate Neil Davies after a successful campaign at the European Touch Championships which were held in Treviso, Italy.

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