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Poor weather failed to dampen Norfolk’s community spirit or its generous support as 80 cyclists took part in Club Together.

Stub it out on the touchline.

NHS

Kimberley Morrison’s debut on the world stage finished in a top-20 finish for the north Norfolk women’s triathlon star.

Kimberley Morrison

Fakenham Town dropped down to second from bottom in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division at the weekend after a 5-0 defeat at Brantham Athletic.

Tommy Rix

The inspiring rise to stardom of Norfolk triathlete Kimberley Morrison hits the big stage in the USA this weekend.

Kimberley Morrison

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 – brings you its 2017 Italian Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

Lewis Hamilton

Fakenham Town finally got their season up and running on Tuesday evening with a dramatic 2-1 win against Ely City at Clipbush Park.

Kyle Plumb

Fakenham suffered a comprehensive defeat in their last league game of the season - but they live to fight another day in the top flight of the Norfolk Alliance.

Norfolk Alliance

Fakenham Town’s Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division campaign got off to a losing start on Saturday as newly-promoted Coggeshall Town ran out 3-0 winners.

Kyle Plumb

Future is looking rosier for Wells Town

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Following some indifferent results in pre-season and the first two league matches Wells Town dipped into the transfer market and added further quality to the squad.

Wells Town

Norfolk star Robert Lambert continued his individual brilliance by being crowned European Under-21 Champion on Saturday.

Robert Lambert

Fakenham Falcons retained their Norfolk Under-19 Club T20 title with a convincing 10 wicket win over the Ashmanhaugh & Barton Wanderers Spartans at Manor Park on Sunday.

Harry Bammant

Fakenham Town broke their scoring duck for the new season at the weekend, but couldn’t overcome a two-goal deficit to get anything out of Wivenhoe Town at Clipbush Park.

Fakenham took a giant step towards preserving their Norfolk Alliance Premier Division status at the weekend when they recorded a third successive victory.

Harrison Futter

Fakenham made it two wins on the trot in the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division when they saw off relegated Sprowston by seven wickets at Highfield Lawn.

Joe Bane-Young

Fakenham Town bowed out of the FA Cup at the first stage on Saturday, losing 2-0 at home to Wellingborough Town.

The streets of Dereham will soon be filled with runners competing in the sixth annual Dereham 5k Town Race.

Breckland Council

Fakenham claimed a crucial win at Garboldisham on Saturday to move out of the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division relegation zone - and give themselves a good chance of avoiding the drop.

Joe Bane-Young

A Norfolk cycling event has teamed up with Active Norfolk in a bid to get the whole county on two wheels.

Norfolk County Council

There is an old adage that catches win matches and so it proved when Fakenham played Acle last Saturday.

Joe Bane-Young

Fakenham made the trip down to Old Buckenham on Saturday and had a settle for 10 points after the game was abandoned.

Lloyd Marshall

Former Norwich City and Northern Ireland manager Nigel Worthington has had to step away from his club ambassador role at Fakenham Town.

Andrew Jarvis

Fakenham dropped into the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division relegation zone at the weekend after sliding to their seventh loss of the season.

Lloyd Marshall

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 – brings you its 2017 British Formula 1 Grand Prix rreview.

Mark Webber

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 – went to Silverstone to take in race day at the British Grand Prix, and had the time of their lives.

Lewis Hamilton

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 – brings you its 2017 British Formula 1 Grand Prix preview.

Mark Webber

Fakenham Town kicked off their 2017-2018 pre-season campaign on Friday evening with a 3-0 derby defeat at the hands of visiting Bostick League Division One North side Dereham Town.

Wayne Anderson

Another day dawned for Norfolk Alliance Premier Fakenham with the signing of Tatenda Chirazda as overseas player.

Lloyd Marshall

Dereham Runners club chairman Todd Lake and Stephen Lee both stepped up to the challenge of the annual Lord Mayor’s 5k in Norwich on Saturday.

Norwich

Reepham Ladies took home the prestigious Summer League champion’s title and shield for the lower ladies division, after securing 13 games undefeated.

Shipdham’s James Hillery has the opportunity to close in on the leading runners in the Fiesta Junior Championship this weekend as the series for young drivers tackle the long Snetterton layout.

Norfolk triathlete Kimberley Morrison secured a podium finish at Ironman 70.3 in Jönköping, Sweden.

Kimberley Morrison

Great Britain trailed in a disappointing last at the Speedway World Cup final in Leszno on Saturday.

Fakenham Town kick off their pre-season fixtures this week, when Dereham Town visit Clipbush Park tomorrow evening (7.45pm).

Welcome to the wonderful Jeckyl and Hyde world that is Fakenham cricket this year.

Lloyd Marshall

Home hero Robert Lambert has predicted a bright future for Great Britain after banishing the memories of last year’s World Cup final at the National Speedway Stadium.

Robert Lambert

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 – brings you its 2017 Azerbaijan Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

Lewis Hamilton

Still hurting from their narrow loss the previous week, Fakenham bounced back with an emphatic win at North Runcton to end the first half of Norfolk Alliance Premier Division season on a high note.

Harry Blackiston

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 – brings you CALLUM SPRINGALL’s learnings from 2017 Azerbaijan Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku.

Ayrton Senna

In glorious hot weather Fakenham hosted champions Brooke on Saturday hoping to build on their win over Sprowston the previous week.

Dave Coyle

The annual meeting of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League was held at the Central Hall, Wymondham.

Norwich

Kimberley Morrison maintained her strong form with a podium place in scorching heat at Ironman 70.3 Staffordshire.

Kimberley Morrison

Acle Indoor Bowls Club manager Denis Goodley has been appointed director of development for the sport and will sit on the management board of the national governing body the English Indoor Bowls Association.

Fakenham recorded a 27-run win at Sprowston to move off the foot of the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division table.

Lloyd Marshall

Talented young table tennis player Mollie Patterson helped England to win team bronze at the Cadet Six Nations event in the Netherlands.

Mollie Patterson

She grew up loving the game after watching her dad playing football as a child.

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 – brings you its 2017 Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

Lewis Hamilton

Fakenham were unable to build on the previous week’s victory at Acle as they lost a tight game to visitors Garboldisham by four wickets.

Harry Blackiston

East Anglia has some great lakes and rivers where you can set up, sit back and enjoy a spot of fishing, so with the season underway we have put together a selection of top locations to try across Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.

Environment Agency

Victory slipped away from Norfolk triathlete Kimberley Morrison in temperatures above 30C in Slovakia.

Kimberley Morrison

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