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Campaigners battling to save one of Dereham’s oldest oak trees are celebrating a victory for nature over concrete after developers were told it should not be felled to build an access road for a proposed housing scheme.

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Alison Webb
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Campaigners fighting plans to build homes next to a Dereham beauty spot are calling on people to show the strength of feeling against the development at a planning meeting on Monday.

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Alison Webb
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A magical Christmas experience comes to Dereham next month when the town’s landmark windmill is visited by Santa.

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Alison Webb
Thursday, November 9, 2017

A funeral director has offered to create a new memorial for a widow after the bench she donated to Dereham was vandalised and removed.

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Dereham
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal is £390 better off thanks to a nifty knitter in Dereham.

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Royal British Legion
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

A former Norfolk schoolgirl is pursuing her dream of working with children after gaining a place at one of the world’s most prestigious nanny training colleges.

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Parents of children at a Dereham junior school are furious with a bus driver who reportedly dropped their children in the middle of town and made them walk half a mile to school unaccompanied due to roadworks.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Shop fitters are busy filling the shelves in the new WHSmith in Dereham but an opening date has yet to be set.

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Dereham
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

A widow has told of her shock and devastation that a bench, donated to Dereham and erected in memory of her late husband, has been removed by the town council without any notification.

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Dereham
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Three vehicles were involved in a crash on the A47 near Dereham this morning but police said no-one was injured.

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Norfolk Police
Thursday, October 26, 2017

The Mayors of Fakenham and Dereham have expressed concerns over proposals to overhaul policing across the county, which they say could lead to officers being detached from the communities they serve.

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George Acheson
Thursday, October 19, 2017

He’s a man who has become a celebrity in his own town and widely respected for the thousands of pounds he raises annually for charity.

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Paul Sandford
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

These are the 13 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to trace in the county with crimes ranging from sexual assault to attempted murder.

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Norwich Crown Court
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Dereham’s air cadets have ditched the normal browns and greens of their camouflage gear to stand out and stand up to cancer.

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Dereham
Monday, October 16, 2017

A Dereham man, who attempted to meet a ‘child’ following sexual grooming, has been told by a judge that a prison term is a possibility when he is sentenced next month.

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Dereham
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Vandals have caused thousands of pounds worth of damage at a town cemetery, a place largely untouched by criminal activity for 150 years.

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Dereham
Monday, October 9, 2017

Dereham’s local air cadet unit is holding an open evening tonight to show what exciting opportunities it can offer.

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Dereham
Monday, October 9, 2017

Do you remember Dereham’s slaughterhouse, right in the middle of town?

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Dereham
Friday, October 6, 2017

Hundreds of Jimi Hendrix fans are expected to paint the town purple on Saturday as they celebrate 50 years since the legendary musician played a gig in Dereham.

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Paul Sandford
Thursday, October 5, 2017

She has created bouquets for ballerinas and put together posies for royalty and now florist Janet Dodd is celebrating 30 years in business.

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Toftwood
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Two of the nation’s favourite funny men have given a rural mid Norfolk pub a ringing endorsement after dropping in for three meals in a row.

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Dereham
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

There was some pretty offensive language, plenty of bare flesh on show and somewhat sexual content at times - so was Dereham ready for Priscilla?

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Dereham
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The victim of a fatal crash on the A47 at Scarning on Saturday was from the Swaffham area, police have said.

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Norfolk Police
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Rt Rev Graham James, Bishop of Norwich, welcomed a large congregation to All Saints Church in Swanton Morley for the licensing of the Rev James Rosie as Team Vicar of the Dereham and District Team Ministry.

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Dereham
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

From a dog looking like it is wearing a hat and about to play a guitar, to sweaty musicians, this year’s Dereham Blues Festival photographic competition once again brought in some top class entries.

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Dereham
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

A call for more drastic action has been made to highlight the need for improved safety measures on the A47 following another fatal accident at the weekend.

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Dereham
Thursday, September 28, 2017

From Father Christmas in a grotto to live reindeer, a tree of wishes, lantern parade, music and a market, Dereham is set to sparkle brighter than ever this festive season.

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Dereham Carnival
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Drinkers from Dereham pubs are taking part in a pub crawl with a difference this weekend.

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Paul Sandford
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A college student took to the skies in aid of a cancer charity.

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charity
Thursday, September 21, 2017

Fans of the music of Jimi Hendrix will be spoilt for choice as two gigs have been organised in Dereham on the same night to mark exactly 50 years since he played in the market town.

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Paul Sandford

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