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A Lions club has hosted its annual seniors Christmas lunch, with 70 guests attending to enjoy a traditional turkey dinner.

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Tesco
Yesterday, 18:06

A mid-Norfolk junior school is moving away from its former failings and making significant strides forward, an Ofsted monitoring inspection has found.

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Yesterday, 11:59

An elderly man was taken to hospital after he was hit by a car in Dereham town centre on Monday morning.

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Mon, 17:50

Norfolk County Council has said plans are in place to improve broadband speeds in the county on some of the worst streets in Norfolk, according to figures, with some already having access to superfast broadband.

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County Council
Mon, 17:44

He has had it in his possession for three decades - but now wants to return it to the descendants of its original owner.

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France
Friday, December 14, 2018

A mother has described the torment she and her family have experienced after a house fire forced them out of their home and destroyed their belongings less than a month before Christmas.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

A charity will celebrate its anniversary by producing a special “thought-provoking” garden for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show next year.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Figures have revealed the streets in Norfolk and Waveney which have access to both the fastest and the slowest broadband speeds, after a report has shown that more than a quarter of UK homes do not have fast enough broadband to cope with a family’s typical internet needs.

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king street
Thursday, December 13, 2018

When Woolworths closed down nearly ten years ago, employee Brenda Stagels decided that instead of looking for other employment she would spend her time volunteering at a local community centre for elderly people. Ten years on and Mrs Stagels is still providing vital and valuable support for many who need it.

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Hilary Bushell
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

A family have been left saddened after their Christmas decorations were stolen just two days after they were put up, with police also investigating another incident of a similar kind.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

A north Norfolk natural park is working to boost the declining population of red squirrels in north Wales thanks to a breed and release programme.

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Wales
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

An Indian restaurant is planning to help those who need it most by handing out free food in a Norfolk town centre on Christmas day “to give back to the local community”.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Police have issued an appeal after windows were smashed at a property in a north Norfolk town.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A consultation is being held this Friday to give people who live in and around Fakenham the opportunity to find out more in person about plans to connect the A47 to the western end of the NDR, now known as the Broadland Northway.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A scooter hire business is proposing to move its premises from a mid-Norfolk town into a former shop in a rural village.

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Breckland Council
Monday, December 10, 2018

One of Dereham’s busiest roads has been closed again, this time for gas repair works.

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Monday, December 10, 2018

A free Christmas lunch will round off a year of community schemes in Swaffham.

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A fire in the bedroom of a bungalow left one person having to be rescued early on Wednesday morning.

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Norfolk Police
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

More than £60,000 has been secured to help Fakenham town centre thrive.

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George Acheson
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A Dereham high school is doing its bit for the environment by signing up to a new recycling scheme.

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Police are investigating after a fight broke out during a Christmas lights switch-on in a mid-Norfolk town.

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Norfolk Police
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A road in north Norfolk has now been reopened after being blocked this morning due to a car being flipped onto its roof.

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Monday, December 3, 2018

A Norwich City player from Dereham scored his first league goal on Saturday during the Canaries’ home victory over Rotherham United.

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Dereham
Saturday, December 1, 2018

A young Norfolk racing driver is set to take his next step in the pursuit of a professional career in motorsport when he races a Mini in a prestigious tournament next year.

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Norwich
Friday, November 30, 2018

A mid-Norfolk nursery and an elderly people’s home have teamed up to bring younger and older generations together to interact, in the same spirit as a recent popular Channel 4 series.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

A variety show event to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War has raised £1432 for charity.

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Dan Bennett
Friday, November 30, 2018

Crews tackled a fire at a residential property in a Norfolk village on Thursday.

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Norton
Friday, November 30, 2018

Norfolk has long been home to an array of rare birds and wildlife.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Another 291 homes are set to be built on the outskirts of Dereham after Breckland Council’s planning committee approved the plans despite significant opposition.

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George Freeman
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

The car boot fair is set to return to Swaffham Raceway this Saturday and will also include stock car racing for visitors to both watch and take part in.

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