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A 26-foot yacht with two people aboard had to be rescued from the North Sea in the middle of the night after it developed engine trouble.

A proposed wind farm off the coast of Norfolk is likely to be given the backing by councillors tomorrow - but they want pledges on compensation for people affected by its construction.

The streets were alive with the sound of music in Fakenham as more people flocked to the town's annual music festival than ever before.

A Conservative gearing up for a general election claims he would have backed May's Brexit plan, but that the region could handle leaving the EU without a deal in place.

The politician dubbed 'Baroness Thrift' is preparing to downsize from her Norfolk home of 30 years. Caroline Culot spoke exclusively to Baroness Patricia Rawlings about politics, Hollywood stars and the Queen Mother

Up and down the country, pubs are closing, as costs rise and numbers of punters dwindle. In some corners, though, optimism remains. Lauren Cope reports.

A dog was rescued from a house fire in north Norfolk.

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

A poor display of bowling and fielding, coupled with an inability to build on a good start with the bat, led to Fakenham suffering a disappointing defeat to lowly Garboldisham on Saturday.

Norfolk Alliance Premier Division leaders Fakenham produced their best bowling and fielding performance of the season by far to beat both the weather and third placed Brooke.

It was formed 135 years ago with a goal for success.

King's Lynn racer Robert Lambert has revealed how he's hardly had time to contemplate the defence of his British crown.

Fakenham's attempts to extend their lead at the top of the Norfolk Alliance Premier Division were thwarted as a delicately poised game against Cromer was curtailed by a torrential thunderstorm.

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The streets were alive with the sound of music in Fakenham as more people flocked to the town's annual music festival than ever before.

Music lovers are getting ready to enjoy Fakenham's third annual free music festival.

Music fans and festival workers have expressed their disappointment over the last-minute cancellation of a major dance event in Norfolk.

From a trampoline park to adventure play centre, don't let bad weather rain on your parade with plenty of brilliant indoor activities to enjoy in Norfolk.

Festival-goers have been left devastated after the Norfolk festival was cancelled just hours before it was due to start.

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A street party is being planned to bring the 'hole' town of Sheringham together after the reopening of the High Street.

A beer festival celebrating the best of Norfolk's independent breweries marks the start of Cromer Carnival on Friday (August 16) and, with Cromer Voluntary Entertainments Organisation (CVEO) celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, the hugely popular annual event looks set to be bigger and better than ever.

The streets were alive with the sound of music in Fakenham as more people flocked to the town's annual music festival than ever before.

There are an amazing range of statues across the region, Here are 25 of the most iconic - which is your favourite?

Some familiar faces will be appearing on television next week to take part in a special recording.

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