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Families were still able to take part in Messy Church Day despite the coronavirus pandemic.

The end of October means it is now the peak of the spooky season. Norfolk has its fair share of haunted hot spots with many claiming to have experienced paranormal activity. Here are seven haunted places can find in Norfolk.

It could be another six months until a busy road in Dereham fully reopens after a car crashed into a house, Norfolk County Council has confirmed.

Entries for this year’s Stars of Norfolk and Waveney awards are continuing to roll in with just days left to make your own nominations.

Further coronavirus restrictions in Norfolk are “not being discussed” - despite infection rates spiralling in parts of the county.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Scout groups in some of the poorest parts of Norfolk are at risk of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.

KFC is a big name in the fast-food world thanks to its special recipe of 11 herbs and spices.

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Fakenham and Wells Sport

Monday, October 19, 2020

A town’s youth football team has been given a boost after being sponsored by a Norfolk firm.

Fakenham and Wells Events

KFC is a big name in the fast-food world thanks to its special recipe of 11 herbs and spices.

The hit television show Changing Rooms is making a return to Channel 4 and is looking for neighbours or friends from Norfolk to take part.

Get into the festive spirit and visit one of these brilliant Christmas markets taking place across Norfolk with social distancing measures in place.

Stories spanning north Norfolk’s salt marshes in medieval times to Great Yarmouth beach in the early 10th century will provide the backdrop for a theatre company’s outdoor performances.

A town is set to welcome a new deli and wine bar which will celebrate both local produce and that of its twinned French counterpart.

Food and Drink

Norfolk Entertainment

A Norfolk pub that has been offering free meals for children during half term has taken it a step further by making sure mum and dad don’t go hungry either.

Since launching four months ago, Harry’s Soul Train street food van has toured Norfolk and is now set to make waves at The Whalebone pub in Norwich with a residency.

Food and Drink

For two months, the hospitality sector has had to adapt its businesses to abide by the 10pm curfew.

Food and Drink

KFC is a big name in the fast-food world thanks to its special recipe of 11 herbs and spices.

“No-one has been killed on this ride in the last half hour,” assures a half-dead, gentleman ghoul as we shuffle forward in the queue.

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