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Life begins at 40 for Ringstead gardens fundraising day

Ringstead’s 40th open garden Sunday was a double celebration at the weekend, for it was also the 30th anniversary of the ordination of the village’s vicar, Fr John Bloomfield.

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New Ale House Competition King's Lynn
LtoR, New owners Elise Rout (left) and Clare Biggs (right) with Lynn News Editor Mark Leslie, in front of the former Jessops shop in High Street.

Guess new King’s Lynn bar’s name and win gallon of beer

The Lynn News has teamed up with the owners of a new bar in Lynn for a competition – the winner of which will receive a gallon of beer.

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Cars parked on the B1145 between Mintlyn Crematorium and Ashwicken

Bawsey parking danger as sun comes out in King’s Lynn

Cars produced a potential accident hotspot as motorists parked-up to enjoy the weekend’s warm weather at Bawsey Country Park.

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The 43rd Downham Market Festival
Festival Carnival Parade makes it's way through the Town Centre, then heading to the Howdale.
DADS 70th Birthday Gala Showcase

Downham Market drama group to mark 70 years at showcase

A drama group in Downham is celebrating its 70th birthday in style with a gala showcase on Sunday.

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Models/Kit Show 2017 at Downham Market Town Hall
Andy White

Plastic Modellers’ annual show in Downham Market invites youngsters to take part

Cars, aeroplanes and tanks of a smaller scale attracted hundreds of people to Downham Town Hall on Sunday for the annual model show.

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West Norfolk Minors Classic Car rally

Major Minor gathering in Sandringham raises money for charity

West Norfolk Minors has raised around £212 from their classic car rally last Sunday.

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Kings Lynn Lions Family Fun Day, The Walks

Crowds flock to annual King’s Lynn Lions fun day

Thousands flocked to the Walks at the weekend as the King’s Lynn Lions Club staged its ever-popular annual family fun day.

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A Wereham School reunion will be held in July.

Former classmates of Wereham School invited to attend a reunion in July

All former classmates from Wereham School are invited to attend a reunion and bring along photos which could help build up a picture of village life over the decades.

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King's Lynn Poetry appreciation group at Marriots Warehouse King's Lynn Pictured  in front  Andee Georgio  with New group.

Poets share their work at new group in King’s Lynn

West Norfolk poets shared their work at a For the Love of Poetry evening held at Marriott’s Warehouse on the South Quay.

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Fun Dog Walk IAO Guide Dogs for the Blind at Sandringham Country Park.

Fun walk through Sandringham supports Guide Dogs Association

Members of the Lynn branch of the Guide Dogs Association were joined by the West Norfolk public and their four-legged friends for a fun dog walk through Sandringham.

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Heacham Guides Coastal Walk. Photo: SUBMITTED.

Heacham Guides complete coastal walk for charity

A Girl Guide pack have come to the end of their 50 mile coastal walk challenge to raise money for charity.

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The hot weather at the weekend brought out the motorists heading for many holiday destinations in this area, these pictures, taken around lunchtime on Saturday 23rd July, of traffic queues on the A47 Southern By pass heading towards the Hardwick junction.

Months of work on A47 set to bring misery, councillors fear

Plans for nine months of roadworks on the main route through West Norfolk were badly timed and not properly considered, local representatives have claimed.

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Robbie Ferri of King's Lynn attepting to break World Record.

Gaywood man attempts bike world record

A Gaywood man is attempting a self-supported, ultra-distance cycling race across Europe to prove to himself that he “can do it”.

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Dogs of all shapes and sizes will compete at Sandringham fun show.

Fun dog show for all the family at Sandringham

Dogs of all ages, shapes and sizes will be entering the show ring at a fun family event at Sandringham on Saturday, June 17.

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STANHOE OPEN GARDENS
Jill Hattrell and David O'Neill relax in Moray Cottage's back garden

Stanhoe gardens open as annual fundraiser endures

Stanhoe’s annual open gardens on Saturday attracted visitors from far beyond the village boundary.

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Dersingham Open Gardens
Barbara Sonnex and  Valerie Anckor

Dersingham open gardens event in full bloom

The Dersingham Open Gardens and Art Trail proved to be another hugely successful village event.

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Taking part in the 50 mile walk challenge are, from left: Lauren Tuffs, Jason Tuffs, Molly O'Brien, Shaun O'Brien, Karina O'Brien, Charlotte Widdows and Dominic Widdows. Absent from the picture is Terence Doughty. Photo: SUBMITTED.

Pott Row group to put their best foot forward for fundraiser

A couple from Pott Row are taking on a 50 mile coastal walk challenge to fundraise for a charity which is close to their hearts.

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Emmerich-am twinning trip by people in King's Lynn

King’s Lynn visitors go to Emmericah-am Rhein

Members of the King’s Lynn/ Emmerich Twinning Club, bringing with them brilliant sunshine, recently visited Emnmerich am Rhein and took the opportunity to meet friends old and new.

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CREAKE ABBEY PLANT DAY
Escape Community Gardening project members offered a stall groaning with flowers and vegetables.  From left - Paul Lucas, Katy Fullilove, Peter Alcock, Susan Ashby and Neil Flood

Creake Abbey crowds dodge plant day downpours

A brief downpour hit customers and stall holders at the annual Plant Lovers Day at Creake Abbey on Saturday.

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