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Can you help Peele mark its 60-year milestone?

Long Sutton’s Peele Community College celebrates its 60th year anniversary next year and staff are asking for help in coming up with ideas to mark the landmark occasion.

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Norfolk police target hare coursing

Norfolk police target hare coursing

Police have seized a car during an operation targeting illegal hare coursing in West Norfolk.

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Cheque presentation to Downham Market Boxing Club, by Downham Market & District Roundtable 542
Centre LtoR, Lewis Mann (DM&DR Chairman) presents the �750 cheque to Steve Kirby (DMBC Head Coach), also in the picture are Boxing Club and Roundtable members.

Downham Market group provides a knock-out donation to boxing club

Boxing enthusiasts in Downham have been punching the air after a group in the town donated £750 to their club.

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Summer Reading Challenge Certificate and Medal Presentations at Gaywood Library on Saturday 2nd Sept.
Making the presentations were Borough Mayor Carol Bower and Borough Councillor Margaret Wilkinson, with the children.

Youngsters presented with certificates and medals at Gaywood Library

Youngsters were rewarded for their literature skills last weekend after completing a summer reading challenge at Gaywood Library.

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Sutton Bridge marina to be officially opened

Sutton Bridge marina to be officially opened

The £900,000 Crosskeys Marina at Sutton Bridge will be officially unveiled on Wednesday (September 13).

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Opening of new charity garden for ESCAPE project. At The Green Britian Centre. Pictured in centre  Clare Peak (Manager) with volunteers Brian Nicholson. Susan Ashby.

Great Escape: project volunteers are selling their plants and vegetables

The Green Britain Centre in Swaffham opened its new charity garden on Monday, selling products made by volunteers from the ESCAPE Project.

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King's Lynn Woodturners' 20th Birthday. Middelton Village Hall Pictured on right Woodturner Martin Elkerson showing some examples of his work.

King’s Lynn Woodturners makes wood work for 20th birthday

Woodturning enthusiasts celebrated the 20th anniversary of their group on Saturday.

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Opening of the new NIp and Growler Ale House in High street King's Lynn pictured in centre Jo Rust  with oweners  Left Clare Biggs. on right Elise Rout. with friends and guests.

Nip & Growler opens on King’s Lynn High Street

A new bar opened in Lynn High Street on Thursday.

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North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival at Holkham attracted the crowds. MLNT17PB09323

Holkham hosts a tasty Food and Drink Festival

A celebration of all the best food and drink produced in North Norfolk drew large crowds to Holkham at the weekend.

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Footloose Rocks-At Hansa House South Quay. Pictured in front Colin Reeves. Andee Georgio. with the advanced Class.

It’s time to lace up your dancing shoes

Learn to jive 1950s style at Footloose Rocks workshops in Lynn.

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Phew What A Scorcher at Hunstanton. Bank Holiday Monday.

Sunny Hunny celebrates successful summer season

Hundreds hurried to Sunny Hunny this summer season, bringing a business boom to the stylish seaside town.

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U3A Madrigal and Recorder Group will be performing in King's Lynn for Heritage Day.

U3A members will be making music for Heritage Day in King’s Lynn

U3A Madrigal and Recorder Groups will be entertaining Heritage Day visitors on Sunday, September 10, in Hanse House and the Town Hall.

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KLFM's Simon Rowe.

Fortnight was fab with KL.FM and Mini Surprises

Wow what an amazing two weeks! Over the last fortnight I’ve been touring all over West Norfolk, Wisbech and Fakenham giving out Mini Surprises with Listers Mini in King’s Lynn in my fab Mini Countryman.

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As part of it's Help Your Community Grow Initiative, Dobbies Kings Lynn has been working with St Martin at Shouldham Primary Academy to transform its early years outdoor area. A team from the store donated seeds, plants, tools, paint and worked with the school to brighten up the area to encourage the children to get excited about spending time outdoors.
The Dobbies team and the school have been working with some National Citizenship Service students (aged 15 - 17) to carry out the work.
NCS Students Painting LtoR, Daniel Putterill, Maddison Spiteri-Nobbs, Hannah Harrison, Imogen De'Ath, Ellie Makins-Sampson (Team Leader)

Extreme makeover for school space

Dobbies in King’s Lynn has been working with St Martin-at-Shouldham Primary Academy to transform its early years’ outdoor area. Donating seeds, plants, tools and paint, a team from the store on the Hardwick Retail Park worked with the school to brighten up the area. Dobbies King Lynn community champion, Victoria Emden, said: “The space has been transformed into a fun space that I’m sure the children will enjoy.”

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Criticism grows of A17 scheme

Criticism grows of A17 scheme

Community and political leaders in South Holland are stepping up their campaign to force a £2.5million plan to expand the A17 “off the road”.

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25-Hour Gaming Marathon at The Purfleet Trust KL. To raise money to buy fitness equipment. Pictured Laura Wenn.

West Norfolk gamers to take on 25-hour console charity challenge

A West Norfolk charity is hosting a 25-hour gaming marathon to raise the £500 needed to improve their centre’s facilities.

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Downham Market Rotary Club new members in their 60th year.
Back row, from left: Richard James, Julian Snape.
Front row, from left: Robert Waring, Jackie Westrop, Anne Guymer.
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Members welcomed to Downham Market Rotary Club in milestone year

As a Downham club celebrates its 60th year, they have now welcomed five new members to their ranks.

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N-Joy bar on Norfolk Street, King's Lynn.

King’s Lynn bar’s licence to be reviewed after allegations of cannabis factory find

Police have called for a Lynn town centre bar to have its licence revoked, amid claims a cannabis factory was found on the premises.

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RNLI Annual Sandcastle building Competition on Old Hunstahnton Beach

Hannah Leake 6 and Fiona Leake

Record entries for sandcastle contest

It’s a long-standing summer attraction and more people than ever took the chance to get creative and participate in Old Hunstanton’s annual sandcastle competition.

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Michael and Sarah Willgress at their new butcher and deli in Little Fransham

Little Fransham deli opens

A new butchers and delicatessen opens today in Little Fransham. Wilgress of Fransham is run by Michael and Sarah Willgress, who hail from West Norfolk.

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