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The Bees Knees 1920s dance troupe ANL-160525-145637001

Roaring Twenties inspiration for King’s Lynn’s royal birthday party

The Roaring Twenties are set to storm back to Lynn as the borough celebrates the 90th birthday of the Queen in Tuesday Market Place.

Peter Morton and Nick Crane, at the 2016 RHS Chelsea Flower Show, with their 5* Tradestands Award ANL-160525-135451001

Narford firm wins at Chelsea

Narford’s Crane Garden Buildings have scooped a 5-star Tradestand Award for the third year running at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

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Win tickets to see Bryan Ferry concert at Burghley House

Burghley House, near Stamford, has played host to some magnificent acts over the past few years including Midge Ure, Status Quo, UB40 and Jools Holland.

King’s Lynn Masonic Centre makes cheque presentation to charity

Freemasons from Lenne Lodge at Lynn Masonic Centre continued their support of Norfolk Hospice, Tapping House by handing over a cheque for £1, 000.

Maj Gen William Dacres ANL-160520-135440001

Hunstanton Waterloo vet miniature for sale

A hand-painted portrait of a Battle of Waterloo officer from West Norfolk is for sale.

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Dredging in Wash brings £1,000 fines

Fishermen who were spotted illegally dredging for cockles in the Wash have been found guilty of the offence after a trial in Lynn.

Hunstanton Dog Show, Glebe House School 
Eris Simpson-Fuller 8 with Pippin and Fudge ANL-160515-194518009

It’s a dog’s life at Hunstanton show

Crowds, and dogs, flocked to the Hunstanton fun dog show at the Glebe House School which was organised by the Barking Bugle (

Adapt sports day at Lynnsport for youngsters with disabilities. ANL-150406-115659009

Lynnsport to host adapted sports day

Hundreds of disabled children will take part in a day of sporting activities at Lynnsport on Wednesday, June 8.

Clive Bond True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum. West Norfolk Archaeological society surveying the fishing smack ANL-160805-095648009

Fishing smack is surveyed at King’s Lynn’s True Yard

A detailed survey and photography of the external and interior aspects of the preserved fisherman’s cottage at True’s Yard was carried out by West Norfolk Archaeological Society on the fishing smack (boat).

Alison Gifford and research papers, with the backdrop of King's Lynn Custom House ENGANL00120120914142613

Civic watchdog blasts ‘tiny developments’

The King’s Lynn Civic Society has spoken out at the number of empty properties that are to be found within the borough of West Norfolk.

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