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King’s Lynn salon offers chance for group of friends to be next face of brand - and win a £5,000 photoshoot

A Lynn salon is offering a local group of friends a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, to become the next face of the popular brand in a national campaign – as well as a VIP photoshoot worth over £5,000.

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Staff from Premier Travel's head office who are promoting the company's campaign to donate 80 hours of their time to good causes. ANL-160927-103328001

Swaffham travel firm ready to help local charities as part of its community project

Staff at Premier Travel, which has a base in Swaffham, are set to donate 80 hours of their time to charity and are appealing for people to nominate worthwhile causes.

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The Ostrich pub at Caslte Acre has been recommended in the Good Pub Guide 2017. ANL-160927-094517001

The Ostrich pub at Castle Acre celebrates fifth consecutive Good Pub Guide listing

The team at the Ostrich pub in Castle Acre are celebrating gaining a recommendation in the prestigious Good Pub Guide 2017 for the fifth consecutive year.

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The map showing the widespread area without water today

Burst water main causes widespread outages across King’s Lynn and north Norfolk

Water supplies should be getting back to normal now after a burst main caused widespread outages across the King’s Lynn area this morning, Tuesday September 27.

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The Port of Lynn is to receive a new hydraulic crane. Pictured  is an example of the 200M Mantsinen crane which has been ordered for the Port of Garston. Picture courtesy of Cooper Specialised Handling ANL-160926-153840001

New crane at Port of Lynn is part of £1b investment programme

The Port of Lynn is set to receive a new hydraulic crane as part of a £1 billion investment programme across Associated British Ports sites.

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GV Baltic Store 33 Old Sunway King's Lynn

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New King’s Lynn shop alcohol licence bid warning

A new bid to sell alcohol at a Lynn shop may be an attempt to evade issues which blocked earlier proposals, a report has claimed.

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King’s Lynn runners make big strides for EACH

King’s Lynn runners make big strides for EACH

A team of dedicated runners from Associated British Ports in Lynn showed their support for local children with life-threatening conditions by taking part in this year’s Grand East Anglian Run (GEAR).

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New Howard Junior School pupils go digital

New Howard Junior School pupils go digital

Howard Junior School in Gaywood held an innovative ceremony where every new Year 3 pupil was presented with a brand new state-of-the-art iPad.

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Staff of King’s Lynn store takes jelly bath for charity

Staff of King’s Lynn store takes jelly bath for charity

Staff from Lynn’s Marks and Spencer in High Street volunteered to sit in a ice cold bath of jelly in order to raise funds for Macmillan.

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Pictured last year after opening the Thornham business are owner Eric Snaith with restaurant manager, Kayleigh Roe.

Thornham business named as one of the best new fish and chip shops in the UK

Eric’s Fish and Chips in Thornham has been named as one of the UK’s top ten fledging fish and chip shops as part of the 2017 National Fish & Chip Awards, organised by Seafish.

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Keith Jipps, Passenger Services Director for Great Northern in one of the new trains

New air conditioned trains for Peterborough, Cambridge and King’s Lynn rail routes

Air-conditioned trains will be breezing onto the Great Northern route for the first time ever next month, as the rail firm gives passengers cooler, more comfortable journeys between London and Peterborough and Cambridge.

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B&Q recall

B&Q issues recall over injury risk

DIY chain B&Q has issued a recall after it emerged that one of its products could pose an injury risk to users.

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Heritage Open Day and Cassic Car Show in King's Lynn. ANL-161209-102317009

King’s Lynn events programme heralds big jump in visitor numbers, new figures claim

Lynn’s programme of public events has been credited with generating big increases in the numbers of people visiting the town.

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GOLD BLOOM: Spalding in Bloom representatives Christine Lawton (left) and Angela Newton receive the EMIB Gold Award on behalf of the town from Nigel Fox, managing director of Amethyst Horticulture of Kent.  Photo supplied.

South Holland sits at the top table for In Bloom ‘Oscars’

An In Bloom party is in full swing across South Holland where towns and villages have been painted gold for looking immaculate.

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Endorsements from celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston can help to sway shoppers buying decisions. Credit: Shutterstock

Revealed: the tricks packaging designers use to make us spend

Celebrity endorsements, pseudo-science and fancy boxes are among the tricks retailers are using to part us from our cash.

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Work on a new roundabout at this junction near Hunstanton is being blamed for changes to bus routes between the resort and Lynn, which have led to the introduction of a new community service for Castle Rising

New dial a bus service launched in Castle Rising as roadworks are blamed for commercial route changes

A new dial a bus initiative will be launched for a village near Lynn next month, after both the area’s main commercial operators removed it from most of their routes.

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Stricter rules for King’s Lynn venue

Stricter rules have been imposed on a popular Lynn venue after a licensing hearing over noise concerns was held on Wednesday.

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Yahoo Headquarters. Picture: CC

What to do if you’re one of the 500m hacked Yahoo users

Internet giant Yahoo has admitted to a data breach affecting as many as 500 million user accounts, pointing the finger at a “state-sponsored actor”.

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Chip the Robotic Dog

Toys “R” Us reveal must-have Christmas toys

Toy experts at Britain’s biggest toy store, have unveiled their very own list of 14 Superstars, which are expected to dominate kids’ Christmas lists this year - and it’s going to be a hard-fought battle between tech toys versus popular collectibles and characters.

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Shoppers’ votes could buy new play equipment

Shoppers at Tesco’s in Hunstanton store are being asked to pledge their support next week to win a grant for a new play area in Old Hunstanton.

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