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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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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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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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Luxury reaches new heights at West Lexham with the launch of two new eco-friendly treehouses

Glamping at West Lexham Manor has just reached new heights with the launch of two new luxury treehouses which have been added to the growing list of accommodation options at the stunning countryside site.

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King’s Lynn restaurant named as one of the best in the world

King’s Lynn restaurant named as one of the best in the world

A restaurant in Lynn has been named as one of the best in the world by a luxury travel magazine.

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West Norfolk residents urged to participate in survey

West Norfolk residents are being urged to participate in an online survey bout the waste and recycling service – as well as getting the chance to win an iPad mini.

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Royal Mail’s Sunday opening in King’s Lynn

Royal Mail has announced that its delivery office in Lynn is to open on Sunday’s from this weekend.

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King’s Lynn heritage boat restoration has to be completed using non-Norfolk timber

Painstaking restoration work on the 1900 cockling boat Baden Powell is continuing but hit some unexpected snags, supporters have been told.

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Mary Berry quits Great British Bake Off - but Paul Hollywood will stay as host

Mary Berry has this morning, Thursday, quit Great British Bake Off after show’s move to Channel 4, saying she will stay with BBC out of “loyalty”

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The McColl's name will soon be familiar to shoppers in Clenchwarton after it agreed to buy their village store

McColl’s agree deal to buy Clenchwarton shop

The future of a West Norfolk village shop has been secured after it was sold to one of the country’s largest convenience store operators.

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Missiles rain down on A17 HGV drivers

Mindless thugs are putting HGV drivers at risk by throwing missiles at their lorries while travelling on the A17 near Sutton Bridge.

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Newer trains and more capacity pledged for West Norfolk rail services

Newer trains and more seats are being promised by West Norfolk’s main rail operator as part of a shake-up of its timetables.

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Clash of opinions at King’s Lynn venue licensing hearing

The future of Hanse House was a burning issue during a licensing hearing over noise concerns this morning.

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World’s deadliest spiders which can cause four-hour erection before death found in ASDA bananas

Dozens of the world’s deadliest spider were found crawling out of a bunch of ASDA bananas, it has been claimed.

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Farming skills on display at Fakenham

Farming skills on display at Fakenham

The hands-on farming skills that were once needed to feed the nation during the war years, and before the invention of computers and satellite guided equipment, were on display at a Keith Farm Partnership field, near Fakenham, on Sunday.

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Launch of name of new Steam Train and presentation of Engine Nameplates for the Spirit of Sandringham at Wolferton Station 
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‘Help us build the Spirit of Sandringham’, say rail campaigners

A multi-million pound heritage train project can give a major tourist boost to West Norfolk’s economy, its supporters have claimed.

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The damage done to a HGV lorry that was hit by an object while travelling on the A17 in Gedney on Wednesday.

Drivers at risk of missile attack on A17 in South Holland

Mindless thugs are putting HGV drivers at risk by throwing missiles at their lorries while travelling on the A17 near Long Sutton, a haulage firm claims.

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Holiday cottage company with base in Burnham Market seeks new recruits to expand portfolio

Self-catering holiday cottage company, Norfolk Country Cottages, which has a base at Burnham Market, has launched a recruitment drive to find four new staff members for its property recruitment team.

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