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Man dies after heart attack in King’s Lynn

Ambulance crews were called to Nelson Street in Lynn on Tuesday morning to reports of a man in cardiac arrest, however, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Kayleigh-Faye McKerchar and son Max hit by vehicle at Tesco in Kings Lynn

King’s Lynn boy, 3, injured by collision in Tesco car park

A three-year-old boy was left with a broken ankle following a collision with a car, which then failed to stop, in a Lynn supermarket car park.

GV picture showing part of the site of a major planning application for land near Knights Hill South Wootton
Land to the right of this picture heading towards Knights Hill on the  A148 Grimston Road. (with the Knights hill Complex at the top)

Major King’s Lynn planning application could see 635 new homes

Plans to build up to 635 new homes in Lynn have been outlined in an application submitted to West Norfolk Council.

Fire in Tibenham

Lynnsport evacuated after fire

Crews were called to deal with a fire at Lynnsport this evening, which forced the sports centre to be evacuated.

Court News

Former partner ‘reported King’s Lynn drug-driver’, court told

A man was caught driving while over the limit for cannabis after being reported by his ex-partner, magistrates heard.

Fire at North Runcton waste timber yard. Photo: Rapid Relief Team

Firefighters to remain at site of blaze in North Runcton for another week

Firefighters are expected to remain at the scene of a major blaze in North Runcton for several days.

Police and bomb disposal experts remain at the doctors�" surgery in Boughton Village, after suspicious packages were discovered there this morning.
Officers were called to the Boughton surgery in Chapel Road shortly before 7.30am today after the packages were found.

Man admits Boughton Surgery explosive substance charge

A 39-year-old man from Feltwell has admitted possessing an explosive substance following an incident at Boughton Surgery last year.


Hunstanton councillors reject flood defence cash plea

Town councillors in Hunstanton have rejected calls for them to put extra money into the cost of maintaining coastal flood defences.

College of West Anglia Art Exhibition taking place at the GreyFriars Art Space King's Lynn
Level 2 Art and Design Students, with the silk screen images display they were all involved in.
LtoR, Kelsey Buttery, Gabriele Simkeviciute, Phoebe Smith, Alisha Roberts, Jess Bradshaw

King’s Lynn students to showcase work at exhibition

Art, design and media students from Lynn’s College of West Anglia will showcase their work in a professional gallery environment from Wednesday.

Health and wellbeing event at Dersingham Library
Louis Reinhold 6 and Alison Thorne

Fighting fit at Dersingham wellbeing event

West Norfolk residents were encouraged to improve their health and wellbeing during an event at Dersingham Library on Saturday.

The Queen's Gold medal presentation to
Sean Lott from KES School with parents Alan Lott and Sandra Lott

West Norfolk students meet The Queen

Sunday was a proud day for two West Norfolk students following a busy few days of engagements for The Queen.

Supermarket petrol station price boards around King's Lynn. Morrison's

New proposal aims to end strike threat to King’s Lynn and Fakenham fuel deliveries

A new proposal is being put to staff in a bid to avert a potential strike affecting fuel deliveries to Morrisons petrol stations in Lynn and Fakenham.

AJ's Cafe at Anglia Car Auctions, Beveridge Way, King's Lynn, new cafe business set up by Andrea Lorking (left) and Jackie Lorking (right)

Mum and daughter relaunch cafe at car auction site in King’s Lynn

Mother and daughter Jackie and Andrea Lorking have become business partners by relaunching the cafe at Anglia Car Auctions in Beveridge Way,

Court News

North Lynn man escapes jail despite admitting driving while four times alcohol limit

A man has escaped jail today despite being caught driving while more than four times the legal alcohol limit.

Brittons new offices in Dersingham, Jubilee Court.
LtoR, Barbara Poll, Jodi Ashton-Leatherland, Mel Britton, Emma Gould, Naomi Rix, Teresa Fisher (sitting at desk)

Brittons estate agents set up new home in Dersingham

Brittons Estate Agents are settling into their new Dersingham office which they bought from another well established property business just before Christmas.

GV of  the Borough Council of King's Lynn & West Norfolk, King's Court Hq, Chapel Street King's Lynn

Council leaders urged to save West Norfolk disability support service

Council leaders have been asked to step in and help save the West Norfolk Disability Information Service (WNDiS) from imminent closure.

Car hit by item thrown from bridge in Northampton

Money stolen from delivery van in King’s Lynn

A significant amount of money was stolen from a delivery van in Lynn earlier in the month.

’Pointless’ work performance reviews driving workers to tears

’Pointless’ work performance reviews driving workers to tears

Most workers believe that performance reviews are a waste of time, a new study has found.

Offbeat 4
Fire and Rescue news.

UPDATED: Chimney fire in Castle Acre

Firefighters battled for more than an hour to put out a chimney fire in Castle Acre this evening.

Corrie McKeague

Corrie search teams will leave ‘no stone unturned’

A 100-strong volunteer team has begun searching close to the Fiveways junction of the A11 as efforts to find missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague continue.

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