King’s Lynn Town have signalled their intent for next season by completing the signing of Ryan Robbins from Coalville Town.
King’s Lynn Town boss Gary Setchell completed his first piece of close-season business today by completing the capture of striker Ryan Robbins from Coalville Town.
There will be a blank Wednesday at the Norfolk Arena tomorrow night, where the Lynn Young Stars speedway team should have been hosting the Isle of Wight Islanders.
King’s Lynn Town are set to clock up the miles and increased travelling costs after being placed in the EvoStik Northern Premier League next season.
Sunday marked the last games of the senior football season as the Lynn Sunday League held their Finals Day at Wisbech Town FC.
Castle Acre Swifts concluded this season’s Hospital Cup competition with a hard-fought victory over Necton in the final at Shoemakers Lane – the home of Swaffham Town Football Club.
Striker Russell Dunkley has described his decision to leave King’s Lynn Town Football Club as the hardest one of his life.
King’s Lynn Town will be back playing Step Three football next season - the level they were at when the old club went out of business back in 2009.
ELITE LEAGUE B
The Lynn Young Stars have completed a double signing with Steve Worrall being among two new recruits to their starting line-up.
The Lynn Stars are sweating on the fitness of Simon Stead ahead of Wednesday’s Elite League meeting against Poole at the Norfolk Arena.
The Lynn Stars were due to be without Mads Korneliussen, Rory Schlein, Simon Stead and Richie Worrall for last night’s top-of-the-table clash at Wolverhampton.
Upwell racing driver Jake Giddings had a weekend of mixed fortunes at Thruxton in the Renault Clio Cup UK at the weekend.
The career of banger racing legend Steve Hemmings, from Wisbech, will be honoured at the Norfolk Arena tomorrow (5pm) when he bows out after 20 years in the sport.
Reigning champion Carl Breeze produced an outstanding series of performances at Thruxton circuit over the weekend to win rounds seven and eight of the Michelin Ginetta GT Supercup.
Get set for a Bank Holiday full of crash, bangers and plenty of wollop.
Upwell racing driver Jake Giddings was involved in some spectacular action in the Renault UK Clio Cup at Donington Park, consolidating seventh place in the championship after four rounds of 16.
West Norfolk Rugby Club under 15s player Ross Penn-Symonds has just finished a busy season.
Swaffham sealed a league and cup double with an emphatic 26-10 win against the Crusaders in the final of the Norfolk Junior Cup on Sunday.
West Norfolk under 12s, buoyed by their appearance in the Holt festival final the previous Sunday, had a great end to a successful season by winning the plate final at the Norwich Mini Festival 2013.
West Norfolk Rugby Sevens Festival
The first under-10 Kwik-Cricket tournament got underway at Stow on Sunday.
Four junior members of Stow Cricket Club have been selected to represent the county this season.
In a rain-affected weekend, Terrington’s IBA MoM Graham Moore took 6 for 17, which included a hat-trick to help bowl Denver all out for 94 in the West Norfolk League.
The Mark Farnham Schools of Tae Kwon-Do have had much success at gradings with 399 Black Belt passes in total among 14 schools throughout East Anglia.
The Swaffham-based Fighting Fit Academy hosted their kickboxing gradings.
Hawks Kickboxing Club at Southery made a flying start with its first-ever grading.
Swaffham students from The Mark Farnham Schools of Tae kwon-do recently took part in colour belt grading examinations.
Among the two-dozen Ryston Runners who took part in the Dereham ten-mile road race on Sunday were some who had never ventured beyond the 10k distance before.
Cold, wet weather conditions made for a less-than-pleasant environment for the opening match of the East Anglian League at Lynnsport on Sunday.
King’s Lynn Triathlon Club is staging a charity triathlon on June 23 to encourage newcomers to the sport and to raise money for the Bridge for Heroes charity.
Downham Sportsman of the Year Matt Pyatt ran in the Greater Manchester Marathon, where he broke a 21-year-old Fenland Running Club record.
Some 75 Ryston Runners were among the 1,557 finishers in Sunday’s Grand East Anglia Run (GEAR) 10K event around Lynn.
It’s been a busy time for the ladies section at Middleton Hall Golf Club, with a number of competitions being contested.
Golfing duo Jason Sarsby and Shaun Fisher emerged victorious from the The Bates Pairs Championship, held by the Searles leisure resort.
Ryston Park Ladies turned out for the annual Spring Foursomes competition. A draw for partners found the winning pair coming in with 39 points and runners-up with 36.
Mark Nixon (5 handicap) and Pam Saxby (19) kicked off the new season in style winning the Tom Reed Founders Cup at Ryston Park Golf Club in an 18-hole play-off.
Tiffany Mills of Ryston Park Golf Club finished fifth in the English Women’s Golf Association gold medal regional final on the old course at Gog Magog. The competition is for players who have had the four best medal cards at their club in 2012.
The coarse fishing season at Nar Valley Fisheries will open on June 1 and permits are now available from the local tackle shops (Anglers Corner and Shipshape Tackle of Lynn, and Kev’s Tackle of Swaffham) or as below.
The last seven days has seen the lakes improving day by day as the milder conditions improve: this brings both the angler to the banks and the fish looking for food.
The Len Howlett Trophy saw Lynn prise the trophy away from neighbours Wisbech in their annual table tennis challenge.
Triathlon enthusiast Jacob Marshall-Grint has come up with an idea to introduce others to the sport and help ex-servicemen.
With less than a week before the first trot up at Houghton International, the finishing touches are being put to the cross country courses, stables and arenas ready for the 700 horses heading to Norfolk on the bank holiday weekend.
Snettisham Beach Sailing Club is hosting it’s annual free open day alongside the Royal Yacht Association’s event “Push the boat out”.
Dylan Hartley is determined to prove he is not on the British and Irish Lions tour just to make up the numbers when he leads Northampton into the Aviva Premiership final against Leicester.
Group One-winning jockey Eddie Ahern has been disqualified for a total of 10 years following the conclusion of a British Horseracing Authority corruption hearing.
Sergio Garcia has escaped punishment for what could be construed as a racist remark about Tiger Woods after offering an unreserved apology for his "stupid and out of place" comments at the European Tour's annual awards ceremony.
Eddie Ahern has been found guilty of three breaches of British Horseracing Authority rules following a disciplinary inquiry into alleged corruption.
New Zealand wicketkeeper BJ Watling has been ruled out of the second Investec Test against England at Headingley.
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Weather for King's Lynn
Wednesday 22 May 2013
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