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Aby to be swept off her feet during Wife-Carrying Race at Downham Market Games

A married couple from Lynn will be among the first in Norfolk to try out the Wife Carrying Race at this year’s Downham Games.

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North End Streets Through Time. Photo: SUBMITTED.

Streets ahead as new exhibition focuses on town

A stunning new photographic exhibition is opening in Lynn today to show how the town’s streets have changed over the years.

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King’s Lynn film-maker at Cannes

King’s Lynn film-maker at Cannes

A young film-maker from Lynn has had a film he has made chosen to be shown in competition in the most presigious film festival in the world, Cannes.

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Topshop on High Street in King's Lynn.

Topshop in King’s Lynn set to close

The Lynn branch of Topshop is set to close next month.

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King's Lynn Arts Centre

Auditions for play from King’s Lynn Players

Calling all Amateur actors and singers! The Kings Lynn Players are planning their latest musical production, Stephen Sondheim’s Into The Woods, which is being staged from November 15-18 at the King’s Lynn Arts Centre.

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Holkham Country Fair held in the Grounds of Holkham Hall, crowds enjoy the afternoon sunshine on Sunday.

Early bird tickets for Holkham Country Fair

Tickets are now available for the biennial weekend Holkhamn Country Fair, with money-saving discounts for advanced tickets now available until midnight on May 1.

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BBC Concert orchestra

King’s Lynn Festival box office open Monday

King’s Lynn Festival organisers are expecting a rush to the Corn Exchange box office when general booking opens on Monday.

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Sponsor a tile in aid of All Saints Church North Runcton 
Rev Riaz Mubarak

North Runcton church funds boosted by tile sponsors

A West Norfolk village was “brought to life” by the fundraising efforts of its residents on Saturday.

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West Norfolk artists display work at Thornham exhibition

West Norfolk artists display work at Thornham exhibition

Dozens of artists displayed their talents during a four-day exhibition of work over the Easter bank holiday weekend.

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The revamped Friends Meeting House in Bridge Street.

King’s Lynn hosts Fens Speak On Tour

The sixth Fen Speak on Tour event takes place on Friday, April 28, at the Friends’ Meeting House, in Bridge Street, Lynn with doors opening at 7pm. So what is it exactly?

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Easter Egg Hunt around Plantation Wood Gaywood.
Some of the people taking part in the event.
LtoR, Frank Stacey (8), Elisha-Mai Utting (8), Tyler-James Utting (8)

Children search for Easter treats in Reffley

Youngsters enjoyed a day of Easter fun in Reffley on Tuesday as they searched for spring-themed clues.

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KT Tunstall to play Festival Too

KT Tunstall to play Festival Too

Top musical stars of the 90s and noughties will take to the stage on the second weekend of Lynn’s Festival Too this summer.

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Launch of The Downham Gamed with Jazzercise tied in with The Norfolk Girl Can. Pictured front right Sally Gooderson with members of Jazzercise and The Downham games promotors.

Downham Games event will show that ‘This Girl Can’

A popular sports event is returning to Downham for its sixth year and this time organisers are tying the day in with a national campaign.

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Easter fair at St Edmund's Academy Kings Lynn

Easter eggs-travaganza at fayre in King’s Lynn

Visitors to an Easter Fayre in North Lynn enjoyed an array of seasonal activities on Saturday.

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Writer’s inspiration for Howard pupils

Writer’s inspiration for Howard pupils

A leading children’s author inspired youngsters when she visited their school before the Easter break.

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It’s the opening day as Duke visits Lynn

It’s the opening day as Duke visits Lynn

The Duke of Gloucester visited Lynn on Thursday to officially open revamped facilities at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the Stories of Lynn complex.

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Holkham Hall and 'Bygones Exhibition'.

Holkham can’t be preserved in aspic, says Earl

Lord Leicester has said that he is not prepared to “preserve our little part of north Norfolk in aspic” as he made a plea for new housing in the area.

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Fashion show IAO Swaffham and Litcham Home Hospice support held at the George Hotel in Swaffham on Wednesday 29th March
Organisers from S&LHHS, Dave Gulliver(2nd left), Linda Burton (3rd left), Sarah Leggett (back centre), Tom Gardener (2nd right), they are with Cheryl Daubney (3rd left) owner of Allez Chic from Castle Rising and her models for the evening.

Swaffham fashion show helps give vital care support

Some of the latest trends have gone on show to help the Swaffham and Litcham Home Hospice.

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Lottery bid for King’s Lynn Guildhall renovation rejected

Lottery bid for King’s Lynn Guildhall renovation rejected

A bid for a multi-million pound grant for a major upgrade of Lynn’s St George’s Guildhall has been turned down.

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The St Winnold's Parade from the Town Council Ofiice to the Town Hall Downham Market

Crowds in Downham Market come together for St Winnold’s Day celebrations

The traditional St Winnold’s Day parade in Downham attracted hordes of people last Friday to celebrate the town’s trading past.

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