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Memory Lane Schooldays, Downham student wins £250 worth of ‘green’ books

01 December 2019
Memory Lane Schooldays, Downham student wins £250 worth of ‘green’ books

Memory Lane Schooldays, Downham student wins £250 worth of ‘green’ books

01 December 2019

This was the scene featured in the Lynn News in November, 1991.


Memory Lane Schooldays: Harvest festival treats for the elderly

10 November 2019
Memory Lane Schooldays: Harvest festival treats for the elderly

Memory Lane Schooldays: Harvest festival treats for the elderly

10 November 2019

A harvest festival bridged the generation gap at Lynn’s Red Cross Hall in October, 1981, when students from Lynn’s Springwood High School...


Memory Lane Schooldays: Cracking lessons on ancient Greeks

02 November 2019
Memory Lane Schooldays: Cracking lessons on ancient Greeks

Memory Lane Schooldays: Cracking lessons on ancient Greeks

02 November 2019

Class Two at Gooderstone Primary School were having a cracking time learning about the ancient Greeks in October, 1998.


Memory Lane: Retirement on the menu for cook at Walpole

27 October 2019
Memory Lane: Retirement on the menu for cook at Walpole

Memory Lane: Retirement on the menu for cook at Walpole

27 October 2019

A trip down memory lane as Walpole Highway Primary School children say farewell to their popular cook in October 1981.


Memory Lane schooldays: Staff and children celebrate at Colkirk

16 June 2019
Memory Lane schooldays: Staff and children celebrate at Colkirk

Memory Lane schooldays: Staff and children celebrate at Colkirk

16 June 2019

Colkirk Primary School pupils had a double reason to celebrate in June, 1986


Woottons industry project wins £50 prize: Memory Lane Schooldays

09 June 2019
Woottons industry project wins £50 prize: Memory Lane Schooldays

Woottons industry project wins £50 prize: Memory Lane Schooldays

09 June 2019

The pupils won £50 which they planned to use to buy circuits and equipment for their science lessons


Tragic toll of the Fallen who lost lives in the fight for Normandy: D-Day special

08 June 2019
Tragic toll of the Fallen who lost lives in the fight for Normandy: D-Day special

Tragic toll of the Fallen who lost lives in the fight for Normandy: D-Day special

08 June 2019

Lookback at Lynn Advertiser contemporary reports of those who lost their lives during D-Day


West Winch playgroup models on the catwalk: Memory Lane

06 June 2019
West Winch playgroup models on the catwalk: Memory Lane

West Winch playgroup models on the catwalk: Memory Lane

06 June 2019

Playgroup children were among the models for a fashion show at the William Burt Centre, West Winch, in May, 1992


Reffley classroom date for Tom the builder: Memory Lane Schooldays

19 May 2019
Reffley classroom date for Tom the builder: Memory Lane Schooldays

Reffley classroom date for Tom the builder: Memory Lane Schooldays

19 May 2019

Youngsters were involved in an environmental project at Reffley


Memory Lane Schooldays: Playgroup’s deer safari day trip highlight

16 May 2019
Memory Lane Schooldays: Playgroup’s deer safari day trip highlight

Memory Lane Schooldays: Playgroup’s deer safari day trip highlight

16 May 2019

Feeding lambs and going on a deer safari were highlights of a trip to Park Farm at Snettisham


Why bulb fields proved such a bright idea for West Norfolk ...

11 May 2019
Why bulb fields proved such a bright idea for West Norfolk ...

Why bulb fields proved such a bright idea for West Norfolk ...

11 May 2019

With gardens everywhere bursting into colour, it is perhaps timely to reflect on the history of the bulb industry in the Marshland area


Memory Lane Schooldays: Countryside trip and shopping activities

11 May 2019
Memory Lane Schooldays: Countryside trip and shopping activities

Memory Lane Schooldays: Countryside trip and shopping activities

11 May 2019

Work on a science topic was taking Burnham Market Primary School pupils out of the classroom at the time


Memory Lane: Walks welcome for Noel Edmonds

07 May 2019
Memory Lane: Walks welcome for Noel Edmonds

Memory Lane: Walks welcome for Noel Edmonds

07 May 2019

Television personality Noel Edmonds signs autographs for the crowd at the Lynn May Day Gala in 1982


Memory Lane: Marathon darts ladies raise £500

01 May 2019
Memory Lane: Marathon darts ladies raise £500

Memory Lane: Marathon darts ladies raise £500

01 May 2019

Massingham ladies darts players, pictured in May, 1982, were hoping to raise more than £500 from a 24-hour darts marathon


Memory Lane: students tune up for Smithdon concert

26 April 2019
Memory Lane: students tune up for Smithdon concert

Memory Lane: students tune up for Smithdon concert

26 April 2019

An audience of about 100 supported a one-hour instrumental, orchestral and vocal concert by pupils of Smithdon High School


Memory Lane: Pupils back London Marathon teacher

18 April 2019
Memory Lane: Pupils back London Marathon teacher

Memory Lane: Pupils back London Marathon teacher

18 April 2019

The London Marathon event in April, 1993, held a special interest for pupils from the Howard Infants School


Memory Lane: Berol cyclists on a charity ride

16 April 2019
Memory Lane: Berol cyclists on a charity ride

Memory Lane: Berol cyclists on a charity ride

16 April 2019

Energetic employees at Lynn pen manufacturer Berol are pictured in April 1989 setting off on a 22-mile charity cycle ride


Memory Lane: Back in time to a Victorian classroom

12 April 2019
Memory Lane: Back in time to a Victorian classroom

Memory Lane: Back in time to a Victorian classroom

12 April 2019

The clock was turned back at South Wootton Junior School in April, 1989, when pupils had the chance to sample life in Victorian times


Memory Lane: Pied Piper performers rehearse at Shouldham

04 April 2019
Memory Lane: Pied Piper performers rehearse at Shouldham

Memory Lane: Pied Piper performers rehearse at Shouldham

04 April 2019

Youngsters at Shouldham School took to the stage in April 1977 for two performances of the timeless tale of the Pied Piper of Hamelin


Memory Lane: Jaeger’s spring fashions in 1983

02 April 2019
Memory Lane: Jaeger’s spring fashions in 1983

Memory Lane: Jaeger’s spring fashions in 1983

02 April 2019

Jaeger models showing off the firm’s spring collection were pictured in the Lynn News in 1983


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