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Mark Leslie has worked in journalism for more than 40 years. He joined the Lynn News in January 2010 as News Editor. He became the editor in 2014.

Gala charity concert at Hunstanton Town Hall

17 May 2022
Gala charity concert at Hunstanton Town Hall

Gala charity concert at Hunstanton Town Hall

17 May 2022

Well-known impresario and pianist John Harris is to present a Jubilee concert.


Ongoing house fire

13 May 2022
Ongoing house fire

Ongoing house fire

13 May 2022

Fire crews have been called out to a village to deal with a blaze.


Houghton Hall aristocrat plays his part in State Opening of Parliament

10 May 2022
Houghton Hall aristocrat plays his part in State Opening of Parliament

Houghton Hall aristocrat plays his part in State Opening of Parliament

10 May 2022

The Consort's Throne taken from West Norfolk to Westminster for Prince Charles to sit on today.


Mr Mayor does the parkrun

08 May 2022
Mr Mayor does the parkrun

Mr Mayor does the parkrun

08 May 2022

Money has been raised by Harry Humphrey taking part in the weekly 5k run held every Saturday morning in The Walks.


Driver clocked driving at 108mph

08 May 2022
Driver clocked driving at 108mph

Driver clocked driving at 108mph

08 May 2022

West Norfolk police have said they have found someone going nearly 40mph over the speed limit.


Firefighters back on scene at Clenchwarton blaze

07 May 2022
Firefighters back on scene at Clenchwarton blaze

Firefighters back on scene at Clenchwarton blaze

07 May 2022

The scene of a serious fire to the west of King's Lynn continued to cause problems today.


Puffin returned to Northern home after recovering at East Winch

06 May 2022
Puffin returned to Northern home after recovering at East Winch

Puffin returned to Northern home after recovering at East Winch

06 May 2022

A bird christened Clifford found stranded on a beach has been returned to its natural habitat by the RSPCA.


Heacham production marks VE Day this month

04 May 2022
Heacham production marks VE Day this month

Heacham production marks VE Day this month

04 May 2022

It may be two years late, but the latest show from the Pocahontas Players is worth waiting for.


The Queen has left Sandringham

28 April 2022
The Queen has left Sandringham

The Queen has left Sandringham

28 April 2022

A helicopter has flown the Queen back to her home in Windsor after a week-long stay here.


Tickets go on sale for King's Lynn Festival

26 April 2022
Tickets go on sale for King's Lynn Festival

Tickets go on sale for King's Lynn Festival

26 April 2022

Early signs are good that people are eager to get back and see many of the offerings on show at West Norfolk's premier cultural event this summer.


Wild supports efforts to boost benefit take up in West Norfolk

26 April 2022
Wild supports efforts to boost benefit take up in West Norfolk

Wild supports efforts to boost benefit take up in West Norfolk

26 April 2022

There are already 2,628 claimants claiming Pension Credit, but more people are eligible and could be paid it.


Muntjac stuck in railings in King's Lynn

25 April 2022
Muntjac stuck in railings in King's Lynn

Muntjac stuck in railings in King's Lynn

25 April 2022

Firefighters had to use hydraulic equipment to rescue an animal in distress this morning.


Police appeal over road rage

25 April 2022
Police appeal over road rage

Police appeal over road rage

25 April 2022

A motorist has been arrested for affray and drink-driving following an incident earlier this month.


Update: Level crossing now cleared

23 April 2022
Update: Level crossing now cleared

Update: Level crossing now cleared

23 April 2022

Police ask that motorists avoid the area around Tennyson Road today.


The Birds and The Bees come out to play

22 April 2022
The Birds and The Bees come out to play

The Birds and The Bees come out to play

22 April 2022

East Anglian theatres have got together for a production collaboration.


King's Lynn bank branch hours cut

22 April 2022
King's Lynn bank branch hours cut

King's Lynn bank branch hours cut

22 April 2022

High Street branch will now only be opening in the morning on a Saturday.


The Queen avoids the big guns as she has quiet birthday at Sandringham

21 April 2022
The Queen avoids the big guns as she has quiet birthday at Sandringham

The Queen avoids the big guns as she has quiet birthday at Sandringham

21 April 2022

The Queen went out for a chauffeured drive today in a Range Rover on the occasion of her birthday.


King's Lynn Motor Neurone group gets money for chairs

20 April 2022
King's Lynn Motor Neurone group gets money for chairs

King's Lynn Motor Neurone group gets money for chairs

20 April 2022

Donation will make a difference to sufferers as it did to former nurse Pam.


The Queen is at Sandringham today

20 April 2022
The Queen is at Sandringham today

The Queen is at Sandringham today

20 April 2022

It is reported that Her Majesty will fly by helicopter to West Norfolk for her birthday tomorrow.


Face-to-face business hub at pub

18 April 2022
Face-to-face business hub at pub

Face-to-face business hub at pub

18 April 2022

A networking event has been organised for Thursday.

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