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'We must never forget'. West Norfolk marks 75th anniversary of VJ Day

'We must never forget'. West Norfolk marks 75th anniversary of VJ Day

'We must never forget'. West Norfolk marks 75th anniversary of VJ Day

18 August 2020

Events have taken place in towns and villages across the area to mark the moment the Second World War finally ended.


Noisy jets wake people in their beds in King's Lynn

Noisy jets wake people in their beds in King's Lynn

Noisy jets wake people in their beds in King's Lynn

12 August 2020

Complaints made despite warnings from US Air Force.

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First World War memorial fully restored after being destroyed

First World War memorial fully restored after being destroyed

First World War memorial fully restored after being destroyed

07 August 2020

The unveiling had been delayed due to the coronavirus.


Virtual VJ Day celebrations to take place in West Norfolk next week

Virtual VJ Day celebrations to take place in West Norfolk next week

Virtual VJ Day celebrations to take place in West Norfolk next week

07 August 2020

Families will be able to get involved from the safety and comfort of their homes.


Fundraising page set up as King's Lynn man's 'last Poppy collection'

Fundraising page set up as King's Lynn man's 'last Poppy collection'

Fundraising page set up as King's Lynn man's 'last Poppy collection'

02 August 2020

A charitable donation page has been set up in a Lynn man's memory as his 'last collection' for the Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal.


Tributes paid to King's Lynn's ‘Poppy Man’ Cyril Route, 96

Tributes paid to King's Lynn's ‘Poppy Man’ Cyril Route, 96

Tributes paid to King's Lynn's ‘Poppy Man’ Cyril Route, 96

24 July 2020

Tributes have been paid to a “pillar of the community”, who was well-known for his dedication to the annual Poppy Appeal, who has died aged 96.


King's Lynn ceremony shows Armed Forces Day support

King's Lynn ceremony shows Armed Forces Day support

King's Lynn ceremony shows Armed Forces Day support

22 June 2020

A socially distanced ceremony has taken place to start a week celebrating the work of our servicemen and women.


Wife of RAF Lakenheath pilot killed in North Sea crash pays tribute to 'perfect' husband

Wife of RAF Lakenheath pilot killed in North Sea crash pays tribute to 'perfect' husband

Wife of RAF Lakenheath pilot killed in North Sea crash pays tribute to 'perfect' husband

16 June 2020

First Lt. Kenneth Allen died after the F-15C Eagle he was flying crashed yesterday morning.


USAF Lakenheath pilot who died in crash at sea named

USAF Lakenheath pilot who died in crash at sea named

USAF Lakenheath pilot who died in crash at sea named

16 June 2020

MP adds his condolences after yesterday's tragedy.


Pilot of crashed RAF Lakenheath fighter jet found dead

Pilot of crashed RAF Lakenheath fighter jet found dead

Pilot of crashed RAF Lakenheath fighter jet found dead

15 June 2020

The pilot of a US fighter jet which crashed into the North Sea has died.


Wreckage found in North Sea in hunt for RAF Lakenheath fighter jet

Wreckage found in North Sea in hunt for RAF Lakenheath fighter jet

Wreckage found in North Sea in hunt for RAF Lakenheath fighter jet

15 June 2020

The pilot is still missing and search and rescue efforts continue.


RAF Lakenheath aircraft crashes into North Sea

RAF Lakenheath aircraft crashes into North Sea

RAF Lakenheath aircraft crashes into North Sea

15 June 2020

An RAF Lakenheath aircraft has crashed into the North Sea.


RAF Marham night flying was 'uncharacteristic' as HMS Queen Elizabeth deployment strategically important for the nation

RAF Marham night flying was 'uncharacteristic' as HMS Queen Elizabeth deployment strategically important for the nation

RAF Marham night flying was 'uncharacteristic' as HMS Queen Elizabeth deployment strategically important for the nation

10 June 2020

You may have heard the jets at night as it was ensuring pilots were prepared for important strategic defence work in a limited period of time.


D-Day anniversary marked in King's Lynn as crosses laid out in Tower Gardens

D-Day anniversary marked in King's Lynn as crosses laid out in Tower Gardens

D-Day anniversary marked in King's Lynn as crosses laid out in Tower Gardens

08 June 2020

Remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice during the largest seaborne invasion in history.


RAF Marham's pandemic support for community is shown in so many ways

RAF Marham's pandemic support for community is shown in so many ways

RAF Marham's pandemic support for community is shown in so many ways

06 June 2020

The military airbase’s photographic team has made plastic clips using a 3D printer to ensure face masks are more comfortable to wear.


Gravestone cleaning project in King's Lynn preserves memory of World War victims

Gravestone cleaning project in King's Lynn preserves memory of World War victims

Gravestone cleaning project in King's Lynn preserves memory of World War victims

23 May 2020

Find out how volunteers have been helping the community to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice.


Training into early hours of morning as RAF Marham to be deployed on HMS Queen Elizabeth

Training into early hours of morning as RAF Marham to be deployed on HMS Queen Elizabeth

Training into early hours of morning as RAF Marham to be deployed on HMS Queen Elizabeth

23 May 2020

This could involve West Norfolk residents hearing aircraft in the early hours of the morning next week.


Girls, aged eight and six, covering equivalent of two marathons for Scotty's Little Soldiers

Girls, aged eight and six, covering equivalent of two marathons for Scotty's Little Soldiers

Girls, aged eight and six, covering equivalent of two marathons for Scotty's Little Soldiers

16 May 2020

Raising funds to help support young people who have lost a parent serving in the armed forces.


West Norfolk community comes together during VE Day celebrations

West Norfolk community comes together during VE Day celebrations

West Norfolk community comes together during VE Day celebrations

10 May 2020

A North Wootton resident has praised neighbours for their part in Friday's VE Day celebrations across West Norfolk.


Lockdown doesn't stop VE Day celebrations across King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Lockdown doesn't stop VE Day celebrations across King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Lockdown doesn't stop VE Day celebrations across King's Lynn and West Norfolk

08 May 2020

Streets across the region have turned red, white and blue today with Union Jacks proudly sitting alongside the many rainbow tributes to the NHS.


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