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Looking back to 2000 with Blackborough End fundraising, 2007 with Gayton and West Lynn Brownies and Sandringham Army Cadets and 2012 with Castle Acre and Dersingham Schools, Terrington St Clement Montessori and West Dereham village hall





Here are some nostalgic photos from our weekly All Our Yesterdays pages...

2000: Memories of Christmas fundraising live on as Blackborough End coal merchant Len Rudd presents a cheque for £400 to Quidenham Children’s Hospice representative Rodney Hill (right). Also pictured are Robin Rye (left) and Lee Towler who helped out during the festive season. MLNF-0002473

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

2007: The 1st Gayton Brownies held a Fair Trade cook-out and raised money for Action Aid at a banana barbecue. In this picture assistant leader Becky Thorne is the chef helping prepare the tasty treats. MLNF-0702180

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

2007: The art of table-laying and napkin-folding were demonstrated to West Lynn Brownies who were working towards their First Things First Challenge during a visit to Lynn’s Riverside Restaurant. Waitress Tanya Isbill was on hand to put the final touches to a table, watched by the brownies. Photo: MLNF-0702629

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

2007: These Sandringham Army Cadets had a busy year of fundraising ahead and, as well as helping local charities, had to build up funds for a special trip to Gallipoli to remember former Sandringham Estate workers who lost their lives there in the First World War. The trio at the front are, from left, Cpl Russell Bradman, Cadet Peter Mitchell and Cpl Matthew Harvey. MLNF-0702405

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

2012: Happiness reigned and the Queen was greeted with smiles and cheers when making a visit to Dersingham Infant and Nursery School on the diamond anniversary of her accession to the throne. On leaving she was accompanied by headteacher Gayle Platt and given a flag-waving send-off by pupils from Dersingham St George’s Junior School. Photo: MLNF-12PT02175

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

2012: Staff at the Phoenix Montessori Nursery in Terrington St Clement were busy collecting a vast quantity of items to make a treasure basket for the children attending the Little Discoverers group, a charity funded to help support pre-school children with physical difficulties such as cerebral palsy and their parents. Pictured at the presentation of a treasure basket are, from left Little Discoverers team leader Maxine Bryon, Phoenix Montessori principal Clare Harris, Tia (4), Steph Corden and Hannah (2). MLNF-12AM02107

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

2012: Pupils from Castle Acre Primary School took part in a first aid training day which was led by St John Ambulance school and community trainer James Dodd. He is pictured with mock casualty Harvey Smith being treated by Pearl Williams Eley and Millie Fisher, watched by from left, Sam Pearson, Charlie Smith, Juste Telskinskaite and Jessica Brown. MLNF-12PT02222

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

2012: A £250,000 revamp meant West Dereham could boast an extended and modernised village hall – and pictured outside the new-look building are, from left, management committee members Pam Bullas, Claire Cann, June Kellingray, vice-chairman Pear Dossett, Pam Walker, chairman Paula Kellingray and treasurer Ruth Marsters. Photo: MLNF-12AM02149

Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn
Archive Photograph from the files of the Lynn News, King's Lynn

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