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Brancaster pupils learn the secrets of the gastropub

Youngsters from Brancaster Primary School found themselves all wrapped up in red and blue pasta on a visit to the village’s White Horse Inn.

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Borough Council of King's Lynn & West Norfolk, King's Court Hq, Chapel Street King's Lynn

West Norfolk Council to ‘develop further plans’ to help homeless

Council chiefs have said further plans are to be developed over the coming months to help homeless people in West Norfolk.

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Trish Betts from Dersingham who is running in the London Marathon IAO the Alzheimer's Society.

Dersingham woman gets set for London Marathon in support of her mum

A woman from Dersingham is set to take on her first marathon this weekend for a cause which affects her mum.

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The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Car Park King's Lynn

Anger at plans to raise charges at King’s Lynn hospital car park

UNISON representatives have been left angry after Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital Trust announced plans to raise car park charges by nearly 30 per cent.

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Sandringham

Fundraisers can Step out for Stroke at Sandringham walk

Fundraisers can join a charity walk at the Sandringham Estate to raise funds to support stroke survivors and their families.

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From left, Doreen Agius, Corrina Butler, Olivia Parsons, Emma Parsons, William Lambert, Chloe Howard, Tracey Benefer, Debbie Smith, Donna Snowden and Christine Howard

Narborough coffee morning boosts elderly care

A successful coffee morning raised £430 for the West Newton ward at Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

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Members of the Necton and Shouldham junior football clubs promote the campaign for smokefree sidelines

New plea to protect West Norfolk youth footballers from smoke risks

Youth football leaders in West Norfolk are being urged to join the campaign for Smokefree Sidelines on the borough’s pitches.

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Camilla King

‘Dentists have stolen my smile’ claims King’s Lynn woman

A woman who wears a mask in public to disguise her teeth is pleading for a specialist to step in and restore her smile.

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F.M.S. (Fighting Multiple Sclerosis) Pictured organiser Third from left  Ellie Nicholas with FLtoR Faye Reeve.Tracey King.Ellie Nicholas.Paul Reeve.Jay Nicholas. Claire Bloodworth. At St Nicholas Chapel King's Lynn.

Fundraisers almost double £4,000 target in donations at charity event in King’s Lynn

Organisers have hailed the first Fighting Multiple Sclerosis event as a huge success after fundraising targets were almost doubled by the final count.

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Council leader Brian Long

Fairstead surgery dialogue is ‘still ongoing’ says council leader

Discussions regarding a new GP surgery on the Fairstead estate are “ongoing”, the leader of West Norfolk Council has said.

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Dale Arlotte, Stuart Arlotte, Sharntelle Arlington, Leigh Arlington, Steve Arlington, Craig Arlotte, Demi-Lee Arlington and Richard Crosbie

Family to take on GEAR run for King’s Lynn hospital

The care and treatment received by a woman in the West Norfolk Breast Cancer Unit motivated her family to raise money on its behalf.

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Steve Eke is taking on the London Marathon

Man from King’s Lynn to run London Marathon to help fight killer cancer

A man from Lynn is joining the fight against prostate cancer by running this year’s London Marathon.

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Memory walk at Sandringham for Alzheimer's Society.

King’s Lynn roadshow visit offers chance to learn more about dementia

People in West Norfolk are being given the chance to find out more about dementia during a charity roadshow’s visit to Lynn next week.

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Stephen Eldridge and Odette Wood

Father from Dersingham to take on London Marathon in young son’s memory

An engineer from Dersingham who took up running just four-months ago is taking on the London Marathon in memory of his young son.

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David Melhado and Jane Moore ' both staff nurses and members of the rehabilitation team ' with the new TV/DVD unit

King’s Lynn electrical firm puts patients in the picture

Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s intensive therapy unit (ITU) has been given a new TV and DVD combo by the local branch of an electrical wholesaler.

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Craft fair in aid of residents' funds, High Haven care home,

Craft fair in Downham Market raises care home funds

A crafty day at a care home in Downham has raised funds to pay for trips and entertainment for the residents.

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Angela Holford (Specialist Nurse at The West Norfolk Breast Care Unit, second left) accepts the cheque for �3,512 from Carol Stephenson, watched by (from left) Steve Richardson (manager of Tesco Express, Wootton Road), Elizabeth Tuttle (Tesco colleague and headshave organiser) and fundraiser Liam Baker.

King’s Lynn man raises thousands for hospital unit in support of colleague

When a work colleague was diagnosed with breast cancer, Liam Baker swung into fundraising mode which made £3,512 for West Norfolk Breast Care Unit at QEH.

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Downham Grange visit to Church Farm - resident Mary Overman feeding a lamb. Photo: SUBMITTED.

Farm trip brings back memories for Downham Market care home residents

A farm visit to see newborn lambs brought memories back for those at a care home in Downham.

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The crest above the entrance to King's Lynn Court in College Lane.

Man who kicked puppies could be facing jail time, court told

A Lynn man who picked up and threw puppies almost two meters across his living room has been told he could be facing jail time.

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