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Crowds gather for mane event in Downham Market

People gathered in droves in Downham on Friday for the town’s Chinese New Year celebrations which featured a special guest.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital , King's Lynn

Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn declares internal critical incident

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Lynn declared an “internal critical incident” after taking in a surge of seriously unwell patients yesterday.

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Henry Bellingham

West Norfolk MP backs opposition to press threat

North West Norfolk MP Sir Henry Bellingham has pledged support to resist legislation viewed by many as a threat to press freedom.

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Free Family Fun Day at the King's Centre Kings Lynn'Jake Mallet

Families enjoy fun day at King’s Centre in King’s Lynn

Families made their way to the King’s Centre in Lynn last weekend to enjoy a day of free family fun.

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

Man given ban after drug-driving in Terrington St Clement

A man has been banned from driving for 14 months after he admitted being eight times over the legal drug-drive limit in Terrington St Clement.

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QUESTION MARK: The future of the Spalding to King's Lynn 505 bus service is uncertain after operator Statecoach announced 'a review of its operations'.  Photo supplied.

Big fall revealed in Norfolk bus route coverage

Bus use in Norfolk has fallen by almost 10 per cent over the last four years, new figures have revealed.

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Archers star Tim shares his love for West Norfolk

Archers star Tim shares his love for West Norfolk

Renowned actor Tim Bentinck has lent his support to the Love West Norfolk campaign.

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Marshland St James Community Hall Farmers' Market. Pictured FLtoR Organisers Mary Niblett. Sue Johnson. Sue Askew (Marshland Community Hall)

Marshland Hall opens up for market day

Producers from across the region have been showcasing their wares at a farmers’ market staged in the new Marshland Hall.

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Matron Dawn Slack receives the cheque from Practice Development Nurse Ragna Page, who has thanked the team for their care of her late husband Don

Husband remembered with donation to King’s Lynn hospital

A nurse has donated £100 to the cancer support team at Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital instead of sending Christmas greetings.

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Peter O'Connor before shot

Runner sheds 4st in 12-months by changing his lifestyle

A 56-year-old man has shed 4st in just 12-months by making a few simple changes to his regular lifestyle.

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Four arrested following trouble near King’s Lynn Mart

Four people were arrested on Friday following disorder near to the Mart in Lynn.

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18-month-old Jack Hampton has been seizure free since October last year

Family of an 18-month-old boy raise awareness of a rare seizure disorder

The family of an 18-month-old boy are determined to raise awareness of a rare seizure disorder that occurs in young children.

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Heacham charity Valentine dance'Nikkie Hastie (front right) with Lesley Geer and, back, left to right, Carol Thorpe, Kay Hughes, Anita Dilks, Margaret Dixie and Chris and Kimberley Basforth, Hunstanton Sunny Bells supporters and members of the Red Hat Society

Former businesswoman hosts Valentine dance for people who might otherwise be alone

Supporters who twirled the evening away during a Valentine dance at the Heacham public hall on Saturday night fulfilled a dream for the event’s organiser.

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Specsavers are running weekly audiology clinics in Hunstanton.

Specsavers launch audiology clinics in Hunstanton

Specsavers, which has stores in Lynn’s Norfolk Street and in Sainsbury’s at Hardwick, has promoted its weekly audiology clinics in Hunstanton by taking along its mascot Big Ear to town.

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Man given court date after arrest in King’s Lynn

A man will appear in court next month charged with drink-driving following a crash in Lynn at the weekend.

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Cosmos Science Roadshow at Lynn Town Hall''Katherine Chandler, Cody Beckett 5 and Alfie Beckett 3

Fun science lessons on offer to children in King’s Lynn

Youngsters have been given an insight into the mind and body during a week of science-based activities in Lynn.

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King’s Lynn college students challenged at Marine training day

King’s Lynn college students challenged at Marine training day

A group of West Norfolk college students have been put through their paces by the Marines.

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Annual Founder's Day Lunch and Celebration at Trinity Hospital in Castle Rising 'LtoR, Vicky Jackson, Lord Greville Howard, Richard Waite, Ann Staley

Residents celebrate Founder’s Day at Castle Rising landmark

More than 400 years of Castle Rising’s history was remembered at the weekend.

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Candidates for the Norfolk County Council Elections May 2013

Jobs hope after West Norfolk Council talks with firm over relocation idea

West Norfolk could win a significant jobs boost following talks between council chiefs and company bosses, it has emerged.

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Liz Truss

Tax-Free Childcare now open to parents in West Norfolk

Hundreds of working families in West Norfolk with children under 12 are now able to apply for up to £2,000 of childcare support per child.

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