An inspirational former student has been remembered for his love of sport during an emotional day at his old school.
Parents are being urged to stub it out on the sidelines in a new campaign aimed at making youth football pitches across Norfolk smoke free zones.
Councillors have vowed to use all powers available to clean up eyesore sites across Breckland.
Dereham Fire Station has been given an impressive makeover by a team of 14 young people.
A businessman with strong family links to Swaffham is to succeed Baroness Shephard of Northwold as patron of the town’s Visual Arts Festival.
A small music festival in the mid Norfolk countryside is attracting international interest.
Mid Norfolk’s Conservative MP George Freeman has defended his party as Tories cheered after blocking a pay rise for nurses and firefighters.
The hunt is on today for a Norfolk couple who police fear have abducted their seven-month-old baby.
A key document that will help shape future housing and homelessness services in the district has been given the green light by Breckland councillors.
Two brothers have run 156 miles through the Sahara desert to raise more than £10,000 after being inspired by their sister.
Charging schools which expel students could worsen an alarming rise in expulsion rates in Norfolk and have a damaging impact on children’s welfare, a principal has warned.
An important meeting of leading figures in Norfolk education is being held today.
Former Dereham mayor Kate Millbank has been elected as the new chairman of Breckland Council and said she hoped to do the job “with dignity and glamour.”
Police in Ireland have dropped an investigation into alleged blasphemous comments made by Stephen Fry.
Police have said they will not comment on a complaint of blasphemy reportedly made against Stephen Fry.
Police have confirmed a person died in a serious collision on the A47 near Dereham.
A nursing home resident who has undergone two knee operations cycled 21 miles on a static machine during a fund-raising week.
Running 100 miles in a demanding challenge for anyone.
Sarah Simpson has been selected as Labour’s candidate for the Mid Norfolk constituency to stand in this June’s general election.
To some they are synonymous with life on the seaside, while others view seagulls as a major pest which need to be controlled.
Many people in East Anglia would welcome the introduction of penalty fines for feeding seagulls, a poll has suggested.
People living in the Dereham, Swaffham and Watton areas will get the chance to meet with their local officers after the bank holiday weekend.
Three neglected horses have been dumped in the Swaffham area and one has died, prompting a charity to appeal for information.
They may look like dramatic scenes of police in action.
An independent review of Breckland Council has found it is “doing a good job for residents”, “has strong and effective leadership”, and demonstrates “sound financial management.”
The construction of the first new homes built as part of a multi-million pound investment partnership between Breckland Council and private developers The Land Group is nearing completion.
High traffic levels, the state of our roads and the impact of new housing developments on local infrastructure are the issues most urgently needing attention in Mid Norfolk, a survey has found.
Parts of Swaffham have been turning bright purple thanks to the work of the town’s rotary club.
Dignitaries from across Norfolk and further afield gathered at Robertson Barracks in Swanton Morley, near Dereham, for the official reception of Breckland Council chairman Bill Borrett.
Conservative Theresa Hewett has been elected to represent the Saham Toney ward on Breckland Council, following the resignation of Charles Carter who was filmed making lewd comments to a hunt protestor.
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