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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

He’s more used to pony tails on an actual pony but four-year-old Kaiden Griffin looked quite at home for a hairdressing job with a difference.

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charity
Monday, October 9, 2017

An inquest has opened into the death of a Swaffham man who was the victim of a car crash on the A47 at Scarning, near Dereham.

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Dereham
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The victim of a fatal crash on the A47 at Scarning on Saturday was from the Swaffham area, police have said.

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Norfolk Police
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A ground-breaking programme, funded by a £185,000 lottery grant, is being launched across the Breckland district next week to engage isolated older people in the arts.

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Paul Claussen
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

They were rather sorrowful, almost ghostly, faces peering out of dark canvas with centuries of dust, grime and over-painting concealing any recognisable artistic talent.

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017

New or relocating businesses in Breckland’s five market towns are being given the opportunity to claim up to 80 percent rate relief in their first year.

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Paul Claussen
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Breckland Council is once again unable to demonstrate a five-year housing land supply, it has emerged, leaving the district vulnerable to “hostile” applications again.

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Breckland Council
Monday, July 31, 2017

A golf day has raised over £4000 for armed forces charity SSAFA, the East Anglian Air Ambulance and other Rotary good causes.

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charity
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Faster mobile internet is set to bring a rural mid Norfolk village up to speed after O2 announced it was expanding its 4G service.

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Friday, July 14, 2017

If you have ever wanted to immerse yourself in a medieval setting then a visit to Castle Acre Priory this weekend would be a good place to start.

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Golfers took to the tees of Swaffham Golf Club in warm sunshine for a charity event organised by the town’s Rotary Club.

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Swaffham Golf Club
Monday, June 19, 2017

Breckland Council chairman Kate Millbank commended those who face danger to keep us safe as the Armed Forces flag was raised at the council offices in Dereham.

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William Nunn
Friday, June 9, 2017

A young enterprising media student has seen an ambitious pitch for work experience pay off with the chance to film and photograph his home town’s biggest music event of the year.

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Vattenfall
Monday, June 5, 2017

A schoolgirl from Swaffham has completed a challenge most adults would find physically tough.

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Swaffham
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

It’s the time of year when bees are at their most active and numerous reports have been coming in of swarms in gardens and even getting into properties.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

A 12-year-old from Swaffham has set off on a 47-mile challenge to raise money for her school.

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Swaffham
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tapestries are once again hanging in the King’s Room at Oxburgh Hall thanks to a painstaking process to digitally recreate them.

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National Trust
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

They have done everything together all their lives and that always includes celebrating their shared birthday with a pint of Guinness at their local.

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Swaffham
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

A peaceful Norfolk woodland retreat is a far cry from the bright lights of the Royal Variety stage.

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BBC
Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Mid Norfolk Singers are holding a ‘Come and Sing’ concert on Saturday, June 3, in aid of the charity Keeping Abreast.

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Swaffham Golf Club has presented a cheque for £1,000 to NANSA, an independent charity that supports children, teenagers and adults with disabilities across the county.

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Swaffham Golf Club
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A nurse and midwife, who was made an MBE for services to the community, has died aged 85.

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Swaffham
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A popular folk festival will return again to its woodland clearing in mid Norfolk with another eclectic mix of music, crafts and entertainment.

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Swaffham
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A 24-year-old from Swaffham, who used a vulnerable man’s bank cards to buy goods on the internet, will have to pay compensation and complete 100 hours of unpaid work.

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Swaffham
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Agricultural land in a village on the A47 between Dereham and Swaffham has been earmarked for development of 15 houses and a small shop.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Legendary Welsh crooner Tom Jones is to swap the green, green grass of home for the green lawns of Holkham Hall for an outdoor concert being billed as “the event of the summer”.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Swaffham’s war memorial is getting spruced up in time for the town’s centenary celebrations next year to mark the end of the First World War.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

It is one of the most extraordinary sights that nature bestows.

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Swaffham
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

A series of pop-up shops are being planned for the village of Great Dunham this year.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Two properties in Beachamwell, near Swaffham, were broken into at the weekend with cash and jewellery stolen.

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