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Campaigners spent hours in peaceful protest outside a Norfolk factory to comfort animals on their way to slaughter.

A community has dug deep in memory of a much-loved postwoman to raise money for a local hospital.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Founded in 1921, the Royal British Legion has provided a helping hand – financially and emotionally – to servicemen and women for nearly a century.

Royal British Legion

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious road traffic collision in Griston which left a woman in a critical condition.


Two brothers will be tackling one of the toughest races on earth to raise money for the charity supporting their blind sister.

Animal rights campaigners will be comforting animals on their “final journey” outside a slaughterhouse in the largest protest of its kind in Norfolk in recent times.


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Norfolk Entertainment

Young people who enjoy singing are invited to join a well known Norfolk choir.


You could argue it’s taken a while for the public at large to warm to Scottish singer-songwriter Kenny Anderson, aka King Creosote.

Country duo The Shires are set to perform an open-air concert near Norwich in the the summer.


The West End leading lady has starred in some our biggest productions. Now she’s back at Norwich Theatre Royal stage in gloriously glamorous musical.

United Kingdom

Norfolk adventure-goers are being asked to audition for the third series of Channel 4 reality show Hunted, which follows 10 ordinary people as they try and evade capture from an elite team of hunters in the hope of winning a large cash prize.

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Norfolk Sport

Lowestoft Town got back to winning ways in impressive fashion as two Jake Reed goals helped them to an impressive victory in Essex.

The card for the next Contenders Norwich is taking shape – and it looks to be a cracker, packed with local talent.

King’s Lynn Town’s hopes of making a late charge towards the play-offs suffered a huge blow after they suffered a second defeat in the space of a few days.

Remember Sport England’s famous slogan? - Sport for All? Bowls is certainly that, as a glance at the field for the Just World Indoor Championships at Potters Resort will tell you.

Lowestoft Town will be hoping to put their enforced rest at the weekend to good use when they travel to Harlow Town this evening.

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