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A village in Norfolk is coming together to support young martial arts star who will represent the UK in the World Martial Arts Games in Orlando.

People desperate for help from a Norfolk charity have had to be turned away because of a ‘perfect storm’ of funding cuts and a shortage of volunteers.

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Three friends are running marathons to raise money for a charity that provides support for renal patients in Norfolk.

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The East of England is set for bank holiday scorcher this weekend with temperatures predicted to soar up to 27 degrees.

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Strumpshaw Steam Rally fires up for its 25th anniversary, Dad’s Army invade North Norfolk Railway, there is two-wheel fun at Holkham and Sandingham, plus fireworks, country fairs, retro computer games and more for all the family.

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As armed officers are deployed across the county in response to the increased threat level, the message from Norfolk’s chief is: “Talk to us”.

Lorne Green

Norfolk police have stationed armed police in Norwich and Great Yarmouth as part of a county-wide operation to reassure the public following the Manchester terror attack.

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Watton and Swaffham Sport

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Earlier this month 14 of the 20 surviving senior captains of Richmond Park Golf Club took part in the annual Past Senior Captains’ Cup competition.

A superb season for Swaffham Town’s Under-18 side ended on a disappointing note last Friday.

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In the EBA league Watton lost 5-0 away to Shipdham (45-86 on shots).

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

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Callum Gough from Watton Kuk Sool Martial Arts turn on the style at a recent local inter-club competition in Norwich.

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Watton and Swaffham Events

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

Here’s a look at some of the brilliant bakeries across the county you can visit to grab yourself a tasty loaf or two.

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Norfolk Entertainment

Audiences are being invited to hop aboard a specially-coverted bus for an unusual theatrical adventure through our fine city.

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Performance venues across Norwich are coming together to support those affected by the Manchester terrorist attack.

Norwich University

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday - Pedal Norfolk at Holkham Hall. A range of cycle races and routes both on the estate and along north Norfolk’s scenic country and coastal roads. For information about the races visit www.britishcycling.org.uk. Tickets for Pedal Norfolk can be booked online at www.pedalnorfolk.co.uk. Day admission to Holkham park for visitors to enjoy the festival will be £5 per adult and children 16 years and under will be free.

Dereham

The organiser of a companion dog show are encouraging pet owners to come along.

Strumpshaw Steam Rally fires up for its 25th anniversary, Dad’s Army invade North Norfolk Railway, there is two-wheel fun at Holkham and Sandingham, plus fireworks, country fairs, retro computer games and more for all the family.

Dad's Army

Norfolk Sport

King’s Lynn moved into the SGB Premiership top four with a hard-fought 49-41 win over Rye House at the Adrian Flux Arena.

Diss Town have named Paul Bugg as their new first team manager to replace Ross Potter.

Diss Town

A day after putting the finishing touches to Eminent’s Derby preparations, Martyn Meade unleashed another smart prospect when Cartographer broke the six-furlong course record at Great Yarmouth.

West Norfolk’s Rugby Women’s 10s Festival 2017 was a weekend that will live long in the memories of the 11 sides that competed.

Peterborough

The 2017 Powerboat GP RYA Championships head to Oulton Broad this weekend for the second round of the 2017 championship campaign, culminating in six champions claiming the Lowestoft GP crown.

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