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The Breaking New Ground Landscape Partnership, which worked to reconnect people with the Brecks, has created a leaflet of walking trails for people to explore the beauty and diversity of the area.

Norfolk and Waveney is perhaps one of the best areas in country for seeing the natural world up close.

Snow could be on its way to Norfolk on Sunday as the temperatures plummet to below freezing overnight.

West Norfolk

He loves a bit of fuss and attention – and now Reg wants to show someone his cuddly side in his quest for permanent new home.

A celebratory event has marked the 150th birthday of a prince who dedicated much of his life to preserving the heritage of Norfolk and Suffolk.

Heritage Lottery Fund

A damning dossier compiled by a senior whistleblower from the region’s ambulance trust has claimed at least 40 patients died or were harmed due to delays over Christmas and New Year - including one person who froze to death.

Clive Lewis

A consumer group has said two Norfolk postcodes are among the worst in the country for cash machine provision.

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Watton and Swaffham Sport

Thu, 09:15

There were only two matches in Division One of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League.

Since the formation of the first short mat bowls club in town the Thetford club has quickly grown its membership to nearly 30 bowlers under the guidance of founder Pauline Barsby.

Charles Burrell Centre

Swaffham Town’s promotion bid suffered a setback when they were beaten for only the fourth time this season in Division One of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Alex Vincent

In the only match in Division One of the Central and South Norfolk League sponsored by Barnes Print Attleborough Town A beat Shipdham 4-1 to move above them into fourth place.

The RAF Marham Flyers Running Club held its annual New Year’s Eve 10K and saw a record turnout of 217 runners.

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Norfolk Entertainment

Movie fans can take a peek through the quivering shower curtain at the big screen skills of thriller genius Alfred Hitchcock at a special day school at Great Yarmouth.

Norwich

Cheeky chappie, rock ‘n’ roll pioneer and a man who has a lifetime of hilarious tales to tell, from Johnny Cash to The Beatles to The Singing Postman, Joe Brown is heading back to East Anglia on his biggest tour ever.

United States

Black Mirror is a razor-sharp examination of modern society which may well make you wish you could live without your technology and social media accounts (for an hour or two, at least). We discover the reasons why we should be watching.

BBC

Uncomfortable, disturbing, dark, twisted - and brilliant. The writers of Inside No 9 show no signs of running out of inspiration for this wonderful series of self-contained stories that are all linked by a number.

Here’s a look at some of the exhibits, shows and events taking place across Norfolk next week.

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Norfolk Sport

There were only two matches in Division One of the Barnes Print Central & South Norfolk League.

Since the formation of the first short mat bowls club in town the Thetford club has quickly grown its membership to nearly 30 bowlers under the guidance of founder Pauline Barsby.

Charles Burrell Centre

Swaffham Town’s promotion bid suffered a setback when they were beaten for only the fourth time this season in Division One of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Alex Vincent

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