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Addenbrooke's Hospital

A weekend of fundraising is ahead for a community which hopes to support a seven-year-old boy diagnosed with an extremely rare form of cancer.

This half term the Norwich Gaming Festival returns to the city so to celebrate we have compiled a list of ten of the best games of all time.


East Of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST) is reminding the public about simple tips to stay safe during the expected mixed weather due this bank holiday weekend.

Police have launched a number of appeals after several jewellery burglaries have taken place across Norfolk in recent weeks.


Emergency services were called after a crash between two cars on the B1077.

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

Emma Corlett

The long May Bank Holiday weekend will see and interesting mix of weather, with humid conditions, heavy rain and a risk of thunderstorms.

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Watton and Swaffham Sport

Swaffham Golf Club

Swaffham Golf Club staged Norfolk PGA’s fourth pro-am of the year last week, with Ryan Pudney claiming a narrow victory.

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 – reviews the 2018 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton

Swaffham Town rounded off an encouraging season in Division One of the Thurlow Nunn League with two more wins.

Alex Vincent

Swaffham Town turned in a couple of excellent performances over high-flying opposition to consolidate fourth place in Division One of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Jack Prentice

Watton and Swaffham Events

Once upon a time a little girl wanted to go looking for fairies - and became the inspiration for Norfolk’s enchanting Fairy Fairs.

Art fans can this week enjoy a sneak preview of what is in store at this year’s Norfolk and Norwich Open Studios event.

Norfolk Entertainment

The Norfolk and Norwich Festival is bringing 17 days of music, circus, theatre, art, literature and more to the city and county.

Norwich University

Open access choir The Voice Project is today celebrating its 10th anniversary with a 12-hour song cycle at Norwich Cathedral.

Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2018

Talented young performers are taking to the Norwich Theatre Royal stage for a dance spectacle that has given a Hollywood twist to a classic fairy tale.

New festival Sunday Sessions is to draw thousands of music lovers to Earlham Park in Norwich this Bank Holiday weekend. Simon Parkin takes at look at who will be taking to the stage at Sunday Sessions.

Eastern Daily Press

From the grand opening spectacle to all the fun of the Adnams Spiegeltent - artist Owen Mathers has been capturing highlights of this year’s Norfolk & Norwich Festival with his pen and paint.

Norwich University

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