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It is that time of the year again when the days start to get shorter as well as colder - and, as the seasons change, so do our clocks.

Hundreds of tributes have been paid to a farmer affectionately dubbed 'goose man', after he died suddenly.

Three of the RAF's new stealth fighters are now aboard their new floating home.

King's Lynn

The owner of a seaside sweetshop that has been passed down through the generations is quitting to raise funds to get on the property ladder.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) has today announced the appointment of a new chair for its board, Nicola Scrivings.

More than one in ten public buildings in Norfolk failed to meet safety standards in checks carried out by the fire service last year, figures have revealed.

Four young men stepped in to save a distressed woman who was being sexually attacked in the city in the early hours of New Year's Day.

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Watton and Swaffham Sport

Monday, October 7, 2019

A depleted Swaffham Town side picked a well deserved Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division point at the weekend after drawing 2-2 with Whitton United at Shoemakers Lane.

Swaffham Town were unable to build on a good midweek cup win on Saturday as they went down 2-0 at Stanway Rovers in the top flight of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Swaffham Town moved into fifth spot in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division after a hard-fought 1-0 win at Haverhill Rovers on Saturday.

Watton and Swaffham Events

As shorts and T-shirts are being packed away and swapped for woolly hats and gloves, families are looking forward to this year's bonfire night, and where to see the best firework displays in south west Norfolk.

Ghostland, by Edward Parnell, explores the haunts of ghouls in literature and film, the natural and unnatural world, and the horror of his own family history.

Loneliness, isolation and abuse might not sound like something to sing about - but the women of Watton's Choir of Hope are making music to mend people's broken hearts, bodies and dreams.

Are you looking for ways to keep the family entertained this autumn... whatever the weather? Here is a selection of fun activities around the area, and a few that are slightly further afield.

From Black History Month to the Hound of the Baskervilles, you'd be barking mad to miss these brilliant events taking place over the weekend.

Norfolk Entertainment

From Korean fried chicken to barbecue dishes, customers are queuing outside every evening to try Norwich's newest restaurant The Kimchi.

Look alive, a new Halloween event is coming to OPEN Norwich and it sounds terrifying.

Skill and craftsmanship is set to be showcased this weekend as the talents of local artisans and clubs go on display.

From roller skating to a retro arcade, here are seven kidult activities in Norwich that mean you never need to grow up.

Formed in Norwich in late 2015, Mammal Not Fish are set to release their brand new EP Tear You Apart.

Norwich Music

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