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Pubs across Norfolk were overflowing with rugby fans on Saturday as they witnessed England's World Cup final loss.

Swaffham Town put in an excellent performance on Saturday to come away from Stowmarket Town with a deserved point.

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.

Swaffham Town bounced back to form in impressive fashion as they recorded two impressive wins in the space of five days.

The new Norwich City sticker album is out today - and fans are expected to flock to shops all over Norfolk to grab a copy.

Swaffham Town's disappointing run continued on Saturday when they went down 3-0 at Long Melford.

Swaffham Town's interest in national competitions is over for another season after a 2-0 defeat at Mildenhall Town on Saturday.

It has been a frustrating few days for Swaffham Town, with two defeats against high quality opposition being compounded by what looks like a serious injury for Alex Vincent.

It has been a mixed week for Swaffham Town with a great win in the league at neighbours Thetford Town being followed by an exit at the first hurdle in the FA Cup.

Promoted Swaffham got their Premier Division campaign off to a winning start as the Eastern Counties League rolled into action.

A midweek 3-1 victory over Great Yarmouth Town gave Swaffham Town the opportunity to try some training moves and provided a stage for players to show Paul Hunt their skills and development.

Ryan Vickers is targeting a return for the next Bennetts British Superbike Championship round at Snetterton (July 19-21) as the rookie and the Marham-based RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki team bid to be back on the grid for their home round of the season.

Yamaha Motor UK is preparing something special for the sixth round of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Snetterton, July 19-21 2019.

Snetterton

Essex-based Danny Buchan is raring to go for his home round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship after claiming his first race win in the series last time out at Knockhill in Scotland.

Snetterton

Thetford moved to within two points of the Norfolk Alliance Division One promotion zone after recording an emphatic win at Topcroft on Saturday.

There was a good start to Swaffham Town's preparations for the new season, with two competitive games against quality opposition.

Thetford produced a dominant performance against struggling Beccles to maintain their promotion challenge in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance.

It used to be the highlight of the weekend as players laced up their boots to do battle on the pitch.

King's Lynn

A superb century from Alex Payne helped Swaffham to an emphatic win at bottom side Beccles in their latest Cecil Amey Norfolk Alliance Division One fixture.

Thetford moved up to third in Norfolk Alliance Division One as a superb knock from Liam Conroy inspired them to their fourth win of the season.

More than six million people tuned in to watch England Women's World Cup victory over Scotland on Sunday, June 9.

The Great British Cycling Festival comes to Norfolk this June, offering fun, free activities and everyone is invited to share in the action of this exciting spectacle.

A memorable innings from Chris Cooper helped Thetford maintain their promising start to the season in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance.

Norfolk's Simon Dye was named official of the year at the annual England Hockey awards at Leicester.

Alex Payne played a match-winning innings as Swaffham beat Thetford in a hard-fought Norfolk Alliance Division One clash on Saturday.

Swaffham Town players and officials celebrated an exciting season for the club at the annual presentation evening and meal.

Abigail O'Riordan recorded two magnificent eagles on her way to a hard-fought win over Karen Young in the final of the Norfolk Ladies' Championship at Hunstanton on Sunday.

Swaffham Town got the win they needed to clinch promotion to the top flight of the Thurlow Nunn League on a day when Great Yarmouth Town moved in the opposite direction.

Swaffham Town are one win away from clinching the Thurlow Nunn League Division One North title after recording an excellent 2-0 victory at third-placed Mulbarton Wanderers on Easter Monday.

Swaffham Town cranked up the pressure on Thurlow Nunn Fist Division North leaders Harleston with a big win.

Swaffham will be looking to close the five-point gap on leaders Harleston Town as they look to take advantage of their two games in hand firstly at Ipswich Wanderers this afternoon.

Swaffham Town reeled off a fifth straight win on Friday evening to stay right in the thick of the Thurlow Nunn League Division One North title race.

Swaffham Town maintained their push for promotion to the top flight of the Thurlow Nunn League with an impressive 4-0 victory over Diss Town at Shoemakers Lane.

The NR F1 Podcast - taking Norfolk's Formula 1 legacy and turning it into chatter - talks Valtteri Bottas, Australian Grand Prix and looks ahead to Bahrain.

Martin Brundle

Swaffham Town ensured their promotion challenge wasn't blown off course on Saturday as they picked up an emphatic win on the road.

Luke Reed

The NR F1 Podcast - taking Norfolk's Formula 1 legacy and turning it into chatter - previews the 2019 season and Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.

Martin Brundle

Swaffham Town beat Leiston Reserves 3-0 at Shoemakers Lane on Saturday to make up more ground in the Thurlow Nunn League Division One North title race.

Tommy Hunt

Swaffham Town had a disappointing four days, losing 6-1 to Dereham Town in the semi-finals of the Norfolk Senior Cup before going down 4-1 at Lakenheath in the league.

Nick Castellan

It has been a mixed week for Swaffham Town.

Kyle Plumb

Swaffham Town recorded a hard-fought 2-1 win at Debenham LC on Saturday to stay in the thick of the promotion battle in Division One North of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Danny White

The weather was the winner at Shoemakers Lane on Saturday, a frozen pitch and Saturday morning snowfall forcing a postponement of the fixture against Felixtowe and Walton Reserves.

Kyle Plumb

Two big sporting evenings are being staged at Watton Sports and Social Club in the spring, with big names from the world of football and darts heading to the town.

Swaffham Town moved into the semi-finals of the Norfolk Senior Cup on Saturday after recording a comfortable 3-0 win at underdogs UEA.

Nick Castellan

Swaffham Town recorded an excellent 4-0 win over Norwich CBS at Shoemakers Lane on Saturday to keep the pressure on the top two in Thurlow Nunn League Division One North.

Joe Jackson

Swaffham Town came away from AFC Sudbury Reserves with a 2-1 win to keep the pressure on the top two in Division One North of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Joe Jackson

I had to be fit for work, now it's not so easy, says ex-city footballer Darren Eadie

Darren Eadie

Swaffham Town put the previous Saturday's disappointing defeat at March behind them by getting back to winning ways at the weekend.

Alex Vincent

Swaffham Town missed the chance to put some pressure on promotion rivals Mulbarton Wanderers when they were beaten 2-0 at March on Saturday.

Joe Jackson

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