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A pub owner in Chedgrave has praised the emergency services for their quick response after an elderly woman suffered a serious head injury after a fall.

Hundreds of patriotic Scouts, Cubs, Beavers and their leaders from across Waveney have proudly marched through two towns in honouring their patron saint.

Peter Aldous

People with learning disabilities and their carers are being urged to make sure they visit their GP for an annual health check as part of a new national campaign which aims to improve access to care.

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A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised for next month by OneLife Suffolk.

Fire crews from Lowestoft and Halesworth have been kept busy with a spate of early morning call-outs.

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The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have three walks coming up over the coming days.

St George’s Day is marked on April 23 with beer festivals, Morris dancing, village fetes and fish-and-chip suppers.

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Beccles and Bungay Sport

Winning home finale for Black Dogs

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Black Dogs ended their home campaign on a winning note as they completed an Anglian Combination Division One double over Scole on Tuesday evening.

Josh Knights

Sunday sees the first competitive track and field fixture when Waveney AC’s athletes will compete round one of the East Anglian League in Ipswich.

Beccles Royales Gymnastics Club was represented by 32 gymnasts at Ipswich Pipers Vale Gym Club, taking part in the KitEKat competition and the Suffolk General Gymnastics County competition.

Norton

Earsham secured promotion to Division Three of the Anglian Combination with an emphatic home win over Dersingham.

Dave Reeder

Beccles and Bungay Events

There is entertainment for all ages as an exciting programme of events kicks off in style at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft this week.

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Beccles Rose May fete will be returning to Ringsfield Village Hall on Bank Holiday Monday, May 1, from 10am to 4pm.

A popular illusionist will return to Beccles Public Hall next month.

X Factor winner and gold-selling artist Sam Bailey will be bringing her Sing My Heart Out Tour to Lowestoft next month.

Top comedian Jason Manford will be performing at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft as he tours for the first time in almost four years.

Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Esther Freud never set out to be an author, she just loves telling stories. She talks about her path to success, dealing with pressure and offers advice to aspiring writers.

Halesworth

The artist behind three controversial sculptures at the University of East Anglia (UEA) has defended the pieces and said they may open up debate on the pressures facing students.

University of East Anglia

This summer East Anglia offers a plethora of music events covering a wide range of genres. Whether you like to boogie to Bananarama, clap along to Mumford and Sons, be swept away by classical tones, or prefer the blues vibe of Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, there is more than enough variety to suit the discerning music-lovers in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex. Here’s our pick of the best...

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The East Anglian Game and Country Fair will bring thousands of visitors to the event’s new venue at the Euston Estate near Thetford this weekend. Here are ten rural pastimes or sporting spectacles you can enjoy at the show.

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The surreal works of a Hungarian artist are the feature of the first in a series of exhibitions in Norwich forging links between eastern Europe and the east of England.

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Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

Goals from Darren Huckerby, Matthew Metcalf and Rudi Hare saw Cringeford Veterans see off a second half resurgence from Thetford Town to lift the Norfolk Veterans Cup trophy.

Fakenham Town started life after Wayne Anderson with an impressive 3-0 win at Wivenhoe.

A late winner from Ralston Gabriel condemned Norwich United to a last day defeat.

It was the same old story for Wroxham at Trafford Park as the Yachtsmen went down bravely to defeat against Thurrock.

Matt Henman took charge of Dereham Town for the last time after nine years but it was not a happy send-off, on the field at least, as the Magpies went down to a 3-2 defeat.

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