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Yesterday, 17:14
Ipswich Crown Court

Two men who were involved in a £47,000 armed robbery at a Beccles jewellers have been jailed for a total of more than 17 years.

Sun lovers hoping for a scorching bank holiday may be disappointed as forecasters predict temperatures will start to drop.

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Hospital chiefs have praised the dedication of staff, who worked “tirelessly” to minimise disruption following a national cyber attack on the NHS.

Christine Allen

Sunseekers looking to cool off in the region’s water this weekend have been given warnings about how to stay safe after a spell of warm weather was forecast for this weekend.

Norfolk Police

People in Suffolk are being asked to pick up the pace against Parkinson’s this year by taking part in a charity walk around Glemham Hall.

Police investigating reports of plants being stolen from gardens in the Beccles area have spoken to a woman in her 50s in connection with the incidents.

Two East Coast College catering students have returned from the opportunity of a lifetime after undertaking a work experience placement at the highly-regarded Hand and Flowers restaurant in Marlow.

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Beccles and Bungay Sport

Yesterday, 10:23
Barton Wanderers

Martin Wells and Auldwyn Lindsay produced a match-winning century stand as Hales and Loddon recorded their first Norfolk Alliance Division Six win of the season.

Bungay Town’s annual end-of-season presentation night was held at the Maltings Pavilion on Saturday.

Terry Reeve

Topcroft recorded an emphatic win over Hethersett and Tas Valley in Division Two of the Norfolk Alliance, with all-rounder Greg Rostron taking centre stage,

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James Rowswell was the man with the golden arm as Hales and Loddon A completed a quickfire demolition job at Winterton.

Bungay Black Dog Running Club juniors Molly Gard, Jessica Sanders and Dexter Limpenny participated at the junior interclub competition Series at Great Yarmouth.

Chris Chorley

Beccles and Bungay Events

Latitude Festival is back in the beautiful surroundings of Henham Park in Suffolk this summer and we’ve got FIVE PAIRS of camping tickets to give away!

Beccles Bell Tower will continue to be open to the public during June and July.

Singer-songwriter and musician Ian Sainsbury will be back at the Beccles Public Hall next Friday, June 2, for the welcome return of popup pianobar.

The organiser of a companion dog show is encouraging pet owners to come along.

Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

With the glorious weather this past week many of us will have been sitting in the warmth of the sun reading our favourite book.

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Four gardens in Norfolk will be among 400 across the UK to open this Bank Holiday weekend to celebrate 90 years of the National Gardens Scheme.

Reading from his debut book Grief Is The Thing With Feathers, Max Porter said it was too hot in the bejewelled Adnams Spiegeltent surroundings to get in to the really heavy stuff – as if the extracts he delivered with 
such brave force were easy words.

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

Luke Wright

Norfolk is being transformed into a giant gallery of art with artists galore opening up their studio doors to the public.

Arts correspondent Emma Knights finds out more about this year’s Norfolk and Norwich Open Studios.

Langley School

Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

The opportunity of a return to Fakenham Town was too good to resist for Robbie Harris.

Premier Division

Lowestoft Town chairman Gary Keyzor has promised an occasion to savour after Norwich City confirmed they will return to Crown Meadow this summer for their first pre-season friendly.


Piggy French, who grew up in Norfolk, leads the Two Star competition at the end of the dressage phase at Houghton International Trials.


Wisbech Inline Speed Skaters took two teams of five all the way to Gravesend Cyclopark to compete in Britain’s only six-hour endurance race of 2017.

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A 10-hour round trip from Norfolk to the SEIB Racehorse to Riding Horse qualifier in Somerset paid off for Diss-based Oliver Hood.


Stars of Waveney

Friday, April 21, 2017

It was set up to celebrate real heroes from the community, and the annual Stars of Lowestoft and Waveney Awards are back for 2017.

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