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With Ashes fever gripping the nation, a young Beccles cricketer is proving she is a leading light in the sport.

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A Suffolk brewery is taking take in a two-day Mindful Drinking Christmas Festival at Spitalfields in London.

Steve Magnall

A cheque for £645 has been presented to the East Anglian Air Ambulance by members of Loddon Flower Club.

The family of a Lowestoft labourer who died of asbestos-related cancer are appealing for his former workmates to come forward and help them understand how he could have developed the disease.

A Lowestoft burglar who preyed on elderly victims in sheltered accommodation has been jailed for two-and-a-half years.

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Beccles and Bungay Sport

Friday, November 17, 2017
Beccles Town

Winter finally arrived last weekend, with a combination of heavy rain and cold winds causing many Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League games to be either postponed or abandoned.

In the Lowestoft & District Saturday League sponsored by Lauren Lou Cancer Fundraising UK Division One leaders Mutford & Wrentham stay one point ahead after winning 5-0 at Norton Athletic.


Waveney Valley Athletic Club’s juniors have continued their busy winter programme of Sportshall League action.

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 2017 Mexico Formula 1 Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton’s drivers’ title win, the latest F1 news and looks ahead to Brazil.

Lewis Hamilton

North Norfolk and Snowdonia were the destinations for members of Waveney Valley AC at the weekend.

Beccles and Bungay Events

A special charity Christmas fair will be taking place over the weekend to continue raising money for Lowestoft youngster Cohen Messenger.

The manager of a popular Lowestoft theme park says this year’s Christmas activities are just the start as they look to expand their festive programme.


Inject some real festive spirit into your Christmas shopping with a whirl around the region’s wonderful seasonal markets. To get those special gifts, stock up on local seasonal produce and visit Father Christmas, here is out guide to the best places for festive cheer.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Popular art exhibition returns

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A popular art exhibition will be returning to Bungay to showcase the best work produced by local artists.

St Mary's Church

As frontman and chief songwriter of The Divine Comedy, Neil Hannon has a wealth of musical experience.


Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Literary treasures of the past have inspired some thought-provoking 21st century designs for a special exhibition being presented at the Norfolk Heritage Centre this Saturday.

Norwich University

An array of art will be going under the hammer in an auction celebrating the contemporary art scene in Norfolk.


From Spitting Image to ceramics, a new exhibition looks at the highlights of Roger Law’s extraordinary career. Arts correspondent Emma Knights finds out more.

Donald Trump

The stakes will be high at a village venue on Saturday when a classic story said to “have lots of bite” is staged.


Britten Sinfonia’s At Lunch series brings world class musicians performing premieres by internationally recognised composers to Norwich, all in your lunch hour. The new season begins this week with a jazz groove.


Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

Winter finally arrived last weekend, with a combination of heavy rain and cold winds causing many Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League games to be either postponed or abandoned.

Beccles Town

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