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International Association of Lions Clubs

The family of popular family and charity man David Woodruff who died earlier this year have thanked people for their support.

So – what is raw milk and why should we be drinking more of it?

A poet and artist will be using their talents to celebrate Norfolk Day.


A community gym is celebrating its fourth anniversary.

The ambition to have 90 minute train times between Norwich and London is in doubt, it has been claimed.

Network Rail

A 14-year-old ballet dancer from Lowestoft is one step closer to achieving her dream of dancing professionally as she rehearses for her latest role.

Sir John Leman High School

A celebration has been held to mark the opening of a new look pedestrian avenue that makes it way through a scenic setting in Beccles.

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Beccles and Bungay Sport

Monday, April 9, 2018

The weather may have been damp but the annual Bungay Black Dog Marathon produced one of the hottest finishes for years.

So, at last, marathon month has now arrived after weeks and months of hard training and many miles out on the road in all weathers.

Runners from many parts of the country will converge on Bungay on Sunday for the annual Festival of Running, staged by the Black Dog Running Club.

Mary Matthews

The walking football section of Beccles Town FC has been successful in the People’s FA Cup, qualifying for the national finals.


Holders Bungay Town Ladies have made it through to the final of the NWGFL League Cup after a 4-3 win at last season’s beaten finalists Thorpe United.

Beccles and Bungay Events

A team of Morris dancers are set to mark 10 years together with a day of celebrations.

A specialist auction containing historic pieces of Lowestoft Porcelain will be held in the town next week.


A theatre company has cancelled a fundraising event that had been organised to help a young gymnast achieve his dreams.

A popular troupe of young performers is gearing up for its latest musical adventure with a brand new stage show.


An evening of murder, mystery and intrigue is set to transport Bungay back to the 1920s in a new interactive theatre show.


Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Singing superstar Lionel Richie will be performing in Norfolk in June and three lucky readers the chance to win a pair of ‘best seat’ tickets worth £125 each for the Holkham Hall concert.

United Kingdom

Mammal Not Fish, a local four-piece Ska/Rock/Funk band, put on a great show on Friday night [April 20] at Epic Studios showcasing their new EP whilst also highlighting some of the other great bands from around the county.


Some of the country’s leading musicians are heading to north Norfolk over the bank-holiday weekend for a series of free events to entertain people aged between two and 102.

Becky Palmer

The Newport Helicopter flew into town last night as ragga-metallers Skindred kicked of their latest tour at The LCR bringing Toronto natives Danko Jones and nu-metal legends CKY as support.

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