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There’s only one day left to vote for the local group you think should receive one of three £5,000 grants as part of the Tesco Helping Hands competition.

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L- R Tommy (DAVID WALLIAMS), Tuppance (JESSICA RAINE) - (C) Endor Productions - Photographer: Laurence Cendrowicz

The television drama spotlight is set to shine on Cromer once again as the town’s council chamber and pier will feature in upcoming BBC Agatha Christie drama, Partners in Crime.

Greater Anglia train on the Norwich to London service run by Abellio.  Photo: Bill Smith

A catalogue of rail problems, including slippery tracks caused by leaves on the line, signalling problems and train faults is causing delays for passengers this morning.

Firefighter Harry Khalil with his award for 25 years of service to Norfolk Fire Service. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Two retired Cromer firemen have had their official “goodbye” - after the first planned one had to be cancelled because of a call out.

Obit - Former North Walsham town mayor Dave Robertson.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Former North Walsham mayor Dave Robertson was a man of many talents, forthright views and had a great sense of commitment.

Laura Holyland, who won the EDP lottery last year, pictured with her husband Karl and their sons, left, Nathaniel, 9, and Michael, 10.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

A year ago this week a champagne moment left North Walsham woman Laura Holyland £20,000 richer, but tragedy followed and now she wants to raise awareness for diseases which have devastated her family.

The church of St Nicholas, North Walsham. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

They are sites which tell the stories of our rich historical past – but more buildings, churches and conservation areas are now deemed at risk in the region.

North Norfolk sport

With the prospect of training in India and a tour of Australia fast approaching, Norfolk batsman Callum Taylor would appear to have the cricket world at his feet.

Norwich teenager Kyle Picton (car 733) is always involved in the action.

Aylsham stock car driver Matt Newson continues to lead the way in the BriSCA Formula One National Points Shootout with just three rounds to go, following an entertaining affair at the Norfolk Arena in King’s Lynn.

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Woodford 13 North Walsham 10

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Holt 8 Old Cooperians 25

Great Yarmouth Town claimed local bragging rights as they advanced to the fourth round of the Norfolk Senior Cup tanks to a 2-1 victory over Acle.

Norfolk Entertainment

Nigel Barnett at Fransham Forge. Picture: Matthew Usher

Artists’ studios and community exhibition spaces in the district will be throwing open their doors to visitors for a week as they take part in the annual Breckland Art Trail.

Coastline exhibition at Norwich Theatre Royal: a painting of Brancaster by Martin Laurance.

The power and beauty of the region’s coastline is being celebrated in a new exhibition at Norwich Theatre Royal.

Mo Teeuw at Paint Out Norwich at the market. Photo: Bill Smith

Our fine city is full of artists creating beautiful paintings inspired by seven of Norwich’s landmarks.

Yarmouth's Hippodrome Circus, Halloween show.

Spooky stunts and ghostly acrobatics are set to dazzle at Great Yarmouth’s historic Hippodrome as it hosts its first ever Halloween show.

Artistes and supporters gather to launch the 2014 Hostry Festival with Stash Kirkbride, front right. Photo: Bill Smith

It’s festival time once again as the curtain goes up on Norfolk’s annual autumn arts extravaganza.

Norfolk sport

Norfolk v Bucks, Minor Counties Championship, July 2013, Callum Taylor. Picture: Tim Ferley

With the prospect of training in India and a tour of Australia fast approaching, Norfolk batsman Callum Taylor would appear to have the cricket world at his feet.

Norwich teenager Kyle Picton (car 733) is always involved in the action.

Aylsham stock car driver Matt Newson continues to lead the way in the BriSCA Formula One National Points Shootout with just three rounds to go, following an entertaining affair at the Norfolk Arena in King’s Lynn.

Alex Brundle. 2014

Alex Brundle’s return to the World Endurance Championship resulted in a hard-fought LMP2 podium position in the 6 Hours of Fuji race.

Dougal Toms (Streetlife) in the Davy Down round of the Eastern Cyclo-Cross League (PHOTO BY SHELTON PELL)

King’s Lynn CC’s first road race promotion for many years saw Danny Parker of Greenwheel Cycles win after breaking away, first with Nigel Hobday (Cambridge CC) and, after Hobday faded, with Tom Trimble of CC Ashwell.

Scott Pitchers and Freddy Pett (right) celebrate first and second respectively. Picture: Barry Clay

Local teams experienced mixed fortunes at Brands Hatch on the day Shane Byrne wrapped up his fourth British Superbike Championship.

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