Search

Latest North Norfolk News

United Kingdom
Abellio have been awarded the franchise for the east's rail services. 
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Abellio has been confirmed by the Department for Transport as the operator of the new East Anglian rail franchise, which will commence on the 16th October 2016.

North Walsham Town Council offices.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Pub giant JD Wetherspoon has taken a step closer to opening in North Walsham, paving the way for a £1.6m investment and dozens of new jobs.

Tom FitzPatrick
Gina Holmes, far right, at prom with her friends. Picture: SUBMITTTED

A year after the tragic death of his teenage sister, Liam Richards is preparing to complete a marathon in her memory.

Olympic champion Big Star, is owned by Gary and Beverley Widdowson. Also pictured is Kelling Star. Picture: Ian Burt

Horse breeders from north Norfolk were riding high this week after returning home from Rio – where they watched their star stallion strike gold in the Olympics – to discover their story could be made into a film.

London
The scene of the smash in Sheringham. Picture: GARETH GABRIEL

A motorist had a lucky escape after their car flipped onto its side in a busy Sheringham street.

Seven year old Alice Hall won the gold medal in the 100m at the East of England Children and Young People's Diabetes Games in Essex.

While our Olympians savoured success in Rio, budding athlete Alice Hall tasted gold at a competition for children with diabetes.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Norfolk Amateur Radio Club at Happisburgh Lighthouse during the annual International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend. Picture: ALLY McGILVRAY

Amateur radio enthusiasts have been making waves around the world.

Germany

More News »

North Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 09:28
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Seven year old Alice Hall won the gold medal in the 100m at the East of England Children and Young People's Diabetes Games in Essex.

While our Olympians savoured success in Rio, budding athlete Alice Hall tasted gold at a competition for children with diabetes.

Elmham'’s Olly Hall on his way to 20 to go with his 4-51 bowling stint. Picture: MIKE WYATT

The penultimate week of the Norfolk League season saw many promotion and relegation issues sorted, although not all, writes Mike Ridout.

Mike Ridout
Damian Hilton will be back in the dugout as Wroxham look to start a FA Cup adventure. Picture: WROXHAM FC

Wroxham, Dereham Town and Norwich United will be aiming to ensure Norfolk enjoys a far happier FA Cup return this afternoon.

Damian Hilton
Ellie Shaul who is recovering from a brain tumour is organising a charty football match with her friendJack Long. Picture: SUBMITTED

Two brave teenagers have teamed up to hold a charity football match for causes close to their heart.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Council leader Tom FitzPatrick joins England dodgeball players Lauren Hems and Holly Edmonds in the gym at Splash. Also pictured are Councillor Becky Palmer and general manager Stephen Mews. Picture: ALLY McGILVRAY

Leisure chiefs show their support for dodgeball players.

North Norfolk District Council

North Norfolk Events

Classical Reflection

Broadland Youth Choir are set to join stars of The Voice Classical Reflection in concert at Trimingham Parish Church.

United Kingdom
Cromer Carnival parade. The Pier Summer Show team.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

A coastal carnival has been described as one of the best in the country following another record-breaking show.

Tony Shipp
Red Arrows at Cromer Carnival. Picture: Lorna Williams

The Red Arrows made a triumphant return to Cromer for the town’s annual Carnival after their absence last year.

John Lee
Experienced actress Corinna Powlesland stepped in with just a week to learn lines for her role.

Actress steps into summer season at 11th hour after jury service call-up.

Debbie Thompson
Cromer Carnival hold their first game and country fair at the Carnival Field where Riley and Mitchell King were joint winners of the horse fancy dress competition.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Cromer Carnival continued to enjoy one of its hottest weeks yet as temperatures once again topped 21 degrees on day three of the festivities.

Cromer

Norfolk Entertainment

Norfolk’s Wildcat Aerobatics team to appear in new BBC series. Picture BBC/The Garden Productions

A Norfolk aerobatics team has given TV cameras unprecedented access to their awe-inspiring displays for a new BBC series.

BBC
The nine Red Arrows pilots at Norwich Airport. Photo: Bill Smith

They wow crowds at events across the country and the pilots have become as popular as rock stars - here’s a look back at the Red Arrows arrivals in Norwich over the past few years.

Norwich
Classical Reflection

Broadland Youth Choir are set to join stars of The Voice Classical Reflection in concert at Trimingham Parish Church.

United Kingdom
Britain’s Got Talent stars Ashleigh & Pudsey to perform at East Anglia’s biggest outdoor dog show this weekend. Picture All About Dogs

East Anglia’s biggest outdoor dog show, All About Dogs, will return to the Norfolk Showground this Bank Holiday weekend and organisers have confirmed the show will be the biggest yet.

United Kingdom
Nine things to do in Norfolk this weekend: World Pier Crabbing Championships, 80s Celebration at Holkham Hall and CaLM festival.

Looking for something to do this Bank Holiday weekend? Here’s a look at some of the events taking place across the county on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

United Kingdom
Greetings from...
Start your free vintage postcard collection today

Norfolk Sport

Swardeston cricketer Joe Gatting made his debut for Dereham Town Football Club last night. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Dereham progressed to the first qualifying round of the FA Cup with Dawid Radomski’s second-half strike settling a close game, writes Rene Kendal.

Matt Henman
Jake Reed netted for the Blues last night. Picture: JAMES BASS

Hitman Jake Reed opened his account for the season as the Blues returned to winning ways.

Lowestoft Town
Connor Ingram, left, went so close to being Gorleston's hat-trick hero last night. Picture: DAVID HARDY

Gorleston continued their impressive start to the Premier Division season by beating Walsham-le-Willows 2-0.

Premier Division
Will King's Lynn Stars team boss Rob Lyon have something to smile about this evening? Picture: MATTHEW USHER

King’s Lynn ace Troy Batchelor says the Stars are desperate to turn their form around – starting when they head to Belle Vue tonight.

Seven year old Alice Hall won the gold medal in the 100m at the East of England Children and Young People's Diabetes Games in Essex.

While our Olympians savoured success in Rio, budding athlete Alice Hall tasted gold at a competition for children with diabetes.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View

Most Read

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 26°C

min temp: 16°C

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the North Norfolk News e-edition today E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Norfolk's trusted business finder