Norfolk Sport

Two teams burdened by off-field problems met at the Amber Dew Events Stadium on a cold but dry evening.

Norwich City

Norwich United’s hopes of increasing their advantage over bottom side Romford were dashed when Tyler Corlett headed home at the far post from Elliott Ronto’s 89th-minute free-kick.

The Arctic conditions returned but that didn’t stop runners at King’s Lynn and Thetford turning up for their weekly 5k run as Mark Armstrong reports

West Norfolk

Norfolk women’s number one Olivia Nicholls has registered a notable doubles success in Israel.

Norwich United travel to Witham Town this evening, hoping to put more distance between themselves and bottom club Romford.

Norfolk’s top performer in the English Schools Cross Country championships was Abi Durand.

United Kingdom

Robbie Back has had to step down as manager of King’s Lynn Town Reserves.

Downham Town

Acle A have cut the gap at the top of Division One of the Norfolk CIBA County Bowls League to just four points after they won away at County Arts A by 87 shots to 76, Daniel Noble’s rink winning 24-12.

Father and son duo Terry and Karl Newby of Carleton Rode claimed their first Norfolk Memorial Charity pairs title defeating last season’s beaten finalists Billie and Melvyn Barker of Wymondham 10-6.

County Council

Southwold overwhelmed West Norfolk in arctic conditions on Saturday in London Three Eastern Counties.

West Norfolk

Playing on a Friday evening under newly installed floodlights added to the close nature of this bottom of the table clash.


Harleston will play Sheringham in the final of the Mummery Cup.

Nathan Stone

A couple of rare goals from defender Jamie Stevens were the highlight of Wisbech Town’s victory over title outsiders Leicester Nirvana.

Dereham’s game with Waltham Abbey was postponed as a result of the poor weather conditions.

Nathan Stewart grabbed a second-half equaliser for the second week running, securing Norwich United what could be another vital point as they moved up a place and, more importantly, six points above bottom side Romford.

Gorleston have taken over as Norfolk’s best performing team in the Eastern Counties League after another high-scoring win.

Stewart Larter

Ian Culverhouse still believes Hereford are in the driving seat for automatic promotion despite falling to another defeat.

It was an accident that rocked the speedway world when a Great Yarmouth rider died at the age of 37 after racing for a team from the town 70 years ago.


Norwich United go into Saturday’s game against second-placed Bowers & Pitsea without leading scorer Adam Hipperson, who serves the first of his two-match ban for picking up 10 bookings.

Dereham boss Neal Simmons has urged fans to back the bid for promotion.

Jamie Forshaw

It may have been a long way from the Gold Cup at Cheltenham, but celebrations were equally as enthusiastic when 8/1 chance Potters Midnight grabbed the Silver Cup at Fakenham on Friday.


A Norfolk boxing club hosted a successful night of bouts last week.

Two of the Premier Division’s big hitters lock horns in the Mummery Cup.

Premier Division

Goalkeeper Ben Dudzinski has become the latest big-name player to depart troubled Lowestoft Town.

Norwich City

King’s Lynn town will be looking to complete a memorable – and profitable – week on Saturday afternoon.

Langley School’s remarkable U18 Schools Vase campaign ended as it has long suggested it might at Twickenham Stadium – with yet another stunning triumph.

Ben Youngs

Back in November, a couple of my columns were dedicated to Chris Merrylees and Dominic Blake, who made the decision to take on the role of becoming joint team managers for the senior men’s and women’s Norfolk County Cross Country teams.

Gorleston continue with their run of home games in the Premier Division with their fourth in a row when Haverhill Rovers are the visitors.

King’s Lynn Tru Plant Stars went in search of a new speedway anthem and the Norfolk Rock Choir found just the right note.

King's Lynn

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