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Staff and players at a seaside putting green were bowled over with surprise at the weekend, when a former England cricket captain stopped by to take a turn on the green with his family.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

With the north Norfolk coast a popular destination for Leicester day trippers and holidaymakers, the impact of a local lockdown in the East Midlands city could be sorely felt by the district’s newly-reopened seaside shops, caravan parks and catering establishments.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

With health problems including diabetes, asthma and a heart condition, retired events organiser Paula Prince was faced with no choice other than to self-isolate during the coronavirus crisis.

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

Being separated from friends and family during the lockdown is one of the most difficult things many of us have had to face, and for elderly people whose lives often revolve around weekly social groups, church services, exercise classes or a trip to the shops, spending hours on end at home alone can feel like even more of a challenge.

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Friday, March 27, 2020

Organisers of Sheringham’s annual Potty Morris and Folk Festival have decided to cancel the event, which was due to run on July 4 and 5.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Supermarket workers battling to keep shelves stocked in the face of unprecedented demand say they are bearing the brunt of customers’ frustration at not being able to buy the food and toiletry staples they need.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Small businesses in a coastal town are “on a wartime footing” as coronavirus is reducing custom - a year after the its high street suffered three months of disruption when a sinkhole opened in the road.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A Norfolk Salvation Army corps has urged members of the public to think of those struggling to feed their families during the coronavirus outbreak, after receiving reports of people stealing donations from a supermarket food bank basket.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A north Norfolk doctors’ surgery has shut its doors to patients while a deep clean is carried out.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

An artist who worked in Norfolk for 20 years said staff on a cruise ship on which she has been stranded ‘just didn’t stop’ after five people tested positive for coronavirus.

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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Five Norfolk attractions have been recognised for the outstanding quality of visitor experience they offer, in an annual awards scheme run by a national tourism organisation.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Bargain hunters in a seaside town will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to own a piece of history when the contents of their landmark town hall go up for grabs ahead of the sale of the historic building.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

An all-star team of superheroes put in an appearance at a north Norfolk supermarket to show their support for a youngster battling a rare form of childhood cancer.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Regulars at Norfolk’s priciest place for a family swim are “furious”, after being informed of a hike in membership fees, less than two weeks after the 30-year-old facility’s pool was closed for storm damage repairs.

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Sunday, February 23, 2020

Sheringham’s eighth annual Scira Viking Festival drew to a spectacular close, with crowds in their thousands turning out to watch more than 150 re-enactors accompany a 28ft longship through the town for a ceremonial boat-burning on the beach.

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

A builder stood in his front garden and watched in shock as firefighters from five north Norfolk stations battled the flames pouring from the roof of his newly-renovated home.

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

Have-a-go axe-throwing, Dark Age handicrafts and pitched battles between rival warriors were just some of the attractions at Sheringham’s eighth annual Scira Viking Festival, which got off to a spectacular start on Saturday morning.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Sheringham’s eighth annual Scira Viking Festival got off to a successful start, with hundreds of youngsters and their families turning out to create Norse-themed helmets, shields, t-shirts and longboats at a series of craft workshops organised by the town’s carnival committee.

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Monday, February 17, 2020

A 28ft wooden longship has sailed into Sheringham, ready to be set ablaze at the finale of the town’s annual Scira Viking Festival on Saturday.

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

Hordes of marauding Norse warriors from all over the county are gearing up for Sheringham’s annual Scira Viking Festival, which kicks off this week with a series of family-friendly activities, talks and workshops.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Some of the country’s top wrestling talent will be heading for the north Norfolk coast next month to battle it out in the ring in aid of an East Runton youngster with a rare form of brain cancer.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

This time two years ago, Sheringham charity shop worker Cindy Farrow’s weight problems had spiralled so far out of control, she was convinced she didn’t have much longer to live.

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Police have arrested two teenagers on suspicion of assault, public order and theft, following an incident which saw a man in his sixties assaulted.

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Police are continuing to investigate an incident which saw a man in his sixties assaulted, robbed and verbally abused by a group of young people in Sheringham at the weekend.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

A video showing a group of teenagers knocking a man in his 60s to the ground and stealing his phone has raised fears about increasing anti-social behaviour in a seaside town.

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Friday, January 31, 2020

When textile artist Jane Stubbs opened Sheringham gift shop Creativity 20 years ago, the town had no supermarket and high street businesses included a Woolworths, half a dozen banks and building societies, three greengrocers, two off licences and a string of long-standing family-run stores.

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Friday, January 24, 2020

A symphony set to be performed at St Peter’s Church, Sheringham, on Saturday (January 25) will be music to the ears of its composer, who thought he would never hear the piece again after battling life-threating kidney failure.

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

When wildlife artist Emily Rose heard about the devastating impact of the Australian bushfires on millions of mammals, reptiles and birds, she was desperate to do something to help.

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

A Sheringham business owner claims he is losing more than 30pc of his trade, as a result of roadworks that were due to be completed nearly two months ago.

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Monday, January 20, 2020

When six-year-old Benny Pitcher was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour nine months ago, his parents, Kevin and Julie, felt as though their world had come to an end.

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