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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Booming-voiced individuals from as far afield as Kent, Yorkshire and Surrey lined up in front of a panel of judges seated outside Cromer Parish Church on Saturday, in a competition to find the best - and the loudest - town crier in the county.

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Sheringham Little Theatre is seeking to boost the ranks of its army of volunteers, who keep the venue running by carrying out roles ranging from set-builder and stage hand, to usher and costume-maker.

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Artwork inspired by the plight of unmarried mothers forced to live in Norfolk's Victorian workhouses will be on show at Salthouse Church, near Holt, this month, as part of an exhibition by printmaker and former Cromer librarian Maria Pavledis.

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

A Norfolk conservation trust has recruited an army of young 'water warriors' to create paintings, short stories and poems, which will go on show at an annual family day aimed at highlighting the importance of the River Wensum to the local landscape.

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

At 40, this year's Sheringham carnival queen, Emma Taylor, may be more than twice the age of her recent predecessors, but the fitness instructor and mum of two teenagers believes her self confidence and life experience give her a chance to put a new spin on the role.

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Fans of the classic 1970s BBC sitcom Dad's Army will have a chance to relive some of the side-splitting antics of Captain Mainwaring, Sergeant Wilson and Private Pike next weekend, when the North Norfolk Railway is taken over by the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Rainbow-themed artwork by north Norfolk primary school children went on show at Stody Lodge Gardens, near Holt, as part of an annual family fun day organised to raise funds for local children's charities.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Nearly 20 town criers from all over the country will be heading to Cromer next weekend, to take part in a prestigious competition which will see one of them hailed the best - and the loudest - in their field.

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Friday, May 3, 2019

More than 500 Explorers, Scouts, Cubs and Beavers from all over north Norfolk took part in a St George's Day parade along the clifftops from West Runton to Beeston Hall School, for an open-air service attended by the High Sheriff of Norfolk, Clare, the Lady Agnew of Oulton.

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Friday, May 3, 2019

Sheringham Town Council is urging green-fingered local folk to put forward their views on a project to revamp the town's war memorial gardens.

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

The efforts of some of Sheringham's unsung heroes will be celebrated in a new community awards scheme being launched at the annual town meeting on May 14.

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

A painting based on a mishap that saw a giant-sized dragon 'bite' the fingers of the Dean of Norwich will go on show this week, as part of an exhibition by well-known Norfolk artist Brian Lewis.

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

When octogenarian John Duff decided to organise an event to raise money to support people needing end-of-life hospice care, he was determined not to let his age hold him back.

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Internationally renowned pianist Veronika Shoot will be performing at St Andrew's Church, Holt, on May 11, in one of the first concerts to be hosted by newly-formed community arts group StART.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

When north Norfolk couple Kevin and Julie Pitcher's youngest son Bennedict began showing signs of muscle weakness on the left side of his face while on a family holiday in Skegness two weeks ago, doctors at a walk-in medical centre put the five-year-old's symptoms down to side effects from an untreated infection and prescribed antibiotics.

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

A north Norfolk beauty spot is looking for kind-hearted volunteers willing to give up a few hours to help raise funds for the British Red Cross.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Youngsters and their families dressed as the comic character Where's Wally will be heading to one of Norfolk's most spectacular gardens on Sunday, for a fun-packed day featuring a treasure hunt, a butterfly trail, homemade teas and traditional games.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The daughter of a couple whose home was devastated by fire has praised the "heroic" firefighters who crawled through the smoke-filled property to rescue the family cat, before spending hours damping down flames.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

A dog-lover landed with a £100 vet's bill after her beloved spaniel swallowed discarded chewing gum is appealing to people to think before they drop food waste on the streets.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

A couple had to flee their north Norfolk home during a fire which destroyed the top floor of the property on Easter Sunday.

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Hundreds of Good Friday worshippers swapped church pews for spectacular views, when they marched to the top of highest natural point in Norfolk as part of Sheringham's annual Easter Walk of Witness.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

A skate park built to replace a previous facility demolished to make way for a new £10.7 million leisure centre taking shape at Sheringham has given the seal of approval by young skateboarders, scooter riders and BMX bikers.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Paintings by artists aged from six to 90 will be on show at St Mary's Church, Colkirk, near Fakenham, as part of an annual festival aimed at showcasing the wealth of artistic talent in the north Norfolk area.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Headgear featuring decorations ranging from chicks and bunnies, to eggs and daffodils will be on show at Sheringham on Saturday, at an annual Easter bonnet parade organised to raise cash for two local good causes.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

A pair of peregrine falcons have taken up residence on top of Norfolk's tallest church tower, attracting a flock of a bird watchers waiting with bated breath to see if they will breed.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Community-minded folk braved wet and windy weather, to spruce up a north Norfolk village ready for the summer season.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Thick fog, points problems and a broken down engine failed to dampen the enthusiasm of heritage locomotive fans, who turned out in force at the weekend for the North Norfolk Railway's first gala of the year.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

When Sheringham shopkeeper Ron Wright turns 88 in a few weeks' time, he will also be celebrating 75 years behind the counter of his family's Station Road hardware store. KAREN BETHELL discovers the secret of his success . . .

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Pupils at Cromer Junior School have celebrated the anniversary of a breakfast club launched five years ago to ensure youngsters get a healthy and happy start to the day.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

A former Norfolk head teacher is heading out to occupied Palestine, as part of a human rights mission which will see him support children and adults living under the threat of violence and intimidation.

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