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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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Friday, January 17, 2020

A supermarket worker will be swapping trolleys for trainers, when he takes part in four marathons in the space of just six weeks to raise cash for children with cancer.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

A group of north Norfolk town and parish councillors are appealing to people to help mark the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, by contributing to a giant mural commemorating those who lost their lives in the conflict.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

People in a north Norfolk village are hoping to put the heart back into their community by opening a new not-for-profit shop.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

With an incredible 214 years of service to the RNLI between them, four Sheringham lifeboat crew members have been hailed by the charity for their devotion to serving their community.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

When 10-year-old Nathan Gilbert heard about the 25th annual New Year's Day dip taking place in his home village of Bacton, near North Walsham, he decided taking part would be a great way of raising cash for a cause very close to his heart.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

The owner of a prominent Sheringham shop has decided to drastically downsize after 33 years of trading, claiming the changing face of the high street and rising overheads have made running an independent business "unsustainable".

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Hundreds of fur-clad, axe-carrying Norse warriors will descend on Sheringham, when the hugely popular Scira Viking Festival kicks off on February 22 with a week-long series of talks, demonstrations and family craft workshops.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Shocked bird-lovers are mourning the loss of one of Cromer's peregrine falcons, which has been killed on power lines near Holt.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Cromer-based author, journalist and palaeontologist Dr Henry Gee is celebrating, after winning the Christmas edition of University Challenge as a member of a team of former Leeds University students.

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Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Elves, seagulls and a whole sleighful of Santas were among the wacky characters lining up along Sheringham promenade on New Year's Day, ready to welcome in 2020 with a bracing dip in the North Sea.

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Cuddly isn't a word normally associated with Jeremy Paxman, but, according to Cromer-based author, journalist and palaeontologist Dr Henry Gee, the veteran broadcaster famous for his caustic comments and abrasive questioning style has mellowed in his later years.

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Monday, December 30, 2019

Hundreds of fearless Sheringham folk will be welcoming in 2020 by donning fancy dress and racing into the sea, in the town's traditional New Year's Day dip.

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

Thousands of spectators lined Cromer pier and promenade to watch more than 400 intrepid Boxing Day dippers brave bitterly cold temperatures to raise cash for needy local youngsters.

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