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Town’s Hanseatic heritage celebrated in style with festival and parade

Celebrations of the town's Hanseatic heritage were a success and when the popular Hanse Festival returned at the weekend.

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Band boosts hospital’s breast care unit which supported Helen through cancer journey

A town band has used its musical talent to raise money for a hospital’s breast care unit following one band member’s cancer journey.

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Refugee story comes to life for West Norfolk pupils

The tale of a refugee and his new classmates enthralled young theatre-goers when an award-winning children’s book was brought to the stage in Norfolk.

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What happens to letters posted in box at crematorium?

‘Postboxes to heaven’ have been springing up in cemeteries across the country after an idea from a grieving six-year-old girl.

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65-year-old woman charged with fraud by abuse of position relating to charity

A 65-year-old has been charged with fraud by abuse of position in relation to a charity.

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Special anniversary celebration at St Faith’s

A congregation has celebrated the 50th anniversary of a special arrangement which has seen Anglicans and Methodists worship in the same building.

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Family of missing man informed as body found in river

The family of a missing man have been informed by police that a body has been found in a town river.

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Police concerned about welfare of missing 70-year-old man

Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a 70-year-old man who has been missing since Thursday.

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Emergency services remain at scene of crash at major roundabout

Officers remain on the scene of a two-vehicle crash.

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Special chance for young voters to ask questions

A hustings aimed at young voters will be held next Thursday, June 27, at Gaywood Church Rooms.

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All smiles at Grimston tractor run

Your Local Paper reader Julie Smart from Grimston captured Sunday’s 11th annual vintage tractor run around her local villages.

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46-year-old man appears in court charged with sexual offences

A West Norfolk man has appeared in court charged with a number of sexual offences.

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Freedom of the Borough accolade for local journalist

A BBC Radio Norfolk reporter who has been on the county’s airwaves for more than four decades has been granted a prestigious accolade.

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Folk in the Town signals start of summer of entertainment

Everything folk returns to King’s Lynn next month as the popular Folk in the Town kicks off a summer programme of free events.

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New whale feature is officially opened

A ribbon-cutting ceremony marked the opening of a new whale sculpture at South Lynn’s Doorstep Green.

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Drama studio is back in use after £17,000 revamp

A Lynn school’s drama studio has a new look following a £17,000 refurbishment of seating after 24 years of constant use.

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‘It's great to still be here’: Filmmaker to release tenth episode in stop-motion series

A filmmaker is due to release his tenth episode telling of the antics of a mouse and his friend’s adventures.

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Man charged with drug and driving offences appears in court

A man appeared in court this week charged with drug offences in North Lynn.

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Villagers accuse Liz Truss of playing down their concerns over mega farm

Villagers worried about plans to build one of the largest mega farms in Europe have accused Liz Truss of playing down their concerns.

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Yalm in Royal Arcade to repeat beer hall event each year

Yalm in Norwich held its first Summer Beer Hall event this year and it was such a success that bosses have said it will become an annual celebration.