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The cliffs and beach area on the edge of the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton.
Proposed coastal protection scheme. 
February 2016.

Picture: James Bass

A multi-million pound plan to protect the coastline near a popular leisure resort has been approved.

Female bamboo shark 'virgin birth'. Photo: Jeremy Durkin

A female shark which has had no contact with males for more than two years could be set to give birth to two babies.

Great Yarmouth Sea Life Centre
The Kings Arms, Fleggburgh.

A Fleggburgh pub has stopped serving foie gras after staff reported they had received “disgusting and unacceptable messages” over its inclusion on the menu.

Norfolk Police
Look Good Feel Better charity launches its first session at the Louise Hamilton Centre.
Dionne Atkins from the charity applying lipstick to Jean Swan.

Picture: James Bass

Amid a hubbub of cheery chatter a group of women peer intently into make-up mirrors.

Louise Hamilton Centre
Members of Great Yarmouth Town football club at Nichols Butchers

Great Yarmouth Town football club, are celebrating the start of a new sponsorship with a popular Market Place shop.

Adam Mason
The cliffs and beach area on the edge of the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton.
Proposed coastal protection scheme. 
February 2016.

Picture: James Bass

A multi-million pound plan to protect the coastline at Hopton will be discussed by Great Yarmouth borough councillors this evening.

Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Norman Lamb  Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb is calling for local voices to be heard in planned review of flood defences.

Elizabeth Truss

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Great Yarmouth Sport

Wayne Anderson
Matt Blake, 10, will be hoping to fire Norwich United to another victory this afternoon. Picture: STEVE ADAMS

Norwich United can take another giant step towards retaining their Premier Division crown by seeing off one of the chasing pack’s top sides.

Yarmouth v Wivenhoe. OPhoto:

Great Yarmouth Town 0 Wivenhoe 0

Mitch Forbes

Great Yarmouth Town support great cause

Friday, February 5, 2016
Gt Yarmouth Town line up in their pink kit to raise funds for the Sandra Chapman Unit. Photo: MITCH TENNANT

Great Yarmouth Town wore a pink kit on Saturday to recognise a local cancer support ward.

James Paget Hospital

Gorleston quick off the mark

Friday, February 5, 2016
Jordan King leaves Whitton players not knowing which way to turn. Photo: DAVID HARDY

Gorleston 4 Whitton Utd 2

Kyle Ingram
Aaron Taylor has been named as Gorleston's new club captain by Ricci Butler, right.

A much-changed Gorleston gave a battling display against current champions and champions-elect Norwich Utd before falling to a 2-1 defeat.

Kyle Ingram

Great Yarmouth Events

Students from Flegg High School are transferring to Rydell for their latest production - Grease.

Flegg High School students are transferring to Rydell High for their latest production - Grease.

Flegg High School
Comedy Nights at St George's Theatre

One man’s dream of setting up a comedy night in Great Yarmouth marks its second anniversary on Thursday, February 11.

United Kingdom
Darren Charles, singing with the Jonathan Wyatt Big Band

The Jonathan Wyatt Big Band returns once again to the Pavilion Theatre, Gorleston on Saturday, February 13 for a fun filled evening with their Rat Pack tribute show which will also feature classic Count Basie Band tunes.

Mark Thompson

It’s Star Night at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham, on Saturday, February 13 from 7pm. Telescopes will be set up for viewing the night sky, and Mark Thompson from BBC Stargazing Live will be giving talks. The evening is being run in partnership with Norwich Astronomical Society.

BBC
David Hasselhoff will star in Last Night A DJ Saved My Life.

The Gorleston-designed sets will take centre stage when the The Hoff brings his new musical to Norwich Theatre Royal next week.

Norwich

Norfolk Entertainment

The Beaux’ Stratagem by George Farquhar is to be performed at Norwich's Maddermarket Theatre. Photo: Mark Ivan Benfield.

An 18th century comedy is set to take to the stage of Norwich’s Maddermarket Theatre next week.

Norwich
Sprowston High School student reheasing for their part in an RSC production of A Midsummer Night's Dream at Norwich Theatre Royal. RSC practitioner Sarah Downing with the students.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Pupils from Sprowston High School are getting ready to star alongside the Royal Shakespeare Company in a special production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Norwich
Students from Flegg High School are transferring to Rydell for their latest production - Grease.

Flegg High School students are transferring to Rydell High for their latest production - Grease.

Flegg High School
Auctioneer Mike Sarson at The Maddermarket Theatre's auction of props, costumes and curiosities.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Everything from the White Witch’s sleigh to vintage costumes to leopard puppets went under the hammer at an auction which raised nearly £2,000 for Norwich’s Maddermarket Theatre.

Norwich
Costa Biography Award Winner Helen MacDonald is among the writers taking part in the event. Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire.

A group of writers will be taking part in a special event this week celebrating a poet who was inspired by the art and landscape of East Anglia.

University of East Anglia

Norfolk Sport

Wroxham, blue, need all the help they can get at the moment. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Wroxham will be hoping for a helping hand from their Norfolk Ryman League rivals as they look to climb immediately back out of the relegation zone.

non-league
Callum Taylor in action for England U19s during their World Cup quarter-final defeat to Sri Lanka. Picture: ICC

England’s youngsters were beaten by Sri Lanka in their quarter-final meeting at the Under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh, despite a fine knock from Norfolk’s Callum Taylor.

United Kingdom
Action from Dereham Town v Brentwood Town at Aldiss Park - Sam Borrer on the ball. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Skipper Sam Borrer smashed in a 17-minute hat-trick as Dereham battled back to claim all three points.

US Federal Reserve

Wroxham slipped into the relegation zone – and their survival task doesn’t get any easier.

St Andrews regained top spot with a 2-1 win at Reepham Town thanks to goals from Haydn Davis and Michael Capleton

Beccles Town

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