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Fingers crossed! Knock on wood three times. Put your clothes on inside out. Sneeze thrice before breakfast.

Both are long gone. One will never return, the other is a minor mystery. Time will tell?

A focal point of Great Yarmouth’s holiday industry has long been the Golden Mile. But for a few hours in 1956 it became the “Olden Mile” when the resort welcomed veteran cars ending their two-day rally.

In 2018, it is impossible to envisage pandemonium reigning in Great Yarmouth’s Regent Road, of all places.

It was a familiar chant from fans at Gorleston Football Club games at their old home ground - the Reccer - although it might have baffled visiting supporters from inland.

For decades they were a popular feature of the Great Yarmouth and Gorleston river scene.

Great Yarmouth Sport

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Premier Division

The new-look Caister side top the early standings in the Premier Division after another big win.

The time has come to recognise the efforts of Norfolk’s most exceptional sportsmen and women.

BBC

Gorleston were hit by a sucker punch late in a game they should have sewn up by half-time.

Joel Watts

A record field of 380 runners took part in the Great Yarmouth Road Runners’ Half Marathon on Sunday.

Following the disappointing opening day defeat at Newmarket joint-managers Martyn Sinclair and Adam Mason opted to leave out defenders Ady Ager and Jordan Forbes for a tough midweek fixture at Thetford.

Martyn Sinclair

Great Yarmouth Events

Great Yarmouth’s Hippodrome Circus Summer Spectacular is an absolute delight, whatever the weather. Roll up, roll up for a show that you’ll remember forever.

Jack

You don’t have to spend the week hiding from the rain - from the King of Rock and Roll to steam train rides, we take a look at what you can get up to this week.

Cromer

Running away to join the circus is a dream for some, but two talented Norfolk aerialists did just that and became a huge hit with audiences. Alan Ayres caught up with them in Cromer.

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Outdoor theatre lovers will be hoping for picnics and parasols when a professional touring company brings Shakespeare to a village garden setting.

There is a jam-packed programme of food and drink events taking place across the county this summer.

Thailand

Norfolk Entertainment

Greg James is back to work tomorrow after a few weeks off and this time he’ll be at the helm of the hallowed Radio 1 Breakfast Show.

BBC

Blockbuster musical Miss Saigon has landed in Norwich – and it’s a spectacle not to be missed.

Norwich

Hundreds of vintage and modern Minis are expected to park in the heart of King’s Lynn for a rally dedicated to the iconic car.

West Norfolk

With The Beano celebrating it’s 80th birthday this summer, Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at different forms of comics and explores the rise the graphic novel. He examines how this increasingly important form of storytelling has blossomed into an art-form of its own

United Kingdom

As the nights draw in, the television beckons us closer. From Les Miserables to Luther, Wanderlust to Strangers and a saucy new series which has had TV reviewers fanning themselves to cool down, there’s something for everyone. Let’s look at five top dramas coming soon to a TV near you.

BBC

Norfolk Sport

The new-look Caister side top the early standings in the Premier Division after another big win.

Premier Division

The time has come to recognise the efforts of Norfolk’s most exceptional sportsmen and women.

BBC

Gorleston were hit by a sucker punch late in a game they should have sewn up by half-time.

Joel Watts

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