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Norfolk’s firefighters had another busy night as the heatwave continued, with more blazes in buildings and wildfires on grassland.

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Nostalgia

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.

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Saturday league footballers are being asked to share their thoughts on a proposed new single pyramid structure at county and district levels.

Hart Stopper, under Jamie Spencer, landed the £20,000 feature race, the Diomed Developments Handicap, at Wednesday night’s Great Yarmouth racecourse Ladies Night meeting.

A handicap worth almost £20,000 to the winner is set to spice up the annual Ladies Night at Great Yarmouth racecourse on Wednesday evening.

Norfolk’s Alfie Hewett is through to the final of the men’s wheelchair doubles at Wimbledon.

Gustavo Fernandez

Alfie Hewett has started his pursuit of a first Wimbledon men’s wheelchair singles final strongly.

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Great Yarmouth Events

They feature 5,000 members and have been at the heart of community life for several decades.

Norfolk Day 2018

The gala premiere of this year’s summmer circus was a triple celebration.

Mary Coleman

Excitement is building across communities ahead of this year’s Norfolk Day. Reporter SOPHIE WYLLIE explores how the inaugural event has sparked people’s pride for the county and created a strong sense of community spirit.

University of East Anglia

Food and drink is at the heart of Norfolk life and a major draw for visitors to the area. Reporter Sophie Wyllie finds out how local produce will play a starring role for dozens of Norfolk Day celebrations across the county.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Scores of events have now been organised to celebrate the first ever Norfolk Day this summer.

University of East Anglia

Norfolk Entertainment

No idea what Love Island is all about? It might be too late to immerse yourself in the latest series, but you can definitely prepare yourself for the next - or at the very least be able to hold a semi-lucid conversation with your offspring about where they’ve been disappearing to at 9pm every night.

Donald Trump

The world’s biggest girl band Little Mix is returning to Norwich this year with Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock performing at Earlham Park on their Summer Hits tour.

University of East Anglia

A centuries-old theatrical tradition is this week taking to the stage against the most magnificent of backdrops.

Norwich

A portrait of former health minister Edwina Currie made from a montage of eggs led to Norwich college student Richard Bromley-Derry winning this year’s Norfolk Art and Design Competition run by Norwich University of the Arts.

Norwich

A Mamma Mia marathon is set to be screened at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft this Summer.

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