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The police officer who died was named by Scotland Yard as Keith Palmer, a 48-year-old husband and father.

Like the famous green benches of the House of Commons, the police are part of the fabric of Westminster.

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An exclusive sailing squadron has marked its 40 year milestone with two celebratory events.


Doctors and health staff met with charity volunteers to discuss how they can work together.

Brandon Lewis

Owners of a magic and puppet shop in Great Yarmouth are using their heads to support a good cause next week.

It’s one small step for a man but one giant leap for one of Great Yarmouth’s most recognisable tourist attractions.

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Great Yarmouth Sport

Yesterday, 17:03

The local league championships continued with the doubles competition.

The fourth and final Todd & Turner Mugs competition of the winter at Gorleston Golf Club produced some fireworks with the scoring in the fourball better ball format.

AC Mill Lane U14s played the Comets on Sunday but unfortunately, it simply wasn’t meant to be.

Gorleston kept up the pressure on the top three and gained some revenge for defeat in Melford a month ago.

Runaway Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division leaders Newmarket Town avenged an excellent 2-0 victory by Great Yarmouth in the corresponding fixture at Newmarket by taking all three points in a 0-2 victory.


Great Yarmouth Events

The Blues Brothers are coming to town.

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Yesterday, 17:18

A charity is to hold its annual fashion show.

Pop band Little Mix will be heading to Norwich this September to perform a gig in Earlham Park.

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North Norfolk Photographic Society held a competition for printed pictures on 15th March. The judge on this occasion - a new visitor to the club - was Dianne Gibson, who came from the other side of Norwich to do the honours.

East London’s Hackney Colliery Band continue to reinvent the brass band sound and they bring their unique sound to the Tower Complex in Great Yarmouth on Saturday, April 29.


Norfolk Entertainment

Around 300 pupils at North Walsham High enjoyed a concert by an up and coming singer-songwriter at the school’s Atrium.

The Blues Brothers are coming to town.

king street

Fashion show to

Yesterday, 17:18

A charity is to hold its annual fashion show.

Movie and television stars are calling on film-goers to boycott a national chain which owns Norwich’s Cinema City over concerns for workers’ pay and conditions.

United Kingdom

The Victorian thriller Gaslight is taking to the stage at the Maddermarket Theatre, in Norwich, next month.


Norfolk Sport

A training centre in Mattishall has strengthened its links with its partners in a scheme to support young speedway riders.


Great Witchingham International Horse Trials return to Blackwater Farm at Great Witchingham this weekend.


It was a ruby anniversary with a difference, as North Walsham Rugby Club celebrated its 40th minis festival.

North Walsham

Former Norwich United striker Matt Blake has followed his heart and not his pocket, after opting to stay with Leiston and turn down a big-money move to Ryman Premier Division rivals Billericay Town.

Football League

Our latest Young Norfolk Sports Academy update comes from 17-year-old Norwich School student Sam Drane.

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