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

It was the day the Sunshine faded from the lives of many folk in the Great Yarmouth and Gorleston area, and far beyond.

Executed by firing squad at dawn. Incarcerated long-term in prison as a traitor. Lynched by an enraged mob, some of whom were once friends and neighbours.

It’s bright and breezy and it’s the official song recorded as “the official song of Great Yarmouth as authorised by the corporation.”

It was school half-term, October 27, 1964 – and a US Air Force F-100 Super Sabre jet fighter plunged into Gorleston’s riverbank, bursting into flames.

Sailor Brown Way? Don Burnett Drive? Dick Campling Road? Eric Kirk Avenue? Sammy Morgan Grove?

Great Yarmouth Sport

Wed, 18:14

Newmarket trainer John Gosden is steering Legends Of War towards the Coventry Stakes at Royal Ascot after an impressive winning debut at Great Yarmouth.

With two of the fastest riders in the region teaming up to ride the Great Yarmouth CC 25-mile course as a pair it was no surprise that their time of 52:59 was a course record.

Sudbury

A new £9,000 race for two-year-olds has attracted leading trainers to Great Yarmouth today.

Vauxhall Mallards had a very rewarding weekend, with both teams securing their first league victories of the season.

Premier Division

Great Yarmouth’s Triple S Fight Team travelled to Birmingham to compete in the Thai, K1 and Kickboxing Championships over two days.

Manchester

Great Yarmouth Events

Here are ten suggestions of events and attractions to visit over the bank holiday weekend

Great Yarmouth Preservation Trust

Honing, near North Walsham, is holding a ‘Garden Open Day’ on June 24th from 11am - 5pm.

A Norfolk town is hosting a free fringe festival featuring stalls, singers, dancers, puppeteers, and bands.

Battling cancer patient Gretel Brice is working through her ‘bucket list’ by directing a youth musical production of Little Women.

Sheringham

Vintage tractors and agricultural engines used during the First World War will be on show at a bank holiday weekend steam rally.

Norfolk Entertainment

Open access choir The Voice Project is today celebrating its 10th anniversary with a 12-hour song cycle at Norwich Cathedral.

Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2018

Talented young performers are taking to the Norwich Theatre Royal stage for a dance spectacle that has given a Hollywood twist to a classic fairy tale.

New festival Sunday Sessions is to draw thousands of music lovers to Earlham Park in Norwich this Bank Holiday weekend. Simon Parkin takes at look at who will be taking to the stage at Sunday Sessions.

Eastern Daily Press

From the grand opening spectacle to all the fun of the Adnams Spiegeltent - artist Owen Mathers has been capturing highlights of this year’s Norfolk & Norwich Festival with his pen and paint.

Norwich University

The award-winning classical ensemble, the UK’s foremost interpreters of Handel’s music, will give a special recital at Oxnead Hall next month, a return to where where their new album was recorded.

United Kingdom

Norfolk Sport

Vauxhall Mallards had a very rewarding weekend, with both teams securing their first league victories of the season.

Premier Division

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