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Nostalgia

The embers are still smouldering on the Britannia Pier and at Palgrave Brown’s Southtown Road timber yard, figuratively speaking, after a recent column recalled that militant suffragettes allegedly claimed responsibility for the huge 1913 and 1914 blazes there.

As the British flat racing season traditionally begins this month, it is an opportune time to saddle up and canter back to 1964 when the Great Yarmouth course featured prominently in a cinema film being shot here.

Sumer Is Icumen In, according to a 13th century ditty more commonly rendered as “summer is a-coming in”. So we will soon be enjoying summer’s delights, the only downside for me being mowing the lawn!

Idle curiosity? A passing thought? Difference of opinion requiring to be settled?

Nowadays, a tabloid newspaper’s eye-catching front page headline would scream something like: “Flamin’ Women!”

Great Yarmouth Sport

India

Speculation about an England call-up will not distract Norfolk fast bowling star Olly Stone after a brilliant start to the season.

Prostar Windows FC are preparing to defend the Great Yarmouth and District League Cup on Friday.

Great Yarmouth’s Sophie McKinna produced her best ever throw in the women’s shot put final at the Commonwealth Games – but admits she was disappointed with finishing fifth.

Four goals from Ross Gilfedder helped lift the Greens up to seventh in the league on Tuesday evening.

Peter Lambert

Great Yarmouth-Broadland hosted Stowmarket II in the EC Salver on Saturday and recorded a pleasing 27-10 win to move up to second in the league.

Asa Morrison

Great Yarmouth Events

Norfolk money-saving influencer doesn’t let Asperger’s stand in the way of hunting down bargains and helping others via tv

Salvation Army

People have until this Saturday to view an art exhibition that features an artist’s observations of Great Yarmouth.

The stage is set with scaffolding poles strung with fairy lights and a pair of trainers.

Lights, action, music! Who needs to watch a film when you can see a live performance of the fun and spectacular Pirates Live! at Great Yarmouth’s historic Hippodrome Circus.

Jack Jay

Local rock/pop band, The Uninvited, return to play the California Tavern at Scratby on Friday, April 20.

Norfolk Entertainment

America and Russia are not exactly best pals right now. But this week, the two superpowers are combining under the circus big top.

Europe

A painting that threatens to wreck the friendship of three men is the subject of smash hit comedy Art. Stephen Tompkinson tells us how he is having a ball being united with Nigel Havers and Denis Lawson for its 20th anniversary tour.

United Kingdom

Multi-award-winning illusionist Derren Brown is returning to Norwich with a new show.

Norwich

Norfolk independent record shops among the 240 taking part nationally, stocking limited edition releases ranging from David Bowie to ABBA, an early ‘Stone Roses’ demo, and folk, jazz, country and African rarities.

BBC

A theatre company has cancelled a fundraising event that had been organised to help a young gymnast achieve his dreams.

Norfolk Sport

Speculation about an England call-up will not distract Norfolk fast bowling star Olly Stone after a brilliant start to the season.

India

Four goals from Ross Gilfedder helped lift the Greens up to seventh in the league on Tuesday evening.

Peter Lambert

A below-par Greens had to settle for a point against the bottom side after letting the lead slip late on.

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