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Nostalgia

Regular emails keep urging me to buy a new sat-nav because mine is no longer being updated.

You can almost hear the “knit one, purl one” click-click of knitting needles busying away at some creation, be it elaborate and ambitious or simple and elementary.

Ugh! The squeamish will feel sick just thinking about it.

You can spot it from miles away across the flat-lands of the east Norfolk marshes at this time of the year – white smoke puffing from the chimney at the sugar-beet factory at Cantley, signifying that the so-called season is in full swing.

Despondency and gloom were pervasive. There was little to be cheerful about, no optimistic bright side.

One thing leads to another, it is claimed, but in this case the outcome was four others!

Great Yarmouth Sport

Yesterday, 21:52

Gorleston continued their perfect start to 2018 as they ran out 2-0 winners at home to Fakenham Town in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division on Tuesday night.

If it hadn’t been the World Indoor Championships, the first singles game on the portable rink at Potters Resort yesterday would have had the makings of a Monty Python sketch.

David Gourlay, who, as Bowls Scotland’s head coach, is in the process of masterminding the country’s bid for medals at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast, won the World Indoor Singles title in Preston’s Guild Hall in 1996, when he was a 100/1 outsider.

The star names of Drake’s ancient game make their appearance on the portable rink at Potters Resort on Saturday, and, for all the frantic activity of the previous two days as would-be qualifiers have been taking lumps out of each other, this is when the story of the 2018 Just World Indoor Bowls Championships really begins.

Hemsby had a tough away fixture for their first game back after the Christmas break, playing against a young and very fit Swaffham Town Reserves.

Swaffham Town

Great Yarmouth Events

Young actors and singers are being offered the chance to sample the fun of taking part in a famous rock opera.

Pancake Day is right around the corner, so make sure you head to the shops and stock up on lemon, sugar and chocolate spread before it’s too late.

Norwich

Final plans and preparations are coming together for Later with Jools Holland-inspired show The Room which returns to Gorleston on Saturday, February 3.

BBC

Gorleston panto is hailed a success

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Pantomime box office records tumbled again at Gorleston Pavilion when the cast of Cinderella thrilled and delighted packed houses over Christmas.

Do you live to eat as opposed to eat to live?

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Norfolk Entertainment

Eight countries, six trains, five boats, four fights, a circus and an elephant all on one stage.

Norwich

Norwich tattoo parlour owner Reuben Youngblood has created an incredible chill-out area for his family in an underground water tank that was once part of a sewage works in Sea Palling - George Clarke will feature the build on Channel 4 this week

Japan

Could your pampered pooch be destined for fame? The hunt is on for a canine star to take centre stage in Legally Blonde The Musical in Norwich.

An unusual music festival which brought a slice of European culture to Norfolk and proved to be a huge success, is set to return for a second time this spring.

United Kingdom

An art gallery that opened last year has already expanded and now has a permanent artist in residence.

Dereham

Norfolk Sport

Gorleston continued their perfect start to 2018 as they ran out 2-0 winners at home to Fakenham Town in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division on Tuesday night.

If it hadn’t been the World Indoor Championships, the first singles game on the portable rink at Potters Resort yesterday would have had the makings of a Monty Python sketch.

David Gourlay, who, as Bowls Scotland’s head coach, is in the process of masterminding the country’s bid for medals at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast, won the World Indoor Singles title in Preston’s Guild Hall in 1996, when he was a 100/1 outsider.

The star names of Drake’s ancient game make their appearance on the portable rink at Potters Resort on Saturday, and, for all the frantic activity of the previous two days as would-be qualifiers have been taking lumps out of each other, this is when the story of the 2018 Just World Indoor Bowls Championships really begins.

Hemsby had a tough away fixture for their first game back after the Christmas break, playing against a young and very fit Swaffham Town Reserves.

Swaffham Town

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