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COME AND JOIN US!: The team behind the re-launched Great Yarmouth Basketball Club face the camera.

A basketball club is bouncing back in the Great Yarmouth Borough – under the chairmanship of professional player, Patrick Manifold.

Norfolk PFA matchplay champion Mark Spooner (left) and runner-up Ian Ellis.

Ian Ellis shrugged off a rare setback as he prepares for another big challenge in what has been an exciting season.

Ross King is congratulated by his team mates having just scored the equaliser for Kirkley & Pakefield in a 3-3 draw at Hadleight United. Picture: Steve Wood

League leaders Norwich United will look to start strengthening their position at the top of the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division table this afternoon.

Youth football round-up

Friday, October 17, 2014
BIG WIN: Bohemians Under-11 Galaxy won 8-1 at home to FR Bradwell Brazil in Division Two.

Bohemians U11 Galaxy welcomed Bradwell Brazil back to New Road on a perfect autumn morning. Again pre-match team talk was all about closing the opposition down from the start and using Galaxy’s pace to attack.

Norfolk sport

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Jack Yule maintained his excellent finish to the season when he made it a hat-trick of victories in the Norfolk Match Play Championships at Barnham Broom at the weekend.

Action from North Walsham's (green) defeat to Colchester at Scottow - Toby Salmon. Picture: Hywel Jones

North Walsham have lost the services of second row Toby Salmon as they look to get last weekend’s shock defeat at London One North bottom side Woodford out of their systems.

Richie Rhodes will miss Norwich's game at Rochford Hundred. Picture: Andy Micklethwaite

Leaders Norwich make the trip to Rochford Hundred in London 2NE tomorrow knowing they will have to be at their very best to come away with the spoils.

Jack Such celebrates his try in Holt's win at Old Cooperians. Picture: Stuart Young

Diss and Holt meet in a competitive match for the first time this century tomorrow afternoon (3pm) in what should be a derby to savour in London 2NE.

Langley School hosted teams from around the country for an under-15 tournament and were loaned the Aviva Premiership Trophy for the event, pictured with the Langley team. Picture: Trevor Jackon

The Aviva Premiership trophy was one of the special guests at the second annual Nationwide Under-15s Rugby Festival hosted by Langley School.

Norwich city

07:45

Neil Adams expects Belgian international Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe to prove his class over the course of the Canaries’ Championship promotion charge.

Steven Whittaker sees plenty of similarities between Norwich City's Carrow Road struggles and his time at Rangers. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City’s home frustrations are nothing new to Scottish international Steven Whittaker.

Neil Adams insists Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome will not be affected by the on-going FA investigation into an alleged racist incident during the recent Championship draw against Leeds.

Norwich City midfielder Wes Hoolahan is ruled out until December with ankle ligament damage. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City midfielder Wes Hoolahan has been ruled out until December with ankle ligament damage.

Carlton Morris has returned from his loan at Oxford United

Young Canaries striker Carlton Morris has been recalled him from his loan at Oxford United.

Columnists

06:30

Be honest, this is exactly how we expected Norwich City’s season to pan out isn’t it?

Norwich City players celebrate Russell Martin's goal against Leeds United. Picture: Paul Chesterton / Focus Images

What did you think of Norwich City’s performance against Leeds United? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

Michael Bailey, Chris Goreham. Craven Cottage, October 2014. Photo: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

The opening notes of ‘Substitute’ by The Who woke me up on matchday morning.

Speedway: has it simply lost its way?

Sunday, October 19, 2014
heat 2 Kyle Newman of Poole Pirates leads -Poole Pirates v Kings Lynn Stars - Elite League Speedway match at Poole Stadium, Dorset. Picture: Denis Murphy.

In the late 60s, when most things were done in black and white, my father took me to King’s Lynn to watch speedway.

Anyone who travels away to watch Norwich City will be well aware of just how costly the experience can be, which is why the Supporters Trust is backing the Twenty’s Plenty campaign being run by the Football Supporters Federation (FSF).

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The river Bure at Acle bridge. About 20,000 fish were found in one dyke at Acle.

The Environment Agency has issued a warning after thousands of fish died in the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads.

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Yesterday, 12:59
Police appeal after vandalism in Sheringham. Picture: James Bass.

Police are investigating after a man was found with serious head injuries in Gorleston.

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34 minutes ago
Olympic swimmer Ross Davenport with college student Murad Khan

A popular student who won national acclaim for his charity fundraising efforts is facing a deportation battle after he was seized from his home.

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Connor Barrett.

A woman told a jury how she desperately tried to help a young man she found lying in a pool a blood, after being stabbed at her son’s 21st birthday party.

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Wed, 13:05

Police and fire crews were called after car crashed into two parked vehicles in Great Yarmouth.

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