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Wed, 06:30
Premier Division
Connor Ingram, left, went so close to being Gorleston's hat-trick hero last night. Picture: DAVID HARDY

Gorleston continued their impressive start to the Premier Division season by beating Walsham-le-Willows 2-0.

Will there be more home celebrations like this in King's Lynn this evening? Picture: IAN BURT

A First Division derby is the pick of the night’s games in the Eastern Counties League.

Netherlands
Elmham'’s Olly Hall on his way to 20 to go with his 4-51 bowling stint. Picture: MIKE WYATT

The penultimate week of the Norfolk League season saw many promotion and relegation issues sorted, although not all, writes Mike Ridout.

Norwich
Damian Hilton will be back in the dugout as Wroxham look to start a FA Cup adventure. Picture: WROXHAM FC

Wroxham, Dereham Town and Norwich United will be aiming to ensure Norfolk enjoys a far happier FA Cup return this afternoon.

Lynn Town
Joint Yarmouth bosses Adam Mason, front, and Martyn Sinclair. Picture: NICK BUTCHER

Great Yarmouth Town have their own Norfolk-Suffolk rivalry to sort out this afternoon when the Bloaters head to Ipswich Wanderers looking for their second win of the season.

Thetford Town

Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 22:35
Carl Wilkinson beat Tai Woffinden in heat nine. Picture: Ian Burt

The Stars’ Carl Wilkinson was on cloud nine even though Lynn were brought back down to earth with a hefty bump.

The world champion, Tai Woffinden, is always a star attraction. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

King’s Lynn took on Wolverhampton this evening and we were there to bring you live updates.

Gavin Caney
Conac's Wesley Matsuka-Williams with his English Schools triple jump gold medal. Picture: Tony Payne

With athletics under the global spotlight at the Rio Olympics, clubs around the region are hoping to attract new members to the various disciplines of their sport.

BBC
Great Britain's Joanna Rowsell Shand, Elinor Barker, Laura Trott and Katie Archibald celebrate following their gold medal in the Women's Team Pursuit. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire.

As the Rio Olympics came to an end, Team GB could look back on a host of outstanding performances, along with their best medal tally since 1908.

United Kingdom
Robert Lambert led the way with 13 points for Lynn at Belle Vue. Picture: Ian Burt

The King’s Lynn Stars made a triumphant return to Manchester’s National Speedway Stadium after emphatically defeating league leaders Belle Vue Aces 41-49.

Robert Lambert

Norwich City

Yesterday, 23:18
Alex Neil
Nelson Oliveira in action for Nottingham Forest last season. Picture: PAGEPIX LTD

Norwich City look set to complete a move for Benfica’s Portuguese international striker Nelson Oliveira.

Carlton Morris scored for Norwich City U23s against Middlesbrough at Carrow Road. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City Under-23s were unable to salvage a point against Middlesbrough after a late goal from striker Carlton Morris had raised hopes for a sparse crowd at Carrow Road this evening.

Alex Neil
Norwich City have been linked with a move for Middlesbrough striker Jordan Rhodes.

Jordan Rhodes was born to score goals as deputy sports editor MARK ARMSTRONG found out at Portman Road.

Ross Barkley scores his penalty in Everton's 4-3 penalty shootout victory over Norwich City in the fourth round of the Capital One Cup in October 2015. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City will travel to Premier League side Everton in the third round of the EFL Cup.

Norwich City
Jacob Murphy celebrates scoring Norwich City's fourth goal during their EFL Cup win over Coventry. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

The more games the merrier was Jacob Murphy’s verdict after Norwich City strolled past a sorry Coventry, to book their place in the third round of the League Cup.

Norwich City

Columnists

Yesterday, 07:00
Ryan Bennett
City fans in fine form at Portman Road - but they are still demanding more from their team. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

The nights are drawing in, the Olympics are over, the new Bake Off series is about to begin – and the kids will soon to be back at school.

Cameron Jerome and Ryan Bennett challenge Town's Christophe Berra. Pictures: PAUL CHESTERTON

Being in the Championship is like trying to give up alcohol, smoking or chocolate.

Alex Neil
Steve Morphew from Norwich City Council backing the Evening News teddy bear campaign. 

Picture: James Bass

There are numerous reasons why I believe the local press still matters to a community and its people. Which is handy, you might say, given I’m the editor of this newspaper.

Norwich City
Kyle Lafferty prepares to enter the fray during against Bristol City. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

On the surface, two clean sheets and four points against two well-organised teams who are both tipped to be pushing for promotion seems like a decent week’s work, and that conclusion would be supported by the league table, with City going into tomorrow’s derby in second place on goal difference.

Carlos Carvalhal, the Sheffield Wednesday boss whose tactics frustrated Norwich City, and their fans. Photo: Focus Images Ltd

The fall-out from Boo-gate has been interesting.

United Kingdom

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Mon, 16:53

A man has been charged after an automatic sub machine gun and ammunition was seized in Great Yarmouth on Friday.

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Yesterday, 13:34
People shopping in Great Yarmouth town centre during the run up to Christmas.
December 2015.

Picture: James Bass

A man has been banned from entering Great Yarmouth town centre because of anti-social behaviour.

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Mon, 16:44

A trial which could pave the way for the closure of public enquiry offices in Norfolk police stations will start next month, with library staff tasked with helping the public to report crimes.

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Norfolk police
Wed, 06:45
Elderly residents were judged to be at risk in a Gorleston care home due to a problem with the home's water system. Photo credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Two care homes in Norfolk have been placed in special measures after being judged to be “inadequate” by a health watchdog.

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Care Quality Commission
Yesterday, 17:55
Boy racers leave their mark on Great Yarmouth seafront. Picture by Albert Jones.

New powers to clamp down on boy racers on the seafront are being investigated by the borough council.

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