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The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Azerbaijan Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.

Norfolk-raised professional footballer Vaila Barsley has been named in the Scotland squad for the Uefa Women’s European Championship.

Flegg High School

A teenager from Runham has established herself as a major name in the male-dominated world of motorsport.

Flegg High School

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you CALLUM SPRINGALL’s learnings from 2017 Azerbaijan Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku.


A squad of 12 Phoenix Karate Schools students along with coaches, instructors and parents attended the KKO Open Karate Championships in Liverpool.


Bohemians FC’s Festival of Football took place at the New Road Sports field in Belton on a scorching Sunday.

Summer is moving on apace and the knock-out season in both club and county competitions at Gorleston Golf Club is in full swing.

Gorleston will be making an early start to their Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division campaign.

The Greens

Young bowlers are invited to take part in the Astro Cup competitions sponsored by Astro Communications Ltd which take place on the Britannia Bowls Green on Great Yarmouth seafront on Sunday, August 20.

Martham closed the gap of Norfolk Alliance Division Three leaders Great Melton to just three points with another win on Saturday.

After a second enforced break when Cringleford were unable to raise a side, Halvergate Cricket Club returned to action in second spot of Norfolk League Division Two East.

Vauxhall Mallards had to settle for a draw in their latest Gibbs Denley EAPL match, with Bury St Edmunds clinging on with nine wickets down.


Winterton all-rounder Danny Snowling is the Cecil Amey Norfolk alliance player of the month for May.

Emily Woods competed at the British Championships at the weekend and retained her British title once again.

University of East Anglia

Due to increasing numbers of participants the course for the latest Gorleston Cliffs Parkrun was slightly adapted to make the start safer for the 300-plus runners.

Kirkley & Belton recorded a comprehensive 165 run win over Castle Acre at Gunton Park in Norfolk League Division One.

Vauxhall Mallards did not get the result they wanted on Saturday on their visit to Great Witchingham in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian League.

Martham made the long trip to North Runcton A in Norfolk Alliance DIvision Three and returned home with an emphatic win.

Winterton gave Norfolk Alliance Division Three leaders Great Melton a good game before slipping to a 19 run defeat.

Tom Moore of Great Yarmouth CC took part in the Eagle Crit based at RAF Woodbridge.

Gorleston Rangers players and officials can reflect on one of their most successful seasons to date.

Norwich City

Trainer John Berry looks to have found a bargain buy in Hope Is High after she formed part of a 230-1 four-timer for jockey Silvestre de Sousa at Great Yarmouth.


Marco Botti will be hoping his stable has turned a corner just in time for Royal Ascot after Moolazim gave the Newmarket trainer a timely boost at Great Yarmouth.

United Kingdom

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix Review.


William Haggas’ Hakeem won on his debut and now finds himself in the Racing Welfare Handicap at Yarmouth this afternoon.

Alfie Hewett has moved up to six in the wheelchair singles world rankings following his victory at Roland Garros.

Gustavo Fernandez

Another victory in Paris has seen Alfie Hewett move into the first grand slam singles final of his career – as well as another doubles final.

Gustavo Fernandez

A group of 14 Great Yarmouth Road Runners flew around the Mike Groves 10k held at the old RAF base at Coltishall.

Martham Judo Club competed at the regional championships and came away with 17 medals.

Great Yarmouth Swimming Club struck gold at the Age Group Regional Championships at the UEA Sportspark.


Great Yarmouth Town are looking for a new first team coach after Ross Catchpole’s decision to stand down from the role.

Martyn Sinclair

Gorleston are heading in the right direction, according to chairman Alan Gordon.

Premier Division

Of the 342 participants in the latest Gorleston Parkrun, 32 were first timers with 43 personal best times recorded.

Halvergate’s unbeaten start to the Norfolk League Division Two East season came to an abrupt end with a heavy defeat at league leaders Caister.

Martham beat Fakenham A at the Coronation Ground in their latest Norfolk Alliance Division Three fixture.

Once again members of Gorleston Golf Club enjoyed playing their competitions in fine weather.

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At the Tuesday night Godric 10 Jan Smith and Stephen Brown represented Great Yarmouth CC in a large field of 32 riders.


Vauxhall Mallards were at home to Cambridge Granta in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League on Saturday and had to be content with a winning draw.


Several road runners made their way across the country to take part in the Rock n’ Roll Half and full Marathon in Liverpool.


Alfie Hewett has qualified for his first singles semi-final at a grand slam event following victory in his opening match at the French Open.

Gustavo Fernandez

Paralympic silver medallist Alfie Hewett realises another career first today when he makes his debut at the French Open, the second Grand Slam of the season.

Gustavo Fernandez

East Anglia has some great lakes and rivers where you can set up, sit back and enjoy a spot of fishing, so with the season underway we have put together a selection of top locations to try across Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.

Environment Agency

There is no better feeling for an owner than seeing their silks carried to glory for the first time and Christopher Hill enjoyed just that after Askari came up with the goods at Great Yarmouth.


Singapore Sling can make the most of his mark of 73 by winning the John Kemp 4X4 Centre Of Norwich Handicap at Yarmouth.


A brutal knockout of the year candidate capped a fantastic night of fighting at Contenders 19 at the Norfolk Showground last night.

One of the region’s biggest combat sports shows is back this weekend, as Contenders 19 packs out the Norfolk Showground. MARK HEATH brings you everything you need to know.


Gorleston Golf Club players continued their good run in county competitions in a busy spell by winning two out of three knockout matches they competed in in the space of four days.

Gorleston Football Club’s annual meeting is being held tonight in the clubhouse (7.30pm).

Haverhill Borough

Vauxhall Mallards had two fixtures at the weekend, one in the East Anglian Premier League and the other in the NACO Cup quarter-finals, and they won them both.


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