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Tom Hook (487) leads the way in the Wymondham 10K on New Year's Day 2015.

After an excellent 2014, Cringleford athlete Tom Hook is preparing for his first shot at success in the Indoor British Championships.

Ross Watson, back, is not giving up on the play-offs. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Defender Ross Watson is revved up to once again try and prove King’s Lynn Town’s doubters wrong.

Danny White is available again for Wroxham after missing the midweek win over Scole United in the Senior Cup. Picture: Ian Burt

Wroxham boss Stewart Larter insists his side are only concentrating on themselves as they prepare to travel to Thamesmead.

Matt Henman was a happy chappy on Tuesday. Picture: IAN BURT

Dereham Town manager Matt Henman is hoping his side are starting to build some momentum after a 3-1 victory over Ryman North title-hopefuls Needham Market in midweek.

Danny Crow of Lowestoft Town during the Conference North match at St. James Park, Brackley. 
Picture by David Horn/Focus Images Ltd

Lowestoft Town face a crucial month in the preservation of their Conference North status, according to director of football Craig Fleming.

It's been a frustrating few months for King's Lynn Town. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Football involving two teams based in King’s Lynn is this week’s main focus.

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Another significant step forward has been taken in the plans to relocate Royal Norwich Golf Club to nearby Weston Park.

Pro darts player Jason Lovett pictured with fellow darts player and training partner Darren Webster.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Newcomer Jason Lovett is tapping into Darren Webster’s knowledge of the circuit to prepare for life on the big stage.

Jason Lovett and Roz Bulmer at their homely oche in Norwich. Picture: Antony Kelly

Domestic bliss is helping Norwich’s Jason Lovett cook up a storm in the darts world.

Finlay Barnham in action for Nottingham.

Retiring from rugby at the age of just 24 could have been a crushing blow for Finlay Barnham – fortunately however, he had a ‘plan B’.

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City of Norwich Athletics Club’s under-13 girls team stole the show at the South of England Cross Country Championships at Stanmer Park in Brighton.

Suffolk FA launches the 'Silent Weekend', pictured left to right, development manager Nathan French and county development team members Mike Phillips, Phil Woolnough, Paige Shorten, Michael Cornall and Gary Pinyoun.

Silence could be golden in Norfolk if a trial to cut out noise on the sidelines of youth football matches across the border is deemed to be a success.

Winners - Wicklewood Primary school tag rugby team at the South Norfolk schools sports partnership's rugby finals

Silky passing skills, sprints for the line and timely tags were the order of the day when more than 300 children came together to take part in the South Norfolk Schools Partnership tag rugby finals.

Anthony Ogogo has been forced to have a second bout of surgery on his Achilles.

Anthony Ogogo’s injury curse has struck again with the Lowestoft boxer forced to go under the knife for the second time in the space of four months.

Action from the Norfolk Schools Cross-Country competition at Sloughbottom Park in Norwich.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Over 400 young athletes braved the elements at the Norfolk Schools Cross Country Championships.

Squibs sailing on Oulton Broad, Sunday, Jan 25.

Frostbites welcomed Dorothy Mann and her daughters Julie and Rosemary on Sunday to watch the annual sealed handicap race for the Arthur Mann Memorial Trophy.

Jack Wilmot flying over the bullfinch jump at the Waveney Harriers Hunting Show. Photo by Chris Doyle Photography

Waveney Harriers, for the second year running, ran a popular hunting show at Broads Equestrian Centre in Barnby.

Shaun Stocker has given some assured performances for Evo-Stik Premier Division Kings Lynn Town this season.	Picture: IAN BURT

Some of the brightest prospects in the county’s part-time scene are dreaming of playing in a national final.

Gary Setchell has dipped back into his book of contacts to add players to his paper-thin squad. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Gary Setchell has wasted no time in adding fresh blood to his King’s Lynn Town squad by signing Chester’s Peter Winn on a month’s loan.

Gary Setchell is enduring testing times at The Walks. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Gary Setchell is under no illusions just how difficult his job at King’s Lynn Town is becoming.

It's been a couple of months to forget for Gary Setchell. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Sports reporter GAVIN CANEY takes an in-depth look at why King’s Lynn Town are enduring what boss Gary Setchell admits are testing times during their second season in the Evo-Stik (Northern League) Premier Division.

Wroxham set up a mouth-watering semi-final clash with Norwich United as they strolled to victory over underdogs Scole United.

Ryan Hawkins was on target for Dereham Town against Needham Market. Picture: IAN BURT

Dereham boosted their promotion challenge with an excellent win over second placed Needham Market at Aldiss Park last night.

Young Norfolk Sports Academy, David Barclay.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

In the first of our monthly updates, David Barclay talks about his progress with the Young Norfolk Sports Academy.

Action from King's Lynn Town v Frickley at The Walks - Lynn's Jake Jones on the ball. Picture: Matthew Usher,

Wideman Jake Jones’ departure has left King’s Lynn Town boss Gary Setchell desperately seeking reinforcements.

Ryan Hawkins was on target for Dereham Town against Needham Market. Picture: IAN BURT

Dereham Town boss Matt Henman expects his players to raise their game for the visit of title-challenging Needham Market.

Wroxham, blue, will host Scole, hopefully tonight. Picture: IAN BURT

Wroxham and Scole United will be praying the weather gods are shining on them this evening.

Jake Jones in FA Trophy action earlier this season against Stourbridge. Picture: TIM SMITH

Gary Setchell has been dealt another blow this afternoon after winger Jake Jones decided to leave King’s Lynn Town.

World Indoor Bowls Championships 2015 at Potters Resort, Hopton.
World Mens Singles Final.
Alex Marshall MBE with his winning trophy.

Picture: James Bass

DAVID RHYS JONES turns the spotlight on yesterday’s Open Singles final at Potters Leisure Resort.

Travelling to play relegation threatened Old Cooperians was always going to be difficult for a confident Diss outfit and in the end it took a late try from Peter Bray to secure a hard-fought success.

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