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A Norfolk football club has unveiled plans for a new 800-capacity stadium complete with two stands and a state-of-the-art clubhouse.

A teenager from a Great Yarmouth boxing gym has won a national title.

He will be remembered as a larger-than-life character who loved football and his family.

It was another one of those days for Gorleston at Emerald Park as they slipped back to the bottom of the table.

Great Yarmouth Town shared the spoils with Fakenham Town at The Wellesley on Friday evening in a game which saw both sides finish with 10 men.

Great Yarmouth Town produced an excellent performance on Tuesday evening to complete a double over high-flying Mulbarton Wanderers.

Duncan Forbes, one of the most iconic figures in Norwich City's history, has died.

Norwich City U23s were comfortably beaten 3-0 by Gorleston at Emerald Park on Tuesday night, with the young Canaries losing their second successive fixture against local opposition.

Hundreds of runners braved the drizzle on the Norfolk coast to cross the finish line for this year's East Coast Run.

One thousand runners of different ages and abilities are set to pound along Great Yarmouth seafront as they tackle the East Coast Run on Sunday.

Tom Hunter's double helped Great Yarmouth Town make it back to back league wins on Saturday.

An excellent performance from Gorleston saw them come from two down to secure a much-needed win with virtually the last kick of the game.

Gorleston were taught a lesson by their high-flying opponents on Saturday as their struggles continued.

Great Yarmouth Town recorded their second league win of the season in emphatic fashion on Saturday after turning in an impressive display at Victory Road.

Norfolk shot putter Sophie McKinna finished outside the medal positions at the World Athletics Championships in Doha.

Norfolk's Sophie McKinna smashed her personal best to reach the final of the shot put competition at the world championships in Doha.

Acle United are looking for a new manager after Kaine Challen decided to call it a day just nine games into the new season.

Great Yarmouth shot putter Sophie McKinna can't wait to compete on the global stage of the World Athletics Championships in Doha.

After the euphoria of Wednesday's first league win of the season, Gorleston came back to earth with a bump on Saturday, losing 3-1 at Newmarket.

Great Yarmouth Town conceded an early goal to slip to a narrow home defeat against March Town on Saturday.

A new gymnastics club has opened in Great Yarmouth.

Roxholme Nidge lived up to his favourite's billing in winning the 73rd East Anglian Derby at Great Yarmouth.

Great Yarmouth Town bowed out of the FA Vase on Saturday as visitors Norwich United showed their class to make comfortable progress,

Fanny Logan completed a hat-trick of victories when landing Great Yarmouth's most valuable race of the year on day two of the Eastern Festival.

Great Yarmouth racecourse's annual three-day Eastern Festival gets under starters orders this afternoon with a seven-race card.

Great Yarmouth's Jessica-Jane Applegate was devastated as she was forced to settle for silver in the 100m breaststroke at the World Para Swimming Championships in London.

Vauxhall Mallards' final game before disbanding was one to remember as the current group of players did the famous name proud by securing an impressive victory.

The new Norwich City sticker album is out today - and fans are expected to flock to shops all over Norfolk to grab a copy.

Jessica-Jane Applegate is glad to share a relay team with Reece Dunn, after the Great Yarmouth swimmer helped GB to yet another gold in a thrilling 4x100m freestyle relay S14 triumph at the World Para Swimming Championships.

Gorleston took an early lead but then needed to hold on at the end to secure their first point of the season.

Paul Bradshaw has given nearly 25 years of sterling service to Vauxhall Mallards Cricket Club, having joined them as a 17-year-old way back in 1995.

Great Yarmouth Town overcame all sorts of obstacles to make progress in the FA Vase on Saturday.

Another battling performance from Gorleston yielded no reward as their hopes of any FA Vase glory were ended at the first hurdle.

A trailblazing ex-journalist has been hailed as an inspirational ambassador for women in football, 47 years after she trained as a county's first female referee.

Great Yarmouth shot putter Sophie McKinna has won her first British outdoor title - and qualified for the world championships.

Great Yarmouth Town turned on the style on Wednesday evening to beat Mulbarton Wanderers 4-0 at the Wellesley for an emphatic first league win of the season.

A shaky start gave an inexperienced Gorleston side an uphill task almost from the kick-off on Saturday.

Caister produced a positive response to the departure of manager Ricci Butler to Gorleston as they won their opening match of the season in the Premier Division of the Anglian Combination in impressive style.

Gorleston parted company with manager Stewart Larter following last week's 8-0 defeat at Norwich United, which made it 12 matches without a win stretching back to last season.

For his first game in charge at the Wellesley Rob McCombe had to contend with 10 of his new squad being absent for various reasons.

If ever there was proof that the FA Cup can be a great leveller, it was proved by Gorleston and Norwich United as the road to glory began at the weekend.

Gorleston suffered a crushing 8-0 defeat on Tuesday night at the hands of a strong Norwich United side who look like they will be challenging at the top of the table this season.

The Great Yarmouth-based K9 fight team attended the WKO World Championships, bringing home three golds, five silvers and two bronze medals in total.

Great Yarmouth Town have brought goalkeeper Elvijs Putnins back to the club on the eve of the new Thurlow Nunn League campaign.

Great Yarmouth-based DAP CC dominate the series overall results from the Lotus Cars League of evening races on the Hethel test track.

Lowestoft Town took the derby honours in Tuesday night's pre-season friendly against Gorleston at Emerald Park.

Hemsby tennis player Katherine Barnes is flying high in the LTA British Tennis Tour rankings - and is now aiming to take her game to the next level.

As a Norfolk cricket star prepares for what could be the biggest week of his life, his village cricket club is just a month away from folding.

As Great Yarmouth Town make their final preparations for the upcoming season, chairman Jack Jay has announced new ticket offers aimed at enticing local fans along to see the new look Bloaters start the season.

Whitlingham Broad was once again the venue for the Swim England East Region Open Water Championships.

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