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The Bloaters suffered an agonising last-minute defeat at Ely City after finding themselves two goals up early in the second half.

Ford

Acle United Women moved to the top of the ERWFL Premier Division after a 1-0 victory at Haringey Borough.

Martyn Sinclair and Adam Mason didn’t have a win to cheer them after their 50 mile charity walk despite a brave show from the young Bloaters.

Martyn Sinclair

An injury-time penalty condemned Gorleston to their third defeat in a row.

Peter Lambert

This newspaper and Bullards are offering four lucky people the chance to spend an exclusive day behind the scenes at Norwich City Football Club’s training ground.

Eastern Daily Press

Saturday’s Thurlow Nunn Premier Division match at Stowmarket will be a testing trip for Great Yarmouth Town joint managers Adam Mason and Martyn Sinclair in more ways than one.

Adam Mason

Great Yarmouth Haven Rotary Club’s Alan Spinks and Alan Carman have recorded a notable regional win.

Rotary Club

Acle United twice came from behind before an 91st-minute goal earned them a 3-2 win over Norwich City in the Norfolk Women’s Cup.

Norwich

Former Norwich City footballer Darren Eadie opens up about his own battles with mental health and tells men who may be struggling - talk about it.

Norfolk County Council

Great Yarmouth Town slipped five points adrift at the foot of the table after suffering another home defeat.

Aaron Sanders

National road cycling championships will next year be hosted in Norfolk, it has been announced.

Kingfisher Amateur Boxing Club will return to Great Yarmouth’s Hippodrome for a special show, marking 100 years since guns fell silent.

United Kingdom

Great Yarmouth Town will be aiming to put another disappointing week behind them on Saturday afternoon when they entertain Godmanchester Rovers in the second round of the FA Vase.

Adam Mason

Great Yarmouth Town remain rooted to the foot of the Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division after a Friday night defeat at The Wellesley.

Yarmouth Town

A non-league team on the coast has received support from two companies who play a key role in the offshore industry.

Adam Mason

Diss Otters held their annual open gala at the UEA Sportspark pool on Sunday.

West Norfolk

A young Bloaters squad travelled to Long Melford having slipped to the bottom of the Premier League table and conceded three goals - including a controversial penalty - in the final quarter to suffer another defeat.

Great Yarmouth Racecourse hosts its season finale on Tuesday afternoon.

Gorleston made it four unbeaten in all competitions and two clean sheets in a row with this hard-fought win.

Stewart Larter

The Wellesley plays host to Wroxham for the second time in a matter of days this afternoon, with Great Yarmouth Town desperate to shake off their poor form.

Martyn Sinclair

The Norfolk Senior Cup will take centre stage under the lights at Emerald park tonight as rivals Gorleston and Great Yarmouth Town battle it out for a spot in the next round of the competition.

Adam Mason

Striker Connor Ingram has left Lowestoft Town FC and rejoined Gorleston.

Connor Ingram

Great Yarmouth Swimming Club were well represented at Dereham Otters’ Iceni gala.

After a disappointing defeat at home to Norwich United in midweek the Bloaters were looking to bounce back with a win against bottom side Framlingham - but they ended up losing again.

Martyn Sinclair

Great Yarmouth Town joint managers Martyn Sinclair and Adam Mason have opted for an unusual method of transport to get to their match at Stowmarket on November 24 - their own two feet!

Adam Mason

Two teams from Great Yarmouth Road Runners competed in the 32nd Round Norfolk Relay.

A goal three minutes into stoppage time earned Gorleston their first league point since the opening week of the season.

Stewart Larter

The Bloaters travelled to Kirkley buoyed by a good win in the Vase and duly put an end to their poor league run with an excellent win against a side who were hoping to climb to the top of the table.

Five Norfolk Alliance teams saw their promotion dreams shattered at the weekend when Norwich dropped out of the East Anglian Premier League.

Premier Division

Affane Party made a swift exit from the lids in trap three to scoop the title of 72nd East Anglian greyhound derby trophy and prize money of £15,000.

Jane Chappell-Hyam could hardly contain her excitement as Uber Cool won the feature race on Ladies Day, the final day of the Great Yarmouth Eastern Festival.

Norfolk Cricket Board have announced the creation of two new Chance to Shine Street Cricket programmes.

Sheikha Reika confirmed trainer Roger Varian’s belief in her when landing the richest ever race at Great Yarmouth, the £50,000 John Musker Fillies Stakes over 10 furlongs.

York

Norfolk’s Olly Stone has been called into the England one-day international squad for the first time for next month’s tour of Sri Lanka.

United Kingdom

Newmarket trainer George Margarson executed a plan when three-year-old Protected Guest landed the £24,000 feature on day one of the Eastern Festival at Great Yarmouth.

Norwich City

Lightning is set to strike for the richest-ever race, worth £50,000, at Great Yarmouth on Wednesday afternoon, on day two of the three-day Eastern Festival.

Richard Kingscote is an infrequent visitor to Great Yarmouth but the Cheshire-based jockey could be the one to follow on the opening day of the three-day Eastern Festival of Racing this afternoon.

Newcastle

Gorleston could feel hard done by at not getting anything from their trip to the league leaders.

Luke Goreham

The Mixed Pairs competition at the Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls reached its climax on a gusty sea front.

Acle United Women came back from a two-goal deficit at half-time to draw 2-2 at a sun-drenched Bedford on Sunday afternoon.

Norwich City

Winning a second career Grand Slam singles title completed a ‘near-perfect’ fortnight for Alfie Hewett in the USA.

Nicolas Peifer

Alfie Hewett successfully defended his wheelchair men’s doubles title with Gordon Reid and has the chance to win the singles title as well.

Gustavo Fernandez

The double act of Ross Gilfedder and Ryan Fuller hit a double each to send their side through in the FA Vase.

Luke Goreham

Wheelchair tennis star, Alfie Hewett, who has been stranded in Chicago for almost 24 hours will arrive in New York tonight ahead of the US Open.

Alfie Hewett

Wheelchair tennis star, Alfie Hewett, has been stranded in Chicago for over 12 hours after two of his flights have been cancelled.

Alfie Hewett warmed up for the US Open in New York by beating world number one Shingo Kunieda in the men’s singles final at the US Open USTA Wheelchair Championships in St Louis.

Nicolas Peifer

Ashmanhaugh and Barton Wanderers and Martham lifted the silverware on a big day for the Mid Norfolk Sunday League at Sprowston on Bank Holiday Monday.

Jack Whatmough

Newmarket trainer George Margarson was delighted when his Protected Guest took the £24,000 feature race at Great Yarmouth’s family fun day – but the honours belonged to Jamie Spencer, who rode a treble.

Great Yarmouth racecourse expects its biggest crowd of the season on Sunday when it stages its annual family fun day, starting at 2.20pm.

John

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