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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Liz Truss’ parliamentary constituency could change to take in parts of CambridgeshireNorfolk could change to take in parts of Cambridgeshire under new proposals. T
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 hours ago
Norfolk could change to take in parts of Cambridgeshire under new proposals. The Conservative strong-hold could be renamed Thetford and Downham Market and the boundaries moved to include Littleport West and East across the border. The proposals... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Witness appeal after attempted burglary in ThetfordPolice are appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary in Thetford.
Bury Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary in Thetford. A window was damaged on a property in Lincoln Way between 8.15pm and 8.45pm on Friday though it is not believed anything was stolen. Officers want to speak to anyone... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Rock used to gain access to property in burglary on Arlington Way, Thetford Police are appealing for information. Picture: Archant library. One or more
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Police are appealing for information. Picture: Archant library. One or more offenders lobbed a large rock through the rear door of a Norfolk home to steal cash and... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Shoot-out drama as Mulbarton knock Gorleston out of Norfolk Senior Cupand Josh Walker. Harleston lost their first game of the campaign as they exite
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
and Josh Walker. Harleston lost their first game of the campaign as they exited at the hands of Thurlow Nunn Premier side Thetford Town following a 4-1 defeat. Max Melanson, Sam Bond, Ross Bailey and Robbie Priddle got the goals. Caister... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Fakenham pipped at the post by West Norfolk in cup thrillerDowning sent King in for his second, with Morgan’s kick completing the scoring.
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Downing sent King in for his second, with Morgan’s kick completing the scoring. Norwich Union Firebirds went down 38-19 at Thetford II, with tries from Rodney Arbon (2) and Ryan Day and Simon Bunting adding two conversions. Josh Gee scored six... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Charities are on the hunt for people powerus, though, however much time they may be able to give - every little helps.”
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
us, though, however much time they may be able to give - every little helps.” The charity’s Retail Distribution Centre in Thetford is also in need of more volunteers. To help Each in Bury St Edmunds, call Julie on 01284 706631 or for more... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Fire crews from Norfolk and Suffolk called to agricultural building firesend a link to this page you must be logged in. The fire, at a building on Hyt
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
send a link to this page you must be logged in. The fire, at a building on Hythe Road, was reported at 9.15am this morning. Appliances from Thetford, Brandon, Mildenhall and the water carrier from Hethersett are all in attendance. More to fo... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Saturday's local football roundwere unable to overcome Maldon & Tiptree and remain in sixth place, but could h
Bury Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
were unable to overcome Maldon & Tiptree and remain in sixth place, but could have gone fourth with a win. WHEELING AWAY: Thetford score one of their four goals against Harleston Town (Picture: Al Pulford) Maldon are now breathing down their... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Woodland volunteers get top accoladeA voluntary team, who have worked within Thetford Forest for than 20 years, hav
Bury Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
A voluntary team, who have worked within Thetford Forest for than 20 years, have received the highest honour from Buckingham Palace. Friends of Thetford Forest (FoTF) were given the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service by The Lord Lieutenant of... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Chris Boughton’s golf column: Great golf on showexperienced sustained growth over the past three years.” For more information
Bury Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
experienced sustained growth over the past three years.” For more information visit their website. Paul Pearce, hero of Thetford Golf Club’s Norfolk County Golf Union Scratch Trophy triumph, kept up his good form to win the first of the winter... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk Senior Cup tie is next challenge for Fakenham Townunlikely to make themselves available for selection again. The club’s reserves
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
unlikely to make themselves available for selection again. The club’s reserves, who have an Anglian Combination fixture at Thetford Rovers, might also baulk at the idea of playing in the Senior Cup, as it would make them ineligible to play in the... Read more
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Ipswich Star
WATCH: Suffolk residents relive catastrophic Great Storm of 1987tossed around aircraft as if they were toys at Ipswich Airport, causing £100,00
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
tossed around aircraft as if they were toys at Ipswich Airport, causing £100,000 worth of damage. Rendlesham, Tunstall, Thetford and Stour Wood forests became a danger zone with residents warned to stay away – all four were classed as “extremely... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Firefighters tackle blaze in outbuilding at Saham Toneysouth west of Swaffham. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Cr
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
south west of Swaffham. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Crews from Dereham, Watton, Swaffham and Thetford were called to Richmond Road shortly before 2.30pm on Friday to reports of a fire. They used main and hose reel... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Thetford Grammar School pupils ‘Dab for Diabetes’ to raise money for charity in memory of former pupil Thetford Grammar School pupils were taking part in a school 'dab' to raise aw
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Thetford Grammar School pupils were taking part in a school 'dab' to raise awareness of diabetes.Pictured are (from left) Jasmine (11), Harriet... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Community heroes from Beccles and Lowestoft recognised for voluntary station worklast year, and working diligently to keep the station clean and tidy. Also rec
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
last year, and working diligently to keep the station clean and tidy. Also recognised were the team of volunteers at Thetford station who have installed bird boxes and feeders and a heritage board at the station working with the Scouts,... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Woman sprayed in face with ‘red paint’ in road rage incidentbefore making off. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or anyone with
Bury Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
before making off. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or anyone with information, should contact PC Ian Hinchcliffe at Thetford Police Station on 101. Alternatively anyone with details can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Youthful Walsham continue to please their boss despite their wait for a wintwice and worked hard as the lone forward n Walsham’s continuing search for a
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
twice and worked hard as the lone forward n Walsham’s continuing search for a first victory since the 2-1 triumph over Thetford Town on September 12 takes them to Stanway Rovers tomorrow (3pm). Hosting Rovers, who currently occupy 16th... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Mayhew hits four to sink struggling Hadleighwith Angelo Harrop pulling one back on 73 minutes, and Read getting the equalis
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
with Angelo Harrop pulling one back on 73 minutes, and Read getting the equaliser in the 80th minute. n Premier Division Thetford Town were beaten 2-0 at Godmanchester Rovers at the weekend, both goals coming in the first half. Thetford take on... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Woman sprayed with red paint in road rage incidentbe red spray paint before making off. It happened at approximately 5.50pm on W
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
be red spray paint before making off. It happened at approximately 5.50pm on Wednesday, October 11 in East Wretham, near Thetford. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or anyone with information, should contact PC Ian Hinchcliffe at... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Thetford U3A recognised by Norfolk County Council for work to help tackle loneliness Thetford U3A has been granted an In Good Company Award. With the award are (L
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Thetford U3A has been granted an In Good Company Award. With the award are (L) Roy Brame and Lynn Ready. Picture: Ian Burt Loneliness is a problem which affects... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
High spirits as whisky distillery’s new restaurant opensto this page you must be logged in. The official opening of the new facilities
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
to this page you must be logged in. The official opening of the new facilities at St George’s Distillery in Roudham near Thetford last night also saw the launch of the last in its single grain whisky trilogy, Parched. The Kitchen, built next to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Limited rugby programme this weekend as games fall by waysideplace in the first round of the Intermediate Cup, the Senior Vase and the Junio
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
place in the first round of the Intermediate Cup, the Senior Vase and the Junior Vase, but only two were still on today. Thetford host Essex side Maldon in Senior Vase and Beccles are due to visit Harwich and Dovercourt in the junior competition,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Swaffham Ladies come through tense final to finally lift Gillieson Cupcome through tense final to finally lift Gillieson Cup Delighted Swaffham play
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
come through tense final to finally lift Gillieson Cup Delighted Swaffham players and officials pose for a picture at Thetford after their Gillieson Cup triumph. Back row, left to right, Linda Holland (lady president), Ann Ewer, Jane York,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Vermont state trooper orders speeding rabbi out of car at gunpointof that process is not public. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph in a 65 mph
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
of that process is not public. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph in a 65 mph zone on a remote stretch of Interstate 91 in Thetford on Aug. 8. He kept driving for 4.5 miles, and when he finally stopped, Fink told the trooper he was looking for a... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Lawyers hope to resolve rabbi's legal case over traffic stoppublic. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph (134 kph) in a 65 mph (105 kph) zon
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
public. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph (134 kph) in a 65 mph (105 kph) zone on a remote stretch of Interstate 91 in Thetford on Aug. 8. He kept driving for 4.5 miles (7.2 kilometers), and when he finally stopped, Fink told the trooper he was... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Lawyers hope to resolve rabbi's legal case over traffic stoppublic. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph (134 kph) in a 65 mph (105 kph) zon
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
public. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph (134 kph) in a 65 mph (105 kph) zone on a remote stretch of Interstate 91 in Thetford on Aug. 8. He kept driving for 4.5 miles (7.2 kilometers), and when he finally stopped, Fink told the trooper he was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lawyers hope to resolve rabbi's legal case over traffic stoppublic. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph (134 kph) in a 65 mph (105 kph) zon
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
public. Police say Fink was driving 83 mph (134 kph) in a 65 mph (105 kph) zone on a remote stretch of Interstate 91 in Thetford on Aug. 8. He kept driving for 4.5 miles (7.2 kilometers), and when he finally stopped, Fink told the trooper he was... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Better Business Bureau- Halloween scamsHalloween festivities. With expected spending to reach $9.1 billion, scammers m
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
Halloween festivities. With expected spending to reach $9.1 billion, scammers may seek to stir up a bit of dread. Chris Thetford with the Better Business Bureau, joined us with a warning. BBB offers these tips to help you avoid being haunted... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Gary Barlow set to play Thetford Forest Gary Barlow is coming to Thetford Forest. Photo: Jamie Lucas Gary Barlow is
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
Gary Barlow is coming to Thetford Forest. Photo: Jamie Lucas Gary Barlow is set to play Thetford Forest next summer. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. The Take That band member will be... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Gary Barlow is first artist to be announced for Forest Live 2018 in Thetford ForestGary Barlow will appear at the Forest Live festival in Thetford Forest next sum
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Gary Barlow will appear at the Forest Live festival in Thetford Forest next summer. The singer is the first artist to be announced for the festival and will sing in Thetford Forest on Friday June 8. Forest Live is a live music series organised by... Read more
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Hunts Post
Gary Barlow announces Forest date - tickets on sale on October 20 Gary Barlow at Thetford Forest next summer Gary Barlow is the first artist t
Hunts Post / Posted 4 days ago
Gary Barlow at Thetford Forest next summer Gary Barlow is the first artist to be announced as for next summer’s Forest Live event at Thetford Forest and tickets will go on sale on... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Medal-winning streak for Furness judo ace Harveyin standing but was caught on the ground, getting strangled to lose out. There
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
in standing but was caught on the ground, getting strangled to lose out. There was gold, however, at the East Open, at Thetford Sports Centre. Burns showed great skills to win two fights by Ippon, one throw and one hold-down. The day after... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Fakenham Town in turmoil as game with Great Yarmouth is called off at late noticechairman has come in as well. We had a chat on Sunday and I told him I no longe
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
chairman has come in as well. We had a chat on Sunday and I told him I no longer wished to be involved.” Fakenham Reserves won 5-1 at Scole Reserves in the Norfolk Junior Cup. It’s Thetford Rovers away in Anglian Combination Division Two on Saturd... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
School’s £200,000 extension to tackle nursery place shortage welcomed by MPnursery place shortage welcomed by MP South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss vi
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
nursery place shortage welcomed by MP South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss visiting Norwich Road Academy's nursery in Thetford. Picture: FIONA WALKER A school’s £200,000 expansion to help deal with a town-wide chronic shortage of nursery... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vt., NH organic farmers plan rallyopposed to labelling hydroponic crops as organic erect a sign at the “Rally in
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
opposed to labelling hydroponic crops as organic erect a sign at the “Rally in the Valley” at Cedar Circle Farm in East Thetford a year ago. SARAH PRIESTAP / VALLEY NEWS Vermont and New Hampshire organic farmers plan a rally Sunday in Hanover,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Friends of Thetford Forest’s work recognised with Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service Anne Mason, chairman of the Friends of Thetford Forest, is presented with the
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Anne Mason, chairman of the Friends of Thetford Forest, is presented with the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service by the Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk, Clare,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
East of England Farming Conference aims to get farmers thinking outside the boxwill chair the second session, introducing “farmers with flair” including Andre
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
will chair the second session, introducing “farmers with flair” including Andrew Blenkiron from the Euston Estate, near Thetford, and Frettenham dairy farmer and cheesemaker Emily Norton, who said: “Farmers need to think beyond subsidies – the... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Suffolk and Norfolk MPs get rail bottleneck action promiseSecretary: he’ll upgrade Ely North junction and unblock the bottleneck: so impo
Bury Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Secretary: he’ll upgrade Ely North junction and unblock the bottleneck: so important for more trains in East Anglia.” Thetford MP Liz Truss tweeted: “Delighted that Transport Sec will upgrade Ely North in CP6 (2019-2024). Vital for half hourly... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New charity shop set to open in Dereham by Christmaswill bring the total number of EACH shops in East Anglia to 25. It also has an
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
will bring the total number of EACH shops in East Anglia to 25. It also has an eBay shop and Retail Distribution Centre in Thetford. Last year they helped generate £700,000 to support services for life-threatened children, young people and their... Read more
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Rutland Herald
And the new top dog is …Winger Ethan Barrett has turned into a scoring machine, fueling a nine-game und
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Winger Ethan Barrett has turned into a scoring machine, fueling a nine-game undefeated streak. Since a 3-3 tie against Thetford three weeks ago, the Raiders have outscored opponents 22-0. 7. Lake Region (7-2). The Rangers have proven they’re... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Historic county win for the ladies of Swaffham Golf Club Delighted Swaffham players and officials pose for a picture at Thetford after
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Delighted Swaffham players and officials pose for a picture at Thetford after their Gillieson Cup triumph. Back row, left to right, Linda Holland ( lady president), Ann Ewer, Jane York, Myra... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Man from Thetford jailed for six years for child abuse Mark O Neill was jailed for 6 years for sexual assault. Picture: Norfolk Cons
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Mark O Neill was jailed for 6 years for sexual assault. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary A 50-year-old man who sexually abused a young girl has been jailed for six years and placed on the sex... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
2 Sisters plant in Flixton, near Bungay, among 12 more being inspected by FSA over food safety concernsinvestigated – a lower level of examination. They also confirmed the group’s o
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
investigated – a lower level of examination. They also confirmed the group’s other East Anglian processing facility, in Thetford, is not among the sites being inspected. 2 Sisters suspended production at its West Bromwich plant following an... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Man from Thetford jailed for six years for child abuse Mark O Neill was jailed for 6 years for sexual assault. Picture: Norfolk Cons
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 7 days ago
Mark O Neill was jailed for 6 years for sexual assault. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary A 50-year-old man who sexually abused a young girl has been jailed for six years and placed on the sex... Read more
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Hunts Post
SWIMMING: Double delight for Kian as Piranhas take part in finalto feature for the club were Will Coggins, Alex Allen, Michael Drinkwater, Matt
Hunts Post / Posted 7 days ago
to feature for the club were Will Coggins, Alex Allen, Michael Drinkwater, Matt Coggins, Jorja Babcock and Ciara Walshe. Piranhas finished fifth in an event won by Thetford. Another local club, First Strokes Godmanchester, took... Read more
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Hunts Post
Problems of a good sort as Godmanchester Rovers continue glorious runtook his goal tally to three in two games when bagging a brace in the opening 4
Hunts Post / Posted 7 days ago
took his goal tally to three in two games when bagging a brace in the opening 45 minutes to secure a 2-0 victory against Thetford last Saturday. “We had to grind out a result on Saturday without playing particularly well,” said Drake. “You’ll... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Everyone get moving! Marathon Jazzercise workout raises £10,000 for breast cancerFlip Fusion, Latin to the Core and Express & Stretch. Sarah Gray, Jazzercise c
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Flip Fusion, Latin to the Core and Express & Stretch. Sarah Gray, Jazzercise co-ordinator for Newmarket, Soham, Burwell, Thetford and Red Lodge, said: “We all know someone who has lived through or, sadly, not made it through breast cancer. “Many... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Same old story for Fakenham – but Diss are hit for eight!was a familiar story for Fakenham Town, who lost for the ninth time in 11 games
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
was a familiar story for Fakenham Town, who lost for the ninth time in 11 games this season, going down 1-0 at FC Clacton. Thetford Town’s struggles continue as well – they were beaten 2-0 at Godmanchester Rovers, their sixth straight defeat which... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Top award for town clerkThe town clerk for Thetford, whose ‘strong and determined leadership’ has helpe
Bury Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
The town clerk for Thetford, whose ‘strong and determined leadership’ has helped shape the community since she took over the role a year ago, has scooped a top accolade. Tina Cunnell won the Town Clerk of the Year award for large councils from the... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
What happened when Roxy the dog was given £1,000 to go shopping?shopping trip to a pets store. The Dog Trust Snetterton resident was given the
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 8 days ago
shopping trip to a pets store. The Dog Trust Snetterton resident was given the money to spend at Pets at Home’s Thetford store on anything she and her four-legged friends needed back at the Norfolk rehoming centre. Barely ‘pawsing’ for... Read more
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