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Norwich Evening News 24
Guide to best places in Norfolk to see autumn leaves in colourful gloryand chestnuts. Autumnal scenes on the Royal Estate at Sandringham. Picture: Ia
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 26 minutes ago
and chestnuts. Autumnal scenes on the Royal Estate at Sandringham. Picture: Ian Burt A1075 to Thetford, just south of Watton, norfolkwildlifetrust.org.uk Open: Dawn to dusk Admission: Free, no dogs Believed to be the site for the legend of... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Ambitious Watton teenager Todd Pitcher launches his own digital agency Todd Pitcher (19) has started his own design company called Semibold. Picture
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 hours ago
Todd Pitcher (19) has started his own design company called Semibold. Picture: Ian Burt An ambitious teenager with a passion for business has started his own creative... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Olympic champion shares her inspirational tips with young Norfolk and Suffolk hockey playersfrom The Hewett Academy, Jane Austen College, and Notre Dame High School in Nor
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
from The Hewett Academy, Jane Austen College, and Notre Dame High School in Norwich; Cromer Academy; Wayland Academy in Watton; and East Point Academy in Lowestoft enjoyed team pep talks from the Olympic champion to improve their skills before... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Olympic champion shares her inspirational tips with young Norfolk and Suffolk hockey playersfrom The Hewett Academy, Jane Austen College, and Notre Dame High School in Nor
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
from The Hewett Academy, Jane Austen College, and Notre Dame High School in Norwich; Cromer Academy; Wayland Academy in Watton; and East Point Academy in Lowestoft enjoyed team pep talks from the Olympic champion to improve their skills before... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Tribute paid to pensioner Dudley Howe who died in collision on Station Road, Attleboroughhim: “He was a true gentle man. Forever in our hearts.” Mr Howe was born in Th
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
him: “He was a true gentle man. Forever in our hearts.” Mr Howe was born in Threxton in 1935, and moved to Thompson, near Watton, at a young age. He worked on his father’s farm until he married in 1958. Mr Howe then started his own small dairy... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Watton-based Westend Waiters prove it’s never too late to find your voice The West End Waiters. Picture: Courtesy Ken Davis At the age of 84 most of u
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
The West End Waiters. Picture: Courtesy Ken Davis At the age of 84 most of us slow down - but one man and his fellow singers defy all the odds as they tour their old-time... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
’A Watton-based Westend Waiters prove it’s never too late to find your voice The West End Waiters. Picture: Courtesy Ken Davis At the age of 84 most of u
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
The West End Waiters. Picture: Courtesy Ken Davis At the age of 84 most of us slow down - but one man and his fellow singers defy all the odds as they tour their old-time... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
The 13 people wanted by police in Norfolk - can you help trace the criminals?10 to 5ft 11in tall, of slim build, with short brown hair and blue eyes. He is
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
10 to 5ft 11in tall, of slim build, with short brown hair and blue eyes. He is believed to be in the Dereham, Fakenham or Watton areas however he also has links to Thetford as well as in Essex and London. Karl Giddings is wanted by police.... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
The 13 people wanted by police in Norfolk - can you help trace the criminals?10 to 5ft 11in tall, of slim build, with short brown hair and blue eyes. He is
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 2 days ago
10 to 5ft 11in tall, of slim build, with short brown hair and blue eyes. He is believed to be in the Dereham, Fakenham or Watton areas however he also has links to Thetford as well as in Essex and London. Karl Giddings is wanted by police.... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Watton firefighter Mick Jolly celebrates retirement after nearly 47 years of serving the community Michael Jolly has retired from Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service after 46 years
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Michael Jolly has retired from Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service after 46 years as a firefighter. Also pictured are (from left) Dan Cooper, Barry... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
How well do you know the Wayland area of Norfolk? Wayland Wood at Griston, near Watton. The ancient wood is home to the Babes i
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Wayland Wood at Griston, near Watton. The ancient wood is home to the Babes in the Wood legend. Picture: Ian Burt It was one of the old hundreds of Norfolk and boasts of picturesque villages and an... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Watton man charged with drug offence following police raids in Gloucestershire A man from Watton has been charged with a drug offence following raids in Glo
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
A man from Watton has been charged with a drug offence following raids in Gloucestershire. Photo: Joe Giddens/PA Wire A man from Norfolk has been charged with a drug... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Firefighters tackle blaze in outbuilding at Saham Toneyin Saham Toney, south west of Swaffham. To send a link to this page you must b
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
in Saham Toney, 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... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Woman sprayed in face with ‘red paint’ in road rage incidentto be red spray paint during a road rage incident in East Wretham. The woman w
Bury Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
to be red spray paint during a road rage incident in East Wretham. The woman was driving a Ford S-Max on the A1075 towards Watton on Wednesday, October 11 at about 5.50pm when she became involved in an altercation with the driver of a Vauxhall... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Woman sprayed with red paint in road rage incidentsend a link to this page you must be logged in. The woman was driving a Ford S
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
send a link to this page you must be logged in. The woman was driving a Ford S-Max on the on the A1075 towards Watton when she became involved in an altercation with the driver of a Vauxhall Corsa. The male driver of the Corsa then... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
What could the future hold for East Anglia’s manufacturing industry?and mathematics) qualifications and careers. Craig Taylor, managing director o
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 8 days ago
and mathematics) qualifications and careers. Craig Taylor, managing director of raw pet food producer Natures Menu in Watton, said a lack of unskilled labour in particular could become a “massive issue” for manufacturers. The company is... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
What could the future hold for East Anglia’s manufacturing industry?and mathematics) qualifications and careers. Craig Taylor, managing director o
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
and mathematics) qualifications and careers. Craig Taylor, managing director of raw pet food producer Natures Menu in Watton, said a lack of unskilled labour in particular could become a “massive issue” for manufacturers. The company is... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Woman from East Bradenham describes lucky escape after diesel spill causes her to lose control of her cara shattered window and called the emergency services. An ambulance was dispatc
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
a shattered window and called the emergency services. An ambulance was dispatched along with fire crews from Dereham and Watton. The fire crew made the scene safe and rescued Miss Walpole from the car. “The fire and rescue team had to secure the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich City’s men make it two wins on the bouncewho kept the visitors in the game with some crucial saves. Dragons II won 3-1
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
who kept the visitors in the game with some crucial saves. Dragons II won 3-1 at Sudbury in Division 3NE with all goals via short corner rockets by Rich Gill. In Division 6NE Ian White equalised for Norwich Exiles in a 1-1 draw... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Dragons beat Broadland in Empresa League’s match of the daywin 3-0 at Dragons IV. Broadland II continue to lead the way in Division One f
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
win 3-0 at Dragons IV. Broadland II continue to lead the way in Division One following a fourth straight win, 4-2 at Watton II. Nikki Kent scored twice to put Broadland in control and although Charlotte Clubb pulled one back. Abi Dennison... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Watton mother Callie Blackwell will campaign at Parliament to legalise cannabis after she gave it to her ill son Callie Blackwell has released a book detailing the journey of her son Deryn's
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Callie Blackwell has released a book detailing the journey of her son Deryn's battle with cancer and recovery. Picture: Ian Burt A... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich City Ladies maintain perfect start to seasonlost for the first time this season, going down 2-1 at Harleston Magpies II, wh
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
lost for the first time this season, going down 2-1 at Harleston Magpies II, while Lowestoft won 3-0 at newly promoted Watton. In the Premier Division Norwich Dragons lost 3-1 at City of Peterborough. Peterborough capitalised on a break to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Magnificent seven from Harleston as they stay ahead of Norwich Ceymsfourth. A hat-trick from Dev Blundell was added to by Hayden Cunningham, Alex F
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
fourth. A hat-trick from Dev Blundell was added to by Hayden Cunningham, Alex Fitzgerald and Aaron Hyland. Loddon and Watton shared nine goals as Loddon won 5-4 at home. Matt Ayres (2), Jake Rose, Connor Davies and an own goal were enough. Sam... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
A Vet’s life – Huckerby and Co are all in it for the love of the gamewith good friends is clearly a big attraction. Cringleford’s next game is two
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
with good friends is clearly a big attraction. Cringleford’s next game is two weeks tomorrow when they travel to face Watton Vets. If you’re free that Sunday afternoon, it may be an idea to go and watch – entertainment guaranteed! Teaser... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
A Vet’s life – Huckerby and Co are all in it for the love of the gamewith good friends is clearly a big attraction. Cringleford’s next game is two
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 11 days ago
with good friends is clearly a big attraction. Cringleford’s next game is two weeks tomorrow when they travel to face Watton Vets. If you’re free that Sunday afternoon, it may be an idea to go and watch – entertainment guaranteed! Teaser... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
More than 800 people trained in Norfolk to help victims of domestic abuseincluding four women who are themselves domestic abuse survivors and currently
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
including four women who are themselves domestic abuse survivors and currently volunteer for charity The Daisy Programme in Watton. One woman said: “It makes you more aware of what you have been through, you’re passionate in wanting to help... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New family homes could be built in Norfolk villageplanning application has been submitted for a home with five bedrooms and anoth
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
planning application has been submitted for a home with five bedrooms and another with four in Meadow Lane, Carbrooke, near Watton. The road currently consists of three houses, with the proposed new homes identified for an area which has been used... Read more
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Manning River Times
Humpback whale, calf in the harbouroutcrop at Boat Harbour on the 30/6/2016. Two different whales putting on a pla
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
outcrop at Boat Harbour on the 30/6/2016. Two different whales putting on a playful show for about 15 minutes". Photo: Ron Watton SHOW PONY: "Taken from the rock outcrop at Boat Harbour on the 30/6/2016. Two different whales putting on a playful... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich & District League round-up: Schoolhouse back on top after DE FC victoryscored seven without reply at Ashill FC. It was a good day for the Rayner famil
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
scored seven without reply at Ashill FC. It was a good day for the Rayner family as Tom scored four and Andrew a double as Watton United beat FC Viking Res 6-0. Old Catton’s 100pc record continued in the Under 19 Division as they put seven past... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
10 things to do around south Norfolk this weekenddemonstrations, baking comp, search dogs and more, to mark the station’s 50th a
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
demonstrations, baking comp, search dogs and more, to mark the station’s 50th anniversary. 10. Radio-controlled places will be flown at Hingham Leisure (Rectory Farm campsite) on Saturday from 7pm at an event hosted by the Watton Radio Model... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk academy trust seeks executive chairman for its board of trusteestrust posted an advert for a new executive principal to oversee five of its sch
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
trust posted an advert for a new executive principal to oversee five of its schools - Wayland Junior Academy, Wayland Academy, both of which are in Watton, Fakenham Academy, Attleborough Academy and University Technical College Norfolk, in No... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Course for Norfolk’s older drivers aims to keep them on the road for longerpeople mobile and independent, are also taking part in the initiative. Driver
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
people mobile and independent, are also taking part in the initiative. Driver Georgina, who lives in a village near Watton, has dementia. The 79-year-old said she was worried about how she would get around if she was not able to drive. “I... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Course for Norfolk’s older drivers aims to keep them on the road for longerpeople mobile and independent, are also taking part in the initiative. Driver
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
people mobile and independent, are also taking part in the initiative. Driver Georgina, who lives in a village near Watton, has dementia. The 79-year-old said she was worried about how she would get around if she was not able to drive. “I... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Driver, 72, who knocked cyclist off bike in Wymondham road and abandoned him is banned from driving for six monthsused to go out cycling regularly but did not “go out on his bike as much now” a
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
used to go out cycling regularly but did not “go out on his bike as much now” after what happened. Soanes, of Watton Road, Hingham, appeared at court on Monday, September 25 where he admitted driving without due care and attention and... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Driver, 72, who knocked cyclist off bike in Wymondham road and abandoned him is banned from driving for six monthsused to go out cycling regularly but did not “go out on his bike as much now” a
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 23 days ago
used to go out cycling regularly but did not “go out on his bike as much now” after what happened. Soanes, of Watton Road, Hingham, appeared at court on Monday, September 25 where he admitted driving without due care and attention and... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New recruit Hands scores twice as Norwich Dragons make winning startdown the left to set up Bishop for a third. The final goal came when Williams
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
down the left to set up Bishop for a third. The final goal came when Williams found Brine to slap home. Newly-promoted Watton drew 1-1 with St Neots, while Lowestoft drew 0-0 with visitors Wisbech. Norwich City II, newly promoted from the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Battling Acle come from three down to earn point against Becclesforced an extra half-an-hour. St Andrews were the final team to seal their pla
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
forced an extra half-an-hour. St Andrews were the final team to seal their place in the hat for the next round as they knocked out Division One Watton at home, Sam Whiting, Nathan Roe, Ryan Pye, Alex Senior and Dan Bowen getting on the score... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk’s Own Cookbook funds Marie Curie dementia nurse for the countyeach year per 1,000 population of over-65s in Norfolk. Dementia-friendly commu
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
each year per 1,000 population of over-65s in Norfolk. Dementia-friendly communities have been established in Wymondham, Swaffham, Diss, Aylsham, Watton, Wells, Hethersett, North Walsham, Downham Market, Dereham, Cromer and Sheringham, and Faken... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk academy trust seeks executive principal to oversee five schoolsposted the job advert for its Norfolk Academies trust, which is made up of Wayl
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
posted the job advert for its Norfolk Academies trust, which is made up of Wayland Junior Academy and Wayland Academy, in Watton, Fakenham Academy, Attleborough Academy and University Technical College Norfolk, in Norwich. The advert said: “This... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Double success for Thorp House nursing home in Griston, near Watton, at Kingsley Healthcare awards Care home manager of the year Kirsty Holden, centre, at the annual Kingsley H
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
Care home manager of the year Kirsty Holden, centre, at the annual Kingsley Healthcare Care Awards. Picture: Sam Markwell. Nursing home workers were... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Watch the moment ‘hurricane-style’ winds from Storm Aileen tear down a large marquee in Mattishallone day to clear the area. He added it was business as usual for Poultec marqu
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
one day to clear the area. He added it was business as usual for Poultec marquee events next summer. The temporary replacement tent, supplied by Watton-based firm Weatherill Brothers, will be used for a wedding reception on Sunday, Septem... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Manufacturing growth sees Britain ranked as eighth biggest industrial nationgrowth sees Britain ranked as eighth biggest industrial nation The Bowles and
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted a month ago
growth sees Britain ranked as eighth biggest industrial nation The Bowles and Walker manufacturing factory in Watton. Picture: Ian Burt Britain is now the eighth largest industrial nation, after manufacturing returned to growth last... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Caroline Flack crazy for musical debut ahead of Norwich homecomingher brother Paul, sister Elizabeth and twin Jo, Caroline attended Great Hockham
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted a month ago
her brother Paul, sister Elizabeth and twin Jo, Caroline attended Great Hockham Primary and then Wayland High School in Watton, where she was a keen member of its dance group The Gug. At 16 she left Norfolk to study music and theatre for three... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Anglian Combination round-up: Norwich CEYMS and Harleston Town maintain perfect startsTim Carey and Phil Sands scoring the goals. The battle of the promoted sides s
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted a month ago
Tim Carey and Phil Sands scoring the goals. The battle of the promoted sides saw the spoils shared as Yelverton drew with Watton. Harry Maddison and Elliott Lythgoe got the home side’s goals but were cancelled out by strikes from Sam Childerhouse... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Land in short supply for small builderscuts at councils, created long delays to the building process. Paul Le Grice,
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
cuts at councils, created long delays to the building process. Paul Le Grice, managing director of Abel Homes, based in Watton, said many of the available sites in Norfolk required considerable amounts of infrastructure to be put in before homes... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Lowestoft care home team pick up top accolade at annual Kingsley healthcare awardsKingsley Healthcare Care Awards. Picture: Sam Markwell. Kirsty Holden, manager
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
Kingsley Healthcare Care Awards. Picture: Sam Markwell. Kirsty Holden, manager of Thorp House nursing home in Griston near Watton, took the prized care home manager of the year title. Judges described her as “fun, full of life, committed,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Future of Caston church secured thanks to £250,000 in funding to repair thatched roofPicture: DENISE BRADLEY An architectural survey found that the roof of Holy Cr
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
Picture: DENISE BRADLEY An architectural survey found that the roof of Holy Cross Church, in the village of Caston, near Watton, was in desperate need of repair. And the worsening condition of its thatched roof meant there was a risk that the... Read more

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