Caring students at Northgate High School in Dereham are bringing some Christmas cheer to elderly residents this year and raising money for a dementia charity.

A retired window cleaner, who has made it his personal mission to rediscover, repair and paint hundreds of milestones across Norfolk, has been recognised with a national award.

A 71-year old has been recognised at a national awards ceremony for his energy and contribution to the care home where he lives.

A regional heat of the UK International Kids’ Lit Quiz was held at Dereham’s Neatherd High School and saw 28 teams from 20 Norfolk schools taking part.

Campaigners battling to save one of Dereham’s oldest oak trees are celebrating a victory for nature over concrete after developers were told it should not be felled to build an access road for a proposed housing scheme.

A century-old farm tumbrel that was left to rot at the back of a barn for 40 years is rolling once again thanks to some painstaking craftsmanship.

Campaigners fighting plans to build homes next to a Dereham beauty spot are calling on people to show the strength of feeling against the development at a planning meeting on Monday.

An appeal has been submitted against Breckland Council’s refusal of planning permission for 50 homes on a piece of farmland in Mattishall.

A magical Christmas experience comes to Dereham next month when the town’s landmark windmill is visited by Santa.

Santa is setting the sat nav to arrive at Wells Quay at 5.30pm on Saturday, December 2.

It wouldn’t be Christmas in Fakenham without the Christmas Tree Festival in the parish church.

Former Norwich City players are among a team of ‘Allstars’ set to take on a squad of soldiers in a charity football match in Dereham on Wednesday.

A funeral director has offered to create a new memorial for a widow after the bench she donated to Dereham was vandalised and removed.

Have you ever wondered how the streets and buildings of Dereham have changed over the past century or so?

The Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal is £390 better off thanks to a nifty knitter in Dereham.

A former Norfolk schoolgirl is pursuing her dream of working with children after gaining a place at one of the world’s most prestigious nanny training colleges.

A former prisoner of war and Normandy veteran who enjoyed more than 80 years of flying, has died at the age of 95.

Parents of children at a Dereham junior school are furious with a bus driver who reportedly dropped their children in the middle of town and made them walk half a mile to school unaccompanied due to roadworks.

“I was always made to feel I was special because I was chosen.”

Shop fitters are busy filling the shelves in the new WHSmith in Dereham but an opening date has yet to be set.

He’s more used to pony tails on an actual pony but four-year-old Kaiden Griffin looked quite at home for a hairdressing job with a difference.

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