November 24 2014 Latest news:
They are two finely honed competitors. One is used to duking it out in the boxing ring, the other tackling opponents on the football pitch.
A charity that provides food for the poor in the Waveney area is set to help more people this year than in the first year it started.
The EDP and Evening News have teamed up with the East of England Co-op to support its annual Foodbank Appeal and every day this week we are profiling the region’s foodbanks. Today LUCY CLAPHAM goes behind the scenes in Great Yarmouth.
As part of the East of England Co-op Foodbank Appeal 2014, which the EDP and Norwich Evening News are backing, we are profiling foodbanks around the region. kate scotter reports on how the Mid Norfolk Foodbank has not only served thousands of people but also brought the community together.
As part of the East of England Co-op Foodbank Appeal 2014, which the EDP and Norwich Evening News are backing, we profile foodbanks around the region. Alex Hurrell visited Cromer and District Foodbank to hear about its life-changing work
Generous children and parents at Thetford Busy Bees have been collecting tinned and dried food to donate to those in need.
It was an elite gathering that attracted VIPs including Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Simon Cowell, Mary Berry, Harry Potter and Superman to a small Norfolk village.
Workers at a Norfolk care farm made a special delivery in Suffolk to help provide top produce to a foodbank.
A village will be invaded by scarecrows to help a foodbank which supports people across north Norfolk.
An open day to raise awareness of a Thetford community centre proved a success at the weekend.
Foodbank clubs aiming to beat summer holiday hunger have proved so popular they could be expanded next year, charity bosses have said.
Donations to a foodbank charity which is helping families in crisis have nearly tripled over one year.
A shortlist of finalists has been drawn up for north Norfolk’s first-ever event honouring individuals, businesses and projects making an outstanding contribution to their communities.
On most days, Annie Nugent’s breakfast is a single vitamin tablet, washed down with a glass of water.
She skips lunch, eating her only meal of the day in the evening when her three sons have returned from school.
After celebrating its first full year of operation, a Dereham-based charity has highlighted the community effort which is helping meet a growing need for emergency food among those in financial crisis.
A trio of churches have clubbed together to ensure no one in Great Yarmouth goes hungry by launching their own independent foodbank.
Pleas from two women passionate about the importance of the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) have helped thaw frosty relations between the charity and North Walsham Town Council.
A campaign urging residents across Norfolk and Suffolk to donate the “free” item received in buy-one-get-one-free supermarket deals to a local foodbank has been launched by Rosedale Funeral Home.
Kind-hearted Norwich fans have boosted the coffers of Norfolk’s foodbanks to the tune of nearly £3,000 after a collection at Carrow Road.
Foodbank volunteers will call on the support of Canaries fans at Carrow Road this weekend, as new figures show a dramatic leap in demand in the past 12 months.
Almost £5,000 of donated charity cash is up for grabs in the Dereham area – and community groups and worthy causes have been urged to stake their claim for a share.
Foodbank volunteers in north Norfolk are gearing up for a busy start to 2014 after a hectic festive period.
Christmas is usually a time for putting your feet up and enjoying a well-deserved rest.
Our foodbank campaign has won the backing of rock band Dodgy, who have recorded charity single to raise money for foodbanks this Christmas.
Thank you – those are the simple words to our big-hearted readers this Christmas. They come from us, they come from the staff at Norwich Foodbank, and they come from the families in need whose desperate cry for help you have answered.
Generous readers are being urged to make their contribution to a merry Christmas for struggling families over the festive period.
Foodbanks across north Norfolk are gearing up for a busy time - as families struggle to put meals on plates at Christmas and into the New Year.
A group of children have used prize money from a charity swim to help feed the hungry this Christmas.
Foodbank organisers have said they are overwhelmed by the reaction from generous readers to our appeal to stop hunger this Christmas.
Norfolk businesses have been lending a helping hand to those most in need this Christmas.