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A prototype F35 Lightning II flies over America. Picture: Submitted.

New Marham jet set for first UK appearance

The RAF’s newest fast jet, which will be based in Norfolk, will make its first UK flight this summer.

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A Tornado taking part in the exercise. Picture: Sgt Ross Tilly

Marham Tornado jets swap Norfolk skies for United Arab Emirates on exercise

Aircraft from RAF Marham have taken part in an aerial combat exercise along side the United Arab Emirates Air Force.

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Two cars have collided on the A47. Photo: Denise Bradley.

Teenager airlifted to Addenbrookes after moped collision in Southery, Downham Market

A 16-year-old male has been airlifted to Addenbrookes Hospital after suffering serious head injuries after the moped he was riding collided with a kerb at 7.20am earlier today.

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Ashley Brown with a 28lbs 8oz drain pike caught on the final day of the season.

Brown finishes with a flourish thanks to monster pike

Ashley Brown bagged a big pike on his final trip of the season for the second year running. Last time around, I photographed him holding a 30.

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One of Europe’s leading banjo players to play at Upwell Methodist Church Festival of Music and Flowers

One of Europe’s top banjo players will be the star attraction when Upwell Methodist Church hosts its two-day Festival of Music and Spring Flowers on April 12-13.

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