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Three late goals saw Wroxham let what looked like being a very creditable Ryman League North result slip through their fingers in Essex.

Andy Eastaugh scored Norwich united's equaliser. Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Despite trailing at the interval and losing Angus Mackie to a straight red the Planters came back to clinch the win with an impressive second half.

Dereham Town striker Joe Gatting.

Bury Town’s second half fightback left Dereham Town pointless despite a spirited display at Ram Meadow, writes Rene Kendal.

Dereham Town striker Joe Gatting.

Joe Gatting’s goal early in the second half saw Dereham bring home the Ryman League Division One North points after a polished team performance.

Norwich United, yellow, in action against Witham Town at Plantation Park. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich United bounced back from a Boxing Day defeat at Wroxham with an impressive victory at home to Witham Town in Ryman League Division One North.

Norwich United have an early start today as they kick-off at 1pm and they will be looking to bounce back from their local derby Boxing Day defeat at Wroxham, writes Norman Bygrave,

Play-off chasing Bury knocked Wroxham back down to earth with an emphatic thrashing last night.

Dereham manager Matt Henman.

Dereham got back to winning ways as a superb hat-trick from young Harley Black earned them the points. In a thrilling second half the visitors twice hit back to level before Black’s late free-kick settled the issue.

Leon McKenzie showed his class as his two goals proved the difference at Trafford Park.

Christy Finch has joined Norwich United from Leiston. Picture: Steve Waller

New Norwich United signing Christy Finch marked his debut with a goal in the Planters’ victory at Ware.

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Dereham’s poor run continued as Aveley eased to victory at Mill Road.

Goals at the end of each half saw Norwich United win this frantic local derby to leapfrog Dereham into 13th position.

Matt Henmans Dereham entertain Brentwood. Picture: Simon Finlay

Norwich United entertain Thurrock this afternoon looking to bounce back from last Saturday’s defeat, when a goal just four minutes from time brought the Planters’ five-match unbeaten run to an end at Waltham Abbey, writes Norman Byrgrave.

Danny Beaumont scored twice for Dereham at Heybridge. Picture: Ian Burt

Dereham put in a fully committed performance and left the Texo Stadium with a deserved victory with Joe Gatting’s opener and a brace from Danny Beaumont doing the damage.

Norwich United's Liam Jackson.

For the third successive game Norwich United scored a significant late goal to seal a deserved victory in Ryman League Division One North.

Craig Bussens, pictured during his Dereham days, was on target for Wroxham at Great Wakering. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Wroxham climbed off the bottom of the table with a vital win over fellow strugglers Great Wakering, with new signing Craig Bussens scoring twice.

Norwich United manager Steve Easthaugh. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich United are looking for their fourth win on the spin when they host struggling Thamesmead Town at Plantation Park this afternoon.

Wroxham put recent disappointments behind them with a fine home display against a tough VCD Athletic, writes Darren Wiseman.

Dereham had to settle for a point after once again throwing away a commanding lead, writes Rene Kendal.

Liam Jackson put Norwich United ahead in extra-time at Dereham.

Norwich United gained some revenge for last season’s Norfolk Senior Cup defeat at the hands of Dereham by beating the holders in the fourth round at Aldiss Park last night.

Dereham's Joe Gatting was on target against Cheshunt.

Dereham Town spurned a three-goal lead at home to high-flying Cheshunt as the Magpies had to settle for a draw, writes Rene Kendal.

Shaun Wones was on target for Norwich United.

A dramatic last-minute equaliser from Norwich United’s Shaun Wones arrested the Planters’ run of defeats as they picked up their first point in six outings, writes Norman Bygrave.

Adam Hipperson could return for Norwich United.

It’s a clash of the new boys at Plantation Park this afternoon as Norwich United host Bowers & Pitsea, writes Norman Bygrave.

Dereham got back to winning ways with an excellent team performance at Aldiss Park, writes Rene Kendal.

Dereham's Ryan Crisp will be looking to get amongst the goals against Great Wakering Rovers. Picture: Ian Burt

Dereham will be looking to end a mini winless streak this afternoon.

Dereham Town boss Matt Henman.

Both sides drew a blank in this mid-table clash at Aldiss Park, writes Rene Kendal.

Neil Richmond’s brace helped secure the points for Tilbury to leapfrog Norwich United in ninth, writes Norman Bygrave.

Wroxham’s four-match unbeaten run came to an end at Waltham Abbey.

Dawid Radomski, during his time at Lowestoft Town.

Norwich United go into their first ever meeting with Tilbury looking to put their recent bad run behind them.

Matt Henman's Dereham team were pegged back late on at Dereham. Picture: Matt Usher

The points were shared in a tight local derby at Trafford Park, with Wroxham scoring seven minutes from time to secure a draw.

Ross Gilfedder scored the only goal for Wroxham in the win over Phoenix Sports. Picture: James Bass

Wroxham defied the odds to beat Ryman North morning leaders Phoenix Sports 1-0 at Trafford Park, securing a third win on the bounce.

Two goals just before half-time saw Romford take a firm hold on the game which they never looked like relinquishing, as Norwich United lost their latest match in Ryman North.

Dereham’s winning run in Ryman League Division One North came to an abrupt end when they were soundly beaten at Bayliss Avenue.

Norwich United are hopeful Adam Hipperson will be fit to face Romford this afternoon. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Things are looking up at Wroxham after two wins belatedly got their season up and running.

Shaun Wones scored Norwich United's first against Bury. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

A fine performance by the Planters saw them sweep aside second-placed Bury Town at Plantation Park.

Ryan Crisp scored Dereham's second goal. Picture: Ian Burt

Dereham extended their Ryman League Division One North winning streak to four matches with an excellent performance at Aldiss Park.

Wroxham gained their first Ryman League Division One win of the season as an effort from Davillian Katablana and a James Regis own goal gave them all three points at Witham Town.

Dereham manager Matt Henman.

Dereham Town’s hopes of progressing in the FA Trophy were ended by fellow Ryman North Division side Brightlingsea Regent.

Ross Gilfedder scored the only goal for Wroxham in the win over Phoenix Sports. Picture: James Bass

October 8 will be a date in the diary – Wroxham won for the first time this season.

Norwich Utd (yellow) against Tooting and Mitcham. 

Goals from Danny Bassett and Sol Patterson-Bohner either side of half-time saw Tooting & Micham United end Norwich United’s first ever FA Trophy campaign at the first hurdle.

Jamie Speller, left, is set to return to action for Norwich United in the FA Trophy today. Photo: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich United contest their first ever Buildbase FA Trophy tie when they entertain Tooting & Mitcham United in the preliminary round at Plantation Park this afternoon.

It was another tough day at the office for Elliott Pride.

Wroxham’s wait for a win continues after another defeat, writes Darren Wiseman.

Dereham are moving up the Ryman League Division One North table.

Boss Matt Henman admits Dereham Town’s excellent week on the road will count for little if they fail to win at home this afternoon.

It's been a tough start to 2016/17 for Wroxham.

Improving Wroxham have an excellent chance to gain their first victory of the season as they return to Trafford Park, writes Adrian Gowling.

Alex Vincent netted for Swaffham Town during their weekend win. Picture: EDDIE DEANE

Thetford Town and Great Yarmouth Town will lock horns in the next round of the FA Vase.

The form book was turned on its head at Plantation Park as the Planters failed to find the net for the first time this season, writes Norman Bygrave.

Dan Morphew netted the winner at Hornchurch for Dereham.

A late goal from skipper Daniel Morphew earned Dereham the points at the Bridge, writes Rene Kendal.

David Hinton, once of Gorleston, is hoping to be a hit at Dereham Town.

Dereham Town’s attentions can now turn to moving up the table as they head to AFC Hornchurch.

Norwich United's men in yellow have enjoyed a cracking start to life at a higher level. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich United return to Plantation Park looking to continue their excellent start to the season, writes Norman Bygrave.

Wroxham manager Damian Hilton. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

Boss Damian Hilton will be hoping Wroxham can kick on after finally picking up their first point of the season in midweek, writes Adrian Gowling.

Striker Ryan Crisp, on the ball for Dereham Town against Norwich United, netted in Tuesdays 4-1 loss at Phoenix Sports.

Matt Henman hopes Dereham Town can turn up the heat and make St Albans City melt in an Aldiss Park FA Cup second qualifying round pressure cooker.

Adam Hipperson scored in Norwich United's win at Cheshunt. Picture: Simon Finlay

Norwich United kept up their excellent start to the season with an injury-time victory at Cheshunt.

Wroxham fell to their seventh consecutive defeat as 15 crazy second-half minutes cost them at home to Maldon & Tiptree.

Danny Beaumont scored for Dereham. Picture: Ian Burt

Dereham counted the cost of a disappointing second half performance as they went down at home to Bowers & Pitsea.

Action from Dereham Town v Soham Town at Aldiss Park - Dereham's Craig Bussens celebrates scoring. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Dereham have given themselves a platform to build on ahead of the visit of Bowers & Pitsea.

The FA Cup.

Norfolk’s remaining non-league sides will not have to travel far when they continue their interest in this season’s competition.

Jordan Rocastle scored for Wroxham at Aveley. Picture: Wroxham FC

Wroxham remain without a point and rooted to the bottom of the table.

Dereham Town boss Matt Henman.

Two headed goals from defender Jake Anema helped Dereham progress to the next round of the FA Cup and bag the £3,000 prize money.

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