Angling See all

Anglers and officials who raised £220 for the charity at a pike match  at Lenwade Bridge public house lakes”.

Jeanette looking for sponsors after Ladies World Championship call-up

Jeanette Halliday, recognised by all the pundits as Norfolk’s top woman match angler, has been selected again for the Angling Trust’s Ladies World Championship team.

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Badminton See all

Devon Minnis (left) reached the quarter-finals of the English National Badminton Championships alongside Nicola Gresty. Picture: Alan Spink/

Norfolk junior Devon Minnis reaches doubles quarter-finals of English National Badminton Championships

Great Yarmouth’s Devon Minnis may be young in years but she’s shown she can battle it out on the big stage after plotting a course to the quarter-finals at the English National Badminton Championships.

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Boxing See all

All Stars Kick Boxing Club turned a disused building in Bells Marsh Road that had become a target for vandalism into a working gym and kitted it out to include a full-size kickboxing ring, punch bags and free weights, along with changing rooms and a ‘chill-out’ area with pool table and games station.
Steve Nicholls with new manager Lisa Bricknell.

Picture: James Bass

Fight night and live music will raise cash for Gorleston gym

A community gym is holding a weekend of events to help raise funds.

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Cycling See all

...822a  Winner of the Medium gear 25 Geoff Frost from North Elmham.

Tri-mendous effort by three-wheel rider at Diss cycling event

The fastest machine in the Diss 25-mile time trials was a tricycle.

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Formula One See all

Lewis Hamilton holds his trophy after winning the Bahrain Grand Prix, with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg and Force India's Sergio Perez also on the podium.

EDP Formula One Podcast – 2014 Bahrain Grand Prix review

The EDP F1 podcast takes a look back at Bahrain after a scintillating race is won by Lewis Hamilton.

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King's Lynn Stars Speedway See all

Darryl Ritchings lays injured on the track after crashing in heat two. Picture: Dave Evans (Swindon Advertiser)

King’s Lynn speedway rider set for ‘long, long’ road to recovery after awaking from sedated state

Teenage speedway rider Darryl Ritchings’ recovery from a horror head injury is back on the right track after he finally woke from a sedated state.

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Sailing See all

Raisena in this year's Three Rivers Race

Perfect tribute from Raisena

Forty one boats, ranging from Cruisers down to a Laser, started the Tri-Icicle race in slightly unpromising conditions.

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Table Tennis See all

Table tennis Wensum C

Top two pull away in Norwich and District Table Tennis League Premier B

A mid-table clash in Premier A of the Norwich and District Table Tennis League saw Wensum C take three points off UEA A with a 6-4 win. CEYMS B beat third-placed Gothic A 7-3. CEYMS A clinched all four points in their 8-2 victory against Briston.

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Youth sport See all

Youngsters from King's Lynn Community Football's Elite programme during their trip.

Young King’s Lynn footballers visit the home of La Liga giants Real Madrid, the Santiago Bernabeu

Thirty-seven footballers, who form the Kings Lynn Elite and The College of West Anglia Elite football programme’s under-15s, 16s, and 18s squads, had an experience of a lifetime when they visited Madrid for the organisations’ latest European tour.

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Athletics See all

Carole Filer (right) with team-mate Tanya Daniels at the 2014 World Masters Athletics World Indoor Championships in Budapest.

Norwich athlete Carole Filer on top of the world after Masters-class display

Three gold medals, one silver, two bronze and a world record – not a bad haul for Norwich athlete Carole Filer at the World Masters Indoor Championships, you could say.

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Bowls See all

Beccles Indoor Bowls Club's Ben Harber. Picture: Nick Butcher.

Thrills and spills in Norfolk CIBA County Bowls League as top flight enjoys a weekend off

With no games in the top division the focus of last weekend’s fixtures in the Norfolk CIBA County Bowls League centred on the fight for promotion from Division Two.

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Cricket See all

Jonathan Sole bowling for Swardeston at Great Witchingham on Saturday.  Photo: Bill Smith

Swardeston set to begin quest for third successive East Anglian Premier Cricket League title

The local cricket season returns tomorrow with the first weekend of fixtures in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League.

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Equestrian and Horse racing See all

Action from Fakenham Races 14th February meeting - 2.45 fourth race, Dashing George in the lead. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Photo gallery: Ryan Winks and Dashing George light up the dark skies at Fakenham

Amateur jockey Ryan Winks’ winning smile illuminated the dark skies at wet and windy Fakenham yesterday when he landed the feature race on Dashing George.

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Golf See all

The Royal Norwich Golf Club at Hellesdon, where developers are proposing to build a thousand houses. Golfers crossing the busy Drayton High Road. Picture: Denise Bradley

Hellesdon golf club members vote in favour of 1,000 homes vision

A Hellesdon golf club has swung its weight behind plans to relocate, paving the way for 1,000 homes.

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Motorsport See all

2014 Porsche Carrera Cup GB
Brands Hatch, Kent.
Will Goff (GBR) In2 Racing 
Friday 28 March 2014. Picture: Malcolm Griffiths

Dereham racer Will Goff overcomes Porsche Carrera Cup setback to claim first victory

Will Goff had a mixed start to his Porsche Carrera Cup campaign, but left the opening event with a victory in the second race at Brands Hatch, after throwing away the lead in the first event, and a narrow championship lead.

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Squash See all


Title-chasing East Anglia beat champions to storm clear at top of Norfolk Premier Division

East Anglia have moved into a 10-point lead over Diss at the top of the Premier Division of the Norfolk SRA Squash League following their 17-5 victory this week over champions Potters.

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Tennis See all

Tennis taster sessions for those with disabilities at City College Norwich.

Tennis taster sessions for people with disabilities continue at City College Norwich

The next in a series of tennis taster sessions for people with disabilities will be held at City College Norwich this evening.

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