Angling See all

Norfolk’'s Neill Stephen with a 3.5 grayling. Imagine catching a stunning fish like this in our Norfolk winter!

Bakewell bombshell has got me thinking of winter wonderland

I find it alarming that I left teaching so long ago. It seems like weeks since I left the Norwich School and walked out of The Close but, of course, it’s 25 years now.

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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

Liam Walsh and his brothers on the pitch at half time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Cromer boxing champion Liam Walsh takes winning belt to father’s grave

Scrabble, chess and playing along to the TV quiz Countdown are not pastimes normally associated with a professional boxer.

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Cycling See all

Kieran Jarvis (Gt Yarmouth CC) on his way to his first cyclo-cross league win at Hempton. Photo: Fergus Muir.

Hempton cyclo-cross course proves a winner for Norfolk riders

Local riders came to the fore on a technical and rain-swept Hempton cyclo-cross course where youth rider Kieran Jarvis scored his first-ever league victory.

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Formula One See all

Lewis Hamilton added the title BBC sports personality of the year 2014 to his Formula One world championship crown.

OPINION: Not so tense, but just as pleasing – justice for Nico Rosberg and well done Lewis Hamilton

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix could have been a huge climax to the 2014 Formula One season – and it was not necessarily the race we hoped for, but ultimately it was the result everyone wanted.

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King's Lynn Stars Speedway See all

Niels-Kristian Iversen will be back at King's Lynn next season. Picture: Matthew Usher.

King’s Lynn Stars look ahead with the class of 2014

King’s Lynn Stars will begin the new season with almost exactly the same team that performed so heroically during the 2014 Elite League campaign.

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Sailing See all

Ian Ayres, single-handed winner at Rollesby Broad's Winter Regatta.

Gibson and Finn prevail in topsy turvy race on Rollesby Broad

The cold may have deterred some, but those who braved it on Rollesby Broad enjoyed some close races in their Winter Regatta.

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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

The WNSP, like Michael Vaughan, is able to celebrate 50 not out. Picture: BARRY BATCHELOR

Fifty not out! The best bits of the West Norfolk Sports Podcast so far

The West Norfolk Sports Podcast has completed a perhaps not so memorable half century!

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Athletics See all

The Norfolk Cross Country Championships at the UEA sports field. Action from u17 girls and boys, u20 women, senior women, veteran women.
Picture by: Sonya Duncan

Photo gallery: Record entry for Norfolk Cross Country Championships

There was a record entry for the Norfolk Cross Country Championships at the Colney Lane playing fields at the University of East Anglia on Saturday.

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Bowls See all

The WNSP, like Michael Vaughan, is able to celebrate 50 not out. Picture: BARRY BATCHELOR

Fifty not out! The best bits of the West Norfolk Sports Podcast so far

The West Norfolk Sports Podcast has completed a perhaps not so memorable half century!

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Cricket See all

Norfolk CCC captain Chris Brown (right) coaching at Nottinghamshire CCC, talking to (from left) academy player Liam Patterson-White, academy director Chris Tolley and first-team player Garry Keedy.

Norfolk skipper Chris Brown searching for England’s spin stars of the future

Norfolk captain Chris Brown is helping in the search for England’s future spin bowling stars.

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Equestrian and Horse racing See all

Nissie Ladell on her way to victory. Picture:

Big names get to grips with tough showjumping challenge at Easton

The British Showjumping Advanced/Progressive Show at Easton & Otley College in Easton attracted a record number of entries.

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Golf See all

Royal Norwich Golf Club that was granted its royal status in 1936. Raising the lag for the Jubilee left to right Phil Grice, general manager, Gordon Cartwright, captain, Patrick Cook, president, Sue Heeles, club administrator, and Rebecca Shubrook , front of house manager.Photo: Steve Adams

Graphic: Norwich club reveals its vision for the future

Royal Norwich officials have released the first details of their club’s proposed relocation to Weston Park.

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Motorsport See all

George Russell wins the McLaren Autosport BRDC Young Driver Award.

Norfolk-born George Russell wins Formula One test and £100,000 prize fund with McLaren award

For George Russell, it was the highlight of a short but spectacular motor racing career when the Norfolk-born racer picked up the highly prestigious McLaren Autosport BRDC Young Driver Award, a McLaren Formula One test and a £100,000 prize fund to further his career.

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Squash See all

England's Jenny Duncalf and Laura Massaro (left) celebrate their Silver medal in the Women's Doubles Squash at Scotstoun Sports Campus, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire.

Laura Massaro happy to settle for second silver at Commonwealth Games

Laura Massaro insists she will have no complaints about Glasgow 2014 despite failing at the second time of asking to secure squash gold.

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Tennis See all

Norfolk LTA video.

Video: Work of Norfolk LTA publicised to try and get more people playing tennis

Efforts to get more people playing tennis in Norfolk have been stepped up by the Norfolk Lawn Tennis Association with the release of a new video promoting the organisation’s work.

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