Health chiefs are warning people to wear sunscreen after nearly 60 people needed treatment for sunburn in West Norfolk last year.

A common seal pup discovered among the rocks at Brancaster beach in north Norfolk is recovering well.

Hunstanton Town Council has welcomed a bid to breathe new life into the resort’s southern seafront.

An 84-year-old man has been left devastated after thieves stole his beloved collection of cage birds.

Two men were arrested for shouting abuse outside a police station.

Congestion on the A149 needs to be dealt with before a revamp of Hunstanton’s southern seafront to boost tourism in the town.

A popular colourful charity fun run will be coming to Hunstanton this year.

A tiny patch of land has become the centre of a major village row - with a landowner and parish council at loggerheads over who owns it.

A seal which was found with a discarded air filter wrapped around his neck has been released after being nursed back to health.

People in West Norfolk are being urged to support hard working doctors and nurses over the Bank Holiday Weekend.

This idyllic late Georgian residence overlooking the sea, for sale for £895,000, is believed to have been the Bishop of Norwich’s country retreat as well as an army base during the war.

Police have released CCTV images of two women following a baby milk theft at a Tesco store.

Three people were arrested on suspicion of drug offences after police raided a property in Hunstanton.

The first painted ceramic tiles have been laid today on the newly-refurbished toilet block in Hunstanton’s Heritage Gardens.

For many of us, bad weather is a minor annoyance – but for tourism businesses too much of it can mean the difference between managing or foundering.

The danger posed to marine animals by discarded waste plastic has been illustrated by a rescued juvenile grey seal displaying some unusual behaviour.

A popular bus service along the Norfolk coast is being extended by its new operator from today.

A flood alert has been issued for part of the Norfolk coast.

The discovery of Seahenge is being celebrated 20 years after the Bronze Age timber circle was uncovered by the tides on a Norfolk beach.

Two women have been arrested for drug offences in two seaside resorts.

A Royal Air Force bomb disposal team carried out a controlled explosion in Hunstanton.

A second drop-in public consultation event about the Hunstanton Coastal Management Plan is being held on Monday, April 9.

The Norfolk Coast has been a nationally protected area for 50 years, and today sees the launch of a series of exciting events to mark the occasion.

Penguins in a seaside attraction have been showing off their new home.

There’s plenty to do in West Norfolk over Easter.

Revised charges at a group of West Norfolk leisure centres go live from Monday.

Dersingham vicar Mark Capron is swapping the church aisle for the catwalk of the M & Co Charity Fashion Show.

Proposals to improve public access along a 37-mile stretch of Norfolk coast have been published.

North West Norfolk MP Sir Henry Bellingham helped lay the building blocks of McCarthy and Stone’s forthcoming retirement development in Hunstanton.

Penguins at a sea life centre are getting a bigger home as their colony grows.

Just days after the departure of the Beast from the East, ponds are stirring with a sure sign Spring’s on its way.

The mystery objects which washed up on a Norfolk beach turned out to be the remains of ancient trees.

Dog owners are being urged to keep their pets under control after a deer was savagely attacked at a nature reserve.

A bomb disposal unit has been despatched to Holme to investigate an unexploded device on the beach.

Drivers on the A149 between King’s Lynn and Hunstanton will be monitored by average speed cameras.

A couple whose young daughter’s underwear was stolen by a man who went on to attempt to abduct a child said he should not have been allowed to walk free from court.

Video: Police rescue woman from freezing sea

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Police went into the sea to rescue a woman from the water.

Video: Heavy snowfall in West Norfolk

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

There was heavy snowfall in West Norfolk overnight, with more forecast for today.

A new one-way system could be brought into force on residential streets in Hunstanton.

Friends of the Hunstanton Heritage Gardens are reconvening after a short break.

A village which lost one in six of its young men to the First World War is pledging to remember them all.

We’re drowning in a sea of plastic and we need to act now to stop it, says Lesley Grahame.

A driver faces a trip to see the beak after being pulled over near the bird reserve at Titchwell.

Serious flooding like the 2013 storm surge which devastated Norfolk’s coastline are set to become more frequent, scientists warn.

A colony of leaf-cutter ants have received what is believed to be the world’s smallest Valentine’s Day card.

The Norfolk Deli is looking for the county’s top amateur marmalade makers.

Plans to demolish a former print works and build flats on the site have been turned down.

Plans to demolish a former print works and build 16 flats look set to get the go-ahead.

A new coastal management plan is being drawn up for Hunstanton.

Norfolk’s disused rail lines could be turned into cycle paths or walking routes.

People will be able to refill water bottles for free at shops, cafes, businesses and water fountains across England as part of a scheme tested in Norfolk.

A survey which could see Hunstanton’s bus station and library move is under way.

Plans to build 30 affordable homes on a field in Hunstanton have angered people living around the site.

Thousands of leisure centre users in West Norfolk could face higher charges for sports facilities.

Homeless women and those on low incomes in West Norfolk will benefit from the extension of a service set up to provide free sanitary products at libraries.

This is the terrifying moment a masked man armed with a 10ins kitchen knife tried to rob a corner shop.

A female shop worker was threatened with a knife by a masked man demanding money.

A new hand car wash could be build at a seaside supermarket.

Festive fun for after Christmas in Norwich, Yarmouth, Cromer, Lowestoft, Hunstanton and Gorleston

Mystery surrounds reports a group of whales have been sighted in The Wash.

Police in West Norfolk made two arrests as the Christmas drink drive campaign gets into full swing.

Hunstanton’s library and bus station could be moved to make way for new development.

An historic Fakenham pub which closed just weeks after reopening could open again by Christmas.

A 59-year-old man has denied sexual offences against chickens and stealing female underwear from a washing line.

A couple who died after their car ploughed into a lorry have been named.

Hunstanton lifeboat was launched in the early hours to go to the aid of two vessels in difficulty in The Wash.

At just 18-years-old, Roland Worth became a part of living history after he landed on the beaches of Normandy on D Day in 1944.

Janice Curtis has shown her support for both her sister and the chemotherapy team at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital with a £3,250 donation.

Blue Planet shows us some of the wonders that lie beneath the waves around the world.

Peter Andre is heading to Norfolk for a special live appearence.

Eight young seals were released back into the wild today after being cared for a Norfolk marine sanctuary.

Tides are expected to be higher than usual tomorrow on the coast between Hunstanton and King’s Lynn.

Three new Public Spaces Protection Orders which will restrict alcohol consumption in areas of King’s Lynn, Hunstanton and Downham Market are now in force.

While they were essential to an enchanting Arabian Night, magical carpets aren’t just confined to folklore and far-flung lands – in Norfolk, the thread of a story of one such carpet and its Tudor home has been embroidered through the centuries from the 1700s.

Police are hunting a white Audi after a gang blew up a cashpoint in a bank raid.

Bank raiders used a new tactic to escape with thousands from a coastal cashpoint.

The site of a former print works could be turned into flats.

More access roads look set to be built from a new housing estate on the edge of Hunstanton onto the main A149.

Crowds flocked to Hunstanton for the revival of the town’s once legendary kart races.

Could a solar storm in space hold the key to a spate of whale strandings around the North Sea?

A Norfolk delicatessen has been named among the brightest small businesses in the UK in an initiative to promote smaller companies.

It’s been the subject of heated debate up on the coast at Hunstanton.

An ancient oak collection chest has been stolen from a village church.

Four properties in Hunstanton and Holme were burgled over the course of two nights.

A family swept away by the sea were minutes from tragedy, says a lifeboat official.

A private school has unveiled plans to launch a sports academy when the new academic year begins in September.

Council offices in two towns look set to close because few people use them.

Five West Norfolk parks are among the best in Britain.

Crowds enjoyed the fantastic floral displays and entertainment at the 43rd Old Hunstanton Flower Festival.

Crowds flocked to Hunstanton for the annual allotments open day.

A new hi-tech vehicle will help police to reach emergencies in tricky terrain, including beaches, farms and rural woodland.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash which left a woman in a critical condition.

Conservation organisers and individuals are in a race against time to discover the special wildlife on North Norfolk’s coast.

A man in his 50s has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences in Hunstanton.

A jazz band will be headlining Old Hunstanton’s Church Flower Festival and Fete this summer.

Deer oh deer - pleasure boats rescued a muntjac which swam out to sea.

Two anglers were rescued by Hunstanton lifeboat after their boat broke down in The Wash.

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking local people for their help to draw up a new pattern of council wards for King’s Lynn and West Norfolk.

Firefighters were today called to deal with a shed and hedge on fire.

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