Chris Bishop Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Fakenham Chief Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @chrismojo Meet Squirt - the penguin who was hatched in lockdown Yesterday, 16:53 CHRIS BISHOP Two penguins are celebrating the pitter patter of tiny flippers after hatching an egg during lockdown. Saw and drill stolen in burglary Yesterday, 13:02 CHRIS BISHOP A circular saw and electric drill have been stolen in a burglary. Call for rethink over tourist information centre closure Yesterday, 10:03 CHRIS BISHOP Councillors are being urged to rethink plans to close a seaside town’s tourist information centre. Video Prince William drops into Norfolk pub for chat, chips and cider Saturday, July 4, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Prince William dropped into a Norfolk pub for a plate of chips and a glass of cider, to find out how it was gearing up to reopen on Saturday. Part of A1122 closed for three weeks Saturday, July 4, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Part of a busy road will be closed for three weeks for resurfacing. Stray cat and six kittens rehomed after villagers rally round Friday, July 3, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP A cat and six kittens are on their way to new homes after being found abandoned. Seaside town set to welcome visitors again as lockdown eases Friday, July 3, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP A seaside town is set to welcome back the holidaymakers as lockdown rules are relaxed this weekend. ‘I’m still in shock’ - police hunt driver after BMW ploughs into homes Thursday, July 2, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP A woman says she is still in shock after a car crashed into her house leaving it badly-damaged. Councillor steps down from senior role saying: ‘I’m feeling my age’ Thursday, July 2, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP A councillor has stepped down from a senior role because he is feeling his age. Video Visitors from locked-down Leicester warned to stay away from Norfolk coast Thursday, July 2, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP People in locked-down Leicester are being warned to stay away from the Norfolk coast as seaside attractions prepare to reopen on “Super Saturday”. Drink driver got stuck between car seats Wednesday, July 1, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP A drink driver got stuck when he tried to evade police by climbing into the back seat of his car. Temperature checks on visitors as Sea Life Hunstanton reopens Tuesday, June 30, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Temperature checks will be carried out on visitors when a popular seaside attraction reopens. Police say woman’s death ‘not suspicious’ Tuesday, June 30, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP The death of a woman whose body was found on Sunday is not being treated as suspicious. Norfolk academy trust reveals Saturday lessons and August return date for year 10 pupils Sunday, June 28, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Year 10 students at nine secondary schools across Norfolk and Waveney have started Saturday catch-up classes and will be returning early from their summer holidays, to make up for lessons lost during lockdown. Town hall turned blue and gold to honour promoted King’s Lynn Town Sunday, June 28, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP King’s Lynn Town Hall was turned blue and gold in honour of the town’s newly-promoted football club. Plans for 32 new homes on seafront car park revealed Sunday, June 28, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP More than 30 new homes look set to be built on part of a seafront car park. Zoos welcome £100m support package but say ‘huge mountain’ to climb yet Saturday, June 27, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Two of East Anglia’s major zoos hope part of a £100m government rescue package will help them survive the coronavirus. Radar to protect new carrier force delayed Saturday, June 27, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP The Royal Navy’s newest aircraft carriers and their Norfolk-based warplanes are setting sail without the radar designed to play ‘a key part’ in protecting them, warns a new report. B&Bs get set to welcome first guests since lockdown Saturday, June 27, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Traditional seaside B&B’s are preparing to welcome back guests after lockdown eases. Free trees to help improve our waterways Saturday, June 27, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Almost 1,000 trees have been planted along rivers in west Norfolk and the Fens. ‘An extra 80 cups of tea a day’ - Drought warning as water usage soars during lockdown Saturday, June 27, 2020 CHRIS BISHOP Water use has soared during lockdown - by the equivalent of people drinking 80 extra cups of tea a day.