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Swardeston have made a habit of winning tight games this season - and they did it again on Saturday to keep the pressure firmly on Read Brothers East Anglian Premier League leaders Frinton.

Plans for a new school for children with special educational needs have been announced - hours after a town's cricket club renewed its campaign to expand on to the same site.

One of Norfolk's oldest cricket clubs is hoping the momentum of England's World Cup victory will boost its plans to expand.

Not for the first time this season Great Witchingham found themselves on the wrong end of a desperately tight result in the Read Brothers East Anglian Premier League.

England's cricketers wrote their names into the history books at Lord's, winning their first World Cup title in a final that will go down as one of the most dramatic ever produced in team sport.

Vauxhall Mallards Cricket Club will be folding at the end of the season.

Felthorpe batsman Steve Ridout produced an innings to remember at the weekend - but still ended up on the losing side after a dramatic run chase fell just short.

Vauxhall Mallards may be struggling at the foot of the Read Brothers East Anglian Premier League - but they showed on Saturday that there is no lack of spirit in the camp.

Swardeston lost more ground in the battle for supremacy in the Read Brothers East Anglian Premier League.

Andy Hanby produced magnificent match figures of 9-103 in Norfolk's opening Minor Counties Championship fixture of 2019 - but there was still a feeling of frustration after the game.

Swardeston were knocked off top spot in the Read Brothers East Anglian Premier League on Saturday after suffering only their second defeat of the season.

The NW Brown Norfolk Twenty20 competition is finally poised to get under way next week - after four successive call-offs.

Vauxhall Mallards finally picked up their first win of the season in the Read Brothers East Anglian Premier League on Saturday - after being bowled out for 69!

Norfolk know there will be absolutely no room for error on Sunday when they take on leaders Hertfordshire in their final qualifying double header in the Minor Counties Twenty20 competition.

Swardeston's impressive run of form will be put to the test in big home matches coming up this month.

The East Anglian Premier League finally has a new sponsor - Norwich-based company Read Brothers.

Horsford were unable to build on a dream start as they suffered a frustrating 28 run defeat at the hands of unbeaten Frinton in the East Anglian Premier League.

The demise of two well-established Norfolk Alliance sides has cast a long shadow over the opening weeks of the local cricket season.

Norfolk still have a fighting chance of reaching the Minor Counties Twenty20 finals day for the second year running - despite sharing the spoils in their latest double header.

Professionals Jack Yule and Giles Evans showed their class to win the Norfolk County Golf Union's Coronation Salvers competition at Thetford on Sunday.

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