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Race-goers could soon be enjoying a pint at a new bar at Fakenham Racecourse.

The famous things you only got to see if you grew up in this famous market town.

A Norfolk charity chairman hopes that a showcase in Norwich will bring people to the town.

The chairmen of a Norfolk cricket club meets with Norfolk County Councillors as land consulation over SEND school continues.

Crowds gathered for the Boxing Day meet of Britain's oldest hunt.

A woman left bedbound with an incurable illness revealed her fight simply to be believed.

Fakenham Ukes, who have become well known for their charity work, were at it again.

The co-owner of a deli has been left heartbroken after finding her shop damaged.

A secretary of a cricket club belives that the failure of a lease agreement has had a "detrimental effect" on them

Mince pies are as much a part of Christmas cuisine as the pigs in blankets you put away and the sprouts you push to the side of your plate.

The annual Christmas tree festival broke its own fundraising records.

The operators of a controversial car park are hoping to leave on better terms.

Fakenham Racecourse is starting a run of charity events with a Christmas Jumpers day.

Work is progressing so well at a housing development in north Norfolk that about 15pc of the homes could soon be occupied.

Plans for 41 new homes in town

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Four apartment blocks comprising 41 new homes could be built on a section of former railway cutting in Fakenham.

An 85-year-old pensioner was found dead in a river, a court was told.

A 62-year-old man died after taking an overdose of painkillers, an inquest heard.

A poor year for a famous Norfolk malting barley variety has sparked calls for higher premiums to be paid to farmers to acknowledge the financial risks of growing it.

A 46-year-old man has appeared in court charged with sending lewd messages to young girls.

A motorcyclist died after his machine crashed into a car at high speed, an inquest heard today.

An inspirational Norfolk farmer who selflessly fought to smash the stigmas around mental health during his own battle with terminal cancer has won a national honour from his industry.

Hidden in a corner of a farmyard, they were once in the vanguard of our nation's defence.

A re-dedication service was held to mark the official completion of a £270,000 restoration project at a north Norfolk church.

A previously unknown wall painting was uncovered during a £270,000 restoration of a tiny church in north Norfolk.

A former RAF station was brought to life with the opening of a new heritage centre in north Norfolk.

An ex-policeman has been praised on social media for smashing a car window to rescue a hot and distressed dog from inside.

The future sustainability of a Mid Norfolk village has been given a boost with planning permission granted for 21 new homes, including five affordable properties.

A slowed-down form of rugby is proving a great success across a range of ages at Fakenham since its start at the beginning of May.

Norfolk's superstar cyclist Sophie Wright has been inspiring youngsters to follow in her tracks and spreading the joy of successful riding to schools in the county.

A Norfolk mum who has two sons with autism persuaded bosses at a nature reserve to host a new 'accessible' family weekend.

Controversial plans to build up to 55 homes on a pasture field in the Wensum Valley are included in a district council's draft local plan.

A team of nine including directors and staff at Fakenham Racecourse took part in the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) challenging mud race 'Only the Brave', and raised £21,088.64 for the charity.

A rare white deer has now been captured on video.

Victims of a military disaster exactly 140 years ago, remembered in a poem by Rudyard Kipling, would have lived in Norwich

Two men face prison after stealing thousands of snowdrops from a Norfolk estate.

They're open as part of the National Garden Scheme, which raises thousands of pounds for charities such as Marie Curie and Macmillan Cancer Care

A group behind a new men's shed in Fakenham is looking for suitable premises.

A factory has confirmed that fire-fighters were called out to deal with a chemical incident.

The Lodge at Billingford, near Dereham, is Grade II listed and on the market with Savills for £1.65 million.

The Momo "suicide challenge" which has been sweeping the globe is an indisputable hoax, according to a Norfolk cyber security expert.

A funeral directors has formed a new group for those who have lost someone close to them after noticing a rise in the need for practical support for bereaved people.

For many of us, a walk in the Norfolk countryside is a chance for a peaceful breath of fresh air.

Find out about Joe's many achievements, from working on the Spitfire to hand-printing books.

A busy car park which has been the source of frequent complaints from members of the public is set to be discussed by a town council, due to concerns over how it is being operated.

Four Norfolk attractions have been recognised by a national tourism board for providing excellent visitor experiences.

Two police officers were kicked in the legs while arresting drunk woman near Holt.

A wood burner supply company has launched a new scrappage scheme to help clean up the environment in Norfolk.

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