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Six consecutive wins and the same starting XI for six successive matches – there’s no chance of Daniel Farke making changes to his Norwich team at Middlesbrough, is there?

Daniel Farke will resist any urge to be smug after converting Ben Godfrey to the central defensive lynchpin powering Norwich City’s Championship promotion surge.

International duty comes to a conclusion for Norwich City’s players today, with four of Daniel Farke’s players potentially in action.

Norwich City left-back Jamal Lewis helped Northern Ireland get off to a flying start to European Championship qualification, as he won his seventh cap.

Norwich City youngster Adam Idah has won a national award, as he heads off on international duty alongside several other Canaries players.

A former Norfolk car salesman who was the first official suspect in the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann has been interviewed in a controversial new documentary about the case.

Ben Godfrey’s emergence at Norwich City has been rewarded with a call-up to the England Under-20s squad for internationals against Poland and Portugal later this month.

A first Premier League appearance in almost three years has kick-started FA Cup quarter-final preparations for former Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy at Wolves.

Nelson Oliveira delighted Norwich City’s travelling support at Millwall with a goal for loan club Reading that pushed Paul Lambert’s Ipswich Town closer to League One.

A nurse who worked at the county’s busiest hospital has been struck off for a number of failings.

Steven Naismith is tempted to move to the MLS when his contract runs out with Norwich City this summer.

Reading Boss Jose Gomes has praised the ‘courage’ of Norwich City loanee Nelson Oliveira after the striker returned from the serious facial injuries suffered earlier this month to score a fine winner.

MoneySavingExpert founder Martin Lewis on things to remember before travelling out of Brexit Britain.

Nelson Oliveira revealed Tyrone Mings had apologised after suffering a horrific facial injury the on-loan Norwich City striker admitted could have left him blind.

As a quiet January transfer window draws to a close for Norwich City ahead of Thursday’s 11pm deadline, David Freezer takes a look at an area in which the Canaries have been busy this season, the loan market

Nelson Oliveira can still have a major say in Norwich City’s Championship promotion charge, despite joining Reading on loan.

Nelson Oliveira’s sour spell at Norwich City may be edging to a Carrow Road exit with the striker set to finalise a move to Championship strugglers Reading.

So it seems the end is near for former captain Ivo Pinto as a Norwich City player, as the remnants of the costly January transfer window of three years ago are dealt with.

Mark Spooner has been a golf professional for over 30 years - but even he will be watching his step over the next few months as he gets used to the new game’s new rules.

From The Walks in King’s Lynn to the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow via the Rat Verlegh Stadion in the Netherlands, meet the Norfolk football fan who’s New Year’s resolution in 2018 was to visit as many stadiums as possible.

Seven goals in his last eight games has continued a fantastic 2018 for Norwich City striker Teemu Pukki – putting him on par with some of Europe’s top goal-scorers.

Kenny McLean and Matt Jarvis banked a vital 45 minutes as they stepped up their injury comebacks, during an eventful 2-2 draw with European opposition at Carrow Road.

Stansted Airport is bracing itself for what is expected to be its busiest ever festive season.

Norwich City have NO deal in place to sell Nelson Oliveira to Besiktas.

Nelson Oliveira needs to leave Norwich City in January.

Norwich City defender Timm Klose could be coming up against England next summer in the Uefa Nations League finals.

The sight of Norwich City footballers of different nationalities linking arms before last Saturday’s match against Millwall, was the perfect symbol of remembrance, says Nick Conrad

Adriano Guedes, aged 65, of Kessingland, moved to England from Portugal more than 15 years ago and was admitted to hospital in 2014 after having a stroke.

A new festive event, afternoon teas and a Taste of Portugal at Teles Patisserie.

A firm which claims to be Norwich’s longest established independent travel agents, will be celebrating 30 years on Hellesdon high street this month.

Timm Klose just can’t stop scoring! The central defender was the two-goal hero to earn Norwich City a superb 2-1 win away to promotion hopefuls Nottingham Forest, coming back from behind with an excellent performance.

Do you sometimes put an asterisk against football fixtures to denote ‘something special’ – and then forget what it’s there for?

It’s unlikely he will feature for Norwich City again but Steven Naismith certainly seems to have found his form on loan, winning the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership Player of the Month award.

Adam Idah’s strong start to the season continued as the Norwich City starlet was on target again for the Republic of Ireland U19s.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke will be keeping his fingers crossed none of his star men suffer injury as the second round of Uefa Nations League matches get under way this evening.

Could another former Norwich City player be joining James Maddison in the England senior squad this season? Wolverhampton Wanderers fans certainly think there should be.

Norwich City have completed a contract hat-trick after signing right-back Max Aarons to a new deal – with Premier League giants Arsenal and Chelsea reportedly tracking the teenager.

The tastes of southern Europe will be coming to Norwich city centre later this month as a new restaurant opens.

Daniel Farke is pleased to see Norwich City’s young guns continue to receive international recognition – but remains wary of too much game-time.

There’s one last chance to see Ed Sheeran in Ipswich this summer as the Suffolk popstar announces his final gig in Chantry Park on the August Bank Holiday Monday.

Timm Klose has retained his place in the Switzerland squad, as Norwich City’s international contingent scatters around Europe during the break from Championship action.

Four 15-year-old Norwich Canoe Club kayak sprint athletes have achieved success for GB.

Researchers in London have linked the sunshine food-filled Med diet with better mental health.

Loyal customers and friends have been wishing Icarus Hines all the best on his final day (Saturday, September 29) as a butcher after a 33-year career.

Gary Lucy will be celebrating his birthday in Norwich in his birthday suit. We find out how he feels about baring all on stage, the kind of role he dreams of having on TV and the restaurant he loves to visit when he’s back in Norwich.

Video No thaw for Nelson Oliveira

Friday, September 14, 2018

Nelson Oliveira will remain out in the cold at Norwich City.

Grant Hanley will miss at least six weeks of Norwich City’s season with a quad injury.

Easton and Otley College students returned short of a medal but with their heads held high after taking part in a farming ‘Olympics’ in Portugal.

A man who was evicted from an East Anglian hospital by court order after more than two years has died while on hunger strike back in a hospital bed.

A clay model exhibition depicting the stories of more than 100 families in Great Yarmouth is to go on display from Monday.

With Nelson Oliveira set to stay with Norwich City until January, David Freezer assesses whether the striker can return to first team contention for the Canaries.

We’ve enjoyed stunning weather this summer but if it’s a sign of things to come as the climate warms there could be unexpected, and deadly - consequences. Sheena Grant reports on why horse owners are being advised to learn about African Horse Sickness.

It’s deadline day – part two – for EFL clubs and we’ll keep you up to date with all the Norwich City news, views and rumours as the summer transfer window moves to a close.

A houseboat community in a suburban beauty spot was shocked when a suspected boat burglar was led away in handcuffs by police in the early hours of Wednesday.

Roller skaters have brought a haul of titles back to Great Yarmouth.

How does a lad from Great Yarmouth end up signing for a Portuguese third division team?

For more than 200 years Norwich has been a bastion of traditional shoemaking.

A pastry chef is bringing a taste of Portugal to Norfolk.

Property developer John Howard shares his East Anglian heaven and hell with Gina Long

James Marston says it’s time to stop the sympathy for our farmers

Parts of Norfolk are set to experience some of the hottest temperatures in the country in the early part of the coming week.

Parts of Norfolk are set to experience some of the hottest temperatures in the country in the early part of the coming week.

The future of the Foulsham Guides is at risk if they cannot find a new leader to take over the Rainbow and Brownie groups.

Daniel Farke has admitted Nelson Oliveira’s future is uncertain at Norwich City but says the striker remains a part of his squad.

Following the conclusion of Norwich City’s pre-season with a 1-0 loss to Charlton, Canaries correspondent David Freezer looks at some of the key talking points.

Two much-loved pets have made the transition from rescue to therapy dogs.

As the dust settles on England’s World Cup campaign, it’s perhaps time to ponder what happens next.

One reader thinks voting leave was the right choice. Do you agree?

England will try to win just their second ever World Cup semi-final when they take on Croatia tonight, here is how the Eastern Daily Press reported on the first: a 2-1 win over Portugal at Wembley on July 26, 1966.

Football: it’s 22 overgrown, overpaid man-children chasing a bag of air around a field.

England’s historic World Cup penalty shoot-out win against Colombia on Tuesday has proven that history does not always repeat itself. So perhaps life isn’t futile after all and perhaps, more importantly, football is coming home, says Jacob Massey.

In part three of his World Cup diary our Norwich City photographer Paul Chesterton re-lives what it was like to witness England’s shootout win in Russia

A teenager forced to sell drugs from a Great Yarmouth flat to pay off a drugs debt has been given 15 months custody.

Norfolk professional Andrew Marshall warmed up for a crack at the Open Championship with a win in France - but was unable to build on it in final qualifying.

Joaqhim Teles opens patisserie in Surlingham

Ivo Pinto’s future may be in doubt but Norwich City supporters have given the right-back their support.

Norwich City supporters are split over the future of striker Nelson Oliveira.

Here are some of the best spots in Norwich and the rest of Norfolk to enjoy the FIFA World Cup this summer.

Would you consider selling Nelson Oliveira following Norwich City’s signing of striker Teemu Pukki?

Which one of these five players is England’s greatest right-back of all time?

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for our Norwich City photographer Paul Chesterton and his son, Dan, out at the World Cup but they’re loving they’re Russian adventures – even if it’s not all been smooth sailing...

Which one of these seven players is England’s greatest central midfielder of all time?

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

From They Think It’s All Overs to Hands of God, eighteen-year-old solos and eight-second openers by San Marino, let it never be said that England’s participation in the World Cup has been boring.

Tens of millions will be gambled on the outcome of the World Cup, from the outright winners to the number of times Neymar spits during a game, but who do you think will lift the trophy?

A Norwich pub is in the running to win a £10,000 cash prize if they can prove that they have the most passionate and vocal fans during the World Cup.

The Greatest Show on Turf kicks off in Russia this week, bringing with it all the emotion, heartache and joy that every football tournament does. Mark Heath takes a look at what we can expect in the next month.

If you’re searching for a winner, on the football pitch or the stock market, invest in blue-chip stock. You really cannot go too far wrong, reckons Peter Sharkey

From the Tango to the Jubulani, how many footballs from World Cup history can you identify correctly?

More glimpses of promise but limited end product. Another case of what might have been for Nelson Oliveira and Norwich City last season. Paddy Davitt assesses what next, in the latest of our report cards.

As Argentinian attacker Emi Buendia looks set to join Norwich City, we’ve taken a look at the foreign imports who have made the most appearances for the Canaries.

There is plenty on offer for families across the bank holiday weekend in Waveney. Here are 10 things happening to get you out and about.

A tribute show to an iconic female artiste is featured in this week’s line-up at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft.

The presenting teams have been revealed for football’s greatest tournament as the best players across the globe prepaer to descend on Russia for the FIFA World Cup 2018. But which channel will kick off the action for England?

Jordan Rhodes could be the answer to Norwich City’s summer striker search, with Nelson Oliveira’s sale funding a move for the former Ipswich Town trainee.

That Good Night features legendary actor Sir John Hurt in his last leading role. Ahead of the film being released next week, arts correspondent Emma Knights speaks to Sir John’s wife Anwen, Lady Hurt.

A group of Great Yarmouth residents are pairing up with a Portuguese film and theatre director for a show in the town’s SeachangeArts Drill House.

The Canaries were pummelled into submission in a 4-1 Easter Monday Championship defeat at QPR.

Sceptics may find it hard to believe something as seemingly simple as a therapist moving their fingers in front of your eyes can help banish everything from phobias to post traumatic stress disorder.

International action for Norwich City’s senior players begins on Thursday.

Wes Hoolahan is fit and available to start if City are searching for the luck of the Irish against Reading on St Patrick’s Day.

Being included in the England Under-20s squad could help Marcus Edwards’ cause at Norwich City – but the Tottenham loanee is in the mix to face Reading.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from the KCOM Stadium

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Carrow Road

The key to Norwich City developing a ruthless edge for Daniel Farke lies in his decision to go back to basics.

Daniel Farke poked fun at his Norwich City players after the snow wreaked havoc with their training ground travel plans.

Norwich City footballer Ivo Pinto and his partner Carolina Ribeiro have welcomed a baby girl into the world.

A significant figure in the current and future direction of Norwich City has playfully chided me this season.

Great Yarmouth’s Sophie McKinna will renew her rivalry with Rachel Wallader after both were named in an 11-strong GB team for the European Throwing Cup in Portugal.

Watch Nelson Oliveira go is Daniel Farke’s hunch after the Norwich City striker broke his goal drought in fine style.

The incredible position of the impressive Cliffside House in Overstrand , once the home of famous architect Edward Boardman, has ensured beautiful sea views by day and mesmerising sunsets and starry skies by night.

January signing Dennis Srbeny has been handed his first start by Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke as part of three changes for tonight’s match against league leaders Wolves.

It may have been fun to see victory snatched away from Ipswich in such comically late fashion by Timm Klose, but it’s time to come back down to earth.

We often hear of football and rugby teams heading off to warmer climes to ready themselves for a new season of competition. The same cannot always be said of local tennis clubs.

As the derby day hype builds on both sides of the border, we’ve tried to take an objective look at how the squads of Norwich City and Ipswich Town compare.

Nelson Oliveira can count on Daniel Farke’s full backing to end his Norwich City goal drought.

As Canaries supporters give striker Nelson Oliveira their backing, David Freezer analyses the results of our latest pinkun.com poll ahead of Sunday’s derby.

James Maddison has once again proved his importance to Norwich City, rolling home an equalising penalty calmly to earn a fully deserved point at high-flying Derby County – on an eventful afternoon.

She is usually at home in the skies, working as a commercial airline pilot or soaring about in her glider.

Two black-tailed godwits from Norfolk that were among the first ever British wading birds to be released into the wild under a new conservation technique have been spotted alive and well – 1,200 miles away in Portugal.

Dozens of freshwater turtles will soon be leaving the Great Yarmouth seafront and migrating to sunny Portugal!

Why not beat the winter blues by booking yourself a trip to one of these top travel destinations, as chosen by people in Norfolk and Suffolk.

Uncomfortable, disturbing, dark, twisted - and brilliant. The writers of Inside No 9 show no signs of running out of inspiration for this wonderful series of self-contained stories that are all linked by a number.

Norfolk County Council has joined a European project to see how the county can gain greater financial benefit from the 300,000 pilgrims drawn annually to the village of Walsingham, sometimes called the ‘Nazareth of England’.

Our latest Norwich City player watch followed the fortunes of striker Nelson Oliveira during the Canaries’ 1-0 win at Bristol City, following reports of an £8million bid from Derby for the Portugal international. Here’s how his game unfolded...

Derby County have reportedly made a bid of £8million for Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira.

Daniel Farke is not trying to offload Nelson Oliveira or Cameron Jerome in the January transfer window.

Find a new hobby, or rekindle an old one, this New Year with one of East Anglia’s most exciting and quirky clubs.

Jeremy Dunn, chief wine tutor at Norfolk Wine School shares his festive wine wish-list and explains what will work best with turkey and all the trimmings.

Daniel Farke has brought Alex Pritchard in for his first start of the season against Sheffield Wednesday at Carrow Road.

Nothing sums up the frustration around Norwich City’s Championship season better than the baffling case of Nelson Oliveira.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict following the Bluebirds loss

Christmas shoppers are in for a treat this week as a festive market gets underway in Norwich.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Carrow Road.

Nelson Oliveira is back in full training ahead of Norwich City’s battle with Barnsley but James Maddison and Cameron Jerome are slight doubts for the Carrow Road clash.

She is the patron saint of women who wished to be freed from abusive husbands, a woman whose commitment to avoiding her marriage to a pagan king saw her grow a beard overnight in order to repel him from the union.

As Canaries fans draw breath after a hectic opening three months of the season, David Freezer looks back on the performances of the Norwich players.

A couple’s dream of opening an animal sanctuary abroad has turned to ashes after a fire destroyed their home overseas.

Daniel Farke insists he is not ready to panic over Norwich City’s Championship downturn.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has made five changes to his starting line-up for today’s Championship fixture at Bolton (3pm KO).

Daniel Farke insists he has no regrets over attacking the League Cup, despite suffering a Championship hangover.

Head coach Daniel Farke has shuffled his deck in pursuit of fresh legs as Norwich City return to Championship action against high-flying Wolves tonight, with Grant Hanley handed his first start.

Two Norfolk professionals were involved in big end of season tournaments this week - and both gave good accounts of themselves.

Ahead of Sunday’s East Anglian derby clash at Portman Road, we compare some of the key players for Norwich City and Ipswich Town.

Former Ipswich Town boss George Burley believes the Blues have their best chance of winning an East Anglian derby in years at Portman Road this Sunday lunchtime (12pm ko).

RavenEye have had a tremendous year. The Download festival and supporting Aerosmith in Portugal have been just two of the highlights as Oli Brown and friends continue to cement their reputation as one of the best up-and-coming bands on the live circuit.

To celebrate National Cake Week (October 2-8), Courtney Pochin takes a look at some of the cafes, tea rooms and bistros where you can have your cake and eat it too.

A sizzling new business has opened in Cromer, bringing something new to the seaside town’s dining scene.

He may be 35 years old but the magic feet of Wes Hoolahan have still seen the talented Irish playmaker ranked among the top players in the Championship for the new edition of the popular Fifa video game series.

Mario Vrancic has been ruled out Norwich City’s Championship trip to Middlesbrough on Tuesday - with Marco Stiepermann and Wes Hoolahan rated major doubts.

Is your yellow and green mug half full or half empty as you look back on another Carrow Road match without a goal?

It’s well established that bird migration is one of the great marvels of the natural world - but studies in a Suffolk seaside town are showing that it’s even more miraculous than might be thought.

Out There International Festival of Circus and Street Arts assembles another zany international cast of circus performers, streets artists and strange happenings this weekend. We preview what not to miss at what promises to be another weird weekend by the seaside.

Ricky van Wolfswinkel makes his first competitive return to England since an unhappy spell at Carrow Road in FC Basel’s prestige Champions League opening group tie at Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United on Tuesday night.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Carrow Road.

Norwich City have got their Championship season back on track with a desperately needed 1-0 victory over Birmingham City at Carrow Road.

A Norwich-based chef is hoping the public can help make his dream of opening a pastry shop in the city come true.

Norwich City defender Ivo Pinto is using his great mate Nelson Oliveira’s Portugal call up for inspiration.

Wes Hoolahan’s absence from the Republic of Ireland’s disappointing 1-1 draw with Georgia during World Cup qualifying has been criticised in the Irish media.

Norwich City goalkeeper Angus Gunn helped England get off to a solid start to their 2019 European Under-21 Championship qualification campaign.

Norwich City played hard ball to keep the likes of Nelson Oliveira and Alex Tettey at Carrow Road on a quiet deadline day to an epic summer transfer window.

All the rumours, all the confirmed deals. This is the only place for Norwich City fans to follow live coverage of the 2017 Summer Transfer Deadline Day, with the latest from Carrow Road plus major transfer news from around the Championship and beyond.

Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira has continued his fine form with a goal on his return to Portugal duty.

International action begins for some of Norwich City’s players today, as the Canaries enjoy a Championship break.

Norwich City writers Paddy Davitt and Dave Freezer hosted our latest pinkun.com Norwich City debate on Wednesday lunchtime.

Norwich City have slumped to an emphatic 4-0 defeat to Millwall amid the hostile atmosphere of The Den, crumbling to a 3-0 deficit before the break.

Nelson Oliveira returns to Norwich City’s starting line-up at Millwall today, after being rested in midweek to protect a groin problem.

Daniel Farke held his pre-match press conference on Friday lunchtime ahead of the Championship trip to Millwall - and our correspondents at Colney had all the headline news.

Norwich City forward Marley Watkins has been named in the Wales squad ahead of two World Cup qualifiers during the upcoming international break.

Nelson Oliveira has been recalled into the Portugal squad for the first time since becoming a Norwich City player.

Football is changing, or so we keep being told.

With just three games played in the Championship there are three clubs left with a 100pc record, one of which doesn’t surprise – and that’s Wolves.

A Great Yarmouth-based skating group is celebrating after a trio of youngsters were chosen to compete at the Cup of Europe.

A war hero-cum-filmstar has made a triumphant return home to Lowestoft.

How good is your geography? Can you find Germany, Portugal or Slovakia on a map?

Nelson Oliveira sparked chaotic celebrations in the away end at Craven Cottage with his late equaliser for Norwich City against Fulham.

A mother and her asthmatic daughter who were admitted to hospital following a carbon monoxide leak from the boiler at their home have spoken out following their life-threatening ordeal.

A Cromer Academy school boy has described his delight after winning a silver medal in the Junior U16 World Shore Angling Championships.

Alan Irvine is tipping former boss at Norwich City Alex Neil to succeed in his new role at Championship rivals Preston.

Norwich City’s German trip is an essential staging post for Daniel Farke and his new squad. Paddy Davitt watched the City head coach hold court at training.

Farmer and TV presenter Jimmy Doherty talks about this year’s festival, larking about with Jamie Oliver on the Friday Night Feast and why he was nervous about the Prince of Wales’ recent visit.

Wolves are poised to sign released Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy on a free transfer following Carl Ikeme’s shock leukaemia diagnosis.

There is a fair way to go, but Norfolk is lining up a shot at being the number one spot - for golf holidays.

Alex Neil has revealed he spoke to former Norwich City chief executives David McNally and Jez Moxey before taking on his new job as manager at Preston North End.

A family who moved from north Suffolk to Portugal almost a decade ago have been left homeless after the country’s deadliest natural disaster in years.

England Under-21 boss Aidy Boothroyd admits the Young Lions must win their group to guarantee their Euro 2017 progress.

A Norwich man has told of his dramatic escape from a wildfire that killed 62 people in central Portugal.

Norwich City must think carefully before letting Cameron Jerome leave this summer, says a man who knows a thing or two about scoring goals – Canaries legend Iwan Roberts.

Norwich City’s Portuguese right back Ivo Pinto has paid tribute to those killed in a devastating forest fire in his home country.

A score of rare black-tailed godwits were released into their new home in the Fens as part of a conservation first.

Rangers are hopeful of concluding the signing of midfielder Graham Dorrans from Norwich City in the next 48 hours, for a fee of £1.3million.

Injury has contributed to Norwich City new boy Marley Watkins missing out on his opportunity for a first Wales cap.

Mollie Patterson was one of England’s best performers at the Spanish Youth Open.

She was named after a Portuguese shepherd girl who saw the Virgin Mary in a series of visions, 100 years ago.

The EDP asks North West Norfolk candidates questions given by College of West Anglia students on important issues facing young people.

Call yourself a fan of Eurovision? Put you knowledge to the test with our Eurovision Song Contest quiz...

Ricky van Wolfswinkel is the poster boy for Norwich City’s recent struggles in the transfer market.

James Davenport is no stranger to the hazards of pursuing his dreams.

Thomas Randle, who secured the Toyota Racing Series in New Zealand in the early months of the year, maintained his impressive start to 2017 by recording the fastest racing lap in the opening LMP3 UK Cup race at Donington Park.

Will The Dining Rooms’ new menu live up to expectation?

The Ricky van Wolfswinkel renaissance has hit new heights in Holland as the former Norwich City striker scored a hat-trick for Vitesse Arnhem.

When Carla Ferreira started childminding six years ago she never thought she would open her own nursery, let alone a second.

International breaks may not be popular with some football fans but the current fallow period for clubs has come at a good time for Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira.

Rising star Glenn Middleton is hungry for success with Norwich City, after getting his first glimpses of the first-team squad this season.

Ricky van Wolfswinkel is closing in on silverware after helping Vitesse Arnhem reach their first Dutch Cup final since 1990.

A military aircraft from RAF Mildenhall helped save a crew stranded on a yacht.

Nelson Oliveira has found his footballing home and that is good news for Norwich City.

The company has been bringing their perfect partnership of movement and music to Norwich for 18 years recalls founder member and executive director Isabel Tamen.

Britain has always been a country which takes great pride in its achievements, best highlighted to me this Christmas whilst watching Hugh Grant’s speech as Prime Minister in Love Actually.

Among the latest athletes to join the Young Norfolk Sports Academy is kayak racer Tim Dowden. The 15-year-old Langley School pupil enjoyed national success at the end of last year and is setting his sights on further progress in 2017.

Norwich City have agreed a 3.5m euros fee for Sporting Lisbon left back Marvin Zeegelaar according to reports in Portugal.

Alex Neil was tight-lipped on whether Dutch left-back Marvin Zeegelaar is his first January signing but insisted there has been no transfer interest in Alex Pritchard.

Reports in Portugal suggest Norwich City have agreed a deal worth around £4.3million with Sporting Lisbon for Dutch left-back Marvin Zeegelaar.

A determination to think outside the box – and inside the frame – has fuelled growth at a city art firm, which aims to break the million-pound turnover mark for the first time this year.

Norwich City’s new cult hero Nelson Oliveira is a sure fire hit for Alex Neil.

A trio of drivers each caught more than three times the drink drive limit during recent weeks have been banned from the roads for a total of six years and two months.

Ivo Pinto is well aware that much has changed for Norwich City since they thrashed Brentford 5-0 at Carrow Road at the start of this month.

The best is yet to come from Nelson Oliveira at Norwich City, pledges his Portuguese pal Ivo Pinto.

A former north Norfolk schoolgirl has been named Women in Football’s Referee of the Year.

The thought of sending a Christmas card may not have crossed your mind yet, but the final posting dates for the festive season are fast approaching. To help you remember, Royal Mail is launching a special postmark. Here’s everything you need to know:

Rosinda Louro came to England 20 years ago with her two young children to work in a packaging plant in Peterborough.

A welfare revolution has left a trail of damage to people’s lives in Great Yarmouth.

An RAF Lakenheath serviceman was caught on camera showing off his best dance moves during the Noble Arrow 16 exercise.

There can’t be many footballers who have played alongside Zinedine Zidane and also turned out at Bradenham Wanderers in a league fixture.

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has come under fire for failing to make an official trip to Britain’s biggest global trading partner - the European Union.

Barclays says it has set aside an extra £600m to meet compensation claims for mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI) in the third quarter.

It was a day of firsts at Carrow Road on Saturday. At least I think it was, it depends on how trustworthy Norwich City’s Ivo Pinto is.

JD Sports has notched up record half-year profits and announced plans to set up shop in Australia, as well as vowing to press ahead with European expansion despite the Brexit vote.

West Norfolk teenager Oliver Clarke is celebrating after an impressive first international campaign representing his country saw him finish seventh in the world competition for kart racers, aged 13-15.

A 35 year old man arrested on suspicion of the murder of six-year-old Rikki Neave in 1994 has been re-bailed and remains in custody.

After a busy and at times frustrating transfer window for Norwich City, DAVID FREEZER sat down with Canaries chief executive Jez Moxey to discuss where things went right – and wrong.

Norwich City defender Timm Klose has revealed that his international boss Vladimir Petkovic had urged him to leave the Canaries following relegation from the Premier League last season.

Norwich City chief Alex Neil confirmed on Friday afternoon he expects to complete a permanent deal for Benfica striker Nelson Oliveira.

The discreet exits of Ricky van Wolfswinkel and Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe illustrate the pitfalls of dabbling in the transfer market.

Norfolk’s men and women suffered very differing fortunes at this year’s Aegon Summer County Cup week.

Six days ago, he made football history by scoring the winner for Portugal in the Euro 2016 final against France.

For the EU referendum, which now seems a very long time ago and took place on a different world, I voted for the UK to remain.

Wales’ dream of Euro 2016 glory is over after bowing out to Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal, although few will ever forget this inspiring and improbable journey to the semi-finals.

It’s 9.10am on Wednesday and I’ve just boarded the train from St Malo in Brittany to Lyon in the south-east of France where Wales face Portugal tonight in the European Championship semi-final.

Norwich City stalwart and ex-Welsh international Mark Bowen is tipping his country to dump Ronaldo’s Portugal out of Euro 2016 when they meet in Wednesday’s semi-final in Lyon.

Euro 2016 caught light as a tournament on Wednesday night, just in time for the knockout stages. And it was glorious.

Roy Hodgson watched England labour into the knockout rounds of Euro 2016 with a stalemate against Slovakia then warned possible opponents there is much more to come from his side.

Today marks the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year above the equator and the turning point after which the sun starts rising later and setting earlier.

With just under a week to go until voting opens for the EU referendum, we spoke the people from Yarmouth who have since moved abroad to find out their views on the poll.

The family of a boy diagnosed with a brain tumour have been told the “worst news” - their son has just 12 months to live.

The widow of Sir Clement Freud has apologised after the late broadcaster and MP was accused of abusing two girls between the late 1940s and 1970s.

England manager Roy Hodgson lamented Russia’s stoppage-time equaliser as Eric Dier’s brilliant free-kick failed to deliver victory in their Euro 2016 opener in Marseille.

We’ve been here before. Another summer, another chance at Carrow Road? Michael Bailey mulls over the future for City’s record signing…

In the latest of our updates from Young Norfolk Sports Academy members, swimmer Nathan Wells reviews his recent progress, including competing at the British Swimming Championships in Glasgow

Norwich City winger Robbie Brady has been ranked 53rd in the Uefa Euro 2016 Player Barometer ahead of the tournament getting under way next week.

I am European. As Europeans we generally share common values, a common religion, heritage, culture and history. We have common treaties, which, in the case of Portugal, go back to the Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of 1373.

Newly-wed Kyle Lafferty has credited his wife Vanessa for her role in helping transform him into Northern Ireland’s talismanic striker.

Norwich City winger Nathan Redmond scored a brilliant long range goal as England Under-21s thrashed Guinea 7-1 in their second match of the Toulon Tournament in the south of France.

Richard Howitt MEP has attempted to assuage the concerns of migrant workers in Thetford ahead of the EU referendum next month.

Highly-rated Norwich City winger Nathan Redmond has been demonstrating some of his finishing skills in training with the England Under-21s – proving he can finish with his left foot, as well as his favoured right foot.

A passenger plane travelling from Paris to Cairo with 66 people including a Briton on board has crashed near the Greek Mediterranean island of Karpathos, according to reports.

Swansea are the latest Premier League club to be linked with a move for Norwich City winger Nathan Redmond.

Jessica-Jane Applegate’s agonising wait to find out if she will be on the plane to Brazil is almost over.

Norwich City’s season may come to an end at Everton on Sunday but international action awaits for some of the Canaries players.

Brenda and Robert Mallett are celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary.

Jessica-Jane Applegate has opened her heart about the daily battles she has to overcome in her quest for more global glory.

A Norfolk grain merchant has opened a new East Anglian branch of an international trading firm, aiming to give the region’s farmers more options to market their produce.

For many, the thought of a career in fashion may conjure up images of catwalk struts and glamorous shows.

She lives in Lowestoft, transforms young lives and is about to appear in a Disney film alongside Johnny Depp, writes Rowan Mantell.

A chance encounter with an Argentinian client has led a Norwich metal worker to bring a taste of South America to the UK.

So you think the British Empire is history? Well, think again.

Alex Neil is convinced Ivo Pinto will prove the real deal at Norwich City.

Ivo Pinto had to win a family argument to prove Norwich City is the perfect career move.

As links with Ivo Pinto persist for Norwich City, David Freezer finds out more about the Zagreb full-back.

Anticipated cuts to the further education sector were not as bad as expected following the spending review last week. However Stuart Rimmer, principal and CEO of Great Yarmouth College is cautious, pointing out “the devil will be in the detail”, as changes come into play.

Even the most diligent advocates of countryside stewardship can find themselves frustrated by the red tape of government subsidy structures, says an award-winning conservation farmer.

A man who died in a Great Yarmouth hotel was “failed by the system”, members of his extended family have said.

A campaign to lure Europe’s brightest graduates to our region will be launched tomorrow to tackle the teacher recruitment crisis facing our schools.

Hospitals like the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn will be running up debts beyond their control if new rules which would see lower-earning non-EU workers deported were brought into force, a Norfolk MP has warned.

Norwich City’s hitmen will weigh in with goals in the Premier League, insists Alex Neil.

Alex Neil is confident Norwich City can deal with the loss of Matt Jarvis as they prepare to face his parent club West Ham in the Premier League this weekend.

When word reached British shores that the Battle of Trafalgar was won, but that the victor, Nelson, was dead, this momentous news arrived not via a vast battleship, but by one of the smallest veterans from the clash.

After doubling its production capacity and scooping a prestigious industry award, a growing food firm is urging more people to choose cooking oil made from East Anglian rapeseed, rather than exotic imported alternatives.

David Cameron is to set out details of the Government’s plans to re-settle thousands of refugees fleeing the bloody Syrian civil war.

Britain will take “thousands more” refugees from camps on the borders of war-torn Syria, Prime Minister David Cameron has announced.

Norwich City’s get tough policy with Lewis Grabban is poised to boost Ricky van Wolfswinkel’s Premier League chances, after the striker’s suspension for his Rotherham no-show.

Prime minister David Cameron gratefully took a gift away from Norfolk – a tube of paprika-flavoured Pringles.

Norwich City’s Under-21 squad will once again feature in the Premier League International Cup this season.

Think Portugal. Think golfing holiday. Think the Algarve? Think again.

The early stages of the 2015 harvest continued at pace this week, with about half of the winter barley completed and East Anglia’s first export shipment already on its way to Europe.

Parliament has broken up for summer. After a gruelling election campaign and busy start to the term. Political editor Annabelle Dickson asked if they will be coming on holiday in Norfolk.

Despite admitting to not liking ‘people, things or going outside,’ Jon Richardson was the perfect act to finish a day of top comedy at Latitude.

Failures to properly administer the system of EU farm payments have cost the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) more than £600m in fines, the Whitehall spending watchdog has disclosed.

Former Norwich City midfielder Robert Snodgrass aims to prove his worth by spearheading Hull’s crack at an instant top flight return after an injury-wrecked start to his Tigers’ career.

Former Norwich City keeper Mark Bunn has linked up again with Tony Parks at Premier League rivals Aston Villa.

Norwich City’s pursuit of Hull’s Republic of Ireland international Robbie Brady has been labelled ‘embarrassing’ by Canaries’ old boy and Tigers’ boss Steve Bruce.

Norwich City’s record signing Ricky van Wolfswinkel is in discussions with former club Sporting Lisbon regarding personal terms after the clubs reportedly agreed a transfer deal, according to Dutch media on Monday afternoon.

It was a return to the stage pop lovers feared they wouldn’t see.

Norwich City midfielder Nathan Redmond was the only England Under-21 player to be included in the European U21 Championships team-of-the-tournament.

Swedish U21s’ European Championship-winning central defender Joseph Baffo is reportedly still on Norwich City’s transfer radar.

Norwich City’s Nathan Redmond was on target but once again England fell short at a major tournament as the Under-21s capitulated against Italy to finish bottom of their group at the European Championship.

Norwich City winger Nathan Redmond twice went close as England’s youngsters just fell short in their Under-21 European Championship Group B opener against Portugal.

Norwich City star Nathan Redmond and his England Under-21 team-mates begin their European Championship campaign in the Czech Republic tonight – but have suffered a late defensive injury blow.

Canaries winger Nathan Redmond believes the current Under-21 squad is changing the perception of young English players.

Norwich City midfielder Nathan Redmond has been included in a provisional 27-man England Under-21 squad for this summer’s European Championship finals in the Czech Republic.

An award-winning Norfolk company has bitten off another large chunk of the international pet food market by expanding into five more European countries in the past three months.

A Norfolk-based fire extinguisher manufacturer has added further muscle to its export portfolio after agreeing a £1m deal with Dubai.

Norwich City midfielder Nathan Redmond has an old score to settle against Germany when he features for the England’s Under-21s against their old foes at Middlesbrough’s Riverside Stadium on Monday night (KO 7.45pm).

Hospitals in the East of England have hundreds of nursing vacancies and are spending millions of pounds on trying to plug the shortfall.

Hospitals in the East of England have hundreds of nursing vacancies and are spending millions of pounds on trying to plug the shortfall.

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