Search

Your Town | King's Lynn

Population: 42,800

Nearby Towns: Downham Market, Fakenham, Swaffham

A lorry driver has been arrested after a cyclist died in a collision.

Read more

Councillors have warned they could be "failing in their duty" to provide a school after previous plans for one in the area were withdrawn following objections.

Read more

I was wasting time, checking my work emails as I waited for a wrist operation at the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital.

Read more

A heartbroken couple paid tribute to their son before urging parents to talk to their children and not leave them in their bedrooms playing computer games.

Read more

A council leader has been accused of paying "lip service" to environmental issues after a motion on climate change was not debated at a meeting.

Read more

Plans to build an incinerator in Wisbech have raised fears of "medically dangerous particles" affecting Norfolk.

Read more

The A47 Hardwick Road roundabout has reopened after a crash closed the busy west Norfolk junction.

Read more

The Queen missed her annual appearance at her local Women's Institute as she had a cold and is "not feeling up to it", a member of her security team has said.

Read more

Two solicitors have been banned from being company directors for more than 10 years after investors lost almost £2m.

Read more

A man has appeared in court charged with causing the death of a 27-year-old passenger in his car by careless driving.

Read more

The owner of a Norfolk hotel has shared his plans to transform a patch of derelict land into a hot yoga studio.

Read more

F-35 Lightning aircraft from RAF Marham are making a transatlantic flight to take part in an exercise in America.

Read more

Controversial plans to close a doctor's surgery have been abandoned.

Read more

Dualling part of the A149, a new link road and a new access to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital are included in a new transport strategy for King's Lynn.

Read more

A 20-year-old motorcyclist who died after he was involved in a collision with a car has been named.

Read more

Two brothers who have taken over a restaurant in a historic merchant's house say they want to make it "more casual and stylish" to draw in younger customers.

Read more

Police have made six arrests, seized six bikes and issued more than 30 dispersal orders in a less than a fortnight at a hotspot for anti-social behaviour.

Read more

A van driver died when his van overturned near the Royal Estate.

Read more

A main road has been closed after a lorry overturned.

Read more

A film shot in one of the region's historic dockyards is set for cinemas this week.

Read more

More F-35 Lightning jets from RAF Marham are set to join the Royal Navy's flagship aircraft carrier.

Read more

Final arguments for and against controversial plans to build 600 homes at a medieval castle were heard at an "emotive" inquiry into the proposed development.

Read more

Junior school pupils and staff have been thanked for their efforts raising money to support wildlife in the fire-ravaged Australian bush.

Read more

A wanted man has been arrested along with two people suspected of assisting him.

Read more

Passengers are being warned not to travel to London by rail over two weekends when trains will be cancelled on part of the network.

Read more

A man has been arrested on suspicion of drug driving, possessing cannabis, possessing a lock knife and money laundering.

Read more

A mother-of-two whose life was saved by a kidney transplant has praised organ donation as the best thing anyone can do.

Read more

Plans for 600 homes near a medieval castle would only cause "moderate" or "minimal" damage to its setting, a public inquiry has heard.

Read more

Tributes have been left near the spot where a 20-year-old motorcyclist died in a crash.

Read more

A stranded killer whale highlights the polluted state of our oceans, a wildlife trust said today.

Read more

Two people have been taken to hospital, one in a serious condition, after a crash between two cars on the A10.

Read more

Proposals for 600 new homes would harm the historic landscape around a Grade I listed medieval castle and bring gridlock to already congested roads, a public inquiry heard.

Read more

Man in 20s killed in crash

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

A woman in her 50s is in custody after a collision in which a motorcyclist died.

Read more

Live Knights Hill public inquiry begins

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

A public inquiry into plans to build 600 homes near a historic castle begins today.

Read more

Children re-enacted an ancient tradition as they followed the plough through their village.

Read more

Work under way on improved A&E unit

Monday, January 13, 2020

Dropping off arrangements for patients will change while work is under way on a hospital's accident and emergency unit.

Read more

With the world's media gathering in Norfolk for the so-called Sandringham summit, here's what we know this lunchtime.

Read more

Well-wishers turned up in their hundreds this morning as the Queen attended a church service ahead of tomorrow's talks with Prince Harry and Meghan over their future relationship with the royal family.

Read more

A 73-year-old man died nine days after falling from a ladder at his home.

Read more

Escaped prisoner caught

Friday, January 10, 2020

An escaped prisoner has been caught by police.

Read more

Campaigners trying to stop "dangerous" parking which has been going on at a school since it opened, have told parents to put safety first when collecting their children.

Read more

A 25-year-old UEA student drowned after smoking cannabis, an inquest heard today.

Read more

Locals have been reassured that their driveways will not be ruined by an event aimed at celebrating a village's farming history.

Read more

An inquest into the death of a seaman who was crushed by a cargo hold has been adjourned.

Read more

An inquest into the death of a university student who drowned in a lake will start today.

Read more

A headteacher said his school is planning to launch "the biggest fund-raising event Norfolk has ever seen", to help those affected by the devastating fires in Australia.

Read more

The future of a major Norfolk training provider and its staff still hangs in the balance - with bosses unable to make a "cast iron guarantee" if a buyer is not found.

Read more

Lines on one of the region's main train routes have reopened following a fatality on the track.

Read more

When a community music group received an email from the USA with the promise of almost £400,000, there was one thought - scam.

Read more

For the homeless, every day is difficult, however winter is by far the most challenging time of the year.

Read more

Live ammunition found in museum

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Fifteen bullets were taken from a museum and destroyed after they were found to be still live.

Read more

A McDonald's branch is being monitored by environmental health officers, three weeks after video footage showed a rat in its dining area.

Read more

A man has been cleared of performing a lewd act and exposing himself in a busy nightclub.

Read more

The chief executive of a housing association is retiring almost 14 years after helping to launch it.

Read more

Police have been patrolling in a Norfolk community this morning as they hunt for a wanted man.

Read more

A vehicle upholstery business has seen its plans to build an extension on its workshop approved despite concerns of "significant noise" from people living nearby.

Read more

People living near a village playground say they are disappointed to see equipment damaged after it was targeted in an arson attack.

Read more

A four-day public inquiry will decide whether 600 homes can be built on the outskirts of King's Lynn. Here's all you need to know.

Read more

Power cut hits hundreds of homes

Monday, January 6, 2020

Hundreds of homes have been without power this morning because of a fault on the network.

Read more

Children's playground set on fire

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Firefighters have been called into action after arsonists targeted a children's play area.

Read more

A film adaptation of a much-loved Dickens classic could bring a big screen boost to tourism for the town used as part of its backdrop.

Read more

Couple attacked near bus station

Friday, January 3, 2020

A man and a woman were set upon in a town centre attack.

Read more

Electrical goods, jewellery and cosmetics were stolen in a burglary.

Read more

Archaeologists are set to take samples from an ancient quay as part of a special heritage project.

Read more

People are being asked not to visit a Norfolk hospital as it grapples with a flu outbreak.

Read more

Police seized a delivery van after its driver tried to give them someone else's details.

Read more

Two women are set to appear in crown court charged with a string of offences.

Read more

Two shoplifters stole footwear, clothing and perfume worth more than £1,500 in less than an hour, a court was told.

Read more

Liquidators have been unable to confirm whether any of the £12m debt accumulated by a Norfolk construction firm will be repaid to its creditors.

Read more

Tributes have been paid to a man in his 20s who died in a car crash on New Year's Eve.

Read more

A 24-year-old woman found slumped at the wheel of her car had been drink and drug driving, a court was told.

Read more

A drink driver was arrested less than 30 minutes into the New Year after they overturned their car.

Read more

Man in 20s dies in crash

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

A man has died following a collision between a car and a van on the B1145.

Read more

The 2010s were an eventful decade for the Royal Family, from weddings, milestones and a jubilee to an abundance of royal babies.

Read more

A popular town centre pub and eatery is set to close just over two years after it opened.

Read more

Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra are topping a varied 2020 bill of events at Sandringham.

Read more

OBE for Queen drummer Roger Taylor

Saturday, December 28, 2019

Queen's drummer Roger Taylor has been recognised in the New Year Honours list.

Read more

Thousands will flock to Sandringham to see the Queen and her family as they attend a Christmas Day church service today.

Read more

A man has suffered "serious injuries" in a fight.

Read more

A man in his 70s remains in hospital in what is described as a serious condition after a collision involving three vehicles.

Read more

The Queen will acknowledge the "bumpy" path the royal family and the nation has experienced over the past 12 months in her Christmas Day message.

Read more

Updated Serious three-vehicle crash closes part of A47

Monday, December 23, 2019

Part of the A47 has reopened after a serious collision.

Read more

Drivers swerve drunk man kicking cars

Monday, December 23, 2019

Drivers swerved to a avoid an "intoxicated" man who was kicking passing cars.

Read more

The Duke of Edinburgh is being looked after "very well" in hospital, his oldest son the Prince of Wales has said.

Read more

Will Prince George and Princes Charlotte steal the show at Sandringham on Christmas Day?
That's the question Royal watchers will be asking as thousands flock to Norfolk to greet the Queen and her family as they attend church on December 25.

Read more

Ever wondered how the Queen and her family spend Christmas Day? Here's what we know.

Read more

Can you help us find these unwanted dogs a forever home this Christmas?

Read more

Prince Philip has been admitted to hospital as the Queen arrived in Norfolk for the royals' Christmas break.

Read more

As the Queen arrived in Norfolk to begin her festive break, it emerged her husband, Prince Philip, had been admitted to hospital.

Read more

The emergency services have been called to a crash between a lorry and two cars in west Norfolk.

Read more

Can you help our hungry hedgehogs?

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Animal lovers at an RSPCA hospital are appealing for donations of dog food - because the hundreds of hedgehogs they are caring for are munching their way through 100 tins a day.

Read more

Customers of a failed travel firm will all be refunded, it was claimed today.

Read more

Police seize hundreds of cannabis plants

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Police have smashed a major cannabis growing operation in the Fens.

Read more

A travel firm has ceased trading leaving hundreds owed money they have paid for holidays.

Read more

A new Shakespeare history-mystery played out as plans for a theatre where it is thought he once performed were presented to councillors.

Read more

Despite topping the league on the pitch, the food hygiene standards at King's Lynn Town FC have been in the relegation zone for some time, however fans can now feel more comfortable after a food hygiene inspection awarded the club a four rating.

Read more

Passengers face major disruption on one of the main rail routes into London after a person was hit by a train.

Read more

A restaurant's management team has pledged to improve after a food hygiene inspection saw it awarded a two-star rating.

Read more

The Queen might be a little more relieved than normal as the state opening of Parliament draws to a close.

Read more

News in Your Town

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Most Read

Featured Pages

Latest from the EDP

Listen to the latest weather forecast