Latest News in Sprowston

It’s the icing on the cake for Sophie
Sprowston

It’s the icing on the cake for Sophie

Apr 12, 2024

2 mins read

From zero to heroes!
Sprowston

From zero to heroes!

Apr 12, 2024

3 mins read

Choose your fruity favourite
Mar 13, 2024 2 mins read
Choose your fruity favourite

Never mind flowers and chocolates, youngsters at Sprowston Infant School know the way to your loved-one’s heart is through crumble! The […]

Making beautiful music from waste
Mar 13, 2024 2 mins read
Making beautiful music from waste

A local musician is banging the drum for recycling, using unwanted wood to make beautiful musical instruments. A keen drummer, and […]

Pupils get the power on first electric bus
Feb 15, 2024 2 mins read
Pupils get the power on first electric bus

Local pupils enjoyed a VIP trip when their school became a special bus stop for one of Norwich’s first electric buses. […]

Work to start on community hub
Feb 15, 2024 2 mins read
Work to start on community hub

Work is about to start on the refurbishment of the former Viking pub, turning it into a new community centre for […]

Building job sparks idea for novel
Jan 15, 2024 2 mins read
Building job sparks idea for novel

A building job repairing a row of National Trust cottages which had been destroyed by fire has inspired a Sprowston bricklayer to write a second novel.

A special thank-you made Ray’s day
Dec 8, 2023 1 min read
A special thank-you made Ray’s day

It was an emotional and proud day for Sprowston resident Ray Parke L’dH when he was presented with a thank-you medal from the people of the Netherlands.

Soprano takes centre stage
Jun 20, 2023 2 mins read
Soprano takes centre stage

A Wroxham-based soprano will be taking centre stage at a special concert in Norwich at the weekend.

Enjoy a dog day afternoon
Apr 26, 2023 2 mins read
Enjoy a dog day afternoon

May 1 will be a BARK holiday this year as pooches will be going on parade at the Overstrand Fun Dog Show.

New training centre will help county build for the future
Mar 24, 2023 2 mins read
New training centre will help county build for the future

A new centre to train people for work in the construction section has been officially opened in Hellesdon.

Will’s offering a treat that money can’t buy
Mar 17, 2023 2 mins read
Will’s offering a treat that money can’t buy

A day at a motor-racing event is on a lot of people’s wishlists, although tickets can be well out of the range of a lot of fans.

Terry’s voice is helping to save lives
Feb 15, 2023 2 mins read
Terry’s voice is helping to save lives

Online busking has paved the way for a Sprowston singer to raise more than £1,000 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

New mental health project is launched in town
Feb 6, 2023 2 mins read
New mental health project is launched in town

An initiative to offer free mental health training to community groups and small businesses is being launched in Aylsham.

Troshers feel the squeeze
Feb 3, 2023 1 min read
Troshers feel the squeeze

Are you retired and find you have completed all the odd jobs around the home and are wondering what you can do to keep active, meet people and get out of the house?

5,000 download bins app
Jan 18, 2023 2 mins read
5,000 download bins app

Almost 5,000 residents have downloaded Broadland District Council’s bin collection app since it launched last month. The app keeps people informed […]