Latest News in Sprowston

Meet our own rocking Helles Belle
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Meet our own rocking Helles Belle

Jul 13, 2022

4 mins read

Wildfire warning as temperatures soar
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Wildfire warning as temperatures soar

Jul 13, 2022

3 mins read

Wreck of historic royal ship discovered off our coast
Jun 10, 2022 7 mins read
Wreck of historic royal ship discovered off our coast

The wreck of one of the most famous ships of the 17th century – which sank 340 years ago while carrying the future King of England James Stuart – has been discovered off the coast of Norfolk in the UK, it can be revealed.

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May 25, 2022 2 mins read
Council move is on the Horizon

Broadland District Council looks as though it will be off to a new home after councillors voted in favour of buying the Horizon building (pictured) on Broadland Business Park.

Successful start for recycling scheme
May 11, 2022 2 mins read
Successful start for recycling scheme

Broadland residents have played a role in the early success of a new kerbside recycling scheme.

Dances from the movies
Apr 29, 2022 1 min read
Dances from the movies

Dancers from across north Norfolk, including Aylsham and Wroxham, will be taking part in a stage show featuring routines from famous movies.

“These people could be us”
Apr 13, 2022 4 mins read
“These people could be us”

When Darren Ward saw what was happening in Ukraine following the Russian invasion he knew he wanted to do something to help.

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Feb 18, 2022 2 mins read
Storm set to batter Norfolk

Norfolk is bracing itself for the arrival of Storm Eunice, with winds of up to 80mph set to hit the county.

Shows Are Just The Ticket
Feb 17, 2022 3 mins read
Shows Are Just The Ticket

A comedy romp set in north Norfolk is one of the highlights of the new season put on by Norwich Theatre this spring.

Thass suffun wuff seein
Jan 11, 2022 3 mins read
Thass suffun wuff seein

Twenty five years is a long time, hintut?
And that is precisely how long Norfolk’s beloved Nimmo Twins have been entertaining us.

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Dec 16, 2021 2 mins read
Grants available to hospitality sector

Hospitality businesses in Broadland will soon be able to claim up to £1,000 for loss of revenue due to the effects of the Omicron variant of covid-19.

Festive pier show is a cracker
Dec 8, 2021 3 mins read
Festive pier show is a cracker

Variety is the spice of life – and Cromer Pier’s Christmas show is also giving us a bonus covid “booster” this Christmas.

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Dec 1, 2021 1 min read
Omicron case confirmed in north Norfolk

One of the eight cases of the new Omicron covid-19 variant announced yesterday has been confirmed as being in north Norfolk.

Ready for your close-up?
Aug 31, 2021 2 mins read
Ready for your close-up?

Fancy your five minutes on the silver screen?
Well you could have your chance as a new film being shot in Sheringham is looking for extras.

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Aug 18, 2021 1 min read
Man questioned over charity shop theft

Police investigating two burglaries at a Sprowston charity shop can confirm a man has been identified following a CCTV appeal.

Sean’s going home after covid ordeal
Jul 26, 2021 3 mins read
Sean’s going home after covid ordeal

Sean Hunte has spent almost the whole of 2021 in hospital after suffering serious covid-19 complications. And now, after 203 days in the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, he has left hospital to continue his recovery at home.