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John Reed with his metal detector, who found a ring in a field in South Norfolk. Picture: Denise Bradley

Wealthy landowner’s gold mourning ring found in south Norfolk by metal sleuth

A ring belonging to a wealthy 16th- century Londoner and former Sheriff of Norfolk, who owned the land where Buckingham Palace now stands, has been found in a south Norfolk field.

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The Waveney Valley Community Archaeology Group has been awarded a grant to work with communities across the Waveney Valley on a First World War project

Project to uncover hidden First World War memorials across the Waveney Valley

A unique project to uncover hidden memorials to the First World War is set to be launched by Waveney Valley Community Archaeology Group following a £8,500 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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The Taylor family from Attleborough who have bought The Bear pub in the town in memory of their son Ryan.

Family to name Attleborough restaurant in memory of their “loving” Ryan

A family devastated by the loss of a much-loved son and brother with a “loving heart” who committed suicide are to open a new restaurant named in his memory.

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Drifter the horse.

Find Me a Family: Can you give Drifter a second chance in life?

World Horse Welfare Drifter is a two-year-old black cob filly who is looking for a loving new home with an experienced horseperson.

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Burglars break into south Norfolk home

Burglars carried out an untidy search of a Hempnall home after forcing open a rear window.

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South Norfolk Local Flavours Event at Bressingham. Jayne Bett Ridge from Tudor Bakehouse.
Photo by Simon Finlay.

That’s tasty! Showcase for fine South Norfolk flavours

We all know that there’s no such thing as a free lunch – but writing about South Norfolk’s fantastic produce seems a small price to pay for having eaten like royalty at a new event designed to bring the cream of the crop from the region’s producers to the marketplace.

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Live Music Project birthday party at Trestle Arts Base, St Albans

One year on, the Live Music Project will be celebrating its success with a party next Saturday, April 26.

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Tri-mendous effort by three-wheel rider at Diss cycling event

The fastest machine in the Diss 25-mile time trials was a tricycle.

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Relegation looming as Diss travel to leaders Eton Manor

Relegation could be all but confirmed for Diss in London One North tomorrow, as they travel to league leaders Eton Manor.

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London 1N: Depleted Diss thrashed by title chasers Westcliff

Diss travelled to high-flying Westcliff with a very weakened and depleted side that suffered a most humiliating and ultimately devastating league defeat.

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The new Diss Town manager, Mike Derbyshire. Picture: Nick Butcher

Diss Town’s new boss Derbyshire wants to keep club in Thurlow Nunn Premier Division

New Diss Town boss Mike Derbyshire’s immediate aim is to maintain the Tangerines’ Thurlow Nunn Premier Division status.

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The new Diss Town manager, Mike Derbyshire. Picture: Nick Butcher

Diss Town announce new boss

Mike Derbyshire is the new manager of Diss Town.

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Arsenal's Mesut Ozil. Picture: John Walton/EMPICS Sport

Wenger provides injury update on Mesut Ozil, Kieran Gibbs and Nacho Monreal ahead of Hull game

Arsenal’s record signing Mesut Ozil is likely play some part in Sunday’s Premier League clash against Hull but defender Kieran Gibbs will miss out, manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed.

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Daish carries forward

Preview: OAs coach expecting tough game against relegation-threaten Cinderford

Old Albanian head coach Andy Holloway is looking to add another relegation scalp to his haul this weekend when Cinderford travel to Woollams Playing Fields.

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Helen Durance completed the Marathon des Sables.

Striders conquers world’s toughest footrace, the Marathon des Sables

Helen Durance has vowed never to do the Marathon des Sables ever again after taking on and conquering the toughest footrace in the world.

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