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Thursday, May 26, 2016
Barton Wanderers
The lovely sound of bat on ball is filling the Norfolk airwaves.

Matt Collinge and Rob Setchell were the star men as Brooke recorded an impressive 110-win over morning leaders Cromer to join them at the top of the Premier Division table.

Perkins Slade Lifetime Achievement Award winner Mike Denham (centre), of Harleston Magpies, at the England Hockey Awards 2016. Picture: Ravi Ghowry/England Hockey

Harleston Magpies stalwart Mike Denham has been recognised for his dedication to hockey with a national award.

United Kingdom
MCCA Unicorns Knockout Trophy. Norfolk (batting) vs Cumberland at Fakenham Cricket Club. At the crease is Lewis Denmark. Picture: Ian Burt

Norfolk fluffed their lines at Highfield Lawn as they squandered the chance to win their Minor Counties Unicorns Knockout Trophy group.

The EAPL table is starting to take shape.

Overseas star Chad Bowes finally made his first appearance of the season for struggling Fakenham on Saturday – and what a difference he made!

Alex Vincent
Snettisham continue to be the Norfolk League's early top-flight pacesetters. Picture: SUBMITTED

Great Yarmouth eased to a comfortable win against Denver in Division One of the Norfolk League.

Tim Porter

Columnists

Monday, May 23, 2016
Ireland
Sheffield Wednesday's Gary Hooper (right) celebrates scoring his teams fourth goal of the game with teammate Ross Wallace during the Sky Bet Championship match at Hillsborough, Sheffield.

It may have been a disappointing season for Norwich City players, but a few ex-Canaries are enjoying their extended campaigns, thanks to the play-offs.

Norwich City must look to the future and build around young players like James Maddison, says Ian Clarke.

Can you believe that we are just days away from the first anniversary of the play-off final at Wembley?

BBC
Ricky Martin, left, and former chief executive David McNally.

By the time you read this I suspect that there will be no aspect of this depressing season that hasn’t been thoroughly dissected in one of the plethora of post mortems available, most of which make excellent reading.

Jonny Howson of Norwich in action. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

It has been just over a week since Norwich City learned their fate – that they will be playing against the likes of Burton Albion, Wigan Athletic and, of course, the team we all love to hate, Ipswich Town, next season after relegation from the Premier League.

Norwich City
Wayne Hennessey of Crystal Palace and Timm Klose of Norwich in action during the Barclays Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267
09/04/2016

When considering where to strengthen ahead of City’s assault on the Championship, nothing has really changed from this time last year.

Norwich City

Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 21:56
Action from the King's Lynn Stars v Swindon Robins - Niels Kristian Iversen in heat 1. Picture: Matthew Usher.

King’s Lynn once again performed late heroics to snatch an Elite League point despite a 49-44 defeat against high-flying Wolverhampton at Monmore Green.

England's Ben Youngs goes over to score his side's third try during the Old Mutual Wealth Cup match at Twickenham Stadium, London. Picture: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire.

England have named Luther Burrell as the replacement for the injured Manu Tuilagi in their squad bound for Australia.

South Africa
Norfolk v Netherlands cricket in the Royal London Women's Championship Division Three. Emily Woodhouse batting for Norfolk. 
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Norfolk gave a good account of themselves against international opposition yesterday before suffering a six-wicket defeat in their latest Royal London Women’s Championship match.

Netherlands
Ben France took wickets for Norfolk on the first day of their match against Cambs. Picture: Denise Bradley

Norfolk let a decent position slip through their grasp on the first day of their opening Minor Counties Championship clash against Cambridgeshire at Wisbech.

France
Winners of the Women's Shield Final at the North Walsham Sevens. Pictured are Harwich and Dovercourt.

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Around 1,000 spectators enjoyed a feast of rugby at another hugely successful North Walsham sevens tournament.

Norwich City

Yesterday, 10:06
Kyle Lafferty
Northern Ireland's Conor Washington (left) celebrates with team-mate Kyle Lafferty (centre) after scoring his side's second goal during the International Friendly at Windsor Park, Belfast. Picture: Niall Carson/PA Wire

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

(Left to right) Barnsley's Lloyd Isgrove, caretaker manager Paul Heckingbottom and Marc Roberts celebrate with the trophy after winning the Sky Bet League One Play-Off Final at Wembley Stadium, London. Photo: Nigel French/PA Wire.

Adam Hammill is hoping interim boss Paul Heckingbottom is rewarded with a full-time contract after leading Barnsley to a second Wembley win of the season.

Norwich City
Nathan Redmond has played a key part as England U21s won the Toulon tournament. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

Nathan Redmond helped England Under-21s to Toulon Tournament glory last night as they beat hosts France 2-1 in Avignon.

Nathan Redmond
Keith Webb and his England players in training. Picture: FA/GETTY IMAGES

Ex-Norwich City coach Keith Webb is heading for the Rio Paralympics determined to help leave a legacy for future generations.

United Kingdom
Norwich City's promotion parade after winning the Division One title in 2004. Picture: James Bass

As Norwich City prepare for the Championship DAVID FREEZER looks at City’s previous second-tier successes.

Norwich

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Yesterday, 11:03
Norfolk v Netherlands cricket in the Royal London Women's Championship Division Three. Emily Woodhouse batting for Norfolk. 
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Norfolk gave a good account of themselves against international opposition yesterday before suffering a six-wicket defeat in their latest Royal London Women’s Championship match.

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Netherlands
Yesterday, 10:48
Ben France took wickets for Norfolk on the first day of their match against Cambs. Picture: Denise Bradley

Norfolk let a decent position slip through their grasp on the first day of their opening Minor Counties Championship clash against Cambridgeshire at Wisbech.

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France
Thursday, May 26, 2016
The lovely sound of bat on ball is filling the Norfolk airwaves.

Matt Collinge and Rob Setchell were the star men as Brooke recorded an impressive 110-win over morning leaders Cromer to join them at the top of the Premier Division table.

Read more
Barton Wanderers
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Perkins Slade Lifetime Achievement Award winner Mike Denham (centre), of Harleston Magpies, at the England Hockey Awards 2016. Picture: Ravi Ghowry/England Hockey

Harleston Magpies stalwart Mike Denham has been recognised for his dedication to hockey with a national award.

Read more
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