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Action from the Cyclo-Cross league, first round at CITB Bircham. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Riders in round one of the Norfolk Summer Cyclo-cross Series were greeted with weather more akin to the middle of winter – the traditional time for cyclo-cross racing.

Ashley Morris in heat four. Picture: Ian Burt

Lynn ripped Lakeside apart tonight but suffered damage of their own as two riders were injured during their season opener.

Harleston Magpies celebrate winning the Premier A title in the East Men's League. Picture: Pate Leate

Harleston Magpies cruised to a 6-0 victory over Felixstowe to clinch the East League title – and secure a return to the National League set-up.

Will Stars fans be celebrating come the end of the season? Picture: MATTHEW USHER

King’s Lynn Stars begin their latest top-flight campaign this evening when they host Lakeside Hammers.

Norfolks Mini Red U7 boys travelled to Hertfordshire to play in a regional event. Pictured, from left, is coach Thoma Lavis, Jayden Durham, Ted Derisley, Stanley Birchall, Charlie Jones, Charlie Bussell, Oscar Webster and coach Ann Nicholls.

Norfolk’s Mini Red under-seven girls and boys travelled to Batchwood in Hertfordshire to play in a regional event, comprising of 10 counties.

England's Ben Youngs is tackled by Scotland's Tommy Seymour during the RBS Six Nations match at Twickenham, London. Picture: Mike Egerton/PA Wire.

England team-mate Mike Brown believes Norfolk’s Ben Youngs has stepped up as a leader for his country ahead of this autumn’s home Rugby World Cup.

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Norfolk Sea Angling Festival organiser Elaine Roe with John Brown of Southampton, who is pictured with a 2lb cod - the biggest fish of the competition - caught off Sheringham beach. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

A new sea angling festival held on the north Norfolk coast has been hailed a success.

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Tony Dickerson.

There will be a minute’s silence before all Anglian Combination matches on Saturday following the death of the league’s president, Tony Dickerson.

Action from King's Lynn Town v Blyth Spartans - Lynn's Henry Eze screams after the 3 goal. Picture: Matthew Usher.

It’s hard to assess where the Linnets first developed the soft centre that continues to undermine their quest for progress.

Dereham Town FC v AFC Sudbury.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Dereham recorded a fine victory against Jamie Godbold’s high-flying side which kept alive their play-off hopes.

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