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Norfolk Wildlife Trust

With the half term week now upon us, we’ve put together a list of activities - both inside and out - families can enjoy over the next few days.

For 80 years, the Rotary Club of Lowestoft has been of service to the community locally and overseas – raising funds and carrying out charitable works.

One Norfolk headteacher has shared their moving account of how the funding crisis is hitting their school.

A harbour porpoise is believed to have been struck by a boat in Lowestoft’s harbour this weekend – making it the fourth marine mammal to die on Suffolk’s coastline in a week.

Waveney District Council

A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised for next week by OneLife Suffolk.

Record numbers made it an “awesome” weekend as a popular outdoor swimming pool reopened for the new season.


Hundreds of people took a step back in time and enjoyed a vintage festival as Lowestoft was transported to the 1940s.

Bob Collis

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Lowestoft Sport

Saturday, May 27, 2017
Premier League

The non-league football season maybe at a close, but how about tackling our non-league quiz?

Lowestoft Town chairman Gary Keyzor has promised an occasion to savour after Norwich City confirmed they will return to Crown Meadow this summer for their first pre-season friendly.

Lowestoft Town

High water level on Oulton Broad combined with wind direction produced choppy conditions that effected all classes of racing last week.

There was another bumper turn-out from Waveney Valley AC at race two of the Great Yarmouth 5-mile promenade series, which attracted a field of 367 in testing conditions.

United Kingdom

Four Phoenix Karate Black Belts moved on to the next stage of their careers after completing a grading on Sunday.

Carlton Colville

Lowestoft Events

With the half term week now upon us, we’ve put together a list of activities - both inside and out - families can enjoy over the next few days.

Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Latitude Festival is back in the beautiful surroundings of Henham Park in Suffolk this summer and we’ve got FIVE PAIRS of camping tickets to give away!

The pirate crews of The Devils Pea and the Mermaids Garter have climbed aboard the historic Lowestoft ship, Excelsior.

Stars from the world of stage and screen will perform at a charity show in Oulton Broad this weekend.

United Kingdom

A number of exciting films are set to hit the big screen at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft during the half term week.

Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

An indie-rock band will be visiting Norwich as part of a tour to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their platinum-selling debut album.

University of East Anglia

Multi-award winning music theatre group Threshold Theatre is staging the award-winning musical based loosely on Monty Python and the Holy Grail at Norwich Playhouse.


One of Norfolk’s oldest charities is to celebrate its 50th birthday with a ‘Golden Garden Party’.


With the half term week now upon us, we’ve put together a list of activities - both inside and out - families can enjoy over the next few days.

Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Sexual discrimination and strikes in a car factory are unlikely ingredients for a jolly stage musical.


Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

There were runs galore in the quarter-finals of the Bob Carter Cup on Sunday - with the three East Anglian Premier League survivors scoring over 1,200 between them.


A local running club has made a flying start to its first full year at its new home.

The annual North Walsham Sevens again attracted around 20 teams from near and far to the club’s Scottow base on Sunday.

George Shipley broke the Norfolk Cricket League record for the highest individual score when he smashed 270 not out for Bungay A, as the Division 4SE leaders piled up 419-9 against hapless Great Yarmouth A.

A 10-hour round trip from Norfolk to the SEIB Racehorse to Riding Horse qualifier in Somerset paid off for Diss-based Oliver Hood.


Norwich United have announced that their newly-formed U21 side will be playing in the First Division of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Premier Division

With Norfolk the current national Newton Trophy holders it was hoped to start the season with a win, but they went down to Northamptonshire on a day when windy conditions made play tricky.

The first places for Norfolk at the national finals have been decided in the fours competition .

Stars of Waveney

Friday, April 21, 2017

It was set up to celebrate real heroes from the community, and the annual Stars of Lowestoft and Waveney Awards are back for 2017.

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