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The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix Preview.

F1

Lowestoft Railway Indoor Bowls Club rounded off the season with the two day Easter Tournament, sponsored by brewers Coors.

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its take on the latest Formula 1 news ahead of the 2017 Russian Grand Prix.

Norwich

Lowestoft Town finished the season in style with a well deserved two goal victory over Harrow Borough.

Lowestoft Town boss Ady Gallagher admits the Blues can’t afford to let their first team budget decrease any further next season.

Andrew Fisk

Waveney Roller Skating Club entered the FARS National figure and free skating competition in Kettering and returned home with three medals.

A mouth-watering combat event takes place at the Ocean Room, Gorleston on Sunday with the staging of Combat Night 101.

Southwold Rugby Club hosted its inaugural Under-21/University Returners Festival on Easter Sunday.

Disappointing Easter for Waveney FC

Friday, April 21, 2017

Waveney had a disappointing Easter, suffering two home defeats to slip down to fifth in the Anglian Combination Premier Division table.

Premier Division

Kensington Gardens Bowls Club in Lowestoft opens its greens tomorrow for the start of the outdoor season and welcome members old and new to an open drive, starting at 2pm.

Kirkley & Pakefield were unable to make it two home wins in the space of three days on Easter Monday after failing to build on a brilliant opener from Ross King against Stanway Rovers.

Ross King

Lowestoft Town boss Ady Gallagher was “thrilled” with his side’s display as the Blues took the derby honours on Easter Monday at Leiston.

Velo Club Baracchi riders continued their early season with success in the Easter events with podium finishes, personal bests and a team prize.

Cambridge

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you their 2017 Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

F1

There was a dramatic finish in this Suffolk derby with three late goals in a feisty affair that saw referee George Laflin produce eight yellow cards and dismiss Leiston boss Glen Driver from the dug-out.

Injury-ravaged Lowestoft Town fell to a fourth successive defeat - but such were Ady Gallagher’s selection problems that he could only muster 11 players, with no substitutes.

Rory McAuley

Local bragging rights will be up for grabs on the east coast on Monday as Great Yarmouth Town head to rivals Gorleston with more than a strong gust of wind in their sails.

At one stage it looked like today’s Ryman League Premier clash at home to Staines could be played amidst fears of a second consecutive relegation for Lowestoft Town.

Ady Gallagher

Waveney Valley Athletic Club increased their lead in the Suffolk Winter Cross Country League with another fine performance in the final fixture at Haverhill.

London

Lowestoft Road Runners held their annual awards night at Giardino Italian Restaurant, when top performances over the season were rewarded.

Sailors at Waveney & Oulton Broad YC enjoyed glorious weather for the Laser and Single-hander open meeting and the Lady Mayhew all-comers race.

Southwold Rugby Club is hosting an Under-21s festival on Easter Sunday, with teams from Colchester, Bury, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Woodbridge and Southwold taking part.

Bury

Close rivals Pentney arrived at Browston Hall for a crunch fixture at the top of the league.

Norwich

Lowestoft & Yarmouth Under-11s travelled to Holt for the second weekend of their mini festival.

Kirkley & Pakefield’s dismal away league form continued at the New Croft on Saturday with their eighth successive defeat on the road.

Diss Town

Making the most of the sunshine, 27 members of Lowestoft Road Runners raced at three different events on Sunday.

Norwich

It was the turn of the Under-11 and Under-12 teams in the Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League to enjoy a sun-drenched finals day at Emerald Park.

Waveney returned home with all three points after Andrew Hammersley headed home an 88th-minute winner.

A great week for Velo Club Baracchi included a new club record by Mark Richards at 25 miles and an impressive second place for Lucas He in the Diss CC open 25-mile medium gear event at Bressingham.

Lowestoft & Yarmouth held hosts Ely to 15-10 at half-time before sliding to a 48-17 defeat in their final match of the London 3NE season.

West Norfolk

Lowestoft Town were soundly beaten 5-1 by an impressive Merstham outfit at Crown Meadow on Thursday evening.

Close rivals Pentney arrived at Browston Hall for a crunch fixture at the top of the league.

Lowestoft Town entertain Merstham in the Ryman League Premier this evening as the Trawlerboys start the first leg of three games in the space of five days.

Harry Barker

Sailors at Waveney & Oulton Broad Yacht Club enjoyed glorious spring weather for the Laser and Single-hander open meeting on Saturday and the Lady Mayhew all-comers race on Sunday.

Injury-ravaged Lowestoft Town were well beaten by play-off chasers Dulwich Hamlet – and thankful to an inspired Jake Jessup for preventing an even bigger defeat.

Harry Barker

Waveney Roller Skating Club sent a team of eight skaters to the Federation of Artistic Roller Skating’s Spring Solo Dance event held at Haywards Heath in West Sussex.

Velo Club Baracchi rider Chris Womack won his age category with a time of 53:14 in the Stowmarket & District CC 20-mile open time trial.

Carlton Colville

After last week’s win over Caister, Waveney felt they had turned a corner with their home form – but more mistakes saw them lose to a well organised Acle United side.

Ten visiting Squibs from the Isle of Wight, Haven Ports, Waldringfield and Burnham travelled to Oulton Broad at the weekend to join 12 local boats for the Broadland Squib Regatta.

At the Bungay Festival of Running 15 members of Lowestoft Road Runners competed among a field of 372 which included 134 women, around the undulating course.

An under-strength, youthful looking Kirkley & Pakefield had the daunting task of travelling to play championship chasing Felixstowe & Walton, who were unchanged and fresh from their 6-0 midweek win over Gorleston.

Miguel Lopez

Sunday’s Bungay Festival of Running saw a good attendance from Waveney Valley AC, with just over two dozen members competing.

Lowestoft Town skipper Rossi Jarvis has been ruled out for the rest of the season.

Ady Gallagher

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you their 2017 Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix preview.

F1

Lowestoft and Yarmouth’s slim chances of finishing outside the bottom two in London 3NE were finally snuffed out at Gunton Park on Saturday.

West Norfolk

Lowestoft Town’s eight-match unbeaten run came to an end at picturesque Merstham in a game which should have gleaned at least a point.

Rory McAuley

Chances of a play-off campaign may be drifting for Lowestoft Town but positivity is returning to Crown Meadow after a tough campaign.

Jake Jessup

There’s a real misconception around Anthony Ogogo that he’s more interested in his celebrity status than being a boxer.

Anthony Ogogo

Anthony Ogogo insists he will fight again and hasn’t given up on his dream of becoming a world champion.

Anthony Ogogo

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