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With Storm Dennis playing havoc with the region the players of both Needham Market and Lowestoft deserve the utmost praise for coping with the conditions and providing an entertaining closely fought 90 minutes.

Making defensive errors whilst playing the division's highest scoring attack is a recipe for disaster as Lowestoft found to their cost on Saturday with basic mistakes playing a big part in all of Bromsgrove's goal.

Lowestoft Town will be looking to bounce back on the road as they face two tough Southern Premier Central away trips in the next three days.

The road to Tokyo has become even closer for an aspiring Olympian.

Kirkley & Pakefield showed their resilience in grinding out a 1-1 draw against Haverhill Rovers after having their goalkeeper Jordan Smith carried off on a stretcher on 30 minutes after colliding with team-mate Ben George.

Lowestoft Town's three-match winning streak came to an end on Saturday, beaten by a strong Nuneaton Borough side who adapted to the conditions much better than the Trawlerboys.

Lowestoft Town made it three wins on the trot as they produced their best display of the season recording their second successive clean sheet as well.

It's been a good week for Lowestoft Town as they followed last Saturday's five goals with a six-goal spree against struggling Redditch United.

Kirkley & Pakefield's epic run to the last 32 of the Buildbase FA Vase fourth round came to an end last Saturday deep in the West Midlands at Sporting Khalsa with an extra time 2-0 defeat.

A strong wind and a heavy spongy surface gave attackers an advantage over defenders resulting in 90 minutes of thrills and goalmouth action.

Time is running out for Norwich City fans to get their hands on the final stickers to complete their albums - with the collectables set to come off the shelves in a matter of days.

Kirkley & Pakefield went down to a 2-1 defeat at Newmarket Town on Saturday afternoon.

Peter Wright believes his first PDC World Championship title is reward for never giving up after he defied the odds to beat Michael Van Gerwen 7-3 at Alexandra Palace.

Lowestoft boxer Craig Poxton has been forced to retire because of an eye injury.

In bitterly cold conditions and with a biting cross field wind Lowestoft Town and Rushall Olympic fought out a dour goalless draw in front of 340 frozen spectators.

Kirkley & Pakefield went down to a last minute winner thanks to Michael Brothers' strike as Brantham Athletic took a 2-1 victory over the Royals on Saturday.

It's been an excellent week for Lowestoft Town as the Trawlerboys earned six points and seven goals from their two fixtures.

Lowestoft Town manager Jamie Godbold has called on his players to maintain their good form over a busy festive period.

Lowestoft Town claimed an impressive 3-1 win at Hitchin Town in the BetVictor Southern Premier Central League last night.

Lowestoft Town travelled to leaders Tamworth in hope rather than expectation with their depleted squad.

Lowestoft Town manager Jamie Godbold is hoping his squad will be boosted by the return of three key players ahead of a busy schedule.

Kirkley & Pakefield eased to a 4-1 win over Godmanchester Rovers in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division last weekend.

Lowestoft Town's hopes of making it three wins on the trot were dashed even before they set off with both Josh Curry and Jake Reed dropping out ill from a squad already missing the injured Jack Wilkinson and suspended duo of Andrew Fisk and Jacek Zielonka.

Southwold maintain good form with narrow victory on the road

Waveney Valley Athletic Club's cross-country season got underway with the first fixture in the Suffolk Winter League fixture at Framlingham.

Last weekend saw a rare Friday evening league match for Kirkley & Pakefield when they travelled to play Walsham-le-Willows FC.

Waveney Valley Athletic Club's cross-country season got underway with the first fixture in the Suffolk Winter League fixture at Framlingham.

He will be remembered as a larger-than-life character who loved football and his family.

Lowestoft staged a late comeback to secure their first home win in the league since August as they came from behind to defeat Kings Langley 2-1 at Crown Meadow.

Lowestoft Town youngster Malachi Linton has signed a new two-year deal at Crown Meadow.

Lowestoft's busy November programme got off to a losing start last night when they went down 3-1 at Peterborough Sports in the Southern League Premier Central Division.

Kirkley & Pakefield are through to the third round of the FA Vase after a 2-1 win over Norwich United.

Waveney Valley AC member Kirsty Howe competed in the Brightlingsea Marathon in November last year and achieved a time of 6:21.17.

Lowestoft Town are poised for a hectic spell of fixtures, with six league games in the space of just 18 days.

Lowestoft Town fell at the first hurdle after the proverbial game of two halves.

Lowestoft Town striker Shaun Bammant says his recovery from a serious leg injury is being helped by the support he has received since sustaining the double break.

It was back to league action for Kirkley & Pakefield last Saturday with an away match against Ely City - and they put in a fine second half performance to win 5-1.

A touch of brilliance can often change the course of a game - as Lowestoft found to their cost when they went down 2-0 at home to Needham Market.

Lowestoft Town manager Jamie Godbold wants high standards to be maintained when his side host local rivals Needham Market this afternoon.

Hundreds of runners braved the drizzle on the Norfolk coast to cross the finish line for this year's East Coast Run.

Lowestoft Town picked up their first win in the league since August as they cruised to a 3-0 win over Stratford Town at the Arden Garages Stadium.

Lowestoft Town boss Jamie Godbold believes there's a lot more to come from Malachi Linton as the Blues look to fill the void left by Shaun Bammant's long term injury.

On a perfect Saturday afternoon for football at Walmer Road, Kirkley & Pakefield were in league action against Newmarket Town, who had lost only two league matches.

Two late goals from Jake Reed earned Lowestoft Town the derby spoils in Tuesday night's Suffolk Premier Cup tie with Kirkley & Pakefield at Walmer Road.

Lowestoft Town crashed out of the FA Cup third qualifying round when they went down 2-1 at home to Carshalton Athletic.

A serious injury to Shaun Bammant has cast a long shadow over Lowestoft Town's exciting FA Cup third qualifying round tie against Carshalton Athletic on Saturday.

A serious injury to striker Shaun Bammant cast a shadow over Lowestoft's visit to Rushall Olympic.

An injury to new signing Sean Perfect took the shine off an excellent victory for Kirkley & Pakefield at Walmer Road on Saturday.

Lowestoft Town are just two wins away from a potential clash with a Football League club in the FA Cup - but of more pressing concern is their poor run of form in the Southern League Premier Central Division.

Jamie Godbold had the luxury of a full squad to choose from for this FA Cup second qualifying round tie and after a cagey first half they really produced the goods to defeat their near neighbours.

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Talented Aussie youngster Charlie Smith is used to playing his rugby for one the country's leading clubs - but that hasn't stopped him trying his luck in London Division Three North East.

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Friday, February 18, 2011

MORE than 50 girls from Waveney Youth FC's U8, U10, U12, and U14 girls teams, came to say thanks to Stuart Larter, representing Birds Eye Lowestoft, who kindly presented a cheque of £1000 to demonstrate the company's commitment to the local community and their keenness to assist the development of girls' football in the area.

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

Lowestoft Town's scheduled home match against Halesowen Town on Saturday (December 22) has been postponed.

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Friday, September 14, 2018

The 23rd staging of the Lowestoft Scores Race, which took place on Sunday, had a record number of entries as 306 runners - up from last year's 255, tackled one of the region's toughest events.

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