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Blues squander two-goal lead to leave Redditch empty-handed

With no first team fixture last Saturday, Kirkley & Pakefield made a quick return visit to Trafford Park on Tuesday evening after last week's 3-2 defeat in the FA Cup, this time for a Thurlow Nunn Premier Division League match.

Lowestoft Town boss Jamie Godbold paid tribute to the club's loyal supporters after watching his side record their first win of the season.

Kirkley and Pakefield bowed out of the FA Cup on Wednesday evening after losing a hard-fought replay at Trafford Park 3-2.

Lowestoft Town got their Southern Premier Central campaign up and running with a well deserved 1-0 win over St Ives at Crown Meadow on Tuesday night.

Lowestoft were desperately unlucky to come away from their opening game of the season without a point after dominating the second period and carving out several good opportunities before losing 2-1 at Hednesford.

Lowestoft Town boss Jamie Godbold believes his squad are in excellent shape ahead of the opening fixture in Southern League Premier Central.

A glorious sunny afternoon greeted the new Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division season at Walmer Road last Saturday, with Kirkley & Pakefield entertaining Hadleigh United.

As the final day of the national championship for powerboat racing comes to a close today, it's safe to say the sport made a splash.

Great Yarmouth Town have brought goalkeeper Elvijs Putnins back to the club on the eve of the new Thurlow Nunn League campaign.

Lowestoft Town took the derby honours in Tuesday night's pre-season friendly against Gorleston at Emerald Park.

A youth football festival which has taken place at Ipswich's Portman Road since 2011 is coming to Lowestoft.

Lowestoft Town gave a visiting Ipswich Town Under-23 side an excellent run for their money on Wednesday evening before going down 2-1 in a pre-season friendly.

Pre-season preparations are continuing for Lowestoft Town as they gear up for the new BetVictor Southern Premier Central league campaign, which starts with an away match at Hednesford Town on Saturday, August 10.

A good workout saw 20 different Lowestoft Town players - including seven trialists - impress during a 9-0 pre-season friendly victory over Norwich CBS.

With less than a month to go until the new football season kicks off, Lowestoft Town FC have discovered who they will face in the upcoming campaign.

Four talented Waveney roller-skaters travelled to Kettering for the British Figure and Free Skating Championships.

It may just be the start of July, but Lowestoft Town's footballers are already working hard ahead of the new season.

Kirkley & Pakefield have announced Gary McGee as their new first team manager.

Aspiring footballers are being offered greater opportunities as two leading organisations are set to team up ahead of the new season.

Lowestoft Town FC have signed talented goalkeeper Luis Tibbles ahead of the new campaign.

A young gymnast is riding the crest of a wave after enjoying medal success at a trio of national championships.

Attacking midfielder Dylan Williams has confirmed he will be playing for Lowestoft Town next term, leaving manager Jamie Godbold in a good place heading into pre-season.

Mark Willis has stepped down as manager of Kirkley and Pakefield to take on a new challenge in the Middle East.

Lowestoft Town have shown their faith in injured striker Kieran Higgs by handing him a new two-year deal.

The 2019 edition of the staged cycle race got under way from Beccles this morning.

Olympic medallist Anthony Ogogo insists he will get his world title success one day - even if it won't come in the boxing ring following his retirement from the sport.

The Lowestoft and District Tennis championships took place at the Denes Oval over a period of a week, culminating in a glorious sunny day for the finals.

The Great British Cycling Festival comes to Norfolk this June, offering fun, free activities and everyone is invited to share in the action of this exciting spectacle.

Rookery Park Golf Club's Ladies' Championship was held over two days in a 36 hole format.

Lowestoft Town FC will be holding a series of trials next month for aspiring footballers who are interested in joining the club's academy.

Lowestoft Town midfielder Rossi Jarvis has committed his future to the club for another season.

Lowestoft Town's squad for the 2019-20 campaign is taking shape nicely, with 13 players already committed to the cause.

Lowestoft Town FC legend Adam Smith has penned a special message to the fans and all at the club who have helped him to create "great memories" over the past decade.

Kirkley & Pakefield held their annual player of the year presentation night at a well attended Ivy House Country Hotel.

Kirkley & Pakefield put in a splendid performance in their final match of the season, with striker Cameron Russell scoring all four goals in a 4-2 win which sealed fifth place.

A season full of highs and lows ended with Lowestoft Town sealing a comfortable win over bottom club Bedworth United to finish 14th in the table.

Easter Monday afternoon saw Kirkley & Pakefield record a narrow win at relegated Framlingham Town in their penultimate game of the season.

"I am going to miss football massively - if circumstances were any different I am sure I would have carried on."

Lowestoft Town made it two wins in the space of four days to move up to the heady heights of 16th in the table.

Lowestoft Town needed just one point to confirm their step three status for next season - but they took all three from a pulsating five-goal thriller.

Last Saturday's match in the Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division saw Kirkley & Pakefield travel to play second bottom Long Melford.

With most dinghies choosing to race on Saturday and most keelboats on Sunday, the two days had a very different feel to them at Waveney & Oulton Broad Yacht Club.

Lowestoft Town's first ever Southern League double, secured after a 3-1 win at Hitchin, gave the Trawlerboys their third successive away win and, more importantly, went a long way to guaranteeing survival.

Local football

Kirkley & Pakefield claimed a narrow win in their penultimate home game of the season at a murky and rainy Walmer Road.

Lowestoft Town still have some work to do to confirm their league status after an unwelcome set of results at the weekend.

Local football

Lowestoft Town missed out on a place in the CSS Challenge Cup Final after conceding two late goals at Stratford on Tuesday night.

Chris Lakey rounds up the events at Gorleston, King's Lynn, Loch Neaton, Lowestoft and Thetford

Lowestoft Town will be bidding to clinch a place in the final of CSS League Challenge Cup on Tuesday evening.

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Fri, 07:58

With no first team fixture last Saturday, Kirkley & Pakefield made a quick return visit to Trafford Park on Tuesday evening after last week's 3-2 defeat in the FA Cup, this time for a Thurlow Nunn Premier Division League match.

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Blues squander two-goal lead to leave Redditch empty-handed

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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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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Kirkley and Pakefield bowed out of the FA Cup on Wednesday evening after losing a hard-fought replay at Trafford Park 3-2.

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