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  1. New manager to take control of expanding heritage lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 18 | Eastern Daily Press

    Hugh Harkett , managing director of North Norfolk Railway, joins Trevor Eady, the line's general manager, and Councillor Tom FitzPatrick, leader of North Norfolk District Council, for the ceremonial ribbon-cutting at the opening of Sheringham station's new extension. Andrew Munden is currently operations and safety director at Chiltern Railways and will replace the retiring Trevor Eady in the new year.


  2. Norwich Northern Distributor Road could 'obliterate' HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 13 | Eastern Daily Press

    As work continues on the Norwich NDR, council leader George Nobbs unveils one of the new scheme boards near Postwick. PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY Fears have been voiced that the largest local authority-led road construction project in the country could wipe Holt off the map.


  3. Tourism creates 1281 new jobs in North Norfolk in four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | Eastern Daily Press

    North Norfolk's popularity as a tourist destination is booming with day trippers and people enjoying 'staycations' boosting the region's economy. That's the verdict from the latest tourism report.


  4. Does Harry want a Norfolk estate because it's where Charles and Di...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Does Harry want a Norfolk estate because it's where Charles and Di were happiest? Prince hunts for A 3m countryside home in his 'happy place' where his parents were 'cheerful' Sources say privately Charles feels he is 'losing out yet again on his boys as they all gravitate towards Norfolk rather than his beloved Gloucestershire' Ever wondered what Prince Harry gets up to on a rare night in at Nottingham Cottage, his pretty two-bedroom home within the Kensington Palace compound? It turns out that alongside watching box-sets and having a beer, he enjoys leafing through glossy images of real beauties - property brochures featuring idyllic homes, that is, sent to him by top-tier estate agent Savills' country house department in Norfolk.


  5. North Norfolk bucks the national trend with improved GCSE resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Eight of the highest GCSE achievers at North Walsham High School. Pictured from left are: Howard Rooke, Milly Knowlden, Lydia Gibbs, Jodie Weller, Lizzie Skinner, Callum Hoy, Victoria Earp and Sarah Rigby.Picture: ANDY NEWMAN North Norfolk has bucked the national trend with many schools recording a dramatic increase in the percentage of pupils gaining A*-C for English and maths compared to last year.


  6. Drainage concerns prompt doubts over the development of 80 homes in HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    A question mark hangs over a proposed construction of more than 80 new homes in Holt amid fears the site could be at risk of flooding. Planning approval has been put on hold to allow more time for developer Norfolk Homes to resolve drainage problems on the Cley Road site.


  7. Capturing the true taste of Norfolk ... in a beer-washed cheeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Ferndale Cheeses launches its beer-washed Norfolk Tawny cheese. Left to right: Dairy farmer William Wales, brewer Mark Riches and cheesemaker Arthur Betts.


  8. Eleven things you won't want to miss at Holt FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Kicking off this weekend, the Holt Festival will run until July 31 and each day will see a different attraction take place in the town. From Joanna Trollope OBE discussing her adaptation of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility to Colin Cloud's world of deduction, there's a lot you won't want to miss at Holt Festival.


  9. Holt Town Council show support for Carnival revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    The team reviving a north Norfolk town's carnival is determined to prove the doubters wrong and restore it to its former glory. A fun day on August 14 at Holt will mark the return of the event to the town's social calendar for the first time in more than a decade.


  10. Jobs: There are over 100 medical and carer vacancies in Norfolk on Jobs24 right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Looking for work in the medical or carer sectors? There are currently 109 positions available across the county online at Jobs24. a The highest paid position available is for a full-time Residential Home Manager with previous experience working in elderly residential and dementia services.


  11. Business leader calls for 1000 new parking spaces in HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Jon Starling, managing director of local toy shop Starlings, made the comments as his store celebrates its 30th anniversary in the town. The store boss welcomed plans by the town council to develop more spaces on the edge of town centre but claimed more are needed.


  12. Friends and family remember north Norfolk schoolgirl Martha Seward on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    A poignant party is being held to celebrate the life of teenager Martha Seaward on what would have been her 18th birthday. Karen Seaward's 15-year-old daughter Martha was killed crossing the A148 near Sheringham Park in January 2014.


  13. Tom Youngs focused on forcing an England return after 'good conversation' with Eddie JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    England and British Lions rugby stars Ben and Tom Youngs open the newly completed extension to Holt Rugby Club. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE Forcing his way back into the England squad will be a major focus for Tom Youngs when he steps up his recovery from back surgery this summer.


  14. Halifax Jazz Fest lineup embraces trad jazz, R&B and 70s funkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    Lauryn Hill, multiple Grammy Award-winning R&B superstar, will be performing at the Halifax Jazz Festival this year. Main stage performers announced include multiple Grammy Award-winning R&B superstar and former Fugee, Ms.


  15. Julia Holter: Tiny Desk ConcertRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Julia Holter 's music exists in tiny universes, colliding in torch songs and bits of cosmic cabaret that are as reverent as they are perverse. The most minute details and the plainest words suddenly form a grandiose spectacle.


  16. Queen's birthday celebrations finish with a bang in CromerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Lighting of the Queen's 90th Birthday Beacon in Cromer at Warren Woods which started with a torchlit procession from the Parish Church to the Old Lookout on the East cliff. Pictured is Julie Matthews and Rose Werner.


  17. 'Why I love the B1110 Holt Road'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    It's probably not the most obvious choice. But when I was thinking about what I really love about our county then this road just sprang to mind.


  18. Video: Ben Youngs takes on Austin Healey in 'trick-kick challenge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Norfolk rugby star Ben Youngs has been demonstrating his kicking skills - to the amazement of his Leicester Tigers and England predecessor Austin Healey. The Cawston-born scrum-half took on Healey in a 'trick-kick challenge' for BT Sport Rugby ahead of Leicester's European Champions Cup quarter-final against Stade Francais on Sunday.


  19. New car park can light up HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Community leaders have welcomed the announcement that a new car park could be opened in Holt this summer amid fears a shortage of spaces is driving visitors and businesses away from the town. Holt Town Council this week voted unanimously in favour of creating its own development, with room for 82 vehicles, off the town's Cley Road after North Norfolk District Council refused to perform a U-turn on its decision not to invest in plans for a 385 space development in nearby Thornage Road.


  20. World Book Day: What links these famous authors to Norfolk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Evening News

    To celebrate World Book Day, we take a look at eight of the best authors and novels with connections to Norfolk. How many of these Norfolk links do you know about? Over the years, Norfolk has produced some incredibly talented writers and been a source of inspiration for some brilliant novels.