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Friday, July 20, 2018

Charity founder praised

The founder of a West Norfolk charity has been recognised by the Prime Minister. Nikki Scott, of North Lynn- based Scotty’s Little Soldiers will receive...

Red Wellies boost

Fundraising students from King’s Lynn Academy have helped to boost a West Norfolk charity. Students organised a variety of events and raised £809 for the...

Snail race raises cash for appeal

A Three Holes couple has raised just over £1,000 towards a hospital’s wheelchair appeal. Edward and Carol Mannning have contributed towards the success of the...

GALLERY: Sunshine run success

Around 50 charity runners took part in a 10K fundraising trail run/walk at Wallington Hall Estate last Sunday. The event at South Runcton, looks set...

Evie has her long locks snipped to help others

A 10-year-old girl has donated  more than 17 inches of her hair to a charity which provides wigs for children with hair loss. Evie Lester,...

Helping Parkinson’s with a big donation

Soroptimist International of King’s Lynn presented Parkinson’s UK with a donation of £1,465 when the charity paid a visit recently. The club raised funds with...

Rotarian Ron, 87, takes to the road

Rotarian Ron Jackson said it was difficult to describe the “enthusiasm and ingenuity” of fellow participants in a marathon road trip. Mr Jackson, 87, of...

Pupils help tackle food waste

Youngsters in Downham Market have been helping their school cut down on food waste. Children at Hillcrest Primary School worked with experts at Norfolk County...

Belinda swims away the pain for Scotty’s

Swimming 20 lengths of a pool may be easy for some, but not for one Downham Market woman. Belinda Stacey, 37, has  ME (myalgic encephalomyelitis)...

Digging in to help school

A team of 11 volunteers from a King’s Lynn business donned paint brushes and tools to help give a school allotment a makeover. Staff from...