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Thursday, May 26, 2022

£26k donation to Papworth in memory of businessman

The family of a businessman has handed over more than £26,000 raised in his memory. David McGuffog, who set up Bourne Blinds in 1977, died...

Hospice flower power on TV

A flower power fundraising event for a West Norfolk charity has been featured on national television. The ITV Good Morning Britain cameras this week visited...

Colleagues turn to pedal power for the Benjamin Foundation

Seven cyclists are turning to pedal power next month riding around 450 miles in five days to raise money for charity.  The ride is the...

New group for amputees

A new group is being launched in King’s Lynn next week to support people who have undergone and amputation. Steel Bones will be holding a...

Plaque honours charity’s work and YLP readers are praised

West Norfolk charity which supports the homeless, the Purfleet Trust has been awarded a special plaque in recognition of its work during the pandemic. And...

Children won’t go hungry thanks to the community

Kind-hearted members of the West Norfolk community have pulled together to ensure local children don’t go hungry this Easter.  Norfolk County Council has not provided...

A well deserved community award for presenter Simon

A rare “contribution to the community” award has been presented to a popular local radio presenter. West Norfolk Mayor Harry Humphrey and Deputy Mayor Lesley...

QEH restrictions stay as Covid cases increase

Visiting restrictions will stay in place at King’s Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital following an increase in Covid cases. The hospital currently has 120 patients with...

Daughter’s poem captures the anguish of dementia

A donation from a Your Local Paper reader has touched the hearts of fundraisers. Alison Watson, of Downham Market, donated to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s...

Bawsey dog walk in aid of Tapping House

A charity dog walk in aid of The Norfolk Hospice, Tapping House has been planned for this weekend. The event, at Bawsey Country Park, will...