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Month: June 2021

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Miles of smiles after West Norfolk trio’s driving achievement

Three West Norfolk men are reflecting on a memorable achievement after driving between Britain's most easterly and westerly points in the daylight of one day.Father and son Bob and Tom Hindry and their friend Charles Muff covered 676 miles between Ness Point in Lowestoft and Corrachadh Mòr in the Scottish Highlands.They chose June 21 to tackle the challenge - the longest day of the year. Having set off at 4.15am, […]

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No appointment necessary at vaccination bus in South Lynn on Saturday

People can get a first COVID-19 jab at a vaccination bus in South Lynn on Saturday.The NHS Community Health Team will be at St Michael's Academy in Saddlebow Road from 10am to 4pm.The walk-in clinic is for anyone aged 18 or older. No appointment is necessary.No appointment is needed to get a jab.The team asks people to bring their NHS number if they have it.Those not registered with a doctor […]

todayJune 30, 2021 1

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Runners urged to act quickly to grab place in GEAR 10K

Runners wanting to secure a place in this year's Asda Foundation GEAR 10K and Bespak Mini GEAR in Lynn need to act fast.The 10K run on Sunday, August 22, has a capacity of 3,000 - and only 300 places are left.Last year's event was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic so organisers are urging runners to register early to avoid missing out on the event's return.2019 Gear 10K (9793992)Also back […]

todayJune 30, 2021 2

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Car club ready to get back on the road

More than 90 treasured vehicles will be setting off from Downham, on Sunday, on one of the region’s favourite classic car rallies.After coming to an emergency stop last year, King’s Lynn Motor Club’s annual run is back on track and will again be raising money for Norfolk Accident Rescue Service.With owners keen to get behind the wheel again, it has attracted a full entry with cars coming from all over […]

todayJune 29, 2021 5

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Hospital building crisis must be solved, MPs warn new Health Secretary

Structural problems affecting Lynn's Queen Elizabeth Hospital must be fixed because current measures don't offer value for money, a group of MPs has warned.Seven Parliamentarians - from Norfolk, Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire - have signed a letter to the new Health Secretary, Sajid Javid, urging him to include the site in the Government's new hospital building programme.The move follows fears from some campaigners that progress made in the fight for a […]

todayJune 29, 2021 1

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Parents could claim £500 Covid payment if children are isolating

Parents may be able to claim a £500 government payment if their children are sent home to isolate.As coronavirus cases continue to rise there are increasing numbers of pupils being sent home from class, to spend 10 days indoors, because they have come into contact with a positive Covid-19 case.Official Department for Education figures show that around 172,000 children in England alone have had to self-isolate this month - the […]

todayJune 29, 2021 1

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How Stephanie is helping to restore people’s confidence after hair loss

A treatment which helps to disguise distressing hair loss is now available through a new beauty business based close to Lynn town centre.Stephanie Savage uses a cosmetic procedure called micropigmentation which makes alopecia less obvious and, she says, has changed the lives of many of her clients.Stephanie, 33, and a single mum of two, has set up Modern Hair Tech and Aesthetics at 10 Hair Salon, in Market Street, close […]

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