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  • 11-year-old Tommy joins the circus

    11-year-old Tommy joins the circus

    24th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    An aspiring clown from Heacham has always wanted to join the circus and this week his dream to perform in the Big Top is coming true at the visiting Circus Mondao.

  • Upgraded cables for Hunstanton

    Upgraded cables for Hunstanton

    24th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    A team of twenty engineers is hard at work in Hunstanton replacing and upgrading the overhead cables.

  • Hunstanton crossing joy

    Crossing joy

    24th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    A campaign that began in 2008 finally come to fruition in Hunstanton on Monday 23rd February as work began on the installation of a crossing on Cromer Road creating a safe passage to the park.

  • Girls celebrate World Thinking Day

    Girls celebrate World Thinking Day

    23rd February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    Members of the Rainbows, Brownies, Guides, Rangers and Trefoil Guild that make up the Smithdon and Brothercross District in the Guiding Association met on Sunday 22nd February to mark World Thinking Day.

  • Smithdon Students donate £330 to the Foodbank

    Smithdon Students donate £330 to the Foodbank

    14th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    A non-uniform day at Smithdon School is the latest fundraising effort for the Foodbank organised by the School Council.

  • Phobbies Club welcomes the Queen

    Phobbies Club welcomes the Queen

    14th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    Welcoming Her Majesty on 5th February, Chairman of the friendly hobbies club for adults with physical disabilities Marguerite Wright introduced her to President Ann Butler and Vice-Chairman Cyril Critchett.

  • A CALM morning for Henry

    A CALM morning for Henry

    9th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    Visiting the CALM Support Group at St Edmund’s Church Hall on Saturday, Henry Bellingham MP met organiser Debra Sautner from Somerset Villa, Lenny Sayers from Rebecca Court and Andrew Morgan from Healthwatch.

  • MP digests Foodbank challenges

    MP digests Foodbank challenges

    9th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    On Saturday Henry Bellingham MP visited the Foodbank in Hunstanton and learned about the work of the Trussell Trust in a rural location.

  • Hunstanton Town Hall hosts Community Lunch

    Town Hall hosts Community Lunch

    4th February 2015 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    Braving the weather on Saturday, residents attended the first in a series of Community Lunches at Hunstanton’s Town Hall when soup and sandwiches were on the menu.

  • Localism?

    Localism?

    2nd February 2015

    At Thursday night’s full Borough Council meeting the issue of a new recreational facility for Hunstanton was raised, it is called Golf Football. “What is it?”, asked one of the two Conservative Ward Councillors for Hunstanton, clearly they hadn't an idea.

  • King’s Lynn Blackout

    King’s Lynn Blackout

    2nd February 2015

    On Thursday evening the lights went out over the town centre of King’s Lynn. They were out from about 6 until 8pm. The West Norfolk Borough Full Council meeting had to be moved for the first time in recent memory, having assembled as usual in the Town Hall, darkness struck as the pre-meeting briefing about the planning dispute at Lynnsport was being discussed. It was finished in the gloom of emergency lighting.

  • Three eyesores – and its all about the money

    Three eyesores – and its all about the money

    25th February 2014 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    There are three major redevelopment challenges in Hunstanton; the old garage site, positioned in St Edmunds Terrace, that has been provisionally sold to the homes developer McCarthy and Stone, and is subject to a lot more scrutiny and as yet has had no planning permission sought or granted.

  • Thornham Surgery for MP and County Councillor

    Thornham Surgery for MP and County Councillor

    19th February 2014 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    Thornham’s new Village Hall was the venue for the first joint surgery held by Henry Bellingham MP and County Councillor Richard Bird on Tuesday.

  • Londis customers support the Foodbank

    Londis customers support the Foodbank

    19th February 2014 - The following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    Four large trolleys full of donations were wheeled from Hunstanton High Street’s Londis Store to Hunstanton and District Foodbank after just four hours collecting on Saturday morning (15th February).

  • Coastal Community Resilience Plan up for review

    Coastal Community Resilience Plan up for review

    5th February 2014 - the following article is reproduced by kind permission of Town and Around

    After recent storms and the tidal surge, communities along the coast are being asked to share their local knowledge in updating the Communities Resilience Plan to ensure adequate measures are in place for future emergencies.

  • Hunstanton: Dismay at site progress

    Hunstanton: Dismay at site progress

    1st February 2012 - the following article is reproduced by kind permission of Lynn News

    CALLS have been made to find out the progress of a site earmarked for development for the last four years.

  • Teenagers go underground at Hunny

    Teenagers go underground at Hunny

    28th February 2008 - the following article is reproduced by kind permission of Lynn News

    A BOOST for youth is going great guns in Hunstanton with an appeal to raise funds for a new facility going from strength to strength.

  • Hunny new caravan park 'carve-up'

    Hunny new caravan park 'carve-up'

    22nd February 2008 - the following article is reproduced by kind permission of Lynn News

    SEAfront traders and residents are demanding council bosses explain the reasons behind plans for a new caravan park in Hunstanton, amid fears it could have a detrimental impact on the resort.

  • Line drawn under Hunny pier saga...

    Line drawn under Hunny pier saga...

    7th February 2008 - the following article is reproduced by kind permission of Lynn News

    TIME will no longer be spent dealing with repeated criticisms and legal challenges surrounding Hunstanton pier, West Norfolk Council has decided.

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