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Owner spared prison after dogs launch vicious attack against another

The owner of two Staffordshire bull terriers which attacked another dog and its owner on a footpath was today (Friday) given a suspended jail sentence at Lincoln Crown Court.

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Iliffe Media acquire KM Media Group

Iliffe Media acquire KM Media Group

Iliffe Media, publishers of the Lynn News and Fenland Citizen, has acquired the entire shareholding of Kent leading independent publisher, KM Media Group, which publishes nine paid-for and four free newspapers, including the Kent Messenger Series, the current Regional Press Awards Newspaper of the Year, and the Kentish Gazette, established in 1717.

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The crest above the entrance to King's Lynn Court in College Lane.

Outwell man in drink-driving crash was ‘ready to end own life’

A 46-year-old man from Outwell who crashed while under the influence of alcohol last month was “ready to end his life”, a court has heard.

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Susan and Martin Grimshaw.

SUPPORT OUR SHOPS: Animal feed is food of life for Martin

Martins Animal Feeds of Long Sutton

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Call to show Street Pride in Doddington

Call to show Street Pride in Doddington

Doddington residents are being given the chance to make a difference to their community by helping to launch the district’s latest Street Pride group tonight.

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Mal Jenkins with a collection of gollywogs for sale at her  Vintage Tea Shop in Market Place, Long Sutton.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG210417-101TW.

Complaint after cafe stocks ‘golliwogs’

The owner and customers of a Long Sutton cafe have defended its sale and display of golliwogs as “earning the community a little bit of pocket money”.

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Miniature Dachshunds stolen from a home in Upwell. Florence, the wire haired Dachshund. Photo: SUPPLIED.

Pet owner considering move after four dogs stolen from home in Upwell

A woman whose dogs were stolen from her home in Upwell has said her future in the village is now uncertain.

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Investigation launched after Wisbech fire

An investigation has been launched into a fire near Wisbech last night, which is thought to have been started deliberately.

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Four Dachshund dogs stolen during burglary in Upwell

An investigation has been launched after four dogs were stolen during a burglary in Upwell this week.

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HAPPIER DAYS: Bernice Williams with her arrangement at Lutton Flower Festival.

LUTTON DEATHS: Son found dad hanged, mum’s hidden body discovered by police two days later

An inquest heard today that the body of Lutton school teacher Bernice Williams (50) was found covered by “some old underlay” in a front room of her village home.

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Wisbech man thanks the medics who saved him 16 times

Wisbech man thanks the medics who saved him 16 times

A Wisbech man who had to be resuscitated 16 times in his own home has thanked the medical teams who helped him back to health.

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Wisbech Rotarians step up smoke alarm support

Wisbech Rotarians step up smoke alarm support

More residents will be kept safe from the threat of fire, thanks to a continuing partnership between fire service chiefs and Wisbech’s Rotary club.

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Wisbech man jailed for abusing former partner

Wisbech man jailed for abusing former partner

A Wisbech man who subjected his ex-partner to repeated violence and psychological abuse has been jailed for three years.

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JAILED: Mary Jane Taylor

Wife jailed for shooting husband

A Long Sutton woman who “catastrophically” injured her husband when she fired his shotgun was today (Tuesday) jailed for two years.

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Car ralley outside The Light in Wisbech to coincide with the launch of Fast and Furious 8 

Terry Tibbs in a 1951 Chevrolet Styleline

Car club teams up with Wisbech cinema for Fast and Furious rally

A Wisbech cinema hosted a car rally to coincide with the release of the latest chapter of the Fast and Furious film franchise.

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Don't forget to vote in local elections on May 4

UPDATE - West Norfolk MPs confirm intention to seek re-election

West Norfolk’s current MPs have today confirmed their intention to stand again at the forthcoming general election.

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Dana Garkavaya and Sean Portass outside The Old Ship Inn, now The Ship, London Road, Long Sutton, which opened with a live music weekend over Easter.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG110417-150TW.

Pints flow again at new-look pub after renovation

Drinks are served again at a 17th century Long Sutton pub after an eight-month project to renovate it.

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Police appeal

New drive to reduce speeding on Norfolk and Suffolk roads

Police have launched a fresh initiative against speeding on the roads of Norfolk and Suffolk.

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Police appeal

BREAKING NEWS: Man charged with murder of Wisbech woman

A man will appear in court tomorrow charged with the murder of a Wisbech woman.

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Building fire in Sutton Bridge

Firefighters from Long Sutton and Spalding attended a building fire on Bridge Road, Sutton Bridge, today (Friday).

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