The beer barrels are in situ, the marquees are going up and even the weather forecast is looking perfect for Hardingham’s first beer festival. Starting this Friday evening at the village hall, between Dereham and Wymondham, the event takes inspiration from other popular local beer festivals offering drinkers the choice of 12 East Anglian ales and two ciders with live music on Friday and Saturday evenings.
A father who set up a crowd-funding page to replace his son’s life-saving nebuliser has reached his target in just eight hours but will carry on fundraising for a charity which supported them. Owen Watkinson, who lives in Attleborough, mislaid the nebuliser while picking up a new lawnmower from Argos in Dereham on Friday. He put the Nike bag containing it and an X-Box 360 on the ground to make room in his car but then somehow managed to leave the bag behind.
Heritage railway staff have been left distraught after vandals caused several thousands of pounds worth of damage to vintage carriages. Culprits broke into the locked carriages in sidings at the Mid Norfolk Railway’s Dereham station, picked up fire extinguishers and used them to smash windows inside and out leaving a sea of glass on the floor and seats. The heartbroken volunteers also found interior fittings broken and estimate it will cost them at least £20,000 to complete the repairs.
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Selecting a term
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Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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