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Cllr Richard Bird's alternative view to the current local financial flooding solution

Currently a temporary solution of "voluntary" contributions is being implemented on Norfolk’s beaches between Hunstanton South and Wolferton Creek for the annual flood defence beach recycle, held up by the Environment Agency as a workable pilot.

20 January 2018

Community housing development

Community housing development

I’m Anna Clarke, Community Housing Delivery Officer, working with the Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk on a new development in Hunstanton.

12 January 2018

Hannah’s roses raise over £1600 for charity

Hannah’s roses raise over £1600 for charity

The charity Children with Cancer UK is to benefit from a nine-year-old Hannah Burton’s year of making paper roses.

12 January 2018

Hunstanton Football Club

Hunstanton Football Club

Hunstanton Football Club is pleased to announce that our new kit sponsor is Cameron Foreman from Foreman and Sons Ltd.

12 January 2018

Annual pageant at St Edmund’s

Annual pageant at St Edmund’s

Dressed as Magi, members of the St Edmund’s Hunstanton congregation re-enacted the visit and presentation of the gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh to the infant Jesus.

06 January 2018

Parish Clerk Janet Lake awarded the BEM

Parish Clerk Janet Lake awarded the BEM

Janet Lake who has served her community in Brancaster as Parish Clerk was awarded the British Empire Medal in the New Year’s Honours List.

05 January 2018

New Years Day litter pick a success

New Years Day litter pick a success

Supporters of Refill Hunstanton started the year as they mean to go on with a litter pick at Old Hunstanton Beach with kind permission from Le Strange Estates on New Year’s Day. Amongst the items found were bottles, both plastic and glass, dog poo bags both full and empty, plastic and polystyrene. A fish stranded on the beach was also rescued.

01 January 2018

Thousands turn out to see Christmas Day Swim

Thousands turn out to see Christmas Day Swim

For over sixty years brave swimmers have taken the plunge on Christmas Day in Hunstanton and this year 143 swimmers in fancy dress were supported by a crowd of over three thousand spectators.

25 December 2017

Cinderella - I loved it, oh yes I did!

Cinderella - I loved it, oh yes I did!

In 2012 a consortium led by Brian Hallard took over the running of Hunstanton's Princess Theatre. For the first three years a Christmas show, produced by Michele Larkin, proved hugely successful in attracting school parties. In 2015 it was decided to stage a pantomime, and 'Aladdin' was a great success. Last year it was 'Jack and the Beanstalk', and this year 'Cinderella' is bringing in school parties from near and far.

20 December 2017

The Dog and Dustbin Men

The Dog and Dustbin Men

Dear Readers, I thought you might appreciate this heartfelt moment and picture.

14 December 2017

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