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Downham Market in the news..!

So you think that nothing happens in and around Downham? You are very wrong and here is why..!

April 16, 2011: Orphan birds at East Winch RSPCA Centre April 12, 2011: Sluice gates removed at Outwell near Downham Market April 9, 2011: Line up announced for this year s Festival Too April 7, 2011: Plans being finalised for St George’s Day celebrations in Downham Market April 6, 2011: NSPCC charity lunch success in Downham Market April 6, 2011: Bigger than ever – Hunstanton Lifestyles Festival launches April 2, 2011: RAF Marham’s future virtually assured April 1, 2011: PM says public opinion on West Norfolk incinerator plan should count March 31, 2011: Crowds welcome new Primark in West Norfolk March 29, 2011: New head announced for Downham Market High School March 28, 2011: Schoolboy treated for burns at hospital March 27, 2011: Norfolk Green boss tells MPs buses are not being “routinely” cleaned March 27, 2011 Sign up plea for Downham Market Water Festival March 26, 2011: Tornados prove the case for Norfolk’s RAF Marham March 26, 2011: Greenfingers gardeners raise almost £2,000 for Help for Heroes March 24, 2011: Mayor vows to carry on fighting to recover paintings from Zimbabwe March 23, 2011: Does Tornado Force’s role show it’s time we made it Marham, Liz Truss asks PM March 21, 2011: RAF Marham Tornado squadron to be disbanded as doubt remains over Norfolk base’s future March 19, 2011: West Norfolk incinerator – the fight goes on, says council March 18, 2011: PICTURE GALLERY: St Winnold’s Fair in Downham Market March 16, 2011: Norfolk’s bid for slice of broadband funding March 15, 2011: Tory rebels launch new bid to sink West Norfolk incinerator March 14, 2011: Downham Market Lionesses’ help for QEH patients March 13, 2011: Warehouse manager admits stealing thousands of pounds from Reeds in Downham Market March 12, 2011: MP campaigns to keep through trains from Downham Market to London March 11, 2011: Norfolk County Council leader’s telephone threats over King’s Lynn incinerator March 10, 2011: Downham Market teenager died in 90mph crash March 9, 2011: Safety questions raised after death of ex-mayoress of West Norfolk March 8, 2011: Downham Market lecturer raising awareness of serious brain conditions March 5, 2011: Downham Market man gives away books as part of world book night March 3, 2011: Transport minister will be urged not to scrap direct trains from Downham Market March 1, 2011: Downham Market s MP slams Network Rail over railway crossing saga February 28, 2011: Misuse at Downham Market train station crossing may force closure February 26, 2011: Downham Market Amenity Society leaves a lasting legacy February 24, 2011 Downham Market misses out on winning £5,000 in comparethemeerkat competition February 22, 2011 Teams sign up for Downham Market Water Festival February 20, 2011: Downham Market Amenity Society to close afte 40 years February 15, 2011: Downham Market could scoop £5,000 in comparethemeerkat competition February 13, 2011: Hundreds of schoolchildren welcome in the Chinese New Year in Downham Market February 8, 2011: Technology tournament in Downham Market is a tough test for pupils February 6, 2011: Thieves target Break charity shop in Downham Market February 4, 2011: New youth hut in Downham Market proving to be a big hit February 2, 2011: Donald Feltwell: Taught for four decades at a Norfolk school at Feltwell January 31, 2011: New skate park in Downham Market could open by summer January 25, 2011: Fundraising event in Downham Market to help vulnerable African children January 23, 2011: Downham Market support group to help young parents January 21, 2011: A1122 between Downham Market and Wisbech re-opens Eastern Daily Press reporter David Blackmore holds a news surgery in Downham Market every Monday morning. You can find David in the little office next to the Town Hall between 9am and 12pm. Alternatively you can contact him on 01553 777 624 or by e-mail [email protected]



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