Athletics See all

Carole Filer (right) with team-mate Tanya Daniels at the 2014 World Masters Athletics World Indoor Championships in Budapest.

Norwich athlete Carole Filer on top of the world after Masters-class display

Three gold medals, one silver, two bronze and a world record – not a bad haul for Norwich athlete Carole Filer at the World Masters Indoor Championships, you could say.

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Bowls See all

World Indoor Bowls Champion Darren Burnett back at work at Arbroath police station after his fantastic success at the weekend. He's back on the beat on Arbroath High Street pictured with Ella Smith; Photo: Paul Reid.

Man who triumphed against Norfolk indoor bowls champ is back on the beat in Scotland

Police officer Darren Burnett was back pounding the beat after achieving world bowls glory against Norfolk champ Mervyn King.

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Cycling See all

The men's podium (from left_ Tom Bicknell (2nd) Chris Jackson (1st), Dan Young, (3rd) at the Ipswich BC Road Race near Stowmarket. Picture: Fergus Muir

Suffolk teenager Chris Jackson clinches road race double

Chris Jackson made it two wins in two weeks for Strada Sport juniors when he won the Ipswich Spring Road Race at Gosbeck near Stowmarket.

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Formula One See all

Lewis Hamilton holds his trophy after winning the Bahrain Grand Prix, with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg and Force India's Sergio Perez also on the podium.

EDP Formula One Podcast – 2014 Bahrain Grand Prix review

The EDP F1 podcast takes a look back at Bahrain after a scintillating race is won by Lewis Hamilton.

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Motorsport See all

2014 Porsche Carrera Cup GB
Brands Hatch, Kent.
Will Goff (GBR) In2 Racing 
Friday 28 March 2014. Picture: Malcolm Griffiths

Dereham racer Will Goff overcomes Porsche Carrera Cup setback to claim first victory

Will Goff had a mixed start to his Porsche Carrera Cup campaign, but left the opening event with a victory in the second race at Brands Hatch, after throwing away the lead in the first event, and a narrow championship lead.

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Speedway See all

The Zielona Gora fans. Picture: Ian Burt

King’s Lynn Stars chief keen to host Zielona Gora again after over 3,000 attend friendly clash

Rob Lyon admits he would love the International Pre-Season Cup to become an annual fixture after a great evening’s racing in King’s Lynn.

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Table Tennis See all

Table tennis Wensum C

Top two pull away in Norwich and District Table Tennis League Premier B

A mid-table clash in Premier A of the Norwich and District Table Tennis League saw Wensum C take three points off UEA A with a 6-4 win. CEYMS B beat third-placed Gothic A 7-3. CEYMS A clinched all four points in their 8-2 victory against Briston.

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Badminton See all

Devon Minnis (left) reached the quarter-finals of the English National Badminton Championships alongside Nicola Gresty. Picture: Alan Spink/

Norfolk junior Devon Minnis reaches doubles quarter-finals of English National Badminton Championships

Great Yarmouth’s Devon Minnis may be young in years but she’s shown she can battle it out on the big stage after plotting a course to the quarter-finals at the English National Badminton Championships.

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Boxing See all

All Stars Kick Boxing Club turned a disused building in Bells Marsh Road that had become a target for vandalism into a working gym and kitted it out to include a full-size kickboxing ring, punch bags and free weights, along with changing rooms and a ‘chill-out’ area with pool table and games station.
Steve Nicholls with new manager Lisa Bricknell.

Picture: James Bass

Fight night and live music will raise cash for Gorleston gym

A community gym is holding a weekend of events to help raise funds.

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Equestrian and Horse racing See all

Action from Fakenham Races 14th February meeting - 2.45 fourth race, Dashing George in the lead. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Photo gallery: Ryan Winks and Dashing George light up the dark skies at Fakenham

Amateur jockey Ryan Winks’ winning smile illuminated the dark skies at wet and windy Fakenham yesterday when he landed the feature race on Dashing George.

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Golf See all

The Royal Norwich Golf Club at Hellesdon, where developers are proposing to build a thousand houses. Golfers crossing the busy Drayton High Road. Picture: Denise Bradley

Hellesdon golf club members vote in favour of 1,000 homes vision

A Hellesdon golf club has swung its weight behind plans to relocate, paving the way for 1,000 homes.

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Sailing See all

Raisena in this year's Three Rivers Race

Perfect tribute from Raisena

Forty one boats, ranging from Cruisers down to a Laser, started the Tri-Icicle race in slightly unpromising conditions.

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Squash See all

SQUASH Manchester 150301

Leading pair pick up wins

The two title contenders in the Premier Division of the Norfolk SRA League both won this week with favourites Diss having a convincing 19-3 victory over bottom of the table Bob Carter Centre while their nearest challengers, East Anglia won 17-5 away to Broadland.

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Tennis See all

Tennis taster sessions for those with disabilities at City College Norwich.

Tennis taster sessions for people with disabilities continue at City College Norwich

The next in a series of tennis taster sessions for people with disabilities will be held at City College Norwich this evening.

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