Helping Keep The Fincham Community Local
Sun February 25, 2018
- All Hallows: Ditchingham convent to close after 150 years - All Hallows has just three remaining nuns, who are all approaching retirement age.
- Horsey Windpump: New sails mean landmark will work again - New sails will help restore a National Trust windpump to working order for the first time in 75 years.
- Which haircuts have been banned from schools? - The "McDonalds" haircut was banned in a Norfolk school - but it's not the first cut to cause controversy.
- Stephen Fry recovering from prostate cancer surgery - The presenter had surgery for prostate cancer and says "it all seemed to go pretty well".
All Hallows has just three remaining nuns, who are all approaching retirement age.
New sails will help restore a National Trust windpump to working order for the first time in 75 years.
The "McDonalds" haircut was banned in a Norfolk school - but it's not the first cut to cause controversy.
The presenter had surgery for prostate cancer and says "it all seemed to go pretty well".
The Oliver Cromwell arrived at Norwich railway station from London Liverpool Street 45 minutes late.
A man is given a community order after attempting to kidnap an eight-year-old girl.
Boys with six styles deemed "extreme" will be put into isolation or sent home, the academy warns.
Donations from a zoo help pay for a nature reserve for lemurs in Madagascar.
Norwich boss Daniel Farke is sent to the stands late on, as the Canaries are held to a goalless draw by strugglers Bolton.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.
Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013
LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013
THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.
Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013
HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Fincham community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013
HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.
Minimum Temperature: -4°C (25°F), Wind Direction: East North Easterly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1031mb, Humidity: 69%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 17:29 GMT
Maximum Temperature: 2°C (36°F), Minimum Temperature: -4°C (25°F), Wind Direction: North Easterly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Visibility: Excellent, Pressure: 1033mb, Humidity: 66%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:52 GMT, Sunset: 17:30 GMT
Maximum Temperature: 2°C (36°F), Minimum Temperature: -5°C (23°F), Wind Direction: Easterly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1025mb, Humidity: 67%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:50 GMT, Sunset: 17:32 GMT
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