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Norfolk man traces family tree all the way back to his sister

A man from Norfolk has spoken of his ‘delight’ after managing to trace his family tree back many generations all the way to to his sister, Richard.

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Posted: Apr 19th, 2012
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Celebrations as Britain’s last barn finally converted to luxury 6-bed accommodation

In a major step forward for the nation’s estate agents, the UK has seen its last barn converted into luxury accommodation, finally freeing the country from the inconvenient legacy of its pastoral history of farming and unpleasant agricultural smells.

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Posted: May 19th, 2010
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Norfolk village facing extinction launches inbreeding programme

nothing to do with survival of the fittest‘In its glory days there was a population of several hundred and up to five distinct family names.’

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Posted: Apr 27th, 2010
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Norfolk’s best known mountaineer dies in ‘slight incline’ climbing accident

In 1950 he was the first person to conquer the Sheringham Bump (189ft) with oxygen.

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Posted: Jan 15th, 2009
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