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EXCLUSIVE & UPDATED: More than a third of Thurlow Nunn League clubs face missing out on FA Cup and FA Vase next season

Fifteen clubs in the Thurlow Nunn League face missing out on playing in the lucrative FA cup competitions next season if they fail to meet a floodlight inspection standard, we can reveal.

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PROMOTION PUSH: Stowmarket Town received a Team Performance award from the Thurlow Nunn League before Saturday's win against Downham Town

THURLOW NUNN LEAGUE: Stow seek donations for urgent ground upgrade

Stowmarket Town are appealing for support to help them keep their promotion bid alive this season.

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Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: Hard to beat and a 27-pass move goal — but I’m pleased it’s over

Well, I’m pleased that’s over. Carrow Road has not been a happy hunting ground for us in recent seasons.

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AT THE DOUBLE: Robert Peake (left) scored twice as AFC Hoxne recorded a 4-1 win over Old Newton United

Peake bags a brace in Hoxne win

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Columnist Edward Seaman

Ed Seaman’s Norwich City column: Promotion chances hinge on derby

Norwich City head into Sunday’s East Anglian derby knowing that nothing other than a win will be sufficient in the quest for the Championship play-offs.

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Football: Diss Town v Framlingham Town derby.

Smith treble puts dent into the Tangerines' promotion hopes

THURLOW NUNN LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION

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CRUCIAL PERIOD: Diss Town manager Ross Potter is eager for his team to play with more freedom over the coming weeks

Diss set about making up ground in promotion race

Ross Potter has told his Diss Town players that now is the time to ‘express themselves’ as they head into a crucial run of fixtures.

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WAITING GAME: Haverhill Rovers manager Ben Cowling

Rovers now waiting for appeal date at Wembley

The ongoing saga surrounding Haverhill Rovers’ long-standing battle to be reinstated with three points has taken yet another twist.

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WAITING GAME: Haverhill Rovers manager Ben Cowling

Rovers now waiting for appeal date at Wembley

The ongoing saga surrounding Haverhill Rovers’ long-standing battle to be reinstated with three points has taken yet another twist, writes Alex Moss.

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KNOCKED OUT: Charlie Webb scored Diss' goal during their Norfolk Senior Cup loss to Fakenham

Diss bow out of Senior Cup again

For the second time this month, Diss Town were knocked out of the Norfolk Senior Cup by Fakenham Town last night.

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Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward

Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: Let’s cap a fine February with a derby day win

I was a teenager the last time Ipswich Town were able to get one over their East Anglian rivals, Norwich City.

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WING PLAY: Connor Delaney looks to mount an attack for Harleston

Diss could face Harleston in semi-final

Diss Town have a second chance to reach the semi-finals of the Norfolk Senior Cup after it was ruled that their last-eight conquerors — Fakenham Town — had ‘player eligibility issues’ in the original tie.

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FOOTBALL - Ipswich Town Legends dementia/academy charity match at Bury Town Bury Town FC - Shane Supple in goal and John McGreal and John Wark in defence   Pictures: Mecha Morton

Bidding opens today for Ipswich Town Legends game at Bury Town

Some of Ipswich Town’s most famous faces will be doing battle on the football pitch at Bury Town once again — and we have details of how you could be playing with or against them.

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Columnist Edward Seaman

Norwich City fan Ed Seaman says: Little room for error if Canaries want to maintain promotion push

While it was disappointing to concede a late equaliser against Newcastle, it shouldn’t take too much away from another encouraging week for Norwich City.

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THURLOW NUNN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Haverhill Rovers 1 Mildenhall Town 2
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THURLOW NUNN LEAGUE: Confusion reigns as The FA set to pass on Haverhill Rovers’ appeal decision

Haverhill Rovers’ lengthy battle to ascertain if they will have three points reinstated and avoid a fine has taken an unwanted twist — with the Football Association telling the Echo it is now for the county FA to sort out, writes Russell Claydon.

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Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward

Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: Early McCarthy grit and determination making a well-timed comeback

It is when the chips are down that I think you really find out what your team is made of. And what on paper looked to be an incredibly tricky February is turning into quite a fruitful month.

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HIGH FIVES: Nicky Howell (7) and Nathan Russell, right, scored three of Harlestons four goals in the win over Stalham

Harleston ready for even quarter-final tie

Harleston Town boss Adam Gusterson has conceded that Saturday’s Norfolk Senior Cup quarter-final tie against Norwich CEYMS will be an encounter that both fancy their chances of winning, writes Liam Apicella.

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Columnist Edward Seaman

Ed Seaman’s Norwich City column: Canaries have chance to lay down a marker

If there was a game to sum up Norwich City’s season so far, Tuesday night’s 2-2 draw at Wigan Athletic would be just that.

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Russell Claydon’s Ipswich Town column: Where would we be without Tom Lawrence?

Russell Claydon’s Ipswich Town column: Where would we be without Tom Lawrence?

Another false dawn or Mick McCarthy’s turning point?

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UP FOR THE CUP: Ross Potters Diss Town will be in Norfolk FA Senior Cup quarter-final action at home to Fakenham Town this weekend

Time to take cup seriously as Diss enter the last eight

With just two matches separating his side from a date at Carrow Road, Diss Town manager Ross Potter has conceded the Norfolk FA Senior Cup has now taken on extra significance.

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