Anger over cricket club plan

Protests have taken place over plans to build houses on the site of the former Norfolk County Cricket Club in Lakenham.

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Cricket club a 'historical monument', say campaigners

Building houses on sports fields is always is a contentious issue. But when that venue has seen some of cricket's greatest names play there - the likes of WG Grace, Hutton, Atherton and Sobers - it raises the stakes that little bit higher.

The cricket ground at Lakenham in Norwich has enjoyed better days, but the thought that it might disappear all together has sparked a protest.

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