The Lopham’s Village Sports Team came away from the Breckland Village Games as champions after a hard fought competition.  A fantastic team effort winning the athletics, rounders, archery, climbing wall and senior table tennis, and also competing in darts, football, tennis, badminton, fitness triathlon and carpet bowls.

An impressive squad of 37 players young and old competed at 11 sports, winning the
rounders, climbing wall, archery, athletics and the senior table tennis (Paul Sturman pictured), second in the darts and  triathlon, third in bowls and tennis, fourth in badminton and fifth in senior football.

The Heroes of our village include the following families: Carter, Conquest, Cox, Henser, Johnston, Levingbird, Pursehouse, Rice, Shipperlee, Somers and Sturman. 




Amy East from Active Norfolk presented the trophy to team manager Jim Pursehouse, with the team collecting 128 points with 44 points more than the team in second place.

As a result Lopham represented Breckland in the County Final at the UEA Sportspark in Norwich.

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