A weekend of celebrations at Norwich Airport as part of the centenary of the Royal Air Force has begun with a flypast of two Tornado aircraft from RAF Marham.

Every now and then common sense does prevail.

I’m sure everyone reading this will be aware of the many changes to the layout of Norwich, in particular the city centre, we have witnessed over the last couple of years.

I always knew football fans take the sport seriously - but this week we found out just how much.

There was one particular headline which caught my eye this week - and for once I have to admit it wasn’t one of our own.

How do you know when a piece of art works? Is it when people who don’t normally talk about the subject, suddenly have an opinion, even if they are expressing disgust about the piece in question?

You can’t beat seeing a band on the up, in a venue the size of which they’re unlikely to be playing for long.

My favourite story of the week appeared on the front of yesterday’s Evening News and is a perfect example of what I think is one of our key duties as journalists in this wonderful city.

This American rock trio have been together for five years, but it is only now, with the release of their second album, that they are starting to create a real buzz in the UK.

There are often periods doing this wonderful job where you don’t get much time to switch-off.

What a week it’s been.

Only a fortnight ago the temperature had risen, the lambs were being born and it felt like spring was on its way.

Imagine you are in a restaurant and charged £10 for your main meal of chicken, mashed potato and peas.

Massive credit to both Norwich City and Ipswich Town this week for their pledge to come down hard on supporters who go too far with abuse on social media.

Another week, another bit of bad news relating to jobs in our region.

One of the things I always encourage our editorial team to do is to go above and beyond on the stories that really matter and make a difference.

There’s little that’s more important than good health. To both an individual and society as a whole.

There’s little that’s more important than good health. To both an individual and society as a whole.

I’m fearing the worst.

I don’t want my first column of 2018 to be negative, but it’s hard to talk about anything else other than Thursday’s confirmation of the Colman’s factory closure.

Opinion: My New Year resolutions for Norwich in 2018

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Christmas and New Year is a popular time for reflection, so here is what I believe should be some of Norwich resolutions in 2018.

Does anyone else partake in New Year running resolutions?

While generally I’m not a massive one for making lists of things to change in the year ahead (it only makes you depressed when you look back and see how many you’ve failed!), I normally start the year with a few ambitions based around running.

The EDP doesn’t doubt that every single Norfolk county councillor works incredibly hard for the community they represent.

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