Whether it’s your first steps inside a school since that memorable last day all those years ago, or you’re a seasoned open day attendee, there’s much to learn at these important insights into potential schools and colleges. Sophie Stainthorpe asked Norfolk teachers for the inside line on open days.

It’s the question every parent across the country is asking: “Are you all set for school?” There’s so much to do in the lead up to the big day, so we’ve come up with this fun test to see how back-to-school ready you really are.

Does your bathroom resemble a battleground in the mornings? Elbows at the ready as you jostle for space over the basin, arguments over who gets to shower first, and a regularly disputed timeshare of the bathroom mirror. Here are some tips for creating a harmonious ‘his and hers’ bathroom.

Houseplants are enjoying a bit of a boom, and rightly so. Not only do they look great, they’re also good for your health and wellbeing, so what better place to keep them than in the bathroom?

The kids have the remote control... don’t panic, there are lots of great kids’ TV programmes that parents can enjoy too.

Want to reach new fitness heights? Try out a trampoline fitness class.

To celebrate the pitter patter of tiny flippers, Banham Zoo would like readers of the Eastern Daily Press to help choose a name for its new sea lion pup.

The new animal experiences at Banham Zoo and Africa Alive! are about so much more than getting up close to some amazing animals, there’s an important conservation message too.

Red Card Comedy Club is getting ready for its annual four-day comedy extravaganza, Laugh in the Park. With an exciting programme of the best and brightest comedians from the UK and abroad, it’s set to be a side-splitting event.

Thought dinosaurs were scary? Try the new high ropes course at Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure.

Thinking about the best location for a second home? The first question you need to answer is whether to buy abroad or in the UK. While a holiday home abroad may seem like an attractive option, there’s a lot to consider before you start picturing yourself beside the pool, glass in hand.

Here are some important housekeeping notes for all showgoers to make your experience even better….

Ad Feature: Enjoy the sun – but do it safely

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

June is the official start of summer, and many of us will already have spent time outside enjoying the recent warm weather. So we spoke to dermatologist Dr Deepak Rallan about why it’s so important to use sunscreen to protect our skin from the effects of the sun.

As increasing numbers of holidaymakers look for dog friendly destinations where pooch can come too, we find out what makes a good petcation.

Dementia Action Week is all about making a difference for people in your community. But behind the scenes, there’s lots of work being done to find possible treatments at the UK’s first Dementia Research Institute.

Take action this week and make time to visit one of the events planned for Dementia Action Week in Norfolk.

One person develops dementia every three minutes, yet too many face it alone. That’s the message from Alzheimer’s Society, and this week they’re calling on everyone to take action to improve the everyday lives of people affected by dementia as part of Dementia Action Week.

With dementia figures on the rise, we need to create communities with kindness, understanding and inclusion at their heart. We find out more about Norfolk’s Dementia Friendly Communities and how they’re making a difference this Dementia Action Week.

Work to make Norfolk a dementia-friendly county is ongoing, and two district councils are the latest groups to stand up and make their claims to become Dementia Friendly Communities. We find out what they’re up to during Dementia Action Week.

Shoppers at Castle Mall Norwich are being urged to take the time to find out more about dementia this week as part of Dementia Action Week.

There are more than 11,700 people living with dementia in Suffolk and more than 14,000 people living with dementia in Norfolk, and the Alzheimer’s Society is calling on everyone to unite and plan actions, big or small, to make a huge difference to people affected by the illness this Dementia Action Week. Here are five top ways you can get involved in 2018...

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