Pam Taylor tells how you can help in a national dragonfly survey


They used to be a predictable mix of dough and dried fruits but now hot cross buns come in all sizes, all flavours and all seasons

Do we still have far to travel when it comes to understanding what makes an environmentally-friendly holiday? In a way no, as the answer is right on your doorstep. Taking your break in East Anglia can be a trip in tune with the planet.

East Anglia is as attractive to readers as it is to writers, with a busy calendar of literary events, many drawing in big name authors and guest speakers. Here’s our pick of this year’s events.

Norfolk and Suffolk are two of the most important bird watching counties in the UK – and there’s plenty to see year-round. Here is our top 10 of places to explore a region brimming with birds.

World Book Day is a time to celebrate stories, authors and illustrators and the occasion is marked around the globe in more than 100 countries.

EDP Weddings

Hundreds of people flocked to the first day of East Anglia’s largest wedding show this weekend.

Future brides and grooms can get inspired for their big day at East Anglia’s largest wedding show this weekend.

A shoe designer has said the sky is the limit after scooping one of the top prizes at an awards ceremony.

Searching for the perfect wedding venue? Then take a look at Bride magazine’s Online Venue Guide for 2018.


The 200th anniversary of the death of landscape designer Humphry Repton will be marked at Sheringham Park, with an exhibition of photographs of some of his greatest creations.

Repainting Romany Poppitt-Price’s first car, a Hillman Hunter, went with military precision and the help of a tin of Dulux!

It could be a story line straight out of the hit television series Detectorists.

An autograph card signed by The Beatles when they played at Great Yarmouth in 1963 has sold for more than £3,300 at an auction.

The group campaigning against the closure of Lowestoft Record Office has organised a public meeting.


The Isle of Wight. Liz Nice followed in the footsteps of many of our greatest writers and poets on the island’s literary heroes trail

It was a stay of juxtapositions, old and new, snuggled up warm and snow falling down outside, the chaos and the calm.

Following the announcement that a luxury cruise ship will be stopping at Great Yarmouth later this year, we’ve decided to take a look at the top things to do in the seaside town.

Why not beat the winter blues by booking yourself a trip to one of these top travel destinations, as chosen by people in Norfolk and Suffolk.

It’s common knowledge that Norfolk offers all manner of diversity... except mountains. Don Black writes about discovering the fact late in life.

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