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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.

Eileen Wise and Roger Hermiston were drawn to Ireland, where the ‘peace comes dropping slow’

First time cruiser Jessica Long swaps her Ryanair city breaks and sets sail with Fred Olsen to Norway.

The phrase ‘Beeching Axe’ is back in the news, with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling saying some lost railways could be reopened. Steven Russell looks back to the day the planned cuts rocked East Anglia

Valencia could well be one of the best family city break destinations in Europe, says Charlotte Smith-Jarvis.

Last week we left Trans Euro Trail-blazer Ian Womack handing over his passport to police in Albania after being hit by another motorcyclist who fled the scene. But this low point turned into a highlight of his 10,000km adventure.

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East Anglian action man Ian Womack – former soldier, ex-firefighter and all-round adventurer – is one of the first motorcyclists to tackle 10,000km of the new, dirt road Trans Euro Trail. In the first of a two-part feature he tells of the thrills and spills of this epic challenge.

Club La Santa, Lanzarote is an on-the-go volcanic-isle fitness oasis for those who are after a holiday that’s not all about lying on a beach and soaking up the sun.

The team behind Greater Anglia’s Bittern Line has announced that they’ll be adding another carriage to the route from Norwich to Sheringham.

There’s no better vantage point to see the Cambridge’s famous colleges, bridges and sights than from the river, and in this city, that means by punt. Reporter Stuart Anderson took one of the iconic vessels for a leisurely outing along the Cam.

Adventurer Ray Mears wonders whether wildlife documentaries are working when it comes to inspiring the next generation of conservationists and how Lyme Disease threatened to end his career ahead of his East Anglian shows.

A 400-year-old Norfolk regiment will be thanked for their service as a locomotive will be named after them.

Dereham residents turns out in droves today to support and question Highways England’s £300 million investment in the A47.

Trains travelling between Norwich and London Liverpool Street have been delayed after a lorry struck a railway bridge in Needham, Suffolk.

Passengers at Cromer Station this morning received a surprise as they stepped onto the platform and were greeted by a vintage steam train.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis and family leave the tech at home and enjoy a leisurely weekend boating on the Norfolk Broads.

Today the world celebrates Yuri’s Night, marking the day Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin went into space and orbited Earth.

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