Days Out

Let your mum put her feet up and have a well earned rest for a special treat this Mothering Sunday. We have some great places to take her and ways to spoil her.

It is almost that time of year when mothers across the country are celebrated for everything they have done for their families.

Take a walk, explore the history of magic or find out if your ancestors were war heroes while discovering something new in Norfolk and beyond.

Mildenhall Museum is hosting a temporary exhibition celebrating one of the oldest breeds of heavy horse in the UK, the Suffolk Punch.

From 1930s cooking in the Blickling kitchen to an exhibition helping unearth the facts behind old photos, plus angel roofs, Dragon Hall and US Air Force’s 75th East Anglia anniversary.

It is widely believed to be the largest single planting of vividly coloured azalea mollis in the country.

Visitors to Holkham Hall can enjoy an egg-stra special four-day long weekend of family friendly Easter themed activities next month.

Gressenhall opens its doors for spring, Raveningham Gardens open for charity and there is a special outdoor activity day for toddlers.

10 ways to…spring into springtime and get your family outside and making the most of the first weekend of the meteorological spring

The way immigration has changed the face of Norfolk through the centuries will come under the spotlight at a ‘History for All’ event at Norwich’s Forum.

Races, records, relays and stacks of snacks are planned for Pancake Day 2017

Lambs – cute, cuddly and at a farm near you. As farmers have their hands full dealing with Spring newborns, you can see this marvel up close too.

See swathes of snowdrops and early spring flowers at Raveningham, Oxburgh, Thorpe Market and Walsingham, while get up close to ponies and tracking at Sheringham Park.

From King’s Lynn historic funfair to the Romans in Norwich, via circus fun, puddle jumping, science, steam trains and star-spotting in the Norfolk sky.

Half-term needn’t be a wash-out or financial disaster, if you try our easy ways to entertain children on a shoestring in Norfolk and beyond.

Cromer artist John Mezzetti is showcased at an exhibition of photography at North Norfolk District Council’s public art gallery.

There are a lot of exciting and unusual events taking place in the fine city this weekend, here’s a look at just a few of the things you could do:

Hethersett Pantomime Group’s 2017 production of Sleeping Beauty combines fun, charity and memories.

The event, which was postponed last week due to adverse weather, paid a special tribute to the town’s RNLI crew.

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