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Autumn in Lynford Arboretum and Thetford Forest.
Photo:Sonya Duncan
For: EDP Pic Essay / Sunday
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The leaves are transforming our woodlands into a blaze of red, gold and orange, fungi are springing up overnight, wildlife is on the move and there are some spirited events planned to mark All Hallow’s Eve. STACIA BRIGGS finds 10 ways to make the most of Norfolk in the autumn.

The GoGoDragons! make a final appearance. 

Here’s our quick guide to five things happening in Norfolk this weekend.

Richard Culley driving his 1929 Wallis 20-30 tractor coupled to a 1912 Massey Harris No. 5 binder with owner Graham Kirk at the controls. 


A rare harvesting combination was coupled up in a north Norfolk field ahead of an annual historic farming and charity day.

Cyclists will be getting in the saddle for the Norfolk Churches Trust sponsored cycle ride and walk taking place this weekend. Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Find some of the best things to do in Norfolk this weekend with our guide to what’s on.

Staff at the Yorkshire site

Norwich is set to be well and truly jumping with proposals being unveiled for the city’s second trampoline park.

Ingworth Trosh. Pictured: demonstration of a thresher combined with a compacting bailer.
COPY:Dominic Chessum
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Tractor pulling promises to be the star attraction at a charity country show featuring agricultural vehicles old and new.

North Walsham Church tower after it's restoration.


History fans will be able to learn about North Walsham’s past at a series of heritage open day exhibitions, concerts and tours this weekend.

Geology walkers on the West Runton beach. Picture: SUBMITTED

Natural history enthusiasts and novices will be able to learn the secrets of the north Norfolk coast on a series of coastal walks.

North Norfolk Railway's 1940s weekend. Saturday at Sheringham Station.

The North Norfolk Railway is getting up a head of steam for a busy September.

A young handler and her calf at last year's show. 

Visitors to the Aylsham Show on Monday should escape any Bank Holiday downpours.

The West Runton elephant being

The life-size articulated model of the world-famous West Runton elephant will take another stroll on West Runton beach this bank holiday weekend.

Aylsham Show 2014. A young sheep handler awaits the judges decision.  Picture: ANTONY KELLY

East Anglia’s largest one-day agricultural show, returns to the Blickling Park on Bank Holiday Monday.

Tia Mars. She will be performing at this year's Out There Festival. Picture: Hannah Springhall

When a circus adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet plays out in Great Yarmouth next month it will be a particularly special moment for one of its cast.

Cromer Carnival Day at the Runton Road show ground. The Royal Signals Motorcycle display team perform in the main ring. 


Crowds are already staking their claims to the best vntage points for tonight’s Cromer carnival parade.

Cromer Carnival family fun day at the Carnival ground on Runton Road people enjoying themselves despite the rain and windy weather. Dance Zenergy perform inside the main carnival tent.   Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

A brighter weather forecast will add some sunshine back into Cromer carnival’s climax today after gloomy drizzle put a damper on yesterday’s family events.

Dizzy O Dare, Body of Wires, performing at Out There. Picture: David Street

The Out There festival annually brings huge crowds, ground breaking performances and new talent to Great Yarmouth for a weekend of circus and street art delights.

Transe Express, performing at Out There

Gigantic skeleton puppets, masked drummers and a fairytale-themed outdoor spectacular combine to make up the headline shows at this year’s Out There festival.

Nicky Kemp

Calling all cheeky monkeys! Educational children’s show Animal Alphabet is coming to Great Yarmouth this weekend.

Sophie G

The Summer Seafront Fireworks season in Great Yarmouth continues on Wednesday, with live music from Sophie G and her Good Times band.

Dance Dayz workshops are coming to St George's

Youngsters are invited to get toe-tapping and put their skills on show at a series of dance workshops being held at Great Yarmouth’s St George’s Theatre,

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