TV astronomer Mark Thompson is joined by children at the Forum for the launch of the Norwich Science Festival.

Young people from across Norfolk are being offered the opportunity to enjoy professional science shows, and even share a stage with the BBC One Show’s resident scientist, Dr Marty Jopson, at the Norwich Science Festival this autumn.

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Norwich City defender Steven Whittaker goes on the attack against Coventry City in the EFL Cup. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Steven Whittaker aims to make the most of his second chance at Norwich City.

Norwich City were held to a 0-0 Championship draw at Birmingham City in 2015. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Alex Neil has first-hand knowledge of how difficult a task Norwich City face on Saturday at St Andrews.urges Ca

Norwich City teenager Sergi Canos scored a brace in the EFL Cup romp against Coventry City at Carrow Road. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil is savouring the Norwich City scrap to become Nathan Redmond’s heir apparent.

German midfielder Robert Tesche, right, is expected to be a key player for Birmingham City this season. Picture: Dave Thompson/PA

Birmingham City fan Adrian Howell, an administrator for the Blues Collective group, provides an insight into City’s opponents.

Ex-Nottingham Forest loanee Nelson Oliveira is set to join Norwich City. Photo: Mike Egerton/PA Wire.

Norwich City chief Alex Neil confirmed on Friday afternoon he expects to complete a permanent deal for Benfica striker Nelson Oliveira.

Norwich City's Wes Hoolahan in action against Birmingham City in 2015. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Birmingham City are next up in our Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw game where Canaries fans get to pit their wits against our writers, Norwich City legends Darren Eadie and Iwan Roberts and presenters Jake Humphrey, Simon Thomas and Chris Goreham.

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Trevor Price, partner at LSI Architects, with new starters Lucy Furniss and James Potter. Picture: SUPPLIED.

A Norwich-based firm of architects has announced new jobs as it expands staff numbers for the third year in a row – despite seeing projects scrapped in the wake of Brexit.

Solar panels on the roof of Intu Chapelfield shopping centre. General manager Paul McCarthy.

A retail complex is hoping the sun will shine on its green ambitions after completing a £190,000 project to mount solar panels on its roof.

The struggling owner of Frankie & Benny’s and Garfunkel’s has swung to a loss and announced that it is shutting 33 under-performing sites as part of strategic review.

The staycation economy has become one of the strongest in the UK as holidaymakers spend more time and money on local shores, according to a report.

What's On

Is this Norwich's youngest busker? 11-year-old Jack Goodacre, performing in Norwich with his dad Tim.

Shoppers in the city centre couldn’t help but stop and listen as young Jack Goodacre took to the streets of Norwich today to perform some of his favourite songs, but little did they know, they were seeing a superstar in the making.

Storyboards for the opening sequence of The Titan's Eagle. Photo: Matthew Stogdon

An Independent filmmaker from Norwich is asking the public for help in bringing his latest short film, about a 17th century alchemist who gets caught in a time loop, to life.

Looking for something to do this evening? Here’s a look at some of the events taking place in the fine city.

A short film made by students from Pathways College will premiere tomorrow at The Garage as part of The Norwich Radical Film Festival.


Linnets chairman Stephen Cleeve watches on. Picture: Ian Burt

King’s Lynn Town will face up to their nightmare away days to try and avoid another horror show on the road.

Jake Reed, middle, was back among the goals for the Blues in midweek. Picture: JAMES BASS

‘There’s plenty more where that came from’ – that’s Ady Gallagher’s message after Jake Reed grabbed his first goal of the season in Lowestoft Town’s win at Billericay.

Norwich United player Lee Mason, right, in action during his side's FA Cup defeat to Histon. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich United will attempt to avoid an FA Cup hangover when they return to league action.

Wroxham will be hoping they're on the ball this afternoon.

After going out of the FA Cup to lower-level Deeping Rangers, Wroxham boss Damian Hilton will be looking for a much-improved performance from his side in Essex, writes Adrian Gowling.

Dereham Town's Danny Beaumont back in 2013. Picture: Ian Burt

Dereham Town’s aim of avoiding a slow start to the campaign will be put to the test at Tilbury.

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Benita Ogg, Sue Hellman, Paula Allan, Tracey Riches and Kim Robertson from the Beccles Breast Cancer Now group on route to Machu Picchu.

Five women from a Beccles charity group have returned from a gruelling mountain trek in Peru where they battled freezing temperatures and altitude sickness.

Mundesley: A popular spot on this part of the 'Poppyland' coast.

Mundesley beach has been included in the final list of beaches to be named the UK’s best Blue Flag beach.

US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is blazing a trail for the older woman - but many are being paid less than their male counterparts (Photo: AP/Mike Groll)

The over-50 woman dreads the day she sinks without trace, forever invisible in a sea of shiny bright-skinned youth.

Charles and Ruth Simpson aim to produce their Naked Wines-funded English sparkling wine by 2018. Picture: SUPPLIED.

Norwich-based Naked Wines has launched a funding round to raise £112,000 for an English sparkling wine – and will let drinkers choose the name.

Britain’s Got Talent stars Ashleigh & Pudsey to perform at East Anglia’s biggest outdoor dog show this weekend. Picture All About Dogs

East Anglia’s biggest outdoor dog show, All About Dogs, will return to the Norfolk Showground this Bank Holiday weekend and organisers have confirmed the show will be the biggest yet.