July 29 2016 Latest news:

Defence

Craig Richardson. Picture: Ian Burt

‘We put our trust in our commanders,’ says Iraq War veteran

A former RAF gunner from Dereham, who served his first tour in Iraq in 2007, said in light of the Chilcot inquiry he has questioned whether the four comrades from his squadron who were killed in the fighting lost their lives in vain.

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Steve Roberts at the RAF Marham Heritage Centre. Picture: Ian Burt

RAF Marham officer steps down after 38 years

An RAF Marham officer is about to become part of the history he loves so much, as he steps down after 38 years in the service.

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Floods of donations have poured in for Scarlett Gray: Picture Lincolnshire Echo

RAF community at Marham in west Norfolk rallying round for Scarlett Gray, three, who is battling an aggressive form of cancer

People at RAF Marham are rallying round to support a three-year-girl who is battling an aggressive form of cancer.

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Gurkhas prepare for Kabul mission
 
Gurkhas are training with a pack of Foxhounds as they prepare to deploy to Kabul.

Gurkhas put through paces at STANTA training area near Thetford for Afghanistan deployment

The Gurkhas have been put through their paces at a Norfolk military training facility as they prepare for deployment to Afghanistan.

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