Lord Mayor's Celebrations See all

The Spiegeltent in Chapelfield Gardens is the centrepiece of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

Anger at bid to extend duration of festival event

People living near the centrepiece of Norwich’s premier cultural festival have reacted angrily to an application which could see it run two days longer than last year.

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Royal Norfolk Show 2011 See all

Fun at The Forum for the Royal Norfolk Show preview day.
Photo by Simon Finlay.

Video: Families enjoy a special preview of the Royal Norfolk Show

Farmyard animals, tractors, local food, music, and more - families had fun today enjoying a snapshot of what is in-store at this year’s Royal Norfolk Show.

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Port in a storm See all

Wells lifeboat towing FV Nauru, March 28 2014

Wells RNLI crew prevents stricken fishing boat from drifting into wind turbines

Wells lifeboat crews towed a stricken fishing boat to the safety of the harbour after it developed engine problems near a wind farm off the Norfolk coast.

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Norfolk's Burning Issue See all

Stephen Revell councillor for Clavering 2000

Norfolk incinerator inquiry: ‘Somebody needs to be held to account’

“If I can go some way to restoring confidence in the democratic process and make sure we never have this happen in Norfolk again, then I will have achieved something.”

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Council elections See all

Successful candidates at County Hall with George Nobbs and Anne Gibson. Photo: Bill Smith

Winners are revealed in Norfolk Youth Parliament elections

One of the best weeks of his life – that’s how one successful 11-year-old candidate described the culmination of his experience in the county’s youth parliament elections.

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Budget 2011 See all

Jo Johnson visits winner of CAMRA Pub of the year in Downe

Jo Johnson visited a country pub in the borough to personally congratulate the owner on being awarded CAMRA Pub of the Year.

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State of the High Street See all

Shoppers at Mere Street, Diss.

Call to bring our shopping high streets back to life

More needs to be done to breathe fresh life into Norfolk’s high streets – that’s the overwhelming result of a new survey revealing that ever more shoppers are turning to supermarkets and out-of-town destinations to buy their food and goods.

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RAF Marham See all

A Tornado taking part in the exercise. Picture: Sgt Ross Tilly

Marham Tornado jets swap Norfolk skies for United Arab Emirates on exercise

Aircraft from RAF Marham have taken part in an aerial combat exercise along side the United Arab Emirates Air Force.

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Royal wedding See all

The Duke of Edinburgh painting at his easel, by Edward Seago . Picture: Matthew Usher.

Photo gallery: Paintings from the Queen’s private collection by Norfolk artist Edward Seago set to go on show at Sandringham

More than 20 works by the Norfolk painter Edward Seago are being hung in the ballroom of the Royal residence, which opens to the public next week for the summer.

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Royal Anglians in Kenya See all

The 1st Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment training in Kenya. Local residents in a makeshift village used as part ofExercise Askari Thunder.

Photo Gallery: Royal Anglian soldiers describe their experiences in Kenya

Troops from the 1st Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment are training in a desolate area of the Kenyan bush. In his final special report from the Vikings’ isolated camps, CHRIS HILL hears of the soldiers’ experiences in Africa and their messages to loved ones back home.

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Census 2011 See all

An unknown South Creake ‘returner’ (centre) in a picture believed to have been taken in Sculthorpe. Identifying his companions might lead to the discovery of his name

Six-year project to honour South Creake war heroes nears completion

Research for an exhibition into the histories of the men of South Creake who fought in the First World War is proving to be a painstaking task for two women from the north Norfolk village.

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A-Level results

East Norfolk Sixth Form College students who helped at the scene of a fatal crash on the A47 at East Winch.

Some of the students involved Aiden Goldsmith, Adam Legind, Kira Rhenix, Louis Cook, James Harris and Rebecca Medley.

Picture: James Bass

Gorleston students tell of life saving efforts after witnessing horror crash on A47 near King’s Lynn

A group of Gorleston students have told of how they helped to try and save the victims of a fatal crash.

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