Lord Mayor's Celebrations See all

John and Sophie Ellison join in The Lord Mayor's parade after getting married at Norwich Cathedral.
Photo by David Powles.

The wedding parade! Newly-wed couple say ‘I do’ at Norwich Cathedral and then join the celebrations

Crowds enjoying the Lord Mayor’s procession near to Norwich Cathedral received a shock when a wedding car suddenly joined the celebrations.

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Royal Norfolk Show 2011 See all

Stormtroopers from the Norwich Star Wars club at charity motor show at Norfolk Showground. Pic: Mark Bailey.

Charity car show at Norfolk Showground gets some intergalactic help

The Norfolk Showground had an impressive array of animals on display for last month’s Royal Norfolk Show but it was horsepower people had come to see this weekend.

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Say Yes to better broadband for Norfolk See all

Breckland councillor Terry Jermy.  Photo: Sonya Duncan

Breckland Council’s £950,000 broadband investment prompts ‘town versus country’ debate

A decision to invest £950,000 of public money to improve Breckland’s broadband infrastructure prompted a “town versus country” argument among councillors.

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Port in a storm See all

3sun Group Renewables technician assembling anodes for Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm

Great Yarmouth’s 3Sun wins £1m Sheringham Shoal contract

Great Yarmouth-based energy services company 3sun Group has been awarded a marine operations and management contract by Statoil worth £1m.

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Norfolk's Burning Issue See all

Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss.

Tokenism, climate change, King’s Lynn incinerator, farming and food: Q&A with Environment Secretary and Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss

Q: We were due to speak last week, but then there was a Cobra meeting following the Malaysian air crash. Has it been a hectic start?

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Council elections See all

Great Yarmouth Town Hall

Great Yarmouth Borough Council elections: a major shake up on the east coast?

With UKIP fielding candidates in all 13 of the seats in the Great Yarmouth Borough Council elections, Nigel Farage’s party could cause a major shake up on the east coast.

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Budget 2011 See all

Chancellor George Osborne unveils new Crossrail Thames Tunnel in North Woolwich

George Osborne unveils Crossrail Thames Tunnel in North Woolwich

George Osborne unveiled a new Crossrail tunnel under the River Thames today at the Crossrail site in North Woolwich.

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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

Gallery: RAF Marham holds media day as Squadron 31 set to embark on last trip to Afghanistan

Airmen from RAF Marham are preparing to embark on their final tour of duty of Afghanistan as Britain gets ready to pull out its troops after 13 years of sacrifice and heroism.

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Royal wedding See all

Anmer Hall, Anmer. Picture: Ian Burt

Prince William’s ‘birthday barbecue’ at Sandringham

Like most of us, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been making the most of the recent warm weather and are said to have held a family barbecue at the Sandringham Estate last Saturday (June 21).

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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

Brothers Charles, Thomas, Horace and George Creasey.

Four brothers gave their lives for their country

Soldiers’ families went through hell during the Great War, forever waiting for news from the trenches.

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GCSE results See all

Craig Avieson, new headteacher at Great Yarmouth Primary Academy. Picture: submitted

Great Yarmouth primary school appoints new head teacher

The new head teacher at Great Yarmouth’s first primary academy has pledged to build on its success as he prepares to take the reins.

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