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

Break's GoGoDragons!, Birdie, left, and Cavell, are unveiled at the Royal Norfolk Show. With them is Michael Rooney, fundraising manager. Picture: Denise Bradley

Sponsors are snapping up Norwich’s clan of GoGoDragons!

Norwich’s troop of apes were the stars of last summer and their mythological successors look like they could be on track to be an even bigger success story.

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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

Traffic heads through Long Stratton on the A140. Photograph Simon Parker

Council bosses rule out study on A140 impact of extra lorries taking Norfolk’s waste to be burned in Suffolk

The number of lorries which will carry Norfolk waste to be burned in Suffolk is so “insignificant” there was no need for an assessment on how it will affect A140 traffic, council bosses have said.

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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

Mayor of London Boris Johnson alongside council leader Cllr Darren Rodwell at the Barking Riverside development.

Mayor of London visits Barking Riverside to announce capital-wide infrastructure plans

Mayor of London Boris Johnson visited Barking Riverside this morning, to launch a set of capital-wide infrastructure requirements for the next half-century.

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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

Lyn Hatch, who is cycling 100 miles on the centenary anniversary of the outbreak of the First Word War.

Royal British Legion fund-raiser to cycle 100 miles on centenary of the outbreak of the First World War

A Royal British Legion supporter will be cycling 100 miles on Monday to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.

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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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