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Norwich Cathedral choristers pancake races. Winner Raphael Sergent (11) in the middle of all the competitors.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

In Pictures: Pancake Day races across East Anglia

There was lots of pancake flipping fun as communities around the region celebrated Shrove Tuesday.

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The Queen arrives at King's Lynn train station, leaving Norfolk after her stay at Sandringham. Picture: Matthew Usher.

A look back in photos at the Queen’s winter stay in Norfolk

It might have been the end of her winter stay in Norfolk, but for the Queen this is just the start of a momentous year. And, as Sophie Biddle reports, the monarch’s East Anglian sojourn has given her the perfect springboard to the busy months ahead

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The Queen was greeted by cheering local children when she visited RAF Marham. Picture submitted.

Queen cheered on visit to RAF Marham

The Queen was cheered by local children on her visit to RAF Marham, where she also met crews serving in operations in the Middle East.

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An RAF Tornado GR4 taxis on the runway at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus, as it returns to the base after carrying out some of the first British bombing runs over Syria. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday December 3, 2015. The air strikes were carried out within hours of a vote by MPs in the Commons to back extending operations against Islamic State (IS) from neighbouring Iraq. Four RAF Tornado jets, which carry a range of munitions including Paveway IV guided bombs and precision-guided Brimstone missiles, took off from the Akrotiri base in Cyprus but defence officials refused to be drawn on the targets of their mission. See PA story POLITICS Syria. Photo credit should read: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

RAF Marham jets destroy terrorist positions in Syria

RAF Marham Tornados have destroyed cranes used by Isis/Daesh to repair damage from previous strikes in Syria.

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A Tornado GR4 flypast after station commander Rich Davies unveiled the RAF Marham centenary artwork on the Tornado Gate Guardian. Picture: Ian Burt

Sponsors are sought for town’s Tornado trail

A Tornado trail in King’s Lynn this summer is gearing up to be just as popular and successful as last year’s Spitfire event.

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