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TripAdvisor rentals site Holiday Lettings has named the market town one of the UK’s top rated ‘hidden gem’ destinations for summer holidays. Jessica Frank-Keyes rounds up just ten of the things you can get up while visiting the area...

Editor David Powles explains the story behind the first ever Norfolk Day.

From the stunning coastline and the Norfolk Broads, to the heart of Norwich city centre, our county is often thought of as a well-kept secret.

Holiday cottage owners from around the region were taught how to better market their properties and how to increase bookings during an industry conference.

How to eke more out of your assets is a perennial problem for any business owner.

Vice-president of the Norfolk Wildlife Trust, John Snape, picked out his top 10 aspects of life in the picturesque county ahead of the first-ever Norfolk Day.

Visitors to a Norfolk museum will soon be able to get closer to nature during their trip.

Fears that another Great Yarmouth Air Show will not happen in the summer again appear to have been allayed by a government advisory body.

A holiday company is in with a shot of scooping a national award in recognition of its services.

Prepare for the invasion of the megaliths and half fish half lion emblems!

A north Norfolk hotel is hoping a £675,000 renovation will bring a better experience for its guests.

Three spots on the north Norfolk coastline have claimed places in a list of Britain’s best beaches.

Dancers taking part in Sheringham’s annual Potty Morris and Folk Festival took advantage of World Cup fever on Saturday, and escaped to the town’s almost deserted beach to unwind after their Guinness World Record attempt.

A Harry Potter-inspired afternoon tea is coming to Norwich and it looks so good its riddikulus. If your acceptance letter to Hogwarts got lost in the owl post, head to The Assembly House where you can expecto be impressed.

A top Norfolk family attraction is making a beeline for success after a £2m investment to broaden its appeal to older visitors.

Cromer Pier’s visitor figures are expected to receive a boost after a BBC programme filmed in the town is aired in the coming weeks, according to the district council.

Summer is truly upon us, and East Anglia continues to bask in sunshine and high temperatures. But what does it mean for companies? With a trusty dictionary and a little poetic licence, our reporters have compiled a selective A to Z tour through the summer season in business.

The family of one of Great Yarmouth’s most loyal holiday makers are planning a memorial plaque by the seaside to mark her 50-year connection with the resort.

Broads projects contributing to improving the national park could receive a £2,000 boost in recognition of their work thanks to the Campaign for National Parks’ Park Protector Award.

There was a new attraction in Great Yarmouth today as a giant American cruise shop docked in the town for the first time.

A cruise ship carrying hundreds of tourists arrived in Great Yarmouth on Saturday morning.

Holidaymakers are warning they might not return to a Norfolk gem after getting stranded following failures of three bridges.

A week of comedy, music, heritage and varied talks has been a massive success, say organisers.

Sailing equipment for children and a new footbridge on the popular Wherryman’s Way are among the projects being funding by an organisation charged with supporting the Norfolk Broads.

Cromer’s Amazona Zoo celebrated its 10th anniversary with a fun-packed day of events, including competitions, a teddy bears’ picnic and a whole host of animal activities.

All lines led to Lynn as model railway fans from across the region flocked to see a feast of layouts.

Around 200 passengers who were stranded in Bulgaria when their flight made an emergency landing are on their way to Norwich.

A group of sailing companies on the Norfolk Broads are hoping their new festival will revive public interest in the activity.

Two failures of the Victoria Road level crossing were not fixed for more than 700 hours - more than 29 days - it has been revealed.

There’s a surprising new arrival in the new Sea Lion Bay at Banham Zoo.

Two Norfolk boat companies are dispelling the myth that the industry is foundering, with an increase in orders signalling fairer conditions to come.

The leader of Great Yarmouth Borough Council has said the town’s first air show “went very well”.

The Great Yarmouth Air Show has proved a big hit on social media with hundreds of positive comments posted on how well it went.

These artists’ impressions show how a new visitor centre at a prime Norfolk Broads tourism spot could look.

It has been a flying success that has put Great Yarmouth firmly on the map.

A bumper crowd of tens of thousands of people has enjoyed the first day of the Great Yarmouth Air Show.

An army parachute team has dropped into Great Yarmouth to help the town celebrate its first air show

A couple from Birmingham made sure they got a prime view of the Great Yarmouth Air Show by securing a seafront bench.

Pilots at Great Yarmouth Air Show have said conditions are perfect for flying.

Preparations are running smoothly ahead of the first display at the Great Yarmouth Air Show.

Excitement is building in Great Yarmouth this morning as the town and tens of thousands of people prepare to celebrate the start of the air show.

Saturday is the day Great Yarmouth is put firmly on the aviation map.

After months of planning Great Yarmouth’s new air show is ready for take-off this weekend.

Southwold enjoyed the excitement of the crucial last yards as the world’s top women cyclists completed their 130-kilometre tour of Suffolk and raced to the finishing line at the resort.

A popular museum that attracts thousands of visitors every year has been given the green light to expand its facilities.

While most of us are turning our attention to the beach, barbecues and lazy summer days, some are already giving thought to Christmas.

Train enthusiasts in Norfolk will be able to catch a glimpse of Britain’s most luxurious train later this month.

The new boss of a major East Anglian holiday resort has revealed its £10m investment plan for the next year.

With just days to go before planes from all eras roar over the coast here’s a quick rundown of what to expect and how to make the best of your visit.

One of Southwold’s most exciting and eclectic events is just around the corner.

Did you ever step from a sandy beach and sink into the deep-pile carpet of a luxurious seaside hotel complete with chandeliers, soaring staircases and a piano-player tinkling the ivories? (Places like the old Grand at Southwold, say.) Steven Russell on a golden age

A stricken ship has had its calls for help answered.

The programmes for the Haven Great Yarmouth Air Show brochures are now out and can be picked up for just £5 from the EDP office at Prospect House in Norwich and the Great Yarmouth Mercury and Lowestoft Journal EDP offices.

Old family sayings have inspired an artist to create special Norfolk Day items.

Celebration, pride, tradition and community spirit.

The upcoming air show could be your chance to make a grand gesture of love by dedicating a giant smoky heart in the sky.

The spectacular flying skills of the Red Arrows will star in a mid-afternoon “prime time” slot on both days of the new Great Yarmouth Air Show.

Colourful cartoons of seaside characters are bringing a ray of sunshine and cheery smiles to Great Yarmouth whatever the weather.

The guardians of an historic herring boat have issued an urgent appeal for a skipper.

Norfolk astronomer Mark Thompson is celebrating reaching the summit of Borneo’s highest mountain and raising money for Barnardo’s children’s charity in the process.

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