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Norfolk is renowned for its fantastic array of fresh produce and in honour of that long standing tradition, an award winning local chef is planning a special Norfolk Day menu.

Corton Holiday Village has closed after high winds caused damage to the communal area of the resort.

A vision to regenerate parts of a Norfolk town could help it be redefined as a riverside destination.

Members of a Suffolk-based holiday firm are celebrating after winning a coveted national industry award.

From photo challenges and special performances to cruises along a historic canal and garden parties, businesses, community groups and individuals have enthusiastically embraced Norfolk Day with a range of events already planned.

More than three quarters of Norfolk tourism businesses are satisfied with their performance so far this year, a survey has revealed.

The Broads may have missed out on the National Park of the Year award, but there was still good news for Norfolk when Holkham took top honours in the Beach of the Year category.

It’s one of our most iconic buildings and a place any musician would be proud to perform.

It’s one of our most iconic buildings and a place any musician would be proud to perform.

The Broads Authority is looking at ways it can promote alternate means of travel for visitors to the Broads National Park.

It is an opportunity for tourism businesses across England to celebrate the quality of accommodation and attractions on offer.

If happiness is in the little things then mini Merrivale must be a huge hunk of joy.

A regional airline has announced its Norwich Airport winter schedule for passengers hoping to get away for some sun.

Chief executive of Norfolk Chamber of Commerce, Chris Sargisson, has thrown his support behind Norfolk Day in becoming an ambassador for the initiative.

A oak tree believed to have been a sapling at the time of the Battle of Hastings and one of the oldest trees in Norfolk has been given a ‘trim’ to ensure it’s long-term health.

A grant of almost £8,000 will be used to introduce children under the age of five to nature in order to expose them to the natural world at a younger age.

They are a cross between log cabins and Bilbo Baggins’ home in The Hobbit.

A legendary warbird, an aerobatic icon and some of the best ice cream in Norfolk – the news for the next Old Buckenham Airshow simply gets better and better. We find out more.

Art can be grand, majestic, and large in scale, but sometimes smaller is better.

With the launch of our Enjoy Diss More campaign, here we highlight just some of what the town has to offer.

She’s known as one of the stately old lady cruisers of the Broads.

With a growing reputation said to rival Southwold for its seaside charm, Gorleston is adding beach huts in a further nod to its coastal cousin.

The winner of a local travel competition will soon be jetting off on an all-inclusive holiday in Costa del Sol.

Over 100 of the world’s top cyclists will return to race across Suffolk this summer – and fans are being invited to ride part of the route for charity.

A coastal village in Norfolk has been named on the list of the 15 most in-demand holiday locations in the UK for 2018.

A family run adventure park of Jurassic proportions is looking to become Norfolk’s number one tourist destination with a multi-million pound revamp.

TV star astronomer Mark Thompson has heralded the county’s world-leading science research and given his backing to Norfolk Day.

A marketing campaign to promote Suffolk as a top destination for tourists has reached 1.34 million people.

Norfolk Day has received a massive boost - an endorsement from The Duke of Cambridge.

With just days to go before voting closes in the National Park of the Year awards, the Broads has received backing for its nomination from three of the region’s main wildlife organisations.

These stunning aerial shots of Norwich landmarks were taken by photographer John Fielding as a canopy of snow settled across the city.

There is less than a week left in which to cast your vote for the Broads in BBC Countryfile’s National Park of the Year awards.

The Very Rev Jane Hedges, Dean of Norwich Cathedral, has agreed to be a Norfolk Day ambassador. Here she lists 10 things she loves about Norfolk.

A call to help save the Horning Foot Ferry has been issued just weeks before the start of the holiday season.

With plastic pollution now a worldwide concern, two zoos in Norfolk and Suffolk are launching a new initiative to protect our oceans.

Ideas and suggestions for ways in which county residents and businesses plan to celebrate Norfolk Day have been as varied as they have been exciting.

An iconic steam locomotive was unable to complete its return journey from Norwich to London.

The Broads Authority is in talks with Network Rail to ease passage for larger boats using a pair of century old swing bridges.

Maisebrooke Farm has launched a brand new sausage to celebrate a fellow Waveney business’ success.

Key changes to senior management of Broads Tourism were announced at the organisation’s AGM on Wednesday (February 21).

The man behind the county’s official flag has given his support to Norfolk Day.

Green Jack brewery’s Ripper has won a prestigious award on the opening day of the Campaign for Real Ale’s Great British Beer Festival Winter.

Claremont Pier’s Roller Rink will be closed this Friday to allow the filming of a music video by local band Zingaro Blue.

Support for Norfolk Day has continued to pour in as businesses and organisations across the county have pledged to get involved.

Almost 200 hospitality students from Norwich are gearing up to get involved in an annual takeover of three city hotels next week.

The ice rink that cost Great Yarmouth Borough Council £118,000 was a success by creating a vibrant atmosphere and raising the profile of traders, councillors have agreed.

Sixties rhythm and blues legend Georgie Fame, soul and gospel singer Mica Paris, and celebrated comedian and writer Barry Cryer will be some of the highlights of 2018’s Southwold Arts Festival, it was announced.

Three Norfolk holiday properties have played a starring role in a major TV campaign launched by an online booking agency.

Evolutionary biologist, primatologist and broadcaster Dr Ben Garrod has thrown his support behind Norfolk Day in becoming an ambassador for the initiative.

The reaction to Norfolk Day was as enthusiastic as it was overwhelming as individuals, businesses, TV personalities and politicians from around the county showed their support for the July 27 initiative.

Question marks have been raised over the strength of Visit Suffolk’s campaigns to attract visitors to the county, as those funding it fail to commit to cash beyond March next year.

#NorfolkDay shot to the top of Twitter’s UK trending topics following the launch of the exciting new initiative on Friday.

A company which announced a ferry service between Great Yarmouth and Holland has postponed the plan due to fears over Brexit.

It gave more than 7,000 people a taste of winter wonderland and achieved its goal of increasing town centre footfall - but was Great Yarmouth’s ice rink a worthwhile venture?

The parent company of holiday firm Hoseasons has been bought in a billion dollar deal.

The Broads has been featured on a bespoke piece of artwork erected at Norwich Airport which welcomes visitors to Norfolk.

Six local attractions have been recognised by a national tourism organisation for the high quality visitor experiences they offer.

A boutique hotel and restaurant in Norfolk has been named as one of the top new places to stay in the UK for 2018 by a national newspaper.

A Norfolk chef has been “blown away” by the public’s support after being nominated for a nationwide tourism award.

A Broads hire boat business has relaunched a vintage wooden cruiser as a day hire boat.

Broads Authority volunteers based at Whitlingham Park are learning the art of willow weaving.

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