Sixth formers in Norwich have scooped the top prize in a space race after the craft they designed reached a staggering 33,000 metres.

An award-winning photographer has put the focus on inspiring the next generation of youngsters.

Mystery surrounds the exact location of the Norwich home of Elsie Tilney, an unlikely World War Two heroine who rescued Jews from the Nazis. Mike Wiltshire reports.

Tourist attractions and beaches across Norfolk and Suffolk had a bumper bank holiday weekend thanks to clear sunny skies.

After nearly a year of collecting and transporting unused football strips from Dereham have made it into the hands of passionate young footballers in one of Africa’s poorest nations.

A project which has been tracking cuckoos by satellite has provided conservationists with valuable information on the migratory patterns of the birds.

Norfolk people are being urged to donate to an emergency charity appeal for survivors of the Sierra Leone mudslide and flood disaster.

A male nightjar has attracted national attention with its quest for a mate leading it to travel 600 miles in four days, including a flying visit through Norfolk.

A free evening of modern jazz is to be held in Lowestoft this weekend.

With the summer break officially here, children and grandchildren are looking for entertainment. Here are 25 places to go in Norfolk and Suffolk to keep the family happy - and your purse-strings too. Although of course they could just play in the garden like we used to do!

An adventurous nurse at the region’s mental health trust has described the emotion of completing a half marathon in scorching heat to make a difference to some of Sierra Leone’s most impoverished children.

Norman Lamb has shown his support for a Smallburgh initiative which will span continents and touch many lives.

You’ve heard of Africa’s ‘Big 5’ must-see species. But what are East Anglia’s equivalents? Simon Barnes has his list – but do you agree?

Masters of off-the-cuff improv, the comedy ensemble will take audience suggestions at the Norwich comedy festival and transform them into fantastically funny scenes and songs in the blink of an eye.

In the space of three months, a zoo near Lowestoft has welcomed three births of rare, vulnerable and highly endangered animals.

Art created by a Norfolk teacher is being used to raise money to save the lives of mothers and babies in one of the world’s poorest countries.

A is for archaeology at Norwich Castle, animals at Africa Alive, Alice in Wonderland in Cromer and augmented reality with the Gruffalo in Thetford Forest.

Students at Thetford Grammar School (TGS) have named a cuckoo who will help discover why the iconic bird is disappearing from the countryside.

The majestic setting of St Paul’s Cathedral in London served as the backdrop for the funeral service of one of Norwich City Football Club’s oldest fans.

Horrified and in tears, game reserve manager Lynne MacTavish sits by white rhinoceros Winnie who was senselessly slaughtered for her horns in South Africa.

A Lowestoft academy is set to transport audiences on a musical journey.

A Smallburgh charity is begging the Norfolk community for support after their prized education bus caught fire on the A11.

Rhinos, zebra and giraffes are among the lucky animals stretching out their legs on an extra acre at a wildlife park’s latest enclosure extension.

Ever wanted to try biltong, boerewors and koeksisters? Well, now you can and you won’t need to travel to the southern most country in Africa to do so.

Disabled people across the developing world will become more mobile - thanks to a donation from a Norwich housing association.

A water garden has been given new life by the flutter of tiny wings.

Put away those slippers, for one Norwich resident 60 is the new 20.

One of Norwich City’s oldest fans has died just weeks before his 102nd birthday.

It is described as an unforgettable experience as the summer night falls.

A funk and soul band and an a cappella quintet will provide the beat for the next two events as part of the Wymondham Music Festival.

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