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Scared passengers endured an hour of uncertainty when their flight was forced to circle around Norfolk following a birdstrike.

With The Beano celebrating it’s 80th birthday this summer, Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at different forms of comics and explores the rise the graphic novel. He examines how this increasingly important form of storytelling has blossomed into an art-form of its own

A Norfolk village plans to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War by adding the names of two men to its war memorial.

Tributes have been made to a champion classic motorcycle racer who died in Belgium last month.

King’s Lynn’s Danny Kerry, who led Great Britain’s women to Olympic gold at Rio 2016, has been appointed as the men’s head coach.

Her books are based on her own magical East Anglian childhood. Now Sheridan Winn is watching them come to life on a film set

The inquest into a motorcyclist who crashed at a racing circuit in Belgium has been opened at Norfolk Coroner’s Court.

Scores of people from our region who were due to be jetting off from Stansted Airport today will be affected by pilot strikes being held by Ryanair pilots.

A Suffolk brewery has been pipped to the post for a major beer accolade.

A Norfolk veteran has returned from a dig at the Battle of Waterloo site as part of a scheme to help veterans living with disabilities.

Norfolk’s Members of Youth Parliament (MYPs) have penned a heartfelt message to go on a wreath that will be laid in Ypres.

A former soldier is joining thousands of Armed Forces veterans from across the world to pay tribute at a historic pilgrimage of remembrance.

Two friends will race through eight countries in just four days as part of a rally fundraiser - in a bright orange 1968 Ford Mustang.

Community groups gathered to give members of Sheringham’s Royal British Legion branch a send-off ahead of their trip to the First World War battlefields.

The Broads has followed in the football-steps of Norwich City 
by going Dutch.

From manufacturing for NASA to advising Google – Norfolk companies are doing some spectacular things.

Around 12 historic fishing boats from Wells’ past will be on show at a regatta on Saturday evening.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) and the University of East Anglia (UEA) hosted the first European masterclass on minimally invasive inguinal lymph node dissection and hands-on cadaveric training –specialist procedures used for penile cancer patients.

A seven-fold increase in applications for citizenship EU countries has panicked Lynne Mortimer into looking for lost ancestry

Former Norwich City midfielder Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe has signed for Gent in a deal reportedly worth 2.2million Euros.

Our Norwich City photographer, Paul Chesterton, has had little time to rest - no sooner had the final whistle sounded on the World Cup final than he was on his way to Germany to cover the Canaries tour. Paul takes up the story...

Both teams will be looking for evidence of fresh goal-scoring threats from new signings when Norwich City take on Wolfsburg in the final game of their tour of Germany this afternoon.

Norfolk wheelchair tennis star Alfie Hewett made it a hat-trick of Wimbledon titles as he partnered Gordon Reid to their third successive doubles title at SW19.

It was the first large military road run in the county and featured vintage vehicles from across Norfolk and north Suffolk.

It’s been a rather eventful seven days covering the World Cup for our regular Norwich City photographer Paul Chesterton, who witnessed England’s semi-final heartbreak – and veered off the beaten path.

Norfolk’s Alfie Hewett is through to the final of the men’s wheelchair doubles at Wimbledon.

Can anyone tell me the point of the World Cup third-placed play-off?

Croatia had only just been formed in the same year that England last reached a World Cup semi-final in 1990.

Love had the world in motion, the Berlin Wall had fallen, Norwich City had finished fourth in the old First Division and the Simpsons had never been screened on British television.

A Norwich City fan has been caught up in a “terrifying” stampede which broke out in Nice last night amid France’s win over Belgium in the World Cup semi-final.

Love had the world in motion, the Berlin Wall had fallen, Norwich City had finished fourth in the old First Division and the Simpsons had never been screened on British television.

We really are starting to believe the World Cup is coming home.

Pubs and beer gardens the length and breadth of the county erupted in celebrations as England took one step closer to a place in the World Cup final today.

In part three of his World Cup diary our Norwich City photographer Paul Chesterton re-lives what it was like to witness England’s shootout win in Russia

He’s the captain spearheading the England bid for glory at the World Cup in Russia – or is he?

Members of a school’s historical society are being encouraged to get involved in a Royal British Legion project to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War.

Veterans from across the country are making their way to the Battle of Waterloo battlefield on the hunt for Napoleon relics.

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.

It’s coming home.

Lie-ins after matches and office viewings are among the ways Norfolk businesses are coping with World Cup fever.

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for our Norwich City photographer Paul Chesterton and his son, Dan, out at the World Cup but they’re loving they’re Russian adventures – even if it’s not all been smooth sailing...

Which one of these 13 players is England’s greatest striker of all time?

When the full-time whistle blew in England’s 1-0 World Cup defeat to Belgium, many Three Lions fans rejoiced, dreaming of making plans for final day with a seemingly favourable route.

Adnan Januzaj’s stunning goal secured a much-changed Belgium side a 1-0 win over England’s second string on Thursday evening and meant Gareth Southgate’s men will face Colombia in the last 16 of the World Cup.

England’s World Cup defeat to Belgium has avoided potential pre-season clashes for Norwich City supporters.

Commuters and football fans hoping to get to Norwich or Great Yarmouth in time for England’s match against Belgium could find it difficult.

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

The hotly anticipated England v Belgium game kicks off tonight at 7pm our time at the Kalingrad Stadium. But how much do you know about what links Belgium and the city of Norwich? Take our quiz to find to find out.

The landlord of a pub in Dereham continues to attract interest from the world’s media after erecting a grandstand for supporters to watch the World Cup finals.

The World Cup is in full swing and there has already been plenty of drama to be discussed as Russia 2018 moves towards the knockout stages.

Despite a shortage of Co2 in England, Norwich pubs are hoping to stay afloat during the World Cup.

A group of cyclists from the Great Yarmouth area have raised more than £6,000 for a military families charity.

The World Cup is offering a window to the Premier League past for Norwich City fans this summer, as David Freezer reviews in our alternative A-Z series, with N for the Canaries nearly boys.

Harry Kane’s hat-trick inspired England to their biggest ever World Cup win as Gareth Southgate’s men sealed progress to the last 16 with a 6-1 demolition of Panama that puts their rivals on notice.

Harry Kane scored a last minute winner for England against Tunisia giving them the perfect start to the World Cup.

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

He’s just claimed the English under-20 men’s javelin crown in style but Daniel Bainbridge needs to throw even further to secure a place at the approaching World U20 Championships.

The Goals football centre in Norwich is testing Three Lions fans loyalty by offering free play during England World Cup matches.

It’s a practice that is said to be damaging the ocean, depleting fish stocks and destroying jobs.

England are set to take to the World stage as the last group for the World Cup get ready to play today.

David Platt’s late winner against Belgium saw England advance to the quarter-finals of the 1990 World Cup, but how much do you remember about the match?

Pelé or Baggio? Batistuta or Maradona? Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi? Thomas or Gerd Müller? Which legend has found the net the most times at World Cup tournaments?

Can’t get enough of the World Cup? Here’s how to fill the next few weeks with more football and Russia

TCR Europe racer Josh Files endured a rare pointless meeting in the latest round of the series held at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, posting two retirements in his Hell Energy-supported Honda Civic.

Tens of millions will be gambled on the outcome of the World Cup, from the outright winners to the number of times Neymar spits during a game, but who do you think will lift the trophy?

The Greatest Show on Turf kicks off in Russia this week, bringing with it all the emotion, heartache and joy that every football tournament does. Mark Heath takes a look at what we can expect in the next month.

If you’re searching for a winner, on the football pitch or the stock market, invest in blue-chip stock. You really cannot go too far wrong, reckons Peter Sharkey

More than 60 people turned out to the launch of twin exhibitions at Sheringham Museum charting the life and work of one of the most highly regarded photographers of the 20th century.

England boss Gareth Southgate has named his 23-man World Cup squad - but who should make the starting XI against Tunisia?

The Queen has opened three of her favourite royal residences to camera crews to mark the 30th anniversary of Countryfile - includng Sandringham in Norfolk. What can we expect to see when the team descend on one of the Royal Family’s most treasured estates?

There’s a brand new trio of pro-dancers competing for Strictly’s Glitter Ball trophy this year alongside a host of familiar faces (but we’re still in mourning for the lack of Brendan Cole). Here are the new and old faces you’ll spot in the ballroom this autumn.

Despite not firing on all cylinders, Matt Newson still managed to take the chequered flag and post some more very good results in the F1 Stock Cars at King’s Lynn.

More than 30 children journeyed to the Netherlands to participate in an international football tournament.

The presenting teams have been revealed for football’s greatest tournament as the best players across the globe prepaer to descend on Russia for the FIFA World Cup 2018. But which channel will kick off the action for England?

Norwich City’s teenage striker Adam Idah will spearhead the Republic of Ireland’s bid to reach the semi-finals of the U17 European Championships on Monday night - and look to impress Canaries’ chief Daniel Farke in the process.

Josh Files started his TCR Europe campaign off with a solid fourth place in the opening race, at the Paul Ricard Circuit in France, but a tyre gamble backfired in race two.

Deliveroo has avoided classifying its self-employed workers as staff with the introduction of free accident insurance for 35,000 riders.

The season is not yet over for promising Norwich City youngster Adam Idah, as the striker begins gaining international tournament experience tomorrow.

Olivia Nicholls is closing on a place in the world’s top 300 women’s doubles players after more success.

A United Nations of birdwatchers has continued to boost Suffolk Wildlife Trust’s fundraising for its expanded Carlton Marshes nature reserve, as thousands of visitors have converged on the site to see its mega-rare American bittern.

Carlton Marshes manager outlines proposals after £4m Heritage Lottery Fund award

A Bungay man who served as a fighter pilot during the First World War has left behind a “rare and unique” glimpse of life on the front line in a comprehensive photo album.

For more than 80 years, she harboured a wartime secret.

Food writer Andy Newman says we should be looking local for good-quality chocolate this Easter.

Video: Penguins arrive at new £75,000 home

Monday, March 26, 2018

Complete with plenty of sand, rocks and a pool, this brand new enclosure has everything a penguin looks for in a home.

It’s like The Darling Buds of May do Corfu but that’s a good thing. Escaping to Greece for an hour every Sunday night makes Monday feel far further away than it really is

Former education minister Baroness Gillian Shephard joined international education experts at a conference in Norwich on Wednesday.

Photographs taken by a Sheringham woman which highlight the breadth of women’s roles in the First World War have been revealed to mark International Women’s Day.

Congratulations are in order, I’d suggest, for Rochdale and, belatedly, Newport County, who pushed Tottenham all the way in the FA Cup.

After a long, hard 2017 season racing on the continent while based at home in Great Yarmouth, young roadman Zak Coleman has earned help from the Dave Rayner Fund and is setting out to live in Belgium and race on the roads of Flanders and beyond in 2018

Norwich City legend Iwan Roberts speaks about the day he feared for safety on a football pitch

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.

A Gorleston couple have celebrated their golden anniversary surrounded by 90 family members and friends.

The Irish Republic, France, the US, Netherlands and Germany were the top five export markets for UK food and drink last year, according to government figures.

Aldi has voluntarily recalled 38,000 packs of its frozen mixed vegetables after a grandmother said she found half a rat inside one.

Bungay High School pupil Harvey Sayer has been called-up to the England Under-15 squad.

Dreams have become reality for a talented teenage footballer.

Norfolk’s Alfie Hewett and partner Gordon Reid reached their fifth Grand Slam men’s doubles final together on Thursday at the Australian Open when the reigning Wimbledon and US Open champions beat Gustavo Fernandez of Argentina and Shingo Kunieda of Japan 6-1, 4-6, (10-6).

Mayor visits King’s Lynn Air Cadets

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Young air cadets in West Norfolk were delighted to receive a special visit from the mayor.

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