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A hundred more refugees from the civil war in Syria are to be offered a new life in Norfolk - but council bosses say it will be a “challenge” to find them housing.

Crowds of veterans, families and children lined the streets in Norwich city centre for an event commemorating the Battle of Britain.

As the National Theatre’s latest take on Shakespeare’s Macbeth prepares to head out on tour, arts correspondent Emma Knights finds out more about the show which will be stopping off in Norwich.

Mid Norfolk MP George Freeman and the Bishop of Norfolk have spoken out about the plight of refugees during a panel discussion entitled ‘why Syria matters to Norfolk’.

He was determined to spread a little of his Norfolk cheer in the communities and schools of Lebanon .

For many people, a holiday is the thing they most look forward to each year. It’s a chance to get away from it all, relax, eat, read, explore, or even be adventurous. But with a weak pound and concerns over security issues, not to mention the general hassles that come with a holiday abroad, buying a UK holiday home which you can use throughout the year is a popular alternative.

Local elections, like any elections, matter.

Norfolk MP Liz Truss has flouted parliamentary rules by snapping selfies on the parliamentary estate.

The former head of the Army has said the British air strike in Syria was important to demonstrate a message to the Syrian regime.

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Bombing Syria was in Britain’s national interest, Theresa May will insist as she tells Parliament why she ordered the attack.

The British air strikes against Syria has provoked a mixed reaction from our region’s MPs.

Scores of people joined forces in Norwich city centre to protest against the UK’s involvement in air strikes against Syria.

A series of missile strikes were launched on Syria at 2am UK time today by the US, UK and France in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack in the country.

Four Royal Air Force Tornados GR4s joined the strikes against Syria, launching Storm Shadow missiles at a base 15 miles west of Homs.

The US, UK and France have launched co-ordinated missile strikes on Syria following a “despicable” chemical weapons attack on the town of Douma.

The children were foaming at the mouth, their faces contorted in agony with utter terror etched in their eyes.

A celebrity historian has praised a Norfolk town’s “spectacular” architecture - and urged its residents to preserve and protect it for future generations.

A Syrian asylum seeker is to reflect on the warm welcome she and her husband received when they arrived in Norwich at an event celebrating the city’s inclusivity.

Two international musicians will be playing a special concert in Wiveton to raise money for the Syrian Refugee crisis.

The former Mock The Week regular, and familiar face from just about every panel show, returns to Norwich Playhouse with his latest show, described as an adlibbing, joke-fuelled rallying cry for a better Britain.

Major infrastructure works to prepare RAF Marham for the arrival of the world’s most advanced fighter jet are progressing well as the base readies itself for a “momentous year”.

Opinion: Red Wednesday on November 22 is our chance to remember persecuted Christians. And there are lot of them in the world, says Sister Penelope Martin.

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