It was almost a century ago when the last tenants of an incredible Gothic folly in Norfolk were preparing to leave, making way for the demolition teams to move in and rid us of a building like no other.
The Royal Air Force was founded on April 1 1918 and it has played a leading role in East Anglian life ever since... but there have also been some fine films made in the region featuring the fliers. Derek James reports
The actor, who grew up in Norwich, plays Captain Stanhope in a new film version of R.C. Sherriff’s 1923 play, directed by UEA graduate Saul Dibb. They tell Simon Parkin about a film that marks the centenary of the end of the First World War.
A sweeping family saga that combines a history of individual figures with a detailed insight into the ups and downs of a niche manufacturing business goes on sale this week. Tony Wenham spoke to the author of Gallyons: Gunmakers of East Anglia