Saxophonist Alan Barnes will be among the performers at the Norwich Jazz Weekender

Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this weekend

Forty top jazz musicians play over the two days as part of the first Norwich Jazz Weekender, Red Card Comedy Club welcomes four more stand-ups, David Melling’s much-loved children’s book Hugless Douglas is brought to the stage, while soprano Geneviève Usher and pianist Chris Underhill perform the 5th Norfolk Schubertiade. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.

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The North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival at Holkham Hall. Joe Trewellard of Bread Source.
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North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival at Holkham Hall this weekend

A showcase of tasty food and drink is being staged this weekend at one of north Norfolk’s finest country houses.

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25 Norfolk family outings in which the rain doesn’t matter

Rain, rain — go away. With today’s heavy showers it pays to be prepared for your summer fun not to be spoilt. Thankfully there is still plenty to do with wellies and an umbrella. SIMON PARKIN picks 25 places to head to stay dry.

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How Great Yarmouth’s Out There festival has brought Gallic circus cornucopia to Norfolk

Great Yarmouth’s traditional kiss-me-quick seaside image has received a Gallic overhaul in recent years with the cosmopolitan Out There Festival taking to its streets, parks and venues.

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20 ways keep your family entertained this Bank Holiday weekend

From history to herring, festivals to family fun at the races there is something to keep all your family entertained this Bank Holiday week. SIMON PARKIN highlights events with something for all ages.

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