East Anglia has an amazing artistic heritage. As well as all the sculptors, painters, print-makers and more who have been born here or made their homes here, many more have been inspired by holidays on the Norfolk or Suffolk coast.

Talented comedy magician Robbie James is celebrating after beating more than 5,000 contenders to be named as East of England Best Entertainer of the Year.

What are your memories of London 2012? Amazingly, it’s now eight years since the Games which caught the nation’s heart.

As school summer holidays arrive, what are the options for family days out to allow youngsters - many of whom have already been stuck at home for months now - to let off steam? Here are 21 ideas, including many that won’t break the bank.

It’s now 35 years since Live Aid took the world stage on July 13, 1985, but the memories are still vivid.

It will be the 150th anniversary of Charles Dickens’ death on June 9. Here is a look at locations in East Anglia linked with the writer,

How can you celebrate a birthday or special occasion in lockdown? Here are just some of the local options for celebration cakes, balloons, gifts and more.

Do you dream of jetting off to a distant beach, a wildlife safari or a camping break closer to home? Our readers and staff have been recalling their best-ever breaks, and looking forward to when they can travel again.

What makes you happy during lockdown? A Zoom chat, a country walk or dancing round the kitchen? Our readers and staff have been sharing what keeps them smiling.

Have you taken up any unusual new pastimes during lockdown? Our readers and staff have thought up some amazing ideas, from creating a home golf course and beach to Nerf Gun battles.

Volunteers have been bringing spring cheer to people who are self-isolating, by delivering them the gift of a plant.

Suffolk engineering company Scooterpac, known for its customised mobility scooters, has switched over production to make much-needed PPE for the NHS Nightingale Hospitals.

What was your best-ever gig or festival? Live music might be on hold at the moment because of the coronavirus crisis, but our readers and staff have been sharing their top musical moments.

With so many of us currently working from home and feeling isolated, our cats, dogs and rabbits are stepping in to provide some much-needed love and comfort.

Spring has sprung, and the beauty of nature in our home areas is more important than ever this year during the restrictions of lockdown. Readers and staff have shared their photos and thoughts.

Mother’s Day will be very different from usual this year for many of us, against the background of the coronavirus pandemic.

Many of us are expecting to spend more time at home in the next few weeks - not just because of self-isolation, but also for other reasons, from maternity leave to holidays at home. So how can you keep yourself entertained?

Which book is your all-time favourite? On the eve of World Book Day, our readers and staff have been sharing thoughts about the books which mean the most to them.

Can’t wait for spring, with its bluebells and lambs? Here are 19 suggestions of places to visit around the region over the coming weeks and months.

What are your Valentine memories? Our readers and staff have been sharing theirs - ranging from a wooden heart to meeting a future husband in a field.

Monty Python’s Flying Circus changed comedy forever. Following the recent sad loss of Terry Jones and “seventh Python” Neil Innes, we’re looking back at the team’s 50-plus years of comic genius.

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