A 28ft longboat sailed into Sheringham at the weekend, marking the launch of the town’s annual Scira Viking Festival.

A slice of the lighter side of life will be on the menu at Bawdeswell village hall, near Dereham, on March 22, when poet, playwright and broadcaster Ian McMillan teams up with musician and composer Luke Carver Goss to present an evening of songs, stories and comedy.

A Sheringham church hailed a ‘huge’ success story when it was built five years ago at a cost of £1.6 million is hoping a new £300,000 scheme will help men experiencing loneliness, isolation and mental health problems, by providing them with a space to forge friendships while working on practical skills.

Kind-hearted Cromer folk have rallied round to make sure needy youngsters and their families have a happy Christmas, by filling more than 300 shoe boxes with toys, gifts and toiletries as part of an appeal run by Christian charity Blythswood Care.

When former Sheringham mayor Noel Gant got chatting to his future wife Margrit at a dance in Germany in 1956, he says he knew immediately that she was “the one”.

With around 20,000 people set to descend on Sheringham and Holt on September 15, this year’s 1940s weekend looks set to go with a swing. Here’s everything you need to know about the biggest event in the North Norfolk Railway calendar.

Students arrived dressed to impress for an end of year prom held at Sheringham Woodfields School.

Hundreds of real ale fans turned out to the North Norfolk Railway at the weekend, to sample a selection of more than 120 brews on offer at the popular attraction’s annual beer festival.

When Tony Shipp was asked to organise a day of children’s events for Cromer carnival in 1971, it was the beginning of almost fifty years of dedication to local life that saw him made an MBE for services to the community.

As the town gears up for its annual action-packed week of fun for all the family, KAREN BETHELL spoke to him about his fondest carnival memories.

Sheringham Chamber of Trade has hailed an ‘Open all Hours’ late night shopping evening a “huge” success.

People with dementia and their carers will have a chance to help shape future health and care services, at a focus day being held at Sheringham’s Lighthouse Church on Saturday.

A north Norfolk optician will be swapping spectacles for sports kit, when he lines up at the start of the London Marathon in a few weeks time.

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