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When Sheringham Museum manager Lisa Little was given a picture a local woman had found at a rubbish dump in the 1960s, it unlocked a puzzle she had been baffled by for years, and inspired a three-year project based on the work of famous fisherman artist John Craske.

A community arts organisation is looking to expand its programme, to include a year-round mix of events and activities for people of all ages.

A procession of illuminated scooters, bikes and pushchairs added a touch of sparkle to Sheringham Christmas lights switch-on celebrations,

More than 250 shoe boxes filled with Christmas gifts and essentials, ranging from toothpaste to teddy bears, are on their way to needy families in Eastern Europe and beyond, thanks to the generosity of kind-hearted north Norfolk townsfolk.

Music fans keen to strut their stuff on the dancefloor have been flocking to soul and funk nights hosted at a north Norfolk village venue by a DJ performing under the moniker Funky Chicken.

Wacky sailing craft cobbled together from backyard junk ranging from plastic barrels to old bicycles will take to the waves at Sheringham on Sunday, in the annual carnival raft race, which sets off from the west beach at midday.

Grey skies and heavy showers failed to dampen spirits on the opening day of Sheringham's annual Potty Morris and Folk Festival, which kicked off with a procession through the town on Saturday.

Sheringham traders affected by the sinkhole which opened up in the town centre nearly two weeks ago are making the best of a bad situation, by coming up with a series of innovative ideas to use the catastrophe to boost flagging sales.

Youngsters sporting headgear with themes ranging from spring flowers to chicks and rabbits delighted Sheringham shoppers, when they marched through the town centre as part of a traditional Easter Bonnet parade.

A pair of siblings have their sights set on scaling Africa's highest mountain, as a tribute to their much-loved grandfather who died from cancer last year.

Shoppers will have a chance to see new season outfits on the catwalk, at a charity fashion show being hosted by the Cromer branch of clothing chain M&Co.

There was standing room only at Thornage Church, near Holt, when mourners turned out in force to pay tribute to to north Norfolk's own James Herriot - much-loved vet Ken Gledhill - who has died aged 94.

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