The remains of two cockpits from Lightning fighter aircraft found in a farmer's field are set to take pride of place at a Norfolk museum.

Organisers have hailed this year's North Norfolk Railway 1940s weekend the "biggest and best yet", after an estimated 20,000 people turned out to Sheringham and Holt to take part.

A town centre in north Norfolk could see a cash injection of almost £1m.

Crowds packed the streets of Sheringham on Sunday, as the North Norfolk Railway 1940s weekend came to a spectacular close with a people's parade featuring thousands of people dressed in wartime costume.

From Norwich market, there was a bustle of excitement and the low drum of chatter as people stood - for three hours - in a queue.

The streets of Sheringham echoed with the low hum of more than 50 vintage trucks, Jeeps and motorcycles on Saturday, as the opening day of the North Norfolk Railway's 1940s weekend came to a close with a military vehicle parade.

The phantom black dog of Buxton that foretold the death of a loved one and why it's best to be cautious when visiting rural churchyards in Norfolk at twilight...

From secretive rituals to cult-like rumours, the Freemasons is an ancient organisation cloaked in layers of mystery.

The countdown to the North Norfolk Railway 1940s weekend has begun and residents, shops, cafes and community groups in both Holt and Sheringham are pulling out all the stops to make sure the hugely popular annual event, which runs on Saturday and Sunday, is a roaring success.

The owners of a 200-year-old gothic mansion named as one of the UK's most endangered buildings say they have spent more than £1.5m on conserving it.

To marry one woman accused of witchcraft is misfortunate, to marry two is plain suspicious.

Spam fritters, pink custard and, above all, chocolate crunch. At the start of the new school year, our readers and staff have been recalling school dinner favourites... and the dishes they dreaded.

Volunteers with a vision can crack on with their community hub scheme for a rundown gatehouse after a lease deal was struck.

A vicar has spoken about the 'catastrophic' damage left by a vehicle crashing through a country churchyard, and how he came to forgive the driver.

The family of a 94-year-old former air force lieutenant have embarked on a mission to remind him of his love for Norwich after he was diagnosed with bone cancer.

An historic church that is normally closed to the public will open as part of this year's Heritage Open Days festival.

His selfless heroics helped free much of France, Belgium and the Netherlands from the stranglehold of the Nazis during the Second World War.

Classic car owners will be showing off their pride and joy tomorrow.

With Holt and Sheringham gearing up for the North Norfolk Railway's 1940s weekend, which runs on Saturday and Sunday, charity shops and vintage stores have been doing a roaring trade in outfits from the era, with customers lining up to kit themselves out in everything from fox fur stoles, to fancy headgear.

Classic car owners will be showing off their pride and joy on Sunday.

Dragons, demons, monks and artists haunt lonely, lovely St Benet's Abbey - and there's just time for a free guided tour before the dark days of winter.

In medieval times Walsingham was one of the most visited pilgrimage sites in Europe.

Up to 10,000 people are expected to descend on Sheringham and Holt for this year's North Norfolk Railway 1940s weekend, which will feature music from stars including the D-Day Darlings and David Van Day, and events ranging from parades to pigeon racing, Here's your one-stop guide to what's on.

Seven works by a Victorian taxidermist go under the hammer in a Norfolk auction house.

A classic ship that has been a regular sight off the East Anglian coast for 10 years has sailed out of Lowestoft for its last time.

Crowds have been flocking to the Sandringham Game and Country Fair today.

"Listen very carefully, I will only say this only once".

We often complain that we're stuck in the middle of nowhere when we find ourselves lost in unfamiliar surroundings. But what happens when you want to be stuck in the middle of Nowhere but you just can't find it? Weird Norfolk go looking for the Nowheres in the county.

The Sandringham Game and Country Fair is back this weekend.

Exhibitions, tours, bus rides, music and talks are all set to feature among an incredible array of activities.

A Brandon man has offered Greater Anglia £100 to buy a train station to prevent its demolition which he says would be an act of "corporate vandalism".

A church building expert has said it will take months before a decision is made on the future of a church that was gutted by fire.

An investigation into the cause of a blaze which gutted a Norfolk church is expected to take days, as conservation experts say the heritage lost in the fire is "irreplaceable".

The 50th anniversary of the passing of Felbrigg Hall into the hands of the National Trust will be marked by a special thanksgiving service.

The courage and determination of those who have served for their country was celebrated on Merchant Navy Day.

More than 1,000 people turned out to welcome the first major rail tour to Lowestoft in almost five years.

They came, they saw, they conquered and left an indelible mark on world history. Now Cromer Museum's Alan Tutt traces the rise and fall of Roman Norfolk, and what remains of the once mighty empire.

After years at opposite ends of the world, laughs and tears came when a dancing duo finally reunited.

A wartime Hollywood movie which claimed the lives of three men in over Norfolk while filming will herald the start of a new season of Sunday afternoon charity film shows at Wymondham. Derek James reports

Whistle and he'll come to you: at a church in Norfolk, it's said that Satan can be summoned by a strange ritual. Weird Norfolk find out what it takes to see the Devil in Swanton Morley.

For years, it has been the star attraction at one of Norfolk's most cherished heritage railways and now the Black Prince is set to ride the rails once again.

After years off the rails, a trust is aiming to link up the county's railways and put Fakenham and nearby Melton Constable back on the line. MATTHEW FARMER reports...

A family hoping for a holiday packed with sun, sea and sandcastles in Great Yarmouth were surprised to find a guest had already taken up residence in the caravan they had been renting for four days - an invisible entity which made it perfectly clear it wanted them to leave.

A piece of Viking silver discovered in a Norfolk field made it into a major exhibition with hours to spare. It is just one example of how metal detectorists are helping historians understand our past.

Each church has a new tune as part of music created by a composer who has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry

A 3,000-year-old piece of jewellery discovered in a Norfolk field is set to finally go on display at Norwich Castle.

In September 1939, thousands of children, together with teachers and young mothers, were evacuated to Suffolk and Norfolk for safety.

The style, culture and character of the wartime era will again be celebrated as north Norfolk steps back in time for the annual 1940s weekend in Holt and Sheringham.

For more than 100 years the railway signal box at Lowestoft has controlled all movements of trains and rolling stock in and out of the station and sidings.

A wooden wolf which commemorates a blood-curdling legend has returned to its cliff-top lair.

It is one of the most heroic actions of the Second World War, but Britain still has no memorial to the men of Le Paradis.

An historic Grade II listed pub will go up for auction after no buyers have been found in the last three months.

The people behind an exciting project to unearth an ancient temple have lifted the lid on their work by inviting members of the public to look around the excavation site.

At the end of the 1980s, a town's historic clock was mysteriously moved from one side of the road to the other.

They are the pebble-hunter's Holy Grail, the all-seeing eyes that protect us from nightmares and witches. Weird Norfolk looks at witch stones - the pebbles with holes all the way through them - and finds out the folklore that surrounds them

It is an iconic Broads feature which has attracted people for several decades.

An antique street fair will return to a market town to raise vital funds for East Anglian Air Ambulance, after a local woman was saved by the service.

An iconic part of Great Yarmouth's seafront has regained its magical sparkle as rowing-boats and pedalos once again took to the restored Boating Lake.

An icon of the skyline is the latest Norwich star to appear on screen.

Don't panic, Captain Mainwaring... we're live on television.

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