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Here’s everything you need to know about the next meteor shower and when you can view it.

Although Norfolk is well and truly a coastal county today, it was once a much different story.

Sheep and cattle farming in the UK should be cut by between a fifth and a half to help tackle climate change, a committee led by Suffolk’s Lord Deben says.

Prince William loves Norfolk so much it’s the place he calls home. So what’s to like?

When the first ever recorded twin seal pups were born at Horsey three years ago it sent ripples of excitement across the globe.

A hunt has been given the go-ahead to hold its controversial Boxing Day meet despite fears there was a “serious risk of hunt saboteurs”.

Climate change could pose a threat to male fertility – according to new research from the University of East Anglia.

A north Norfolk wildlife centre is hosting a winter festival aimed to inspire discovery and exploration of the area’s coastline.

University team is “working 18-hour days” to find out cause of spate of hare deaths.

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a matted dog was handed into a veterinary practice.

This huge image of a horse, spanning more than 200 metres, has appeared in a secluded field on the Norfolk-Suffolk to remember the role that animals played in the First World War.

If you want someone to put the current concerns about coastal erosion into a geological perspective, then writer Nicholas Crane can do it as eloquently as anybody.

One of the world’s foremost conservationists has announced a visit to Norfolk to unveil his findings on the state of cranes worldwide.

Controversial plans for riverside housing and moorings on the scenic River Bure have been withdrawn because of wrangling over a raft of issues.

A green energy scheme which has benefited thousands of households in the region could close to newcomers.

An ambitious legacy project has seen trees planted for future generations to enjoy as part of a network of forest conservation initiatives to mark the Queen’s lifetime of service to the Commonwealth.

Plans to deal with a river which has diverted itself are being considered by the Environment Agency and a town council.

A Westminster committee has warned over a gap in environmental protections after Britain leaves the EU.

A Norfolk MP has joined a national initiative to mark the Queen’s commitment to the Commonwealth - by planting trees.

A woman in Norfolk has called for a ban on balloon releases after finding her calf choking on one.

It is one of Norfolk’s true icons, and now a series of stunning images of Happisburgh Lighthouse have been captured by an aerial drone photographer.

It is an unusual bird with a distinctive spoon bill, but it had not found a home in Britain for hundreds of years.

Visit Norfolk is encouraging tourists to appreciate the county’s natural landscape at any time of year by identifiying our county’s seven natural wonders.

Protecting the natural beauty of the Broads and East Anglia’s nature reserves is at the forefront of an ongoing review into their future, according to government adviser Julian Glover during a visit to the area today (2).

A woman has described her horror after seeing a baby seal ‘brutally’ killed by two dogs.

The search continues for eco heroes to enter this year’s Eco Awards to win cash prizes and tablet devices.

Sir David Attenborough called it one of the best places to see wildlife in the world.

The replacement for the tip where people in Norwich take their rubbish and recycling could be built next to the Norwich Northern Distributor Road.

A grey seal has died after being found trapped in netting on a Norfolk beach.

Embattled beaches are taking a blasting from high winds and tides, with one stretch reportedly losing several feet in just one day.

More than 60,000 fewer visits have been made to Norfolk’s recycling centres since controversial waste charges were introduced earlier this year.

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