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A high school is planning to rid its campus of plastic bottles in a bid to reduce waste.

Foragers have been warned to be "sensitive and responsible" around mushrooms as the seasons change.

Students walked out of school to take the world-wide protests against climate change to the streets of a Norfolk town.

Visitors to Whitlingham Country Park have been told there are "no significant plans" to bring in entrance fees or restricted opening times at the site following changes to its management arrangements.

A popular footpath across fields has been closed after funding for its upkeep ran out.

Concerns have been raised that "significant" roosts of some of the UK's rarest bats may have vanished since the Norwich Northern Distributor Road was built.

Two swans that confused the A140 for a river were successfully relocated to a nature reserve after a rescue mission involving passing motorists and wildlife experts.

A £6.5m overhaul of the way the county's drinking water is sourced gets under way next week - and will take a whole year to complete.

Forget wicked witches and things that go bump in the night.

The bat bridges built over the Norwich Northern Distributor Road do work, according to experts who have been monitoring whether the animals have been using them.

Parents and dog owners are being warned to stay away from open water after a dangerous poisonous algae has been found in various beauty spots in Norfolk and Suffolk.

A Norwich-based spokesman for Extinction Rebellion has said he "deeply regrets" the protests which led to ugly scenes on London's Tube system and said it has created "the most difficult moment in the movement's history so far".

Keepers are celebrating the first ever birth of a baby large hairy armadillo at Banham Zoo.

Solar panelling is on the cards for a major supermarket in Norwich.

Five of Norfolk's historic landmarks are at risk of being lost forever, according to the public body which oversees England's heritage.

People in Norwich can now enjoy a brand new green open space thanks to the efforts of community volunteers.

The Colman family is to end a contract with the Broads Authority over the management of Whitlingham Country Park after a quarter of a century.

Six Extinction Rebellion protestors were arrested today after gluing themselves outside the headquarters of Barclays Bank at Canary Wharf.

Residents took to the ancient woodlands to protest at proposals to fell them for quarrying.

A park and art gallery could be built beside a former quay.

Two whales have been seen off the Norfolk coastline.

People are being reminded of the 'horrific' injuries seals can suffer if they get tangled in netting after a severely wounded male had to be rescued on Horsey Beach.

When researcher Kate Minnis died in the days after writing a book - her widow and best friend just knew there was one thing they had to do.

Police officers from Norfolk and Suffolk are among hundreds from across the country sent to London to help deal with the Extinction Rebellion protests.

People are being urged to ditch the mass releases of helium balloons and sky lanterns - because of the damage they cause to animals and the environment.

Seal and Shore Watch Rescue helped two poorly pups off the north Norfolk coast.

A seafaring county councillor who was horrified by the amount of plastic she saw while racing across the Atlantic has been shortlisted for a national award.

A mystery pong is putting off shoppers at a village supermarket.

A call has been made for the millions of pounds being sought to transform transport in and around Norwich to be partially used to bring buses back under public control.

Parts of a caravan have been strewn along an idyllic public footpath, prompting uproar among walkers.

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