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Air pollution contributed to the deaths of more than 100 adults in Norwich in the space of just a year, new research has revealed.

A new country park could take shape on the outskirts of Norwich, after council bosses paid £700,000 to snap up almost 140 acres of land.

A splash of springtime peeps through a murky winter's day as the first daffodils come into bloom.

Campaigners have urged developers to rethink plans for hundreds of homes on treasured woodland.

A trail of lights in the sky that has fascinated stargazers the world over have been spotted above North Norfolk.

A council leader has been accused of paying "lip service" to environmental issues after a motion on climate change was not debated at a meeting.

Plans to build an incinerator in Wisbech have raised fears of "medically dangerous particles" affecting Norfolk.

When wildlife artist Emily Rose heard about the devastating impact of the Australian bushfires on millions of mammals, reptiles and birds, she was desperate to do something to help.

A series of eerie images brings a light railway and demolished seafront train station back to life,

People heading to one of Norfolk's most popular walking and seal-watching wildernesses are being caught out by a new parking ban.

Huge swathes of the Broads, the Fens and even parts of Great Yarmouth and Norwich could be under water in 30 years unless drastic action is taken to halt global warming.

Fishing enthusiasts have warned temporary barriers on a private broad would be catastrophic and devastate the fish population.

Demolition of home begins after fears it could be lost to the sea due to rapid coastal erosion which forced a Suffolk couple to flee their home just days before Christmas.

A couple were left stunned as they watched a fireball crashing to earth in East Anglia.

A conservation officer has hit out at the Environment Agency after a nature reserve reopens after flooding

A controversial scheme to remove fish from one of the lesser known Broads has gone out to public consultation.

A man has been fined for fly-tipping household waste at a scenic beauty spot.

Increasing numbers of birds will be able to breed after overhead power lines were removed from an area of marshland.

A rural campaigning organisation has praised a council for tracing and prosecuting a man for fly-tipping.

A climate change activist from Norwich will be speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, where he will urge billionaires in attendance to go green.

A Norfolk council is set to raise awareness of a clampdown on illegal puppy and kitten farms.

Councillors have again debated the use of "quiet alternatives" to fireworks in a bid to stop causing distress and harm to vulnerable people, pets and wildlife.

A fireball spotted by several stargazers in the skies over Norfolk has been described as a "white-hot star".

A politician has called for the East of England to cut car journeys in half, and solar panel installation for more than a million homes in a bid to avoid "catastrophic levels of global warming".

A woman whose car got stuck on a flooded and damaged road has expressed gratitude to the two men who came to her aid.

A north Norfolk nature reserve has been forced to close after suffering from the worst flooding it has experienced in 19 years.

Junior school pupils and staff have been thanked for their efforts raising money to support wildlife in the fire-ravaged Australian bush.

A team restoring and regenerating Great Yarmouth's historic buildings has been awarded a grant worth half a million pounds.

Charges for boaters on Norfolk's waterways have risen, with fees for petrol and diesel-run crafts higher than unpowered, hybrid or electric vessels, the Broads Authority has said.

A new £40,000 walkway guaranteeing beach access for sun-seekers and dog walkers is set to be installed in the next few months.

A bid to renew a quarry in the middle of woods has prompted fears it could damage ancient woodland.

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