Search

Japan

In light of this year's Lord Mayor's Day theme 'Love the Earth around you', what can we learn from other cultures about looking after the streets around us?

After a gap of 15 years, the region will again be represented on the British Touring Car Championship grid with the announcement of EXCELR8 Motorsport's entry after its purchase of the MG6 cars and race licences.

Preserve maker from Loddon takes home one Gold and two Silver awards from the 14th World's Original Marmalade Awards.

I make no apologies for writing about marathon running again this week particularly on the back of Nick Earl's superb 2:14:38 performance in the Lake Biwa Marathon in Japan last Sunday.

If Shun Tomii had followed his original plan, he wouldn't be in Norwich today, running a beloved family restaurant.

Legendary striker Jari Litmanen says Norwich City have provided his former international team-mate Teemu Pukki with the final piece of his footballing jigsaw.

Norfolk star Alfie Hewett wants to reclaim his number one ranking, win gold medals at the 2020 Olympics in Japan and claim all the major grand slam titles going.

Did you give a card or get a card? Or did you not bother? Rachel Moore says we don't need to be forced into displaying love

An ingenious piece of Norfolk tech will be going national thanks to a partnership with one of the biggest names in the fast-food world.

There is something fishy going on in the Norwich Lanes as a new concept "underwater gardening" store is coming to the city.

The Circus of Horrors are arriving to the Hippodrome Great Yarmouth on Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2 at 8pm with their new show Psycho Asylum.

Food and drink producers from across Norfolk and Suffolk are reaping the rewards of a business mission to the Netherlands, which saw them exhibit at Europe's largest hospitality 
trade show.

The Walkman is 40 this year. Nick Richards rewinds to their heyday and then fast forwards to the current day in which cassettes are enjoying a mini-revival

Calls have been made for elderly people without property or savings to be given more help to pay for their care.

When Swaffham Rotary Club was founded by a group of like-minded local people in 1969, it had just a handful of members, with local bank manager Ken Reeve appointed president.

Norfolk sports car manufacturer Lotus Cars has posted its strongest sales results in seven years.

Beyond the Christmas tree, decorations and pudding, do you have any special customs unique to your family? Here's a look at some weird and wonderful festive traditions.

Norwich-based band The Phantom Cowboys are celebrating their debut album's 20th anniversary with a special vinyl re-release.

A popular Christmas song inspires finance columnist, Peter Sharkey, to look at what investment has been like in 2018.

Wow, that was some 40th birthday party!

A warning has been issued over scam letters which have been sent to Norfolk addresses claiming to be from the 'International FIFA World Cup Online Lottery'.

Bruce Foxton, legendary bassist of The Jam talks about the legacy of the band and what the future holds ahead of From The Jam's All Mod Cons 40th Anniversary Tour.

A Norfolk school will be saying 'Hola' to its Spanish friends next year as it celebrates its latest award.

Gifts can arrive in a too-large cardboard box from a warehouse far, far away or with a flourish from a local artisan. We unwrap a selection box of delights

Electronic pioneers 808 state will return to Norwich on December 7 to headline The Waterfront with support from special guest LONE.

We caught up with singer-songwriter Natty prior to his headline show at The Waterfront in Norwich last night.

When author and illustrator Cherie Chen moved from Japan to Norwich 10 years ago she was blown away by the rich variety of quality children's books available.

It was described by a number of keen onlookers as "the strongest fleet of Laser sailors assembled this year."

There are many more super-septuagenarians, too, this year. Was there something in the air back in 1948?

How old do you think Olivia Newton-John will be next week? We look at her life and career: from East Anglia to Eurovision and Grease, and her fight with cancer

A Norfolk charity that has helped more than 400,000 children in Ghana has celebrated its silver jubilee.

Winning a second career Grand Slam singles title completed a 'near-perfect' fortnight for Alfie Hewett in the USA.

Norfolk's Alfie Hewett completed the US Open wheelchair double by winning his second grand slam singles title.

Alfie Hewett successfully defended his wheelchair men's doubles title with Gordon Reid and has the chance to win the singles title as well.

Whilst running has consumed a big part of my life, it was my obsession with running shoes which first took me into the sports/running retail trade.

Here are some events and attractions to enjoy over the bank holiday weekend in the Great Yarmouth area

They were East Anglian prisoners of war who were murdered and brutally tortured by the Japanese in the Second World War.

With The Beano celebrating it's 80th birthday this summer, Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at different forms of comics and explores the rise the graphic novel. He examines how this increasingly important form of storytelling has blossomed into an art-form of its own

Great Yarmouth's Hippodrome Circus Summer Spectacular is an absolute delight, whatever the weather. Roll up, roll up for a show that you'll remember forever.

Former Norfolk resident showcasing the very first UK-made sake at Norwich's Sushi and Sake Festival.

Improve your concentration and focus with these seven helpful tips from nutritionist Amy Morris.

Hundreds of rock n roll enthusiasts descended on town for a popular annual festival.

The gala premiere of this year's summmer circus was a triple celebration.

One of Norfolk's best-known businesses, Start-Rite, is celebrating completing a year-long course aimed at improving their operation.

Norfolk's Alfie Hewett is through to the final of the men's wheelchair doubles at Wimbledon.

Alfie Hewett has started his pursuit of a first Wimbledon men's wheelchair singles final strongly.

Ad Feature Airbnb: do you have the right to rent out your room?

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Airbnb is a fairly modern phenomenon which allows you to rent out a spare room or your entire house as a short-term let. Whilst this option may seem tempting, it is important for you to check whether you have the right to rent out your property in the first place. Linda Marshall, from Spire solicitors, discusses.

In part three of his World Cup diary our Norwich City photographer Paul Chesterton re-lives what it was like to witness England's shootout win in Russia

Great Yarmouth is set to be the centre of a nationwide celebration of circus this summer as the Hippodrome Circus stars in the six cities of circus event.

The former High Sheriff of Norfolk has completed a 1,500 mile trek, and has described the "determination, stubbornness, and courage" he has witnessed along the way.

Adnan Januzaj's stunning goal secured a much-changed Belgium side a 1-0 win over England's second string on Thursday evening and meant Gareth Southgate's men will face Colombia in the last 16 of the World Cup.

A Norfolk MP has launched a broadside at government red tape singling out environment secretary Michael Gove.

A popular annual music and beer festival returns for its fourth year this weekend.

The World Cup is offering a window to the Premier League past for Norwich City fans this summer, as David Freezer reviews in our alternative A-Z series, with N for the Canaries nearly boys.

A brewery on the Norfolk-Cambridgeshire border is expecting to double its international sales in the next year by tapping into global demand for high-quality British beer.

It's called forest bathing but thankfully, perhaps, neither water nor the necessity to take off any clothes is involved.

Internationally renowned as the leading light in stained glass, a glorious colourful new exhibition in Norwich of works by artist Brian Clarke sees him continuing to push the boundaries of the centuries-old art form. Simon Parkin reports.

Creative children at one Lowestoft primary school have been honoured in a worldwide contest.

The Greatest Show on Turf kicks off in Russia this week, bringing with it all the emotion, heartache and joy that every football tournament does. Mark Heath takes a look at what we can expect in the next month.

From the Tango to the Jubulani, how many footballs from World Cup history can you identify correctly?

Alfie Hewett returns to the scene of his first grand slam singles triumph today, on the famous clay courts of Roland Garros.

Three lots signed by Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood will go under the hammer to help boost the Norfolk Nook children's hospice appeal.

Norfolk will be doubly represented at this week's BNP Paribas World Team Cup in Apeldoorn, with Norwich's Ben Bartram selected to make his wheelchair tennis debut for Great Britain alongside Cantley's world number Alfie Hewett.

Most Read

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Latest from the EDP

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 22°C

min temp: 11°C

Listen to the latest weather forecast