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House music pioneer Paul Oakenfold will get the party started when he performs in the city this Easter.

His remarkable rise to the Premier League from the ninth tier of English football has been told in his own words for the first time.

Norwich is among the list of cities that are the worst at getting sexually transmitted infection (STI) checks, according to survey figures.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke and a rump of his promotion-chasing squad are proudly flying the flag for German football.

Norwich City have got Neil Warnock’s vote to follow his Cardiff City to the Premier League - now Daniel Farke has found a plan B.

A talented young gymnast from Norwich made headlines this weekend by winning a gold medal at a major gymnastics event in Liverpool.

Emi Buendia is leading the Canaries’ charge for the Premier League and Mark Armstrong hopes he can keep on providing those magic moments for City

“With a heavy heart, I have to retire from boxing with my dream unfulfilled.”

Three men have been charged in connection with drugs offences in Lowestoft.

Jurgen Klopp has enough on his plate at Liverpool without Daniel Farke tapping him for advice in Norwich City’s own title quest.

East Anglia is wonderful, of course - but is there an aspect of life in the area which you would consign to Room 101?

Chris Wilder is hoping Sheffield Wednesday rival Steve Bruce can do his Sheffield United a favour in the Championship promotion race, by denting Norwich City’s Premier League bid.

A first Premier League appearance in almost three years has kick-started FA Cup quarter-final preparations for former Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy at Wolves.

Remarkable form in front of goal has lifted Norwich City to the top of English football’s goal-scoring charts, with just three Premier League giants ahead of Daniel Farke’s exciting team so far this season.

The long road to Wembley for some has started down a small country lane in Norfolk as students from Easton and Otley College took part in the FA People’s Cup.

After another blockbuster at Carrow Road on Saturday, it was perhaps too much to ask for Sunday’s televised double header to provide similar entertainment.

Nathan Redmond is enjoying Premier League football again, after seeing his big-money move from Norwich City to Southampton start to turn sour – in spite of a very public pep talk from Pep Guardiola.

Steven Naismith is tempted to move to the MLS when his contract runs out with Norwich City this summer.

A grand building more used to customers asking for bank withdrawals than margaritas has been transformed into a restaurant.

James Sutton has been part of two of this country’s biggest soaps as teacher John-Paul McQueen in Hollyoaks and mechanic Ryan Lamb in Emmerdale. Ever keen to take up a challenge, he is now heading out around the country on stage in a spiky new comedy about a TV cook and tells us how he’s loving every minute.

In all my years as a Norwich City fan I’ve come to realise each and every season has one, truly defining moment; the one moment that sets the tone for the rest of the season and tells you how it is going to pan out.

Norwich City Under-23s stars Adam Phillips and Devonte Aransibia have had their contracts cancelled by mutual consent.

Get your dabbers and dance routines ready as party bingo comes to a seaside town with plenty of prizes up for grabs.

A staff member at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) is embarking on the challenge of a lifetime taking part in the final leg of the Round the World Clipper Yacht Race in aid of the Boudicca Breast Cancer Appeal.

The transfer window can be tricky for managers, and Norwich City have had hits and misses – CHRIS LAKEY looks at the top 10 in terms of fees paid

Ipswich Town are going down, according to former Norwich City striker Chris Sutton.

He was a rock ‘n’ roll wildcat in Germany and many musicians didn’t have the courage to share a stage with him....then a group of lads from Liverpool joined him. Derek James reports.

A body which provides drug and alcohol support services in Norfolk has handed out more than 4,000 kits which could save the lives of people overdosing on opioids.

Ahead of Saturday’s Carrow Road clash we spoke to Norfolk-based Sheffield United fan Nathan Taylor, who plays cricket locally for Swardeston.

What was the best Beatles era, the lovable mop-top fab four of the early 60s or the long-haired, moustached experimental musicians of the late 60s? Andrew Clarke and Judy Rimmer come together to disagree

The late Beatles were great - but don’t overlook their early work! Here’s a tribute to the early singles and albums.

Daniel Farke insists Norwich City will work ‘until the last hour of the transfer window’ to plug a gap in his squad, following a fresh double injury blow to Carlton Morris and Louis Thompson.

In his weekly column, Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey hails Emi Buendia – the Argentine starlet the Canaries had been waiting for.

Norwich City are reportedly alongside the likes of Manchester United and Liverpool in showing an interest in young Uruguayan midfielder Nicolas Acevedo.

West Yorkshire police say they are aware of tweets suggesting Leeds fans should attack the Norwich City team bus when it arrives at Elland Road next weekend.

As the next generation of Norwich City’s academy hopefuls push for chances to impress, David Freezer caught up with Liverpool lad Tom Scully as the midfielder continues his Canaries development.

Norwich City’s young full-backs, Jamal Lewis and Max Aarons, are ”something special”.

When it comes to the East Anglian Derby, there is just one thing harder to recall than an Ipswich Town win - a Saturday 3pm kick-off.

A tough match awaits the new Dereham Town management duo of Adam Gusterson and Olly Willis, with second-placed Heybridge Swifts visiting Aldiss Park.

Two contestants on the new series of Channel 4’s Hunted stayed at a friend’s caravan in Cromer to evade capture.

Norwich City are understood to be relaxed about academy starlet Todd Cantwell’s contract situation despite negotiations proving difficult.

An uninsured drug-driver handed himself into police two months after failing to show up at court to be convicted.

From Spitting Image to Crossroads via impressions of some of the biggest names in TV, Kate Robbins has been a mainstay of the small screen but now - after some time in the celebrity jungle with daughter Emily Atack - she’s heading to Norwich.

Former Liverpool and England international Peter Crouch is tipping his old loan club Norwich City to get to the Premier League - and stay there.

The campaign to get safe standing at Norwich City’s Carrow Road ground and other football stadiums has been backed by cabinet minister Elizabeth Truss.

Norwich City were among the best 20 performers among English football’s top clubs in 2018.

Our latest Norwich City player watch followed the fortunes of goalkeeper TIM KRUL as Derby rallied to win 4-3 at Carrow Road.

Norwich City youngster Todd Cantwell has been included in the EFL on Quest Young Team of the Season so far.

Sister Wendy Beckett, the Roman Catholic nun who became an unlikely television star in later life, has died aged 88.

Boxing Day has had mixed reviews for Norwich City.

A woman who moved away from Norfolk is overjoyed to be reunited with her family cat after he went missing a year ago.

Does the name Jeff Fairburn ring a bell? Or perhaps Philip Clarke?

What were the biggest TV moments of 2018? We look at the last six months of the year and discover why 2018 was big for the Dyer family, which unusual guests appeared on Bargain Hunt and how the BBC and ITV had a Brexit row of their own.

When natural disaster strikes around the globe, it’s a former University of East Anglia expert on volcanoes who gets the call to help lead the response.

Norwich City Council did not apply to be part of a multi-million pound scheme to tackle rough sleeping - because they believed it would not go far enough.

He has had it in his possession for three decades - but now wants to return it to the descendants of its original owner.

Seven goals in his last eight games has continued a fantastic 2018 for Norwich City striker Teemu Pukki – putting him on par with some of Europe’s top goal-scorers.

Norwich City’s Championship promotion surge is getting some high profile backing from Jurgen Klopp.

The next time you moan about the Canaries not getting enough national media attention, allow me to introduce you to the Moose.

With its peeling paintwork and clunky suspension, Ella Wilkinson’s battered Mazda 3 was not a picture of health but she loved it all the more for that but had to resort to a hammer when she locked herself out!

Having written several articles about some of Norfolk athletics most inspirational people during my 18 months of supporting Mark Amstrong’s columns, many of them have been about people who have had a big influence on the sport here in Norfolk during the last few decades.

More trains than ever are being delayed or cancelled on East Anglia’s rail network as repeated pledges to improve services fall flat.

It’s been a torrid year for rail passengers, hit by strikes, timetable changes and now fare increases.

Designer Wayne Hemingway has joined the debate over the £271m plans for Anglia Square, urging city councillors to reject the proposals.

The FA Cup third round draw is being held this evening and there are still six non-league teams that Norwich City could be facing in January.

Canaries fans have proclaimed Norwich is ‘A Proud City’ by unfurling a banner in memory of former player Justin Fashanu, as football unites to promote LGBT+ diversity.

Former Norwich City midfielder Bradley Johnson is facing a minimum four-game suspension after being charged with violent conduct following an alleged bite while in action for Derby.

Norwich City youngsters Adam Phillips and Simon Power are set to join Dordrecht on loan according to a report in Holland.

The daughter of an ex-footballer who will represent herself at his inquest has spoken about her 15-month battle for justice while fighting aggressive breast cancer.

Respects have been paid to a Dunkirk veteran who served the borough of Great Yarmouth as a councillor for some 50 years.

The rector of a group of north Norfolk parishes has sung his final evensong service before leaving to “bang his own drum” into retirement.

Former Norwich City striker Dieumerci Mbokani has revealed how he once snubbed a move to Liverpool.

Run Anglia editor Mark Armstrong has set the date... now it’s time to plot the path to the Greater Manchester Marathon

So, have you recovered yet?!

As the Prince of Wales celebrates his 70th birthday this week, Nicky Barrell finds out how The Prince’s Trust continues to improve the lives of disadvantaged young people across East Anglia.

A Beccles-based sports equipment manufacturer has just completed the UK’s 
largest ever Football Foundation project – Parklife in Liverpool.

Southampton are considering making a move for Norwich City sporting director Stuart Webber, according to a national newspaper report.

Norwich musician Matt Watson, a BBC 6 Music supported artist, is set to release his newest single Constellations on December 14 to coincide with various prestigious appearances.

Daniel Farke’s resurgent Canaries are currently alongside some of football’s biggest names as one of Europe’s most in-form teams.

Head coach Daniel Farke is facing a balancing act to ensure injury problems do not see Norwich City fall foul of homegrown regulations.

Bournemouth are clear favourites to win Tuesday night’s cup clash on the south coast according to Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke’s – despite Eddie Howe’s high praise.

Norwich City are preparing for a tough trip to Bournemouth and Daniel Farke provided his latest team news bulleting at his pre-match press conference this afternoon.

Context is everything in football. Two years ago Norwich City had been top of the table and clearly among the promotion pace-setters under Alex Neil – but all was not well, a feeling of unease undermined a very positive start to the season.

Paul Lambert looks set to cross the East Anglian divide. Town chief football writer Stuart Watson gives the view from across the border.

After showing Alex Neil what he’s capable of, Sergi Canos is setting his sights on doing the same at Carrow Road tomorrow.

Marking Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Nicola Barrell discovers how best to break the news of a cancer diagnosis to teenage children

Norwich has been named one of the top 20 best cities to work in the UK, according to research looking at everything from job satisfaction to pay.

Scottish singer Barbara Dickson OBE chats to Louisa Baldwin about her new full band tour and love of the Norfolk coast.

Friday will be the 25th anniversary of Norwich City’s famous 2-1 defeat of Bayern Munich – and memories of that great night have been flooding back throughout 2018.

Could another former Norwich City player be joining James Maddison in the England senior squad this season? Wolverhampton Wanderers fans certainly think there should be.

Some of Norfolk’s best martial artists were invited to the annual black belt gradings in Liverpool.

There’s been a lot of talk this week about players and their hobbies since the news broke about Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold’s love for a game of chess.

Norwich City have announced a new management structure but who are the staff members stepping up following the exit of managing director Steve Stone?

Let me point out straight away that this column is not suggesting Daniel Farke is as good a coach as Pep Guardiola.

Norwich City fans have been sending their congratulations to James Maddison after his first call-up to the England senior squad.

Norwich City head to Derby County in the Championship on Wednesday evening when they will be coming up against a number of familiar faces.

An American filmmaker is on a mission to document as many Second World War veterans as possible before they die.

Great Yarmouth enjoyed the spectacular sight of the giant Seabourn Ovation cruise ship pulling into port on Sunday morning.

Train passengers are facing delays this morning due to a line-side fire.

Two former Norwich City stars surprised Norfolk County FA volunteers as they appeared at an awards bash.

The red carpet has been rolled out in Great Yarmouth again to welcome the arrival of a second giant cruise ship and its hundreds of American passengers.

Are today’s exams easier than those taken by pupils in the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s? Have a go and discover if you’re a superstar student of yesteryear!

Labour is planning a radical overhaul in banking rules to stop branches closing in rural East Anglia.

Gary Lucy will be celebrating his birthday in Norwich in his birthday suit. We find out how he feels about baring all on stage, the kind of role he dreams of having on TV and the restaurant he loves to visit when he’s back in Norwich.

As This Morning prepares to celebrate its 30th birthday, I cast my mind back to the good old days when it was filmed in Liverpool meaning that if you just walked past the studio during transmission you could be on TV. Ah, happy days.

Labour MPs are gathering in Liverpool for their annual conference. Here political editor Richard Porritt talks to the East’s Labour MPs about in-fighting and if the party will back a second referendum

Reading have lost all three of their Championship home games so far this season but manager Paul Clement is feeling rejuvenated ahead of Norwich City’s arrival at the Madejski Stadium.

A former medical centre in Great Yarmouth could become the regional headquarters of a ‘luxury’ tobacco and whisky seller.

The remains of a Luftwaffe bomber found on a Norfolk beach could find a home at an air museum in the county.

Visitors hoping to see the remains of a Luftwaffe bomber from the Second World War on a north Norfolk beach may have to wait.

It’s time to summon some of that Wembley spirit, which Norwich City so memorably nailed in the play-off final three years ago.

The remains of a Luftwaffe bomber from the Second World War have been uncovered on a north Norfolk beach.

Big Brother has been axed by Channel 5, meaning the new series of the show will be its last for both the civilian and celebrity versions of the long-running reality show. Are we sad, happy or non-plussed? Big Brother may be watching us, but are we still watching Big Brother?

Trust was the key to James Maddison’s rise to success under Daniel Farke at Norwich City, the Premier League new boy has revealed.

It could almost have been stage-managed. James Maddison turned penning his own scripts into an art form in the green and yellow.

England Under-21s return to Carrow Road on Thursday night for a match against the Netherlands - CHRIS LAKEY takes a look at their last visit

Russell Martin’s nine-year stay at Norwich City has come to an end – CHRIS LAKEY looks at the player whose career was the definition of loyalty to the cause

Norwich will go into the draw for the third round of the Carabao Cup on Thursday evening.

Daniel Farke is not cracking the whip after Norwich City’s heavy defeat to Leeds - his players are doing the job for him.

We have an issue with the TVs in our office (First World problems, I know).

Norwich Airport has been named among the top 10 in the UK in a consumer poll.

Cardiff City have confirmed that their Carabao Cup second round tie against Norwich City will be played on Tuesday, August 28.

Those using Greater Anglia services this weekend can expect disruption to their journeys.

A poll of thousands of people has found that Norwich is more popular than major cities including Manchester and Birmingham.

Daniel Farke is staying upbeat despite admitting it feels like the world is against him in the early weeks of Norwich City’s season.

After a spate of high-profile shop closures, Norwich’s Castle Mall has had a difficult few months. But its centre manager is upbeat about the future and believes it is on the verge of a breakthrough, as Mark Shields reports.

The long-awaited restaurant quarter at Norwich’s Castle Mall will finally come to fruition this autumn, says the centre’s boss.

The League Cup may be a staple in the English footballing calendar, but since Norwich City lifted it at Wembley 33 years ago there’s little doubt its stature in the game has dwindled, along with its attendances.

More than £2m has been spent in recent years to shore up and repair a busy bridge - but it continues to break down.

Here we bring you all the Championship transfer business for the 2018 summer transfer window.

As Norfolk basked in a heatwave, one woman battled the North Atlantic Ocean on a 4000-mile race across the world.

A 65-year-old man from King’s Lynn reached the semi-finals of a competition to find the country’s top male slimmers.

Anthony Spyrou’s late double ensured pre-season finished on a high at Dereham for Norwich City Under-23s.

Norfolk’s intrepid sailor David Greer is back home in Mundesley after sailing more than 43,000 nautical miles on the Clipper 2017/2018 Round the World Yacht Race.

Wine lovers rejoice as Norwich is set to get a cafe dedicated to your favourite tipple.

Romance was in the air at Sheringham carnival parade, when a couple celebrating tying the knot held a wedding reception on the back of a float.

Stoke City and Middlesbrough are favourites for promotion from the Championship this season, according to the reporters who cover the division’s 24 clubs across the country.

Sheffield United have won the race for reported Norwich City loan target Ben Woodburn.

I may be a Johnny-come-lately to the great Norfolk Day party but there was one aspect of life in this wonderful county that wasn’t properly celebrated during the overdue pat on the back that we gave ourselves last week.

Norfolk gave a Royal welcome to the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall as they arrived at Sandringham House for the estate’s Flower Show.

For three years, Steven Roberts brought the sensitive soul George to life in the prime-time soap hit Hollyoaks. As he prepares to take on roles in two very different stage productions this year, Steven reflects on the impact George had in highlighting homelessness and cutting prejudice.

Any Norwich City fans looking at Liverpool goalkeeper Danny Ward as a loan option this season, seem set to have their hopes dashed as Leicester City have a bid accepted – while forward Ben Woodburn is set to travel with the Reds for their USA pre-season tour.

Both teams will be looking for evidence of fresh goal-scoring threats from new signings when Norwich City take on Wolfsburg in the final game of their tour of Germany this afternoon.

The Royal British Legion’s (RBL) county parade marshal for Norfolk has been presented with one of the charity’s highest awards.

Rangers assistant manager Gary McAllister has been impressed by the rapid progress of former Norwich City academy winger Glenn Middleton.

Derby County have completed season-long loan deals for reported Norwich City loan targets Harry Wilson and Mason Mount.

Derby and Stoke look to have moved ahead of Norwich City in the race to sign highly-rated Liverpool talent Harry Wilson, with Jurgen Klopp admitting a loan move is imminent.

Norfolk’s intrepid sailor David Greer, 66, is preparing for the final race of the Clipper 2017/2018 Round the World Yacht Race.

Adam Phillips has joined Hamilton on a season-long loan.

Croatia had only just been formed in the same year that England last reached a World Cup semi-final in 1990.

Two of the people most wanted in connection with county lines drug dealing in Norwich have been arrested by police.

Norwich City’s transfer business is not completed yet, head coach Daniel Farke has suggested.

Police are appealing for witnesses after five motorcycles were taken from a premises in Fakenham.

After “unforeseen circumstances” delayed the inquest into the death of ex-Liverpool footballer Frank Lockey a date has now been fixed.

Norwich City have reportedly enquired about taking teenage striker Ben Woodburn on loan from Liverpool.

Ahead of England’s big match against Sweden at the World Cup, David Freezer caught up with a Norfolk-raised footballer who will have a unique view of the quarter-final

Head coach Daniel Farke is satisfied with Norwich City’s transfer business so far in the summer transfer window and feels there is no rush to complete any further business.

Norfolk professional Andrew Marshall warmed up for a crack at the Open Championship with a win in France - but was unable to build on it in final qualifying.

Norwich City are reportedly one of a dozen Championship clubs fighting for the signature of Liverpool winger Harry Wilson.

Our alternative Norwich City A-Z has brought us to W for the Wolf... and other transfer mysteries. CHRIS LAKEY looks at some of the players who just haven’t cut the mustard at Carrow Road

The NHS - praised as one of the best healthcare services in the world and often singled out as one of Britain’s most cherished institutions - has not been without its trials and tribulations over the past 70 years.

He’s been hailed as the future of Borussia Dortmund so how has Felix Passlack found himself arriving at Norwich City at the age of 20?

As summer work on the Carrow Road pitch continues, our Norwich City alternative A-Z series continues with T for turf wars, as David Freezer explains...

On first viewing, Channel 4’s new sitcom set in a lettings agency is definitely interesting, and I’ll be back for a second viewing, even if it does remind me of traumatic renting experiences of the past.

Our alternative Norwich City A-Z has taken us into dangerous territory. Head of sport Chris Lakey treads carefully in the legal minefield that is P for pubs... and other misdemeanours.

Maybe it wasn’t all bad at Norwich City, for the man now leading England in Russia – Michael Bailey toys with Canaries’ history and that man, Harry Kane.

Film director Danny Boyle has hailed Gorleston beach as “one of the great secrets of England.”

After this week’s mega-money sale of a previous Norwich City deadline day signing in James Maddison, David Freezer decided to make L for last orders please, in our alternative Canaries A-Z summer series.

There have been many great goals scored at Carrow Road and in the latest of our alternative Canaries A-Z series, David Freezer decided J is for Just-incredible in honour of one of the greatest.

The window shopping is in full swing and the bargain hunters are out in force.

Mind master Derren Brown learned to espresso himself in a whole new way when he gave making coffee another shot at a Norwich cafe and roastery which he always makes a point of visiting when he’s in the city.

Norwich City supporters are wishing James Maddison all the best after seeing his expected move to Premier League side Leicester City confirmed.

Harry Kane is the most popular man in England at the moment but it’s tough for Norwich City fans to avoid a rueful laugh when watching the World Cup success of the former Canaries loanee.

Martin Figura’s latest show finds him pondering what can be retrieved from life’s catastrophes, large and small. He is bringing it back to Norfolk on a double-bill with his earlier show about his childhood.

England’s World Cup mission brings back horrible memories for Robert Green.

It’s a competition within a competition that has been won by some of the world’s greatest players, but who do you think will win the Golden Boot award at the World Cup?

Debuts, there’s been a few, but not many as memorable of that of Leon McKenzie.

It would have been a memorable night for any followers of the Fab Four.

James Maddison remains a prime transfer target for Tottenham, with Mauricio Pochettino ready to step up his interest in the Canaries’ player-of-the-year.

The cost to the county’s mental health at the hands of cuts elsewhere has been laid bare as it was revealed one in seven people in Norfolk are living with depression or anxiety.

Almost 18,000 people in Norfolk are at risk of losing their sight due to diabetes, research claims.

Norwich City’s transfer business is starting to move through the gears. One of the club’s biggest ever signings features in our alternative Canaries’ alphabet. Paddy Davitt looks at B ... for bloopers.

One in seven people in Norfolk are living with depression or anxiety, according to a survey of patients registered with GPs.

Everton have reportedly moved to the front of the queue in the race to sign Norwich City midfielder James Maddison.

Meet Suffolk student and Ipswich Town season ticket holder Owen Riches, who is leading the calls for a return to safe standing at football grounds in England.

A woman from Thurne has been made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in recognition of more than 20 years of service to people with Asperger syndrome.

People from across our county have been recognised for their contributions to health, education, business, the arts and their communities in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

Plans by the government to split the Norwich to Liverpool direct train link into two separate journeys has been described as ‘an insult’ by the chairman of Norfolk County Council’s environment, development, and transport committee.

A pensioner has said she is ‘disgusted’ at having to wait for 16 hours on hold to her bank after she was scammed of £2,800 by online fraudsters.

It’s a who’s who of world football, a smorgasbord of the world’s best footballing talent. Almost…

Yet another Premier League team have reportedly joined the race for James Maddison’s signature, as the seemingly never-ending story surrounding the Norwich City star’s future continues.

Work to decide how Lowestoft should look and develop in the future is under way at the town council.

A national restaurant and bar chain has applied to the council for a premises licence to open in Norwich.

Channel 4’s choice to omit the East of England from the shortlist for new regional hubs has been labelled “worrying” by those behind Norwich’s bid for the title.

Channel 4 will not be coming to Norwich after the television broadcaster revealed its shortlist for new hubs outside of London.

Norwich will today find out whether it has been shortlisted to become one the new homes of Channel 4, as the broadcaster looks to move out of London.

City’s player-of-the-year James Maddison did not know if had a future at Norwich this time last summer. Now he is the club’s prized asset. Paddy Davitt looks at what the next few weeks could hold for both parties.

New festival Sunday Sessions is to draw thousands of music lovers to Earlham Park in Norwich today. Simon Parkin takes at look at who will be taking to the stage at Sunday Sessions.

A city park will be filled with live music this weekend following the return of a retro festival.

Norwich City chairman Ed Balls has gone national in his efforts to see safe standing introduced to football grounds.

Three of the county’s most wanted men in connection with county lines drug dealing have been arrested in Norwich.

It was 55 years ago this week when four young lads headed into Norwich to make music... and they had been “taught” how to play rock ‘n’ roll in Germany by a city-born rebel rouser.

His touchline actions saw him become a global sensation online – and now David ‘Spud’ Thornhill is returning to Carrow Road action.

Marley Watkins was the first signing of the new Norwich era 12 months ago on a free transfer. Paddy Davitt scans the current list of Championship options.

A recent long train journey gave David Clayton time for a bit of people-watching.

Two companies are to pay thousands of pounds in compensation to a Norfolk charity after admitting their roles in polluting a river and causing the death of local wildlife.

Two companies are to pay thousands of pounds in compensation to a Norfolk charity after admitting their roles in polluting a river and causing the death of local wildlife.

Norwich has one of the highest heroin death rates of any city in England. What impact is it having and what is behind the rise?

Norwich City legend Darren Eadie knows the frustration of injuries all too well and is warning James Maddison not to rush his summer rehabilitation.

Norwich has submitted its bid to become one of the new homes of Channel 4 outside London, ahead of today’s deadline for submissions.

Norwich City star James Maddison has vowed to return ‘better than ever’ after being told his knee ligament injury will prevent him from training for around eight weeks.

Three boats designed and manufactured by a Norfolk boat builder as part of a £3m contract have been unveiled.

One of Norfolk’s most wanted men has been detained by police in connection with county lines drug dealing.

Daniel Farke is well respected in Germany but the Norwich City head coach is unlikely to be a front-runner for the vacancy at Eintracht Frankfurt.

Train passengers in Norfolk and Suffolk have been promised fewer delays and cancellations on mainline services following upgrades.

A restaurant and bar chain describing itself as “mansion splendour meets village hall eccentricity” is bidding to move into a former bank in Norwich.

Bosses at Norwich City Football Club have welcomed a summer debate on safe-standing at grounds and pledged to keep pushing for it to be allowed at Carrow Road.

Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with county lines drug dealing in Norwich.

A memorial football match and family fun day will be staged this weekend to celebrate the life of popular Beccles sportsman Aiden Lowe.

These are the faces of the nine most wanted people police are hunting in Norfolk for county lines drug dealing.

Almost 1,800 football fans in Norfolk have helped trigger a Parliamentary debate over the introduction of safe-standing at grounds in the Premier League and Championship.

Todd Cantwell can savour promotion at loan club Fortuna Sittard on Monday evening with an open top bus tour planned to celebrate clinching a place in the Eredivisie next season.

Updated Norwich City sign young midfielder

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Norwich City have signed young midfielder Saul Milovanovic on a deal until June 2020.

The times when Norwich was said to have a pub for every day of the year have gone, but a new survey has shown the city is still one of the pub capitals of the country.

The owner of a post office has thanked the community for their support after his shop was targeted by ram raiders.

Ordinarily, news of a player leaving Norwich City on a Monday would probably not be the main thought of this column, which appears in this newspaper on a Thursday.

The powerhouse financial services sector in Norwich has been urged to come together to make its voice heard through a revamped and refreshed industry body.

A convicted killer serving a life sentence who masterminded a £4.6m drugs operation from his prison cell which flooded Norfolk with heroin is due for release in three years time.

Lauren Hemp capped a stunning season by being named the PFA young female player-of-the-year at a glittering awards ceremony in London on Sunday night.

James Maddison will be the master of his own destiny this summer.

James Maddison insists his head will not get turned by being touted as a mega-money transfer target for the Premier League’s finest.

Arsenal are the latest Premier League club to be thrown into the mix for Norwich City star James Maddison’s signature this summer, alongside most of the top flight.

Guitar duo Peter and Zoltán Katona are the latest high profile musicians to appear at the lunchtime classical music recitals at Norwich’s Assembly House.

Sports Minister Tracey Crouch’s recent decision to reject West Bromwich Albion’s request to trial safe standing at the Hawthorns flies in the face of increasing calls for supporter choice, long since taken from football fans after the Hillsborough disaster.

Royalty, authors, pop stars, suffragettes, mayors and eccentrics. All these characters and many more are remembered by blue plaques across the region, often installed on their birthplace, home, or somewhere else closely connected with their life.

It was a freezing February night in 1996 when I first laid eyes on Carrow Road.

It’s the question dominating discussions about Norwich City’s future at the moment: how much is James Maddison worth?

More than two decades have slipped by since my wife, daughter and I lived in the village of Woodcroft, a tiny settlement of houses and farmland a few miles north of Chepstow.

From Cavern Club coat-check girl to 1960s stardom, Cilla Black’s remarkable rise to fame is told in a musical about her early life coming to the region. Kara Lily Hayworth tells Simon Parkin about taking on the iconic role.

Fans of ex-professional footballers and reality TV stars jostled for pole position to watch a charity football match at Fakenham Town’s ground.

Fans gathered on a busy city street to pay tribute to a popular street musician as part of a nationwide rendition of a Beatles classic.

Former professional footballers, celebrities and community heroes will be turning out for a charity team at a match in Fakenham tomorrow.

Friends, family and fans of a Norwich busker who died last month will sing his favourite song at six locations across England this weekend.

I often get accused of being an overly positive City fan.

Norwich City paid £2,212,410 in agents’ fees for the past two transfer windows, according to new official figures published by the FA.

Holt rugby club’s long-standing chaplain Nick Bell is set to enjoy a special trip to Twickenham, as part of a volunteer recognition programme.

After the stunning success of the Canary Bond issue to fund the redevelopment of Colney that he recommended, it’s a good time to look at another aspect of Stuart Webber’s impact on the club.

The Canaries will reportedly demand £25m for young sensation James Maddison this summer.

Armed with the release of their catchy new album and the continued success of their classic hits, Liverpool rockers The Wombats took to the stage of UEA’s LCR on Sunday night, wowing crowds with their high energy and polished performance.

Cambridge boss Joe Dunne has no doubt about the talent of Norwich City midfielder Adam Phillips but admits the youngster faces a touch task to force his way back into their team.

Norwich City’s on-loan Tottenham starlet Marcus Edwards finally made his return to action as he played the opening hour of a 1-0 win in Poland for the England U20s.

Ditchingham youngster Elizabeth Way is ready to take the next step to fulfil her dream of becoming a professional footballer after receiving an FA call-up to attend a national training camp this weekend.

More than 300 people attended the funeral of former Cromer mayor Tony Nash, and his widow Michele (Shay) greeted everyone of them as they left the parish church.

A “wild” new bingo craze with residencies in Ibiza, Dubai and Paris is taking a Norfolk seaside town by storm.

Huddersfield are the latest Premier League club to be added to the long list of admirers monitoring Norwich City star James Maddison.

Any hopes of keeping Angus Gunn at Norwich City already look to be getting smaller after the goalkeeper was linked with Stoke City and Celtic.

Three Norfolk breweries picked up prestigious awards at a national event.

Angus Gunn and James Maddison are in the England U21s squad for a key European Championship qualifier later this month.

Annie Young won a silver medal at the British Gymnastics Championships held at the Echo Arena in Liverpool at the weekend.

After Jamie Carragher’s spitgate, is it OK to annihilate celebrities and footballers because of one thing they did, asks Liz Nice

“There will be nobody like him ever again. He will never be equalled. When he came onto a stage he lit it up.”

Forget the sidewalks of Manhattan, former Sex and the City star Kim Cattrall seems to have found a much more scenic spot for a stroll - the north Norfolk coast!

The votes are in - men in Norwich have been revealed as some of the least stylish in Britain.

Sir Ken Dodd who tickled thousands of comedy fans for decades, including many in East Anglia, has died.

At this rate scoring goals or keeping them out is not Daniel Farke’s biggest headache. Retaining the focus of his players as the Championship season meanders to a finale is the challenge.

James Maddison’s record-breaking hat-trick was not enough for Norwich City to win away at relegation-threatened Hull – throwing away a 3-1 lead in one of the most ridiculously dramatic encounters of the Championship season.

Supporters are trying to make sense of Norwich City’s bizarre 4-3 defeat at relegation-threatened Hull City.

Hull City Ian Jenkinson is our guest for this weekend’s Q&A ahead of the Canaries’ trip to Humberside:

Norwich will make a bid to be one of Channel 4’s new creative hubs outside London, the leader of the city council has confirmed.

His loan experience at Cambridge United may not be quite going to plan but Adam Phillips is still learning plenty from his limited game-time at the League Two club.

Grange Hill closed its school gates forever 10 years ago but its memory lives on thanks to Generation GH who grew up with the children’s show. On Grange Hill’s 40th birthday, we celebrate 40 facts about the iconic series

Network Rail has announced it will end toilet charges at its stations in 2019.

Norwich City’s 0-0 draw with Bolton may not have provided much to write home about but it did inspire a ‘Eureka’ moment for me when it comes to solving one of Carrow Road’s great mysteries.

An intrepid brain injury survivor from north Norfolk is celebrating his team PSP Logistics’ first win in the Clipper 17/18 Round the World Yacht Race.

Film award shows seem to be losing favour with audiences. Arts editor Andrew Clarke wonders whether its because the audience for movies is changing and the Oscars and BAFTAs are reacting by rewarding the wrong films.

Holidaymakers “bravely” dived into the River Wensum in a bid to save a 29-year-old woman who had slipped off the quayside, an inquest has heard.

Forget London or Birmingham – a new report has named Edinburgh as the UK’s most attractive city for inward investment.

Stoppage time goals. They simultaneously thrill and crush supporters, they usually defy logic and they don’t half test the vocal range of commentators.

Nothing was said – nor did it need to be – about the death of his wife Stacey, three weeks ago from brain cancer. But the applause for Paul Young when he thanked the crowd for coming along to Saturday night’s gig at The Waterfront in Norwich, with a simple: “It means so much”, showed the warmth felt for the man who added so many hits to the great British music scene of the 1980s.

A Thetford couple who knew each other at school are celebrating two milestones.

With so many of Norwich City’s young talents out on loan, David Freezer took the opportunity to see how Adam Phillips was getting on at Cambridge.

An inquest has opened into the death of a 31-year-old man who was struck by a train in Norwich.

As we celebrate the 250th anniversary of circus in 2018, Trevor Heaton explores how a traditional Norfolk event played a key part in the career of one of its most famous names.

James Maddison will leave on Norwich City’s terms - but Stuart Webber insists the Canaries were not tempted to make a quick buck in the January transfer window.

Harry Kane would have rehearsed his line before he had even hit the turf.

Risk management was brought into focus at Sentry’s annual farming conference at Newmarket, on Wednesday (February 7). Sarah Chambers reports

Norwich City’s impressive start to 2018 has been recognised by the EFL with both James Maddison and Daniel Farke up for individual awards.

Paul Draper, former frontman of rock band Mansun, chats about the band, new music and more ahead of his headline show at The Waterfront on March 6th where he will perform the band’s album ‘Attack of the Grey Lantern’ in full.

Now that it’s February it feels safe to talk about James Maddison.

Norwich City Football Club’s ambition to be at the vanguard of bringing safe standing to Carrow Road is to be raised in Parliament, after one of the city’s MPs pledged to highlight the issue.

A shocked householder saw a car thief driving away in her son’s Ford Focus which had been stolen from the driveway of the family home in Bradwell, a court heard.

It’s not been a great week for social media. First came allegations that (Shock! Horror!) some ‘celebrities’ (telly cooks, catalogue models, daytime TV presenters etc) have been buying large numbers of (non-existent) ‘followers’ in an attempt to show just how popular they are on social media.

Plenty of cash was splashed in deals involving Championship clubs on deadline day, as clubs scrambed to complete their recruitment before the window closed.

Norwich City did not snub a £2m bid for Marley Watkins from Championship rivals Cardiff City on deadline day.

Bosses at Norwich City Football Club, keen to bring safe standing to Carrow Road, will discuss their hopes with a city MP at this weekend’s match against Middlesbrough.

Deadline day has arrived and there is one player Norwich City supporters will be keeping an ear out for today: James Maddison.

You’re as old as you feel, they say. In my head I am 25... but my brain has yet to convince my body

Norwich City have NOT received a £12m bid from West Ham for James Maddison.

Greek midfielder Savvas Mourgos could step up his injury comeback for Norwich City Under-23s in Lancashire this evening.

West Ham have made a £12m enquiry for Norwich City starlet James Maddison.

Despite being more accustomed to outwitting opponents with hand speed and agility, a boxer proved he has brains as well as brawn on one of the nation’s favourite quiz shows.

Fears have been raised that Norwich could lose its direct rail link to Liverpool when the new franchise for the East Midlands service is awarded.

Cheeky chappie, rock ‘n’ roll pioneer and a man who has a lifetime of hilarious tales to tell, from Johnny Cash to The Beatles to The Singing Postman, Joe Brown is heading back to East Anglia on his biggest tour ever.

The BBC’s A House Through Time has left many of us wishing we could become domestic detectives. Find out how you can discover the secrets your house is hiding and unearth important clues to your house’s own history and previous inhabitants.

Port traffic in Great Yarmouth could be handled remotely and six jobs put at risk under a bid to transfer control to Liverpool.

An intrepid brain injury survivor from north Norfolk has just completed the fourth leg of the Clipper 17/18 Round the World Yacht Race.

Gleadell Agriculture has kicked off its 2018 exports campaign by loading the appropriately named MV Lord Nelson in Great Yarmouth with 25,000mt of feed barley.

James Maddison will not have his head turned by a looming Premier League transfer battle, insists Daniel Farke.

James Maddison’s red hot form for Norwich City could tempt Tottenham to steal a march on Premier League rivals Liverpool and Manchester City with a mega-money bid this month.

He may be a chip off the old block but Angus Gunn hasn’t quite surpassed his father for City’s greatest ever save.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has been forced into two changes to his starting XI for this afternoon’s match at Bristol City.

James Maddison is being tracked by Premier League-bound Wolves.

So January is not even a fortnight old and already silly season has well and truly arrived, to use what has become the biggest cliché of the winter transfer window.

Norwich City midfielder Adam Phillips is hoping to get his first taste of Football League action this weekend.

As the latest Norwich City transfer saga continues, DAVID FREEZER looks back on some of the big fees the Canaries have brought in during recent years

It seems 2018 is the year to visit Norfolk, with The Guardian listing it among one of the top places to go worldwide.

A Christmas party boost and record takings on New Year’s Eve led to a bumper festive season for nightclub owner Deltic Group.

Antonio Conte says he will rotate his side for Saturday’s FA Cup clash at Carrow Road.

Cambridge boss Shaun Derry hopes Norwich City prospect Adam Phillips can add some quality to his team’s midfield.

Adam Phillips has signed for Cambridge United on loan for the rest of the season.

As promising left-back Jamal Lewis becomes the latest academy graduate for Norwich City, David Freezer takes a look at other prospects hoping to make their breakthrough with the Canaries during 2018.

Cambridge United are set to sign Norwich City youngster Adam Phillips on loan for the remainder of the season.

Footballer – and those who play it in particular - often get a bit of roasting in these pages.

Liverpool’s teenage striking sensation Ben Woodburn could be available on loan next month - with Norwich City one of four Championship clubs touted as a possible destination.

From the return of Gorillaz, LCD Soundsystem and Bjork, to debuts from Stormzy, Loyle Carner and Britain’s Got Talent’s Tokio Myers. Here we highlight our 15 best albums of 2017 (in no particular order), and a some that nearly made the grade.

A city MP has said he is ready to help Norwich City Football Club lobby to get the government to allow safe standing at football matches - if that is what supporters want to see happen.

Sergi Canos’ brief Norwich City sojourn is almost as mystical as Ricky van Wolfswinkel’s stay in these parts.

The decision to move more than 50 Norwich City season ticket holders, many of them children, from their seats in the Barclay End has provoked a mixed reaction.

It started with a tweet (as it often does) and ended in a trawl through the gold-encrusted bowels of the Premier League.

Tis the season for death, divorce, disaster, illicit kisses and freak weather - in Soapland, at least

Indie rock fans were on standby for a memorable night of music as Shed Seven rode magnificently into Norwich’s UEA.

Norwich City’s third round FA Cup clash against champions Chelsea will be shown live by BT Sport on Saturday, January 6.

The region’s biggest music and arts festival, which takes place at Henham Park, near Southwold, picked up the top honour at the UK Festival Awards.

A coroner is appealing for the family of a former Norfolk resident who died in Merseyside.

Daniel Farke is as frustrated as any Norwich City fan – but insists faith in youth is the only way forward at Carrow Road.

One of Norwich’s leading accountancy firms is to close its city offices as it encourages staff to work on the road instead.

Our latest Young Norfolk Sports Academy update comes from artistic gymnast Laura-Rose Cooke.

Norwich City are among the most costly teams to follow in the Championship, the BBC’s annual Price of Football survey has again shown.

Annette Bening does a magnificent job as the Oscar-winning 1950s Hollywood screen siren who finds romance and happiness with a younger man, but her life changes forever when she is diagnosed with breast cancer in the 1970s.

With everything from a musical celebrating Cilla Black to a Cuban dance spectacle by Acosta Danza, there is lots to look forward to at Norwich Theatre Royal.

Dean Wright has been appointed Norwich City’s new assistant academy manager.

Take a sneak peek at the top must-watch movies coming to Norfolk’s cinemas this November, including Thor: Ragnarok, Murder on the Orient Express, Suburbicon, Daddy’s Home 2 and Justice League.

Bawdeswell village cinema has invited film-lovers to pick the movies it will screen next year.

As we remember the fallen, Derek James pays tribute to a former Far East PoW who survived the slave camps to become “The Mighty Atom” of Norwich Speedway and who will be celebrating his 100th birthday in January.

English rock band The Wombats are coming to Norwich on March 25, 2018 to headline the UEA.

Peaky Blinders is set to return for a fourth series – here’s TV Editor Stacia Briggs’ cutting edge guide to the gangster family epic with razor-sharp style.

As part of our series looking at the future of local government, political editor Richard Porritt looks at what hasn’t worked elsewhere.

Remember that day at Wembley when Cameron Jerome nicked the ball off Middlesbrough defender Daniel Ayala and stormed through to put Norwich City ahead in the play-off final? Of course you do, it’s one of the great moments in Canaries history.

Alan Irvine looks set for a return to football with West Ham, following his summer exit from Norwich City.

English Folk/Americana singer and songwriter John Smith is coming to Norwich on his headline European tour.

She saved 59 lives in peril out at sea and was the first of her kind in the country.

Home form is becoming an increasing concern for Norwich City, after a fourth Carrow Road game on the spin without a win brought groans from the Canaries faithful.

Derby County have brought a frustrating end to Norwich City’s eight-match unbeaten league record to leapfrog the Canaries in the Championship table.

Head coach Daniel Farke has made three changes to his starting line-up for this afternoon’s Championship clash with Derby County at Carrow Road.

You have to go a long way to find a derby day record that is as good as Norwich’s recent one against Ipswich.

More than 1,000 miles; 16 days; three pairs of trainers; and one custom-made skateboard.

Ahead of Norwich City’s clash with Arsenal tonight, DAVID FREEZER delves into the archives to look back on a famous cup quarter-final triumph which left Arsenal shell-shocked at Highbury.

Dramatic Queen can sign off for the year with a win in the first division of the Breeders Backing Racing EBF Fillies’ Novice Stakes at Yarmouth today.

Norwich City are enjoying more long runs than Mo Farah at the moment.

As records continue to tumble for the Canaries under head coach Daniel Farke, DAVID FREEZER reflects on how City have taken control of the longest ever unbeaten run in East Anglian derby history.

Opinion Big? Maybe not.. but better? Definitely

Saturday, October 21, 2017

The biannual face-off between Norwich City and Ipswich Town is a frantic, nerve-shredding occasion for fans of the two teams.

The Irish comic is known as one of the fastest thinking stand-ups around in manics shows that mix improv, props, lightening quick wit and audience interaction. As he bring his latest show The Man With Three Brains, he will be attempting not only trip himself up.

Hull City midfielder Kevin Stewart has targeted this Saturday’s Championship clash against Norwich City to make his comeback.

A conference that highlighted the varied value of the much-loved Suffolk coast was told that courage was needed in the rejuvenation of resorts that are sometimes thought of as down-at-heel - and ‘pioneering young people’ had to be engaged.

Gerry Marsden talks about life on the road with the Sixties Gold Tour and why this one will be his last.

If you want to remember him for that perfect goal against Liverpool in 1980, don’t watch Forbidden Games: The Justin Fashanu Story.

I’ve felt sorry for postmen around the country this week.

A campaigner will be giving talks in Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft that will look at the 1980s miners’ strike and the controversial ‘Battle of Orgreave’.

A man wanted in connection with burglaries in Norfolk has been arrested in Liverpool.

There were delays on the Norwich to London Liverpool due to a problem with overhead wires.

The refrain is a familiar one. The power in modern football now resides with players and agents.

Back in the first week of April 1976, United Kingdom won the Eurovision Song Contest for the third time with the song ‘Save Your Kisses For Me’. It was sung by Brotherhood of man.

You know that one about lies, damned lies and statistics? Well City’s current run of five consecutive clean sheets in the league is the latter. And a fine one at that.

The region’s breweries have scooped top awards in the 2017 SIBA East Independent Beer Awards.

For a short while, it was the Tubes, although they were superseded by the Police, who I first saw at Bath University around 1978 when, incredibly for a support band, they received a rapturous encore. Unfortunately, they didn’t know any more tunes, having performed their complete repertoire, so had to play Roxanne again, to tumultuous applause.

In the green corner. Chris Sutton. A former Norwich City player-of-the-year who earned a big-money move to Blackburn and a Premier League winner’s medal before eight more trophies in a decorated spell at Celtic.

It wasn’t the most glamorous of ties pulled out the hat but when Norwich City were paired with Brentford in the Carabao Cup immediate thoughts turned to a reunion with Sergi Canos.

One of the West End’s best-loved musicals, running for 24 years, Willy Russell’s Blood Brothers remains every bit as engaging as it was at its humble beginnings in Liverpool, as one of the stars Sean Jones explains as it returns to Norwich Theatre Royal.

Era: noun a long and distinct period of history.

Merseyside Police are searching for a missing woman who they believe may be in Norwich.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has made just one change to the team which beat Birmingham 1-0 on Saturday for tonight’s home clash with Burton Albion.

Adam Phillips’ late penalty earned a deserved point for Norwich City Under-23s and completed an excellent comeback at St James’ Park.

Catching the eye of first-team boss Daniel Farke will be the aim for young midfielder Adam Phillips at Norwich City this season.

Easing to a 3-0 friendly victory at Lowestoft Town was another step in the right direction for Norwich City Under-23s boss Matt Gill.

Some of Norwich City’s young talent strutted their stuff in a friendly against Lowestoft tonight.

The old adage that empty vessels make the most noise rang true again when the transfer window closed last week.

Birmingham City boss Harry Redknapp has promised fans can expect a “very different” Blues side following their busy end to the transfer window.

Having found fame being cast as Nancy in Oliver! on BBC’s I’d Do Anything, West End star Jodie Prenger has never looked back. She tells us about her latest role as Shirley Valentine at Norwich Theatre Royal.

Norwich City were the busiest Championship club during the summer transfer window. DAVID FREEZER put the challenge facing the new-look Canaries into context during the international break.

As a very busy transfer window comes to a close for Norwich City, DAVID FREEZER takes a look back at the many deals completed since the start of July.

Norwich City played hard ball to keep the likes of Nelson Oliveira and Alex Tettey at Carrow Road on a quiet deadline day to an epic summer transfer window.