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The 69th King’s Lynn Festival has looked to the skies for a theme for its music and art-filled fortnight.

TripAdvisor has suspended reviews of a Norfolk bed and breakfast owned by Brexit Party founder Catherine Blaiklock after it was targeted by trolls.

Council tax bills are to rise by 3.4pc in South Norfolk, with a council leader insisting: “You are always better off with the Conservatives.”

The final two cast members have been announced for the remakes of three episodes of wartime comedy sitcom Dad’s Army.

A lot of hit television programmes try to cash-in on their popularity by swiftly following each series with a live tour.

NOW I’m 64, that is. Yes, I have reached the age the Beatles pegged as being in need of knitting and Sunday drives.

Organisers behind a Fortnite Live gaming festival described as “shambolic” and “like Fyre Festival” have insisted their event has been a “huge hit”.

From royalty to national treasures and well known local personalities, the inaugural Norfolk Day received the backing of dozens of famous faces.

A cross-party group of MPs have called for a meeting with the chancellor - because they fear Norfolk County Council will have to axe more key services without a better government deal.

It’s official - Norfolk Day is returning for a second year and people across the county are being encouraged to get involved and celebrate what a wonderful place Norfolk is.

Organisers of a major cycle event say hundreds of people have asked for refunds, after they had to switch it from being on closed roads to open roads - because of the Glastonbury Festival.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis has said Labour’s “dangerous mixed messages” on leaving the EU could be helping “facilitate a Tory Brexit”.

It has been confirmed that Alan Partridge will return to our screens on Monday, February 25 at 9.30pm.

A Baptist chapel in Brooke went under the hammer at auction today for £189,000, over the guide price of £125,000-£150,000.

A stand-up comedian famous for his appearances on TV shows including 8 out of 10 Cats and The One Show will perform this summer at a Norfolk resort.

An international sheepdog handler, who competed and judged trials around the world, and was a lifelong Norwich City fan, Rob McLean, has died aged 87.

It was a relief that Norwich City continued their recent dominance of the East Anglian derby at Carrow Road on Sunday not least because I spent much of the afternoon being man marked by Timm Klose.

They were brought together by a love of nature at one of Norfolk’s most attractive beauty spots.

Our columnist reveals some of the strangest relationships of all time - can you compete with any of these?

The beauty and wonder of The Broads during winter will soon be enjoyed by the whole nation.

The mother of a UEA law student who took his own life just three weeks into his course has urged others to talk about how they feel.

A Norfolk museum has been visited by a BBC camera crew, but no-one is allowed to say why.

Norwich City versus Ipswich Town is top versus bottom in the Championship at Carrow Road on Sunday. Here’s everything you need to know about the big game.

Radio presenter Nick Conrad might be in fear of the rise of podcasts - but far from it. He says it’s time to embrace the rapidly rising popularity of this alternative broadcasting format

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, love is in the air at these romantic hotspots across the county.

Waveney has been rated as one of the worst places for young people to live, a survey has claimed.

Norwich v Ipswich Derby Day: Ahead of Sunday’s East Anglian clash, we look at other famous rivalries on the small screen, from Tom v Jerry to He-Man v Skeletor, Walter White v Gus Fring to Wile. E Coyote v Roadrunner.

What better place to peruse Monday morning’s newspapers than Yorkshire, says David Clayton, following Norwich City’s comprehensive demolition of Leeds United last Saturday

A new local alternative rock band have sprung onto the scene and are all set for their EP release show in Norwich.

Ahead of East Anglian battle resuming, David Freezer takes a look back at Ipswich manager Paul Lambert’s interviews during 2010-11, when he led Norwich to the bragging rights with an emphatic derby double.

Parts of rural Norfolk have been rated as among the worst places for young people in the country to live, a survey has claimed.

Health bosses have been urged to listen to how patients want to see mental health services change as they decide on a future for the region’s troubled provision.

The number of people using bus services in Norfolk and Suffolk continues to fall, with latest figures showing millions of passengers choosing not to travel by bus.

A Love Island contestant will be hoping he doesn’t get pied when he meets his ex-girlfriend for dinner on a new BBC Three reality show.

Women haven’t made the cut as the BBC’s popular history series reaches its conclusion

Cromer’s appearance on the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow has been given the seal of approval by local folk, who have hailed it “brilliant”, “excellent” and “one of their best productions”.

From working with Andrew Lloyd Webber to the wards at Holby City hospital, since winning talent show Any Dream Will Do in 2007 Lee Mead has enjoyed a successful career on stage and screen.

A primary school has welcomed “some rather exciting visitors.”

When will Cromer Pier be on Antiques Roadshow?

The family of a teenager who took his own life after watching videos promoting suicide have dubbed social media sites as “dangerous”.

Mobile phones should be banned from classrooms, with pupils to be lectured about the dangers of device dependency, the schools minister has said.

Two Suffolk airbases are gearing up to take part in a “memorable tribute” to a crew of US airmen who lost their lives when their plane crashed 75 years ago.

Get ready to rock as a VIP screening of Fighting with my Family, based on the Knight wrestling family from Norwich, is taking place in the city.

Robot unicorns and stop motion animation will be among the creative technologies children and families can try out at libraries across Norfolk in February.

A light-hearted debate about letter boxes in front doors has jogged our columnist’s memory about delivering mail in her youth.

A popular nature reserve has been shortlisted in a national contest.

A soya latte? Coconut milk cappuccino? No thanks say the people of Norfolk who, when put to the test, said they were NOT moo-ving over from cow’s milk.

A woman who was first inspired to become an actress when she was at school in Norwich is to appear in an upcoming episode of Call The Midwife.

Dozens of people flocked to a Norwich park to take part in one of the biggest wildlife events of the year.

Birdwatchers and wildlife fans alike are being encouraged to spare an hour of their weekend and take part in the biggest wildlife event of the year.

We often talk about our favourite TV shows which have long gone but this little beauty is still being screened...Derek James tells a tale of the unexpected

Scotland’s Julie Forrest won the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Ladies’ Singles after an 8-7, 9-8 victory over Guernsey’s Alison Merrien at Potters Resort.

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder has no intention of setting up defensively when his team take on Norwich City at Carrow Road this weekend.

The wait is finally over as the line-up for Latitude 2019 has been announced, including some of the biggest names in music and comedy.

The new boss of the region’s enterprise agency has revealed she was “horrified” by the amounts of money it owed, as fresh questions emerge about a council loan.

From haggis and bagpipes on Burns Night to a Blues Brothers tribute show, there is plenty to keep you busy over the next seven days.

Serious questions were today raised about the previous management of the region’s publicly-funded enterprise agency after it emerged it spent cash on two of its directors firms, while it racked up millions of pounds in debt.

“Daddy,” asks your child, during a stroll. “What’s that tree called?” “Ah,” you fib shamelessly, “that’s rowan.” (Or magnolia. Or London plane. Or another tree picked at random.)

An RAF base will honour the lives of 10 American airmen with a flypast after a pensioner who witnessed their plane crash started a social media campaign after appearing on TV.

In light of the recent accident involving HRH Prince Philip, our columnist finds out exactly what the laws are relating to older people driving and says we shouldn’t write them off.

Paul Foster and Alex Marshall won the 2019 Just World Indoor Bowls Pairs Championship for the fourth time yesterday after defeating Greg Harlow and Nick Brett 8-6, 13-13 in a remarkable final at Potters Resort.

An “exciting new festival” is set to showcase a town “at its very best.”

Bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, there are two trains of thought about the squirrel: some think them cute and cuddly, others consider them to be little more than tree rats. On Squirrel Appreciation Day, we look at why Norfolk squirrels are helping stem the decline of the famous red squirrel.

Death, bullying, abuse, depression - if it doesn’t sound like a laugh-a-minute, it’s because you’ve not seen Karl Minns’ newest, painfully funny one-man show about a life often full of pain.

The annual bird watching event is taking place soon. Here the RSPB reveal everything you need to know in Norfolk about the Big Garden Birdwatch.

A maverick Norfolk rock band who made a career out of pushing boundaries are celebrating a milestone anniversary with a look back at their work over the last 20 years.

Many celebrities have favoured The Aldeburgh Bookshop. The ‘trend’ was started by Benjamin Britten. Records show the last thing he bought was probably a diary. Sadly, he probably never used it: the composer died weeks before New Year.

He has finally been crowned king of the ballroom and now Strictly Come Dancing star Kevin Clifton tells Jessica Long why he is returning to a theatre tour which holds professional and personal memories.

A shop worker from Norfolk has earned a place in the semi-finals of Miss England.

Slade, Abba or even Timmy Mallett? Which was the first cassette you ever bought? Following reports that cassettes are making a comeback, people have been recalling the first tape they owned.

He may not be making too many Championship headlines but Birmingham will be bringing one of the division’s best performing players to Carrow Road tonight.

Universities are highlighting the effects of social media on wellbeing ahead of Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year.

“Media hype” has been blamed for causing anxiety in those under the care of the mental health trust. Health and political correspondent Geraldine Scott says that’s a denial of the issues at hand.

Kit Harington, better known as Jon Snow has praised fellow star Ed Sheeran for giving him the idea to move to Suffolk.

A west Norfolk hospital in special measures has welcomed its new interim chief executive.

Cromer is celebrating an increase in numbers in the town centre at a time when high streets up and down the country are said to be in crisis.

As somebody who spends a lot of time acting suspiciously around Norwich City’s training ground, the controversy surrounding Leeds United spying on Derby County last week has been a fascinating one to follow.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis has spoken out to back a second referendum just hours before Theresa May puts her Brexit deal to the Commons.

TV star astronomer Mark Thompson is bringing his Spectacular Science Show to a community centre in South Norfolk next weekend.

Christmas and New Year are memories but January blues need not kick in - even if it is claimed to be the most depressing month of the year.

A non-stop weekend festival on Lowestoft South Beach is starting to take shape, as its first acts are announced.

A former Norwich City youth coach who died in a car crash the morning he was due to stand trial over sex abuse allegations was part of a ‘paedophile ring’, a victim claims.

They were the watch and work-out stars of the small screen who urged us to get off the sofa and into a leotard years before the days of Instagram and YouTube workouts and #fitinspiration. Stacia Briggs casts her mind back to the days of Mad Lizzie and The Green Goddess, Mr Motivator and Jane Fonda.

A former war correspondent has praised the doctors, nurses and surgeons who rebuilt his face after he tripped over a suitcase at Gatwick Airport.

From a brewery tour to ballet, there is something to suit every taste over the next seven days in Norfolk.

There were 180 incidents reported to police which involved the short-lived Ofo bikes in Norwich before they were taken out of the city.

A former war correspondent who began his BBC career in Norwich has had his face rebuilt by surgeons after tripping over his suitcases in Gatwick airport.

Inept Norwich radio presenter and Norfolk favourite Alan Partridge will return to our screens with a new series next month.

The headmaster of Norfolk-born actress Olivia Colman’s former school praised the Golden Globe winner as “wonderful, warm and down to earth” as he spoke of her time there.

Following her second Golden Globe win arts editor Andrew Clarke tracks the diverse career of Norfolk’s Olivia Colman

The beautiful story of Tony Foulds’ lifelong devotion to the men who saved his life in 1944 has touched Britain. Let’s hope Tony gets his fly past. It would be a fitting tribute to the 10 USAAF servicemen who died, and to Tony himself, says Liz Nice

Forecasters are warning of coastal flooding across Norfolk this week prompted by a cocktail of 50mph winds and high spring tides.

The first weekend of the year means one thing, the third round of the FA Cup.

A Norwich venue which regularly hosts sell-out gigs and club nights has announced a line-up bursting with big names, emerging talent and returning old favourites for the year ahead.

‘The UK’s favourite’ musical theatre concert tour was warmly received when it returned to Norwich for its 20th anniversary.

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Liz Nice reflects on a terrifying TV ordeal.

...my true love sent to me, seven swans a swimming and... who are these women with buckets?

A popular annual music event in Gorleston is set to return to whisk away post-Christmas blues.

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