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My Dearest Girls at Whissonsett and Bradenham in March

A collection of letters written by six young women during the First World War is brought to life in a touching new show being performed as part of ongoing commemorative events in the region.

Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra will return to Holkham this summer for an open-air concert

Holkham Hall has announced a return to Norfolk for jazz and blues supremo Jools Holland at a summer open-air concert set against the backdrop of the magnificent stately home, while a second concert will see journalist and presenter Fiona Bruce host a Last Night of the Proms.

Lynn Wykes and Terry Smith perfoming at the Fakenham Beer and Folk Festival

It has grown popularity every year and with just one month to go before the start of the fourth annual Fakenham Beer & Folk Festival bands and sponsors are quickly signing up to join in the fun.

Norfolk Events

Queue outside Jarrolds for Tanya Burr book signing

Fashion fans turned up in their masses in Norwich, to meet their vlogging hero Tanya Burr.

Tanya Burr book signing

YouTube star Tanya Burr visited Jarrold department store in Norwich today for a book signing.

Reece Dinsdale and the cast

The Norwich Theatre Royal has had to cancel both of today’s performances of The Absence of War after the lead actor fell ill.

Eating Out or Eating In

The Seventh Heaven Burger and Waffle House which has opened on Exchange Street. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

A dozen customers queueing for their first taste of Norwich’s newest restaurant were hoping its waffles and burgers would reach celestial heights of culinary excellence.

Adnams' award-winning Longshore vodka being made at the Copper House Distillery in Southwold.
Jonathan Adnams with a bottle of the Longshore vodka.

Picture: James Bass

They beat the Baltics, despite being better known for brewing beer and now their vodka has been hailed as the best in the world. STACIA BRIGGS went to Southwold to visit Adnams’ award-winning distillery.

The London Vegetable Orchestra at Aylsham Food Festival 2014. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Musical instruments made out of vegetables were a highlight of Aylsham Food Festival: Entertainment with a Difference on Saturday.

Film & Cinema

Undated Film Still Handout from The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Pictured: Left to Right, Celia Imrie as Madge Hardcastle, Ronald Pickup as Norman Cousins, Diana Hardcastle as Carol, Judi Dench as Evelyn Greenslade, Maggie Smith as Muriel Donnely and Bill Nighy as Douglas Ainslie. See PA Feature FILM Film Reviews. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Laurie Sparham/Twentieth Century Fox. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Film Reviews.

Towards the end of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a secret inspector is asked for an honest assessment of Jaipur’s luxury development for residents in their golden years.

Chiara D'Anna in The Duke of Burgundy

Chiara D’Anna talks to Alex Bellotti about working with Peter Strickland, the reality of filming sex scenes and ‘human toilets’.

Film of the week: Selma

Thursday, February 5, 2015
Selma

More than 45 years after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr, director Ava DuVernay honours the memory of the leader of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement with this impassioned biopic.

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