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George Acheson

A town council in north Norfolk has applied for a grant that could help them to create an innovative new heritage trail.

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Two towns separated by sea came together to celebrate more than 33 years of friendship.

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A rare silver butter dish and spoon set from Norfolk has fetched a surprising amount at a fine art sale after it went under the hammer at auction.

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Donna-Louise Bishop

A man who lost his home in an air raid during the Second World War has returned to his former school to present its pupils with a special commemorative book.

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United Kingdom

Visitors to a mid-Norfolk windmill will be transported back in time with the unveiling of a new attraction at its upcoming reopening event.

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Alison Webb

Hundred of classic vehicles rumbled through the gardens of the Stody Estate near Holt this weekend as crowds turned out to see some of the county’s finest motors in action.

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Norwich

Here is a collection of some of your finest photographs from some of Norfolk’s best-loved towns and villages.

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Fakenham

Another important chapter in Dereham’s history has been written after the descendants of those killed in a brutal massacre nearly 80 years ago, met for the very first time.

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The group behind ambitious plans to bring the railway back to Fakenham refused to be deterred after being targeted by vandals for the second time in less than a year.

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Heritage Lottery Fund

A 19th-century landmark is due to reopen its doors following recent renovations.

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Alison Webb

The 19th annual Wighton scarecrow festival got off to an impressive start today with more than 60 ‘mawkins’ on show.

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Harry

As Norfolk Day approaches dozens of events are planned across a variety of communities. This week we focus on two special beers being brewed for the day.

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BBC

Record numbers of people are heading to Norfolk’s museums, new figures have shown, with those in Norwich and Great Yarmouth seeing particular spikes in visitors.

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Norfolk County Council

Iconic literature will be at the heart of a special charity event being held at a stately home in Norfolk next month.

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The discovery of Seahenge is being celebrated 20 years after the Bronze Age timber circle was uncovered by the tides on a Norfolk beach.

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Hunstanton

When well-known Norfolk artist Brian Lewis saw a new arts and heritage centre taking shape at Wells-next-the-Sea, he came up with the idea of not only capturing the project on canvas, but, in a departure from his signature sunny, seaside pictures, painting a whole series of Wells buildings.

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Oxford

A Scottish soldier who died 100 years ago is to be remembered by a Norfolk village after a local historian uncovered his connection to the parish.

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France

For more than 80 years, she harboured a wartime secret.

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It was another lovely 1940s event at Whitwell and Reepham Railway.

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London

A record of church furnishings has been completed and handed over to a church warden in a Norfolk village.

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An ex-servicewoman who celebrated her 99th birthday in February laid the wreath at a former Norfolk station as it belatedly celebrated the 100th anniversary of the RAF.

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Royal Air Force

He has dedicated 70 years of his life to ringing bells across hundreds of Britain’s churches.

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United Kingdom

The stunning grounds of Holkham Hall on the north Norfolk coast will host this year’s Archdeacon’s Charge.

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Norwich

A piece of ship’s timber which likely dates from the so-called ‘Age of Discovery’ has washed up at Wells-next-the-Sea.

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Robert Smith

The Easter Bunny, carnival rides, and an eggs-cellent egg hunt are part of the fun being organised at Fakenham Racecourse this Easter.

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Military enthusiasts are set to hold their first tour of mid-Norfolk and showcase their huge range of restored vehicles.

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Royal British Legion

Portraits of some of Britain’s most famous historical figures have been sold for more than £83,000 at auction.

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Donna-Louise Bishop

It is an ambitious vision to relay miles of railway track and rejuvenate an area of mid-Norfolk.

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Network Rail

Dignitaries, a member of the House of Lords and sporting figure have put their support behind Norfolk Day.

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Norfolk Community Foundation

The green light has been given to a new brewery at a farmhouse barn nestled in the ruins of 900-year-old West Acre priory, near Swaffham.

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United Kingdom

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