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A badly-parked vehicle is stopping buses from getting up or down a Norfolk street.

For decades he has taken to the skies to capture breathtaking views of Norfolk, which many of us would otherwise never see.

Wages for top managers at academy chains have soared by a quarter, despite a funding crisis gripping the region's schools.

Dozens of people were forced to queue outside to use a mobile van service following the closure of Fakenham's permanent post office.

Collect coupons to win a share of £10,000 worth of gardening goodies for your local primary school with the Plant to Plate scheme.

Fears pre-school education in Norfolk is facing a "dangerous" funding gap have been raised after £2.5m of early years money was set aside for other education priorities.

A unique and ambitious project to capture the sounds of bells ringing throughout Norfolk's churches is firmly underway.

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Fakenham and Wells Sport

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A competitive field of nine runners line-up for the £15,000 feature at Thursday's seven-race card at Fakenham.

Time is running out for Norwich City fans to get their hands on the final stickers to complete their albums - with the collectables set to come off the shelves in a matter of days.

Big music names like The Killers and Westlife performing in Norwich could be just the beginning of Carrow Road becoming more than a football stadium, it has been revealed.

Fakenham and Wells Events

From fish and chips with a difference to a farm cafe, here are all the restaurants in Norfolk that feature in The Michelin Guide 2020.

The National Trust is marking its 125th birthday this month, but the celebrations are set to last all year. Here are some of the top sites in East Anglia to visit during 2020.

It's shaping up to be another bumper year for events in north Norfolk.

Around 500 people will be defeating dragons, defending the world, and bringing dice-throwing, card-wielding heroics to Hunstanton later this month.


Writer Jeremy Page traces a route through his roots with humour, history and love, as he walks, cycles and boats across Norfolk


Norfolk Entertainment

He dreamed a dream...and then it came true. Ahead of Les Misérables opening at Norwich Theatre Royal, Dean Chisnall explains how it feels to win the role he's always wanted.

A symphony set to be performed at St Peter's Church, Sheringham, on Saturday (January 25) will be music to the ears of its composer, who thought he would never hear the piece again after battling life-threating kidney failure.

Five minutes with The Magic Es for Enjoy Music More.

Norwich Music

Dereham and the surrounding area provides hungry customers with a vast array of choices when it comes to finding a place to eat.

Baga Chipz is stunning, Baga Chipz is class and your day is about to get much better as the Ru Paul's Drag Race star is heading to a Norwich club.

Norfolk Sport

A competitive field of nine runners line-up for the £15,000 feature at Thursday's seven-race card at Fakenham.

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