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Sunday, March 29, 2020
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With families across the country unable to visit one another due to the coronavirus lockdown, being able to spend time with loved ones is something sorely missed by many.

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A celebration marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day has been cancelled due to coronavirus - but the event’s organiser believes an alternative is still possible and has written a letter to the Prime Minister.

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A stained glass memorial to a crashed Halifax plane has been installed at a Mid Norfolk church.

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Model train engineers who were knocked off the rails last year are thrilled their passion has been put back on track.

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Twenty-five years ago, one of the largest clock makers in the United Kingdom closed its factory doors for the final time, leaving hundreds of people unemployed. Reporter Donna-Louise Bishop met with one of Metamec’s former employees to find out why he is still repairing the world-renowned timepieces.

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A memorial stone and plaque were unveiled to honour the men whose lives were lost when a B-24 Liberator bomber crashed 75 years ago during the Second World War.

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The February issue of Norfolk magazine celebrates its 250th edition with 250 reasons why Norfolk is wonderful

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A woman dubbed the ‘dragon scale discoverer’ has struck gold twice after stumbling across a two-million-year-old mammoth pelvis on a north Norfolk beach.

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Dozens of estates remain unclaimed in Norfolk. Check our tables to see if your surname is on the list - you could be due thousands of pounds.

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One of Norfolk’s most iconic country pubs is being restored following a three-year closure. Reporter STUART ANDERSON visited the team breathing new life into Lord Nelson’s old watering hole in Burnham Thorpe.

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

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The top 15 Norfolk churches in urgent need of repairs have been revealed, after a trust released an “anxiety list”.

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Grants to carry out urgent repairs at 15 churches have been made by the Norfolk Churches Trust.

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For centuries a holy well brought crowds and wealth to what is now a field opposite Burnham Market primary school writes Rowan Mantell

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Weird Norfolk

New pictures have revealed what an endangered pub may look like if a community group buys it.

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A dedicated trumpeter is set to play her part in a Remembrance Sunday ceremony for the 60th consecutive year.

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First World War memorials across the region have been Grade II listed to mark 100 years since the first Armistice Day silence.

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A historian hopes Swaffham will adopt his design as its first official emblem.

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It was a ruthless act of Nazi brutality which spawned the little-known story of a Dereham soldier’s remarkable heroism.

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Apple identification, chainsaw carving, making juice, and circus tricks are all part of a core-mazing event celebrating a humble fruit.

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Restoration work has started on a historic Thames sailing barge which is being brought back to its former glory by a Norfolk teenager.

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He was a Norfolk man who “gloried in being so” But how is the county’s favourite son remembered on its town and village signs? Dr Anrew Tullett looks at Nelson’s legacy to mark the admiral’s 261st birthday.

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From turkey farms to fast cars, what are these seven of Norfolk’s former RAF bases used for now?

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When Fakenham’s heritage trail launched earlier this year, many people were surprised to hear the town going by its official name of Fakenham Lancaster.

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Priceless religious wall paintings are at risk, warns a charity launching an appeal to save them.

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King's Lynn

Amid the collapse of the UK’s most famous travel firm, one facet of the Thomas Cook legacy is still standing strong in the Norfolk countryside.

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A vicar has spoken about the ‘catastrophic’ damage left by a vehicle crashing through a country churchyard, and how he came to forgive the driver.

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In medieval times Walsingham was one of the most visited pilgrimage sites in Europe.

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Crowds have been flocking to the Sandringham Game and Country Fair today.

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Sandringham

The Sandringham Game and Country Fair is back this weekend.

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Sandringham

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