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Villagers have launched a campaign to save and reopen an 18th century pub which once served as the hub of a mid-Norfolk community.

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A collection of letters sat hidden away inside a shoe box in a loft in Norfolk for years gathering dust.

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Villagers have rolled up their sleeves and started pitching in to help breathe new life into their local pub, which has sat dormant for the past three years.

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United States

Two Norfolk brewers are competing to be named a locally-sourced hero for their region.

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David Holliday

A US Spitfire owner has offered to match any money raised to complete a memorial project in north Norfolk.

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United Kingdom

A horse sculpture in the sea is set to become a permanent fixture after a Norfolk town drummed up £15,000 to buy it.

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Robert Smith

A maritime heritage charity which uses traditional crafts to restore giants of Norfolk’s naval past is recruiting volunteers to work in its visitor centre.

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The Stody classic vehicles day is returning to north Norfolk by popular demand.

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Holt

The prospect of unearthing hidden artefacts is luring metal detecting tourists from America to pay thousands of pounds to join treasure hunting tours of Norfolk.

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United Kingdom

They were once Norfolk’s arteries, conveying residents and visitors in their thousands across the county for business as well as pleasure.

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Fakenham Community Centre

The remains of an Iron Age hill fort, once possibly occupied by the Iceni, bear testament to a little-known age in Britain’s windswept past. ALAN TUTT from Cromer Museum explores the legacy of the intriguing remains at Warham.

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Owners of some of the most remarkable homes in East Anglia share their halls, farmhouses, moated manors or towers with visitors as part of Invitation to View 2019.

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As Dereham Carnival announces a one-off change for this year’s festivities, the Times has searched the archives for photographs of celebrations from years gone by.

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Facebook

A technology-inspired heritage trail is set to bring to life the history of a north Norfolk town after more than £40,000 worth of funding was secured.

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George Acheson

A popular town pub which saw its former manager leave in controversial circumstances last year is listed for let as its owners search for a new long-term partner.

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A historic pub named after Lord Nelson has been put on the market, throwing into doubt the prospect of it ever re-opening.

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Nelson

A village community which has been fighting to save a 16th century pub has raised enough funds to buy it and plans to reopen it within the next few months.

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A treasured and historic town pub is once again set to close its doors, just a few months after it reopened under new ownership.

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Facebook

Ten years ago Woolworths stores across the UK shut down, with branches in towns across Norfolk replaced by discount retailers and fast-food restaurants like Poundland and McDonalds.

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United Kingdom

It is a lifelong search which has got a man and his family from mid-Norfolk into a spin.

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Norwich

As people in Wells come together to celebrate Christmas, we have delved into our archives to see how the town enjoyed the festive period over the years.

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As Dereham comes together to celebrate Christmas, we have taken a look through the archives to see how people in the town enjoyed the day in years gone by.

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As Fakenham enjoys the festive season we have dug into our archives to see how the town celebrated Christmas over the years.

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He has had it in his possession for three decades - but now wants to return it to the descendants of its original owner.

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France

Three much-loved Norfolk churches will receive a share of a £429,211 funding payout from the National Churches Trust.

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United Kingdom

It was the first four-engine bomber to be used by the Royal Air Force, blazing a trail that would be followed by many other aircraft designs throughout the Second World War.

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Royal Air Force

“History from the bottom up” - this is how an archive editor at Archant has described the company’s project to digitise 150 years of its stories.

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Google

Would you like to visit one of Norfolk’s museums for free?

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A Wells resident has described the town’s ‘anger’ after building work on the site of historic cellars which may have been used by smugglers was told to continue.

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Marie Strong

A soldier from Fakenham who died during the First World War has been honoured in a special ceremony in France.

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