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Although Norfolk is well and truly a coastal county today, it was once a much different story.

It was a concept designed to ensure that the poorest rural residents had a source of food, but times have mostly overtaken the country’s ‘poor lands trusts’.

On a wintery stroll along Cromer Pier, you’re usually more likely to spot fishing nets and seaweed than fishnets and sequins.

A north Norfolk headteacher has promised to transform a school rated inadequate for failing to “ensure pupil’s safety”.

Mental health campaigners will hold a public meeting in Cromer to call for the return of support services to north Norfolk.


Norfolk’s Christmas ‘season’ is officially in swing after Holt hosted the county’s first festive lights switch on of 2018.


North Norfolk could be a trail-blazer for new wildlife-friendly farming strategies, the opening winter meeting of Stalham Farmers’ Club was told.

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Over 850 Year Seven students from north Norfolk have been trying out rugby this term, the majority for the first time.

National road cycling championships will next year be hosted in Norfolk, it has been announced.

Norfolk’s former international star Jayne Roylance has died. She was 71.

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Primary school pupils in north Norfolk have been getting a taste of golf in their sports lessons.

Two veteran Norfolk triathletes came away from the European Duathlon Championships with silver medals at the weekend.

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On a wintery stroll along Cromer Pier, you’re usually more likely to spot fishing nets and seaweed than fishnets and sequins.

The swinging sixties are set to make a stunning return to the Norfolk seaside.

Teenage actor Sam Thompson may be playing the fool in his first major panto role – but has serious ambitions of making the stage his career.

Following the announcement on Friday of Sir Ian McKellan’s 80th birthday tour in 2019, we can exclusively reveal he is doing an extra Norwich show to a specially invited audience.

Regulars at the annual Thursford Christmas Spectacular will notice something different at this year’s show.

With late night shopping, live reindeer and an illuminated parade of decorated bikes, trikes, prams and scooters, Sheringham’s Christmas lights switch-on festival promises to be bigger and better than ever.

Norfolk can come across as a conventional county to the casual observer, but scratch the surface and you’ll find enough colourful characters, fantastic fables and strange stories to fill a gallery.

Cromer’s popular music festival will be 21-years-old when it returns to the town’s Pavilion Theatre next year.

There is always a good sprinkling of magic and sparkle at our local pantomimes, we take a look at some of the shows on their way to a town near you.

From fireworks in Norwich to a winter wonderland in Thetford, celebrate the start of the Christmas season in style at light switch-ons across Norfolk.

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