For 200 years, they have been an unmistakable presence in a village green - once an instrument of torture and then a nod to the traditions of yesteryear.
Treehouses, wooden tipis and log cabins have been included in an ambitious vision to transform a woodland holiday site around 10 miles outside of Norwich.
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.
A businessman drank five pints of Guinness before getting behind his wheel and ploughing his Mercedes into the side of a holiday home where a grandfather was sleeping.
The organiser of the region's biggest Christmas show, education leaders and an acclaimed author have been included in the New Year's Honours list for 2020.
More than 100 new burial plots could be added to a village's cemetery after "increased demand" prompted a bid to expand the site.
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.
The Royal Family celebrated its traditional Christmas in Norfolk today, attending church in Sandringham and greeting adoring onlookers on their way.
The Duchess of Cambridge has provided a Christmas treat with a brand new family photograph to melt the hearts - taken in our very county.
While those dreaming of a white Christmas in Norfolk will have to wait for next year, weather forecasters are predicting a dry day in the region - ideal for festive afternoon walks.
More than 30 people are spending Christmas morning in police holding cells, the constabulary has confirmed.
Firefighters in Norfolk were called upon more than 100 times to animals in peril this year - with calls far more wide-ranging than just rescuing cats from trees.
Parts of the region have been told to brace themselves for flooding, with a number of alerts from the Environment Agency in effect.
It remains to be seen whether the Duke of Edinburgh will attend church in Norfolk alongside the Queen after spending a second night in hospital.
Norfolk should not expect any preferential treatment should its only Labour MP become the next leader of the party.
Three people were arrested overnight following assaults on police officers.
Volunteers giving up their time to help others fight fuel and food poverty have told of how they were inspired after having to seek the support themselves.
A care co-ordinator crashed his van into a parked car because he was opening a box of chocolates at the wheel, a court has heard.
Senior doctors have warned that children are "super-spreaders" of flu and have urged parents to get them vaccinated - as new figures reveal than less than a third of the country's infants have had their jab.
The woes of the region's rail network are continuing today with almost 70 services being cancelled by Greater Anglia - many affecting Norfolk.
After a fiercely fought election campaign, the country's day of destiny has arrived.
Norfolk's newest millionaire has told how his lottery luck was partly down to an error by a cashier - and revealed his first post-win purchase.
Serious questions have been raised over Greater Anglia's multi-million pound new trains after one came within a whisker of a horror crash with a car at a level crossing.
A safety investigation has been launched after one of Greater Anglia's new trains came within a quarter of a second of ploughing into a car at a level crossing.
A former teacher convicted of sexually abusing five boys died in prison after choking on food.
The main provider of rail services in the region has confirmed its fares are set to be hiked in the new year.
Rail users travelling between Norwich and the north Norfolk coast this weekend are having to endure continuing troubles, with signalling problems identified earlier this week persisting.
A weather warning is in place across parts of the region advising people to be mindful of fog.
As this year's Surviving Winter appeal is launched, the harsh realities of sleeping on the streets have been shared by some of those unfortunate enough to have experienced them.
There is no easy time to sleep on the streets, but when the cold snap of winter hits that experience is even more heartbreaking.