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In October, Doctor Who returned to our screens full of groundbreaking optimism. Jodie Whittaker was the first female Doctor and Broadchurch writer Chris Chibnall had become the new showrunner. As the final episode of the year transmits this weekend, Steve Russell and Andrew Clarke have different feelings about the show they love

Andrew Clarke

From one of the country’s best known Brexit campaigners to a 90s popstar, there is something for everyone at UEA’s Spring Literary Festival in 2019.

European Union

Christmas morning has come early with the chance for you and your little ones to enjoy breakfast with Santa in Norfolk and get into the festive spirit.

Christmas 2018

Get ready to feel the love as a Brit award-winning band is set to perform at Newmarket Nights in 2019.

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You Me At Six, with support from Marmozets and The Xcerts, brought their Take Off Your Colours 10th Anniversary tour to The Nick Rayns LCR in Norwich last night.


Uncle Sam hit Norwich big time on Saturday by way of the Norwich Phil’s ‘American Night’ - a shindig like no other which not only packed them in at St Andrew’s Hall but opened in a blaze of glory with a blistering rendering of Leonard Bernstein’s fiery overture to ‘Candide’.

Danielle Steel falls in love with Norfolk town (without even visiting it) and makes it the star of her latest novel

Electronic pioneers 808 State made a long overdue return to The Waterfront playing reworked renditions of tracks from across their 30 year history along with some new material.

What does John Lennon mean to you? On the anniversary of his death, we’re looking at his legacy and why his music is as relevant now as ever.


Norwich city centre will boast two Christas markets, with festive food, drinks and gifts on offer for the next fortnight.

Christmas 2018

A North Norfolk school’s ‘do different’ panto features not just Robin Hood and his Merry Man but also Snow White and the Three Dwarves.


As Ed Sheeran surprised music students in the city on Thursday afternoon, Louisa Baldwin spoke to him about how a performance at the Norwich Playhouse was a turning point in his career and his homecoming gig in Ipswich.

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A millennial’s take on the Dickensian classic A Christmas Carol will be taking centre stage in Norwich this month.


Stand-up comedian Lee Ridley, known as Lost Voice Guy, is bringing his national tour to Lowestoft.


The cast of this year’s Aladdin pantomime are almost ready to transport audiences to Agrabah as dress rehearsals get underway.

From a Christmas market to panto, there is plenty to keep you busy over the next seven days in Norfolk - oh yes there is!


It was the perfect Thursday for aspiring musicians in the city, as Access Creative College alumni and patron Ed Sheeran visited Epic Studios in Magdalen Street.

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Identity, belonging and connection are explored with tenderness in this promising debut novel by Fatima Farheen Mirza – the first to be commissioned for Sarah Jessica Parker’s new imprint with Hogarth Press.


Norfolk writer Kevin Crossley-Holland has conjured treasure from the stories which thread through our landscape and light-up childhood and beyond


Christmas doesn’t just happen overnight – find out how this 15th century moated manor house gets ready for the festive season.

National Trust

Norwich is stepping into Christmas in style as a traditional German market is set to open in the city.


Chris Reeve’s writing is powered by the passion of his mum, whose love of words pulled her through sleepless nights and the tedium of housework


The ghosts of Christmas past are returning to the city this December with spooky festive tales from across the county.


Paintings, prints, jewellery and sculpture by some of the country’s finest wildlife artists will be on show in a Christmas exhibition running at BIRDscapes Gallery, at Glandford, near Holt, until the new year.

Robbie Williams has given fans hope that he will join Take That on their Odyssey tour which is coming to Norwich next summer.

A Norfolk town will host its first ever Shakespeare festival in a building where the playwright is thought to have performed almost 500 years ago.

West Norfolk

It is going to be a supersonic Sunday in Earlham Park next year as an Oasis star is set to headline a popular festival.


As Anton du Beke waltzed into Norwich to launch his debut novel, Louisa Baldwin chatted to him about how his career has inspired the book and whether there is a Strictly curse.


ITV Anglia was one of the local news teams which got revenge on Piers Morgan for keeping them waiting during Good Morning Britain.

The Jonathan Wyatt Big Band are returning to the Forum, for their festive extravaganza ‘Swing Into Christmas’.

Christmas 2018

They may not have had the multi-million pound budget of the likes of John Lewis but one Norfolk business has not let that stop them producing their own quirky Christmas film just as memorable as anything the national chains can do.


Ellie Goulding was feeling the burn after Norwich YouTuber JaackMaate criticised her performance on The X Factor final.


Maddermarket’s youth theatre group Madder Red performed the production Remote - a tale of teenage desperation that explores what happens as we begin to understand our place in the world.

An exhibition of mechanical circus acts and curiosities from bygone big tops opened its doors at the Forum.


Milkshake presenter Kiera-Nicole Brennan is set to enter a whole new world this Christmas as she stars in her first pantomime at Norwich Theatre Royal.


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