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New hope for the Essex Rooms, Norwich. Town Close county councillor Emma Corlett and Gail Durbin, trustee of Essex Community Rooms charity.Photo: Steve Adams

Essex Rooms community centre could be revamped and reopened - but what would you like to see there?

A Norwich community centre which has been closed for five years has been reclaimed by residents.

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Christopher Powles and his half sister Val Latimer have met up for the first time. Photo: Bill Smith

G’day sis! Adopted brother jets in from Australia to meet the Norfolk relatives he never knew he had

A brother meets his sister for the first time, after he was adopted at birth in 1945 and later moved to Australia.

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George Freeman, Minister for Life Sciences, unveils the plaque to open the new Centrum Building at the Norwich Research Park. Picture: Denise Bradley

New £11.5m building at Norwich Research Park could help rural renaissance in Norfolk, minister says

A £11.5m hub to bring businesses together with top scientists could herald the dawn of 21st century rural renaissance for Norfolk, the new life sciences minister has said.

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Wymondham mayor Dianne Fernee relaunches the carnival with Dave Disney, left, and Tony Holden. Photo: Bill Smith

Organisers put finishing touches on Wymondham Carnival ahead of its return after 20 years

Organisers of a popular south Norfolk carnival are busy putting the finishing touches to the event ahead of its return this weekend.

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Rob Gowing and Anthony Walshe, who triumphed at the Scratch Off 2014 Competition. Photo: Andrew Howard

Whizz kids in Wymondham come top in computing competition

Teenage computer whizzes swapped schoolbooks for software as they triumphed in a programming competition.

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The Aegon Summer County Cup tennis competition at Cromer. Norfolk captain Barry Fulcher playing against Berkshire on Monday.

Norfolk battling to avoid drop in Summer County Cup at Cromer

Norfolk’s men suffered a second loss in a row as they fell 6-3 to promotion chasing Derbyshire on day three of the Summer County Cup at Cromer.

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  • Norfolk judoka hopes to make up for London 2012 disappointment at Commonwealth Games
  • Video: Frankenstein-inspired film by Norwich University of the Arts students scoops award
  • North Walsham organ music première aids church tower repair fund
  • Photo gallery: Courageous student receives UEA degree after fighting back from burn injuries
  • Derek James

    Left to right: Dicky Bird, Bernard Fuller and George Wilson who worked at LSE all their lives.

    Meet Bernard, behind the camera at LSE get-togethers

    Allow me to introduce you to Bernard Rose, a man who has devoted much of his life to working at Laurence Scott & Electromotors, helps to run the pensioners’ association, attends the reunions, but rarely gets in the photographs.

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    Stacia Briggs

    Pot Noodle, a staple of Stacia Briggs' shelf.

    Opinion: Forget artisan bread and probiotic yoghurt, my kitchen staples are Pot Noodles and potatoes

    What are your kitchen essentials? Whatever they are, if you can honestly claim that one of them is “exotic grains” then you’re no reader of mine.

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    Fun and games at the Worstead Festival. Photo: Steve Adams

    Magical family fun at Worstead Festival

    The village of Worstead is gearing up for its annual festival this weekend.

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    Amanda Howell as Beth and Peter Howell as Gordon in the Norwich Players' production of Life and Beth at the Maddermarket Theatre.

    Husband and wife take to the stage in Maddermarket Theatre’s latest show

    Art is partly echoing reality at the Maddermarket Theatre as real-life married couple Peter and Amanda Howell take to the stage to play a husband and wife in the Norwich Players latest show.

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    Organist David Aspinall at the North Walsham parish church organ with composer James Kenelm Clarke.

    North Walsham organ music première aids church tower repair fund

    A new piece of organ music will be given its première at North Walsham church this weekend - and help raise funds for its tower repairs.

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    Theater Freiburg's production of Tannhäuser is at Norwich Theatre Royal this week. Photo: Maurice Korbel.

    Cast and crew of more than 200 prepare to stage epic Wagner operas at Norwich Theatre Royal

    The great music of German composer Richard Wagner is to fill Norwich’s Theatre Royal in two epic productions that are among the biggest to have been performed on the city stage.

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    Meow Meow. Picture: Karl Giant

    Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this week

    Purrfect cabaret singing sensation Meow Meow visits to Holt Festival, there is an operatic take on Jane Austen’s Persuasion, Lucy Hopkins arrives with her acclaimed one-woman show Le Foulard and there is an exhibition of the paintings of Garry Raymond-Pereira. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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Norwich City midfielder Elliott Bennett knows what is required. 
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No mental scars from Norwich City’s relegation for Elliott Bennett

Norwich City midfielder Elliott Bennett is confident there will be no mental scars from relegation as the Canaries bid to bounce back from the Championship at the first attempt.

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