June 30 2015 Latest news:
A woman born with cerebral palsy is walking for the first time thanks to a Great Yarmouth gym.
The first phase of improvements to a central Norwich shopping centre has begun.
It was the setting for BBC Radio 1’s Academy as part of the Big Weekend and has hosted the likes of The Darkness, Belle and Sebastian and Bellowhead. But OPEN, in Norwich’s Bank Plain, is much more than just a music venue. As part of a series of features celebrating its tenth anniversary reporter LUCY CLAPHAM explores its work.
A Yelverton man who once broke his back in a motorcycle accident is aiming to run 250 miles for charity.
Squawking seagulls provided a fitting backdrop for the 85th birthday of Great Yarmouth’s last surviving steam drifter, with an audience including Great Yarmouth Mayor Shirley Weymouth.
University of East Anglia graduate Emma Healey’s award-winning novel Elizabeth Is Missing has scooped another prize.
A popular touring circus pitched their big top on the common in Trowse this week.
They are the people closest to us, the ones whose help we couldn’t live without.
A weekend festival packed with live music, local ales and home-cooked breakfasts is being staged by a Little Melton rugby club.
“Think of a number” - that is what Norwich school pupils had to do following a visit from renowned mathematician Johnny Ball.
What do you get when you cross a bicycle with a canoe?
It was a chance to relax, sit back and enjoy the soothing sounds of jazz – albeit in somewhat damp conditions.
He is the go-to artist for stars of the racing world celebrating a triumphant win in front of adoring crowds – but his latest project is somewhat closer to home.
Students have been displaying their end of year work.
Have you ever heard of an alley-oop or backcourt violation? If not, slam-dunk your way into a new and exciting sport.
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