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Car thefts in Suffolk increased by 14% last year, according to latest police figures.

A party style atmosphere attracted the crowds as thousands of people enjoyed a weekend of entertainment.

Around 2,000 cyclists took to the countryside for the Tour de Broads.

Did you go to Sir John Leman school? Take a look through our gallery of nostalgia picks and see if you can spot yourself!

An actress who starred as Donna Ludlow in Eastenders and Mr Bean’s girlfriend Irma Gobb re-opened a Norwich charity shop, and even donated some of her clothes.

Norwich School

The sale of household coal could be phased out and wet wood sales restricted in a bid to cut down on pollution from people lighting fireplaces in their homes.

A former art teacher has won a coveted prize in the competitive world of quilting, after her textile depiction of a biblical story earned a national award.


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Beccles and Bungay Events

With less than a week to go until the town’s first collaborative community production of Oliver! is performed, anticipation is running high.

Great Yarmouth Borough Council

A Beccles artist is to display nearly 100 paintings at an exhibition later this month.

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One of Lowestoft’s finest art galleries will host its fifth annual postcard auction, with funds once again going to charity.

Carlton Marshes

A popular song and dance troupe are returning to Beccles for a trio of exciting performances.

There is a jam-packed programme of food and drink events taking place across the county this summer.


Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

A drama group dedicated to introducing young children to the magic of performing has been undertaking a summer tour of fairytales.

Talented impressionist Alistair McGowan (Spitting Image, Dead Ringers) brought his intriguing new musical/comedy show to Norfolk on Saturday night.

Greg James is back to work tomorrow after a few weeks off and this time he’ll be at the helm of the hallowed Radio 1 Breakfast Show.


Blockbuster musical Miss Saigon has landed in Norwich – and it’s a spectacle not to be missed.


Hundreds of vintage and modern Minis are expected to park in the heart of King’s Lynn for a rally dedicated to the iconic car.

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