It has been an admired feature of rural buildings for many centuries and involves a skilled pair of hands.
Scores of events have now been organised to celebrate the first ever Norfolk Day this summer.
Norfolk Day is less than 100 days away. To celebrate, we have put together a list of 100 events and ideas communities can get involved with on July 27.
East Anglia is as attractive to readers as it is to writers, with a busy calendar of literary events, many drawing in big name authors and guest speakers. Here’s our pick of this year’s events.
More than 20cm of snow has fallen in Norfolk causing traffic chaos and schools closures.
She is only 11, but Evangeline Lawrence from Lowestoft is already making a name for herself in the world of fencing.
Children living in the most deprived areas of our region are more likely to be obese, new statistics have revealed.
Thousands of vacancies for registered nursing and midwifery posts in the east of England are not being filled, new NHS figures show.
A nursing leader has painted a bleak picture of the conditions nurses in East Anglia are working under, as it was revealed one in 10 leave the profession every year.
The hospital that serves the population of Great Yarmouth and Waveney is launching a scholarship to help two people from the region it covers qualify as nurses.
The new Council of Governors at the James Paget University Hospital will formally meet for the first time on Friday.
Fireworks fans are advised to wrap up warm for displays over the weekend as temperatures are predicted as low.
The number of paramedics working in Norfolk and Suffolk has been boosted by almost 100 after the first cohort of paramedic science students graduated from the University of East Anglia (UEA).
With the school holidays starting today, here are ten places for families to enjoy swimming in Norfolk and Suffolk during the summer break.
The current hot spell has made it difficult for many of us to get a good night’s sleep with temperatures hitting 30C in some places.
A Norfolk woman has become a martial arts world champion , after winning gold in the ISKA competition in Athens, Greece.
Cookery queen Delia Smith has taught generations of people how to make their way around the kitchen.
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