It was once a major spectacle, attracting tens of thousands of keen enthusiasts and competitors from across the world.
Three-quarters of a century have passed since they first stepped onto East Anglian soil but their presence is still felt today.
British imperialism is taking a bashing as the events at Indian independence 70 years ago are recalled. But are we getting the full story?
Footage of lifeboat heroes, prominent fishing industries and popular seaside resorts from yester-year will feature in a new showcase.
Bells will toll for a fallen Beccles ringer next month, as the 100th anniversary of his death is marked.
Browse through hundreds of family notices from Beccles and Bungay Journal readers. Anything from birthdays and
engagements to memories and memorials.
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