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A giant wall of honeycomb is being tipped as the innovative answer to erosion problems at Hemsby, bringing a new sense of optimism.

The Broads. Picture: James Bass

There was no mention of direct elections to the authorities which run England’s national parks in the Queen’s Speech – despite the idea being mooted a year ago.

Broads Authority
Picture: Ian Burt

A woman in her 70s had her bag snatched while in Great Yarmouth.

Great Yarmouth
Virgin Flightstore, Wellington Park, Beacon Park, Gorleston.

Picture: James Bass

Dozens of jobs are at risk on the east coast as Virgin Atlantic looks at closing a call centre.

George Nobbs, leader of Norfolk County Council. Photo: Bill Smith

A further £169m of cuts and savings are on the cards at Norfolk County Council after bosses said financial pressure means “fundamental change” is needed in how services are provided to people in the county.

Labour
Rodney Wright, owner of Ludham butchers and a massive NCFC fan.
One of his old Norwich City FC shirts is being flown from the tower at Ludham church.

Picture: James Bass

The Canaries’ colours are flying high above one Norfolk village in tribute to the team’s Premier League victory.

St Catherine's Church
Scene of crash on A47 Acle Straight where a car rolled into a ditch and the man inside had to be pulled out.

A man pulled from an overturned car following a crash on the A47 Acle Straight remains in hospital with life threatening injuries.

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Great Yarmouth Sport

Tue, 17:06
St Catherine's Church

The Canaries’ colours are flying high above one Norfolk village in tribute to the team’s Premier League victory.

Sophie McKinna equalled her own county record on a day of outstanding performances at the Norfolk Athletics Championship at Lynnsport, in King’s Lynn.

Abellio Greater Anglia train. 
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Rail unions have called off a train strike planned for Bank Holiday Monday - the day of Norwich’s Wembley play-off final.

Norwich
'Who, me?' An innocent-looking Freddie, sporting Norwich City colours.

When Matt Grimmer received a text from his wife telling him to phone home urgently, he knew something terrible must have happened.

CUP HEROES: AC Mill Lane face the camera after rounding off their debut season of Saturday football with some silverware.

AC Mill Lane went into the Burgess Cup Final replay against Great Yarmouth Academy with a much changed squad due to work commitments and the clash with the Norwich City v Ipswich Town match.

Great Yarmouth Events

Happy Day Gospel Choir will be in Yarmouth Market Place on May 23

The Happy Day Gospel Choir will be performing in Great Yarmouth Market Place tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon (weather permitting).

Norwich
The Tolhouse Museum 
This is the oldest civic building in Great Yarmouth.
March 2010

Picture: James Bass
Copy: 
For: EDP News
Eastern Daily Press © 2010  (01603) 772434

Great Yarmouth Museums go selfie mad over the half term break bringing the modern craze to one of the town’s oldest buildings.

Twitter
A group of Yarmouth students show casing their work in one of their first exhibitions. Featuring photography, fashion, graphic desing, digital art, music and film.
Caddie Williams with her work.

Colourful prints, atmospheric photography and detailed landscapes were among the pieces on display when a group of Great Yarmouth students proudly showed off their artistic skills.

Great Yarmouth
Launch of Great Yarmouth Arts Festival 2015. Festival Chairman Hugh Sturzaker with one of the giant puppets which will form part of the Mammoth Parade.  Picture: James Bass

A borough-wide network of knitters have put their skills to good use creating an army of woolly mammoths, stoats, bears, hedgehogs and snakes ahead of Great Yarmouth’s summer Arts Festival.

Jonathan Newman
Camilla Dallerup

Join some of the stars of BBC 1’s Strictly Come Dancing with An Evening with Ian Waite and Camilla Dallerup at St George’s Theatre.

BBC

Norfolk Entertainment

The Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2015 Ns at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY.

An enthusiastic audience welcomed Peter Phillips’ Tallis Scholars back once more to sing sacred pieces from the sixteenth century and by Arvo Part. Tintinnabuli, the title of their recital, referred to similarities that the Estonian musician recognises between his techniques and those used by composers more than four hundred years ago.

Aurora Orchestra. Photo: Nick Rutter.

Known for its adventurous programming, where classical music rubs shoulders with jazz and almost anything else, a concert by the Aurora is an exciting and invariably stimulating event.

Mary Poppins by Disney and Cameron Mackintosh. Photographer: Deen van Meer.

Mary Poppins is set to fly into the city next year as the practically perfect nanny takes to the Norwich Theatre Royal stage.

United Kingdom
Pat Chapman receives her Noda award from the organisation's representative Sue DuPont

She is the voice no-one wants to hear at am dram shows.

Radio 1 Big Weekend at Earlham Park, Norwich. 
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Radio 1’s Big Weekend could be “blueprint” for other events in Norwich, after 50,000 music fans of all ages flocked to Earlham Park for the two-day festival.

BBC

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Norfolk Sport

Rory Schlein.

King’s Lynn Stars skipper Rory Schlein was reported to have undergone major surgery last night after a crash during a meeting in Poland.

Michael Frew celebrates one of his seven goals for King's Lynn Town. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Striker Michael Frew has become the sixth player to leave King’s Lynn Town this summer.

football
Cricket. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Hockwold and Snettisham both maintained their perfect starts to the season in Division One, writes Kevin Fisher.

Action from Wroxham's win over Dereham in the Norfolk Senior Cup final at Carrow Road. Wroxham manager Stewart Larter.

Wroxham manager Stewart Larter is hoping to see long-term benefits from victory over Dereham in the Norfolk Senior Cup final.

Action from the British Speedway Championship Semi Final at the Adrian Flux Arena - Robert Lambert has a crash in heat 5. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Home hopes of a King’s Lynn rider reaching the British final for the first time in four years were ended prematurely last night.

King's Lynn

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