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It was a time when the gruesome exploits of a band of ruthless men cast a shadow on the world of science as they stole corpses from graveyards - but in Norfolk, it was the surgeon son of a Yarmouth vicar who actually commissioned the deed.

Mon, 09:52

A pensioner labelled the “Michael Palin of Gorleston” will be giving two illustrated talks on his epic journeys.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Support our town - stop whinging

Friday, January 26, 2018

Norfolk’s Alfie Hewett was unable to add to his collection of trophies in the Australian Open on Friday.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Tension is mounting at Potters Resort as the Just World Indoor Championships get underway this morning.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Is timed opening a bridge too far?

Monday, November 27, 2017

It was a day that the guns fell silent after more than four years of bloodshed in the trenches.

Friday, November 24, 2017

Why no mention of town bus links?

Friday, November 17, 2017

A hospital payroll clerk has finished in the top 35 players at the World Scrabble Championships held in Kenya.

Monday, November 13, 2017

When Robert Fleming watched one of the world’s most powerful weapons detonate 60 years ago, little did he know of the lasting impact it would have on future generations.

Monday, November 6, 2017

A pioneering concept that provides high-level medical cover for oil and gas and windfarm workers has been deployed off the East Anglian coast for the first time.

Monday, November 6, 2017

There’s a blast from the past for fans of a former local Sixties band who played alongside Tom Jones, The Who and Donovan.

Friday, November 3, 2017

A former PE teacher who was jailed for sex offences against children has avoided having his sentence increased - despite judges agreeing he got off lightly.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Scrabble? It’s a numbers game!

Saturday, October 14, 2017

They are a beautiful and intriguing part of virtually every community across Norfolk.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Derek James salutes Norwich Stars speedway great Johnnie Chamberlain, the ‘Tom Thumb’ of the track.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Norfolk’s Alfie Hewett and his Scottish playing partner Gordon Reid made a unique piece of sporting history when they won the first ever wheelchair tennis match to played on Arthur Ashe Court, earning them a place in Saturday’s men’s doubles final at the US Open.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

The world’s most famous engine is heading to East Anglia, and two lucky winners are being offered the chance of a lifetime to jump on board.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

A former Norfolk PE teacher has been jailed for five years after being exposed as a “clandestine sex offender” who abused pupils.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The career of a disgraced former Norfolk teacher lies in ruins after he admitted a string of sex offences against girls spanning more than a decade.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Gorleston Community Cinema is celebrating its 50th public screening on August 3 at the town’s library at 2.30pm.

Monday, July 3, 2017

After a remarkable year in his blossoming career Alfie Hewett admits his success still hasn’t quite sunk in.

Friday, June 30, 2017

An impressive total of 304 people ran, jogged or walked Gorleston Cliffs parkrun at the weekend in event number 427.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The school summer break is nearly upon us and with it comes the constant challenge of how to keep the kids entertained. With a view to being prepared, we have put together a selection of activities and clubs taking place across East Anglia this summer.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The number of nurses coming to work in our region from the European Union has fallen, hospital leaders have said.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

There is no better feeling for an owner than seeing their silks carried to glory for the first time and Christopher Hill enjoyed just that after Askari came up with the goods at Great Yarmouth.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Community leaders across Norfolk have reacted to the shock news of the terrorist attack in London.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Strumpshaw Steam Rally fires up for its 25th anniversary, Dad’s Army invade North Norfolk Railway, there is two-wheel fun at Holkham and Sandingham, plus fireworks, country fairs, retro computer games and more for all the family.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

He has performed across the globe and is a common sight in Norfolk as he busks in the region’s biggest cities and towns.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Eurovision Song Contest’s official theme for 2017 is ‘Celebrate Diversity’ - rather apt as over the years a wide variety of culturally and muscially diverse acts have performed in the annual sequinned spectacular. Martine Silkstone asked friends and colleagues for their most memorable Eurovision moments from years gone by and, with smiles, sentiment and occasionally a sense of shame, each surprisingly suggested a different song.

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