The new owner of a popular family attraction in the heart of the Norfolk Broads has a special affection for the park and plans to build on its successful formula.

Yesterday, 09:03

Drivers are facing travel delays as Norfolk wakes up to freezing temperatures.

Mon, 18:01

Nwes, which has bases in Norwich, Great Yarmouth, King’s Lynn and Lowestoft, has created a short film called The Elves and the Shoemaker, which is based on the 1806 fairy tale of the same name.

Mon, 11:05

Norfolk’s disability swimming sensation Jessica-Jane Applegate has broken three world records.

Mon, 06:00

NHS patients and staff from across Norfolk and Waveney have been sharing their views on plans to transform the region’s health system at a series of events organised by the county’s health watchdog.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Much of Norfolk might have only had a light dusting of snow but motorists have been warned to take care on the roads as dropping temperatures bring icy patches.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

In one of East Anglia’s wildest and widest of wildernesses, H2O is the most precious of resources - for people and for wildlife. A major £2.1million water engineering scheme is bringing benefits for both.

Friday, December 8, 2017

A gaping hole was left in Great Yarmouth when the big retailers Marks and Spencers and BHS closed.

Friday, December 8, 2017

Snow is expected to fall across parts of Norfolk this weekend as temperatures drop to below zero.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

A woman who was the victim of a horror crash which put her in hospital over Christmas has been reunited with the air ambulance crew who saved her life.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

It was a night of celebration that had the audience cheering, smiling and even producing tears of joy.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

We’ve mapped the latest price paid data from the Land Registry Office to give a snapshot of the Norfolk property market.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

A thief who stole handbags belonging to three elderly ladies at a charity Christmas meal has been jailed.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Two mental health nurses who believed they were not very academic have championed a grow your own scheme at the region’s mental health trust which helped them achieve degrees.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Evidence continues to grow in support of a former Norfolk pilot’s claims about the health risks of contaminated air in passenger planes.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

If you or someone you know is in need of a place to go for Christmas dinner this year, here’s a look at some of the locations across the region where you can go to celebrate...

Monday, December 4, 2017

An award-winning November was capped off in style for the James Paget University Hospital, with a fourth success for the month.

Sunday, December 3, 2017

The Great Yarmouth Winter Beer and Cider Festival was held at St George’s Theatre between Friday night and this afternoon with five sessions.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

At Rollesby Primary School and Nursery we are celebrating recent sporting successes.

Friday, December 1, 2017

We are watching you - that is the message to drink-drivers this Christmas as we launch our Name and Shame campaign.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Poppy collection appeal thanks

Thursday, November 30, 2017

A landmark Gorleston hotel could be extended if permission is granted.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Norfolk and Suffolk is bracing itself for snow, ice and high coastal winds.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Plans described as “difficult and “unambitious” could reverse swathing cuts to the rural rail network by restoring services which were scrapped in the 1960s.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

It is a church that towers above the Great Yarmouth skyline and offers a place of solace and worship in its splendid surrounds.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Steven Russell asks staff at Redwings Horse Sanctuary how they keep going when some cases are such tear-jerkers

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Police are warning drivers to take care on Norfolk’s roads as temperatures plummeted to below freezing overnight.

Friday, November 24, 2017

It’s a stretch of road like no other in Norfolk, a spirit level which crosses the misty marshes to link a Broadland market town to the seaside.

Friday, November 24, 2017

The comedian and former I’m a Celebrity winner, who got his big break working as a Green Coat entertainer on the East Anglia coast, is the new patron of St George’s Theatre.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Chronic skills shortages in construction and STEM subjects were addressed in the Budget with promises of funding to help training providers improve current practises and adjust to new ones.

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