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Monday, June 19, 2017

A special flag to mark Armed Forces Day has been raised outside of Great Yarmouth Town Hall, honouring the nation’s troops.

Monday, June 5, 2017

A contingent from the Acle Branch of the Royal British Legion attended RAF Langham Dome’s Heritage Day to help celebrate its three successful years as North Norfolk’s iconic and newest military attraction.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

With his bright tombola stall outside Poundland, Tony Ward’s fundraising efforts are a popular site in Great Yarmouth.

Friday, March 3, 2017

A youth organisation in Great Yarmouth has launched an appeal to find new premises in the town so it can continue boosting youngsters confidence and sense of being.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

A charity roadshow hosted by a national military charity is bringing a live music event to national service and armed forces veterans in Great Yarmouth.

Monday, January 9, 2017

A former parish councillor has paid tribute to a Second World War veteran ahead of his funeral tomorrow.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Stop letting dogs foul on our road!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The annual civic Festival of Remembrance attracted large audiences to St George’s Theatre on Saturday who stood in silence as the poppy leaves made by children at St George’s School fluttered down from the ceiling.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Hundreds of people packed into St George’s Park this morning to pay their respects to the fallen heroes of war.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

There are a number of services and events going on across the region to mark Remembrance Sunday. Check out what’s going on in your local area here:

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Schoolchildren have been helping with preparations to remember armed services people who have fallen in wars and conflicts over the decades.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Heads will be bowed and silence will fall across the borough as the nation pays its respects to the fallen.

Sunday, November 6, 2016

It is an organisation that for 79 years has overseen an army of women who gave up their free time to help raise funds to support our nation’s veterans.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Great Yarmouth’s annual Poppy Appeal will launch tomorrow, Saturday, from a new base in the Market Place – thanks to the support of the borough council.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Landing at Sword Beach three days after the D Day landings Sapper Basil Tibbenham’s mind was instantly on the job of reconstruction and repair despite the “bit of banging” that was going on all around him.

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