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Writer and comedian Arthur Smith speaking at the UEA City of Interculture weekend.  Photo: Bill Smith

Grumpy Old Man Arthur Smith comes to St George’s

We all know comedian Arthur Smith; the self styled Mayor of Balham and loveable grumpy old man. Now the chain-smoking gravelly-voiced stalwart of TV, radio and an ever present headliner on the UK comedy scene is coming to St George’s Theatre in Great Yarmouth for a very special night of comedy.

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Leon James of Lingwood (centre) has reached the bootcamp stage of X Factor as a member of boy band Fifth Street

Video: Norfolk singer Leon hoping for X Factor success

A young singer who is raising thousands of pounds for Cancer Research UK in memory of his dad is now hoping to go the distance on the X Factor.

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Our Friends, The Enemy and acclaimed one man show is coming to All Saints Parish Hall, Scratby.

Powerful one-man show retells story of Christmas Day truce

A one man performance based on the events surrounding the Christmas Day Truce of 1914 as seen through the eyes of a young soldier is being staged at All Saints Parish Hall, Scratby, next month.

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GoGoDragon competition

GoGoDragons! competition designs inspired by everything from the Loch Ness Monster to Dennis the Menace

From the Loch Ness Monster to Dennis the Menace to Norwich City Football Club - people of all ages have been inspired by all sorts of ideas for their entries into our design-a-dragon competition.

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Gemma Seager who is organising the Norwich Cocktail Week.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Raise a glass to Norwich’s first cocktail celebration

From the kill-or-cure hangover cure Bloody Mary to the sophisticated Cosmopolitan, the exotic Mai Tai to the shaken-but-not-stirred Martini, a cocktail is always a party in a glass.

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The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital will be the venue for a gourmet pop up restaurant raising funds for the oncology ward. The Lavender House and the Assembly House chef, Richard Hughes, left, and the NNUH head chef, Jon Batchelor, right, ready to serve up to John Church. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norfolk and Norwich Hospital’s new gourmet pop up restaurant to raise funds for oncology ward

It’s not the first place you’d think of if you were looking for high-class hospitality and fine dining but the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital is planning a very different kind of operation in its restaurant next month. STACIA BRIGGS finds out what’s popping up at the NNUH.

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The Kiddy Cook Walkers at Walk with a Fork in Sennowe Park 2013.

12 more Food and Drink Festival dates to sink your teeth into

There’s plenty to enjoy in the Norfolk Food and Drink Festival 2014. Stacia Briggs previews the second half of the packed programme.

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