Search
Yesterday, 19:28

Lapped by water, history and legend; hallowed by prayer and pilgrimage; in ruins for almost as long as it soared in majesty above the marshes; lonely, lovely St Benet's Abbey is 1,000 years old.

Read more
Mon, 14:00

Ahead of the cathedral memorial service for John Wilson, Jason Coe remembers the day he went fishing with the Norfolk television star.

Read more
Thursday, May 16, 2019

A fascinating new history of Norfolk is a fitting tribute to author Chris Barringer, and the county he loved

Read more
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

As the new Viking exhibition at Norwich Castle unveils some of the country's greatest Viking treasures we visit Viking links around Norfolk from a festival in Sheringham to a great heathen army in Thetford.

Read more
Sweden
Thursday, November 15, 2018

With a heart for people and a head for action, the Lord Bishop of Norwich, the Right Reverend Graham James has won friends across his diocese. The man who once appeared in the Guinness Book of Records talks about rollercoasters, royals and religion ahead of his retirement

Read more
Norwich
Thursday, November 15, 2018

When Julie James retires next month, the ceremonies will be smaller than those for her husband, the bishop, but no less heartfelt.

Read more
Norfolk Community Foundation
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Norfolk celebrated peace a century ago with flags, parades, bells and even impromptu flypasts and a commandeered fire engine.

Read more
UN Court
Thursday, October 11, 2018

A bomb blast changed Dan Majid's life for ever. Now he is ready to represent his country again.

Read more
Royal Navy
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

New book highlights 50 fascinating stories from our past

Read more
Norwich
Friday, July 20, 2018

The world's first test-tube baby celebrates her 40th birthday this month. Louise Brown was the first of more than six million IVF babies worldwide, including many born to overjoyed families in Norfolk and Suffolk

Read more
Friday, July 20, 2018

The world's first test-tube baby celebrates her 40th birthday this month. Louise Brown was the first of more than six million IVF babies worldwide, including many born to overjoyed families in Norfolk and Suffolk,

Read more
Monday, July 9, 2018

10 amazing maize (and other) mazes in Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire

Read more
Yarmouth
Thursday, June 7, 2018

It's Father's Day on Sunday June 17 and we have days out ideas from airshows to gardens and zipwires to zoos

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 22°C

min temp: 11°C

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Great Yarmouth Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy