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Numerous groups and charities have benefited from the amazing voluntary efforts of a popular duo and their friends.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

A memorial to remember 97 British soldiers who died in an infamous Second World War massacre could soon be a reality as a campaign is launched for a fitting tribute in Norfolk.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

A Norfolk craft company has designed two touching tribute gifts to honour those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the First World War ahead of the centenary commemoration on Sunday.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Every November an army of Royal British Legion volunteers give up their time to sell poppies across Norfolk, raising thousands for charity and making sure the memories of those who have represented the British armed forces are not forgotten.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Silhouettes honouring war heroes which were destroyed by vandals in Great Yarmouth last Friday - just 48 hours after they were unveiled - have been replaced.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

People in Great Yarmouth will have the opportunity to honour British soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the First World War in our Fields of Remembrance.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Crowds gathered in Great Yarmouth’s market square on Wednesday for the launch of this year’s Poppy Appeal marking the start of more than two weeks of remembrance in the town.

Monday, October 8, 2018

Today, the EDP launches a campaign to honour all those who fought and fell in the First World War.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

A poignant Torch of Remembrance is making its journey home from Belgium and will be marked with events across Norfolk.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

People mingled in the solemn summer sunshine of a busy Great Yarmouth Park to mark the 74th anniversary of D-Day.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

The D-Day landings will be remembered with an annual service of thanksgiving and commemoration in Great Yarmouth on Wednesday, June 6.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Three Norfolk athletes will be among a 72-strong squad off to Sydney to take part in the Invictus Games.

Friday, May 11, 2018

They were 26 women who were killed in Great Yarmouth while they proudly served their country and defended our freedom.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

More than a million Royal British Legion paper poppies are being collected by volunteers for a First World War sculpture.

Sunday, March 25, 2018

Mini-revival in the town is welcomed

Monday, March 5, 2018

Great Yarmouth’s Cenotaph, in St George’s Park, has been recognised by the Royal British Legion as Norfolk’s best kept war memorial.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Here’s a spotlight on the village of Fleggburgh and some of the pictures from our archives.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Last Friday lunchtime at Acle Social Club, the Acle branch of the Royal British Legion held its annual Christmas meal which was attended by 30 members.

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