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Remembrance Day 2018

Monday, November 12, 2018

Hundreds of villagers who gathered at the war memorial in Ludham for the Remembrance Day service enjoyed a biplane flypast.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Portraits and silhouettes of soldiers, nurses and munitions workers lined two Norfolk beaches as part of a Remembrance Day tribute by filmmaker Danny Boyle.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

A family has described their trip to the site at which their relative fought in the First World War as “poignant”.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Thousands of people across Norfolk and Waveney are paying their respects to those who fought for peace - as the region falls silent to mark the centenary of Armistice Day.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Norfolk will today fall silent and salute those who fell fighting for peace.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

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

Friday, November 9, 2018

A century on from the end of the First World War, animals continue to be innocent victims of conflict around the world.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

The family of a Great Yarmouth soldier killed in the final days of the First World War have shared poignant personal items to mark the centenary of the conflict.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

On January 14 1918, a dreary Monday, it seems reasonable to assume Alfred and Mary Ann Sparks went to bed as normal.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

A village near Norwich will use the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War as the moment to unveil its new memorial.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Around 5,000 poppies have been displayed in the shape of a soldier on the tower of a church to help mark the end of the First World War 100 years ago

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

A Norfolk primary school have been working with a care scheme to make a centenary poppy display.

Monday, November 5, 2018

A First World War commemorative figure beheaded by vandals has been replaced, thanks to the generosity of a Great Yarmouth company who stepped in to help after reading about the incident in the Eastern Daily Press.

Monday, November 5, 2018

A woman in Norfolk has called for a ban on balloon releases after finding her calf choking on one.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

A frustrated father has hit out at a controversial academy after his daughter was banned from wearing a knitted poppy in honour of Britain’s war dead.

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