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A team of volunteers help clear overgrown areas of Quaker Wood in Diss.

The next Diss Corn Hall Saturday Club event is an IMPS Wonderful Wild Adventure at Quaker Wood.

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The seventh annual WoW Festival. Picture: Jerry Tye

A sell-out south Norfolk music festival saw local and well-known bands take to the stage to entertain the crowds.

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What's on in Norfolk - From left to right: The Great Norwich Duck Race, Festival Too in King's Lynn and Dirty Dancing screening at the Outdoor Cinema at Holkham Hall. (Photo: Lionsgate home Entertainment).

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here’s a quick guide to some of the events taking place across the county.

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Norfolk Events

Truckfest East will be at the Norolk Showground on 20 and 21 August. Pictured: Amy & Ronnie. Picture: Supplied

They’re big, brash and loud and they’re bound for Norfolk.

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Around 3000 tonnes of fireworks and equipment will be used over the two nights.

Organisers give an exclusive insight into what to expect at next month’s Proms - the hottest ticket in town.

Sunset over Happisburgh Lighthouse. Photo by Richard Sagon.

A north Norfolk landmark is opening its doors to the public this weekend in the first of a series of open days planned this summer.

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Eating Out or Eating In

When we go out we want to chat to our companions and be comfortable - its not much to ask, says Andy Newman.

There is an old joke in the catering trade which goes like this: How do you get to be a millionaire? Start with two million and open a restaurant.

Norwich
Great places to eat outside: The New Inn, The Earlham Arms and The Fur and Feather Inn (L-R)

Now that the weather is finally beginning to warm up, there’s nothing better than enjoying good food outside in the sunshine. Here’s a look at some of the great places in and around Norwich where you can do just that.

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Jaime and Stephanie Garbutt who have opened Figbar in Norwich offering desserts only menu.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

It is news that is sure to have the sweet-toothed salivating.

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Film & Cinema

Film Still from Star Trek Beyond. Pictured: John Cho plays Sulu, Anton Yelchin plays Chekov, Karl Urban plays Bones, Chris Pine plays Kirk, Zachary Quinto plays Spock and Simon Pegg plays Scotty. Picture: PA Photo/Paramount Pictures.

Dedicated to Anton Yelchin, who died in a freak accident in June, and Leonard Nimoy, the third instalment of the rebooted Star Trek is a familiar conflation of past and future present that fails to set its phasers to stun.

Greek film Chevalier follows six men on a luxury Aegean boat trip

In Chevalier, six successful men on a luxury Aegean boat trip end up in the ultimate contest.

Ab Fab

Despite a littering of celebrity cameos, Absolutely Fabulous The Movie doesn’t quite live up to its title, or the millions of pounds taken in box office figures.

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