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St Mary's Church

It is one of the most historic buildings in Diss and the centrepiece of the town’s Heritage Triangle regeneration project.

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He was a man of prestigious ancestry who devoted his life to saving some of Norfolk and Suffolk’s most precious landmarks, as well as preserving its rich heritage for future generations.

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Inconsiderate motorists are continuing to cause problems in a newly-revamped town centre by parking illegally and causing obstructions.

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An extensive and unique collection of rare railway memorabilia was auctioned off for thousands of pounds in Norfolk this afternoon.

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Surrey

A 17th century country house in the Flixton countryside, near Bungay, once stood as a magnificent mansion steeped with history.

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Gallery: Fascinating history of the Pye Road inns

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Three ancient inns between Norwich and Ipswich have reopened after closing for ownership changes and refurbishment. Don Black relates their extraordinary stories.

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United Kingdom

A restoration of a Norfolk church which once fell victim to vandals will soon be complete after 10 years of hard work, thanks to a £25,000 Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant.

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Heritage Lottery Fund

The public were today urged to help raise £145,000 in a race against time, so treasure found in a Norfolk field can go on show at Norwich Castle.

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University of East Anglia

A student who found an Anglo-Saxon treasure in a Norfolk field hopes his discovery will help him put a deposit down on a house - after his remarkable find was valued at £145,000.

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University of East Anglia

It was a day that the guns fell silent after more than four years of bloodshed in the trenches.

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Australia

A venue in South Norfolk made it to the regional finals of The Wedding Industry Awards.

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United Kingdom

An historical brass band which is thought to be one of the oldest in Norfolk has celebrated an anniversary milestone.

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South Norfolk building schemes have been celebrated at this years South Norfolk Council Design Awards.

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A band-led parade took place through Dickleburgh as part of the country’s day of remembrance.

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Royal British Legion

A fun and simple past-time has grown in popularity around the region and has now been used to help youngsters understand the meaning behind one the country’s largest memorial days.

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Facebook

A new digital trail will take visitors on an interactive tour of one of Norfolk’s historic towns in a bid to boost tourism to the area.

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When Robert Fleming watched one of the world’s most powerful weapons detonate 60 years ago, little did he know of the lasting impact it would have on future generations.

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France

Thousands of people have come together in Remembrance Sunday services across the region.

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West Norfolk

The famous Flying Scotsman has been steaming through East Anglia this weekend and hundreds of photographers took to the railways to catch a glimpse.

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Peterborough

A new museum which pays homage to the contribution a major Norfolk airbase made to the Second World War effort will open this weekend.

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Norfolk County Council has issued a plea for schoolchildren, community groups and creative individuals to help it amass a sea of poppies next year.

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County Council

For many people, the First World War conjures up images of “our boys” courageously fighting in the trenches, sacrificing their lives in the service of their country. But this weekend, an exhibition opens to celebrate the often forgotten but just as significant contribution made by women to the war effort.

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With Christmas fast approaching, shoppers will be hunting high and low for that perfect present.

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Norwich

Diss often captures the hearts of those visiting, with many choosing to stay in the town.

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An event to mark the 60th anniversary of Britain’s first thermonuclear bomb test has changed location.

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United Kingdom

People travelling through Diss town centre will be delayed as Church Street is to close after the road was damaged by recent work.

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Norfolk County Council

Take a trip down memory lane with our fabulous photographic celebration of East Anglian life through the decades. Today we focus on Harleston an ancient market town in the heart of the Waveney Valley.

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United States

From Abraham Lincoln’s ancestral home to Thomas Paine, East Anglia has a strong connection with the United States of America.

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Amazon

Take a trip down memory lane with our fabulous photographic celebration of East Anglian life through the decade. Today we take a nostalgic look back at Diss, a beautiful market town thats famous for its magnificent 6 acre mere.

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They can be found in homes and halls across the county but how much do we really now about them.

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