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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The influx of US airmen into our region during the Second World War created lasting bonds, and stories which have stood the test of time.

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It’s a unique school project - 2,000 years in the making.

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Heritage Lottery Fund

Ideas for a community park will be discussed at a family fun day in the village of Needham, near Harleston.

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A major project to make Diss pedestrian-friendly and attract more visitors to the town will start in April, it has been revealed.

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Norfolk County Council

Heritage campaigners and small traders are celebrating after a bid to build four large shops in Diss was dismissed by a planning inspector.

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Peter Hyde

From the rise and fall of the Norwich skyline to the rolling Wensum Valley - there’s all manner of breath taking vistas around our region.

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London

A magnificent church organ commissioned by Queen Victoria has been thrown a lifeline by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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Heritage Lottery Fund

He wore a flat cap and gaudy chain, carried a fake cigar and he was out to sell, sell, sell.

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You can take the controls of pretty much any kind of aircraft you can think of at Sim Fly.

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South Africa

You’d have to be a right plonker to miss out on an auction like this.

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It was a love that sent shock waves from the dreaming spires of Oxford to the remote villages of Africa.

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Basil Abbott

An urgent call is today being made to stop hundreds of public telephones – many of them the classic red box – disappearing from the region’s towns and villages.

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BT

A 1926 Rolls Royce among a Norfolk man’s large transport collection has sold at auction for £46,000 in Diss.

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Norwich

It is a collection that harks back to the bygone days of bone shaking bikes, elegant looking cars and goggle-wearing drivers.

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Norwich

A terminally ill woman’s bucket list wish to improve the experience of visitors at a military museum in Norfolk has become a reality.

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London

Music written by a Norfolk composer for some of the biggest names in rock and pop and classical music are part of the soundtrack of a year-long tribute, orchestrated by his family, writes ROWAN MANTELL.

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St Mary's Church

He was the son of a deposed Indian Maharajah who grew to love his adopted counties of Norfolk and Suffolk.

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Norton

A thatched cottage, farmhouse and former asylum have been listed as some of the country’s most at-risk buildings.

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When Peter Blackburn was 17-years-old he joined the Pulham Market Home Guard.

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Visitors to Wymondham Abbey will be able to step back in time to the High Middle Ages on Wednesday, June 15.

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A special service will mark the reopening of a church following a year-long £250,000 restoration programme.

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St Nicholas Church

An event which blends rural traditions with high-octane entertainment returns to the Norfolk Showground this month – and families only have a few days left to snap up discounted tickets.

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The work of a pioneering composer who wrote music for Doctor Who and had a passion for synthesised music is to be celebrated in Diss

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John

Test your knowledge of the town with this multiple choice quiz. Share your score in the comments below.

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A workshop on how to conserve and protect community war memorials is being held as part of a project to commemorate the First World War.

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Pennoyer Centre

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