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The cast of this year’s pantomime in Diss, Dick Whittington, have said how excited they are for the show’s opening on Wednesday.

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Butterflies come into being through a remarkable transformation from caterpillars. That sense of emerging into a new life is something that Norfolk taxidermist, entomologist and artist Jenna Lingwood can identify with and butterflies were her starting point.

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He must be very busy what with checking who has been good, overseeing his team of elves and ensuring his reindeer will be ready for the big day, but Father Christmas is still finding time to visit Diss.

Santa’s sleigh has made its return this Christmas in Harleston to raise both good cheer and money for local good causes.

Archbishop Sancroft High School

They may not have had the multi-million pound budget of the likes of John Lewis but one Norfolk business has not let that stop them producing their own quirky Christmas film just as memorable as anything the national chains can do.

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Norwich Theatre Royal pantomime star Ben Langley will be guest of honour at Harleston Christmas Market and lights switch-on.

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Panto lovers can get into the festive spirit early this year as New Buckenham Players throws open its doors to a production of Camelot.

A hard-hitting play hoping to effect a reduction in the numbers of injuries and fatalities on Norfolk’s roads will be performed in schools around the county.

Alderman Peel High School

We know Father Christmas is super busy at this time of year, but thanks to the magic of Christmas he’s still managing to be in several places at once in Norfolk.

Christmas 2018

Inject some real festive spirit into your Christmas shopping with a whirl around wonderful seasonal markets. To get those special gifts, stock up on local seasonal produce and visit Father Christmas, here is our guide to eight places for festive cheer.

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Where’s a good winter walk?

Thursday, November 22, 2018

That Christmas Day stroll, Boxing Day amble or New Year’s Day wander quickly becomes a festive tradition once you’ve started.

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Christmas 2018

Making time to be Christmassy

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Whether it’s to make time for tea with a neighbour, or to go to a carol service, will this be the year to do some of the festive things you promise yourself every year? We’ve 18 ideas for starters.

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We take a look at some of the places curtains will be rising around Norfolk, beginning with Aladdin at the Norwich Theatre Royal where the star tells John Bultitude how he’s moved from the stalls to the stage.

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Christmas is coming and there is no better way to get into the festive mood than visiting a market, with mulled wine in hand of course.

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