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US military personnel at RAF Mildenhall have honoured a former 100th Bomb Group airman stationed in Norfolk during the Second World War by naming a building after him.

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The remarkable life of a former soldier who was moved to fight for Israel after witnessing the horrors of the Holocaust first-hand and is to be marked by veterans and Norfolk's Jewish community.

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A US serviceman stationed in Norfolk during the Second World War is to be honoured by having a building named after him at RAF Mildenhall.

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Actress Joanna Lumley and Lebanon hostage Terry Waite have paid tribute to a Suffolk writer for laying bare the horrors of the Second World War with powerful, untold testimonies from soldiers who served in it.

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Its bodywork had definitely seen better days but that did not stop a 1950s children's pedal car selling for the price of a real car at a Norfolk auction.

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A village has secured £190,000 in funding to save its historic church from disrepair and give it a new lease of life as the centre of the community.

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A vision to restore a historic avenue of trees as a community 'green promenade' has been outlined for open land next to the site of a controversial housing proposal.

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From its lofty vantage point the new memorial gazes over peaceful beaches and calm seas that were transformed 75 years ago today into bloody battlefields.

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Reporter Stacia Briggs and photographer Denise Bradley report from the Normandy D-Day commemorations.

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Norfolk remembers D-Day

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Events across Norfolk will honour those who stormed the Normandy beaches 75 years ago to free Europe from Hitler.

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Its pews have seated generations of worshippers and its pulpit has hosted thousands of sermons, but a Norfolk town's chapel that is celebrating 200 years has gone up for sale for the first time in its history.

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Two Nissen huts at a former Norfolk airfield from where secret missions were flown during the Second World War are up for sale as a family home.

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People with war time memories to share will be able to add them to the archive when Norfolk Tank Museum holds a special 75th anniversary commemoration of D-Day.

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A South Norfolk man has up his treasured collection of military medals, police uniform insignia and historic 19th century truncheons up for sale.

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Its iconic sails had turned for more than 150 years, now one of the most picturesque landmarks in the Norfolk landscape is a major step closer to being fully restored to its original glory.

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A rare music box has sold for £26,000 after a Norfolk man's lifetime collection of mechanical music spanning more than 140 years went under the auction hammer.

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Eleven volumes of the Francis Blomefield's life work that offer a fascinating glimpse into Norfolk's past have exceeded the estimate after being sold at auction in Diss

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A fascinating new history of Norfolk is a fitting tribute to author Chris Barringer, and the county he loved

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It was a day that lives long in the memory of people in Diss — and 25 years since tiny Diss Town triumphed at Wembley is still extra special.

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A rare brooch dating back around 800 years could join the Winfarthing pendant on display at Norwich Castle Museum after being declared treasure.

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One man's lifetime collection of mechanical music spanning more than 140 years is set to go under the auction hammer in Norfolk.

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It is the most memorable day in the town's modern history, when the streets of Diss emptied to fill Wembley to see Diss Town lift the FA Vase trophy.

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Is the strange stone of Harleston named after a marauding Dane or a Danish king? Was it where land was given to locals or where locals were warned of an invasion? Weird Norfolk try to carve out the answer.

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Weird Norfolk

The name of a serviceman killed during the First World War is to be added to a Norfolk village war memorial as part of its renovation.

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They offer a fascinating glimpse into the county's past and now 11 volumes of Francis Blomefield's life work, his history of Norfolk, are to be sold in auction in Diss.

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The round Saxon tower of a Norfolk church that houses its unique set of bells is to be made structurally safe thanks to a lottery grant that will also ensure it remains open to the public.

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He is one of Norfolk's most famous and infamous sons now a play about the extraordinary life of Thomas Paine is being staged in his home county.

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Diss is a historic town with a beloved mere at its centre

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A steam engine of a type that was once a regular sight throughout East Anglia is to return to Norfolk next month when it hauls a passenger excursion from London Liverpool Street.

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If there is one thing that defines the town of Diss it is the mysterious body of water known as the Mere.

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