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A menu of activities for a great day out in Norfolk or Suffolk has been launched by Norfolk and Suffolk Tourist Attractions (NSTA) to coincide with English Tourism Week.

Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Norfolk and Waveney have welcomed a national review of the items available on prescription, as concerns are raised over the safety of withdrawing gluten-free food.


Police are seeking witnesses after two teenagers were assaulted in Lowestoft.

Lowestoft police

A man was airlifted to hospital with suspected head, back and pelvic injuries after an incident near Southwold.

Suffolk Police

Police are investigating the theft of two solar lights and ground stakes from a grave at Lowestoft Cemetery.

Suffolk Police

Lowestoft band The Darkness have announced they will perform at the University of East Anglia later this year.

University of East Anglia

Youngsters from all seven Scout groups in the Lowestoft district put soapbox karts that they had hand built through their paces at a thrilling race meeting.


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Lowestoft Town’s six game winning streak may have come to an end but manager Ady Gallagher was pleased with the character shown by his players to earn a draw against Folkestone Invicta at Crown Meadow.

Shaun Bammant was the hero for Lowestoft Town this afternoon as he scored a late equaliser to keep the Blues’ play-off hopes just about alive.

Ady Gallagher

Lowestoft Town could be closing in on a play-off place but manager Ady Gallagher insists his side must keep their feet on the ground.

Ady Gallagher

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings a familiar face into their 2017 build-up.


The inaugural Jeff Case Celebration Gala took place at Water Lane Leisure Centre. The event celebrates the life of Jeff, who was a valued coach of Lowestoft and Oulton Broad Swimming Club for many years and was greatly regarded by all at the club before sadly passing away last year.

Sentinel Leisure Trust

Lowestoft Events

Lowestoft band The Darkness have announced they will perform at the University of East Anglia later this year.

University of East Anglia

Comedian and panel-show regular Ó Briain is among the latest acts to be announced for this year’s Latitude Festival.

BBC Radio

There will be entertainment to suit the tastes of all at The Seagull Theatre, in Pakefield, during the coming weeks.

Andy Davis

One of the most distinctive guitarists is set to thrill fans at Milestones Jazz Club this April.

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East Anglia is home to a wide variety of theatres and playhouses, and performers from across the region, the UK and indeed the world, have graced their stages.


Norfolk and Suffolk Entertainment

Multi-instrumentalist Phil Beer has said appearing with his band at Folk On The Pier in May is the highlight of his musical calendar.

A soup kitchen group is raising money to support its work.


It is a psychological thriller featuring supernatural encounters and brushes with the afterlife.

New York

Norwich-based writer Sarah Perry has been shortlisted for the International Dylan Thomas Prize with her second novel The Essex Serpent.


A trio of classic films will be screened in a popular Norwich park.


Norfolk and Suffolk Sport

Norfolk clinched the national over 60 inter-county title at the National Indoor Championships at Melton Mowbray.

Another very good coarse fishing season draws to a close this weekend at the Nar Valley Fisheries complex.

King’s Lynn Stars fans can get their first glimpse of the 2017 team in action on Wednesday.

The first of 10 Norfolk cup finals got under way with Drayton Dazzlers lifting the Sunday Junior Cup.

I’m involved in an intriguing and entertaining email relationship with Paul Whitehouse, of The Fast Show fame for starters.

The Norfolk Cricket Alliance has a new sponsor for the 2017 season - with one prominent local opticians having taken over from another.

The Norfolk Cricket League has embraced the popularity of the Twenty20 format by introducing a new county-wide competition.

The key word at Rocklands Mere Fishery has been ‘buzzers’ – with fish gorging themselves on this sub-surface phenomenon there has been plenty of extremely high catch returns.

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