Norfolk and Suffolk Events

Not matter how often you tell them “only boring people get bored” there are times in every holiday or half term when us parents feel under pressure to get the children out of the house to stimulate their imaginations and let them burn off some excess energy.


Buckets of water on doors, itching powder, crickets in your bed; Marlon Jackson got up to some pranks with little brother Michael as kids. He shares his memories ahead of The Jacksons’ Newmarket concert.


Families attending a much-hyped Suffolk pop concert have described how young fans’ excitement turned to tears as drunken crowds reportedly became violent amid “scenes from hell”.

Music-lover Kathryn Downes, 40, from Norwich gave her review of yesterday’s Let’s Rock Norwich! extravaganza.


Freelance journalist Abi Simpson, 21, from Hoveton, reviewed the sell out Let’s Rock Norwich! 2017 festival which packed out Earlham Park.


Earlham Park in Norwich was taken over by 1980s nostalgia and chart-topping acts from the era this weekend.

Let's Rock Norwich! 2017

Around 15,000 people descended on Earlham Park on Saturday for Let’s Rock Norwich! 2017 - were you one of them?

Let's Rock Norwich! 2017

Music fans are rocking out to 1980s hits at a city park for a major festival.


Fans of Status Quo face a five-month wait to see their heroes in Norwich after a late postponement of their gig on Sunday evening.

Friends and families are celebrating landmark birthdays and time together at Let’s Rock Norwich! music festival today.


Children and teenagers are enjoying bikes, circus skills and bouncy castle fun at the sell-out Let’s Rock Norwich! festival.


Let’s Rock Norwich! will return to the city.

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The running order for Let’s Rock Norwich! has been released.


The gates have opened for the first Let’s Rock Norwich! retro music festival.


Today is the day that stars from the 1980s descend to a city park for a live music extravaganza.

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About 15,000 music fans are today set to be transported back to the 1980s at the Let’s Rock Norwich! retro festival at Earlham Park in Norwich.

With just one month to go until the Holkham Country Fair, preparations are underway to provide a weekend full of countryside fun.

A trio of dogs took to the stage at The Garage in Norwich for a special production of Little Red Riding Hood.

An extra special guest has hopped in to the 2017 Royal Norfolk Show Masquerade Ball - the newest GoGoHare to be revealed.


Cromer’s summer spectacular is the only end of a pier variety show. This year it is celebrating its 40th anniversary and here’s what to expect as the curtain goes up this weekend.

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Tickets for Let’s Rock Norwich! 2017 sold out earlier this week, but more have just become available.


The opera singer is teaming up again with the West End star for summer shows that bring them to Euston Hall, near Thetford, this weekend. He tells us about their friendship, his love of performing outdoors and weird backstage rituals.


Independent Bookshop Week runs from Saturday, June 24 to Saturday, July 1. Here we look at some of the brilliant bookshops across the county you can visit to celebrate:

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A funk and soul band and an a cappella quintet will provide the beat for the next two events as part of the Wymondham Music Festival.


It is only days away from the first ever Let’s Rock Norwich! music festival which will see stars from the 1980s perform at Earlham Park.

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There’s a cast of a thousand – and they’re all on song to celebrate Norfolk…

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A week ago today pop superstars Take That took to the stage at Carrow Road for their first-ever show in Norwich.


Organisers of a popular north Norfolk music festival are appealing for volunteers to help run stalls and games at the annual event, which regularly raises more than £3,000 for local good causes.


The organisers of this weekend’s Let’s Rock Norwich! are advising people not to bring bags to the event “unless absolutely necessary” due to heightened security measures.


Tickets for the inaugural Let’s Rock Norwich! this weekend have officially sold out.


Fourteen-year-old Will Daniels is hoping to sing his way to victory in the grand final of a national music competition next month.

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The Norfolk ensemble welcome celebrated cellist Alexander Baillie who will be directing a special anniversary programme for picnicking music lovers.

It is a much loved family favourite which has burrowed its way onto the Norwich Theatre Royal stage.


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