May 27 2015 Latest news:
A temporary leisure centre to replace the permanent facility in Wymondham while it undergoes a £3m revamp has opened this week.
When Claire Pigg celebrates her 30th birthday with a lavish masquerade ball next month, the party will mark the culmination of a year-long project to complete 30 challenges.
It is a city and a region which is steeped in heritage and boasts some of Britain’s finest attractions. But after a recent whistle-stop visit to Norwich and its surrounding countryside, Taylor Swift singled out some rather unusual highlights from her time here.
Landlord and regulars in perfect harmony
When their village church fell into disrepair in 1640, 17 South Norfolk men marched to Parliament with a petition urging the government to save it.
They have soared in popularity in recent years, replacing the traditional sit-down dinner and old-fashioned burger van.
An enthusiastic audience welcomed Peter Phillips’ Tallis Scholars back once more to sing sacred pieces from the sixteenth century and by Arvo Part. Tintinnabuli, the title of their recital, referred to similarities that the Estonian musician recognises between his techniques and those used by composers more than four hundred years ago.
Radio 1’s Big Weekend could be “blueprint” for other events in Norwich, after 50,000 music fans of all ages flocked to Earlham Park for the two-day festival.
Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters, Snoop Dogg and Muse all performed at the Big Weekend to crowds of 25,000 people each day.
Radio 1’s Big Weekend was a largely peaceful event, with just eight people arrested over the two days.
Screaming fans follow Taylor Swift wherever she goes.
The excitement was palpable as the Earlham Park crowd waited for the Foo Fighters to leap onto the stage which had recently been graced by Taylor Swift –and they came on as they intended to continue... with a bang.
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Argentinian striker Luciano Becchio is one of six players Norwich City have this evening confirmed will be leaving the club this summer.
Norwich City fans are being given the chance to share a slice of the club’s history by being photographed with the play-off trophy.
Norwich City have moved quickly to make their first signing of the summer, completing the permanent signing of loan midfielder Graham Dorrans from West Brom.
Sebastien Bassong admits his part in Norwich City’s Wembley heroics helped crown a remarkable personal renaissance at Carrow Road.
Living the dream – it’s a phrase that gets trotted out a lot. But Russell Martin breathed every moment of it at Wembley, leading Norwich City out before kick-off – and then up the steps in glory at full-time.
South Hampstead continued their winning start to the season with a commanding seven-wicket victory away against North London, who remain winless with just one point on the board in Division Three of the Middlesex County Cricket League.
Ex-Potters Bar player Daniel Blacktopp’s unbeaten knock of 130 fired Harpenden to a victory that ended his former side’s undefeated start to the season on Saturday.
Haringey Aquatics is introducing new programmes as a result of the long-anticipated Park Road pool re-opening.