Norfolk Region News

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23rd April 2015

Humpback Whale Spotted off North Norfolk Coast

A bird watching enthusiast on the look out for a rare bird in Kelling, near Holt was amazed when he spotted what experts believe was a humpback whale off the coast. Luckily the bird lover, Kayn Forbes had the presence of mind to take a film recording of the creature although he wasn't sure what exactly he had spotted at first.

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25th January 2015

Norfolk Towns to Commemorate First Ever Zeppelin Bombings

A hundred years ago towns in Norfolk found themselves to be the targets of German Zeppelins as the first ever airborne bombing raids of World War One onto British land were carried out. On 18 January 1915 at half past eight in the evening the town of Sheringham had two bombs dropped on it from the sky. These actually caused no deaths or injuries, but as other bombs dropped on King's Lynn, Great Yarmouth and the nearby villages the number of dead rose to four people and many others suffered injury, some seriously.

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28th August 2014

Independent Lifeboat celebrates 40 years at Sea Palling

For forty years the independent lifeboat of Sea Palling has been saving lives off the North Norfolk coast. This was marked in a celebration which took place on 25th August.

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2nd June 2014

Now is the perfect time for messing about on the water!

Thinking about the onset of summer and thoughts invariably turn to holidays and leisurely days out in the countryside. Dream of spending time out amongst the wildlife and breathtaking scenery of Norfolk and exploring the stunning Norfolk Broads and witness the changing seasons and colours of the flora and fauna.

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20th February 2014

Enjoy a Norfolk Easter, Whitsuntide or Spring break to remember!

Visitors to historic Norfolk and its golden coast this Easter will find lots of events and fun activities as well as some breathtaking scenery for family days out. Whether you prefer the towns and cities with their beautiful architecture, shops and cafes or the stunning coast with miles of sandy beaches, coastal walks and traditional seaside attractions there is sure to be something for you.

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13th November 2013

Enjoy your best ever Christmas and New Year in Norfolk

Norfolk has some of the most stunning towns and villages in the country as well as its famous golden coast to visit and enjoy the magic of Christmas. How ever you spend your festive season there is something for all the family to get excited about. 


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26th June 2013

The patter of tiger feet welcomed at Banham Zoo!

Banham Zoo has produced the first pair of Siberian tiger cubs born on the international breeding programme from its resident adults Sveta and Kuzma. In the wild these now very rare and magnificent creatures are normally found near the Amur River in Russia, and are also known as Amur Tigers. 

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30th April 2013

Bottoms Up! for the 3rd Norwich City of Ale Festival

Norwich is about to launch the City of Ale festival for the third year running and organisers have planned to hold the opening ceremony on the 23rd May at St Gregory's Church in the City. The event will close on the 1st June and hopes to encourage more trade for local pubs and clubs.

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