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Thursday, October 12, 2017

A volunteer group which has spent more than 20 years helping to look after one of the region’s beauty spots has been presented with a royal award.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Monday, September 11, 2017

A range of workshops and activities will offer visitors to Thetford Forest a chance to learn about the area’s heritage.

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Forestry Commission
Monday, September 4, 2017

Over the last three years the Breaking New Ground Landscape Partnership has been working to reconnect people with The Brecks. Rebecca Murphy looks at the success of the scheme as it comes to an end.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A historic Suffolk engine house brought back to life after restoration works has been officially opened by a man whose father used to look after the building’s machinery.

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Forestry Commission
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Beneath the thousands of acres of trees at Thetford Forest lies a hidden history.

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British Army
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The fascinating history of mental health treatment in Norfolk has been unveiled as the stories of those admitted to the Norfolk County Asylum - later known as St Andrew’s Hospital - have been revealed.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Thursday, June 1, 2017

It is a fine example of a Jacobethan building and now visitors to Thetford railway station will be able to learn more about its history.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Saturday, May 20, 2017

Schoolchildren have been learning about the history of a community church and the wildlife which lives in its surroundings as part of a restoration project.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Friday, May 5, 2017

Nesting within Thetford Forest these goshawks will help both visitors conservationist learn more about the bird of prey.

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Forestry Commission
Saturday, April 29, 2017

The region’s historic churches have been put at risk after a decision to scrap a vital Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) programme for places of worship.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A symbol of the British countryside, the rabbit is a firm favourite among many, but to farmers they can be seen as pests.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Friday, March 31, 2017

Suffolk and Norfolk’s distinctive Brecks region - renowned throughout Europe for its virtually unrivalled biodiversity - is to receive a major share of a national multi-million pound Heritage Lottery Fund award to pull rare species back from the brink of extinction, it has been announced.

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University of East Anglia
Sunday, March 26, 2017

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.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Friday, March 3, 2017

The headmaster of Thetford Grammar School has said the school’s financial position is “not as rosy as it could be”.

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Mark Bedford
Saturday, December 24, 2016

The impact of a mass migration into a sleepy Norfolk community is to be explored in a new artistic project.

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Heritage Lottery Fund
Friday, November 4, 2016

After Ben Fogle enjoyed a whistle-stop tour of Norfolk for a new promotional video, we’ve taken a look at some of the other films made to sell the region.

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Heritage Lottery Fund

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