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Tom Odell.

Tom Odell has announced a special tour of the nation’s forests for 2015, performing in seven woodland venues as part of Forest Live.

Forestry Commission
Tom Odell.

Tom Odell has announced a special tour of the nation’s forests for 2015, performing in seven woodland venues as part of Forest Live.

Forestry Commission
The junior tree top course at Go Ape! Thetford

There was a reversal of roles when Liz Nice and her sons ventured onto the Tree Top Junior Adventure course at Go Ape! Thetford, part of the High Lodge complex.

Norfolk events

Earlham Park being transformed for the Radio 1 Big Weekend.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Follow all the latest from Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Earlham Park here.

Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters, who will play at Radio 1's Big Weekend on Sunday. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire.

A devoted mother made her sick daughter’s dream come true after securing a chance to see the Foo Fighters tomorrow.

Wartime style action from last year's Last Night of the Blickling Proms. 
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

A veterans charity is stepping up its work across Norfolk thanks to community support from events such as the summer proms concert at Blickling Hall.

National Trust

Eating Out or Eating In

Launch of Norfolk Food and Drink in Norwich this evening at Open.

The county’s lavish larder will be celebrated all year round after the official launch of Norfolk Food and Drink.

United Kingdom
Norwich City of Ale 2015 festival publicans, brewers and supporters raise a glass at the launch in the memeorial gardens, Norwich.Pictured front Dawn Leeder and Phil Cutter Photo: Steve Adams

As the Norwich City of Ale prepares to celebrate its fifth year, a competition is being held to find a name for the new charity beer.

Norwich
The Seventh Heaven Burger and Waffle House which has opened on Exchange Street. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

A dozen customers queueing for their first taste of Norwich’s newest restaurant were hoping its waffles and burgers would reach celestial heights of culinary excellence.

Film & Cinema

Mad Max: Fury Road. Picture: Warner Bros. Pictures

While Tom Hardy falls short, the latest chapter of this groundbreaking franchise is an action-packed triumph, says Michael Joyce.

Film review pix 21/5/15

For a big budget fantasy which vociferously encourages children to dream, Tomorrowland: A World Beyond is disappointingly - and ironically - short on invention and ingenuity.

the tribe

This film told through sign language is ultimately a reductive view of people, says Michael Joyce.

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