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The Script are heading to Thetford Forest

The Script are the first act announced for next year’s Forest Live series of concerts at Thetford Forest.

Irko Tchakut will be selling fresh olives from Greece at the European Food and Craft Fair

From Belgian chocolates to Transylvanian glass, the flavour and feel of the continent comes to four Norfolk market towns over the next few weeks as they are transformed into bustling European market places.

Sarah Perry - Winner of the 2014 East Anglian Book Awards.

The annual celebration of the best new East Anglian books took place last night at an awards ceremony in Norwich.

Norfolk events

A scene from last year's North Walsham Christmas lights switch on. 
PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Lanterns, stalls, music and Father Christmas are all lined up for North Walsham’s Christmas lights switch-on celebrations on November 29.

One Man Two Guvnors. Pictured are Emma Barton as Dolly, Gavin Spokes as Francis Henshall, and Norman Pace as Charlie Clench in One Man Two Guvnors. Picture: Rosa Hughes.

It has been a big hit in the West End and on Broadway, as well as a previous visit to Norwich Theatre Royal.

Artists with the Open Studios boat at Acle. From left: Jan Dingle, Danica Bloomfield, Ann Lamb and Corrin Tulk. Photo: Bill Smith

Artists have just a week left to sign up to take part in next year’s Norfolk and Norwich Open Studios.

Eating Out or Eating In

Adnams' award-winning Longshore vodka being made at the Copper House Distillery in Southwold.
Jonathan Adnams with a bottle of the Longshore vodka.

Picture: James Bass

They beat the Baltics, despite being better known for brewing beer and now their vodka has been hailed as the best in the world. STACIA BRIGGS went to Southwold to visit Adnams’ award-winning distillery.

The London Vegetable Orchestra at Aylsham Food Festival 2014. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Musical instruments made out of vegetables were a highlight of Aylsham Food Festival: Entertainment with a Difference on Saturday.

Acle Food and Drink Festival. Alisanne Webb, Wendy Green and Harriet Newman serving vintage teas.

From fiery chilies to creamy cheeses, vintage teas to pints of locally brewed beer, Acle’s first tasty food festival proved a taste bud tickling hit with visitors.

Film & Cinema

Film pix 27/11/14

More than 50 years after he first appeared in print, author Michael Bond’s beloved bear Paddington has finally arrived on the big screen in his first star-packed family adventure.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

The spectre of war casts a long shadow over the penultimate chapter of the blockbusting dystopian thrillers based on Suzanne Collins’ bestselling trilogy.

Film of the week: Interstellar

Friday, November 7, 2014
Undated Handout Photo of Interstellar. Pictured: Anne Hathaway as Amelia and Matthew McConaughey as Cooper. See PA Feature FILM Interstellar. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Warner Bros/Paramount/Melinda Sue Gordon. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Interstellar.

Writer-director Christopher Nolan shoots for the stars with a futuristic thriller, co-written with his brother Jonathan, about mankind’s search beyond this galaxy for a new home to replace a dying planet earth.

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