From the museums and bustling shopping areas, masses of local businesses, plus hotels, restaurants, schools, the leisure centre and beautiful flint cottages, there are many draws to Thertford.
Like many towns, Thetford’s high street is struggling under the weight of stagnating wages and competition from the internet.
For the people who live in Thetford, the challenges the town faces and where it sits at the moment change dependent on where you live and how long you have lived there.
In the second of our series focusing on key issues in some of our largest towns Conor Matchett puts the spotlight on Thetford
The final two cast members have been announced for the remakes of three episodes of wartime comedy sitcom Dad’s Army.
Four Norfolk attractions have been recognised by a national tourism board for providing excellent visitor experiences.
This month’s mayor’s musings comes from the mayor of Thetford, Roy Brame.
Norfolk MPs have branded “unacceptable” the decision to close a bridge over the Norwich to Thetford rail line for five years after it was damaged in an accident.
As a major new exhibition arrives at Norwich Castle we find out about the legacy the Vikings left in our language, landscape and legends
Rent-to-own company BrightHouse has announced that one of its Norfolk stores will be among 30 shops which will shut.
It was an emotional night which brought together unsung heroes, volunteers and community groups to receive much-deserved recognition.
Testing of Greater Anglia’s new trains is set to take place in daylight on more routes in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex from later this month.
Tributes have been paid to the humour and public service of a town and district councillor who died last week.
A till containing nearly £1,000 was stolen from a Norfolk mayor’s business after thieves bent metal bars and unscrewed smash-proof windows to get access to his shop.
Police arrested a driver who gave a positive drug test an hour after smoking cannabis.
The construction of a new ‘roundabout to nowhere’ which has cost taxpayers £1.5m has not led to any firm interest from businesses - despite being billed as the key to “unlock the full potential” of an employment site.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a collision in Thetford.
People living in a south Norfolk village which has been left without a dentist have told how they are now having to travel for miles to receive care, with some missing out altogether.
Hundreds of runners donned red hats and bellies to raise money for charity in Thetford on Sunday.
The British Dental Association has called on Health Secretary Matt Hancock to tackle a crisis in access to dental services that is forcing new patients in Norfolk to travel over 60 miles.
Residents are being urged to keep their vehicles secure following a spate of van thefts.
The deputy mayor of Thetford will welcome the town’s newest charity shop when it opens in two weeks.
A woman was arrested after allegedly assaulting two people and a police officer at a remembrance concert.
Communities across Norfolk and Suffolk have marked 100 years since the Great War’s armistice with a host of processions, services and events.
The parents of Helen Lovegrove have spoken of their devastating loss and anger at the sentence for the driver who admitted causing her death by careless driving.
Calls for entries to new awards have been repeated as the deadline for the Thetford Business Awards approaches.
A touching mural dedicated to the lives lost in the First World War has appeared on the side of a Thetford pub.
Trains between Thetford, Norwich and Cambridge are being cancelled and delayed due to a signalling fault.
Sikhs from across the United Kingdom gathered in Thetford to pay their respects to the last ruler of the Sikh Empire at a wreath laying and plaque unveiling ceremonies.
A village will be left without dental care at the end of next month, with no nearby practices accepting new patients.
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