New details about Norwich Western Link revealed

Published: 12:01 AM August 15, 2022 Fresh details about the £251m Western Link have been revealed, as the public is given a chance to have a say before plans for the controversial road are lodged. Norfolk County Council has revealed more information about the mitigation measures it says will protect wildlife and stop pollution in … Read more

Smoked & Uncut festival proves a hit at The Pig, near Canterbury, as Supergrass headline countryside event

Ten hours of non-stop music, temperatures at a beautiful setting hitting 33C, food served up by a Michelin-starred chef… the county’s Smoked & Uncut Festival had a bit of everything. In what was the second hosting of the event at The Pig in Bridge, outside Canterbury, two thousand revellers descended on the country estate yesterday … Read more

What were the Baedeker Raids in Norwich?

Published: 2:00 PM August 14, 2022 Reading our stories of the Baedeker Raid prompted memories from a retired teacher who has been living in Canada since 1954 after surviving the hell and horror by the people of Norwich 80 years ago. Karl Clarke, brother Max, dad Alfred and mum Kate, were in an Anderson shelter … Read more

Five ‘Levelling Up Fund’ Bids Made for County Durham – Durham Magazine

Bids totalling almost £100 million have been submitted to government to help enhance transport, regeneration, town centers and culture. The Council has submitted the bids to the Leveling Up Fund for five of its parliamentary constituencies. It follows its success in the first round of funding bids, which saw £20 million secured for Bishop Auckland. … Read more