Video PUBLISHED: 13:08 08 January 2019 | UPDATED: 15:37 08 January 2019 Abigail Nicholson A wild pheasant, nicknamed Phil, has been attacking residents and harassing a postman in a quiet estate in Costessey. Picture: Albanpix Copyright Albanpix.com, www.albanpix.com [email protected], +44 1263 741600 +447774 145134 NOT FOR SYNDICATION OR RESALE NOT FOR USE ON ELECTRONIC WEBSITES This picture may only be published in accordance with Albanpix Limited standard terms, conditions and fees. A minimum fee of £150.00 applies to all Albanpix material, unless varied by agreement PRIOR to publication Beware fearsome Phil the unpleasant pheasant. He may look elegant as he struts the streets. But a stalking pheasant dubbed Phil is making feathers fly in a quiet estate in Costessey.He has been lingering around the estate since the end of December and attacks to date include drawing blood from a postman’s face, chasing cars along with pecking and … [Read more...] about He’s bitten the postman, chased cars and jumped at the locals
Video PUBLISHED: 13:32 08 January 2019 | UPDATED: 13:37 08 January 2019 Go Ape! in Thetford Archant From zip-wiring through Thetford Forest to going on a safari at Africa Alive, there are plenty of attractions to entertain the whole family across the region. Go Ape ThetfordHigh Lodge Forest Centre, Brandon, IP27 0AF Check Go Ape website for available dates and timesAdult £33, child (10-15) £25You’ll be feeling up in the clouds after zip-wiring through the trees at Go Ape which includes Tarzan swings, rope ladders and a variety of obstacles and crossings to test the whole family. ROARR! Dinosaur Adventure Park Morton Lane, Lenwade, Norwich NR9 5JWROARR! Dinosaur Park Credit: Sonya DuncanOpen daily from 9.30amAdult £13.95, child (3-15) £14.95, under 3s freeGet set for a roarsome day out and enjoy the Dinosaur trail, Dinomite Indoor Play area, with three levels of fun complete with slides, climbing nets, bridges and ball pools, and Jurassic Putt … [Read more...] about 13 brilliant family attractions to visit in 2019
By Katie Dowd, SFGATE Published 8:36 am PST, Monday, January 7, 2019 The Curry family appeared on a 2019 episode of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress." They helped Sydel, sister of Stephen, to find her wedding dress. The Curry family appeared on a 2019 episode of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress." They helped Sydel, sister of Stephen, to find her wedding dress. Photo: TLC/Screenshot Photo: TLC/Screenshot Image 1 of / 23 Caption Close Image 1 of 23 The Curry family appeared on a 2019 episode of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress." They helped Sydel, sister of Stephen, to find her wedding dress. The Curry family appeared on a 2019 episode of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress." They helped Sydel, sister of Stephen, to find her wedding dress. … [Read more...] about ‘I can’t open my eyes’: Riley Curry snoozes her way through reality show appearance
Aldi has posted its best Christmas trading report to date. Byline: Sonya Duncan Copyright: Archant 2018 Brands are beginning to release their Christmas sales figures as January ticks on – and many are better than expected. Dunelm, Aldi and Hobbycraft, which all have outlets in Norwich, have each posted positive trading updates this week, seeing a growth in sales and shaking off the fears held by many other high street retailers. Discount supermarket Aldi reported it has had its best Christmas to date, ringing up sales of almost £1bn in the UK during December.The company said that sales were driven by customers switching from other food retailers amid higher demand for its premium ranges.Giles Hurley, chief executive of Aldi UK, said: “Although we saw strong growth across all key categories, the standout performance was in our Specially Selected brand where shoppers treated themselves to premium products for a fraction of the price they would have paid elsewhere for … [Read more...] about Aldi, Dunelm and Hobbycraft shake high street trends with Christmas sales boom
Video PUBLISHED: 09:00 05 January 2019 Stacia Briggs and Siofra Connor Organ Beck in Beeston Regis with Beeston Bump and St Andrews Church. Byline: Sonya Duncan Copyright: Archant 2019 Archant 2019 In the shadow of Norfolk’s most famous ‘mountain’ - the aftermath of Norfolk’s glacial legacy – lies a mysterious pond said to the ghostly resting place of a spectral coachman who can be seen driving his horse and cart into its inky depths. Organ Beck, also known as Orban or Orben Beck, is a quarry pit filled with water on the site of Beeston’s coastal caravan park which can be seen from the stunning Norfolk Coastal Path.Now lost to the North Sea, Beeston’s brickworks has long since been lost to coastal erosion, the only discernible sign that this was once where bricks were turned out in their thousands being this deep pond which is now itself perilously close to the cliff edge.The pond is said to take its name … [Read more...] about Weird Norfolk: What lies beneath Organ Beck, Beeston Regis?