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Friday, April 22, 2016
Rolls-Royce Alpine Centenary Ghost at the 20 Ghost Club Alpine Trials, Stelvio Pass. Italy. 20 June 2013, part of Kersey Mill's first Drive It Day organised by Bob and Marie Gathercote. photo: James Lipman

From theatre performance to to bird watching and fairs to exhibitions, here is what’s going on in East Anglia this weekend.

Sunday, April 10, 2016
Colchester Town and Country Show

From town and country shows to Anglo Saxon crafts and wrestling, there is plenty to keep families busy across the region today. For more ideas, check out our packed Event guide in in the paper every Friday and our entertainment writer @WhatsonWayne on Twitter.

Friday, April 8, 2016
The Suffolk Agricultural Association took tractors to Jimmys Farm on Wednesday as part of the Tractors in Schools programme.

Children were given the chance to get up close to a working tractor over the Easter holidays as part of a scheme pioneered by the organisers of the Suffolk Show.

Sunday, April 3, 2016
Dani Harmer as Tracy Beaker

Enchanted Entertainment bring their Easter pantomime to The Ipswich Regent on Tuesday, April 5 with pregnant Dani Harmer taking the lead role alongside Bobby Davro.

Friday, April 1, 2016
Could we be in for better weather this weekend than we experienced on Good Friday?

A week after the Easter Bank Holiday weekend, when everyone was hoping for glorious sunshine, Suffolk could see its hottest day of the year so far.

Friday, April 1, 2016
Lyngo Theatre's production of Puss in Boots. Photo: Alex Brenner

From pop parties and Easter pantomimes to rocket making and dinosaurs, there is plenty to keep families busy during the second week of the school Easter holidays.

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Youngsters sit and stand in the sculpture of two cupped hands by Rick Kirby in place outside Woodbridge Quay Church.

A Suffolk church’s openhanded outlook on faith has been magnified for all to see.

Monday, March 28, 2016
High winds and heavy rain in Bury St Edmunds.

High winds and rain sweeping across the region brought by Storm Katie is causing disruption in Essex and Suffolk.

Sunday, March 27, 2016
Rather a wild week end by the water at felixstowe

The Orwell Bridge in Ipswich has been put on high alert with a severe weather warning as Storm Katie looks set to descend on Suffolk.

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