Panto season is almost here

It’s that time of year again, when men dress as women and some familiar faces reappear – yes, it’s the wonderfully confusing world of pantomime. This Christmas the region’s theatres will be hosting colourful favourites such as Cinderella and Aladdin, plus a few famous faces will be popping up in a town near you. Where will you be yelling those classic phrases this season? Take [...]


Hippodromes Halloween to feature firework display

Hippodromes Halloween to feature firework display

A spectacular outdoor firework display will now be held at the end of the Hippodromes Halloween night show to mark this special time of the year on Friday 31 October. The Great Yarmouth Tourist Authority has taken up an idea ...

Posted on 29 Oct 2014
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Spa Masterclass at Weavers’ House Spa

Spa Masterclass at Weavers’ House Spa

In advance of its opening in winter 2014/15 the luxurious newWeavers’ House Spaat theSwan Hotel, Lavenhamis holding a spamasterclasson Thursday 20November. An enchanting retreat for the senses, Weavers’ will featur ...

Posted on 28 Oct 2014
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The Library Norwich celebrates 100 years

The Library Norwich celebrates 100 years

The Library is celebrating 100 years of good food, fine literature and rich Norwich history. The Library Restaurant in Norwich is gearing up for an important celebration thisNovember. With owners Jayne and Nigel Raffles holdin ...

Posted on 27 Oct 2014
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Pint Shop Cambridge named as runner up in Observer Food Monthly Awards

Pint Shop Cambridge named as runner up in Observer Food Monthly Awards

Pint Shop, the Cambridge-based concept specialising in British meat and beer located on Peas Hill, has been named as a runner up in two categories at this year’s prestigious Observer Food Monthly Awards; Best Place to Drin ...

Posted on 26 Oct 2014
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St Albans Fashion Week

St Albans Fashion Week

Move over New York, Milan, Paris and London, St Albans is sealing its stylish city status with the return of the hugely popular St Albans Fashion Week This week sees the launch of St Albans Fashion Week, taking place 27 Octob ...

Posted on 25 Oct 2014
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Search begins to find the face of Norwich Fashion Week

Search begins to find the face of Norwich Fashion Week

The Norwich Resident Magazine and Sandra Reynolds modelling agency have launched a competition to find catwalk models to take part in Norwich Fashion Week 2015. Models can be in with the chance of being part of Norwich Fash ...

Posted on 24 Oct 2014
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Eastlife November 2014

Eastlife November 2014

The leaves are falling and it’s getting cold, which can only mean one thing – Christmas is just around the corner! After putting this issue together I am truly in the festive spirit. We’ve taken the stress ou ...

Posted on 23 Oct 2014
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Christmas markets 2014

Christmas markets 2014

Don’t be fooled in thinking you have to jet off to a European city for a fabulous festive market, some of the best are right here in East Anglia. There’s nothing quite like the sight, sounds and smells of a Christm ...

Posted on 23 Oct 2014
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Martin Lewis: Cut the cost of car ownership

Martin Lewis: Cut the cost of car ownership

Martin Lewis reveals the shocking cost of owning a car in his latest column. It's enough to make even Clarkson wince. The average yearly 'bill' for motoring is now £4,600 and that doesn't include buyin ...

Posted on 23 Oct 2014
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Christmas at Jojo Maman Bébé

Christmas at Jojo Maman Bébé

JoJo Maman Bébé, the UK’s leading Mother and Baby boutique brand, has designed a beautiful collection of toys for Christmas 2014. Exclusively available online at www.jojomamanbebe.co.uk, via mail-order and fr ...

Posted on 22 Oct 2014
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Family Fun at Woburn Safari Park this half term

Family Fun at Woburn Safari Park this half term

If you’re looking to keep the little ones entertained this October half term pop along to one of Woburn Safari Park’s family fun events. On 25 October the park welcomes a special guest back to the park. The cheekyP ...

Posted on 22 Oct 2014
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International Promotion Grants Film Fame for Norfolk Characters

International Promotion Grants Film Fame for Norfolk Characters

Some of Norfolk’s leading personalities are fronting the county’s first worldwide promotional campaign, ‘There’s Nowhere Like Norfolk’, in a new series of digital films on Visit Britain TV. As ...

Posted on 21 Oct 2014
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Norwich Theatre Royal chief executive pays tribute to Lynda Bellingham

Norwich Theatre Royal chief executive pays tribute to Lynda Bellingham

Norwich Theatre Royal chief executive Peter Wilson has paid tribute to Lynda Bellingham following the sad news of the actress and presenters death. Peter said: "Lynda toured here twice in recent years in Calendar Girls, f ...

Posted on 20 Oct 2014
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Local pub company wins national award for the fourth time

Local pub company wins national award for the fourth time

A Bedfordshire pub company who has been named a top employer in its industry for the fourth year running has marked the win by throwing down a special, celebratory challenge to the people who run its pubs. Peach, which runs ...

Posted on 20 Oct 2014
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Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Aldeburgh Documentary Festival

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Aldeburgh Documentary Festival

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Aldeburgh Documentary Festival from Friday 14 to Sunday 16 November with a very special programme featuring an enlightening, entertaining range of themes from wine-making and pro-democ ...

Posted on 19 Oct 2014
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New steakhouse and grill opens in Colchester

New steakhouse and grill opens in Colchester

Middletons Steakhouse & Grill is bringing its signature steaks and grills to Colchester, Essex when it opens the doors to a new city centre restaurant at 6pm on Friday 31October. The Colchester restaurant will become the f ...

Posted on 18 Oct 2014
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Lingerie styling evening in St Neots

Lingerie styling evening in St Neots

Elouise Lingerie located in Buckden, St Neots will be holding an exclusive 'Lingerie Styling Evening', Tuesday 4 November, 5.30pm to 8.30pm. Shopers are invited to join the store for a glass of bubbly and a complime ...

Posted on 17 Oct 2014
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Plan the perfect Christmas party

Plan the perfect Christmas party

Hands up who finds organising the Christmas party a logistical nightmare? (Yes, me too) Don’t stress though, Eastlife is here to help with our guide of fun, fabulous and unforgettable ...

Posted on 16 Oct 2014
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