Banger racing has been popular with thrill-seekers since the 1950s, originating in the north of the UK. As racetracks in the north closed down, the adrenaline-inducing sport found a new home in […]
First Bus “affected majorly” by recent storms, says Head of Operations
First Eastern Counties had to cancel the entire Excel service last Friday, the day Storm Eunice hit. The bus company lost roughly 5% of their mileage due to strong winds and flooding […]
Bus companies try to recruit drivers during national shortage
First Eastern Counties are offering £250 to new drivers in a ‘golden handshake’ scheme. The worker who recommends the new driver will also receive £250. This comes as a result of the […]
Age UK Norwich launches campaign to help older people get active after the pandemic
Older people’s health has been severely impacted throughout the three national lockdowns. Age UK Norwich are launching a campaign to help them become active again.
The Instagram account celebrating the weird and wonderful sights of Norwich
Wyrd Norwich (@wyrdnorwich) is a street and found photography Instagram account dedicated to showcasing “all the wyrd & wonderful” art found across Norwich. Founded and curated by Meg Watts, a 21 year-old […]
UEA Journalism Lockdown Diaries
Broadcast Journalism students at the University of East Anglia have been charting their life during covid. The first-year students kept video diaries after being forced into isolation when some of their flat […]
Journalism students thrive as work is published by local media
Students on UEA’s journalism courses have enjoyed considerable success both in and outside of campus, with several pieces of their work being published by local media in recent weeks. Having work published […]
Training to be a Teacher without a Class
With Covid-19 enforced school closures, the education sector has had to completely change the way they operate. Henry Hunt has been finding out how this has affected those training to become teachers.
When getting around can be a pain
For Gemma Bailey-Smith, a rare medical condition means that simple mobility can be difficult and painful. Now, a fund raising campaign by her and her friends means she will soon be able […]
The Hidden Campus Illness
Reporter Mingming Zheng explores the consequences of mental health problems among students. She finds even today, those with such problems are all too often stigmatised unfairly.