Many myths surround Matthew Hopkins, the self proclaimed Witchfinder General but his actions in 1645 in Essex are well documented.
Life in the workhouse didn't stop in the Victorian age - people in our region were living in them right up until the 1940s.
The National Citizen Service is running in Cambridgeshire for the first time this year.
With the scramble for university places through clearing well underway, it can be hard for A-level students to take the time to consider whether a degree really is for them.
Three young graduates and school leavers from the East have been talking about the merits of going to university or not, and have their own advice for those getting their results today.
Those who have fought in Afghanistan are used to the stress and danger of the front line, but returning home can also be a challenge. From struggling to find a house, a job, or just peace of mind, soldiers from our region talk about the challenges of rejoining civilian life.