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Suffolk's own "big head" sculptures!

Suffolk's answer to the Credit: ITV News Anglia

You may have heard of the big head sculptures on Easter Island in the Pacific, well now Suffolk has its own version.

Chainsaw sculptor Tim Page has carved the three heads out of 6ft tree stumps by the side of the road at Stradbroke near Framlingham.

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The original south pacific sculptures are thought to be around a thousand years old. These carvings are expected to last up to 20 years.

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The giant carved stone heads on the world's remotest inhabited island in the Pacific remain one of history's greatest mysteries.

X Factor hopefuls pack pub for first auditions

Hopefuls for this year's The X Factor on ITV packed a Norfolk pub last night to audition to take part in the show.

They were at The Bird Cage in Norwich for an open mic style evening. The singers were watched by a panel of judges from the show, who will decide if they go through to the next round. Successful performers will be invited to sing in front of The X Factor's famous line-up of judges later in the year.


Professor trademarks his own name

Stephen Hawking Credit: PA

The Cambridge scientist Professor Stephen Hawking has reportedly applied to get his name trademarked.

Mr Hawking apparently wants to become a brand so that he can market his own products and stop other people from using his name to sell merchandise.

It could also allow him to set up a foundation into motor neurone disease which has left him paralysed since his 20s.

Couple set to tie the knot in Morrisons supermarket

A Cambridgeshire couple are preparing for a wedding with a difference today - they'll walk down the supermarket aisles to tie the knot.

Rebecca Wooller, 44, and Blake Green, 53, will marry in their local branch of Morrisons in Cambourne this afternoon.

Rebecca Wooller and Blake Green to marry in local Morrisons Credit: ITV News Anglia

They chose to marry there because it was the only place the bride, who was ill when they first met, could venture out on first dates.

Former undertaker and mother-of-four, Miss Wooller said: "I'm feeling nervous but very excited."

Part of the supermarket cafe will be sectioned off for the event and Morrisons has provided flowers and food.

As well as the usual family and friends, shoppers will be invited to get involved by lining the aisles to greet the couple.

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