The wreckage of a boat that helped evacuate Dunkirk during the War has been removed after it was left to sink in a Cambridgeshire river.Read the full story ›
Local World War Two veterans from across the East are being encouraged to share their stories for the benefit of future generations.Read the full story ›
William Ter Braak was buried in secret by British authorities in Cambridgeshire, 76 years ago.Read the full story ›
A 103-year-old nurse who served throughout World War Two has been awarded one of France's highest honours.Read the full story ›
A man in his 80s was killed and a second man badly injured when a historic Mustang fighter plane crashed in Norfolk.Read the full story ›
The Lucy Lavers is being restored in North Norfolk thanks to a large heritage grantRead the full story ›
Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Battle of El-Alamein, and special services have been held to honour the bravery of those who fought there.
The battle in Egypt in 1942 was regarded as a major turning point in the eventual outcome of the Second World War, winning control of North Africa.
Among those who fought were the 7th Armoured Division, who were based at the Old Mundford Camp in Norfolk and were nicknamed the Desert Rats. This morning veterans from the Desert Rats were among those at a memorial service in Great Mundford to remember those who died.
A memorial service is being held in Norfolk to mark the 70th anniversary of the start of the Battle of El-Alamein.Read the full story ›