East of England

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a photo of a man in an oxygen mask and helmet peering through the perspex glass nose cone of a plane

Take a closer look at a Cold War icon as the Imperial War Museum works to repair its Victor bomber

Colour pictures from the Cold War as Imperial War Museum Duxford launches a campaign to restore its iconic Handley Page Victor bomber.

a page of a scrapbook with various cards and letters affixed to it including a postcard with a drawing of a boot on it by Eric Ravilious

From Picasso's Guernica to scraps from The Telegraph: Delving into Edward Bawden's scrapbooks

As the Edward Bawden Scrapbooks are published, we talk to the Fry Art Gallery about the originals held in their collection and the man who created them.

A photo of various bronze age prehistoric artefacts found at must farm in whittlesey

Archaeologists have discovered in exquisite detail what people ate and owned at Britain's finest Bronze Age site

Archaeologists say Must Farm is "the complete set" and its contents point to the materialistic "stuffocation" of Bronze Age society.

A photo of the brightly-coloured music room at Wysing Arts Centre in Cambridge

Sound and vision: Wysing Polyphonic returns to Cambridge with band of exquisite experimentalists

Backed by The Quietus, the seventh annual music event at Cambridge's Wysing Arts Centre is the first fully acoustic edition. Director and Curator Donna Lynas tells Culture24 more.

A photo of a medieval spindle found by suffolk archaeology

A kitchen story, a quarry, bones and gaming pieces: These medieval finds have been found at a Suffolk school

Excavations at a Suffolk school have revealed a series of objects from across the centuries - including the remains of a kitchen and cold store built on an 11th century road.

A photo of an advert for a women's suffrage at Manchester's albert hall in 1908

Beasts, a salient pig, Wilfred Owen's poetry and Magna Carta: 12 of the Bodleian Library's best

From a suffrage march more than a century ago to 18th century poppy illustrations, see a dozen of the most magnificent items at Oxford's Bodleian Library.

A photo of a series of tapes from the BBC sound archive created by David Toop at Wysing Arts Centre

"I try to frighten myself": Master musician and curator David Toop on his extraordinary cassette tape archives

The former Flying Lizard and Brian Eno collaborator tells us about his new exhibition at Wysing Arts Centre, delving into the BBC Sound Archive and interviews with several legendary musicians.

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"It was an awesome moment": Artists climb 7th century cathedral to create series of artworks

A group of artists have spent more than a year gaining unprecedented access to Ely Cathedral, built in the 7th century and once a Benedictine abbey. One of them, Caroline Forward, describes some of......

A photo of an Egyptian coffin held at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge

Egyptologists use hospital CT scans to find 3,000-year-old fingerprints on prehistoric coffins

A set of incredibly beautiful coffins owned by a priest in Ancient Egypt have gone on display in a new exhibition in Cambridge called Death on the Nile, alongside loans from the British Museum and......

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