Edith Louisa Cavell 1865 – 1915. Trained as a Registered Nurse and called on to care for wounded soldiers in WWI, Edith impressed upon fellow nurses the need to care for patients, irrespective of their nationality. Edith was responsible for the escape to neutral territory of over 200 Allied soldiers until her arrest in 1915. When interrogated she acknowledged her role in the escape system and, despite efforts by neutral officials, she was executed by firing squad on 12th October 1915.

Edith Cavell, combat nurse, murdered by German soldiers, Brussels, Belgium 1915

Boudicca was the wife of Prasutagus, who was head of the Iceni tribe in East England, in what is now Norfolk and Suffolk. She led 100,000 who attacked Camulodunum (now Colchester), where the Roman HQ was. Suetonius & most of the Roman forces were gone leaving Camulodunum undefended. The Romans & Procurator Decianus fled. Her army burned the joint to the ground; only the Roman temple was left.

Boudicca, Celtic Warrior Queen of the Iceni. AD 60 or was queen of the British Iceni tribe, a Celtic tribe who led an uprising against the occupying forces of the Roman Empire.

Arthur Lowe

Captain George Mainwaring

Arthur Lowe as Captain Mainwaring in 'Dad's Army', 1968 - In 2007 a statue was erected in Thetford, Norfolk, where Dad's Army's external scenes were shot.

WWI nurse, Edith Cavell is one mighty brave and strong's no wonder why they've named a mountain after her in Canada.

Gordon Brown: The heroine who humbled me

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge smiles as she visits the mentoring programme of the XLP project at London Wall on March 11, 2016

Kate Middleton Photos Photos: The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Visit XLP

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge smiles as she visits the mentoring programme of the XLP project at London Wall on March 2016 in London, England.

Delia Smith, icon of British cookery

Five decades of Delia Smith: Chef Marco Pierre White pays tribute to a legend

Born: June 1941 ~ Delia Smith CBE is an English cook and television presenter, known for teaching basic cookery skills in a no-nonsense style. She is the UK's best-selling cookery author, with more than 21 million copies sold.

Kings Lynn in Norfolk, England with the statue of George Vancouver

Statue of the founder of Vancouver, George Vancouver in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England

Buckets and spades at the ready! Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

Choose from two holiday parks in Norfolk, both offering fantastic facilities with a choice of fabulous beaches nearby.