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The Maids Head Hotel has partnered with legendary, Norfolk-born cricketer, Henry (Blowers) Blofeld this summer

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The Maids Head Hotel has partnered with legendary, Norfolk-born cricketer, Henry (Blowers) Blofeld this summer

The Maids Head Hotel has partnered with Blowers this year to offer some special events to cricketing enthusiasts in Norfolk. Working with Norfolk County Cricket Club and Norfolk Cricket there are several events planned with Blowers.

An afternoon tea in the company of Blowers

Sunday, 12th June 2022 2.00pm - 4.30pm

Enjoy a traditional afternoon tea under the glittering chandeliers of the Minstrel Suite at the Maids Head Hotel and listen to Blower’s recount stories from his illustrious past.

Tickets just £30 per person, or book a table for 8 for just £220. Children’s afternoon tea also available

Black Tie Dinner with guest speaker Henry Blofeld

Friday, 21st October, in aid of the Maids Head charity of the year, Norfolk and Waveney MIND.

Celebrating the success of the Maids Head at the recent East of England Tourism Awards when they were awarded Highly Commended in the Taste of East of England Award, Head Chef Simon and his brigade will be treating guests to a 4 course Taste of East of England dinner, where seasonal and local produce will be championed. After dinner, Blowers will regale tales from both his cricketing and broadcasting career.

Tickets £85.00 per person, or book a table for 8 for just £600. Price includes arrival drink and 2 glasses of wine, especially paired with the dishes.

Accommodation packages also available for both events.

Blowers will also be in attendance when Norfolk play Nottingham at Manor Park, Horsford on Sunday, 31st July.

There is a fourth date planned as a community project. With the aim of working with local schools to engage with young people, providing them with access to Blowers for some coaching and careers advice. Details to follow

Christine Malcolm, General Manager at the Maids Head Hotel commented “We are delighted to be partnering with Blowers to be able to offer these very special events and know that they will be most entertaining for all who attend”

Accommodation packages also available for both events.

To find out more contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or speak to Jo Hoy, by calling 01603 209955

To make a booking, call 01603 272008 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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