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Friday, 18 April 2014 00:00

Chris Wright

Chris Wright, is a self taught artist born and raised in Norfolk

In 2010 Chris was awarded a Gold Citation from The Wildlife Art Society International for his drawing of a Norfolk fawn. that same year, his work was Highly Commended by the David shepherd Wildlife Artist of the Year awards, since when he was a finalist again in 2011, and is once more in the running for the 2012 award. As well as being an award winning Artist, Chris is also a Senior Programmes Officer for the Born Free Foundation and part of his commitments to protecting endangered species includes a percentage of his art profits going to Born Free's project work to help keep wildlife where it belongs - in the wild. 

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Friday, 19 April 2013 00:00

Meet the owners

Michael and Helen Shepherd own M Shepherd Optometrist in Long Stratton. The Allthingsnorfolk team caught up with Michael and Helen to find out a little bit more about running M Shepherd Optometrist, the importance of regular eye checks and of course why they love Norfolk so much.