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18 September 2017
Hannah Barnes won a competition earlier this year, run in conjunction with City College Norwich Art and Design students, for an illustration of the Maids Head Hotel to be printed on new mugs, which are now in the hotel’s 84 bedrooms, as part of the tea and coffee making facility. The mugs are also on sale in hotel reception. Hannah has now completed  the Art and Design Foundation Course at City College and is off to Falmouth University.
12 September 2017
Norwich Market has won the Best Independent Food and Drink Award at the prestigious EDP Norfolk Food and Drink Awards 2017, which took place at Norwich Open last night (September 11). The annual ...
23 August 2017
The Graham Allen Award is presented annually by NNDC to the project considered to make the most significant contribution to the built environment within the district. Cllr Sue Arnold, Cabinet ...
23 August 2017
At All Things Norfolk our aim is always to provide an unrivalled level of promotion and personal service to our valued business members and we are extremely proud of the feedback we receive from ...
22 August 2017
I had a lovely time performing two acoustic sets at Reepham Festival this month. It was my first time playing the festival and there was such a warm, friendly, laid back atmosphere.   Celebrating ...
10 August 2017
If you love Batman, Iron Man , Dr Who or any type of complete "Neredity" then NOR-CON 7 which takes place at the Norfolk Showground Arena on the 7th and 8th of October 2017 is the place for you. All ...
03 August 2017
Guided tours around the Stories of Lynn Museum & Old Gaol House are now available on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays at 1pm. The tours were previously only available on Tuesdays, but thanks to a team ...
31 July 2017
Local business woman Wednesday Batchelor from Unicorn Cakery and Delectables in Wymondham won top prize in South Norfolk Council’s Victoria Sponge Bake Off competition.  Her prosecco soaked ...
31 July 2017
The Walks, Tower Gardens and Mintlyn Crematorium in King's Lynn and Esplanade Gardens and Boston Square Gardens in Hunstanton have been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as some of the very ...
20 July 2017
The spectacular transformation of five former farm workers’ cottages and the creation of a unique indoor adventure play centre at Pensthorpe Natural Park, near Fakenham, is in the running for a ...
19 July 2017
From an early age I began my photography with winding-on and a four cube flash that spun around when expelled. If in haste to remove the flash, fingers would be burnt! At that time I had a maximum of ...
18 July 2017
Old beer barrels have been recycled to provide new dog watering stations at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham. Two have been set up so far, near the tearoom and down by the staithe ...
17 July 2017
Holt Country Park, Sadler’s Wood, near North Walsham, and Pretty Corner Woods, near Sheringham, have again been named amongst the best open spaces in the UK, winning the right to fly the ...
14 July 2017
Jenny Sadler and her mother Dorothy Watts and 10 other members of the Watts family and friends, joined the Lord Mayor of Norwich, Councillor David Fullman at the Maids Head Hotel on Friday, July 14 ...
10 July 2017
South Norfolk Council has teamed up with Bressingham Steam and Gardens to give away a family annual pass to this popular tourist attraction.The competition is part of the Council’s drive to ...
06 July 2017
A large sea-life mural surrounding the new Cromer West Prom play area has been finished. The 26m-long mural has been painted on the walls around the recently opened shipwreck play area. It depicts ...
05 July 2017
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal flew in to Gresham’s by helicopter at the weekend to officially open Gresham’s new music school, the Britten Building and to hand out prizes to ...
03 July 2017
Thousands of people enjoyed the best of what South Norfolk has to offer at South Norfolk Council’s biggest show of the year on Sunday.The Council’s HQ in Long Stratton was packed with ...
03 July 2017
Nine common tern chicks, from four breeding pairs of adult birds, have hatched on the new floating breeding platform secured on Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden’s broad at South Walsham. ...
30 June 2017
Seventeen brave men and women, aged between 17 and 72, took to the skies to raise a fantastic £8,500 for Norfolk Deaf Association (NDA).    The event was organised by Norfolk Deaf Association as ...
30 June 2017
Archery, street dance, multi-sports and football among a wide range of sports and activities on offer for youngsters this summer  A huge range of children's activities will be on offer at North ...
27 June 2017
The Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk is reviving the tradition of the Hunstanton Soapbox Derby, and is looking for teams to take part. The races will take place on Sunday 17 ...
27 June 2017
Keen swimmer, Noah Harris was in a spin to find out that he had won South Norfolk Council’s competition to name the Swim School Turtle.Four year old Noah, from Cringleford, thought the turtle ...
27 June 2017
In the past year NNDC’s Environmental Services Team has supported 107 community litter collection events, helping keep our beaches, towns and villages clear of rubbish. The Council support ...
25 June 2017
On Friday 23 June the Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk officially opened a new £130k play area in the Hunstanton Heritage Gardens. The new play area is part of the £1.3m project to ...