Celebrating Heacham Manor's 10th Anniversary

Celebrating Heacham Manor's 10th Anniversary

This month marks the 10th Anniversary of the opening of Heacham Manor Hotel. In that period, we are immensely proud to have hosted our many wonderful guests, and to have provided employment to hundreds of people in the local community. To celebrate our 10th birthday, we caught up with Paul Searle, owner of Heacham Manor, and neighbouring leisure resort, Searles...

The King’s Lynn Shakespeare Festival: 4 Things Linking the Bard to Norfolk

The King’s Lynn Shakespeare Festival: 4 Things Linking the Bard to Norfolk

23rd April marks the birthday of England's greatest playwright, William Shakespeare.  To celebrate, King's Lynn are launching the inaugural Shakespeare Festival. A three-day celebration of Shakespeare, including workshops, performance and discussion. The festival will also feature one of the UK's most beloved Shakespearian actors in Sir Ian McKellen. To celebrate the The King’s Lynn Shakespeare...

Remembering Bill Edrich - Norfolk’s Finest

Remembering Bill Edrich - Norfolk’s Finest

William John Edrich, Bill to his friends, was born in Lingwood, Norfolk in 1916. Bill came from a great sporting family, with three of his brothers going on to play first class cricket: Eric and Geoffrey for Lancashire and Brian for Kent and Glamorgan. Famously, the Edrich clan were able to raise a full cricket team of eleven, and, in 1938, a team of Edriches beat Norfolk in a one-day match....

The Hidden History of the Norfolk Coast

The Hidden History of the Norfolk Coast

Norfolk is famous throughout the world for its picturesque countryside and stunning coastline, but in recent years a different picture of Norfolk has emerged, as a pre-historic cradle of humanity, where hippos and hyenas once roamed free....

10 Fun Golf Facts & Trivia

10 Fun Golf Facts & Trivia

To celebrate the start of the iconic Ryder Cup we have put together some great facts about golf to educate and amuse!...