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Family fun this Summer in Norfolk

17 August 2018

Welcome to the combined sunniest/driest county in the country – and what a great time to be here! It’s warm, the days are long and bright, the school holidays are here, and we've got everything you need for a family-friendly fun time!

RSPB dogs' breakfast at Winterton-on-Sea beach

17 August 2018

Dogs and owners are invited to join the RSPB at Winterton-on-sea beach for their Dogs’ Breakfast drop-in event this Saturday 18 August, 8-11am. The event will highlight how beach users can work together to ‘share our shores: for happy dogs, happy people, happy wildlife'. CBeebies presenter Jess French and her dog Baxter are backing the campaign.

North Norfolk - Cotswolds-by-the-Coast

16 August 2018

The Cotswolds are, quite rightly, a wonderful destination to visit in England. But north Norfolk has got everything the land-locked Cotswolds have plus one little extra – it’s by the sea! So not only beautiful rolling countryside, stately homes, gastropubs, amazing wildlife, quaint villages and market towns, but the coast as well!

Things to do if it rains

16 August 2018

Norfolk is the combined sunniest/driest county in the country, but we occasionally get a little precipitation from other places as it’s passing over to go somewhere else. So, what to do when we get some liquid sunshine? Here’s some of our favourite things to do…

Welly walks in Norfolk

16 August 2018

It’s that time of the year when you want to get outside after the dark Winter. So whack on the wellies, grab a warm coat and squelch around Norfolk to your heart’s content…

Come and discover unique Norfolk

15 August 2018

We know we like to say that There’s Nowhere Like Norfolk, but we really mean it! And just to prove our point we’ve come up with thirteen absolutely unique things about our wonderful county. Why not come and see and experience them for yourselves…

Crabbing in Norfolk

15 August 2018

Catching crabs by a line (also called Gillie-crabbing) is as old as the seaside itself, but how to do it hasn't changed a great deal. So here's how you do it… step by step.

Felbrigg Hall’s plants weathering the heatwave

15 August 2018

While the hot weather is putting strain on many traditional garden plants, the unusual and exotic planting at the National Trust’s Felbrigg Hall in Norfolk is thriving. With an extended period of high temperatures and lack of rainfall in the region, these sun-loving plants are basking in the sunshine to put on a stunning display.

How to... in Norfolk

15 August 2018

When you come to Norfolk you'll want to join in! So let us show you, with our series of films, how to be a pirate on the Broads, a fisherman at the coast, a flaneur in Norwich, the queen of the castle or how to get lost in the woods. And we'll also show you how to rock 'n' roll in Great Yarmouth.

Norfolk's top 10 beaches

15 August 2018

We offer ten of the best beaches in the county for specific activities, including Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea, Great Yarmouth, Cromer, Hunstanton. And then we tell you about a few more as well... we've got so many great beaches in Norfolk!