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Archive: December, 2016

A Local's Pub Guide

20 December 2016

Don’t lament winter, make the most of the chillier weather in the city’s snug pubs. Norwich may no longer have a pub for every day of the year, but we still have plenty to offer! Here’s our favourite pubs and bars to enjoy a warming drink in and feel just like a local!

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250,000 turkeys in leather boots...

20 December 2016

…strolling all the way to London? Yes, hundreds of years ago it actually happened!

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Walk It Off!

20 December 2016

After a few days (well, let's be honest – more like weeks) of Christmas indulgence, a spot of post-Christmas exercise wouldn't go amiss. Nothing too strenuous, mind – walking will do just fine for now, so here are our top walks to enjoy during Twixmas (that week right after Christmas) or in the New Year.

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7 Things To Do This Weekend

20 December 2016

It may be Christmas weekend, but there’s still plenty to do - for all tastes and ages - in the lead up to the big day on Sunday!

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Last Minute Gift Ideas

19 December 2016

Here’s your last-minute Christmas gift guide! We gave you a huge list of ideas in this blog post, but if you’ve still forgotten to buy someone a present, and suddenly realised that we’re now well and truly on the final straight to Christmas, then never fear! We’ve got some great gifts that you can pop in, last-minute, to buy!

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Christmas Culture

13 December 2016

We love a great Christmas line-up of amazing music and performance alongside some brilliant exhibitions. Not everything has to have a Christmas theme, but together it all adds to the city’s fantastic cultural offer this Christmas!

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Christmas Gallery

13 December 2016

Here are seven of our favourite shots from the festive season (so far!) - featuring the beautiful Tunnel of Light, projections and more!

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8 Things to do this weekend

12 December 2016

An empty weekend stretching out before you? Fill it with some of the great things happening here in Norwich, and a little further away.

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The Visitor

11 December 2016

The sixth in our series of films about Norwich has arrived: The Visitor!

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Winter Food Guide (and where to buy)

11 December 2016

If you like to think of yourself as a bit of a gourmand, then Norwich is the city for you - particularly in wintertime with delicious, hearty dishes designed to warm you up. With a plethora of delightful restaurants, food stores, delis and other eateries, you can really indulge your foodie fantasies – and here’s how to do so in true Norwich style.

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Christmas By Candlelight

7 December 2016

Flickering candlelight can set such a mood for whatever you’re doing – the soft glow can feel romantic, it can feel atmospheric, and it can definitely feel festive! We’ve compiled our favourite events this month where candlelight plays a big part – so prepare to feel very Christmassy indeed!

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7 Things To Do This Weekend

7 December 2016

Wondering what to do this weekend in Norwich? Here’s 7 highlights to help you decide…

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Win 2 Norwich Sweatshirts from the Norwich Shop

6 December 2016

It’s competition time - here’s your chance to win 2 Norwich sweatshirts (one female and one male) to keep you nice and warm over the winter months!

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Shopping in Norfolk's Market Towns

5 December 2016

For the best Christmas shopping in Norfolk, we recommend a blend of the vibrant shops and boutiques of Norwich with some of the unique shops in the area’s market towns – that way you’re bound to find something for everyone!

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