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Archive: April, 2017

Magritte's Lost Painting... Found in Norwich!

19 April 2017

A missing piece of a famous - but seemingly long-lost - painting by multi-million pound artist René Magritte was found last year hidden underneath another piece of work, right here in Norwich!

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Stay & See: top picks for 2 bank holidays!

19 April 2017

We’ve selected our top picks for the two May bank holidays, pairing together where to stay and what to do to create the perfect weekend!

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BE IN WITH A SPORTING CHANCE IN OUR GREAT COMPETITION!

19 April 2017

It's not all about culture; we’re lucky enough to have plenty of opportunities for a spot of sporting fun! Here’s a few ways to get involved in sport and have fun at the same time, plus the opportunity to win Norfolk Big Rugby Weekend tickets and a crate of beer!

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7 Things To Do This Week

18 April 2017

From comedy and zombies to art and crazy golf, we’ve got your week covered! Here are our highlights…

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Norwich's Pub Stories...

11 April 2017

We love a good story, and we’re a nation who (on the whole) love our pubs! So, with the arrival of Norwich City of Ale towards the end of May, we’ve selected a few of our favourite pubs in Norwich so we can tell you their stories!

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Introducing writer, philosopher & polymath - Sir Thomas Browne

11 April 2017

To continue our celebration of literary heroes from the area, we turn our attention to writer, philosopher, and polymath Sir Thomas Browne. Whether you’re quite well-informed or barely know who he is, here’s his story in a nutshell…

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DISCOVER ART IN THE WAVENEY VALLEY

11 April 2017

Art lovers, listen up! We know there’s a plethora of amazing venues in the city where you can see excellent examples of art (think Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, The Forum, The Undercroft, The Gallery in the Lanes, Castle Fine Art, Fairhurst Gallery, and many more). But if you fancy a change of scenery then we have a perhaps lesser-known gem for you: The Harleston & Waveney Art Trail.

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Easter Things To Do This Week!

11 April 2017

So Easter Half Term continues, and that means plenty of us are still looking for great ways to entertain the whole family. We’ve picked out our top Easter-themed things to do this week – so gather up the family to celebrate Easter and get planning!

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PROPER HAMBURGERS & GANGNAM FRIES…

5 April 2017

There’s a new burger joint in ‘town’: Byron Hamburgers has officially arrived! 

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OUTDOOR ART: NORWICH'S BLANK CANVASES!

4 April 2017

Norwich has an abundance of art to explore and uncover, proudly displayed not only in museums and galleries but now also on ‘blank canvases’ - buildings with bare walls which, when combined with exciting and vibrant murals, are the ideal way to bring art to the masses!

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PLENTY OF FUN AT PLEASUREWOOD!

3 April 2017

The region’s largest rollercoaster rubs shoulders with log flumes, family rides and plenty more, so if you’re after thrills and plenty of fun, Pleasurewood Hills is the place to go!

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The Month Ahead - in Pictures

3 April 2017

Here are some of our favourite images which depict some of the great things to see and do this month; take a look and be inspired!

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It's Pillow Time!

3 April 2017

1 April may have been International Pillow Fight Day, but we don't think that's the best use of a fluffy, comfy pillow. So we’ve compiled our list of favourite places to stay with bedding that’s lovely and luxurious!

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