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Competition: tell your Norwich story

We want you to be a part of Norwich's new narrative.

We're collecting the tales of the people who live here, who make Norwich what it is, so we can show the rest of the world what this city means to us. Send us your memories or moments made here: your favourite places, characters, or things-not-to-miss.

The five best stories chosen by our panel will win one of our specially-selected Norwich-themed prizes.

Submit your Norwich story to 

Closing date: 24 May 2019.


By submitting your story to, you may be contacted about your Norwich story in the future.
Full name and email address must be provided so the winner can be contacted to claim their prize. 
See full terms and conditions below.

Terms and Conditions:

Open to UK residents only. Prizes include: Cinema City Membership x 2; Stadium Tour for four at Norwich City Football Club and lunch in the city centre; Norwich Castle Family Pass; £100 voucher for Norwich Theatre Royal/Norwich Playhouse; £100 Jarrold gift voucher. No other individual, cash or other alternatives will be offered. Prize is subject to availability and the prize suppliers’ terms and conditions. The Promoter - VisitNorwich - reserves the right to amend or alter the terms of competition at any stage. We reserve in all cases the right to replace the stated prizes with other prizes that we consider to be of similar equivalent value. Suppliers cannot be held responsible for the breakdown in communication systems that may result in an entry not being registered. The closing date for receipt of entries is 24th May 2019.The five winning stories will be selected by a panel from all valid entries, and will be notified by email within two weeks of the closing date. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact a winner. Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize. If the winner cannot be contacted or doesn’t respond within 10 days of being offered the prize, or is unable to comply with these terms and conditions, VisitNorwich reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random. Where applicable, the decision of the judges is final based on the criteria set out in the promotion and no correspondence will be entered into over this decision. VisitNorwich and any associated promoters, bear no responsibility for any entry which is incorrectly submitted, lost, damaged, and incomplete or received after the closing date. Competitions/prize draws may be modified or withdrawn at any time. No purchase is necessary. Only one competition/prize draw entry per household is permitted via online route of entry, and no bulk or third party entries are permitted. Entrants who appear to have used any of these entry methods including multiple entries from the same IP address or telephone number, unless the Specific Rules state that multiple entries are permitted will be disqualified. Competitions are open to all UK residents (over the age of 18 in alcohol, tobacco or travel-related competitions, and in other cases as stated) except VisitNorwich employees, the companies or organisations with whom the competition or offer is being run, their agents, or anyone directly connected with the promotion. Proof of entry will not be accepted as proof of receipt of entry. Details of entries will only be passed to third parties to allow administration of the competition and prize fulfilment. This is the only occasion when another organisations apart from VisitNorwich will have access to your information unless entrants have ticked a dedicated consent box for data to be shared with the competition/prize draw/offer partner. Any use will be in accordance with our Privacy Policy. All entrants to competitions and offers are deemed to have accepted these rules and agree to be bound by them, and agree to co-operate in any publicity that may arise which may include their name or image being used on websites, magazines or mobile services at any time as a result of the competition. We reserve the right to disqualify or not award a prize to an entrant who in our opinion has not entered in to the spirit of these terms and conditions of the competition.