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E28 NORFOLK

Bruce is keen as mustard. Simon talks turkey.


East Anglia is hard to get to from London, which is probably why it's been allowed to keep so much of its unique character! And Norfolk is even further away than Suffolk, so it's special in all kinds of ways. This episode looks at just some of the character and characters that make up this distinctive county.


Click on the pics for more on the subjects.


The Royal family's little holiday cottage - Sandringham


Howard Carter, Son of Swaffham


Julian of Norwich

Apparently, she liked cats and marbles...


Want to know what Anchorites and Anchoresss are?


The World's First Valentine's Card


The Norfolk Broads

As mentioned in David Bowie's 'Life on Mars'


Hoseason's history

Wally Hoseason


Norfolk and Industry

Colmans mustard


Lotus Cars, Hethel (Lots Of Trouble, Usually Serious)


Norfolk cuisine

Norfolk turkeys - click the pic for the story of walking them to London


Cromer Crabs


Norfolk's most famous son

Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronte KB 





Norfolk dialect

Learn some Norfolk words.


The Singing Postman


Sale of the Century






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