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Take me to the beach

Take me to the beach Norfolk is very lucky. (I seem to have started a lot of blogs like this.) Travelling down the coast from Sunny Hunny, where kiss-me-quick hats are only just a thing of the past to Yarmouth, where kiss-me-quick hats haven’t quite reached yet, there is huge variety and diversity. There are, [...]

July 21st, 2017|Cromer, Norfolk News|


I’m not one to show off, (or as they say in Latin, non autem ad ostentationem), but it’s not often you win something and when you do, it’s nice to show your appreciation of those who appreciate you. On the 8th May, Liz, Richard and I went to London to the annual AA Awards lunch. [...]

June 7th, 2017|Cromer, Grove News, Hotel, Norfolk News|

Norfolk Friends

Norfolk’s reputation as being inbred is well known. Anyone growing up in Norfolk has had to suffer jokes about marrying siblings and webbed feet from the moment they cross the border. And, while I am sure that many years ago, many remote and rural places gained this reputation deservedly, I am happy to report that [...]

February 7th, 2017|Cromer, Grove News, Norfolk News, Restaurant|

Tidal Surge, again!

Tidal Surge, again. The Norfolk coast, for that matter much of the Southern East coast of England, breathed a sigh of relief this weekend as Poseidon only decided to show a hint of his enormous power through the second tidal surge in three years. Thankfully, the devastation of 2013 wasn’t repeated to such a large [...]

January 18th, 2017|Cromer, Norfolk News|

Cromer in the Winter

  A Christmas day tradition in our family is to go for a stroll down on the beach with a ball or frisbee, a camera and some wellies. It’s a really special time for us as a family, partly because we are not often all together, but partly because the beach is empty, the tide [...]

November 4th, 2016|Cromer, Norfolk News|
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