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Iceni Magazine | October 17, 2017

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Remember, Remember To Build A Den For Your Doggy This November

October 17, 2017 |

Dogs Trust Snetterton advise dog owners how to make their pets feel safe ahead of firework season

Dogs Trust, the UK’s leading dog welfare charity, is urging dog owners to build a ‘doggy den’ in their … Read More

Study Finds Dinner Table Chatter is Dying Thanks To Modern Technology

October 17, 2017 |

Modern families are now more likely to text or email at the dinner table than discuss their day, a study has found.

Historically, the evening meal was the time for busy families to sit down together, unwind and … Read More

Maternity training project at NNUH receives national praise

October 17, 2017 |

Training and teaching methods used within the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital’s maternity department will be shared as best practice as part of a national campaign to improve safety.

Earlier this year, a team from the maternity department … Read More

Join parents and NNUH staff to support Premature Baby Day

October 17, 2017 |

Parents and staff at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) will be taking part in a charity walk next month in aid of the hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) fund, part of the NNUH charity, and Bliss, the … Read More

How to choose the perfect Real Christmas Tree

October 16, 2017 |

with David Mitchell, the UK’s real tree expert

  1. Don’t wait until the last minute to buy your tree – they are all cut around the same time [At Wyevale Garden Centres we cut ours late October … Read More

Talented youngsters to take on new show in latest production

October 16, 2017 |

Talented youngsters will be taking on a new show when Norfolk Youth Music Theatre stages its latest production.

Director Adrian ConnelI was recently tipped off about a show, The Battle of the Boat, that had just been written and was … Read More

Christmas comeback for best-selling kids advent calendar

October 16, 2017 |

BEST-SELLING KIDS ADVENT CALENDAR MAKES A CHRISTMAS COMEBACK The contents of the Tinc Advent Calendar are a closely-guarded secret, making it hugely popular among children and parents

An advent calendar for children that completely sold out by mid-November last … Read More

Deepdale Christmas Market 2017

October 16, 2017 |

With less than two months to go until the ninth Deepdale Christmas Market, our thoughts are very much turning to the festive season and the preparations for the biggest event of our year. Deepdale Christmas Market takes place on Friday … Read More

Fairhaven Garden – October Half Term Events

October 16, 2017 |

Explore the natural world at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham during October half term, with Grow Your Own Oak Tree Week (October 20 to 29), Hedgehog Day (October 21) and Fungi Foray (October 28).

Grow Your Own … Read More

Top 10 Health & Wellbeing Gifts For Him & Her

October 13, 2017 |

1. Bento Box – £17.95 – Box Appetit

Perfect for those portion controlled diets, at half the size of the original lunch box whether it’s a breakfast burrito, mid-morning snack, rice, pasta or sushi this lunch box … Read More

Early success for ‘Proud to be an NNUH flu fighter’ campaign

October 13, 2017 |

In the first week of its “Proud to be an NNUH flu fighter!” campaign, the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital has already vaccinated 14% of its 7,500 staff.

NNUH is aiming for as many staff as possible to … Read More

PAUL YOUNG and special guests CHINA CRISIS announce Spring 2018 UK Tour

October 13, 2017 |

Coming to NORWICH – Waterfront on Saturday 17th February!

Tickets on sale now

Born on 17th January 1956, Paul Anthony Young was the middle child of three.  His  interest  in  music  dates  back  to  when  he  was  very  young,  when  … Read More

New Etiquette Guide Aimed at Modern Brits Who Have Lost Their Phone Manners

October 13, 2017 |

Bad Phone Etiquette Failing to say goodbye, hanging up while someone is still talking and rarely answering the phone are among the most annoying mobile phone habits, it was revealed yesterday (12/10/2017).

Experts have unveiled the modern guide … Read More

Residents In East Anglia Smile 11 Times A Day

October 13, 2017 |

The average adult living in East Anglia smiles 11 times every day – and more than 232,000 times over their lifetime, it has emerged.

The summer sunshine is most likely to trigger a grin, followed by a compliment … Read More

Millions of Brits have spent hundreds on car repairs over the last year

October 12, 2017 |

But most have NO IDEA what they were for

The average owner has forked out £342 on garage bills over the last 12 months, with more than one in ten paying up to £1,000.

One in Five Brits Still Dread Friday the 13th

October 12, 2017 |

Millions of Brits are terrified of Friday the 13th, a study has found.

Researchers found around one in five of the population dread the arrival of what is traditionally known as the scariest date on the calendar.

Spooktastic, family fun at intu Chapelfield this half term

October 10, 2017 |

Free Halloween-themed craft activities and safe trick or treating

Halloween is creeping up and intu Chapelfield has some spook-tacular family activities lurking around the corner with its half term Kids’ Club. From Wednesday 25 October to Sunday 29 … Read More

Heavy Rain, Backseat Drivers and Spiders in the Car Among Common Motoring Distractions

October 9, 2017 |

Heavy rain, backseat drivers and spiders or bugs in the car are among the most common motoring distractions, it has emerged.

Researchers who carried out a detailed study also found debris on the road, children squabbling in the … Read More

Kings Lynn: Tickets Released for the Mediaeval Baebes’ Christmas Carol Tour

October 9, 2017 |

St Nicholas Chapel, Kings Lynn, Sunday 10th December

With the year drawing to an end and just three months until Christmas is upon us, tickets are now available for the much awaited Mediaeval Baebes Christmas Carol Tour which … Read More

Norwich: Tickets Released for the Mediaeval Baebes’ Christmas Carol Tour

October 9, 2017 |

Norwich Cathedral, Saturday 2nd December

With the year drawing to an end and just three months until Christmas is upon us, tickets are now available for the much awaited Mediaeval Baebes Christmas Carol Tour which is taking place … Read More

Millions of British Workers Shy Away From Discussing Mental Health With Colleagues

October 9, 2017 |

Millions of British workers would shy away from discussing mental health issues with colleagues amid a fear they could jeopardise their career, it has emerged.

Researchers uncovered the worrying statistic following a study carried out among 2,000 employees … Read More

Key challenges to think about when moving office

October 6, 2017 |

Relocating to a new office is sometimes inevitable for a growing business.

There are various factors such as space and location which may compel a company to move, however whatever the motivation, moving to a new office shouldn’t … Read More

Meet The One Broker Group’s Graduate Recruits

October 6, 2017 |

The One Broker Group invests in future generations by recruiting four University Graduates.

The four individuals are local to Norwich and Cambridge, having moved back from University in various areas of the UK. Joining the ranks of the … Read More

Wymondham Abbey is looking for volunteers

October 6, 2017 |

Have you got a few hours a week to spare? Do you want to spend some of your free time in a really worthwhile way?

Wymondham Abbey is looking for more volunteers to act as welcomers and shop … Read More

Pregnant women to self refer to hospital midwifery service

October 4, 2017 |

From mid-October,  women will be able to self-refer to the midwifery service at  the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, from six weeks of pregnancy, by completing an electronic form on the hospital’s website. 

The form can be completed on a … Read More

Know Your Normal – How Well Do We Know Our Bodies?

October 4, 2017 |

Everyone remembers sitting through biology lessons at school learning about the human body, but most of us don’t learn much more about our bodies after that, unless something goes wrong. 

Our bodies are complex machines, with different parts … Read More

Nine out of Ten Brits are Frequently Suffering ‘Brain-Fade’

October 4, 2017 |

Millions of Brits regularly suffer from ‘brain-fade’, a study has found.

Researchers found nine out of ten of us frequently endure moments when our minds go blank and we walk into rooms and totally forget what we went … Read More

A review: nor(DEV):biz October 2017

October 4, 2017 |

The idea “Networking” strikes fear into the heart of many techies, but Norfolk Developers Business or nor(DEV):biz is different.

The idea behind the monthly meetings over dinner at the Library Restaurant is to get tech companies in Norwich … Read More

It’s a ‘yappy’ ever after for long-term lodger at Dogs Trust Snetterton

October 3, 2017 |

Bonnie Found Her Heroes Tails are wagging at Dogs Trust Snetterton as they celebrate a long-term lodger being homeward bound, after being cared for by staff for almost five years.

With over 44,140 visitors having walked past her … Read More

October News From The Benjamin Foundation

October 3, 2017 |

Do You Have a Heart and a Home? Operating throughout Norfolk and Suffolk, The Benjamin Foundation has been bringing hope, opportunity, stability and independence to children, young people and families for almost 25 years. 

We currently help around … Read More

Graham Bell Towed on Skis Across Arctic Circle at Almost 120mph

October 3, 2017 |

This is the moment former Winter Olympian Graham Bell set a world record by being towed across the Arctic Circle at almost 120mph – on SKIS.

Bell, 51, braved temperatures of -28C for the daring attempt at Jaguar … Read More

WIN TICKETS To The Parent And Baby Show

September 30, 2017 |

5th November at Carrow Road, Norwich The Parent and Baby Show are extremely excited to be hosting East Anglia’s brand-new baby show in the grounds of Norwich City Football Club this winter.

The show is aimed at parents-to-be … Read More

Charity urges dog owners to update dog’s microchip details

September 28, 2017 |

Hundreds Of Dogs Will Never See Their Owners Again Because Their Microchip Details Were Not Up-To-Date

–       4,139 instances of stray dogs picked up by Local Authorities in the region last year

–       Down 5% compared to … Read More

Doting Dog Owners Will Spend More Than £18,000 Over Their Pet’s Lifetime

September 28, 2017 |

Doting dog owners will fork out more than £18,000 over their pet’s lifetime, according to new research.

The study, carried out ahead of World Animal Day (4 October), shows that during the course of just one year, food, … Read More

The Trick To The Perfect Nights Sleep Has Been Revealed

September 26, 2017 |

Research has revealed the formula for a perfect night’s sleep – a room temperature of 16 degrees Celsius, curling up on your right hand side… and a few pages of a good old fashioned book before bed.

The … Read More

Wymondham Abbey hosts fabulous festival of guilt-free food and drink

September 25, 2017 |

Wymondham Abbey Harvest Veggie Fest

Saturday, September 23

On a day that felt more like summer than the start of autumn, Wymondham Abbey’s Harvest Veggie Fest was packed to the rafters.

The crowds came … Read More

Paint the town Purple as Norwich secures prestigious Purple Flag status

September 25, 2017 |

It’s official, Norwich has been recognised as a beacon of excellence in how the city centre manages the evening and night time economy.

Receiving a national accolade, Norwich has been awarded the prestigious Purple Flag status, which is … Read More

New assessment service at NNUH to enhance care for older patients in Norfolk

September 25, 2017 |

Next month (October) the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital will be launching a new ambulatory service aimed at enhancing the care given to older people in Norfolk and enabling those who require a specialist assessment to get it as quickly … Read More

AnySharp Pro – A Cut Above The Rest!

September 22, 2017 |

For diamond precision every time think AnySharp Pro, restoring the bluntest of knifes back to their full working ability.

So whether it’s slicing meat, dicing vegetable or carving the Sunday Roast be sure to have the AnySharp Pro by … Read More

How to Plan a Day Trip to London

September 22, 2017 |

As much as there’s plenty to do in Norfolk and elsewhere in the east of England, sometimes you just need a day trip to London.

A bustling city, a melting pot of cultures and an unrivalled buzz that only comes … Read More

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