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Iceni Magazine | October 22, 2016

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Four governors sought for Norfolk’s largest hospital

October 21, 2016 |

Local people will have the opportunity to put their name forward as a governor at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust as the election gets underway to fill vacancies for four public governors.

The role … Read More

Vue Norwich Hosts Brand New Cinema Experience

October 20, 2016 |

Interactive Little Screen events for 3-6 year olds and their families launch this October

Little Screen, a brand new interactive cinema experience created exclusively for families and young children is coming to Vue Norwich.

Featuring two showings … Read More

Making History with new Civic Chains for the Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich

October 19, 2016 |

Local goldsmith Sonkai, a family business working in the centre of Norwich won the commission with a design telling a story of Norwich through motifs depicting significant cultural aspects of the city.

The chains have the … Read More

10 Travel Experiences From To Confront Your Real Fears This Halloween

October 18, 2016 |

Do you really want to be scared this Halloween? Instead of watching a horror movie or visiting a haunted house, confront your real fears by tackling them head on.

The experts at™ have compiled a list of … Read More

What are your feet trying to tell you?

October 18, 2016 |


Have you noticed a change in the appearance of your feet? Perhaps your ankles are looking swollen or you never seem to have toasty toes? You may not think … Read More

Disused Phone Box Becomes World’s Smallest Museum

October 18, 2016 |

These pictures show what’s believed to be the world‘s smallest museum – a disused phone box that tells the history of the local village.

The tiny attracttion includes etched glass, old photographs and information on the history of Warley, near … Read More

Vote for Norwich to win Britain’s best high street

October 18, 2016 |

Norwich’s Castle/Arcade District has been named as one of the country’s best high streets by being shortlisted in the third annual Great British High Street competition.

Nominated by Norwich Business Improvement District (BID), the Castle/Arcade district’s application has … Read More

The Autumn Beach Clean – Calling East Coast Seaside Lovers

October 18, 2016 |

Thousands of seaside lovers from across Great Britain are being encouraged to grab a pair of ‘beach clean gloves’ to help Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) rid our coastline of marine litter this October.

Thanks to support … Read More

Green Halloween at Wymondham Abbey Saturday 29 October

October 18, 2016 |

Try something different for Halloween this year. Wymondham Abbey is hosting a special nature themed Green Halloween on Saturday 29 October at 4.30pm.

It’s an event for all ages with bat-detecting, bug-hunting, craft activities, homemade … Read More

It’s time for the Norwich Science Festival!

October 17, 2016 |

Celebrating science in Norwich: Tuesday 18 – Sunday 30 October 2016

The first, city-wide Science Festival takes place from 18 – 30 October and will celebrate Norwich as a world-class city of science. Organised by The Forum, with … Read More

7 Everyday Life Struggles When You Take the Bull by the Horns

October 17, 2016 |

Every day we face challenges in our life, even more than people seem to realize in Ireland. Some people have a seemingly easy life where they are carefree just about every day, while other people go from one … Read More

Fairhaven Garden’s Hillbilly Halloween Party Monday 31 October

October 17, 2016 |

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden at South Walsham invites you to a spooky Hillbilly Halloween Party, on Monday 31 October, from 6pm to 8pm. 

Join us for a darn tootin’ Hillbilly Halloween party! Explore the creepy woodland trail … Read More

Can SkinTrack Turn Your Wrist into a Gaming Arena?

October 17, 2016 |

 “Skin” (CC BY 2.0) by diongillard

When it comes to gaming, mobile apps are now all the rage. From strategy games and shoot ’em ups to casino games, the entire entertainment spectrum is now covered. In fact, according … Read More

Talking about Talking Tech 2016!

October 17, 2016 |

We were thrilled to be an exhibitor at this year’s Talking Technology, an annual event hosted by Norfolk Chamber focusing on ‘Unlocking Digital Growth’. Each year the event aims to develop the use of digital skills and innovative … Read More

What do over 17 million Brits have in common?

October 14, 2016 |

Shocking new statistics on acne revealed

Do you feel that you constantly have stubborn breakouts of spots?  You are not alone, with over 17 million Brits claiming to suffer from acne at some point in their lives, … Read More

Lord Baker Community Fund Supports Local Charities with Over £15,000 Donations

October 14, 2016 |

The Lord Baker Community Fund which is managed by the Norfolk Community Foundation on behalf of Lord Russell Baker of Little Moulton are pleased to announce a share of over £15,000 has been made to Norfolk Accident Rescue … Read More

Vikings Scrum Down With Mitsubishi Dealership

October 14, 2016 |

NORFOLK rugby club, North Walsham Vikings, have struck a deal with Mitsubishi dealer Constitution Motors to give their latest signing the wheels to begin an ambitious schools’ programme.

The three-year deal between the … Read More

Fairhaven Garden – October Half Term Activities

October 14, 2016 |

It’s Grow Your Own Oak Tree Week at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham from Saturday 22 October to Sunday 30 October, daily 10am to 5pm. Head into the garden and forage for your own acorn, then … Read More

Norfolk based FBS Publishing gets a Twitter Boost from Theo Paphitis.

October 12, 2016 |

A Norfolk‐based firm has received a business boost from Retail Entrepreneur Theo Paphitis.

Last week, Theresa Cutts from Watton, co-owner of FBS Publishing, tweeted Theo about the business during ‘Small Business Sunday’ and was one of twelve … Read More

Fang-tastic fun at intu Chapelfield this October half-term

October 12, 2016 |
  • Free-ky activities from Wednesday 26 until Sunday 30 October, including the first ever frighteningly fantastic Big Trick or Treat.

Halloween is fast approaching with eerie things going on at intu Chapelfield this October half-term.  … Read More

Fake Bake Launches Cashmere Me Range

October 12, 2016 |

Fake Bake Beauty At Home unveil Cashmere Me Home Fragrance Range

You’ve had a hectic day at work, the car wouldn’t start, your killer heels are pinching and you’ve ripped a ladder in your tights and all you … Read More

Norwich’s First Rooftop Bar and Restaurant Opens 14th October 2016

October 12, 2016 |

Rooftop Gardens – the first and only rooftop bar and restaurant in Norwich will open on 14th October 2016.

Located on the top floor of The Union Building on Rose Lane, Rooftop Gardens boasts breathtaking, panoramic views of … Read More

Artist returns to city with unseen paintings

October 12, 2016 |

One of the region’s most established artists is set to return to Norwich with a collection of new, unseen paintings. 

Susan Gunn, known for her dynamic works which explore the possibilities of paint on canvas, will show her … Read More

Moving on – Fire and Flame set for pioneering adventure in Welsh valleys

October 12, 2016 |

Moving home lock, stock and nut-barrel to the other side of the country can be a logistical nightmare. Especially when your family has earned a reputation for being compulsive hoarders.

Mid October is the time of year when … Read More

Attleborough Players Production of St. Tabitha’s

October 12, 2016 |

“Attleborough Players are putting on a production called ‘St. Tabitha’s’ a musical play written by David Barrett.

On Friday 28th October at 7.30 p.m. and Saturday 29th October at 2:30 p.m. at Connaught Hall, Attleborough.

Tickets … Read More

Lawyers, musicians and singers join forces to Phil city with classic delight

October 12, 2016 |

A Norwich law firm was already an energetic teenager when, in 1841, the city gave birth to a new music society.

During the following 175 years, Hansells and the Norwich Philharmonic have each thrived. Over the generations both … Read More

Giggling Squid Brings The Flavours Of Thailand To Norfolk

October 11, 2016 |

New Site Launches In Norwich

Popular and innovative Thai restaurant family, Giggling Squid, is delighted to announce its latest opening in Tombland, Norwich today. Giggling Squid has established a loyal following and is famed for … Read More

Grow your Business’s new offices

October 11, 2016 |

After years of helping other businesses grow, “Grow Your Business” has decided it is time to grow itself. 

Tim Vogel and Annie Turner would like to announce that Grow Your Business has taken … Read More

Hundreds Of People Queue For Hours For Mystery Tattoo

October 11, 2016 |

Tattoo fans were queuing for over seven hours for the chance to have a free inking – but they have no idea what they’re getting.

Hundreds of people lined the street overnight for their chance to put their arm … Read More

Ways To Enjoy A Positive Autumn

October 11, 2016 |

Article By Susan Leigh

Susan Leigh, Altrincham Counsellor and Hypnotherapist has just published her third book, 101 Days of Inspiration #tipoftheday (ISBN 9781910275160) based on her social media series. A glossy, pocket-sized book, it’s full of inspirational quotes … Read More

NNUH holds inaugural Inspirational Fundraising Awards

October 11, 2016 |

The Norfolk and Norfolk University Hospital has just held its first annual Fundraising Awards.

The Inspirational Fundraising Awards were set up to honour the hard work and contribution of community fundraisers who support the hospital charity. 

Six awards … Read More

Dipple & Conway’s ‘Now You See It’

October 10, 2016 |

Family activities and archive collection at the

Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell (October half-term)

  • Archive exhibition (20th–29thOctober): A collection of optical items from the past 100 years
  • Now You See It (25th–28th October): Half-term children’s … Read More

UEA Choir and Symphony Orchestra perform three grand Russian masterpieces

October 10, 2016 |

The University of East Anglia Choir and Symphony Orchestra will perform three of the greats in the Russian repertoire, on Friday 18 November at 7.30pm at St Andrews Hall, Norwich.

Comprising students, staff and members of … Read More

Fairhaven Volunteer Wildlife Survey Reveals Garden’s Secrets

October 10, 2016 |

Trevor ‘Tabs’ Taberham, Volunteer Wildlife Warden, began a full entomology survey of Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden in May. It is the first time that an entomology survey has been carried out in the garden.

Assisted … Read More

Best of England #InspiringDiscovery Campaign

October 7, 2016 |

Best of England, the Lewes based, beautiful online resource for what to see and do and where to eat, visit and stay throughout England are currently running their #InspiringDiscovery campaign on Twitter throughout October and November with the goal of … Read More

Festive Cocktail Creations This Christmas

October 7, 2016 |

Why not try one of Parlay’s festive tipples sure to warm the cockles on these cold, crisp wintery nights. This hidden gem is something surely not to missed! To be enjoyed with friends and family its … Read More

STI Myths: 1 in 10 adults believe they can contract an STI from a toilet seat

October 7, 2016 |

It seems that many of us still believe myths around Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), according to an eye-opening new survey.

In a study carried out into the myths surrounding STIs by online pharmacy, Pharmacy2U, one in ten UK adults … Read More

Times They Are A Changin’

October 7, 2016 |

At Deepdale Backpackers & Camping

This week, the original creators of Deepdale Backpackers & Camping are back at the helm for the first time in seven years. Jason Borthwick and a whole new team, headed by Chris Haycock, … Read More

Brits Only Get 47 Minutes of Peace and Quiet a Day

October 7, 2016 |

The average British adult gets just 47 minutes of peace and quiet a day, according to research.

Our waking hours are bombarded with everything from constant mobile phone update ‘pings’ and barking dogs to neighbours’ leaf-blowers and offspring … Read More

Financial comparison website developed in Norfolk is set to challenge the international giants

October 7, 2016 |

A financial comparison site developed in Norfolk is now competing with the country’s top household names after being shortlisted for the prestigious Website of the Year Award. has stormed into the comparison market and is now in a … Read More