Spring 2018

Spring has arrived and, although Easter has been a little on the damp side around the country, it’s been relatively dry on the Sheringham Coast, albeit misty. I’d originally planned to head down to The Prairie on my own for a few days to oversee some maintenance work. However, it …

Sheringham Viking Festival 2018

You may be surprised to hear that Sheringham has a rich historical link to Vikings. The town’s name is of Scandinavian origin …

Summer 2017

We’ve had a busy year, with two of our children sitting exams at school, my wife and I both starting new jobs, …

Sheringham’s a Holiday Hotspot

A recent report by Norfolk Country Cottages has named Sheringham and Heacham as the hottest spots for holidays on the North Norfolk …

Walking the Norfolk Coast Path

The Norfolk Coast Path runs from Hunstanton to Sea Palling, across some of the most scenic countryside in the UK, and through the …

Summer 2016

There are plenty of reasons to visit Norfolk this summer, and with the promise of a heatwave, perhaps we will be able to leave …

Normal for Norfolk

There’s a BBC TV show currently on air called “Normal for Norfolk” that follows the rather eccentric gentlemen farmer Desmond MacCarthy as he struggles to keep his …

Musings from a Heatwave

With the unexpected, yet welcome, heatwave that’s upon us, families have flocked to the coast to take advantage of the summer sunshine. …

Review – Hive Door Sensor

We’ve been controlling our central heating with our Hive Active Heating controller for a couple of years now with no complaints (read our …

Review – Hive Active Plug

We’ve been controlling our central heating with our Hive Active Heating controller for a couple of years now with no complaints (read our …