Sheringham 1940s Weekend 2014

We decided this year it would be fun to participate in Sheringham 1940s Weekend, having missed all the entertainment in previous years, so Mrs B and I arranged sleepovers for the kids, hired costumes and made our plans to travel down to Sheringham. The event runs annually around the third weekend in …

Sunshine on a Rainy Day

Norfolk has a reputation for being a fairly dry part of England, due to much of the wet weather arriving from the …

Classy Norfolk

It’s official! Norfolk has taken the top spot in a list of Britain’s Classiest Counties (The Telegraph Online, 5th June 2014). Whilst the …

Sheringham 1940s Weekend 2013

For one glorious weekend you have the opportunity to turn the clock back 75 years and enjoy a spectacular VE-Day style party …

Top 5 Historic Tourist Attractions

Norfolk is steeped in history and is home to some of England’s best historic tourist attractions. From stately homes in England, including Sandringham, …

Relaxing Norfolk

One of the comments you may often hear about Norfolk is how slow the pace of life is, and for a family …

Wish You Were Here

We’ve been steadily purchasing knick-knacks and pictures for The Prairie to make it more homely. One of the ideas we had was …

Countdown to Spring

The sun has finally made an appearance, the weather reports are less bleak and people are wearing large smiles and sunglasses. It …

Top 10 Family Activities in Norfolk

We’ve visited North Norfolk as tourists for many years and personally consider the Norfolk coast to be a perfect holiday destination for …

Historic Norfolk

I watched the excellent “Walking Through History” (Channel 4) with interest yesterday. In the episode (S2-Ep6) the presenter Tony Robinson (he of …