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Jane Austen: At Home and On Screen
Jane Austen is a name everyone is familiar with, as her classic works are taught in schools, adapted into screenplays, and still being discovered today as incredible….
Pride: Celebrating LGBTQ+ Stories
As Pride month comes to a close, we wanted to look ahead to the events over HODs that will celebrate local LGBTQ+ stories. From the tales you may have learnt of in popular….
10 Excellent Engineering Events
This year, the Women’s Engineering Society celebrates its centenary – 100 years of inspiring and supporting women engineers, scientists and technologists. From….
Festival Pioneers - Then & Now
In our special anniversary year, what better way to kick off our festival spotlights than introducing some old friends who are still offering new….
Family Culture Day at Catton Park
On 16th September, as part of 2018’s Heritage Open Days, Catton Park with support from Broadland District Council, hosted a family culture day as part of….
Top Ten still to come
Heritage Open Days is in full swing with another 4 days of delights to come! Here are some highlights from our second-weekend extravaganza. Experience opera from the….
England through the ages…
From Neolithic civilisations to code breaking in World War Two, Heritage Open Days offers the perfect chance to explore over 6,000 years of English history. Early….
A Game of Opposites: 5 intriguing pairs
Winter is coming, but not before some fantastic Autumn highlights! A game of opposing pairs gave us a new perspective on the unique, fun and exciting events taking place….
The First Feminist – 3 markers for Mary
Described as the original suffragette, author and free thinker Mary Wollstonecraft was a pioneer of women’s rights. She defied the norms of 18th century society,….