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Experience Norfolk takes over the reins…

Last week, we launched our new Norfolk Natter blog at the Experience Norfolk website. Rather than duplicating content, all our future posts will be published at Experience Norfolk only. Thank you for visiting the Norfolk Diary blog at this website. … Continue reading

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Blakeney Quay, Norfolk

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Gorgeous Norfolk Sunset

The mix of blue sky and dramatic clouds has provided beautiful sunsets almost every evening for the past few weeks. This one was snapped on my phone at the village of Hunworth on my way home a few days ago.

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Swallowtail Butterfly, Briston

Photographed in my garden (Briston, north Norfolk) this afternoon. This large butterfly was sheltering from the rain on my Fennel foliage and seemed to spread it’s wings out especially for the photograph! Norfolk is well known for this quite rare … Continue reading

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Rapeseed lights up the Norfolk landscape

Fields of rapeseed are very dominant at the moment. The recent heavy rains have seen crops flourishing. The bright yellow rapeseed flowers against the dark blue rain clouds creates some beautiful landscape scenery. This is Hunworth near Holt, a location I shot … Continue reading

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The legend of Poppyland and The Garden of Sleep

The writer and journalist, Clement Scott, is generally believed to have first coined the term, ‘Poppyland’ in 1885. Following the arrival of the Great Eastern Railway at Cromer in 1877, Scott made a visit to north Norfolk and strolled from … Continue reading

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Visiting the seals at Horsey, Norfolk

After gorging on far too much food and drink over Christmas and the New Year we headed to Horsey Gap, half way between Happisburgh and Caister on the Norfolk coastline. It’s always very bracing to walk along the beach and … Continue reading

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A visit to the Thursford Collection

Thursford is best known for its famous Christmas Spectacular which I’m yet to visit but is widely hailed as a ‘must do’. It’s always widely praised and highly recommended. So I’m looking forward to experiencing the Christmas show at some … Continue reading

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Fungi hunting in Norfolk

This is an excellent time of the year for finding weird and wonderful Fungi. The parks and countryside in Norfolk offer lots of opportunities for Fungi hunters. Fungi are an interesting and relatively easy subject to photograph. And at the … Continue reading

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Beautiful Autumn sunset – Thursford, 4pm

Photograph taken 10/11/2011 15:57 between Thursford and Melton Constable The nights are drawing in as Winter approaches…

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