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Our next AGM is announced for September 22nd

The Norwich Society's next AGM is being planned for for Wednesday September 22nd from 7pm at The Forum, Norwich.

the event itself will be socially distanced with a limited capacity, we are implementing a postal vote system to ensure everyone can take part. Members will receive a voting ballot paper as well as other documentation in the post.

Public documentation can be viewed here.

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Booking is open for our Heritage Open Days talk

Celebrating Norwich's Architectural Heritage of the Future

Join Vanessa Trevelyan as she reflects back on previous centuries and looks at the modern buildings that we hope will be the architectural heritage of the future, many of which have won Norwich Society Design Awards.

This year the Society has collaborated with the Norfolk Association of Architects and Civic Voice in the 2021 Design and Craftsmanship Awards, and this talk will include some of the nominations for these most recent awards.

This talk is free, but must be pre-booked.

Find out more and book here.

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Our latest 'Aspects of Norwich' publication is now for sale!

Aspects of Norwich, Spring 2021 covers a huge range of topics about Norwich’s history from the modern stained glass in Norwich Cathedral, a look at the city’s Black History and a discussion of how the geology of Anglia Square has impacted its development. The wonderful archive image on the front cover shows Norwich Railway Station as it appeared in 1955, with thanks to the George Plunkett collection.

It's available to buy for £3.50 from Jarrold and City Bookshop, and our members get a copy of all our publications for free... find out more membership here.

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