Get in to Croquet

Get in to Croquet

Croquet is one of those activities that struggles with a reputation for being elitist.  This is probably due to the fact that a decent sized (and flat) garden is needed to be able to play at home, and clubs are few and far between.  Luckily for those of us in Norwich...
The Friendly Park

The Friendly Park

Parks can be new or old, large or small, and urban or wild. The Eaton Park that Ceceile and I have come to know and love in our two years in Norwich is a city park not yet a century old, and so still young by British standards. Eaton is quite large for a city the size...
Nature Events 2017

Nature Events 2017

Tree Identification Walk with Richard Hobbs Saturday 24 June, 10am to midday  Eaton Park has a wonderful range of trees – it’s a real ‘city arboretum’. Richard Hobbs leads this walk around Eaton Park and shows you what to look for so you can...
Music in Eaton Park 2017

Music in Eaton Park 2017

There is ample seating around the bandstand but if it’s a sunny day and you want some shade you can bring a parasol or your own chairs. There’s plenty of space in the shaded colonnade around the bandstand. Norwich City Concert Band Sunday 18 June, 3pm to...
Footgolf

Footgolf

Footgolf is one of the UK’s fastest growing sports – a winning combination of football and golf. You play it on a golf course using a size 5 football. Like golf, the object of the game is to get the ball into the hole in the fewest number of shots...