News

The Norfolk Lieutenancy represents the Crown’s lifelong commitment to the wellbeing of the entire community. In our news section, we hope to bring you meaningful stories from around the county that are uplifting, inspiring and indicative of the generous spirit of Norfolk’s citizens. When times are tough, it is important to celebrate people doing their best and serving their neighbours in whatever way they are able.

  • Special Evensong in Norwich Cathedral commemorates 80th anniversary of D-Day

    Special Evensong in Norwich Cathedral commemorates 80th anniversary of D-Day

    Special Evensong in Norwich Cathedral commemorates 80th anniversary of D-Day Evensong was celebrated

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  • D-Day Commemoration in Cromer

    D-Day Commemoration in Cromer

    D-Day Commemoration in Cromer On 6th June, the Vice Lord-Lieutenant attended a D-Day

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  • Norfolk business Mobility Ways wins King’s Award for a second time

    Norfolk business Mobility Ways wins King’s Award for a second time

    Norfolk business Mobility Ways wins King’s Award for a second time Mobilityways is

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  • Presentation of medals to the Norfolk Constabulary on 22nd March

    Presentation of medals to the Norfolk Constabulary on 22nd March

    Presentation of medals to the Norfolk Constabulary on 22nd March A DL presented

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  • Opening of new Heritage Centre at RAF Sculthorpe

    Opening of new Heritage Centre at RAF Sculthorpe

    Opening of new Heritage Centre at RAF Sculthorpe A uniformed DL recently formally

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  • Design the Badge for the new Norfolk Challenge Award

    Design the Badge for the new Norfolk Challenge Award

    Design the Badge for the new Norfolk Challenge Award During the Platinum Jubilee

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  • East Anglian Maritime Awards

    East Anglian Maritime Awards

    East Anglian Maritime Awards The Norfolk prize giving of the East Anglian Maritime

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  • Citizenship ceremony at County Hall

    Citizenship ceremony at County Hall

    Citizenship ceremony at County Hall On 25th April, Mike Harrowven DL attended the

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  • Norfolk Veterans gather to mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Kohima

    Norfolk Veterans gather to mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Kohima

    Norfolk Veterans gather to mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Kohima

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  • Could you play a leading role in realising King’s Lynn’s potential?

    Could you play a leading role in realising King’s Lynn’s potential?

    Could you play a leading role in realising King’s Lynn’s potential? We’re looking

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  • Royal Norfolk Show – Young Diamonds Tribute

    Royal Norfolk Show – Young Diamonds Tribute

    Royal Norfolk Show – Young Diamonds Tribute. Invitation to take part Mark Nicholas, Managing

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  • New Year’s Honours

    New Year’s Honours

    The Lieutenancy was delighted to welcome the announcement of the New Year’s Honours

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  • Celebrating Age-Friendly Norwich 

    Celebrating Age-Friendly Norwich 

    Recently a Deputy Lieutenant attended an event organised by Age UK Norwich to

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  • Time to reflect in stunning North Norfolk at a special time of year

    Time to reflect in stunning North Norfolk at a special time of year

    The Lady Dannatt MBE shares her thoughts as we approach Christmas. PDF download

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  • Future Projects Christmas hamper donation

    Future Projects Christmas hamper donation

    The Norfolk Lieutenancy represents the Crown’s lifelong commitment to the wellbeing of the

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  • Book launch of ‘Hope – Portraits of my Journey Through Breast Cancer and Covid’

    Book launch of ‘Hope – Portraits of my Journey Through Breast Cancer and Covid’

    Lady Kay Fisher DL recently attended the book launch of ‘Hope – Portraits

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  • Rickshaw rides in Thetford

    Rickshaw rides in Thetford

    Julia Nix DL attended an event in Thetford to support the launch of

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  • Great Norfolk Staycation campaign

    Great Norfolk Staycation campaign

    In October the Lieutenancy ‘spread the word’ about the Great Norfolk Staycation campaign

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  • New Vice Lord-Lieutenant for Norfolk

    New Vice Lord-Lieutenant for Norfolk

    His Majesty The King has approved the appointment of Michael Gurney DL as

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  • Young refugees sailing success

    Young refugees sailing success

    A Deputy Lieutenant recently attended an event hosted by a group of young

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  • Remembrance Sunday services

    Remembrance Sunday services

    On Remembrance Sunday, the Lord-Lieutenant and many of her Deputy Lieutenants attended more

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  • Royal Norfolk Regiment Association – Armistice Day gathering

    Royal Norfolk Regiment Association – Armistice Day gathering

    Over 100 local veterans, army cadets and members of the public gathered at

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  • Blessing of the Crosses

    Blessing of the Crosses

    Great Yarmouth’s annual Blessing of the Crosses ceremony took place on Wednesday, November

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  • Team QEH Awards at Kings Lynn Corn Exchange

    Team QEH Awards at Kings Lynn Corn Exchange

    In early October the Lieutenancy was represented by a DL at the Team

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  • ‘Love Norfolk’ Update

    ‘Love Norfolk’ Update

    Building Stronger Communities The Norfolk Community Foundation (NCF) writes: This year, one of

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  • Coronation Living Heritage Fund

    Coronation Living Heritage Fund

    Launching in August Next month, the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural

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  • Music in the Burnhams

    Music in the Burnhams

    Summer Concerts Music in the Burnhams was formed as ‘Music in Thorpe’ in

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  • The Humanitarian Medal

    The Humanitarian Medal

    The Humanitarian Medal for service in support of human welfare during or in

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  • “Always Norfolk Day”

    “Always Norfolk Day”

    A personal view by Lady Dannatt Reams have been written and masterpieces composed,

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  • Royal Visit to Jewellery Studio

    Royal Visit to Jewellery Studio

    Queen Camilla has visited an award-winning jeweller based in North Norfolk The Queen

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