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.

  • Royal Norfolk Show – Young Diamonds Tribute

    Royal Norfolk Show – Young Diamonds Tribute

    Royal Norfolk Show – Young Diamonds Tribute. Invitation to take part The theme for

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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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  • East Anglian Maritime Awards

    East Anglian Maritime Awards

    Recognising the achievements & contributions of young people in fresh & salt water

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  • Norfolk Day 2023

    Norfolk Day 2023

    Norfolk Day turns six Spearheaded by the Eastern Daily Press (EDP), Norwich Evening

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  • Run Norwich

    Run Norwich

    Best 10k in the UK Despite some serious challenges presented by winds of

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  • ‘The Times’ Best Beaches

    ‘The Times’ Best Beaches

    East of England Winners Holkham, Brancaster and Cromer

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  • No Limits Norfolk

    No Limits Norfolk

    Fully Inclusive Dance Company No Limits Norfolk are a fully inclusive dance company

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  • The Sue Lambert Trust

    The Sue Lambert Trust

    Supporting Victims of Sexual Crime Sue Lambert Trust is a Norfolk charity providing

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  • Community Champions Tribute

    Community Champions Tribute

    At the Royal Norfolk Show 2023 In acknowledgement of the Coronation of Their

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  • Flourish Awards 2023

    Flourish Awards 2023

    The Flourish Ambition We want Norfolk to be a county where all children

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  • The Norfolk Superhero Challenge

    The Norfolk Superhero Challenge

    The 2023 Norfolk Superhero challenge took place on 10th June and has so

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  • Empowering Communities

    Empowering Communities

    What is Empowering Communities? The Empowering Communities Partnership is a partnership delivered by

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