Monthly Archives: September 2014

It’s goodbye from me… (sort of!)

Today marks my last day working for Norfolk Record Office after the best part of four years at NRO, first as  Archive Specialist, and for most of the last year, seconded as Archive Education and Outreach Officer.

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Getting ready for ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ at the Norfolk Record Office

This week, we are working on the final preparations for our Thursday evening event. The event ties-in with the BBC’s Who Do You Think You Are? programme featuring Mary Berry which aired on Thursday, 11 September. Some of the research … Continue reading

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Battle of Britain Day

15 September is Battle of Britain Day and it is commemorated every year on this date.  The Battle of Britain was the aerial conflict between the British and German air forces in the skies over the United Kingdom in 1940.  … Continue reading

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Mary Berry on ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’

A quick post to remind everyone that Mary Berry is on Who Do You Think You Are? this week. Some of the research took place in our very own searchroom, and Mary visited the Record Office whilst learning about her … Continue reading

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Heritage Open Days events coming up!

Another busy week coming up, this time for the Heritage Open Days. On Thursday, 11 September Kären Gaffney, our Education and Outreach Assistant, will be running an archival ambulation. The walk will go past some of the city’s landmarks, before … Continue reading

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Gearing up for the Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival

Well it’s been a busy couple of weeks getting ready for the events we have coming up in September. Starting with the Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival, which promises to be a really good one (fingers crossed the weather is good … Continue reading

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