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The A148 is an English A road entirely in the county of Norfolk.
The AEC Routemaster is a front-engined double-decker bus that was designed by London Transport and built by the Associated Equipment Company (AEC) and Park Royal Vehicles.
Sir Alan Lloyd Hodgkin (5 February 1914 – 20 December 1998) was an English physiologist and biophysicist, who shared the 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Andrew Huxley and John Eccles.
Andrew the Apostle (Ἀνδρέας; ⲁⲛⲇⲣⲉⲁⲥ, Andreas; from the early 1st century BC – mid to late 1st century AD), also known as Saint Andrew and referred to in the Orthodox tradition as the First-Called (Πρωτόκλητος, Prōtoklētos), was a Christian Apostle and the brother of Saint Peter.
The Anglian Combination Football League is an English football league that operates in the East Anglia area.
AstroTurf is a brand of artificial turf playing surface.
BBC Television is a service of the British Broadcasting Corporation.
A bed and breakfast (typically shortened to B&B or BnB) is a small lodging establishment that offers overnight accommodation and breakfast.
Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten of Aldeburgh (22 November 1913 – 4 December 1976) was an English composer, conductor and pianist.
Wilhelmine Margaret Eve "Billa" Harrod (née Cresswell, 1 December 1911 – 9 May 2005), was a British writer and architectural conservationist, best known for saving the mediaeval churches of Norwich, and the wife of the economist Sir Roy Harrod.
The Bittern Line is a railway branch line in Norfolk, England, that links to.
A bog is a wetland that accumulates peat, a deposit of dead plant material—often mosses, and in a majority of cases, sphagnum moss.
British Railways (BR), which from 1965 traded as British Rail, was the state-owned company that operated most of the rail transport in Great Britain between 1948 and 1997.
A broad-leaved, broad-leaf, or broadleaf tree is any tree within the diverse botanical group of angiosperms which has flat leaves and produces seeds inside of fruits.
A byway in the United Kingdom is a track, often rural, which is too minor to be called a road.
Carrow Road is an association football stadium located in Norwich, Norfolk, England, and is the home of Norwich City Football Club.
In church architecture, the chancel is the space around the altar, including the choir and the sanctuary (sometimes called the presbytery), at the liturgical east end of a traditional Christian church building.
Sir Christopher Sydney Cockerell CBE RDI FRS (4 June 1910 – 1 June 1999) was an English engineer, best known as the inventor of the hovercraft.
In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.
Cley next the Sea or, Anglo-Saxon Clæg "clay", is a village and civil parish on the River Glaven in Norfolk, England, north-west of Holt and east of Blakeney.
The counties of England are areas used for the purposes of administrative, geographical, cultural or political demarcation.
Cromer is a coastal town and civil parish on the north coast of the English county of Norfolk.
The Daleks are a fictional extraterrestrial race of mutants principally portrayed in the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who.
The De Vaux (de voe) was an automobile produced by the De Vaux-Hall Motors Company of Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Oakland, California.
Deer (singular and plural) are the ruminant mammals forming the family Cervidae.
Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced by the BBC since 1963.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
Donald Duart Maclean (25 May 1913 – 6 March 1983) was a British diplomat and member of the Cambridge Five who acted as spies for the Soviet Union.
A dragonfly is an insect belonging to the order Odonata, infraorder Anisoptera (from Greek ἄνισος anisos, "uneven" and πτερόν pteron, "wing", because the hindwing is broader than the forewing).
Drosera, commonly known as the sundews, is one of the largest genera of carnivorous plants, with at least 194 species.
Edmund Dawson Rogers (born Holt, Norfolk, England, 7 August 1823, died Finchley, London, 28 September 1910), was an English journalist and spiritualist.
Erskine Hamilton Childers (11 December 1905 – 17 November 1974) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as the 4th President of Ireland from June 1973 to November 1974.
Gareth J. H. Sibson (born 1977) is a writer and broadcaster.
George V (George Frederick Ernest Albert; 3 June 1865 – 20 January 1936) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 6 May 1910 until his death in 1936.
Georgian architecture is the name given in most English-speaking countries to the set of architectural styles current between 1714 and 1830.
Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.
The Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria was celebrated on 20 June 1887 on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of her accession on 20 June 1837.
The Green Flag Award is the benchmark national standard for publicly accessible parks and green spaces in the United Kingdom.
Gresham’s School is an independent coeducational boarding school in Holt in Norfolk, England.
A heath is a shrubland habitat found mainly on free-draining infertile, acidic soils and is characterised by open, low-growing woody vegetation.
High Kelling is a village and civil parish in the north of the English county of Norfolk.
Hospitality refers to the relationship between a guest and a host, wherein the host receives the guest with goodwill, including the reception and entertainment of guests, visitors, or strangers.
Hugh of Cyfeiliog, 5th Earl of Chester (1147 – 1181), also written Hugh de Kevilioc, was an Anglo-Norman magnate who was active in in England, Wales, Ireland and France during the reign of King Henry II of England.
The Inclosure Acts were a series of Acts of Parliament that empowered enclosure of open fields and common land in England and Wales, creating legal property rights to land that was previously held in common.
Sir James Dyson (born 2 May 1947) is a British inventor, industrial design engineer and founder of the Dyson company.
Sir John Gresham (1495 – 23 October 1556) was an English merchant, courtier and financier who worked for King Henry VIII of England, Cardinal Wolsey and Thomas Cromwell.
John Holmes (1703 – 22 December 1760 in Holt, Norfolk) was an 18th-century schoolmaster and writer on education, Master of Gresham's School in Norfolk.
John Charles Walsham Reith, 1st Baron Reith, (20 July 1889 – 16 June 1971) was a Scottish broadcasting executive who established the tradition of independent public service broadcasting in the United Kingdom.
Sir John Tusa (born 2 March 1936) is a British arts administrator, and radio and television journalist.
The keeled skimmer, Orthetrum coerulescens, is a species of dragonfly belonging to the family Libellulidae.
Kieron Williamson (born 4 August 2002) is a watercolour artist from Holt, Norfolk in England.
King's Lynn, known until 1537 as Bishop's Lynn, is a seaport and market town in Norfolk, England, about north of London, north-east of Peterborough, north north-east of Cambridge and west of Norwich.
Lavenham is a village, civil parish and electoral ward in Suffolk, England.
Sir Lennox Randal Francis Berkeley (12 May 190326 December 1989) was an English composer.
The list of closed railway stations in Britain includes the year of closure if known.
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Logie Bruce Lockhart MA (Cantab.) (born 12 October 1921) is a British writer and journalist, formerly a Scottish international rugby union footballer and headmaster of Gresham's School.
In British or Irish history, the lordship of a manor is a lordship emanating from the feudal system of manorialism.
Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.
Sir Matthew Clive Pinsent, CBE (born 10 October 1970) is an English rower and broadcaster.
Melton Constable is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.
Melton Constable was a railway station on the Midland and Great Northern Railway which served the North Norfolk village of Melton Constable from 1882 to 1964.
Arthur Stuart Michael Cummings OBE (born Leeds, Yorkshire, 1 June 1919, died London, 9 October 1997) was a British newspaper cartoonist.
In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.
The Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway, (M&GNJR) was a railway network in England, in the area connecting southern Lincolnshire and north Norfolk.
Norfolk is a county in East Anglia in England.
Norfolk County Council is the top tier local government authority for Norfolk, England.
The Norfolk Orbital Railway — as the Holt, Melton Constable and Fakenham Railway Company — is a community railway project in Norfolk, England, to investigate and with others put in place a cohesive public transport structure for all who live and work in Norfolk as well as visitors.
The Norfolk Wildlife Trust, formerly known as the Norfolk Naturalists' Trust, is one of almost 50 wildlife trusts throughout the United Kingdom managing sites in the English county of Norfolk.
The North East Norfolk League League (currently known under the terms of a sponsorship deal as the Walcott Lighthouse Inn North East Norfolk League) is a football competition based in England.
North Norfolk is a local government district in Norfolk, United Kingdom.
North Norfolk is a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The North Norfolk Railway (NNR) – also known as the "Poppy Line" – is a heritage steam railway in Norfolk, England, running between the coastal towns of Sheringham and Holt.
Norwich (also) is a city on the River Wensum in East Anglia and lies approximately north-east of London.
Norwich Airport is a small international airport in Hellesdon, Norfolk, England, north of Norwich.
Norwich City Football Club (also known as The Canaries or City) is an English professional football club based in Norwich, Norfolk.
Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc), or Anglo-Saxon, is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.
Sarah Caroline Olivia Colman (born 30 January 1974) is an English actress.
Paddy O'Connell (born Guy Patrick O'Connell, 11 March 1966 in Guildford, Surrey) is a British television and radio presenter, working mainly for the BBC.
A parade (also called march or marchpast) is a procession of people, usually organized along a street, often in costume, and often accompanied by marching bands, floats or sometimes large balloons.
Peter Stephen Paul Brook, CH, CBE (born 21 March 1925) is an English theatre and film director who has been based in France since the early 1970s.
A plough (UK) or plow (US; both) is a tool or farm implement used in farming for initial cultivation of soil in preparation for sowing seed or planting to loosen or turn the soil.
A public school in England and Wales is a long-established, student-selective, fee-charging independent secondary school that caters primarily for children aged between 11 or 13 and 18, and whose head teacher is a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC).
Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.
Ralph David Firman Jr. (born 20 May 1975) is an English-born former racing driver who raced under Irish citizenship (his mother Angela is from Ireland) and an Irish-issued racing licence.
Sir Richard Gresham (c.1485 – 21 February 1549) was an English mercer, Merchant Adventurer, Lord Mayor of London, and Member of Parliament.
Richard Anthony Hand (27 November 1960 – 26 March 2011), was an English classical guitarist.
The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) is a species of pine that is native to Eurasia, ranging from Western Europe to Eastern Siberia, south to the Caucasus Mountains and Anatolia, and north to well inside the Arctic Circle in Scandinavia.
Sebastian Lewis Shaw (29 May 1905 – 23 December 1994) was an English actor, director, novelist, playwright and poet.
Sheringham (population 7,367) is an English seaside town within the county of Norfolk in the United Kingdom.
Sheringham High School is a secondary school and sixth form located in the town of Sheringham in the English county of Norfolk.
Sheringham railway station is the northern terminus of the Bittern Line in Norfolk, England, serving the town of Sheringham.
Sienna Tiggy Guillory (born 16 March 1975) is an English actress and former model.
A Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in Great Britain or an Area of Special Scientific Interest (ASSI) in the Isle of Man and Northern Ireland is a conservation designation denoting a protected area in the United Kingdom and Isle of Man.
Sphagnum is a genus of approximately 380 accepted species of mosses, commonly known as peat moss.
A steeple, in architecture, is a tall tower on a building, topped by a spire and often incorporating a belfry and other components.
Sir Stephen Harold Spender CBE (28 February 1909 – 16 July 1995) was an English poet, novelist, and essayist who concentrated on themes of social injustice and the class struggle in his work.
Suffolk is an East Anglian county of historic origin in England.
Thatching is the craft of building a roof with dry vegetation such as straw, water reed, sedge (Cladium mariscus), rushes, heather, or palm fronds, layering the vegetation so as to shed water away from the inner roof.
Thomas Girdlestone (Holt, Norfolk, 1758 – 25 June 1822) was an English physician and writer.
Thomas Henry Wintringham (15 May 1898 – 16 August 1949) was a British soldier, military historian, journalist, poet, Marxist, politician and author.
Thomas Nicholas Youngs (born 28 January 1987, in Norwich, England) is a rugby union player who plays as a hooker for Leicester Tigers and England.
Wystan Hugh Auden (21 February 1907 – 29 September 1973) was an English-American poet.
Walter Giffard (c.1225 – April 1279) was Lord Chancellor of England and Archbishop of York.
The wards and electoral divisions in the United Kingdom are electoral districts at sub-national level represented by one or more councillors.
A watermill or water mill is a mill that uses hydropower.
Sir William Stanley KG (c. 1435 – 16 February 1495) was an English soldier and the younger brother of Thomas Stanley, 1st Earl of Derby.
Woodland, is a low-density forest forming open habitats with plenty of sunlight and limited shade.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.