Category Archives: special events

The Owl Sanctuary 2 opening night 19 February 2016

In one of the sweetest examples of karma, the Owl Sanctuary has risen again little more than two weeks after being forced to close due to the premises being sold in unpleasant and underhand circumstances, by all accounts. Now the Owl … Continue reading

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The Sheringham ’40s Weekender

One of my favourite annual events is The Sheringham 1940s Weekender in which all the stations on the Poppy Line also take part.  The towns are transformed into wartime Britain with protective tape on most of the shop windows, beer … Continue reading

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Owl Sanctuary update 03 February 2016

Great news from the Owl Sanctuary this Wednesday evening!       Firstly apologies for the lack of posts lately, as you can imagine it’s been pretty hectic. Firstly we wanted to thank everyone who came out for our final … Continue reading

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William Croft fundraiser gigs 29 Jan. and 1 Feb. 2016

Among the recent high profile losses to the music world was a local one too. The much-loved Will Croft sadly passed away in Norwich.  He will of course be familiar to all fans of Discharge Lounge, Rammerator, and The Future … Continue reading

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Online music survey for young people in Norfolk, Parrabbola for Music Hub

Parrabbola are working on a research project, on behalf of the Music Hub, and are carrying out an audit to assess the needs and gaps in music provision for 5 to 19 year olds, with a particular emphasis on informal … Continue reading

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Norwich Sound & Vision, Magdalen Celebration 8-10 October 2015

Even by Norwich standards the number of gigs happening is phenomenal and the pace relentless. Trying to stave off tiredness until the following week, the second day of NS&V found me grabbing some pre-gig chips at the Grosvenor Fish Bar … Continue reading

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Refugee Crisis Fundraiser @ Norwich Arts Centre 22 September 2015

Very proud of all the musicians who took part in this event, Dave and Steve of Fine City Blues, Norwich Arts Centre, everyone involved in helping out and of course all who donated. Just over £2,000 was raised on the … Continue reading

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