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Royal Coronations and Celebrations Talk

Georgette Vale Published: 01 February 2024

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Old photo of King George V and Queen Mary
King George V and Queen Mary.

Wymondham Heritage Society presents monthly talks on local history. The next one will take place on Thursday 22nd February 2024 at 7:30pm in Fairland Hall.

Phyllida Scrivens will present her talk titled “Royal Coronations and Celebrations in Norwich during the first half of the 20th century. Back then, Norwich celebrated in style, including decorated streets, church services, gun salutes, processions, cycle races, competitions and brass bands all recorded and reported in the local newspapers. This talk is accompanied by a display of items from Phyllida's personal collection of original printed programmes, postcards and memorabilia, including beautiful China teacups.

Entry to the talk is free for WHS members and for visitors it’s only £2. Visit thewhs.org.uk for more information about the Heritage Society.

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