If you live in Norfolk, chances are you’ve heard of The Pigs. It’s becoming a bit of an institution – it started life as a lovely country pub, and in recent years it’s been transforming itself into a pub-with-rooms, with its boutique-style accommodation making it a fantastic hotel in its… View Post

I’ve already written about my love of gin and the breakfast cocktail, so it’ll come as no surprise that I’m a sucker for any kind of alcohol-related activity. Wine tasting, brewery tours, gin tasting – I’m there! And, given that Norwich is home to Bullards, the world’s best London dry gin,… View Post

I first came across Godwick when researching wedding venues. The Hall and Great Barn would certainly make a stunning setting for a wedding, and while we eventually decided to go elsewhere (back to my beloved Cley, home to generations of my family and the wonderful Cley Mill), the visit introduced us… View Post

The wind blows through the reed beds on a bright spring day in Cley-Next-The-Sea, a tiny little village on the North Norfolk coast. There’s the faint scent of salt water in the air, the occasional flutter of birds swooping low over the marshes, and the magnificent Cley Mill taking pride of place… View Post

I have a confession to make: I like gin. I like it a lot, in fact. I like it so much that I’m accumulating a vast array of gin-themed items, over and above my ever-growing selection of gins, and I’ve made it my mission to make my way through the… View Post