At the end of June we were delighted to receive a visit from Dr Philip Burlingame and his family from Pennsylvania, USA, representing Norwich Township and the lost towns of Norwich (of which now only a few houses remain). (See 'The World Family' pages). Please see our full report here.
Norwich, England, 30th July 2010
Welcome to Professor David Orrick, a Family visitor from Norwich University, Vermont to Norwich UK
On the 30th July 2010 Margaret Ince represented our World Family at a meeting with Professor David Orrick, Department of Justice and Sociology, Norwich University, Vermont. Please click here for our report from Margaret Ince.
Norwich, England, April 2010
Presentation of a Commemorative Rug to the City of Norwich UK from the City of Norwich Ct, re-affirming the friendship that has existed between the two Cities for more than a century.
The handcrafted rug was made by Mayor Ben Lathrop of Norwich Ct.
It commemorates the July 2009 Gathering of Norfolk and Norwich World Family members in Norwich Ct, at the 350th anniversary celebrations of the City's founding by settlers from Norfolk England.
Mayor Lathrop was unable to attend the April 2010 presentation in Norwich UK. The rug was presented on his behalf to Lord Mayor Cllr. Evelyn Collishaw by Norfolk UK members of our Family.
Norwich, England, 09 July 2006
World Family visit from Pennsylvania