Norwich is going noir, as it’s time for the Noirwich Crime Writing Festival again! Check out the website here for more information. From the 17th to the 20th of September, the Writer’s Centre will be holding events, including conversations with top crime writers including Lee Child and lectures about crime fiction. In celebration, we’ve been… Continue reading DVD Review: Strangers on a Train (1951)
Noirwich, Norwich’s festival of crime writing, is back this week. If you prefer stylish spies to dark detectives or canny old ladies, we recommend SilverFin, the first in a new series of books about a certain Mr Bond.
The Dragons have arrived! From now until September 5th you will be able to see over eighty painted dragon sculptures on the streets of Norwich. Over one hundred small dragon sculptures will be on display in The Forum, Chapelfield, Castle Mall, The Lanes and other independent retailers. But did you know that Norwich has long… Continue reading Norwich Dragons
Next stop on Jess’ flying tour of the Info Store is the DVD LOBBY, to meet some of the creatures that have appeared on the silver screen. A dragon with a serious crush on a donkey….Shrek is not your typical fairy tale. Shrek is a classical fantasy tale that goes wrong in every single way that you can… Continue reading DVD Review: Dragons on DVD
The Go Go trail is back! From 21st June to 5th September, 85 sculptures will be stationed around the city before they are auctioned off for Norfolk charity Break. Dragons have been around (in one form or another) for more than a millennia, and you can find lots of dragons here in the Information Store. The first in… Continue reading Review: How to Train Your Dragon
Norwich’s status as a UNESCO City of Literature is something to be proud of! The Norfolk and Norwich Festival, which takes place in May each year, is the heart of our local literary scene, and in celebration of the city’s status Writers’ Centre Norwich are taking over the Playhouse for two weeks of author talks,… Continue reading Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2015
Take a selfie with Pac-Man in front of the Forum The Norwich Gaming Festival took place at the Forum this weekend, with a games-themed pub quiz still to come on Friday 10th April. Retro consoles like the NES were available to play alongside new games and apps by local indie developers, and face-painters were on… Continue reading Norwich Gaming Festival