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New civic leaders to be sworn in at Norwich City Council

Published on Friday, 21st May 2021

The new Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich will take on their new civic roles after being ceremonially sworn on Monday.

  • Commemorating the Holocaust

    Published: Tuesday, 26th January 2021

    The city’s key civic institutions will commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day in a virtual ceremony on Wednesday, 27 January.

  • Arrangements for the Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich

    Published: Friday, 15th May 2020

    The city council has formalised plans to make a temporary change to arrangements for the current Lord Mayor and Sheriff by increasing their time in office due to the effects of coronavirus.

  • All invited to Holocaust Memorial Day service

    Published: Tuesday, 21st January 2020

    A public service of remembrance for the Holocaust will take place at 2pm on Monday 27 January at St Peter Mancroft Church in Norwich.

  • Chinese New Year

    Celebrate Chinese New Year in Norwich and support vital advice charities

    Published: Wednesday, 15th January 2020

    Join the Lord Mayor, Sheriff and guests on Monday 3 February for an evening of dinner and fundraising at Riverbank Chinese Buffet Restaurant to welcome in 2020, the Year of the Rat.

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    Lord Mayor and Sheriff sworn in at civic ceremony

    Published: Tuesday, 21st May 2019

    The new Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich have taken on their civic roles after being ceremonially appointed today.

  • Norwich to fly the Commonwealth flag

    Published: Friday, 8th March 2019

    Norwich will join nations from across the globe in raising its Commonwealth flag on Monday 11 March.

  • Local Victoria Cross hero to be honoured in Norwich

    Published: Thursday, 20th September 2018

    A local World War 1 hero will be honoured in Norwich later this month, marking 100 years since he was awarded the highest military decoration.

  • All invited to colourful city celebration

    Published: Friday, 1st June 2018

    A vibrant procession and service to celebrate the start the civic year will recognise the roles of civic heads, local community leaders and volunteers on Sunday 10 June.

  • Real life heroes’ honours to be set in stone

    Published: Wednesday, 16th August 2017

    Two local World War I heroes will be honoured this month as commemorative stones are laid 100 years after they were awarded the highest military decoration, the Victoria Cross.

  • Civic chains

    Making history

    Published: Wednesday, 19th October 2016

    Two fresh pieces of Norwich history are being unveiled as the Lord Mayor and Sheriff have been presented with new civic chains.