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Explore West Norfolk presentations

Explore West Norfolk Invitation with pictures of a Church, a windmill, Castle Rising and a wood.

Published: Thursday, 11th April 2019

Three iconic venues will host the launch of the new apps and website to boost rural tourism in west Norfolk.

Local businesses are invited to pop along to the free-to-attend launch events of Explore West Norfolk.

The old fire station in one of Norfolk’s oldest market towns is the location of the first presentation when Discover Downham Heritage Centre opens its doors on Monday 15 April between 1:00pm and 4:00pm.

The second venue, Walpole St Peter Church, has been called the Queen of the Marshlands and Cathedral of The Fens. The church hosts the second presentation on Tuesday 23 April, between 1:00pm and 4:00pm.

The final launch event is hosted by the fully restored Bircham Windmill on Friday 26 April, between 1:00pm and 4:00pm.

These free-to-attend launch events are available for people to try the apps and the website and find out how to join in.

Free refreshments will be available and people are welcome to drop in at any time between 1:00pm and 4:00pm.

By downloading the Explore West Norfolk app, you can discover a wide selection of captivating castles, medieval churches, famous historic houses, along with our nature reserves and wildlife.

The Walk West Norfolk app brings together hundreds of miles of selected walks and cycle routes throughout west Norfolk. Follow the app while walking or cycling around the area.

Supported by Borough Council of King's Lynn & West Norfolk and funded by the LEADER programme. Search for “Explore West Norfolk” and “Walk West Norfolk” in the app store or visit

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