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Emily Jupp of Milly J Shoes with her Easter Shoe

Milly J Shoes Delivers Easter Shoe to the Maids Head Hotel

11th April 2019

Emily Jupp of Milly J Shoes has delivered her special Easter Shoe to the Maids Head. The shoe will be on display in hotel  reception throughout the Easter period.

Emily is a shoe artist and is creating a series of shoes, linked to key events in the Norwich and Norfolk calendar, for display at the hotel. She crafts her handmade shoes and clips in her shop and studio in Tombland, just across the road from the Maids Head.Read more »

74 Tiger Squadron pilots David Jones and John Atkinson standing in front of a Hawker Hunter at City of Norwich Aviation Museum, in 74 Squadron markings

The 74 (F) Tiger Squadron Association at the Maids Head

3rd March 2019

We were very pleased to welcome 85 members of The 74 (F) Tiger Squadron Association to the Maids Head over the weekend of Friday 1 to Sunday 3 March, on their first visit to Norwich for a reunion.

The reunion included a special dinner in the Minstrel Suite at the hotel and a trip to City of Norwich Aviation Museum, where a new display about Tiger Squadron’s time based at RAF Horsham St Faith (now Norwich International Airport), has just been opened. Read more »

Paul Dickson leading the Rails Trails and Sails Tour in Norwich Cathedral Close

The English National Park Experience Collection

15th February 2019

We are very pleased to announce that the Maids Head Hotel is an accommodation partner with the new English National Park Experience Collection, which has been supported by Visit Britain and Visit England through the Discover England Fund. Read more »

Catherine of Aragon Suite Sitting Room

Catherine of Aragon – New Suite Revealed

14th February 2019

We have completed work on our new suite, which has been named Catherine of Aragon.  Louise Norfolk won a competition on our Facebook page to name the suite and suggested Catherine of Aragon. Her prize is a night’s stay in the suite.Read more »