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Norfolk Day and Edmund Paston’s Tombland Tales
Friday 27th July 2018 at 10:30 am to 12:00 pmFree
EDMUND PASTON’S TOMBLAND TALES
To celebrate Norfolk Day and the Paston Footprints 600, the Maids Head Hotel is offering an entertaining and historic talk about this world famous Norfolk family.
“Edmund Paston, the 3rd son of John and Margaret Paston, recounts some of the ups and downs, the good times and the awkward moments of this great Norfolk family in the 15th Century”.
Making use of the wealth of detail in the Paston Letters, Edmund paints an entertaining picture of the Pastons’ life in Norwich at time of plague and civil war.
This entertaining and historic talk will be performed in costume in the Erpingham Room at 11.00am.
This is a ticketed, free event which includes coffee and cake served in the Edith Cavell Room at 10.30am, followed by the talk at 11.00am and concluding with an optional tour to St Peter Hungate Church, any donations to the Norwich Integration Partnership. Tickets available from Eventbrite, limited availability so please book early.