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Runners mark bistro’s milestone with 10km charity dash

It has been 10 years since The Old Rock Shop Bistro opened in Cromer, so a group of friends decided to get physical to celebrate.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

About 6,000 people have signed an online petition pleading for a well-used coastal bus service to be saved.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

The problem of homelessness across North Norfolk and Broadland is to be tackled with £300,000 over the next three years.

Friday, February 23, 2018

Anticipation was at fever pitch for the opening of the new Sue Ryder charity shop in Cromer today.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Families can get together for a monthly treat at a new film club launched by Cromer Church in the seaside town.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Former premiership midfielder Jim Whitley will be swapping his football boots for tap shoes, when he stars in Crooners, a brand new comedy musical coming to Cromer Pier on March 30.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

The first week of the Enjoy Cromer More Membership Club has seen blackboards offering exclusive offers cropping up all over the town.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Plans to regenerate four north Norfolk market towns with £400,000 have been welcomed by the district’s Liberal Democrat group.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Voters in Cromer and Suffield Park have been invited to an annual town meeting, where they will have the opportunity to ask questions.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

No1 in Cromer has updated their opening times in 2018.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Heart-warming, rainbow-inspired paintings are helping Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital patients along the path to good health, in an exhibition featuring work by Gresham-based artist and therapist Hannah Hardy.

Monday, February 19, 2018

Our Enjoy Cromer More site has gone from strength to strength, and thanks to the support of the local community the platform has had another record breaking month.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Cromer’s lighthouse is one of the defining features of our town’s beautiful piece of coastline.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Parishioners of a Norfolk church have set themselves the challenge of being extra generous this Lent.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

I’ve never understood why people listen to a word Jim Davidson says, let alone laugh at him.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

A member of parliament is encouraging north Norfolk community groups and charities to apply for funding which could see them gain up to £20,000.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Undeniably one of the Cromer’s greatest accomplishments is the thriving and diverse businesses that line the seafront town’s streets.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Comedian Jim Davidson has risked the wrath of people in Cromer after a Facebook rant following his performances at the town’s pier last weekend.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

There’s been a mixed reaction on social media to comedian Jim Davidson’s Facebook rant following his performances at Cromer’s pier on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Monday, February 12, 2018

The family of a “larger than life” character who epitomised the cheer and charm of north Norfolk has welcomed seeing him front an international campaign.

Monday, February 12, 2018

Hundreds of hardy souls braved the icy cold waters of the North Sea for the Boxing Day charity dip at Cromer, and a cheque for £4,450 has been presented to the Stroke Association.

Monday, February 12, 2018

Cromer-based writer, broadcaster and entertainer Keith Skipper is returning to a familiar spot near home for a solo fundraising event.

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Despite the howling wind on the seafront today, volunteers turned out in force to take part in a community litter pick.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

North Norfolk is officially gearing up for summer, as famous festivals taking place in the district launch this year’s events.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

A Cromer crabber is making headlines as he fronts a global campaign for Britain’s national tourism agency.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

People in Cromer do not have long to wait until they have a new place to buy white goods, furniture, clothes and books.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

A central road in Cromer will be closed for four weeks so Norfolk County Council can resurface its footpaths.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

The gem of the Norfolk coast is always associated as being a holiday hotspot throughout the warmer months.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

A toddler in Norfolk has stolen the hearts of viewers after his mum recorded him seeing snow for the first time.

Saturday, February 3, 2018

This week we hear from Adam Bensley, 34, manager of Express News in Cromer’s Church Street.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Better pavements, a swimming pool and drop-in café for young people were among the ideas on a wish list of enhancements to Cromer dreamed up by residents and visitors.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Elisha Hudson is a well-known face around town, having worked at Halsey House and recently being crowned Miss Norfolk. But there’s a lot more to Elisha than meets the eye. In her monthly columns, Elisha will be keeping us up to date on what she’s got planned.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Seemingly suspended above Cromer Pier this evening, a rare blue supermoon bathed stargazers in a soft glow, which reflected on the waves.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Cromer has a lot to offer when it comes to what we do well: fantastic independent food and drink outlets, beautiful beaches and a roaring tourist trade.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

An ‘eternal celebratory tree’ has sprung up outside Cromer Hospital to mark its 150th anniversary and raise money for charity.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

News the BBC1 hit Antiques Roadshow is coming to Cromer Pier has been met with joy by town leaders.

Saturday, January 27, 2018

It has been a constant fixture of her young life for as long as she can remember.

Friday, January 26, 2018

BBC One’s Antiques Roadshow will be celebrating the great British seaside as it heads to Cromer Pier for the first ever time this spring.

Friday, January 26, 2018

Women from the North Norfolk Labour Party met to donate sanitary products to support the initiative at Cromer Foodbank whereby these products are to be made available free without an authorisation slip at all foodbanks over North Norfolk from the 29th January.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

As the end of January nears our Enjoy Cromer More readers have been discussing what they’re looking forward to about spending the warmer months by the seaside.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Recently voted Cromer’s Best Café in polls ran by Enjoy Cromer More, The Old Rock Shop Bistro is to undergo various refurbishment works over the coming weeks.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

A much needed facility could be coming to Cromer thanks to a planning application submitted by a local support organisation.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

A debate about Cromer’s retail identity has sparked on the Enjoy Cromer More facebook page, after a picture of former Burger King staff was published to the group.

Monday, January 22, 2018

Tourism businesses across Norfolk are preparing for a bumper 2018 holiday season as more than a third of British people look to holiday locally this year.

Monday, January 22, 2018

Our Enjoy Cromer More Facebook group was alight with conversation after a nostalgic picture of the notorious Cromer Birdman competition in 1990 was posted on the page.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

This week we hear from Hannah Griffiths, Cromer’s mermaid

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Amateur photographers have until the end of the week to send in their snaps that “capture the spirit” of the 2018 New Year’s Day fireworks display at Cromer Pier.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Improving customer service will be the focus of a free workshop open to business owners across north Norfolk.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Staff at Cromer library will be urging older people and their carers to stay “warm and well” this winter, at an event featuring singing, soup and seated exercise.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Callous thieves have stolen festive lights from three public Christmas trees in Cromer.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Two north Norfolk men with more than 50 years’ experience of rambling between them have been given long service achievement awards.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Thirty people fund-raised for Cromer RNLI by taking part in a fitness event on the beach and pier organised by Unity, a new gym based in Northrepps.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Part of Cromer beach, plus a lordship going back to the Domesday Book, could be yours for £17,500.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A coffee morning in aid of the RNLI will be held next month.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Looking ahead to 2018 one of the highlights of the Cromer calandar will be the Community Open Day.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Defibrillators have been installed in food stores in Wells and Cromer as part of an ambitious scheme by the Co-op to install the lifesaving equipment in a number of their stores and funeral homes.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The closing date is approaching in the inaugural North Norfolk District Council Business Awards – and businesses across the district are being encouraged to put themselves forward to win one of the prestigious titles.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Cromer Soul Club will return to the Cromer Community Centre for another Northern Soul dance night in February.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

North Norfolk business owners are invited to attend ‘Business Marketing’, a conference in Cromer designed to help small and micro businesses improve their marketing knowledge and skills.

Friday, January 5, 2018

A group of north Norfolk singing fans are appealing to music-lovers to exercise their vocal chords, and join one of the area’s most popular classical choirs.

Thursday, January 4, 2018

When Cromer-based scientist-turned-author Rosie Hendry first put pen to paper a few years ago and sent her efforts to short story magazine People’s Friend, she was delighted when the popular weekly title wrote back to say it planned to publish her work.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

A team at Norfolk County Council (NCC) have come up with an innovative way to encourage the region’s residents to get out and about on the network of walking trails that criss-cross the county from Hunstanton to Horsey.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Excitement levels were high in Cromer as the Best of Cromer Awards were handed out to eager business owners.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

A successful business event will be getting a revamp this year as North Norfolk District Council tries to encourage greater networking in the region.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Our business hero today is Paul Kendrick, owner of Country Cars.

Monday, January 1, 2018

An estimated 10,000 people lined the seafront in Cromer to celebrate the start of the new year with a spectacular fireworks display.

Monday, January 1, 2018

Organisers of the annual New Year’s Day fireworks display in Cromer have spoken of their high hopes for this year’s event, after last year’s postponement.

Monday, January 1, 2018

In this Business Hero video from Enjoy Cromer More, we meet Richard Howard, the General Manager of the Cliftonville Hotel.

Friday, December 29, 2017

Today’s Enjoy Cromer More Hero are the owners of the Old Rock Shop Bistro.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Amateur photographers are again being challenged to take a great picture and “capture the spirit” of the annual New Year’s Day fireworks display at Cromer Pier.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

It all started with the idea of walking to the coast during the Christmas holidays.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

A Slimming World consultant from Norfolk was congratulated on helping people lose weight and change their lives by singer and TV presenter Peter Andre.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Hundreds of hardy souls braved the icy cold waters of the North Sea for the Boxing Day dip at Cromer this morning.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

All eyes will be on the skies above Cromer Pier for the traditional New Year’s Day firework display.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

People were jolted out of their afternoon lethargy yesterday when Cromer was name-checked on the Doctor Who Christmas Special.

Friday, December 22, 2017

For those needing some emergency top up treats over the Christmas period, here are the opening hours of the pharmacies and some food stores in Cromer.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

They swept onto the world music stage in a hurricane of bad language, studded leather jackets, rebellion and royal disrespect.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Teachers at a north Norfolk school received an early Christmas present thanks to community fundraisers and a local shop.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Suffield Park Nursery and Infant School in Cromer has been awarded foundation level of the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom.

Friday, December 15, 2017

More than 3,000 north Norfolk residents this year have turned to a foodbank for help in a time of crisis.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

In the third instalment of Enjoy Cromer More’s Business Heroes videos, we speak to Francis Guildea, general manager of the Cromer Pier about the Cromer Pier Show.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

As Enjoy Cromer More introduces you to more of your business owners, we speak to Ian Cutts of IC Sports, Church Street, Cromer.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

In our first Enjoy Cromer More’s Business Heroes videos, we hear from David George Smith, founder of D G Smith Upholsters on Middlebrook Way in Cromer.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Welcome to the Cromer and District Foodbank Late Summer Newsletter! The aim is to inform you about who we are, what’s going on at the Foodbank and also encourage you to continue to support us.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Your fantastic photos of Cromer keep coming to our Facebook group - and here is the latest selection.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Kind-hearted staff at north Norfolk’s largest social landlord have been embracing the true spirit of Christmas – by donating to a ‘Reverse Advent Calendar’ to help less fortunate people enjoy the festive season.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Residents of Cromer who were hit by the extreme flash flooding this summer will be relieved to hear that an investigation has been launched by the Norfolk County Council (NCC).

Monday, December 11, 2017

Writer, broadcaster and entertainer Keith Skipper signed copies of his latest book and enjoyed a mardle at the Jarrold store in Cromer.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Members of a Cromer disability support charity can look forward to a special Christmas party, thanks to a £200 donation from a local bank.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Four volunteer groups have claimed their share of a £21,413.75 pie following a ‘Dragon’s Den’-style pitching event.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

People’s loved ones were remembered at a special service at Cromer Crematorium, the first event of its kind at the venue.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Jobs will be moved out of Britain unless Theresa May secures progress in Brexit negotiations at next week's summit of EU leaders, the CBI warns tonight.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Football fans can become part owners of Cromer Town FC for just £15.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

A new book from Cromer-based Poppyland Publishing digs deeper into the 19th century phenomenon that was Poppyland.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Since launching the Enjoy Cromer More project, we have come to appreciate the level of engagement and positivity there is around the town.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Norfolk’s diverse coastline is one of Britain’s natural highlights.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

When we launched Enjoy Cromer More, the Archant team’s aim was to reflect what a vibrant place Cromer is, as well as raising awareness of local businesses, organisations, clubs and events, while spreading even more local pride.

Monday, December 4, 2017

Veteran Cromer lifeboat supporter Jim Page’s has been honoured for his dedicated work running classes for youngsters on behalf of the RNLI.

Sunday, December 3, 2017

The Cromer Christmas lights switch on was bigger and better than ever as the town’s festive season got into full swing.

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