Heigham Park Norwich

Sometimes it’s easy to forget the amazing places that are right on your doorstep. Norwich is one of those cities with plenty of parks, that make you feel like you’re not in a city. I’ve mentioned the Plantation Gardens before, but this little gem is even closer to my front…

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Foxley Wood

A half an hour drive out the city and you’ll be surrounded by nature in the tranquil setting that is Foxley Wood.  It’s a national nature reserve and a working wood. The trust there have re-purposed ways of using the wood, as it would have been used in times gone…

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TSD FW | Norwich Fashion Week Designers Show 2016

On Tuesday night I headed to Open for the  Norwich Fashion Week Designers Show.  Local designers were showcasing their work under the theme of the circus, it was certainly a creative show! After grabbing a drink we settled down our seats, (a few rows back, so apologies about the pictures) and…

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TSD FW | Intu Chapelfield Style Garden

Welcome to Fashion Week here on The Shelley Diaries. As it’s Norwich Fashion Week, I thought what better way to celebrate! My first Fashion Week event was the Intu Chapelfield Style Garden on Sunday. There were ‘fash mob’ style shows by the Intu Chapelfield retailers every 20 minutes over the weekend, and…

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The Plantation Gardens, Norwich

Tucked away on the edge of the Golden Triangle and the City Centre you’ll find a beautiful, peaceful haven. I’m not sure why I hadn’t discovered The Plantation Gardens before, I’d heard a lot about it, but on New Years Day I finally got to go and explore. It may…

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