The Saltmarsh Series

Many think of the Saltmarsh Coast of North Norfolk as a place apart. But why is this coastline so special and so unique? And what are the challenges and opportunities faced by those who live, work and visit? Find out during the Saltmarsh Series – a set of lectures, talks and debates about this very special part of Norfolk. The first series (July – December) begins with The Sea:

Thursday 20th September

Working the Sea: Ports and Harbours
Past, present and future of ports, harbours
and havens of the Saltmarsh Coast.
Speaker: Robert Smith MBE

Thursday 18th October

Working the Sea: Trade
Past, present and future of seaborne trade
on the Saltmarsh Coast.
Speakers: Ton Brouwer & Henry Chamberlain

Thursday 15th November

Working the Sea: The Glaven Ports
History of Glaven Ports
(Blakeney, Cley, Morston, Wiveton).
Speaker: Jonathan Hooton

Thursday 13th December

Working the Sea: Power
Windfarm Construction and Maintenance.
Transmission. Land facilities. Conflict and
co-existence. Outlooks, issues and options.
Speakers: Windfarm Industry & Friends of
North Norfolk

All events start at 7pm: tickets £5.
Book in person at the Visitor Information Centre, through Wells Maltings Box Office on 01328 710885 or online