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Education Project Manager Job Vacancy

Job Type: Fixed term full time contract Salary Level: Salary commensurate with teaching scales (or equivalent) for your level of experience, plus generous holiday and benefits package Location: Norwich, Norfolk Closing Date: 5 May 2017 About Us The Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association is a charity, established in 1847, whose main purpose is to promote and… Read more »

100 days to go until the Royal Norfolk Show

New two day ticket released for this year Prices frozen for third year in a row Flat rate fee of £6 car parking (online or at gate) New official Royal Norfolk Show Guide to be distributed through the EDP   More than 80,000 people are expected to attend this year’s show (Wednesday 28 June and Thursday… Read more »

Norfolk Skills and Careers Festival 2017 – Nurturing Norfolk’s Talent

Over 8-9 March the Norfolk Skills and Careers Festival took place at Norfolk Showground. The Festival hosted 4500 youngsters from across the county who were able to explore skills and careers opportunities with over 70 businesses from a range of sectors.   The Festival, which operates on a not-for-profit basis, is run by a partnership… Read more »

Apprentice of the Year 2017

Norfolk Apprentice of the Year Competition

We’re delighted to announce the launch of a competition to find the (Norfolk) Agricultural Apprentice of the Year for 2017. The competition – sponsored by Fram Farmers and in association with Easton & Otley College – is open to all apprentices with a Norfolk employer who are currently studying for any agriculturally related apprenticeship. (Types… Read more »

Raise your voice for Norfolk’s largest mass choir

We’re delighted to announce the launch of Showstoppers – a county-wide mass choir project to create an unforgettable experience at this year’s Royal Norfolk Show (28 and 29 June 2017) and a lasting legacy for the county. Under the leadership of the Norfolk Music Hub in partnership with the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association, The Wharf… Read more »

YIELD Group visit to Norwich Business School, UEA

YIELD Group visit to Norwich Business School, UEA, Monday 23 January, 7:15pm arrival All RNAA members aged between 18-45 are invited to attend this free event. 7:30pm Welcome 7:45pm The Executive MBA, Andrea Finegan will discuss the highlights of the course 8:05pm ” Who buys my food?” Prof. Andrew Fearne will discuss his research project… Read more »

Launch of Norfolk Skills and Careers Festival.

Norfolk Skills and Careers Festival 2017 Launched

Business leaders gathered at St Andrews House in Norwich for the launch of the 2017 edition of the Norfolk Skills and Careers Festival. The Norfolk Skills and Careers Festival will take place at the Norfolk Showground over 8-9 March 2017. This annual event, established in 2016, has immediately become the largest event of its kind… Read more »

Winning 2017 Norfolk Scholars

The Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association and Bidwells are delighted to announce Luke Paterson and Emily Page as the winners of the 2017 Norfolk Scholars competition. The pair, who both live in Norfolk have won places at farming’s foremost industry event the Oxford Farming Conference which is held over the next three days (January 3,4,5). As… Read more »

Plough Sunday

Norwich Cathedral, with the support of Easton & Otley College, will be observing Plough Sunday at Evensong on Sunday 8 January 2017 at 3.30 pm. The Dean and Chapter of Norwich would like to extend an invitation to all RNAA members to join them for this special service. There is no need to respond or book… Read more »

Agri-Tech East Pollinators 2017

Our first Pollinator of 2017 is on Thursday, 12 January. Pollinators are Agri-Tech East’s monthly network meetings. We want to inspire and facilitate discussions between participants with new ideas and fresh thinking. People from all sectors and disciplines welcome—whether you’re a grower, a researcher, technologists or an entrepreneur, come along and join in! Find out… Read more »