Chris Walks the UK... and stops off at Holkham!

Posted: September 29th 2021

by Niobe Shaw

​Chris Lewis set off from Swansea in 2017, embarking on a fundraising walk that would take him around the coast of the UK. On 27th September, he, his partner Kate, and their dog Jet, arrived at Holkham. We joined them over a Courtyard Café breakfast for a chat about their journey.

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Lockdown with Lauren - The Victoria's Helping Hands for Hungry Heroes

Posted: September 09th 2020

by Lauren Cottis, Housekeeping Supervisior at The Victoria Inn

During the UK’s lockdown, the staff at The Victoria Inn decided they would like to help the community in the best way they knew how; by feeding people. In her own words, Lauren tells us more, including her personal reasons for wanting to play her part during the pandemic.

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Take Part in the 3.6 Challenge

Posted: May 19th 2020

by Lucy Downing, Marketing

Today we launch the 3.6 Challenge in a bid to help Sam (who is cycling 600 minutes everyday for the next six days!) raise as much money as he can for The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Fund. Find out how you can get involved and support.

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NHS Heroes Cycling Challenge: Powered by Proctor

Posted: April 18th 2020

by Lucy Downing, Marketing

​Holkham’s Sam Proctor pledges to cycle a minute for every meal prepared and delivered to our NHS Heroes by the team at The Victoria Inn. That equates to more than ten hours a week! So, from 19th April, join Sam via live streaming on our social media channels as he cycles to raise money for the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Kings Lynn Charitable Trust.

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Helping Hands for Hungry Heroes

Posted: April 17th 2020

by Emma Bushell, Marketing

After the temporary closure of The Victoria Inn on Saturday 21st March due to the COVID-19 crisis, the team, Holkham’s Go Help champions and a raft of volunteers from across the Holkham estate and surrounding area turned their attention to how they could help the most vulnerable members within the local community. What began as an initiative to feed those most in need, quickly developed into an endeavour to support and provide freshly prepared meals for the staff at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn.

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