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Broadland in winter

November 10, 2008 Leave a comment

The Norfolk Broads form one of the largest areas of wetland in the country. Martyn Oliver explores the landscape and its fascinating history.

Sitting roughly on the Norfolk–Suffolk border between Norwich and Lowestoft, and stretching north for about 20 miles, lies the network of shallow lakes and rivers known as the Norfolk Broads. For many years the area, which is now a National Park, has been a magnet for holiday-makers and nature-lovers, drawn to the waterways, marshes and reedbeds. Read more…