The East Anglian Film Archive, the first and largest Regional Film Archive in England, was established in 1976. Since 1984, EAFA has been owned and operated by the University of East Anglia, Norwich (UEA), to support research and work to preserve our moving image heritage. More than 250 hours are freely available online as examples of the wide range of film which attracts interest the world over.
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Heritage Over The Wensum
The Twitchells represent a new generation. Living in the very centre of Norwich, they enjoy the benefits of a pub, markets, and an underground jazz club right on their doorstep.
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In Norwich, the Colegate and Magdalen Street areas north of the city very much hold the affection of those who live, work, or shop there. The area has over the years seen changes, with those habiting houses in the small yards and alleyways leaving for the suburbs and the great red brick Georgian buildings once shoe factories no longer the site of industry. In 1975, an architectural heritage scheme, “Heritage over the Wensum”, hopes to restore and rejuvenate city dwelling.
Anglia Television follow the lifestyle of The Twitchells, a young couple that represent a new generation, who benefit from living in the very heart of the city with nearby local markets and the ‘Jacquard Club’, an underground jazz club.