Photo gallery: When it comes to a celebration, we love a parade in Norwich

Happy faces from the Bally Shoes clowns at the Lord Mayors Procession.

Dated: July 13th, 1985. Happy faces from the Bally Shoes clowns at the Lord Mayors Procession. Dated: July 13th, 1985.

Saturday, July 5, 2014
5:13 PM

As the exuberance of the annual Lord Mayor’s Celebration prepares to invade Norwich, our archive feature casts an eye back on the early days of the parade which dates back to medieval times but was re-born in its present form in 1976.

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