'Sorry…Norwich is unfashionable' say Q Magazine
PUBLISHED: 10:58 20 June 2018 | UPDATED: 15:41 20 June 2018
Archant Norfolk 2018
In a recent review of a Norwich band Q Magazine referred to Norwich as “unfashionable”.
The review of Let’s Eat Grandma, a duo made up of Rosa Walton and Jenny Hollingworth, stated: “It was too much for some to fathom that the teenage duo from unfashionable Norwich might be solely responsible for their own music, that there must be some industry-savvy overlord behind the scenes.”
The description provoked a questioning tweet from one Twitter user to which Q Magazine responded: “We’ve looked into your complaint and I’m afraid we’ve decided to uphold the description of Norwich as unfashionable. Sorry about that.”
Another Twitter user responded to the thread by saying: “They’ve clearly never spent much time in Norwich. We welcome them with open arms. Come visit.”
Another wrote: “It’s funny how so many people judge a lovely city solely based on a fictional character. Just continue to insult some readers for cheap laughs and see how it goes.”
What do you think? Is Norwich really unfashionable or has Q Magazine missed the mark? Vote in our poll.