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NORWICH SQUATS

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Norwich was famed for its Argyle Street squats but the local squatting movement first developed in the 1970s era of slum clearances. 

ALTERNATIVE BOOKSHOP

Bristow's bookshop norwich,

Bristow's, Freewheel and the Scientific Anglian and more. 

THE ALBION FAIRS

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From Donovan performing on a hay bale to the "medieval brigands" of the Peace Convoy.

ANARCHY IN THE UEA

UEA - university of east anglia

Vietnam, Biafra, the Queen, Surrealism, sit-ins and banned from the pubs.

PSYCHEDELIC NORWICH

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The music, the drugs and the busts.

AND THE BANDS PLAYED ON

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A cornucopia of rubbish

About Norch

WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT?

Waveney Clarion, coypu, stonehenge,

Norch explores the history of Norwich counterculture from the 1960s. There are pages about squats, alternative bookshops, Albion Fairs, communes and cultures of resistance.

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