Jarrold Short Story Competition

To mark the 250th anniversary of the founding of the company, Jarrold invited writers to submit a story inspired by Jarrold. We were delighted to receive over 200 submissions and have thoroughly enjoyed reading them. The winners were announced on Radio Norfolk from 10.30am on 3 November and featured readings from the winning entries. The…

John Jarrold Trust Latest News

Due to the outbreak of COVID-19 the consideration of applications for funding has been suspended. The economic impact of COVID-19 is likely to have a significant negative impact on the income of the Trust for the next period. Potential applicants are asked not to make submissions until invited to do so. Further updates will be…

Support for Building the Nest

Back in January 2018, when few people had dreamt that the world would be afflicted by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Trustees of the John Jarrold Trust agreed to a pledge of £10,000 towards the cost of building Phase Two of The Nest at the Community Sports Foundation’s base at Horsford on the outskirts of Norwich.…

Jarrold donates to Big C Nearer to Home Appeal

Jarrold donates to Big C Nearer to Home Appeal Jarrold has announced a donation of £10,000 for local cancer charity, Big C’s recently launched appeal to build a new cancer support centre in the heart of Norwich. The Nearer to Home Appeal, which launched last week, aims to raise £500,000 to create a purpose-built contemporary…

Latest donations from the John Jarrold Trust

Latest donations from the John Jarrold Trust The most recent beneficiaries from donations by the John Jarrold Trust have been announced. The Trustees reviewed a total of 73 applications of which 32 were supported in this round To see the full list of causes supported click here For more information about the John Jarrold Trust,…

Jarrold celebrates Christmas Jumper Day

Jarrold celebrates Christmas Jumper Day Jarrold celebrated Christmas Jumper Day by inviting colleagues to put on their finest festive sweaters to raise money for the EACH Nook Appeal. Christmas Jumper Day comes but once a year, and this year colleagues from independent department store Jarrold dressed up in their festive jumpers, T-shirts, ties and even…