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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 raises £50K as part of 250th anniversary

Jarrold raises £50K as part of 250th anniversary Back in November 2017 Jarrold set themselves the challenge to raise £50k by 2020 to support three charities – The Prince’s Trust, EACH nook appeal and Big C, Norfolk’s Cancer Charity – The thought was giving back £50,000 to mark the 250th anniversary.  The Jarrold 250 Charity…

John Jarrold Scholarship in Creative Writing Announced

John Jarrold Scholarship in Creative Writing announced The John Jarrold Trust has agreed to support a post-graduate student to study on the world-renown MA Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) programme at the University of East Anglia in 2020/21. The award is made in recognition of the marking of the 250th anniversary of Jarrold & Sons Ltd…