Stephen Fry backs Norfolk Day on Twitter

Stephen Fry. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Stephen Fry. Picture: MATTHEW USHER - Credit: Archant

Television presenter and comedian Stephen Fry has given his backing to the first ever Norfolk Day on social media.

https://twitter.com/stephenfry/status/1022791205912903686

Mr Fry, who hails from the county, said on Twitter: 'It's the first ever #NorfolkDay today, so I'm sending my best wishes to Norfolkians far and wide. I'm proud to be from @Norfolk – a county of unique character, difference, beauty and charm. May this year's event be the first of many!'

Norfolk Day Logo

Norfolk Day Logo - Credit: Archant

As well as Mr Fry, the inaugural event has been backed by Norfolk-born television presenter Jake Humphrey, who recorded a specially-devised Love Letter for Norfolk.

https://twitter.com/MBrundleF1/status/1022779980810526720

Norfolk Day was created by the EDP, Norwich Evening News and BBC Radion Norfolk so residents, charities and businesses could celebrate the best of county and community life.