Welcome to the Tunstead and Sco-Ruston village website.
The parishes of Tunstead and Sco-Ruston are 11 miles north-east of Norwich, 2½ miles from Wroxham and Hoveton. Tunstead is a sprawling village of about 420 homes and just over 700 residents. Most of the parish is located on Market Street, with an additional 33 homes in Anchor Street, which is near to Smallburgh, and Sco-Ruston has around 20 homes. We are a tight-knit community.
We do hope that you find your visit helpful and that you call back regularly as the contents are often updated.
If you are local and have any comments or suggestions, do please let us know, using the contact information below or by leaving a comment on the Community page.
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Category Archives: Tunstead Remembers
On Friday 9th November 24 people from around North Norfolk were given recognition for their outstanding achievements in their communities by the Victory Housing Community Hero Awards. These awards recognise the sacrifice of local people working in a voluntary capacity … Continue reading
As told by Phyllis Rice Phyllis has a certificate relating to an award for bottled fruit and it reminds her of this story: “In 1954 in the village fete and produce show, there was a class for chutney on the … Continue reading
Winston Finch was born and grew up in the house he lives in. For many years he worked and lived on the farms around the area, now he’s retired, he has returned to his house. He talks about some of … Continue reading
Malcolm Bradbury & Andrew Blanch’s account of life growing up in Tunstead Crowgate Shop Malcolm: The shop was started in the 1750’s and later came to my family. My grandfather had it, then my Uncle Billy, then Aunt Effie took … Continue reading