The Twelve Days of a Norfolk Christmas

Published: Monday 23rd Nov 2015

Written by: georgerdp

Here's our ode to Christmas... Norfolk style.  Perhaps you can sing this in place of the original version when next carol singing.

The Twelve Days of a Norfolk Christmas

On the first day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me A festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree. 

On the second day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree. 

On the third day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree. 

On the fourth day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree. 

On the fifth day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree. 

On the sixth day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Six geese a-migrating, Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree. 

On the seventh day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Seven Holkham deer a-trotting, Six geese a-migrating, Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree.

On the eighth day of Christmas, my true love sent to me Eight farmers a-ploughing, Seven Holkham deer a-trotting, Six geese a-migrating, Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree.

On the ninth day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Nine Thursford girls a-dancing, Eight farmers a-ploughing,Seven Holkham deer a-trotting, Six geese a-migrating, Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree.

On the tenth day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Ten hundred new-born seal pups, Nine Thursford girls a-dancing, Eight farmers a-ploughing,Seven Holkham deer a-trotting, Six geese a-migrating, Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree.

On the eleventh day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Eleven dapper Canaries players,Ten hundred new-born seal pups, Nine Thursford girls a-dancing,Eight farmers a-ploughing,Seven Holkham deer a-trotting, Six geese a-migrating, Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree.

On the twelfth day of Christmas, my Norfolk love sent to me Twelve cosy coastal cottages, Eleven dapper Canaries players, Ten hundred new-born seal pups, Nine Thursford girls a-dancing,Eight farmers a-ploughing,Seven Holkham deer a-trotting, Six geese a-migrating, Five Sandringham Kings, Four pints of Woodfordes, Three Coleman’s mustards, Two Cromer Crabs,And a festive Norwich, Jarrold shopping spree


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