for the community of Marlpit, Larkman, North and West Earlham


The areas of Marlpit, Larkman, North and West Earlham…

… in West Norwich are seen as needing extra help to enable people and the local community to thrive. They are home to a diverse range of people, cultures, and influences. Over 15% of local people are from minority ethnic groups. With a total population of around 14,000, it is a young area with just under 58% over the age of 25.

The Henderson Trust area is well served by:

  • 5 well-used community centres
    • Cadge Road (01603 505646), 
    • Marlpit (01603 746173), 
    • West Earlham (01603 501265),
    • St Mary’s Church Hall (01603 396837), 
    • St Elizabeth’s Church Hall (01603 250764)
  • 6 parks or play areas including the Henderson Community Park

The area is also very close to the University of East Anglia (UEA), Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH), City Academy (high school) and the Ormiston Victory Academy (high school). The Henderson Trust area is near Earlham Park & Eaton Park and has great transport links to the City Centre of Norwich and the main routes to London and Cambridge.