Norwich | statistics
Norwich was the second city of England (after London) for several centuries before industrialisation, which came late to Norwich due to its isolation and lack of raw materials[
In November 2006 the city was voted the greenest in the UK. There is currently an initiative taking place to make it a
Articles in the past have suggested that, compared with other UK cities, Norwich was top of the league for the percentage of population who use the popular Internet auction site
In August 2007 Norwich was shortlisted as one of nine finalists in its population group for the International Awards for Liveable Communities (LivCom Awards). The city eventually won a silver award in the small city category.