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EXHIBITIONS

LYNN: Arts Centre:

Continuing to Sunday, By Road and Rail, models to evoke memories by Mike Pattingale and Graham Uttin (Old Warehouse);

Continuing to Sunday, 60 years through the lens, photos by Jim Tuck (Red Barn gallery);

Continuing to Sunday, 10am-5pm, Things I Like, exhibition of rejuvenated nostalgic objects compiled by Peter Swann (Fermoy Gallery); Washed ceramics installation exhibition by Paul Ebbens, inspired by coastal themes (Shakespeare Barn).

Greyfriars Art Space:

To Sunday, members’ exhibition Gasworks 5, free admission, Tuesday-Saturday 10am-4pm;

Thursday, Mid-Week Dads by Harry Bix, 6-8.30pm.

True’s Yard:

Continuing to today, 10am-4pm, Fish, Ships and the Hanseatic League.

Lynn Museum:

Continuing, Art of the Mart, Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm.

HEACHAM: Old Friends Hall, Sunny Side:

Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4.30pm, Heacham photographic exhibition by local photographers and clubs, free entry.

NORTH CREAKE: Creake Abbey:

Continuing to October 5, landscape artist Pat Bustin.

THORNHAM:

Coastguard House, The Green:

Continuing to Sunday, open studio with Shirley Carnt & Mouse (David Cooper), open daily 10am to 6pm, 01485 525717.

FAMILY

LYNN: Corn Exchange:

Saturday, 9am-5pm, Mind, Body and Spirit Festival with more than 70 exhibitors, £2.50, accompanied under 16s free.

Town centre venues:

Sunday, massed Morris Dancing with the King’s Morris, 11am, Tuesday Market Place; noon, King’s Staithe Square; 1pm, South Quay

Walks bandstand:

Sunday 2pm, King’s Lynn Town Band.

Red Mount and South Gate:

Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday, 1-4pm, historic monuments open to public, free admission.

Lynnsport:

Sundays, 1-5pm, model railway open, fares 50p.

Town Library:

Friday, 5-6pm, teen book club discussing The Giver by Lois Lowry.

Gaywood Library:

Monday, 10.30am-noon, library’s 25th birthday celebration, with coffee and cake, in aid of Age UK Norfolk

Tuesday, 10.30-11am, baby bounce and rhyme.

King’s Centre, Wellesley Street:

Friday, 6-7.30pm, Messy Church with fun, games and activities, £1.50.

CLENCHWARTON: School hall:

Saturday, 2pm, annual horticultural show, entry 20p children free, auction refreshments etc, call 01553 761029 for more information.

DERSINGHAM: Library:

Thursday, 6-7pm, knit and natter night, no need to book.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

Wednesday, 9am-1pm, craft and produce market.

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Saturday, 10am-5pm craft fair, free entry, 01366 387770.

Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Scrabble club; 3-4pm Reading group;

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, knit and natter group;

Thursday, 10.30-11.30am, baby bounce and rhyme time

SANDRINGHAM:

Saturday and Sunday, 10am-6pm, Sandringham Game and Country Fair.

FUNDRAISING

LYNN: KES Academy:

Saturday, from 12 noon, KES family fun day including craft fair, displays, stalls, dog show, vintage cars etc, free entry.

St Edmund’s School:

Sunday, car boot sale, sellers in from 8.30am, public from 10am.

Knights Hill Hotel:

Sunday, 10am, craft and table top sale, raffle in aid of Magpas.

Lynn Minster:

Tuesday, 12.30pm, lunchtime recital with Dr Tim Williams of Grantham, free admission retiring collection for the organ fund, cafe open from 10.30am.

North Lynn Discovery Centre:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.

DERSINGHAM: Hanover Court, Holyrood Drive:

Saturday 1-3pm, September fayre with bric-a-brac, clothes, tombola etc in aid of community funds, 01485 544391.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm, cash bingo.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Wednesday, doors 6.30pm, bingo 7.30pm, 077706 13880.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Fridays, eyes down 7.45pm, bingo for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

Fridays, 7pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, Daphne: 01366 324213.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo and club draw in aid of hall funds, 01553 617550.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Fridays, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds.

The Paddocks:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm, charity bingo.

Salvation Army Centre, Alma Road:

Thursdays, 10am-noon, Salvation Army coffee morning and stalls.

STOKE FERRY: Village Hall:

Friday, eyes down 7.30pm, cash/prize bingo in aid of hall funds.

SWAFFHAM: Assembly Rooms:

Fridays, 9am-2pm, indoor market, free entry, 01760 725499, in conjunction with Iceni Partnership to raise funds for town events.

TERRINGTON ST JOHN: Scout Hall:

Saturday, eyes down 7pm, charity bingo.

TILNEY ST LAWRENCE: Village Hall:

Thursday, eyes down 7.15pm, for hall funds.

WATLINGTON: Village Hall:

Saturday, 9.30am-noon, WI coffee morning with stalls, books, bric-a-brac etc in aid of Norfolk Hospice Tapping House funds, entrance £2, children free

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, 01366 500218

WEST WINCH:

William Burt Centre:

Saturday, doors 6.30pm, dancing 8pm to midnight to charity dance with John & Pam Bailey, £6, tickets 01553 840882 or on the door.

MEETINGS

LYNN: King’s Lynn Personal Development Centre, Kilhams Way: Friday, 10am, U3A monthly meeting with guest speaker Charlotte Paton on the artist Walter Dexter, new members welcome 01553 841596.

Marriotts Warehouse, South Quay:

Monday, 7.30pm, Lynn Camera Club, open image improvement discussion, www.klcameraclub.org.uk

Conservative Club, Gayton Road:

Saturday, 11.15am, Old Coldstreamers’ Association, also past and present members of Brigade of Guards, 01366 387003.

Gaywood Church Rooms:

Tuesday 2pm, Tea tasting event with light refreshments with the Friendship Group of KL & WN district branch Oddfellows Society, 01553 776030.

Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

Sunday 1-6pm, King’s Lynn Roleplay and Wargames Club, 07704 161890.

Reffley Community Hall:

Wednesday, 10am-12noon, Reffley Art Group, 01553 671581.

Ouse Sailing Club, Ferry Lane:

Wednesday, 8.30pm, Renaissance Singles Social Club, 01553 672584.

Providence Street Community Centre:

Wednesday, 7-9pm, Fenland Ukeleles group (Flukes) all abilities and ages welcome 01945 780331.

DOWNHAM: Methodist Church Hall:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm Downham Singers, all welcome;

Thursdays, 7.30pm, Singers Inspired Capella Choir, all welcome.

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Fridays, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

HUNSTANTON: Town Hall basement: Wednesday, 10.30am-noon, Princess Players poetry morning “Darkening Days”, entry £2 to include refreshments 01485 533933;

TownHall: Wednesday 7.30pm, Civic Society host a meeting “Back to the Future for Hunstanton Pier”.

NORTH RUNCTON: Scout HQ:

Thursdays, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

NORTH WOOTTON: House on the Green: Tuesday, 5-9pm, knit and natter and other handicrafts, 01553 631323.

STH WOOTTON: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.15pm, South Wootton WI mtg and talk.

SWAFFHAM: Community Centre, Campingland:

Sunday, 6.30pm, Swaffham Spiritual Awareness Group with Shirley Cimelli.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach & Horses: Thursdays, 8pm, KL Kruisers, Wendy: 07961 995071.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre: Sunday, 7.30-10.30pm, Jive survivors dance group, 01553 617392.

Tuesday 2-4pm, New-Lynn Dance Club, admission £3, 01553 760632.

WIGGENHALL ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

Wednesday, 7-9pm, carpet bowls, 01553 617418.

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 7.30pm, Downham Spiritualists meeting with Tara Rice, free entry, 01366 380224.

PUBS & CLUBS

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursdays, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM: The Cock Inn: Monday, 8pm, poetry evening.

Downham Club, Paradise Road:

Thursdays and Sundays, 7.30pm, bingo, 01366 382246.

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursdays, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.

HUNSTANTON: Waterside Bar:

Thursdays, 9pm, quiz night, free.

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

CONCERTS/SHOWS

LYNN: Town Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Music Society, Hexachordia present music from the Tudor Court, £10, free to under 18s, students and those with membership affiliated to FRMS.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Big Girls Don’t Cry, music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, £14-£19.50.

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Leo Sayer - Restless Years tour, £26, 01485 532252.

SNETTISHAM: Parish Church:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Shannon Reilly Jazz Trio, tickets £10, call box office on 01485 542480.

WALKS & TOURS

LYNN: Guided walks by Lynn Town Guides:

Friday, Saturday and Tuesday, 2pm, Historic Lynn, start from town hall, walks up to two hours, £5, £4 concessions, £1 children, tickets 01553 763044.

Monday, 1.30pm, a walk through Gaywood’s past, start and finish at the library, tickets £4 booking essential.

Ramblers’ Association, Lynn Group (info@kingslynnramblers.org):

Saturday, 10am, Syderstone 6 miles, led by Jane A 01485 572742;

Sunday, 10am, Downham 14-mile rural river ramble, led by Nigel 01366 387868;

Tuesday, 10am, brisk 7.5 miles Sheringham, led by Chris 01760 722947;

Wednesday, 1.30pm, leisurely 3.8 miles Snettisham beach, led by John H, 01553 631458;

Thursday, 10am, Narborough 6 miles, led by Alan B 01760 444033.

The Walks:

Wednesdays 10.30am, Fit Together free guided walks 01553 616657.

True’s Yard Museum:

Wednesday, 1pm, guided walk around the historic North End fishing quarter, £4, children £2.

Holkham: Lady Anne’s Drive:

Tuesday 10am, national nature reserve guided walk, tickets £5, 01328 713111.

TWALK, Denver and Downham walk and talk group:

Walks start at 10am, contact Ken: 01366 382310. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, meet outside Denver Village Hall; Wednesday and Friday, meet outside Downham Library.