What’s On - October 17

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Lynn Arts Centre:

Until November 1, 10am-5pm, Old Warehouse, Discovering 100 years of Photography, Royal Geographical Society exhibition;

Until November 29, 11am-4pm, 45th Eastern Open regional art competition.


LYNN: Lynn Museum:

Wednesday, 10.30am-noon, coffee morning with cake, themed on traditional toys and games, free admission to museum, £1 for refreshments.

Lynn Arts Centre:

Tuesday, from 5pm, Shakespeare Barn, barter party.

Reffley (exact location on booking):

Thursday, 1-5pm, Norfolk Wildlife Trust workshop Getting to Know the Trees of the Gaywood Valley, free but booking essential on 01603 598333.


Sunday, 1-5pm, miniature railway open, fares 50p.

Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

Sundays, 1-6pm, Lynn Wargames and Roleplay Club, all ages welcome.

ASHWICKEN: All Saints Church:

Sunday, 4pm, musical recital by Ivan McCready and Helen Leek, free admission but retiring collection.


Sunday, 10.30am-4pm, autumn fair for early Christmas shopping.

FAKENHAM: Methodist Church:

Sunday, 4pm, violinist and recorder player Laura Cannell concert, tickets £7.50 in advance from Sweets ‘n’ Things, Oak Street or 01328 856582, or £9 on the door (£4 for 18s and under).

SWAFFHAM: Assembly Rooms:

Sunday, 3pm, Swaffham Arts presents the Colin Mason Jazz Quartet with the art of jazz drumming, members £7, non-members £10, accompanied children free, on the door or from Ceres Bookshop and Green Parrot.


LYNN: Marriotts Warehouse, South Quay:

Wednesday, 11am, monthly coffee quiz, £5 per person, includes refreshments, in aid of Warehouse Trust.

Greyfriars Art Space, St James Street:

Saturday until October 25, 10am-4pm, charity sale of art donated by local artists, in aid of Big C Norfolk Cancer Charity.

North Lynn Discovery Centre,

Columbia Way:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.

Royal British Legion Club, Tower Street:

Wednesday, 3-5pm, fun bingo, for Legion branch funds.

St Edmunds School:

Sunday, 10am-1pm, car boot sale, sellers set up from 8am.

Gaywood Community centre:

Monday, 7pm, bingo;

Sunday, 7am-noon, car boot sale, £6 per table.

DENVER: Village Hall:

Friday), 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, Reg Rose 01366 382593.

DERSINGHAM: Scout/Guide HQ, Manor Road:

Saturday, 2-4pm, Out of This World fun day with alien/space themed stalls, tombola, raffle, best dressed alien competition at 3pm, free admission, funds for 1st Dersingham Brownies.

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Friday, 9.30-11.30am, coffee morning and stalls in aid of Bexwell Church.

HEACHAM: Old Friends Hall, Sunnyside:

Saturday, 7pm, Heacham Twinning Association mouse racing evening, admission £10 (children under 12 free), including wine and ploughman’s supper, contact 01485 579465.

HILGAY: Village Hall

Sunday, 10am-4pm, Mega book sale, also DVDs, CDs and jigsaws, in aid of Macmillan Support, 01366 387686.

Good Companions Hall:

Tuesday, 7pm cash bingo (over 18s).


Saturday, 10am-4pm, Hunstanton & District Festival of Arts craft fair, free entry, 01553 671191.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Wednesdays, doors 6.30pm, bingo 7.30pm, 077706 13880/078180 74683.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Fridays, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

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

NORTH WOOTTON: Village Hall:

Sunday, 10am-4pm, antiques and collectables fair in aid of West Norfolk Gilbert and Sullivan Society.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of Sunshine Club, 01553 617550.

SHOULDHAM: Bowls Club:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm, whist drive.

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:

Sunday 6.30 for 7.30pm, cash 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.

Methodist Church:

Saturday, 9.30am-noon, coffee morning for church funds.


Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.

TOTTENHILL: Village Hall:

Sunday, 10am-1pm, car boot sale, £5 per pitch, in aid of war memorial funds, 01553 810877.


Friday, 7.30pm, family bingo in aid of hall funds.

WELLS: The Maltings:

Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5pm, Wells Craft Group fair in aid of local and national charities.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, 01366 500088.

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

Saturday, 10am-noon, coffee morning for hall funds;

Saturday, 7.30pm, bingo for hall funds.

WORMEGAY: Mission Room:

Saturday, 2pm, jumble sale and bric-a-brac.


LYNN: Marriotts Warehouse, South Quay: Monday, 7.30pm, Lynn Camera Club, competitions for David Whitehouse Shield for holiday travel pdi and also open print.

Royal British Legion Club, Tower Street:

Sunday, 10.30am, Royal Norfolk and Royal Anglian Social and Welfare Club, 01553 840712.

Willow Tree, St James Street:

Monday, noon, Ruby Red Hat Society.

HEACHAM: St Mary’s Church Hall:

Thursday, 7.30pm, Heacham Flower Club, monthly flower demonstrations and competitions, members £2, Sandra: 01485 571029.

NORTH RUNCTON: Meeting Rooms:

Friday, 7-10pm, Lynn Model Railway Club, 01553 762033/01553 762955.

Scout HQ:

Thursdays, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.


Friday, 2-4pm, Gardening with Disabilities (Norfolk), newcomers welcome.

SUTTON BRIDGE: Avenue Farm Road:

Monday, 7.30pm, Kingfishers Model Boat Club, 01406 350968.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach & Horses:

Thursdays, 8pm, King’s Lynn Kruisers, classic, custom and American vehicle enthusiasts, Wendy: 07961 995071.


Thursday, 8pm, Misfit Molly Dancers, all welcome.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

Friday, 8pm, Lynn and District Ballroom Dancing Club, members £5, guests £7.


LYNN: River Lane Bowls Club:

Thursday, 2pm, PO and BT Pensioners Club bingo.

RAOB (Buffs), St James Street:

Thursday, 8pm, bingo.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursdays, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM CLUB, Paradise Road:

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

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursdays, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.


Waterside Bar:

Thursdays, 9pm, quiz night, free, 01485 535810.

United Services Club, Homefields Road:

Wednesday, 10.30am-12.30pm, Macmillan coffee morning.


Saturday, 8pm, live music with Laura Lou.

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.



Arts Centre:

Wednesday, 1pm, The Muddy Choir, £10, students £6.50, 01553 764864.

Corn Exchange:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Electronic Twisted Melon (local event celebrating 30 years of dance), £7.50;

Sunday, 7.30pm, Charlie Landsborough in concert, £21;

Tuesday, 8pm, Ruby Wax’s Sane New World, £18.50, concessions £16;

Wednesday, 8.45pm, Comedy Club (18-plus), £9.50;

Thursday, 8pm, Omid Djalili, £24, 01553 764864.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Friday, 7.30pm, Should the Team Think, £14, restricted view £10.50;

Saturday, 7.30pm, ELO Experience, £19.50, £18.50, restricted view 14.50, 01485 532252.


Westacre Theatre

Friday and Saturday, 7.30pm, Pack of Lies by Hugh Whitemore, £16, under 21s £12, 01760 755800.


LYNN: Guided walks by Lynn Town Guides: Friday, 2pm, Maritime Trail from King’s Staithe to Greenland Fishery; Saturday and Tuesday, 2pm, Historic Lynn, start from Tales of the Old Gaol House, walks up to two hours, £5, £4 concessions, £1 children, tickets 01553 763044.

Ramblers’ Association, Lynn Group:

Saturday, 10am, six miles, Docking leisurely stroll, led by Pat and John, 01485 572167;

Sunday, 10.30am, nine miles, Marham Heights and Fen, led by Rick, 01760 338300;

Tuesday, 10am, brisk 6.5 miles, Hunstanton and Ringstead, led by Gerald, 01485 532987;

Thursday, 10am, five miles, Brancaster and Barrow Common, led by Jan and Deri, 01553 840651.


Saturday, 10am and 1pm, deer discovery walk in the parkland, adults £3, children £1, book on 01328 713111;

Sunday 1pm and 3pm, autumn tours of the private gardens, adults £8, children (5-16 years) £3, 01328 713111;

Nature Reserve:

Tuesday, 10am, guided walk, meet at Lady Anne’s Drive, £5 adults, 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.