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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.


Coastguard House, The Green:

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


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.


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.


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.


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


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


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.


Saturday, eyes down 7pm, charity bingo.


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


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.


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”.


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.


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

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

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


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.


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.


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.