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Step back in time for season

Visitors to the Custom House in Lynn can see an addition to the usual exhibits on display with a display featuring a traditioanl Georgian Christmas Table.

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Terrington St Clement Parish Church, Bellringing Group in the Bell Tower. 
LtoR, Peter Bird, Paul Stone, Debra McGowan, Jane Mallott, Barry Mallott and one of the Competition winners Maggie Morton

Terrington St Clement bellringers issue peal appeal

Church bellringers are inviting fellow villagers to learn the ropes and join them ringing the changes in one of Marshland’s finest towers.

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FAKENHAM CHURCH CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL
Double shift - on duty police donned aprons to help out.   PC Rich Dawson and PCSO Jo Rowbotham serve Diane Stanley

Fakenham church Christmas tree festival set to raise tens of thousands for good causes

Visitors to Fakenham parish church’s annual Christmas tree festival are expected to have donated tens of thousands of pounds to good causes during its week-long run.

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Tree-mendous fun at Hunstanton

Tree-mendous fun at Hunstanton

The Hunstanton and District Festival of Arts is holding its popular Christmas Tree Festival at the Town Hall from today from noon until 7.30pm with an official opening ceremony at 7pm.

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Last day to apply for Norfolk & Norwich Open Studio

Last day to apply for Norfolk & Norwich Open Studio

Today is the deadline for artists to apply to take part in one of the UK’s most successful Open Studios schemes.

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Majestic Cinema - King's Lynn

King’s Lynn cinema submits revised plans for expansion

The Majestic Cinema in Lynn has resubmitted plans to introduce 220 extra seats for film-goers.

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Veronica Sekules new KL art gallery

GroundWork Gallery in King’s Lynn closing up for its winter break

The GroundWork Gallery in Purfleet Street, Lynn, will close for the winter after next Thursday, when its current Fire and Ice exhibition closes.

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Tickets to be won to evening starring Kristina and Oksana at King’s Lynn Corn Exchange

Kristina Rihanoff and Christopher Maloney are to team up for a show that comes to Lynn’s Corn Exchange next month.

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From left - Tony Abel and Paul Legrice, of Abel Homes, and deputy town mayor Colin Houghton switch on the lights at Swaffham MLNF17PB12302

Swaffham switch-on brings out crowds

Dark clouds and intermittent rain did not deter visitors to Swaffham’s annual Christmas lights switch-on held on Saturday.

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King's Lynn Festival Chorus with Mardi Brass at St Nicholas Chapel in Lynn

Review: A Fanfare for Christmas, St Nicholas Chapel, King’s Lynn

Review: A Fanfare for Christmas; King’s Lynn Festival Chorus, St Nicholas Chapel, Lynn

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The Thinkingmen

It’s a Peaky Blinder at the Hoodlums Ball

Calling all you fans of the cult BBC TV drama Peaky Blinders, tonight it is time to pull on your flat caps and waistcoats and head to the Hoodlum’s Ball.

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Gareth Calway (narration, backing vocals, drum), Andy Wall (guitar, lead vocals), Vanessa Wood-Davies (harp, harmony vocals)

Hereward the Wake is brought back to life

A poet, a folk musician and a harpist have got together to develop a new folk/storytelling project – The True Story of Hereward the Wake.

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SWAFFHAM RAINBOW YULE FESTIVAL
Angie Elmore's hand-crafted plaques made a colourful display

Rainbow day brings Yule spirit to Swaffham

The second Rainbow Yule Festival packed out two floors of Swaffham’s Green Britain Centre with local artists and crafters showing off their skills.

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Tiny codeable computers donated to Norfolk libraries to teach new skills

Tiny codeable computers donated to Norfolk libraries to teach new skills

More than 500 pocket-sized, codeable computers have been donated to libraries across Norfolk to help improve children’s digital skills.

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Mens shed meeting at Gaywood Library  left to right Abby Pettifar, Elena Parkin, Kieran Carey, Rose Waterman and Liam Copsey

Shed scheme aims to offer new activities in King’s Lynn

Finding a social club to suit your interests can be challenging, but a Men’s Shed could be the answer for Lynn residents.

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MLNF Jamie Maxwell

Runcton Holme photographer Jamie turns his hand to children’s books

A father-of-one has had his long-held ambition to become a children’s illustrator realised with the publication of a new book.

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‘Best year yet’ for Swaffham Visual Arts Festival

‘Best year yet’ for Swaffham Visual Arts Festival

Organisers of Swaffham’s annual Visual Arts Festival have hailed 2017 as its best year yet.

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Students serve up cheer at King’s Lynn Shallow Lunch

The youth of West Norfolk stepped forward to help the elderly this week as students served up one of Lynn’s long-standing traditions in the run-up to Christmas.

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St Peter and St Paul Church Swaffham and the gates and railings which are set to be replaced.
(View looking to the main church entrance)

Trees to sparkle at Swaffham church’s festive festival

Schools and community groups are preparing to join forces and dazzle visitors to Swaffham’s annual Christmas tree festival, which opens next weekend.

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Pictured Helena Anderson taking a stall at the St Faiths Christmas fair next week. to sell for the church funds costume jewellery beloning to the late Peggy Spencer.

Gems belonging to dance legend Peggy will help King’s Lynn church

She was a diamond lady in life and in death her sparkling jewellery will be helping to maintain her much-loved West Norfolk church.

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