What’s on where in West Norfolk: Friday, April 15

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True’s Yard Museum:

Continues to Saturday, April 30, Royal King’s Lynn photographic exhibition, 01553 770479.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Continues to Saturday, Printmaking by Greyfriars Art Space members, Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm.

Custom House:

Continuing to Sunday, Baden Powell cockling boat exhibition, adults £1, children 50p, Monday to Saturday 10am-4.30pm, Sunday noon-4.30pm.

Lynn Town Hall:

Stories of Lynn exhibition, open daily 10am-4.30pm, £5, £3.50 (child/conc), £13.50 family.

Lynn Museum:

Continuing, Art of the Mart, 10am-5pm, 0553 775001.


Continuing, RAF Marham centenary year, Monday-Friday 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-1pm, 01760 721230.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre gallery:

Continuing to April 30, Massingham Open Studios quartet Peter Lawton, Su’en Miller, Baz Pratt and Karen Wadham.


LYNN: Quayside:

Thursday, 8.30pm, Beacon lighting to mark The Queen’s 90th birthday.


Friday, 2-5pm, Job help free drop-in session, 01553 772568;

Friday, 6-7pm, Friday night book club;

Saturday, 9am-4.30pm, Book sale;

Monday, 10.30-11.30am, Revel in the Bard, celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare with his plays and poetry;

Tuesday, 2-4pm, Emails for beginners, must book on 01553 761393;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Thursday, 10-10.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time;

Thursday, 6-7pm, Monthly book club.

Gaywood Library:

Friday, 2.30-4.30pm, Stress-free colouring;

Monday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Tablet taster session for complete beginners, must book on 01553 768498;

Wednesday, 9.30-11.30am, free 10-week course Quilting for the Community continues, 01553 768498;

Thursday, 10.30-11.30am, Revel in the Bard, celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare with his plays and poetry.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Tuesday, 10am-5pm, Ceramic tile workshop with Christine Pike, full details www.workshops.christinepike.com

Natural Therapy Centre, Nelson Street:

Thursday, 6.30-7.30pm, continuing to May 5th, Meditation and Mindfulness six-week course 01553 777133.


Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble club;

Monday, 6-7pm, Monthly book club 01485 540181;

Wednesday, 2-4pm, Emails for beginners, must book on 01485 540181;

Thursday, 10-10.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall: Wednesday, 9am-1pm, craft and produce market.

DOWNHAM: St Edmund’s Church Drive:

Thursday, 7pm, Beacon lighting to mark The Queen’s 90th birthday.


Tuesday, 9.30-11.30am, Tablet taster session for complete beginners, must book on 01366 383073;

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Scrabble club;

Tuesday, 3-4pm, Reading group;

Wednesday, 10.30-11.30am, Revel in the Bard, celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare with his plays and poetry;

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Knit and Natter;

Thursday, 10.30-11.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time.

HUNSTANTON: Clifftop car park:

Thursday, 8.30pm, Beacon lighting to mark The Queen’s 90th birthday.


Monday, 2.30-3.30pm, book group meeting, 01485 532280.

SWAFFHAM: Library:

Friday, 10.15-11am, Baby bounce and rhyme time.

TITCHWELL: Briarfields Hotel:

Sunday, Bookfest series opens with Clare Mackintosh, full details 01485 210742.


LYNN: Royal British Legion Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, eyes down for bingo.

North Lynn Discovery Centre:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.

DENVER: Village Hall:

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

FINCHAM: Memorial Hall:

Saturday, 2-4pm, Spring sale in aid of hall funds, 20p admission, refreshments available, 01366 347305.

FLITCHAM: Community Centre:

Monday, 7.30pm, Bingo in aid of Flitcham and Hillington senior citizens and children’s festive parties, 01485 600114

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, cash bingo.


Saturday, 9am, stalls in aid of Children’s Work with Grassroots Malawi, jumble, books, toys, bric-a-brac etc, cancelled if wet.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Wednesday, bingo 7.30pm, 077706 13880/078180 74683.

MIDDLETON: Village Hall:

Sunday, 11am, 50/50 charity auction raising funds for village hall and the Tornado Trail in Lynn, 07751 899118.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Friday, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

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

NORTH WOOTTON: House on the Green:

Saturday, 2pm, dogs treasure hunt, £1 for dogs, £2 per human, in support of operation for Ziggy the Jack Russell terrier.

Sunday, 9.30am-1pm, car boot sale in aid of King’s Lynn Phoenix youth project, stallholders set up 8.30am, cars £6, vans etc £8.

OXBOROUGH: Village Green:

Sunday, 10am, car boot sale, £5 per car, set up from 9am, refreshments in village hall.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

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

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

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

The Paddocks:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, charity bingo.

Salvation Army Centre, Alma Road:

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

STOKE FERRY: Village Hall:

Saturday 7.30pm, prize bingo in aid of hall funds.

STOW BRIDGE: Village Hall:

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

SWAFFHAM: Assembly Rooms:

Friday, 9am-2pm, indoor market, free entry, 01760 725499, held in conjunction with the Iceni Partnership to raise funds for town events;

Saturday, 9am-12, Coffee morning with stalls in aid of Save the Children funds.


Thursday, 1.30pm, Hospice Ladies Day with fashions, beauty tutorials, afternoon teas and music, tickets £20, 01485 601701


Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.


Thursday, 7.15pm, Bingo in aid of hall funds, 01945 880718.

UPWELL: Village Hall:

Sunday, 7pm, bingo for Upwell Bowls Club funds.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, 01366 500218.

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, Pizza night, £5 per person.

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 10am-2pm, Table top sale in aid of hall funds, £5 per table, 01366 388453.


LYNN: Town Hall:

Tuesday, 6.30pm, free talk by David Marien from the College of West Anglia on Lynn’s rich history and heritage.

Marriott’s Warehouse:

Sunday, 3pm, “Pleasant Sunday Afternoons” lecture by Tony Hall on wartime remains in West Norfolk; free entry, donation box.

London Road Methodist Church Hall, County Court Road:

Wednesday, 10.30-11.30am, Osteoporosis Support Group free course, “Living with Osteoporosis”, 01553 773309.

Reffley Community Centre:

Friday, 1.30-4.30pm, Pro-Active Care Support activity and social group, 01553 816519;

Wednesday, 10am-noon, Reffley Art Group.

Ouse Sailing Club, Ferry Lane:

Wednesday, 8.30pm, Renaissance Singles social club.

Providence Street Community Centre:

Wednesday, 7-9pm, Fenland Ukeleles (Flukes) group.

12th Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

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

Royal British Legion Club, Tower Street:

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

DERSINGHAM: Church Hall:

Friday, 2pm, Gardening with Disabilities (Norfolk) meeting and talk by Sarah Moore, visitors welcome, admission £2 to include refreshments and raffle, 01553 671912.

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Thursday, 2-4pm, Silver Threads Club.

Downham Methodist Church Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm Downham Singers, all welcome;

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

Sovereign Centre, Trafalgar Industrial Estate:

Friday, 10.30am-12.30pm, Downham Carers’ Group.

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Fridays, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.


Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Thursday, Torc Sequence Dance Club, members £2, non-members £2.50.

STOKE FERRY: All Saints’ Academy:

Thursday, 10.30am, coffee morning;

Thursday, 12, lunch club, £4, must be booked Tuesday before on 01366 500704.

STOW BRIDGE: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Jive survivors dance group, 01553 617392.

SWAFFHAM: Community Centre:

Sunday, 6.30pm, Spiritual Awareness Group with Paul Malachowsky from Little Fransham.

Tuesday, 10.30am, Swaffham Wellbeing group.


Wednesday, 8pm, West Norfolk Motor Cycle Action Group.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach & Horses:

Thursday, 8pm, King’s Lynn Kruisers, for classic, custom and American vehicle enthusiasts.


Sunday, 7.30-10.30pm, Jive survivors dance group, 01553 617392.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

Friday, 8-11pm, King’s Lynn & District Ballroom Dancing Club, members £5, guests £7 01553 829500.

Monday, 7.30pm, Lynn Camera Club, Wildlife Cup and Open subject competitions.


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


LYNN: Rathskeller:

Wednesday, 8pm, charity quiz night £1 per person teams up to six, supporting KL Special Care Baby Unit.


Sunday, 7.30pm, poker night.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM CLUB, Paradise Road:

Thursday and Sunday, 7.30pm, bingo, 01366 382246.

EAST WINCH: Carpenters Arms:

Thursday, 8pm, Quiz night in aid of The Cinnamon Trust animal charity.

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursday, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.

HUNSTANTON: United Services Club:

Friday, 7.30pm, quiz night.

Waterside Bar:

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

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Saturday, 7pm, Dicky Byrd’s Music Box dance and social to mark The queen’s 90th birthday, tickets £2.50, 01760 337540.

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.


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

Saturday, 10am, Ringstead and Holme 6 miles, led by Janet S, 01485 571161;

Sunday, 10.30am, Whissonsett 9 miles, led by Ray, 01328 838822;

Tuesday, 10am, Walsingham brisk 6.3 miles, led by Carla, 01485 533682;

Thursday, 10am, Fakenham 5.5 miles, led by Carol and Ray, 01328 838822.


West Norfolk and Breckland areas:

West Norfolk contact is Jackie Squires on 01553 616279; Breckland contact is Stephanie Middleton on 07771 618 565.

Friday, 10.30am, Bircham 3.25 miles, meet Mill Lane;

Monday, 10am, Mundford 3.8 miles, meet cricket club car park;

Monday, 10.30am, Ringstead 5 miles, meet along Burnham Road;

Tuesday, 10am, weeting 3 miles, meet Saxon pub car park;

Wednesday, 10.30am, Fairstead up to 2 miles, meet Doorstep Green Garden, Centre Point;

Wednesday, 2pm, Shouldham Warren 2.5 miles, meet picnic site;

Thursday, 10.30am, Marham 2.5 miles, meet Hoggs Drove.


Saturday, 10.30am, historic village rambles with short, medium and long walks, £3 per person to include soup and roll, routes from the Salvation Army in Alma Road.

TWALK, Denver and Downham walk and talk group: Walks start at 10am. Contact Ken: 01366 382310. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, meet at Denver Village Hall;

Wednesday and Friday, meet at Downham Library.


LYNN: Arts Centre:

Wednesday, 7.30pm KLODS present “9 to 5 The Musical”, tickets £13, continues nightly to Saturday, 01553 764864.

Corn Exchange:

Friday, 7.30pm, David Starkey, Royal death and succession under the Tudors, £16, concs £14, 01553 764864;

Saturday, 7.30pm, Simon and Garfunkel “Through the Years”, £21;

Tuesday 6.30pm, Aladdin presented by the Lavender Hill Mob Theatre Company, adults £7.50, concs £5, continues Wednesday at 2.30 and 6.30pm;

Thursday, doors open 7.45pm and show starts 8.45pm for Comedy Club (over 18s only), £9.50.

Town Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm King’s Lynn Music society concert with violinist Stephanie Childress and pianist Maiko Mori, more details www.klmusicsoc.org.uk

St John’s Church, The Walks:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Organ club keyboard concert with Paul Roberts, £6.50, 01553 774664.

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Thursday, 7.30pm, Eastern Angles Theatre Company presents Somewhere in England, box office 01473 211498.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Friday, 7.45pm, Dominic Kirwan, £15-£20, 01485 532252;

Saturday, 7.30pm, Gerry Marsden “Gerry Cross the Mersey”, £21;

Sunday, 7.30pm, Irish country music star Derek Ryan, £17-£21.


Friday, 7pm, Susan Barnett’s talk on the musicals followed by songs from Claire Scollay, tickets £10, email Parkhousecompanions@gmail.com to reserve.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Friday and Saturday, 7.30pm, Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads, “A Lady of Letters” and “A Cream Cracker Under the Settee”, £16, concs £12, 01760 755800;

Sunday, 7pm, Westacre Theatre’s Young People present The Musicians, £8 concs £5.