What’s on where in West Norfolk: Leisure Listings for Friday, July 22nd

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Continuing to July 30: Full details of the Festival events, concerts and exhibitions are given in the brochure, available throughout the area, or visit www.kingslynnfestival.org.uk


LYNN: Arts Centre Fermoy Gallery:

Continuing to July 30, Works by Norfolk artist Alfred Cohen, 10am-4pm Monday to Saturday.

Arts Centre Old Warehouse Gallery:

Saturday to July 30, 10am-5pm (Sunday 2-5.30pm) Lynn Art Club Festival exhibition,

St Nicholas’ Chapel:

Saturday to August 6, 10.30am-4pm, West Norfolk Artists Association summer Festival exhibition, free entry.

London Road Methodist Church:

Continuing to tomorrow, daily 10am-4pm, Spectrum Art and Craft club annual art and craft fair.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Continuing to July 30, 10am-4pm (excluding Sunday), textile and mixed media “7 In Their Element”.

Lynn Museum:

Continuing Art of the Mart and also Seahenge, 10am-5pm Tuesday-Saturday, noon-4pm Sunday, 01553 775001.
Lynn Town Hall:

Stories of Lynn, open daily, 10am-4.30pm, £5, children/concessions £3.50, family £13.50.

Continuing, free exhibition Remember Nelson, daily 10am-5pm.

DERSINGHAM: Dersingham Pottery & Gallery:

Continuing to September 3, 10am-5pm daily, exhibition by June and Ben Mullarkey and Siobhan Williams,

HOUGHTON: Houghton Hall:

Continuing to September 25, photos by artist-in-residence Martin d’Orgeval.

THORNHAM: Village Hall:

Friday and Saturday, 10am-5pm, Art 21 group’s summer exhibition.

WATLINGTON: Summerfield, Church Road:

Continuing to July 30, 10.30am-5pm, Open studio and garden, oils and watercolours by Sonia Williams.


SANDRINGHAM: Royal Estate:

Wednesday, Sandringham Flower Show from 10am. Admission on the gate £10, children 16 and under free; arena displays from 11.15am

LYNN: Red Mount and South Gate:

Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays, 1-4pm, historic monuments open to public, free admission.

Lynn Museum:

Wednesday, 10.30-12: Coffee morning with a postcard theme.

Lynn Library:

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

Saturday, 10am-2pm, Family history help, must book on 01553 772568;

Monday, 2.30-3.30pm, Just a cuppa, free drop-in with a cup of tea and biscuit;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Wednesday, 10.30-11.30am, Poems aloud monthly group;

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

Gaywood Library:

Friday, 10am-12, Knit and Knatter, 01553 768498;

Monday, 10am-12, Scrabble group;

Tuesday, 10.30-11.30am, Ridiculous rhymes storytime, children must be accompanied by an adult;

Tuesday, 2-4pm, Hints and tips on tracing your military ancestor, £5 booking essential on 01553 768498;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Creative writing last session, 01553 768498;

Thursday, Friendship Group, £1 refreshments included, with Lynn and District Camera Club.

DERSINGHAM: Dersingham Library:

Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble club;

Thursday, 9am-5pm, Community summer read, 01485 540181;

Thursday, 6-7pm, Colour yourself calm.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

Wednesday, 9am-1pm, Produce and crafts market.

DOWNHAM: Downham Library:

Friday, 10am-12, Getting the most out of your Tablet, 2nd session, 01366 383073;

Friday, 1-3pm, IPads for beginners, 2nd session, 01366 383073;

Monday, 1.30-3pm, bookfolding for beginners for families, £1.50 per person, must book on 01366 383073;

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Scrabble club.

FAKENHAM: Market Square:

Saturday, 8.30am-12, Farmers’ market.

Fakenham Library:

Wednesday, 10-10.45am, Rhyme time;

Wednesday, 10.30-12, Audio book club;

Thursday, Scrabble club;

HUNSTANTON: Hunstanton Library:

Wednesday, 9am-5pm, Community summer read, 01485 532280.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach and Horses:

Monday, 6.30pm, Classic car meet open to any classic vehicle including motorcycles.


LYNN: Marriott’s Warehouse:

Wednesday, 11am, Coffee quiz in aid of Trust funds, £5 per person includes refreshments.

St Raphael Club, Parkway, Gaywood:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of club funds.

Knight’s Hill Farm Shop:

Sunday, noon-4pm, Car boot sale, pitches £5, set up from 11am,

DENVER: Village Hall:

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

GT MASSINGHAM: Village green:

Saturday, 1pm, Traditional fete in aid of St Mary’s Church funds, stalls and many attractions.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Cash bingo.

MAGDALEN: Magdalen church:

Saturday, noon-4pm, Charter fayre and scarecrow festival.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

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

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Friday, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

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

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

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

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo, for 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:

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

SWAFFHAM: Assembly Rooms:

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


Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.

WATLINGTON: Village Hall:

Friday, 9.30am-12, WI pop-in-cafe and bric-a-brac stall.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

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

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, Fish and chip supper in aid of hall funds, £8 per person;

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


LYNN: London Road Methodist Church Hall:

Thursday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn and District Osteoporosis Group meeting and free food tasting with Wiltshire Farm Foods, visitors welcome £2.

Friends’ Meeting House, Bridge Street:

Tuesday, 10.30-11.30am, WEA Lynn branch learning circle monthly meeting, free, 01553 775184.

St Augustine’s Health centre:

Tuesday, 2-3.30pm, Cacels, group monthly meeting for over 18s (Coffee and cake enjoying life supportively).

Gaywood Church Rooms:

Monday, 1.30-3.30pm, Breathe Easy Group monthly meeting, 03000 030555.

Deaf Centre, Railway Road:

Wednesday, 10am-12, Carers’ retreat with advice, activities and peer support.

Reffley Community Centre:

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

Wednesday, 10am-noon, Reffley Art Group, all welcome.

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.

DOWNHAM: Downham Home and Garden Store:

Monday, 2-3.30pm, Cacels, group monthly meeting for over 18s (Coffee and cake enjoying life supportively).

Methodist Church Hall:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm Downham Singers;

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

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Fridays, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

HEACHAM: St Mary’s Church Hall:

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

Old Friends Hall, Sunnyside:

Monday, 7.30pm, Heacham History Group meeting and talk by Richard Adderson on the Lynn to Hunstanton railway and Heacham to Wells branch line, members £2, visitors £3, all welcome 01485 571794.

HUNSTANTON: Alive Oasis cafe:

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Cacels, group monthly meeting for over 18s (Coffee and cake enjoying life supportively).


Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Thursday, 8pm, Torc sequence dance club.

SOUTH WOOTTON: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.15pm, South Wootton WI meeting and talk by David Brooks on being a police diver, all welcome visitors £3.

STOW BRIDGE: Village Hall:

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

SWAFFHAM: Community Centre:

Sunday, 6.30pm, Swaffham Spiritual Awareness Group with Andrew Clack of Norwich.


Coach & Horses:

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


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


Thursday, 8pm, Misfit Molly dancing, new members are welcome, 01366 328422.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

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

Village Hall:

Tuesday, 7-9pm, King’s Lynn Photography Group.

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Earth’s Angels Spiritualist Group with Ely medium Dora Sheridan, entry £1.


LYNN: Adrian Flux Arena:

Friday, 7.30pm, Quiz night with the King’s Lynn Speedway Supporters Club, teams up to five, £2 members, £3 non-members; ticket only, www.facebook.com/klssclub


Tuesday, 8pm, Pool night, 07717 535047.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM: Downham Club:

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

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursday, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.

HUNSTANTON: Waterside Bar:

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

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.


LYNN: Corn Exchange:

Thursday, Comedy club (18+) doors 7pm show starts 8pm, tickets £9.50, 01553 764864.

The Walks bandstand:

Sunday, 2-4pm, Breckland Brass.

Lynn Minster:

Tuesday, 12.30pm, Lunch-time recital with William Saunders, director of music at the Royal Hospital School, Holbrook.


Methodist Church Hall:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Evening of drama with two one-act plays presented by Downham Amateur Dramatic Society and Dadskidds, tickets on the door £5 adults, £2.50 children.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Magic – A Kind of Queen, tickets £16-£20, 01485 532252.

The Spinney:

Saturday, 1.30-3.30pm, Nelson’s Shantymen.

SEDGEFORD: Boneyard Field:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Doin different, the history and archaeology of Norfolk through ballads, tickets £12 01485 571828.


LYNN: Town Guides guided walks:

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, 7pm, London Road, meet at the library, £5, £4 concessions, £1 children, tickets 01553 763044

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

Saturday, 10am, Swaffham 6 miles, led by Carol and Ray 01328 838822;

Sunday, 10.30am, Swaffham and Sporle 13.5 miles, led by Gerald 07831 586940;

Tuesday, 10am, Wiveton Downs brisk 6.5 miles, led by Sue and Mick 01328 830886;

Thursday, 10am, Shouldham Warren 5.4 miles, led by Hazel and John 01366 385772.


West Norfolk contact is Jackie Squires on 01553 616279.

Friday, 10.30am, Snettisham grade 2, meet War Memorial;

Monday, 10.30am, Narborough grade 3, meet River Close;

Wednesday, 10.30am, Gaywood grade 1, meet library;

Wednesday 2pm, Downham grade 2, meet Methodist church;

Thursday, 10.30am, Hilgay grade 3, meet East End Road and Bridge Street junction.

TWALK, Denver and Downham walk and talk group:

Walks start at 10am, Ken 01366 382310.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, meet Denver Village Hall; Wednesday and Friday, meet Downham Library.