What’s on where in west Norfolk: Leisure Listings for Friday, June 24th

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LYNN: KLIC Innovation Centre:

Monday, 7-9pm, Visually Connected exhibition by 6th form Springwood High School students.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Continuing to tomorrow, 10am-4pm, “Conversion” by Tom Thompson and John Lawson.

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.

HOUGHTON: Houghton Hall:

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


Wednesday, 4-7pm, Smithdon High School art, design and photography exhibition.

RINGSTEAD: Village Hall:

Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5.30pm, Bryan Harford summer exhibition.

SWAFFHAM: Swaffham Museum:
Continuing, RAF Marham centenary year, Monday-Friday 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-1pm.


LYNN: Red Mount and South Gate:

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

Reffley Community Centre:

Sunday, 11.30am-3pm, Free family fun day sponsored by King’s Lynn Community Adventist Church.

Lynn Library:

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

Friday, 10am-2pm, Family history help, booking essential call 01553 772568;

Monday, 2.30-3.30pm, Just a cuppa free drop-in session;

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 session, 01553 768498;

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

Monday, 10am-12, Scrabble group;

Tuesday, 10.30-11am, Baby bounce and rhyme time;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Creative writing five-week course starts, booking essential on 01553 768498;

Thursday, 1-2pm, Friendship group session and talk by Careline Community Services, £1, 01553 768498.

BIRCHAM NEWTON: RAF Heritage Centre:

Sunday, 11am-5pm, Open day, free admission and parking at the centre at the National Construction College.

CONGHAM: Village gardens:

Sunday, noon-5pm, open gardens and a vineyard, £3, in aid of St Andrew’s Church funds.

Dersingham Library:

Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble club;

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

Thursday, 2-4pm, Family history for beginners, tickets £5 must be booked on 01485 540181;

Thursday, 6-7pm, Colour yourself calm.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

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

Downham Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Scrabble club;

Thursday, 10.30-11am, Baby bounce and rhyme time.

FAKENHAM: Market square:

Saturday, 8.30am-12, monthly farmers’ market.

Fakenham Library:

Wednesday, 10-10.45am, Rhyme time;

Thursday, 2-4pm, Scrabble club.

HARPLEY: Village gardens:

Sunday, 10am-5pm, Eight open gardens and scarecrow quiz, plant sale, tombola, refreshments and garden games, adults £4 children free in aid of St Lawrence Church funds.

STOKE FERRY: Playing Field:

Sunday, 11am-4pm, Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations with live music, hog roast, stalls and car boot sale.

STOWBRIDGE: St Peter’s Church:

Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 10am-4pm daily, “Flowers in the Church” displays in aid of church funds, Songs of Praise and tea at 4pm on Sunday, 01366 385958.

SWAFFHAM: Swaffham Library:

Friday, 10.15-11am, Bounce and rhyme time.

WATLINGTON: Parish church:

Saturday, 10am-5pm, Flower festival on the theme of Saints, free entry, stalls and refreshments; also Sunday 12.30-4pm.


LYNN: St Raphael Club, Gaywood:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo, for club funds.


Wednesday, 8am-8pm, card and cake sale, plus raffle in aid of PMP Cancer Research.

St Michael’s Academy, Saddlebow Road:

Saturday, 10am, Indoor car boot sale, set-up from 9am.

Springwood High School:

Sunday, 9am, Car boot sale, pitches £5, 01553 775491.

Royal British Legion Club, Tower Street:

Saturday, Armed Forces Day with women’s section tombola morning from 11am-2pm;

Thursday, 7.30pm, bingo.

Knight’s Hill Farm Shop:

Sunday, 12-4pm, Car boot sale, pitches £5, set up from 11am.

BARROWAY DROVE: Village sites:

Sunday, 10am-1pm, yard sale and car boot, £5 per yard or car, maps and refreshments at the village hall, 01366 324207 to book.

DENVER: Village Hall:

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

DERSINGHAM: Scout & Guide HQ, Manor Road:

Saturday, 12.30pm, Annual fete and raffle, many stalls and attractions, in aid of HQ maintenance funds, 01485 544753.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, cash bingo.


Princess Theatre:

Friday, 12-4pm, Summer on the terrace with stalls, tombola and refreshments in aid of Save The Children.

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 funds, 01553 617550.

SEDGEFORD: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7pm, Flower demonstration by Nick Godfrey-Cole tickets £5 in aid of UNICEF emergency funds, 01485 570563.

SNETTISHAM: Playing Field:

Saturday, 8am-12, Car boot sale for Allotment Association funds, cars £5, vans/trailers £10, 07525 215118.

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, 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.


Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.

WALPOLE HIGHWAY: Village hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, family bingo for hall funds.

WATLINGTON: Village Hall:

Friday, 9.30am-12, WI’s pop-in cafe with refreshments and tasty treats.

Recreation ground, Glebe Field and Village Hall:

Saturday: 11am-5pm, Village fete including car boot sale, call 01553 813020 to book.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 9am-1pm, Indoor and outdoor car boot sale, £5 per table, in aid of hall funds, 07961 130251.

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

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

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


LYNN: Friends’ Meeting House, Bridge Street:

Tuesday, 10.30am, WEA Lynn branch learning circle’s monthly discussion group, free, 01553 775184.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Thursday, 10am-4pm, Poetry in the Parks day school led by Sue Burge, £30, 01553 692798.

St Augustine’s Health Centre:

Tuesday, 2-3.30pm, Cacels monthly get-together (Coffee and cake enjoying life supportively).

Gaywood Church Rooms:

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

Lynn Museum:

Wednesday, 10.30-12, Coffee, cake and collections monthly coffee morning.

Deaf Centre, Railway Road:

Wednesday, 10am-12, Carers’ Retreat with activities, advice 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:

Friday, 10am-12, West Norfolk Knitters and Stitchers.

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

12th Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

Friday, 7.15pm, Lynn Philatelic Society.

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

RBL Club, Tower Street:

Saturday of each month, 12.30pm, Lynn Gunners, (ex Royal Artillery).

DOWNHAM: Downham Home & Garden Store:

Monday, 2-3.30pm, Cacels monthly get-together (Coffee and cake enjoying life supportively).

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, Carers’ support group.

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Fridays, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

HUNSTANTON: Alive Oasis:

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Cacels monthly get-together (Coffee and cake enjoying life supportively).

United Services Social Club:

Friday, 10am-12, Carers’ support group.


Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Thursday, 8pm, Torc Sequence Dance Club.

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, Swaffham Spiritual Awareness Group with Arthur Wright, from Boston.

Community Centre:

Tuesday, 10.30am, Wellbeing carers’ group, 01553 768155.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: 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.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

Monday, 7.30pm, Lynn Camera Club, field trip (tba) www.klcameraclub.org.uk

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

Village Hall:

Tuesday, 7pm, King’s Lynn Photography Group www.kingslynnphotographygroup.co.uk

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Earth’s Angels Spiritual Group with Carlos Gallianaruiz from Royston, £1.


LYNN: Crossways:

Tuesday, 8pm pool tournament 07717 535047.


Sunday, 7.30pm poker night 01553 698735.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM CLUB, Paradise Road:

Sunday and Thursday, 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.

INGOLDISTHORPE: Sports and Social Club:

Sunday, 8pm, Quiz night, 01945 773323.

SHOULDHAM: King’s Arms:

Sunday, 7pm, Charity quiz night, £2.50 per person, teams up to 4, 01366 347410.


Monday, 7pm, Bikers’ night 07711 212736.

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach & Horses:

Monday, from 6.30pm, Classic car meet.


LYNN: Arts Centre:

Sunday, 3pm and 7pm, Summer Spectacular with the John Giller Drama and Theatre Academy, adults £8.50, children £6.50 per show, 01553 764864.

Corn Exchange:

Friday, 10.30am and 1pm, Gruffalo’s Child, £11.50, 01553 764864;

Saturday, 7.30pm, Studio 19 dance students, £16;

Sunday, 7.30pm, Jamie Raven live, £19.50, concs £17.50;

Thursday, 8pm Comedy Club, £9.50 (unallocated seating).

St Nicholas Chapel:

Sunday, 3.30pm, Norfolk Symphony Orchestra’s annual Friends’ concert, tickets £5, free to Friends and under 18s, no need to book.

St John’s Church, The Walks:

Wednesday, 10.30am, Musical coffee morning with the Windmill Handbell Ringers, free entry, donations invited.

Lynn Minster:

Tuesday, 12.30pm, lunch-time recital with Robin Jackson and Maureen McAllister.

GAYTON: St Nicholas’ Church:

Monday, 7.30pm, Centre Stage Big Band concert, tickets £8 on the door with interval refreshments.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Friday, 7.30pm, The Kilkennys, £20, 01485 532252;

Saturday, 7.30pm, Abba Reunion, £16.50-£19.50.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Friday and Saturday, 7.30pm, Westacre Theatre Company present Shirley Valentine, £16, under 21s £12, 01760 755800;

Wednesday, 12.30pm, Fifth Wednesday lunch, Garden, £16 includes lunch.


LYNN: Town Guides guided walks:

Friday, 2pm, Custom House to St Nicholas’ Chapel, £5, £4 concessions, £1 children, tickets 01553 763044;

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, Historic Lynn meet Saturday Market Place, £5, £4 concessions, £1 children, tickets 01553 763044.

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

Saturday, 10am, Wiggenhall St Germans 6 miles, led by Carol L 01366 380072;

Sunday, 10.30am, Burnhams 10.5 miles, led by Barry 01553 692280;

Tuesday, 10am, Castle Acre brisk 6 miles, led by Valerie 01553 765860;

Thursday, 10am. Wootton Woods, 5 miles, led by Daphne and John 01553 631458.


West Norfolk contact is Jackie Squires on 01553 616279.

Friday, 10.30am, Wiggenhall St Mary grade 3, meet village hall car park;

Monday, 10.30am, Sandringham grade 3, meet visitor centre car park;

Wednesday, 10.30am, Lynn grade 1, meet The Walks main entrance;

Wednesday, 2pm, Downham grade 2, meet leisure centre;

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, contact Ken 01366 382310; Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, meet Denver Village Hall; Wednesday and Friday, meet Downham Library.