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LYNN: True’s Yard Museum:

Continues to tomorrow, Royal King’s Lynn photographic exhibition, 01553 770479.

Lynn Town Hall:

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

Lynn Museum:

Continuing to May 14, display of hearing aids through a lifetime; also continuing, Art of the Mart, 10am-5pm, 01553 775001.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

Sunday and Monday, open 11am-4pm on both days, Heritage group’s 9th annual exhibition with displays, films and photographs, admission £2, refreshments available.

HEACHAM: Old Friends Hall:

Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4.30pm, works from three local art groups and individual artists, free entry, refreshments available


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

THORNHAM: Village Hall:

Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm, The Maker’s Mark, original work by craftspeople and artisans.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre gallery:

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


LYNN: Town centre:

Sunday, Grand East Anglia Run with mini-Gear start at 10am and 10k run start at 10.30am.

St Nicholas Chapel:

Saturday, 10.30am all-day event for launch of new family “Cruso Club” with arts and crafts, games, storytelling and workshops etc.

Saturday Market Place:

Sunday, 1.30pm, May Day tradition with King’s Morris dance and the May Garland procession in town centre.

Lynn Library:

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

Saturday, 9am-4.30pm, Book sale;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble Club;

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

Gaywood Library:

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

Tuesday, 1.30-2.15pm, Story-telling and music for pre-school children with the Lavender Hill Mob Theatre Company, must book call 01553 768498;

Wednesday, 9.30-11.30am, free 10-week course Quilting for the Community continues to June 22, 01553 768498;

Thursday, 2-3.30pm, Audio book group for the blind, 01603 629558.

Natural Therapy Centre, Nelson Street:

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

BIRCHAM NEWTON: National Construction College:

Sunday and Monday, 11am-5pm, RAF Bircham Newton Heritage Centre open days, free admission and parking, 01379 741884.

DERSINGHAM: Recreation Ground:

Monday, 12-5pm, Royal British Legion’s annual classic car show and family attractions, craft stalls etc.


Tuesday, 1-3pm, Peer support group for carers;

Wednesday, 10.30-12, Colour yourself calm;

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

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

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

DOWNHAM: Library:

Tuesday, 10.30-11.15am, Story-telling and music for pre-school children with the Lavender Hill Mob Theatre Company, must book call 01366 383073;

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Friendship Group meeting and flower arranging demonstration, £1 to include refreshments, must book on 01553 768498;

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Knit and natter;

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


Saturday, 10am-4pm, Hunstanton and District Festival of Arts craft fair, free entry, refreshments available.

Community Orchard, Avenue Road:

Saturday, 12-4pm, Blossom Day with children’s country dancing, craft and community stalls, clowns, punch and judy, football, Hunstanton Concert Band etc.

MARHAM: Sandringham Centre:

Thursday, 12-5pm, food and craft market.


Sunday, 12-2pm, Hunstanton RNLI welly-wanging competition on Old Hunstanton Beach, 01485 525150.

NORTH CREAKE: Creake Abbey:

Saturday, 10am-4pm, spring gift fair, free admission and parking, 01328 730399.

SWAFFHAM: Library:

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

Tuesday, 3-4.30pm, launch of Brave New reads and talk by Jennifer Hamilton-Emery of Salt Publishing, book advised on 01760 721513.


LYNN: Lynn Minster:

Tuesday, 12.30pm, first of the new season of lunchtime recitals, with James Laird, cafe open from 10.30am,

North Lynn Discovery Centre, Columbia Way:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

DENVER: Village Hall:

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

GRIMSTON: 12 Congham Road:

Saturday, 10am-12.30pm, plant and cake sale in aid of Friends of St Botolph’s Church, free entry.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, cash bingo.

MIDDLETON: Middleton Towers:

Monday, 9.30am-3.30pm, heirlooms car boot sale in aid of ABF, the Soldiers’ Charity.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Friday, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

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

Northwold village venues:

Monday, 9am-3pm, WI’s annual village yard sale, maps, raffle and refreshments available at village hall, 01366 727472 / 728300.

NORTH WOOTTON: House on the Green:

Sunday, 9.30am, Car boot sale in aid of Phoenix youth project, £6 cars, £8 vans etc, stallholders set up 8.30am.

SANDRINGHAM: Park House Hotel:

Thursday, 7.30pm, quiz night with teams up to six, £5 per person to include sandwiches and chips, 01485 542278.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

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

Legge Place:

Saturday, 10am-4pm, yard sale and house clearance, also Sunday and Monday same times.

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:

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, funds for town events.


Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo for hall funds, 01366 500218.

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

Saturday, 7.30pm, prize bingo;

Monday, 1pm, lunch in aid of Help for Heroes, £6 per person.

WEST LYNN: Primary School:

Friday, 6pm, quiz night, £5 for team of 5 (max 2 adults and 3 children), drinks and refreshments available.

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Saturday, 6pm, prize bingo.


LYNN: Town Hall:

Tuesday, 6.30pm, free talk by David Marien from the College of West Anglia on brickwork in Lynn.

Marriott’s Warehouse:

Sunday, 3-4pm, free talk by Dr Paul Richards on Medieval Lynn and the importance of King John.

London Road Methodist Church Hall, County Court Road:

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

Ouse Sailing Club, Ferry Lane:

Wednesday, 8.30pm, Renaissance Singles social club.

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.

Providence Street Community Centre:

Friday, 10am-noon, West Norfolk Knitters and Stitchers wool shack

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

12th Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

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

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Thursday, 2-4pm, Silver Threads Club.

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:

Friday, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

FAKENHAM: Masonic Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Fakenham and District Flower Club, £2, £5 non-members, 01328 851733 or 01328 700421.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, West Norfolk Aviation Society monthly meeting.


Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

SOUTH WOOTTON: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 2pm, West Norfolk Flower Club.

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Lynn & District Sugarcraft Club, new members welcome, visitors £4.50, Lilian: 01485 571496.

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 Mainwaring of Wisbech.

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, classic, custom and American vehicle enthusiasts.


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

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

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


LYNN: Woolpack:

Sunday, 7.30pm, poker.


Monday, 10am, author Harry Cory Wright launches new book “Marsh”;

Monday, 12noon, King’s Morris present Morris dancing; also at The Hoste in Burnham Market at 1pm and The Globe in Wells-Next-The-Sea at 2.30pm.

CLENCHWARTON: The Victory Inn:

Wednesday, 8pm, quiz night, maximum team of four, £1.25 per person, in aid of Mayor’s Charity, 01553 775668.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM: The Cock Inn:

Friday, 8pm, folk and poetry.

Downham Club, Paradise Road:

Thursday and Sunday, 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:

Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 5.30 and 8pm, The Naked Truth, £22, concs £20, 01553 764864;

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Jethro 40 Years the Joker (over 16s) £21.

Lynn Minster:

Tuesday, 12.30pm, lunchtime recital with James Laird, cafe open from 10.30am.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, An evening with Steve Parrish, tickets £19.50-£21, 01485 532252.

St Edmund’s Church:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Keith Skipper and Ian Prettyman present a Mardling and Music Evening, tickets £10 to include refreshments.

SWAFFHAM: Stanley’s Lynn Road:

Friday and Saturday at 7.30pm, TOSH Community Theatre Group present Curtain Up!, tickets available from the Horse and Groom or Vicky on 01760 336006.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Friday, 7.30pm, fEast Theatre presents Winter 53, £16, 01760 755800.


LYNN: Guided walks by Lynn Town Guides:

Tuesday, 2pm, Historic Lynn, start from town hall, walks up to two hours, £5, £4 concessions, £1 children, tickets 01553 763044.

Norfolk Area Ramblers’ Association, Lynn Group (

Saturday, 10am, Ingoldisthorpe 6 miles, led by Barry 01553 692280;

Tuesday, 10am, Swanton Morley brisk 6 miles, led by Chris 01760 722947;

Thursday, 10am, Wiveton Downs 5 miles, led by Jon H 01553 278469.


West Norfolk contact is Jackie Squires on 01553 616279.

Friday, 10.30am, Wolferton grade two, meet Social Club;

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

Wednesday, 2pm, Stow Bardolph grade two, meet Holy Trinity Church;

Thursday, 10.30am, Outwell grade two, meet Methodist Church.

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.


Tuesday, 10am, Walking women, free, 07825 290703.