WOW24/7 Leisure Listings: Friday, March 11th

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LYNN: True’s Yard Museum:

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

Greyfriars Art Space:

To Saturday, Changing Vista by local artist Lorraine Bewick.

Lynn Museum:

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


Creake Abbey Café:

Continuing to June 6, Sarah Caswell new series of floral paintings.


Westacre Theatre gallery:

Continuing to April 3, John Hughes art workshops showcase mixed media.


LYNN: Library:

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

Friday, 5-8pm, mega sale weekend of DVDs, CDs and games, 01553 772568;

Saturday, 9am-4.30pm, Book sale plus mega sale weekend of DVDs, CDs and games, 01553 772568;

Monday, 10-11am, Football Focus;

Tuesday, 10am-12, Knit and natter;

Tuesday, 10am-12, Beginners’ internet session (second part of free course);

Tuesday, 1-2.30pm, Energy advice drop-in session;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

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

Thursday, 10am-12, Local History Club.

Gaywood Library:

Friday, 2pm, Friends of Gaywood Library Group meeting;

Friday, 2.30-4.30pm, Stress-free colouring sessions, 01553 768498;

Monday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Tuesday, 10.30-11.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time;

Wednesday, 9.30-11.30am, Get to know your sewing machine course continues;

Thursday, 4-5pm, Young people’s reading group.

Christian Fellowship, Wellesley Street:

Friday, 6-7.30pm, messy church with fun, games, activities etc, £1.50, 01553 766333.

Duke’s Head Hotel:

Saturday, 11am-4pm, Mystic, holistic and artistic festival, free entry, 01406 259167.

Pedlars Hall Cafe

Thursday, 7.30pm, St Patrick’s night celebrations, tickets £3, 01553 340897.

Knights Hill:

Continuing to March 13, Circus Mondao; call 07722 791 777 for more info on tickets and performances or visit


Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble Club;

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

Wednesday, 2-4pm, Introduction to word processing, £5 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: Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Scrabble Club;

Tuesday, 3-4pm, Reading group;

Wednesday 1.30-3pm, Knit and natter;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Online basics (second week) booking essential;

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


Monday, 10.30am-12, Colour yourself calm;

Monday, 2-4pm, Introduction to Excel, tickets £5 must book on 01485 532280.

SWAFFHAM: Library:

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

WEST WINCH: Primary School:

Saturday, 2-4pm, messy church, children accompanied by an adult welcome for stories, songs, crafts and tea, 01553 840344.


LYNN: King Edward VII Academy:

Sunday, 10am-2pm, Spring craft and gift fair, in aid of the music and drama departments, 50p entry.

North Lynn Discovery Centre,

Columbia Way:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.


Saturday, 7.30pm, Bingo in aid of hall funds, 01366 324207.

DERSINGHAM: Methodist church hall:

Saturday, 10am, Jumble sale in aid of the Earth Workers Cooperative, 20p entrance, refreshments and tombola, 07804 885010.

FAKENHAM: Community Centre:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Quiz night, teams of 4 (£12 per team) in aid of Fadlos;

Sunday, 11am-1pm, Jumble sale in aid of Fadlos funds.

FINCHAM: Memorial Hall:

Sunday, 10am-12, Jumble sale in aid of hall funds, 20p admission, 01366 347305.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm, cash bingo.

HILLINGTON: Ffolkes Arms:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo in aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance funds, 01485 600868.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Wednesday, bingo 7.30pm, 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 funds.

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/prize bingo in aid of playing field funds;

Sunday, 7.30pm, cash bingo in aid of

village 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.


Thursday, 7.15pm, Bingo in aid of 3rd Marshland Scouts, 01945 880718.

WATLINGTON: Village Hall:

Saturday, 7.30pm, quiz night in aid of hall funds, teams of 4 to 8, entry £5 on door including light refreshments, bring your own drink, 01553 810584/810732.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

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

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

Saturday, 7.30pm eyes down for prize bingo, 07833 192629.


LYNN: Professional Development Centre, Kilhams Way:

Friday, 10am, U3A meeting and talk by Christine Adams on “Female on the Footplate” new members welcome, 01553 841596.

True’s Yard Museum:

Thursday, 1pm, True’s Talks with Chris Pope-Marsh on West Norfolk aviation since 1945, free entry but must book on 01553 770479.

Conservative Club, Gayton

Road, Gaywood:

Saturday, 11.15am, Old Coldstreamers’ Association, also past and present members of Brigade of Guards, 01366 387003.

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:

Friday, 7.15pm, King’s Lynn Philatelic

Society, 01485 544743;

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


Village Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Brancaster Camera Club meeting and talk by world-famous author and wildlife photographer David Tipling, entry £5 to include refreshments, 01553 674725.

DOWNHAM: Methodist Church Hall:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm Downham Singers, all welcome;

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

Town Hall:

Thursday, 2-4pm, Silver Threads Club.

Sovereign Centre, Trafalgar Industrial Estate:

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

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Fridays, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

HUNSTANTON: Town Hall basement:

Wednesday, 10.30am, HDFA poetry morning, “Mad March and Nature”, £2.50 to include tea/coffee and cake, 01485 533933.


Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

Wednesday, 7-9pm, carpet bowls, 01553 617418.


Village Hall:

Sunday, 2.30pm, West Norfolk National Trust Association meeting with illustrated talk by Shelagh Ashe on Gleanings from Gertrude Jekyll, entry £4.

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:

Tuesday, 10am, Wellbeing carers group.


Wednesday, 8pm, West Norfolk Motorcycle 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:

Monday, 7.30pm, Lynn Camera Club, open image improvement discussion

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

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 7.30pm, scheduled meeting of Earth’s Angels Spiritual Group with Tara Rice cancelled due to illness.


LYNN: Norfolk Area Ramblers’

Association, Lynn Group (

Saturday, 10am, Holkham and Wells 6 miles, led by Jan and Deri 01553 840651;

Sunday, 10am, Hunstanton coast and country 13 miles, led by Gerald 01485 532987;

Tuesday, 10am, Brancaster brisk 7 miles, led by Gerald 01485 532987;

Wednesday, 1.30pm, West Dereham leisurely 3.5 miles led by Hazel and John 01366 385772;

Thursday, 10am, Pott Row 4 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, West Acre 2.8 miles, meet at the church;

Monday, 10am, Mundford 2 miles, meet cricket club car park;

Monday, 10.30am, Burnham Overy Staithe 4 miles, meet harbour car park;

Tuesday 10am, Weeting 3 miles, meet Saxon pub;

Tuesday, 10.10am, Saham Toney 4 miles, meet community centre;

Wednesday 9.30am, Swaffham 3.21 miles, meet Buttercross car park;

Wednesday, 10.30am, Lynn Walks, meet main gate;

Wednesday 2pm, Hilgay 2.8 miles, meet East End Road and Bridge Street junction;

Thursday, 10.30am, Shouldham Warren, meet picnic site.

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.


LYNN: Rathskeller:

Wednesday, 8pm, quiz night £1 per person, teams up to 6, half proceeds to King’s Lynn Special Care Baby Unit, 01553 773713.


Sunday, 7.30pm, poker night.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM: Cock Inn:

Monday, 8pm, Poetry night.

Downham Club, Paradise Road:

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

EAST WINCH: Carpenters Arms:

Thursday, 8pm, Quiz night in aid of Blossoms Rescue Centre at Beccles

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursday, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.

HUNSTANTON: United Services Club:

Friday, 8pm, quiz night, £2 entry plus food 01485 535348.

Waterside Bar:

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

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach and Horses:

Monday, 7.30pm, Charity quiz night, maximum 5 per team, £5 entry includes basket meal.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Social Club:

Thursday, 8.30pm, St Patrick’s Night celebration Irish music and comedy with Green Velvet, guests £2.


LYNN: Arts Centre:

Thursday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Players present The Graduate, £10 (continues Friday and Saturday), 01553 764864.

Corn Exchange:

Saturday, 7.30pm, The Illegal Eagles, £24 concs £23, 01553 764864;

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, continues to Saturday 19th, call 01553 764864 for tickets and performances.

Town Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Fiction Festival opens, continues Saturday and Sunday, or call 01553 691661 for ticket details.

Wednesday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Music Society recital with baritone Timothy Nelson, visitors welcome £10 at the door, free for under 18s, students and those with affiliation to FRMS.

St John’s Church:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Electronic organ and keyboard concert with Chris Stanbury, £6.50, 01553 774664/671285.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Friday, 7.30pm, Nathan Carter in concert (sold out);

Wednesday, 2pm, Golden Days of Music Hall, £14.50, concs £12.50, 01485 532252.

St Edmund’s Church:

Sunday, 2.30pm, West Norfolk Jubilee Youth Orchestra concert “From Norfolk to Outer Space”, free admission with retiring collection.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Friday and Saturday, 7.30pm, Westacre Theatre Company present Heroes, translated by Tom Stoppard, £16, 01760 755800.