Search

RSPCA receives funding boost from Wymondham group

10:05 08 June 2012

Archant

The RSPCA received a funding boost following a cheque presentation from the Wymondham Regal Experience Group.

Chairman Michael Armstrong presented the £100 cheque on behalf of the group to the charity at its Wymondham shop.

The group raises money for local charities from its popular classic film shows at the former cinema.

Other causes to which it has donated over the last year are Star Throwers, the Norfolk Disabled Association, Big C and East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices.

0 comments

Other news

Yesterday, 14:23
Simply Halal in Banham. Photograph Simon Parker

A vet and meat hygiene inspector have been suspended from their duties at Norfolk slaughterhouse Simply Halal over concerns for the welfare of animals.

Mon, 09:20
Shorelands Wildlife Gardens have anumber or rare birds successfully breeding for the first time. The Nursery and Gardens are run by Ben Potterton.
Ben with a Sarus Crane.

It is a wildlife garden which prides itself on its collection of rare species and conservation work.

And Shorelands Wildlife Gardens in Dickleburgh, near Diss, is celebrating after a bumper crop of baby birds have been born – with plenty more busy nesting.

Sunday, May 29, 2016
The war memorial for the United States Army Air Force 490th Bomb Group, who served at Eye Airfield during the Second World War has been dedicated. Picture: Gregg Brown.

It has taken two years of hard work from a devoted group of local people to have a war memorial built at Eye Airfield.

Sunday, May 29, 2016
The Wymondham Abbey Flower Festival. Picture: Sonya Duncan.

Wymondham Abbey has been turned into a floral spectacle to celebrate the completion of work on new extensions to the 12th century building.

Most Read

Yesterday, 14:23
Simply Halal in Banham. Photograph Simon Parker

A vet and meat hygiene inspector have been suspended from their duties at Norfolk slaughterhouse Simply Halal over concerns for the welfare of animals.

Read more
Norwich
Sunday, May 29, 2016
The war memorial for the United States Army Air Force 490th Bomb Group, who served at Eye Airfield during the Second World War has been dedicated. Picture: Gregg Brown.

It has taken two years of hard work from a devoted group of local people to have a war memorial built at Eye Airfield.

Read more
United States
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Evie Rodwell who belongs to Long Stratton Gymnastics Club scooped bronze for Great Britain in the World Downs Syndrome Gymnastics Championships in Milan.

A young gymnast who was able to compete on an international stage thanks to the generosity of EDP and Mercury readers is celebrating a medal win.

Read more
Evie Rodwell
Friday, March 22, 2013
Norovirus

Visiting has been restricted at Norfolk’s main hospital following an outbreak of norovirus.

Read more
Thursday, July 31, 2008
Nigel Stringer with daughters, from left, Rebecca and Rachel, his wife Cindy, son Rowan and dog Wellington.

The sweeping parkland once played host to one of south Norfolk's finest country houses.

But now a stunning 21st-century country home is being built on the site of the former Boyland Hall which was demolished in 1946 after falling into decline.

Read more

Local Weather

Rain

Rain

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 12°C

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Diss Mercury e-edition today E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up