Diary April 14 - 21

What's on in south Norfolk and north Suffolk for the coming week

THURSDAY

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Soma House, Station Road: Attleborough Heritage Group, research local/family history, browse the photo archive, 9.30am-3.30pm.

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: Film: The Kids Are All right (15), 8pm �4/students �2, 01379 652241.

United Reformed Church Hall, Mere Street: Imps creative play session for babies, 9.30-10.30am, details Rachel 01379 640696.

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WYMONDHAM. Leisure Centre, Norwich Road: Karate-do Shotakai classes, juniors 6.30-7.30pm, adults 8-10pm, 01603 810067.

Town Green Centre: Wymondham Nature Group, What Trees Can Tell Us About Climate, an illustrated by Dr Tom Melvin (UEA Climatic Research Unit), plus short AGM, 7.30pm.

SHOWS

GISLINGHAM. Village Hall: Thoroughly Modern Millie by the Gislingham Variety Club, 7.30pm �8.50/children �6, tickets from 01379 788504.

WYMONDHAM. Central Hall: Agatha Christie's The Hollow by the Wymondham Players, 7.45pm �7/concs �6, tickets from Geo Reeve, Market Street, or box office 01508 488223.

EXHIBITIONS

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. All Creatures Great and Small, a light-hearted look at birds, bees and four-legged friends, (Apr 7 to May 7, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

WINGFIELD. Wingfield Barns, Church Road: 01379 384505. Suffolk Monochrome Group, (Apr 5 to May 4, Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Arts Centre, Becket's Chapel, 2 Church Street: Spring open show, around 100 works, (Apr 13-24, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm).

Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus in Norfolk, Upstairs Downstairs, Turning Back Time in Town Green Shops, Wymondham in World War 1, The Bridewell Story Retold, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

FRIDAY

EVENTS

DISS. United Reformed Church: Lent lunch 12.30-1.30pm.

HARLESTON. King George's Hall, Broad Street: Imps, creative play session for babies 10am, dance session for pre-schoolers 11.15am, 01379 640696 (Rachel).

PALGRAVE. Community Centre: Prize bingo, raffle, refreshments, 7 for 7.30pm, proceeds to Marie Curie Cancer Care.

WINGFIELD. Wingfield Barns: Fundraising for Save the Children, Scorsese, sake and sushi, film Madame Butterfly at 7.30pm, evening starts at 6.30pm �20, 01379 384505.

SHOWS

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: The Stand-up Poetry Club with Luke Wright, John Osborne and Molly Taylor, 8pm �8/students �6, 01379 652241.

GISLINGHAM. Village Hall: Thoroughly Modern Millie by the Gislingham Variety Club, 7.30pm �8.50/children �6, tickets from 01379 788504.

WYMONDHAM. Central Hall: Agatha Christie's The Hollow by the Wymondham Players, 7.45pm �7/concs �6, tickets from Geo Reeve, Market Street, or box office 01508 488223.

CONCERTS

EAST HARLING. Church: Music from stage and screen by the Bridgham and Harling Band, 7.30pm �6, tickets from Market Stores, 01953 717238/718266 or on te door.

GIGS

BOTESDALE. The Greyhound: James Powlett (rock/blues), 8pm.

EXHIBITIONS

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. All Creatures Great and Small, a light-hearted look at birds, bees and four-legged friends, (Apr 7 to May 7, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

THORNHAM MAGNA. Beyond The Image, 13 Red House Yard, Thornham Estate: 01508 480477. Your Wear It Well, new images by gallery photographers, (to May 1, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

WINGFIELD. Wingfield Barns, Church Road: 01379 384505. Suffolk Monochrome Group, (Apr 5 to May 4, Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Arts Centre, Becket's Chapel, 2 Church Street: Spring open show, around 100 works, (Apr 13-24, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm).

Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus in Norfolk, Upstairs Downstairs, Turning Back Time in Town Green Shops, Wymondham in World War 1, The Bridewell Story Retold, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

SATURDAY

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Connaught Hall: Horticultural Society Spring Show, 2-4pm 50p/children free.

Junior School, Besthorpe Road: Horticultural Society April meeting, subject Bonsai, non-members welcome, 7.30pm.

GREAT MOULTON. Village Hall: Charity show, country, comedy, entertainment, refreshments, bar, 7.30-11.30pm �7.50 including food, 01379 677678, proceeds to Help for Heroes.

OLD BUCKENHAM. Methodist Church: Coffee morning, cakes, books, bric-a-brac, tombola, 10am-12.30pm, proceeds to church funds.

STRADBROKE. Bowls Green (off Wilby Road): Opening of bowls green for the summer season, beginners welcome, 3pm free.

WATTISFIELD. Grundle Farm: British Red Cross open garden, farm garden, woodland walk and dell, 2-5pm �3.50/children under 16 free.

Wattisfield Croft, The Street: British Red Cross open garden, meadows open, alpacas, garden closed, 2-5pm �4/children under 16 free.

WYMONDHAM. Methodist Church: Easter coffee morning, cakes, tombola, raffle, various stalls, refreshments, 10am-1pm, proceeds to Water Aid.

Wymondham Abbey Halt: Mid-Norfolk Railway diesel trains to Dereham, 11.15am, 2.15pm, 4.15pm, 01362 690333 or www.mnr.org.uk.

SHOWS

GISLINGHAM. Village Hall: Thoroughly Modern Millie by the Gislingham Variety Club, 7.30pm �8.50/children �6, tickets from 01379 788504.

WYMONDHAM. Central Hall: Agatha Christie's The Hollow by the Wymondham Players, 7.45pm �7/concs �6, tickets from Geo Reeve, Market Street, or box office 01508 488223.

GIGS

BANHAM. Barrel: Feralmouth (bluegrass), 9pm �3.

HETHERSETT. Social Club: Heat, 8.30pm.

PULHAM MARKET. Memorial Hall: Country Gold Country Music Club with Nashville Sounds, bring your own drinks 8pm �6, 01379 854353/07545 166760.

TASBURGH. Social Club, Grove Lane: Abba Queens, 7.30pm free/non-members �3.

SALES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Connaught Bowls Club, Station Road: Spring fair, tombola, plants, cakes, bric-a-brac, 10am, proceeds to club funds.

BRESSINGHAM. Bressingham Steam Museum: Craft fair, 10.30-5pm, proceeds to Macmillan Cancer Care.

BURSTON. BOCM Pauls Pavilion: Farmers' market, 9am-12.

DISS. TW Gaze Auction Rooms: Architectural salvage and statuary auction, 9.30am.

HARLESTON. The Swan: Farmers' market, 9am-1pm.

KENNINGHALL. Memorial Hall: Craft fair, stalls, refreshments, 10.30am-3pm, proceeds to prostate cancer charities and Kenninghall Church.

OCCOLD. Village Hall: Market, refreshments, 9.30am-12, 01379 678844.

SCOLE. Community Centre, Ransomes Avenue: Jumble, raffle, cakes, 12pm 25p.

THELNETHAM. Village Hall: Jumble, 2-3pm; in aid of church funds.

WYMONDHAM. Market Cross: Farmers' market, 9am-1pm.

EXHIBITIONS

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. All Creatures Great and Small, a light-hearted look at birds, bees and four-legged friends, (Apr 7 to May 7, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

THORNHAM MAGNA. Beyond The Image, 13 Red House Yard, Thornham Estate: 01508 480477. Your Wear It Well, new images by gallery photographers, (to May 1, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

WINGFIELD. Wingfield Barns, Church Road: 01379 384505. Suffolk Monochrome Group, (Apr 5 to May 4, Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Arts Centre, Becket's Chapel, 2 Church Street: Spring open show, around 100 works, (Apr 13-24, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm).

Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus in Norfolk, Upstairs Downstairs, Turning Back Time in Town Green Shops, Wymondham in World War 1, The Bridewell Story Retold, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

SUNDAY

EVENTS

GISLINGHAM. Corner Cottage, Rickinghall Road: NGS open garden, 11am-5pm �3/children free.

HARLESTON. The Old Rectory, St Margaret, South Elmham: Open garden, two acrews of gardens full of spring flowers, medieval moat, light lunches, refreshments, plant sale, cake stall and tombola, dogs on leads welcome, 11am-5pm �1, proceeds for parish church.

MULBARTON. Social Club: Cash bingo, raffle, 7 for 7.30pm.

SOUTH LOPHAM. Redgrave and Lopham Fen, Low Common Road: Plant sale, specialist nurseries, tools, seeds, mulch, donated plants by SWT volunteers, local produce tasting, family trail, 10am-4pm �1/children free.

WATTISFIELD. Grundle Farm: British Red Cross open garden, farm garden, woodland walk and dell, 2-5pm �3.50/children under 16 free.

Wattisfield Croft, The Street: British Red Cross open garden, meadows open, alpacas, garden closed, 2-5pm �4/children under 16 free.

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Abbey Halt: Mid-Norfolk Railway diesel trains to Dereham, 11.15am, 2.15pm, 4.15pm, 01362 690333 or www.mnr.org.uk.

CONCERTS

DISS. United Reform Church: Waveney Choir perform Music for Passiontide, 6.30pm retiring collection.

GIGS

BANHAM. Barrel: Geoff Sharkey (acoustic), 4pm.

HARLESTON. Apollo Country Music Club, Mendham Lane: Ian Highland and Twilight, 7.30-11pm �6/members �5.

SALES

BRESSINGHAM. Bressingham Steam Museum: Craft fair, 10.30-5pm, proceeds to Macmillan Cancer Care.

SOUTH LOPHAM. Redgrave and Lopham Fen: Suffolk Wildlife Trust's annual plant sale, dogs on leads, 10am-4pm �1 adults.

EXHIBITIONS

THORNHAM MAGNA. Beyond The Image, 13 Red House Yard, Thornham Estate: 01508 480477. Your Wear It Well, new images by gallery photographers, (to May 1, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

WINGFIELD. Wingfield Barns, Church Road: 01379 384505. Suffolk Monochrome Group, (Apr 5 to May 4, Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Arts Centre, Becket's Chapel, 2 Church Street: Spring open show, around 100 works, (Apr 13-24, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm).

MONDAY

EVENTS

WYMONDHAM. Catholic Church Hall, Norwich Road: Martial arts for children (5-15), 6-7pm �4, 07932 039574.

GIGS

HARLESTON. Apollo Club: Gene Watson, 8.30pm.

EXHIBITIONS

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Arts Centre, Becket's Chapel, 2 Church Street: Spring open show, around 100 works, (Apr 13-24, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm).

Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus in Norfolk, Upstairs Downstairs, Turning Back Time in Town Green Shops, Wymondham in World War 1, The Bridewell Story Retold, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

TUESDAY

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Connaught Hall, Station Road: Cash bingo, bar, 6.45 for 7.30pm.

DISS. URC Hall: Exciting Imps creative play session for pre-schoolers, 10-11am, details Rachel 01379 640696.

EXHIBITIONS

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. All Creatures Great and Small, a light-hearted look at birds, bees and four-legged friends, (Apr 7 to May 7, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

WINGFIELD. Wingfield Barns, Church Road: 01379 384505. Suffolk Monochrome Group, (Apr 5 to May 4, Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Arts Centre, Becket's Chapel, 2 Church Street: Spring open show, around 100 works, (Apr 13-24, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm).

Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus in Norfolk, Upstairs Downstairs, Turning Back Time in Town Green Shops, Wymondham in World War 1, The Bridewell Story Retold, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

WEDNESDAY

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Connaught Hall: Horticultural Society April meeting, subject Bonsai, non-members welcome, 7.30.

SOUTH LOPHAM. Redgrave and Lopham Fen, Low Common Road: Signs of Spring, family event, search out for the first signs of spring in ponds, woods and meadows, 10am-12 �3.50 child/�1.50 adult, booking essential, 01379 688333.

WYMONDHAM. High School Studio Theatre: Village Screen: Let Me In (15), 7.30pm �4, tickets 01953 713108 or The Book Fountain.

GIGS

BANHAM. Barrel: Open mic, 8.30pm.

EXHIBITIONS

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. All Creatures Great and Small, a light-hearted look at birds, bees and four-legged friends, (Apr 7 to May 7, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

WINGFIELD. Wingfield Barns, Church Road: 01379 384505. Suffolk Monochrome Group, (Apr 5 to May 4, Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Arts Centre, Becket's Chapel, 2 Church Street: Spring open show, around 100 works, (Apr 13-24, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm).

Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus in Norfolk, Upstairs Downstairs, Turning Back Time in Town Green Shops, Wymondham in World War 1, The Bridewell Story Retold, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

THURSDAY

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Soma House, Station Road: Attleborough Heritage Group, research local/family history, browse the photo archive, 9.30am-3.30pm.

DISS. United Reformed Church Hall, Mere Street: Imps creative play session for babies, 9.30-10.30am, details Rachel 01379 640696.

STRADBROKE. Community Centre: Cinema: The King's Speech, bar and ice creams, 7 for 7pm �5.50.

WYMONDHAM. Heritage Museum: Easter egg trail, search for clues around the museum, Easter eggs for all children, displays on Wymondham College, Lotus, upstairs downstairs, looking back at Town Green shops, world war one and story of Bridewell, 10am-4pm �3/concs �2/children free if with an adult.

Leisure Centre, Noriwch Road: Karate-do Shotakai classes, juniors 6.30-7.30pm, adults 8-10pm, 01603 810067.

Phase 3 Common Room, Ogden Close: Coffee morning, and bring and buy, refreshments, bric-a-brac, books, clothing, raffle, 10am-12noon, proceeds to Odgen Close/Standley Court amenities.

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