Diary March 17 - 24

What's on this week in south Norfolk and north Suffolk

THURSDAY

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Amoghasiddhi Buddhist Centre, Cyprus House, Queens Square: Meditation class, 7.30-9pm �5, 01953 451937.

Heritage Room, Soma House: Attleborough Heritage Group meeting, 9.30am-3.30pm.


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DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: The Girl Who Played With Fire (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: Karate-do Shotakai junior practice, 8-10pm, 01603 810067.

Town Green Centre: AGM and beetle drive, 2pm �1; proceeds to Wymondham Pensioners.

SHOWS

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Up Out O' The Sea by Eastern Angles Theatre Company - tale of laughter and tears, 7.30pm �7.95-�8.95, 01953 860216.

GIGS

BOTESDALE. Greyhound: Buskers' night, all musicians welcome, 8-11.30pm.

EXHIBITIONS

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: 01379 652241. The Beatles Picture Show, rare photos from the 1960s by Norman Parkinson, Terry O'Neill, Frank Hermann, Michael Ward, Harry Benson and Astrid Kircherr, screenprints by Robert Whitaker, plus film posters and original Yellow Submarine cartoon cells, (to Mar 26, Mon-Sat 11am-4pm).

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. Have I Got Nudes For You!, paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics by 38 Norfolk and Suffolk artists, (to Apr 1, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus, Town Green, first world war, Upstairs Downstairs, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

FRIDAY

EVENTS

ASHWELLTHORPE. Village Hall: Archive film: Norfolk Past, The County Our Parents Knew, 7.30pm �4 advance/�5 on the door, 01508 489313.

ATTLEBOROUGH. Amoghasiddhi Buddhist Centre, Cyprus House, Queens Square: Meditation class, 12.30-1.30pm �4, 01953 451937.

BROCKDISH. Village Hall: Brockdish Players AGM 7.30pm.

DISS. Roman Catholic 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).

SHOWS

WYMONDHAM. Studio Theatre, High School: Cottage Cheese by Four by Four - one act dramas set in a country cottage, 7.30pm �5, bookings in advance on 01953 861336.

GIGS

BOTESDALE. Greyhound: Marc Anthony, disco/ soul music, 8.30pm.

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: Band DISScovery - the best new bands in the local area - contemporary folk/metal/alternative punk, with Deeper Dreed (Thurston), Woodland Creatures (Norwich), Clouded Vodka (Attleborough), 7.30pm �4 adv/�5 door, 01379 652241.

WYMONDHAM. Ex-Serviceman's Social Club: Phil Male, 8.30pm.

SALES

DISS. T W Gaze Auction Rooms: Antiques and boating and outdoor pursuits auction, 9.30am. Antiques auction, 9.30am.

EXHIBITIONS

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: 01379 652241. The Beatles Picture Show, rare photos from the 1960s by Norman Parkinson, Terry O'Neill, Frank Hermann, Michael Ward, Harry Benson and Astrid Kircherr, screenprints by Robert Whitaker, plus film posters and original Yellow Submarine cartoon cells, (to Mar 26, Mon-Sat 11am-4pm).

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. Have I Got Nudes For You!, paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics by 38 Norfolk and Suffolk artists, (to Apr 1, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

THORNHAM MAGNA. Beyond The Image, 13 Red House Yard, Thornham Estate: 01508 480477. Colourful Creation, silk painting by Elizabeth Rose, (to Mar 27, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

You Wear It Well, new images by gallery photographers, (to May 1, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus, Town Green, first world war, Upstairs Downstairs, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

SATURDAY

EVENTS

FORNCETT ST. MARY. Village Hall, Low Road: Games Night with Tas Well bar, byo games, 7.30pm, free entry.

TASBURGH. Village Hall: Disco, an evening of non-stop 80s smash hits, 8pm �5 advance, �5.50 on the door, tickets from the post office, social club or 01508 470488, proceeds to Tas Valley Pre-School and Playgroup.

TIBENHAM. Community Hall, Pristow Green Lane: Village Screen: Another Year (12A), 7.30pm �4 advance/�5 on the door, 01379 677066/677284.

SHOWS

WYMONDHAM. Studio Theatre, High School: Cottage Cheese by Four by Four - one act dramas set in a country cottage, 7.30pm �5, bookings in advance on 01953 861336.

CONCERTS

ALBURGH. Village Hall: Songs for a Spring Evening with the Alburgh Singers, buffet included, 6.45 for 7.30pm �7, tickets 01986 788510 or 01986 788664; proceeds to village hall funds.

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: Mayor's Charity Concert with the Waveney Choir - featuring songs from the shows and popular classics, 7pm �5, 01379 652241.

WYMONDHAM. College (off A11 near Attleborough): The Band of the Brigade of Gurkhas, 2.30pm �15, 01328 730806; proceeds to the Gurkha Welfare Trust.

GIGS

DISS. Diss Town Football Club, Brewers Green Lane: Music and Dancing with Blitz, 8pm, �4.

PULHAM MARKET. Falcon: Rawedge (classic rock), 9pm.

Memorial Hall: Country Gold presents Jim Worton and Ronnie Del Rio, doors 7pm, music 8-11.30pm.

SALES

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

RICKINGHALL. Village Hall: Jumble, 2pm 20p.

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

EXHIBITIONS

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: 01379 652241. The Beatles Picture Show, rare photos from the 1960s by Norman Parkinson, Terry O'Neill, Frank Hermann, Michael Ward, Harry Benson and Astrid Kircherr, screenprints by Robert Whitaker, plus film posters and original Yellow Submarine cartoon cells, (to Mar 26, Mon-Sat 11am-4pm).

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. Have I Got Nudes For You!, paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics by 38 Norfolk and Suffolk artists, (to Apr 1, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

THORNHAM MAGNA. Beyond The Image, 13 Red House Yard, Thornham Estate: 01508 480477. Colourful Creation, silk painting by Elizabeth Rose, (to Mar 27, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

You Wear It Well, new images by gallery photographers, (to May 1, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus, Town Green, first world war, Upstairs Downstairs, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

SUNDAY

EVENTS

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

THORPE ABBOTTS. Village Hall: Illustrated talk by Wing Commander Ken Wallis, legendary pioneer of the Autogyro, light lunch and bar, 12 �6.50, ticket only from 01379 668448/668132.

WYMONDHAM. Regal Cinema: Dad's Army - The Movie, also rare footage of the Dad's Army team plus personal appearance by Frank Williams (long-suffering vicar), 2.30pm, tickets and information on 01953 605593/01953 603246.

GIGS

DISS. The Cock: Mick the Baker (3 piece band), 6-8pm.

HARLESTON. Apollo Country Music Club, Mendham Lane: Ray Peters, 7.30-10.45pm �5/non-members �6.

WRENINGHAM. Village Hall, Mill Lane: Dumplin' Country presents Johnny Rondo and the Billy Jack Band, doors 1pm, music 2-5pm �5, bookings on 01603 433918.

EXHIBITIONS

THORNHAM MAGNA. Beyond The Image, 13 Red House Yard, Thornham Estate: 01508 480477. Colourful Creation, silk painting by Elizabeth Rose, (to Mar 27, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

You Wear It Well, new images by gallery photographers, (to May 1, Fri-Sun 11am-4pm).

MONDAY

EVENTS

BLO NORTON. Village Hall: History Group meeting, talk by Derek Palgrave about family history on the web, 7.30pm �2 non-members.

DISS. Diss Town Football Club, Brewers Green Lane: Prize bingo, doors 7.15pm, eyes down 8pm.

United Reformed Church, Mere Street: Bible studies 7.30pm.

MULBARTON. Village Hall: Ward-robes Fashion Show, 7.30pm �2 door or 01508 570866, includes glass of wine.

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

EXHIBITIONS

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: 01379 652241. The Beatles Picture Show, rare photos from the 1960s by Norman Parkinson, Terry O'Neill, Frank Hermann, Michael Ward, Harry Benson and Astrid Kircherr, screenprints by Robert Whitaker, plus film posters and original Yellow Submarine cartoon cells, (to Mar 26, Mon-Sat 11am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus, Town Green, first world war, Upstairs Downstairs, (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

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: 01379 652241. The Beatles Picture Show, rare photos from the 1960s by Norman Parkinson, Terry O'Neill, Frank Hermann, Michael Ward, Harry Benson and Astrid Kircherr, screenprints by Robert Whitaker, plus film posters and original Yellow Submarine cartoon cells, (to Mar 26, Mon-Sat 11am-4pm).

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. Have I Got Nudes For You!, paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics by 38 Norfolk and Suffolk artists, (to Apr 1, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus, Town Green, first world war, Upstairs Downstairs, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

WEDNESDAY

EVENTS

BANHAM. Community Centre: Flower arranging, 10.30am-12.30pm, 01953 888710.

WYMONDHAM. Studio Theatre, High School: Village Screen: Another Year (12A), 7.30pm �4, tickets from The Book Fountain, 01953 713108.

GIGS

BANHAM. Barrel: Open mic, 8.30pm.

SALES

HARLESTON. St George's Hall: Country Market, 9.30-11.15am.

EXHIBITIONS

DISS. Corn Hall, St Nicholas Street: 01379 652241. The Beatles Picture Show, rare photos from the 1960s by Norman Parkinson, Terry O'Neill, Frank Hermann, Michael Ward, Harry Benson and Astrid Kircherr, screenprints by Robert Whitaker, plus film posters and original Yellow Submarine cartoon cells, (to Mar 26, Mon-Sat 11am-4pm).

HARLESTON. Harleston Gallery, 3 Old Market Place: 01379 855366. Have I Got Nudes For You!, paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramics by 38 Norfolk and Suffolk artists, (to Apr 1, Tues-Sat 10am-4pm).

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham Heritage Museum, 10 The Bridewell: 01953 600205. Displays on Wymondham College, Lotus, Town Green, first world war, Upstairs Downstairs, (to Oct 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, bank hol Sun 2-4pm).

THURSDAY

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Amoghasiddhi Buddhist Centre, Cyprus House, Queens Square: Meditation class, 7.30-9pm �5, 01953 451937.

Heritage Room, Soma House: Attleborough Heritage Group meeting, 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.

WRENINGHAM. Village Hall: Newton Flotman and District Flower Arrangement Club meeting, with demonstration by Libby Ferris - Designing with Colour, 1.30pm �4 visitors.

WYMONDHAM. Fairland Hall: Heritage Society meeting, talk on the Stanfield Hall murders by Richard Wilson, 7.30pm �1.50 non-members.

Leisure Centre: Karate-do Shotakai junior practice, 8-10pm, 01603 810067.

SHOWS

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall, Moat Lane: Over The Top, 8pm �5/concs �4, 01953 861438/860320.

GIGS

BOTESDALE. Greyhound: Buskers' night, all musicians welcome, 8-11.30pm.

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