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Diary July 23-30

PUBLISHED: 09:55 22 July 2009 | UPDATED: 11:09 12 July 2010

THURSDAY, 23/07/2009

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Methodist Church Rooms: Slimming World Group, 5.30pm, 01508 489434.

Soma House, Station Road: Heritage Group members' room open 9.

THURSDAY, 23/07/2009

EVENTS

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Royal British Legion monthly social meeting 8pm.

DISS. URC Hall: Baby Imps, inspiring sensory play sessions for babies and carers, 9.30-10.30am, advance booking group, 10.45-11.45am drop-in group, call Rachel Baker, 01379 640696 for further details.

EYE. Eye Castle, Castle Hill: Natural crafts, countryside activities, suitable age 8 plus, 11am-3pm £3/accompanying adult free, 01449 724633.

GIGS

CARLETON ST PETER. Beauchamp Arms: The Water Rats Jazz Band, 8pm.

DANCES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Scout Hall, Station Road: Ballroom and Latin practice session, 7.30-9pm £3.25.

Scouts Hall, Station Road: Ballroom and Latin practice, 7.30-9pm £3.25, 01953 455500 (Sandra).

BROCKDISH. Village Hall: Summer tea dance, ballroom and sequence, 2-4.15pm £2.50 inc refreshments; proceeds village hall.

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre, Harvey Lane: Swing jive and boogie-woogie with Esther and David, jive class 7.30pm, boogie class 8.30pm, practice 9.30-10.30pm classes £5 each, £8 for two, 01473 635176.

DISS. Corn Hall: Diss Music Festival: Tea dance, with Twice as Nice, 2-4.30pm £2 inc refreshments.

Park Hotel, Denmark Street: Norwich Salsa, 7.45pm £6/NUS £5, 07973 143323 (Nad).

Junior School: Hip-Hop and disco dance class, all ages, 6-7pm 07835 021439.

EYE. Permastore Social Club: Disco/Hip-Hop, beginners class, ladies only, 8-9pm £3.50, 01379 870813.

HEMPNALL. Village Hall: Absolute beginners catch up line dancing 1.15-1.30pm free, beginners/improvers 1.30-2.45pm £3.50, 01508 578071

MULBARTON. Village Hall: Line dancing, beginners/improvers 7.30pm, improvers/intermediates 8.30-10pm £3.50, 01508 578071.

SPOONER ROW. Village Hall: Le Roc modern jive with the Jive Cub, beginners and improvers 8.30-10pm £5, 01953 455500 (Sandra).

FRIDAY, 24/07/2009

EVENTS

DISS. The Angel Café, 1 Fair Green: Life Drawing Session with Rebecca Lyne 6-8.30pm, £6 per session, info 01379 668552.

Corn Hall: Diss Music Festival: Local talent night, including Starmaker finalists Mandy Chambers, and Shane Leeder with Alison Murton and local band Backstreet, 7.30pm £6.50.

EYE. Volunteer Centre: Bereavement Friendship and Support group meeting, £1, further information 01379 871168/

LITTLE MELTON. Crusaders Rugby Football Club: Beer Festival, 40 real ales and ciders, from 12 noon with live music by Second to None, 7-11pm £3 (or £5 for whole weekend to 5pm Sunday).

WYMONDHAM. North Wymondham Community Centre: Twins, triplets and more! Support and social group for multiple birth families, school-age siblings welcome, 1-2.30pm £1.50 per family inc refreshments.

Abbey Hall: Amoghasiddhi, Buddhist meditation class, 1.30-2.30pm.

SHOWS

BARNHAM BROOM. Village Hall: The Very Ugly Duckling (family show), outdoor theatre aimed at children, 3pm free.

GIGS

MENDHAM. Sir Alfred Munnings: Murphys Lore, 8.30pm.

TASBURGH. Countryman, Ipswich Road: Pyevarotti, 8.30pm.

DANCES

LONG STRATTON. Leisure Centre: Ballroom and Latin American dancing classes for beginners 7.30-8.30pm with Mike, details 01603 811119.

SPOONER ROW. Village Hall: Argentine tango, beginners and improvers 7-8.20pm £5, 01953 455500 (Sandra). Le Roc modern jive with the Jive Cub, beginners and improvers 8.30-10pm £5, 01953 455500 (Sandra).

WRENINGHAM. Village Hall: Line dance social, live music from Glen Douglas, doors 7.30pm, 8-11pm.

WYMONDHAM. Roman Catholic Hall: Ballroom and Latin, beginners 7.30-8.30pm £4, improvers 8.30-9.30pm £4, 07766 751545 (Donna).

SALES

DISS. TW Gaze Auction Rooms: Antiques, also boating, caravans and camping, 10am.

WYMONDHAM. Central Hall, Buttolph Room: Country market, 8.45-11.15am.

SATURDAY, 25/07/2009

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. St Mary's Church Hall: Attleborough Heritage Group coffee morning, 10-11.30am.

BANHAM. Barrel: Appleyard Fayre, local crafts and demonstrations, Morris dancers, children's area, inflatables, games, beer tent, barbecue, live music into the evening, 11am-11pm £2/accompanied children free.

BROCKDISH. The Upper Waveney Sculpture Meadow: Family Art Day featuring fused glass, sculpture, graffiti boards, puppet making, architecture and pottery painting, 10am-4pm £10 family ticket book on 01379 668552,

DISS. Diss Publishing Bookshop: Book signing, by Gilly Wilkinson, 10.30am-2.30pm.

FORNCETT ST. MARY. Forncett Industrial Steam Museum: Gumboot workshop with Black Umfolosi, singing and dancing, finishing with short performance, bring wellies, 3-4.15pm £5; booking essential 01508 533615.

HORHAM. Red Feather Club: 95th Bomb Group Association Quiz Night, general knowledge quiz in the newly rebuilt Blue Lounge, soft drinks available, bring own wine and beer etc, 7.30pm £5 including ploughman's supper; team bookings on 01379 384559.

Red Feather Club Museum: 95th Bomb Group Heritage Association open day, memorabilia, artefacts, photographs, war paintings, refreshments available, 10am-4pm free (donations welcome).

LITTLE MELTON. Crusaders Rugby Football Club: Beer Festival, 40 real ales and ciders, all day, with live music by Sutton Jazz, 7-11pm £3.

PULHAM MARKET. School: Summer fete, games, stalls, barbecue, 11am-2pm.

PULHAM ST MARY. Village Hall: Whist drive in aid of village hall funds, 7.30pm.

THELNETHAM. St Nicholas Church: History tour of parish church, with the Rev John Fulton, 2.30pm adults £5.

SHOWS

FORNCETT ST MARY. Forncett Industrial Steam Museum: Gumboot Steam Up (Zimbabwean dance show) - The Black Umfolosi 5, 7pm £10/concs £8, 01603 630000 or www.south-norfolk.gov.uk/festival.

GIGS

HINGHAM. Social Club: Parkhouse, 8.30pm.

HOPTON, DISS. Vine: Mick the Baker Band, 8.30pm.

DANCES

WILBY, EYE. Village Hall: Ballroom and sequence to music by Gail Partridge, 8pm £4.

SALES

SUTON. Great Expectations, London Road: Car boot, free parking, 12noon (sellers set up 11am) free entry.

SUNDAY, 26/07/2009

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Soma House: Attleborough Heritage Group guided town walk, Royal Hotel to College House, 2.30pm £2/members £1.

BILLINGFORD. Windmill: Mill open day, 1-4.30pm £2/children free.

HORHAM. Red Feather Club Museum: 95th Bomb Group Heritage Association open day, memorabilia, artefacts, photographs, war paintings, refreshments available, 10am-4pm free (donations welcome).

LITTLE MELTON. Crusaders Rugby Football Club: Beer Festival, 40 real ales and ciders, 10am-5pm £3.

SNETTERTON. Hall Farm: World Horse Welfare Summer Extravaganza, guided tours, demonstrations, shows, trade stands, Pony Express, meet rescued horses and ponies, 10am-4pm £5 per car.

THORNHAM MAGNA. Thornham Walks: Volunteer day, 10am-3.30pm.

GIGS

MENDHAM. Sir Alfred Munnings: Buskers, 2-4pm.

SALES

HETHERSETT. Village Hall, Back Lane: Craft fair, 10am-4pm.

HINGHAM. Leisure Centre Watton Road: Antiques fair, 50 stands, 10am-4pm adults £1.

MONDAY, 27/07/2009

EVENTS

BANHAM. Community Centre: Short mat bowls, 2-5pm.

HONINGHAM. Village Hall: Aerobics, 7.30pm.

THORNHAM MAGNA. Thornham Walks: Build a Bug, minibeast hunt, then build a bug using ideas seen on the bug hunt. 2-4pm £3 per child/accompanying adults free (meet main car park).

WYMONDHAM. Methodist Church Hall: Baby café for breast feeding mums and families 10am-12noon.

DANCES

BURSTON. St Mary's Church: Hip hop and disco dance classes, adults only, 7-8pm, 07835021439.

DISS. Corn Hall: Monterey Line Dance Club, improvers 7.15pm, 01379 651773 (Melissa).

GARBOLDISHAM. Village Hall: Jive dancing, beginners and improvers, no partner needed, 7.45-10.15pm first night free.

NEEDHAM. Village Hall: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers, 8-10pm £5.

TUESDAY, 28/07/2009

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Baptist Church, Leys Lane: Breastfeeding café, 9.30-11.30am.

Connaught Hall, Station Road: Artline, illustrated talk by woodcarver Colin Yorke, 7.30pm in the Francis Room, non members £5.

DISS. United Reformed Church Hall: Toddler Imps, exciting creative play sessions for parents and toddlers, two sessions, 10-10.45am and 11-11.45am, ring Rachel Baker 01379 640696 for details.

Denny Centre Complex: DISS (Disability Issues and Social Support) Group, 10am-1pm, ring 07863 117508 or 01379 640966 for further info.

GISLINGHAM. Band Hut, Mill Street: Silver Band practice 7.30-9.30pm new members welcome of all abilities, 01379 788411 for further information.

NEWTON FLOTMAN. ARTS: Three day musical theatre workshop begins, with performance of mini musical at the end, for eight-12 year olds, 10am-3pm £45 for three days (to July 30); booking essential 01508 471792.

SCOLE. Crossways Inn: Friendly darts matches, 8pm.

WYMONDHAM. Ex-Servicemen's Club: Bingo 7.30pm.

DANCES

DISS. DC3, Diss Christian Community Church, Vinces Road: Monterey Line Dance Club, improvers 2pm, 01379 651773 (Melissa).

SPOONER ROW. Village Hall: Ballroom and Latin, improvers 8.15-10pm, 01953 455500 (Sandra).

WICKLEWOOD. Village Hall: Adults Ballroom and Latin American Ballroom dancing classes, intermediate 7.30-8.30pm £4, novice 8.30-9.30pm £4, 07766 751545 (Donna).

WYMONDHAM. Fairland Hall: 50 plus beginners and improvers line dancing 1.30-2.45pm £3.50 inc refreshments, 01508 578071.

WEDNESDAY, 29/07/2009

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Fire Station, Thieves Lane: Whist drive, 7.30pm.

EAST HARLING. Sports and Social Club: Harling and District Social Support Group, Movement to Music, 10.30am in the Rudd Room.

HARLESTON. Community Information Centre: Jobs Club coffee morning, help to find employment, careers advice, local training to improve skills or retrain 10am-12noon.

KENNINGHALL. Memorial Hall: Mother and Toddler Group, £1 per child, 9.30-11.45am.

ROYDON. Village Hall: Roydon and Diss Model Railway Society meeting, new members welcome experienced or beginner, 7-10pm, 01379 870458.

WICKLEWOOD. Village Hall: Baby and Toddler Group 1.15-2.45pm £1.50 per family, first week free.

GIGS

WEYBREAD. Crown: Open mic night, 8pm.

DANCES

DISS. Corn Hall: Monterey Line Dance Club, beginners 7pm, improvers 8.05pm, 01379 651773 (Melissa).

LONG STRATTON. Village Hall: 50 plus absolute beginners line dancing 1.30-2.45pm £3.50, 01508 78071.

WINFARTHING. Village Hall: Line dancing, 7.30-9.30pm, £3.50.

WYMONDHAM. Ex-Servicemen's Club: Line dancing, 8-10.30pm, beginners welcome, 01953 602976.

THURSDAY, 30/07/2009

EVENTS

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Royal British Legion monthly social meeting 8pm.

DISS. URC Hall: Baby Imps, inspiring sensory play sessions for babies and carers, 9.30-10.30am, advance booking group, 10.45-11.45am drop-in group, call Rachel Baker, 01379 640696 for further details.

DANCES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Scout Hall, Statiion Road: Ballroom and Latin practice session, 7.30-9pm £3.25.

Scouts Hall, Station Road: Ballroom and Latin practice, 7.30-9pm £3.25, 01953 455500 (Sandra).

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre, Harvey Lane: Swing jive and boogie-woogie with Esther and David, jive class 7.30pm, boogie class 8.30pm, practice 9.30-10.30pm classes £5 each, £8 for two, 01473 635176.

DISS. Park Hotel, Denmark Street: Norwich Salsa, 7.45pm £6/NUS £5, 07973 143323 (Nad).

Junior School: Hip-Hop and disco dance class, all ages, 6-7pm 07835 021439.

EYE. Permastore Social Club: Disco/Hip-Hop, beginners class, ladies only, 8-9pm £3.50, 01379 870813.

HEMPNALL. Village Hall: Absolute beginners catch up line dancing 1.15-1.30pm free, beginners/improvers 1.30-2.45pm £3.50, 01508 578071

MULBARTON. Village Hall: Line dancing, beginners/improvers 7.30pm, improvers/intermediates 8.30-10pm £3.50, 01508 578071.

SPOONER ROW. Village Hall: Le Roc modern jive with the Jive Cub, beginners and improvers 8.30-10pm £5, 01953 455500 (Sandra).

SALES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Market, Queens Square: Charity stalls for Ugandan orphans, 8am-4pm.


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