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Diary March 26 to April 2

PUBLISHED: 09:56 25 March 2009 | UPDATED: 10:59 12 July 2010

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THURSDAY, 26/03/2009

EVENTS

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

BROOKE. Parish Hall: Brooke Gardening Club, talk - Growing Rock Plants and Alpines, 7.

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THURSDAY, 26/03/2009

EVENTS

BROOKE. Parish Hall: Brooke Gardening Club, talk - Growing Rock Plants and Alpines, 7.30pm visitors £1.50.

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

GARBOLDISHAM. Village Hall: Garboldisham History Society presents a talk on archaeological discoveries in the Garboldisham area, with guest speaker Alice Cattermole, Historic Environment Record Officer from the Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Services, bar and refreshments available, 7.30pm £2 on door.

SHOWS

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Heroes (drama) by Gerald Sibleyras, translated by Tom Stoppard - New Buckenham Players, 8pm £6/concs £5, 01953 861165.

FRIDAY, 27/03/2009

EVENTS

BROCKDISH. Church of England VC Primary School: Easter fair, meet the Easter bunny, Easter egg hunt, various stalls, face painting, refreshments, pony rides (depending on ground conditions), 3.30pm.

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Good Companions bingo 8pm.

DISS. Salvation Army Hall: Lent Lunch in aid of Christian Aid 12.30-1.30pm.

SWAINSTHORPE. Dun Cow PH car park: Central Norfolk Health Walk, 2.75 mile countryside walk, 10.30am; information 01603 423377.

SHOWS

HARLESTON. Archbishop Sancroft High School: The Princess and the Goblin (family show) - Harleston Players Youth Theatre Company, 7.30pm £5, 01379 852301 or from Harleston Pet Stores.

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Heroes (drama) by Gerald Sibleyras, translated by Tom Stoppard - New Buckenham Players, 8pm £6/concs £5, 01953 861165.

GIGS

TASBURGH. The Countryman: Micky Spanton, 8.30pm.

WORTHAM. The Dolphin: Ratz in a Sack.

WYMONDHAM. Central Hall, Back Lane: Wymondham Helicopter Group present Abba Queens, bar and raffle available, 8-11pm £6 adv/£7 on door if available, 01953 600563; proceeds East Anglian Air Ambulance.

SALES

DISS. Methodist Church: Jumble sale for Mencap 9.30am.

TW Gaze auction rooms: Antiques plus boating, caravans and camping auction, 10am.

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

SATURDAY, 28/03/2009

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. St Mary's Church Hall: Attleborough Heritage Group coffee morning, with cakes and tombola, 10am.

Town Hall: MacMillan Cancer Support spring fair, gifts, crafts, raffle, tombola, cakes, books, light refreshments 10am-1pm.

PALGRAVE. Community Centre: Spring Flower Show, classes include flowers, vegetables, crafts, home baking, preserves and flower arranging, refreshments and tombola available, door 2pm free (donations welcome).

PULHAM ST MARY. Village Hall: Coffee morning, book sale, homemade cakes and raffle 10.30am-12.30pm 50p (plus drink).

Village Hall: Whist drive in aid of village hall 7.30pm.

REDGRAVE. Redgrave and Lopham Fen Nature Reserve: Waveney Springs Art Collective exhibition and sale, 10am-4pm.

TIBENHAM. Community Hall: Village Screen presents Brideshead Revisited (12A), 7.30pm £4 advance/£5 on door, 01379 677066 or 677284.

WYMONDHAM. Mid Norfolk Railway Wymondham Abbey Station: Spring Diesel Gala, locomotives from the resident fleet with visiting mainline locomotives provided by DB Schenker, trains at 9am, 10.45am, 12.40pm, 2.40pm, 4.30pm and 6.30pm, one day Rover £13, two day £22, 01362 690633.

SHOWS

HARLESTON. Archbishop Sancroft High School: The Princess and the Goblin (family show) - Harleston Players Youth Theatre Company, 7.30pm £5, 01379 852301 or from Harleston Pet Stores.

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Heroes (drama) by Gerald Sibleyras, translated by Tom Stoppard - New Buckenham Players, 8pm £6/concs £5, 01953 861165.

CONCERTS

HARLESTON. St John's Church: Harleston Choral Society perform John Stainer's Crucifixon, and selection from Parts 1 and 2 of Handel's Messiah; accompanist: Bryan Ellum (organ); soloists: Peter Haydn (tenor) and Guiseppe d'Ligia (baritone), 7.30pm £6, tickets from Harleston Pet Stores or on the door.

HETHERSETT. St Remigus Church, Norwich Road: Sillars Light Orchestra, perform music from concert hall, stage and screen, 7.30-9.30pm £7 adv/£7.590 on door, senior citizens £6.50, 01603 413374.

WYMONDHAM. Methodist Chapel, Town Green: South Norfolk Operatic Society, programme of popular music, 7.30pm £5, tickets from Geo Reeves in Wymondham or on door.

GIGS

BANHAM. Barrel: Roadhouse (Southern rock), 9pm £3.

CLAXTON. Village Hall: Tony Barker, 8pm £4/children £2.

HETHERSETT. Social Club: Tim Ballard, 8.30pm.

MENDHAM. Sir Alfred Munnings: Karaoke with Jukebox Jonnie, 8pm.

TIVETSHALL ST MARGARET. Railway Tavern: Mister Buss, 9pm.

DANCES

DISS. Diss Town Football Club, Brewers Green Lane: Dancing to music by Chance2Chance, 8.30pm £3.

HONINGHAM. Village Hall: Ballroom and sequence with Eddie, 7.30-10.45pm £2.50; proceeds Big C Appeal.

WILBY, EYE. Village Hall: Ballroom and sequence to Pete's Melody CDs, 8pm £4.

SALES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Town Hall: Spring fair, various stalls, light refreshments available, 10am-1pm; proceeds Macmillan Cancer Support.

PULHAM ST. MARY. Village Hall: Book sale and coffee morning, home-made cakes and raffle, 10.30am-12.30pm 50p including a drink; for hall funds.

SUNDAY, 29/03/2009

EVENTS

HEMPNALL. Village Hall: Casserole Kitchen, two courses, vegetarian option available 12.30 for 1pm £8 (children aged four to 10 £4), bring own cutler, proceeds to SHOWT Appeal, 01508 498242 or 01508 499479.

PALGRAVE. Community Centre: Spring Flower Show, classes include flowers, vegetables, crafts, home baking, preserves and flower arranging, refreshments and tombola available, doors 12 noon free (donations welcome).

REDGRAVE. Redgrave and Lopham Fen Nature Reserve: Waveney Springs Art Collective exhibition and sale, 10am-4pm.

GIGS

BANHAM. Barrel: Nnitro, 3pm.

BURSTON. Crown: Coyote Wrecks, 4pm.

DISS. Park Hotel: The Silver Dollar Club presents the Tom Williams Band (country), doors 7pm, music from 7.30pm £5.

WYMONDHAM. The Feathers: Meet in the Hedge.

DANCES

EYE. Community Centre: Dance to music by The Indians, doors 6.30pm, start 8pm £tbc, 01379 870134.

SALES

ARMINGHALL. Old Stoke Road: Car boot, 11am-4pm.

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

MONDAY, 30/03/2009

EVENTS

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

BERGH APTON. Village Hall car park: Central Norfolk Health Walk, 3.3 mile walk around some old villages, 10.30am; information 01603 423377. Central Norfolk Health Walk, 3.3 mile walk around some old villages, 10.30am; information 01603 423377.

TUESDAY, 31/03/2009

EVENTS

DISS. Taylor Room, Resident Association, Taylor Road: Musical Keys, music and movement for children and young people with special needs, coffee 1.15pm, group 1.45-2.30pm £3 per family.

FRAMINGHAM PIGOT. St Andrew's Church: Central Norfolk Health Walk, 2.3 mile country village walk, 2pm; information 01603 423377.

WEDNESDAY, 01/04/2009

EVENTS

EAST HARLING. Sports and Social Club: Harling and District Social Support Group, social morning with coffee, chats and games, 10.30am in the Rudd Room.

GIGS

WEYBREAD. Crown: Open mic night, 8pm.

SALES

ARMINGHALL. Old Stoke Road: Car boot, 7am-1pm.

THURSDAY, 02/04/2009

EVENTS

TIBENHAM. Community Hall: Bunwell and District Camera Club 8pm, 01953 788297.

SALES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Town Hall: Craft fair, 10am-2pm.


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