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PUBLISHED: 12:54 17 October 2008 | UPDATED: 12:02 03 July 2010

FRIDAY, 17/10/2008

EVENTS

GORLESTON. St Peter's Church Hall: Healthy Start Baby Café, help and support for families, information, relaxed atmosphere, refreshments, 1-3pm.

FRIDAY, 17/10/2008

EVENTS

GORLESTON. St Peter's Church Hall: Healthy Start Baby Café, help and support for families, information, relaxed atmosphere, refreshments, 1-3pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Central Library: Great Yarmouth and District Archaeological Society, talk - Little Yarmouth and the Austin Friary, 7.30pm.

Time and Tide, Blackfriars Road: The Dundas Collection, talk about the North West Coast collections at Great Yarmouth Museums, 11.30am £2.75.

Burrage Centre, Celebration Suite: Quiz night to raise funds for equipment for the Newberry Child Development Centre, 7.30-10.30pm teams of six £5pp, reservations 01493 442322.

Newtown Community Centre, Beatty Close: Bingo, 7.30pm.

HOVETON. Broadland High School: Air Training Corps 222 (Broadlands) Squadron, for ages 13 plus, 7-9.30pm, 01603 781222 (during session).

STALHAM. High School, Geoff Taylor Centre: Stalham Horticultural Society, lecture - Putting the Garden to Bed, 7 for 7.30pm.

GIGS

CALIFORNIA. Dutchy's Tavern, Sunbeach Holiday Village: Party night featuring Oral Sax (male duo), 8.30pm.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: One Night of Queen (tribute), 7.30pm £18.50/concs £17.50, 01502 533200.

SALHOUSE. Lodge: Ian Larkin, 8.30pm.

WANGFORD, BECCLES. Angel Inn: Graham McGrotty, (classic rock/blues) 9pm.

WINTERTON-ON-SEA. Hermanus Leisure Centre: Hal's Honky Tonk presents the David Drain Band, doors 7.30pm £5.

DANCES

GORLESTON. Shrublands Youth and Adult Centre, Magdalen Way: Ballroom and sequence tea dance, 2-4.15pm, 01493 669170.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Conservative Club, The Precinct, Market Gates Shopping Centre: Salsa with Alegria, 8-10.30pm, 07710 205557.

OULTON. Community Centre: Line dance to Crazy Legs, 10.30am-12.30pm, 01493 669155.

SALES

STALHAM. Stalham Town Football Club, Rivers Park, Stepping Stone: Car boot, sellers 9am, buyers 11am, 07796 964653 (Dave).

EXHIBITIONS

REPPS WITH BASTWICK. Village Hall: Repps Art Group Annual art exhibition preview evening, 5-9pm.

SATURDAY, 18/10/2008

EVENTS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Lichfield Community Centre, Suffolk Road: Black History Month: Caribbean Carnival Costume workshop, 12-4.30pm £3, 01493 851598.

MARTHAM. Village Hall: A Taste of India, three-course meal with wine and drinks, 7 for 7.30pm £10 per person or £25 per family, 01263 734488; for hall funds. Wood turning workshop and demonstration with Broadland Wood Turners, 10am-4pm £11 on door.

NEATISHEAD. RAF Air Radar Defence Museum, RAF Neatishead: Remembering Norfolk in World War 2, special day for older people to share memories of the second world war, museum open, tours, 10am-5pm (last tour 3pm), £4.50/concs £4/special discount for over 55s £3.50.

STALHAM. Museum of the Broads, The Staithe: Grand Charity Auction of Promises, with auctioneer Martyn Fox, various lots including flights over Broadland, day out in a vintage steam car, visit to Radio Norfolk/TV's Look East studios and lots more, 7pm £7 including bangers and mash supper; bookings 01692 581681 or 670754.

FITNESS

BRADWELL. Mill Lane Community Centre: Little Ninjas karate club, for ages 3-9, 2.30-3.30pm.

CONCERTS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Priory Centre: The Great Yarmouth Gilbert & Sullivan Society presents A Feast of Gilbert and Sullivan, 7.30pm £6/under 15s free; tickets from Allens Music Centre, Market Gates, Great Yarmouth (01493 842887) or on door.

GIGS

BECCLES. Conservative Club, London Road: Bobby Graham, 8pm £6 including supper, 01502 713535 (non members welcome).

CAISTER-ON-SEA. Community Centre: The Kriptones (60s rock), 8.30pm.

CALIFORNIA. Dutchy's Tavern, Sunbeach Holiday Village: Mike Cassidy, 8.30pm.

COLTISHALL. Railway Tavern: Bleaky and the Bobcats (rock 'n' roll), 9pm.

FLEGGBURGH. Village Hall: Sixties night with live band 9 out of 10 Cats, bar available, doors 7.30pm £5 adv or £6 on door, under 12s £3, 01493 748548.

GELDESTON. Locks Inn: Rebel Lion featuring Stamina Li, 9am-1pm £5 adv/£6 door, 07891 782971.

HEMSBY. Seadell Bar: Lowrider, 9pm.

WANGFORD, BECCLES. Angel Inn: AME's disco, 9pm.

DANCES

GORLESTON. Shrublands Community Centre, Hawthorne Road: Charity line dance, bar and raffle available, 8-11.30pm £4; proceeds Guide Dogs Appeal.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Conservative Club, Market Gates: Ballroom/sequence dancing, 8-11pm, members £2.80/guests £3.

SALES

CAISTER-ON-SEA. Youth and Community Centre: Farmers' market, 9am-1pm.

FILBY. Church Hall: Jumble sale, draw and refreshments in aid of the RBL Poppy Appeal, 2pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Christchurch, King Street: Autumn fair, raffle, groceries, jigsaws etc, refreshments, 10am-noon.

HOVETON. Village Hall: Autumn sale, including office equipment, household, books, clothes etc, 2pm; proceeds United Reformed Church.

STALHAM. St Mary's Church: Craft fair, refreshments available, 10am-4pm.

Town Hall: Farmers' market, 9am-12.

SUNDAY, 19/10/2008

EVENTS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Imperial Hotel, Marine Parade: Wedding Fayre, 20-plus exhibitors, fashion shows throughout the day, raffle, 11am-4pm.

Peggotty Community Hall, Admiralty Road: God's Victorious Army Church, fresh fire revival, 12-2pm.

HORSEY. Horsey Mill: Apple day, celebration of the fruit, apple recipes, apple-themed fun and games, 10am-4pm normal National Trust admission applies.

WICKHAMPTON. Wickhampton Farm Barn: Pascale Petit - The Survival of the Artist and of our World - DVD and Poems about Nature, 3pm donations welcome for Sea Conservation projects; information 01493 700008.

WROXHAM. Barton House Railway, Hartwell Road, off The Avenue: Miniature railway open day, rides on miniature steam and electric trains, riverside garden, museum and signal box, 2.30-5.30pm £2/children £1 or via river from Wroxham Bridge £3/children £1.50.

GIGS

BECCLES. King's Head: Red Beans and Rice (New Orleans jazz), 8pm.

CALIFORNIA. Duchy's Tavern, Sunbeach Holiday Village: Karaoke, from 4pm.

GELDESTON. Locks Inn: Strummer and Friends, 2-4pm.

SALHOUSE. Lodge: Lee Vasey and Friends, 4pm. Lee Vasey and friends, 4-6.30pm.

UPTON, NORWICH. White Horse: Acoustic folk sing-around, 7.45pm.

SALES

HOVETON. Broadland Youth and Community Centre, Stalham Road: Wroxham and Hoveton Lions Club charity second-hand furniture sale, doors 10am.

Village Hall: Antique and collectable fair, 9.30am-3.30pm.

LUDHAM. Village Hall: Table top, sellers from 8.30am, public 9am-12.30pm tables £2 (in aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance), pay on day or book on 01692 678618.

MARTHAM. Village Hall: Car boot, 9am-12; inquiries to 01493 740954.

STALHAM. St Mary's Church: Craft fair, refreshments available, 12-4pm.

Stalham Town Football Club, Rivers Park, Stepping Stone: Car boot, sellers 9am, buyers 11am, 07796 964653 (Dave).

MONDAY, 20/10/2008

EVENTS

BELTON. Village Green Children's Centre: Play and Weigh, drop-in baby clinic (every first and third Monday of the month), stay for play, a drink and a chat, 1.30-3pm, details: 01493 669676.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Newtown Community Centre: Bingo, 7.30pm.

HOVETON. Broadland High School: Air Training Corps 222 (Broadlands) Squadron, for ages 13 plus, 7-9.30pm, 01603 781222 (during session).

FITNESS

BELTON. John Green Institute: Yoga, please bring floor mat and towel, 10.30am £2, 01493 780194.

BRADWELL. Mill Lane Community Centre: Little Ninjas karate club, for ages 3-9, 4.45-5.45pm.

GIGS

BECCLES. Swan House: Hard Rain, 8.30pm.

DANCES

BELTON. King's Head: JT's Line Dance Club, beginners and improvers 8-10pm, 07788 408801 (Jane).

BURGH CASTLE. Burgh Hall: Line dancing, Crazy Legs, 8-10.30pm.

GORLESTON. St Peter's Church Hall, Lowestoft Road: Line dancing, easy dances, 10am-12, 01493 669155.

Shrublands Youth and Community Centre, Magdalen Way: Ballroom and sequence tea dance, 2-4pm, 01493 669170.

HOVETON. Village Hall: Line with Patsy, basics 7pm, beginners 7.30pm, improvers 8.30pm £3.50 all night, 01692 536471.

ORMESBY. Ormesby Village Junior School: Salsa with Alegria, 7.30-9.30pm, 07710 205557.

ORMESBY ST MARGARET. Community Centre: Line dancing with Dancing Boots, 8pm.

TUESDAY, 21/10/2008

EVENTS

BELTON. Village Green Children's Centre: Children's song and storytime every Tuesday including school holidays, 1.30-2.30pm.

GORLESTON. Library: Crystal Clear, community reiki group, 7-9pm £2 minimum donation for a 15-minute session, 01493 851308 after 4pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Cobholm Room, Christchurch, King Street: Great Yarmouth Afternoon Townswomen's Guild monthly meeting with speaker June Moss: Action for Children, 2pm.

HOPTON. Spiritualist and Healing Centre: Healing and counselling by trained staff, 6.45-7.45pm.

FITNESS

ORMESBY. Bracecamp Hall, Ormesby St Margaret: Keep fit with Alegria, 9.15-10am, 07710 205557.

GIGS

GORLESTON. Shrublands Community Centre, Hawthorn Road: Great Yarmouth Folk Club, musicians and singers welcome, 8pm, 01493 603759 (Ali).

GREAT YARMOUTH. Allens Bar: Patriot host a jam session, 8.45pm.

Allens Bar, Greyfriars Way: Jam session with Phil Murphy and Gary Durrant (Rawkas), 8.30-10.30pm, 07799 561113 (Phil).

RACKHEATH. Green Man: Lewis Wright Quartet (jazz), 8.30pm.

DANCES

BURGH CASTLE. Burgh Hall: Line dancing, Crazy Legs, 8-10.30pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Conservative Club, The Precinct, Market Gates Shopping Centre: Salsa with Alegria, 8-11pm, 07710 205557.

Northgate Hospital Social Club: Sequence and ballroom, 2-4.15pm £2.50 including refreshments, 01692 403591.

HEMSBY. Seacroft: Line dance, hit the floor LDC, intermediates 7.30pm, Loran 01493 669582.

STALHAM. High School: Line with Patsy, basics 7pm, beginners 7.30pm, improvers 8.30pm £3.50 all night, 01692 536471.

SALES

CORTON. Methodist Church Hall: Craft fair, wheelchair access, 9.30am-3pm free, donations to British Heart Foundation.

STALHAM. Town Hall: Table top, 8.30am-12.30pm.

WEDNESDAY, 22/10/2008

EVENTS

BRADWELL. Mill Lane Community Centre: Little Music Makers, free children's activity session suitable for all ages, every Wednesday including school holidays, 9.30-10.30am.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Priory Centre next to St Nicholas' Church: Age Concern Great Yarmouth, pop in for tea/coffee and chat, from 10am 50p.

Newtown Methodist: Coffee morning and bric-a-brac stall, 10.15am-noon.

TEACHA Development Centre, 40 South Quay: Drop-in healing and reiki clinic, 12.30-2pm, free meditation group, 4-5pm, 01493 331468.

Sure Start, The Priory, Priory Plain: Musical keys sessions, music and fun for children and young people with special needs, £1 per family for refreshments 1-1.45pm and 2.05-2.50pm, 01603 405858.

Central Library: Black History Month: Olaudah Came to Norwich, local history talk given by Clive Wilkins-Jones, on the Norfolk sponsors of the 1794 printing of An Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavas Vassa, the African, 2.30pm.

King's Centre, Southtown: Floral demonstration and afternoon tea organised by Inner Wheel of Great Yarmouth with demonstrator Ann Bridge, 2.30pm, £10 tickets from 01493 369332.

Christchurch, King Street: Christchurch Women's Fellowship meeting with speaker Roberta Lovick, 2.30pm.

St James' Church, Admiralty Road: Jimmy's café and church, 7.30pm.

STALHAM. Youth Hall, Recreation Ground: Beat loneliness and come along to SWAN (women's mental health organisation), have support, make new friends and learn new skills, 11am-1pm.

FITNESS

GREAT YARMOUTH. New Bodies Fitness Centre: Salsacise, 7pm, 853375.

DANCES

BELTON. King's Head: Salsa with Alegria, 8-11pm, 07710 205557.

GORLESTON. Fitness 2000: Urban funk street dance, 6pm, 01493 442317.

Shrublands Community Centre, Hawthorn Road: JT's Line Dance Club, beginners and improvers, no partner needed, 8-10pm, 07788 408801 (Jane).

GREAT YARMOUTH. Northgate Hospital: Line dancing with Crazy Legs, 10am-12.

Northgate Social Club, Northgate Hospital: Ballroom and Latin, 8-10.30pm, £2.50.

HEMSBY. Village Hall: Tap and salsa with Alegria, tap 6.30-7.20pm, salsa 8-9.30pm, 07710 205557.

Seacroft: Line dancing, Hit the Floor LDC, absolute beginners 7pm, improvers/intermediates 8.15pm, Lorna 01493 669582.

MARTHAM. Village Hall: Line dancing, Dancing Boots LDC, beginners 7pm, improvers 8pm; salsa with Alegria, 12-2.30pm.

ORMESBY. Bracecamp Parish Hall: Ballroom, Latin and popular sequence with Peter and Joy, 2-4.30pm £1.50.

THURSDAY, 23/10/2008

EVENTS

BELTON. Village Green Children's Centre: Bumble Bee play sessions: 9.15-11am parent and toddler session for children under two; 1.15-3pm parent and toddler session for children over two, bookings: 01493 789562.

RANWORTH. Staithe: Broads natural history boat trip, on the Helen of Ranworth to Cockshoot Broad and return, includes one mile walk, 10.15am-12.15pm £8.50/children £6.50/family £25; booking essential 01603 270453.

ORMESBY ST MARGARET. Village Centre, Station Road: Scratby and California Residents Club meeting, 2pm.

FITNESS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Newtown Methodist Church: Bums, tums and legs and beginners yoga, 6-7pm, 07747720139.

High School: Adult only swimming sessions with Great Yarmouth Swimming Club, 7-8pm, 01493 751500.

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: One for the Pot (Whitehall farce), 7.30pm £14.50 and £16.50/concs £13.50 and £15.50, 01502 533200.

DANCES

CALIFORNIA. California Tavern: Salsa with Alegria, 8-9.30pm, 07710 205557.

GORLESTON. Gym, Shrublands Centre, Magdalen Way: Hit the Floor dance club, absolute beginners 7pm, beginners/improvers and traditional class 8pm, 01493 669582/07795102094.

St Paul's Church Hall, Salisbury Road: Diamond Line Dance Co, beginners 7.30pm, intermediate 8.30pm, 01493 859333.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Marina Centre: Marina Dance Club presents ballroom, Latin, popular and old time sequence with Gerald and Valerie, 1.40-4pm £3.50/members £3.

New Bodies Fitness Centre: Fun and funky dance class, 7pm, 01493 853375.

Unitarian Hall, Yarmouth Way: Yaresiders Folk dance classes, 7.30-10pm.

ORMESBY ST MARGARET. Bracecamp Parish Hall: Dancing Boots LDC, line dancing, intermediates, 8pm.

SUTTON, Sutton Staithe Hotel: Salsa with Dance Cuban, beginners and improvers 8-9pm, dancing until 11pm £5/students £4, 07711 286047.

SALES

ACLE. Horners Acle Saleground, Old Norwich Road: Auctions, cars 9.45am, general 10am.

FRIDAY, 24/10/2008

EVENTS

FRITTON. Village Hall: Bingo, 7.30pm.

GORLESTON. St Peter's Church Hall: Healthy Start Baby Café, help and support for families, information, relaxed atmosphere, refreshments, 1-3pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Time and Tide Museum, Blackfriars Road: Talk for adults - The Archaeology of Great Yarmouth, by Ken Hamilton, head of Archaeological Planning, 11.30am £2.75 including entry to temporary exhibition.

HOVETON. Broadland High School: Air Training Corps 222 (Broadlands) Squadron, for ages 13 plus, 7-9.30pm, 01603 781222 (during session).

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: One for the Pot (Whitehall farce), 7.30pm £14.50 and £16.50/concs £13.50 and £15.50, 01502 533200.

GIGS

CALIFORNIA. Dutchy's Tavern, Sunbeach Holiday Village: Jay Jay, 8.30pm.

DANCES

GREAT YARMOUTH. Conservative Club, The Precinct, Market Gates Shopping Centre: Salsa with Alegria, 8-10.30pm, 07710 205557.

SALES

STALHAM. Stalham Town Football Club, Rivers Park, Stepping Stone: Car boot, sellers 9am, buyers 11am, 07796 964653 (Dave).

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