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PUBLISHED: 11:18 30 January 2009 | UPDATED: 12:54 03 July 2010

FRIDAY, 30/01/2009



EVENTS

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

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FRIDAY, 30/01/2009

EVENTS

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: Talk by curator Emma Davison: Great Yarmouth's Herring Industry, 11.30am £2.75 or free with museum entry, free cup of tea/coffee.

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: Beauty and the Beast (pantomime) - Lowestoft Players, 7.30pm £5-£12/concs £5-£10/family ticket £28 (two adults, two children), 01502 533200.

STALHAM. Stalham High School: The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Production of Chase Me Up Farndale Avenue s'il Vous Plait! (farce) by David McGillivray and Waltre Zerlin Jnr - Stalham Players, 7.30pm £6, tickets from the Stalham Happing Shop, information 01692 651518.

GIGS

BLOFIELD. Two Friends: The Music Man, 8.30pm.

PORINGLAND. Zaks at the Swan: Beverley Stewart (soul classics), 8.30pm.

SALHOUSE. Lodge: Luna Ghosts, 8.30pm.

WANGFORD. Angel Inn: Graham McGrotty (electric classics), 9pm.

DANCES

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

GREAT YARMOUTH. Conservative Club: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-10.30pm, 07710 205557.

SATURDAY, 31/01/2009

EVENTS

GORLESTON. St Peter's Church Hall: Coffee morning, for the humanitarian crisis in Gaza, raffle and gifts, 10.30am.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Books Inside, Market Gates Shopping Centre: Meet the Author event, John Wilson signing copies of Sixty Years A Fisherman, updated new edition of the angler's memoirs, 11am-12.

HICKLING. Hickling Broad Nature Reserve: Norfolk Wildlife Trust - Rendezvous at the Raptor Roost Wildwatch event, find out about birds of prey on the reserve, search through owl pellets, and look for raptors as they come in to roost, wear warm clothing and bring binoculars and torch, meet classroom near car park, 3-5pm £4 per child/members £3.25 includes up to two accompanying adults free; booking essential on 01603 625540.

LUDHAM. Rags 'n' Rocks, Ludham Bridge: Open day, classes and workshops on offer, free gifts and refreshments, 9am-5pm.

FITNESS

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

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Beauty and the Beast (pantomime) - Lowestoft Players, 2.30pm and 7.30pm £5-£12/concs £5-£10/family ticket £28 (two adults, two children), 01502 533200.

STALHAM. Stalham High School: The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Production of Chase Me Up Farndale Avenue s'il Vous Plait! (farce) by David McGillivray and Waltre Zerlin Jnr - Stalham Players, 7.30pm £6, tickets from the Stalham Happing Shop, information 01692 651518.

CONCERTS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Christchurch, King Street: Great Yarmouth Choral Society Winter Concert, conductor: John Stephens; soloists: Helen Lake (soprano), Ursula Pank (cello) and James Marangone (oboe); piano accompanist: Christopher Whiting; 7.30pm £8/concs £7/under 16s free, tickets from Allen's music Centre, Great Yarmouth, Aldred's Estate Agents, High Street, Gorleston or on door.

GIGS

COLTISHALL. Railway Tavern: Against the Grain, 8.30pm.

GORLESTON. Tramways: Mister Pink, 8.30pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Duke of Wellington. St Peter's Road: Danny Reno (rock 'n' roll), 4-7pm.

LOWESTOFT. Plough and Sail: The Wild Ones, 8.30pm.

STALHAM. The Harnser: Carol, 9pm.

UPTON. White Horse: Hard Rain, 9pm.

DANCES

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

SALES

FLEGGBURGH. Village Hall: Jumble, 2-4pm (jumble can be left at hall at 10.30am).

STALHAM. Town Hall: Second-hand books, DVD and CDs, 9am-12; proceeds Teenage Cancer Trust (Brian's Bookstall).

SUNDAY, 01/02/2009

EVENTS

BELTON. John Green Institute: Demonstration of mediumship with Carol Hess, 7pm £4 pay on door.

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

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Beauty and the Beast (pantomime) - Lowestoft Players, 2.30pm £5-£12/concs £5-£10/family ticket £28 (two adults, two children), 01502 533200.

GIGS

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

GELDESTON. Locks Inn: The Henry Brothers (acoustic bluegrass, blues, spirituals, murder ballads and death songs), 2pm.

LOWESTOFT. Hotel Hatfield, Esplanade: Milestones Jazz Club presents the Philip Clouts Trio, doors 8pm £7/concs £6.

SALHOUSE. Lodge: Lee Vasey and Friends, 4pm.

DANCES

LOWESTOFT. Water Lane Leisure Centre: Salsa with Alegria, lessons from 7.30pm, free from 9.30pm, 07710 205557.

SALES

MARTHAM. Village Hall: Table top, 9am-12 £2 for 6ft table (provided), 01493 740954.

MONDAY, 02/02/2009

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. Beatty Close Community Centre: Bingo, 6.30pm.

ROLLESBY. Primary School: Community choir introductory workshop, 7.30-9.30pm, 01692 583400. New community choir introductory workshop, 7.30-9.30pm; information 01692 583400.

STALHAM. Library: Internet taster for beginners 2-3.30pm free, booking essential 01692 580794.

FITNESS

BELTON. John Green Institute: Yoga, please bring 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: Big Sister, 8.30pm.

DANCES

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

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

GREAT YARMOUTH. Market Gates: Nigel and Larinda, ballroom and Latin American, beginners/improvers class, 7-8.30pm.

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

TUESDAY, 03/02/2009

EVENTS

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

BLOFIELD. Parish Church: Central Norfolk Health Walk, 2.8 mile Blofield and Brundall Churches walk, 10.30am.

GORLESTON. Library: Community Reiki group, 7-9pm £2 minimum donation for a 15 minute session, 01493 851308 after 4pm.

HOPTON. Spiritual and Healing Centre: Healing and counselling by trained advisors, 6.45-7.45pm.

ORMESBY. Bracecamp Hall, Ormesby St Margaret: Keep fit with Alegria, 9.15-10am, 07716 062364.

FITNESS

HEMSBY. Village Hall: Gentle exercise, 10-11.30am £3.

GIGS

GORLESTON. Shrublands Community Centre, Hawthorn Road: Great Yarmouth Folk and Music Club, new acts welcome, 8pm.

RACKHEATH. Green Man: Dennis Lotis with the Mike Capocci Trio (jazz), 8.30pm.

DANCES

BRUNDALL. Memorial Hall, Links Avenue: Line - country and modern music, beginners 11am-12, £3.50, 01603 746048.

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

CAISTER-ON-SEA. Community Centre, Beach Road: Line with Jane, beginners and improvers 1-3pm, 07788 408801.

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

Conservative Club: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-11pm, 07710 205557.

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

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

WEDNESDAY, 04/02/2009

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. Fastolfe House, Regent Street: Norfolk Adult Education free English skills (10 week course, started January 28), booking: Lesley 01493 856647.

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

Newtown Methodist Church Hall: Coffee morning and bric-a-brac stall, 10.15am-12.

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.

Christchurch, King Street: Women's Fellowship weekly meeting, 2.30pm.

Beatty Close Community Centre: Bingo, 6.30pm.

Thurlow Nunn, Station Road: Women in the Driving Seat workshop, advice on reducing risks women face when driving, practical instruction on personal awareness and self-protection, basic car maintenance and self-help, men welcome to attend, 7pm free; information and place reservations on 01493 603677.

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

The Rumbold Arms PH, Southtown Road: RAOB Pride of Great Yarmouth Lodge meeting (every Wednesday), 8pm.

ORMESBY. Light of Life Baptist Church: Drop-in club and lunch (for older folk), 10am.

SOUTH WALSHAM. Fairhaven Water Gardens: Central Norfolk Health Walk, 2.5 miles around South Walsham and Pilson Green, 10.30am.

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.

CONCERTS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Hippodrome, St George's Road: Sea Change Arts presents Julian Lloyd-Webber (cello) and the Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra, in a Royal Gala in the presence of HRH The Duke of Kent; conductor: Valery Poliansky, 7.30pm £15-£27.50/concs available, 01493 844172 or 01603 630000.

GIGS

CANTLEY. Reedcutter: Open Transatlantic folk session, musicians and singers welcome, 8.30pm.

DANCES

BELTON. King's Head: Salsa with Alegria, class 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 8-10pm, 07788 408801 (Jane).

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

Shrublands Youth and Adult Centre, Magdalen Way: Dead Easy Dance Group, sequence dancing and tuition including refreshments, 7-9.30pm.

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

HEMSBY. Village Hall: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-9.30pm, 07710 205557. Tap with Alegria, class 6.30-7.20pm, 07716 062364.

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.

ORMESBY. Bracecamp Parish Hall: Tea dance with Peter and Joy, 2-4.30pm £1.50.

THURSDAY, 05/02/2009

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.

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.

GIGS

GELDESTON. Locks Inn: Bric-a-Brac (folk), 9pm.

DANCES

CAISTER-ON-SEA. Holy Trinity Church Hall: Salsa with Alegria, beginners 8-9.30pm, 07716 062364.

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

SUTTON. Sutton Staithe Hotel: Salsa with Dance Cuban, beginners and intermediates 8-9.20pm £5/concs £4, 07711 286047.

SALES

ACLE. Recreation Centre: Indoor car boot, free car parking, refreshments, 10am-2pm £5 per table, bookings 01493 750967.

FRIDAY, 06/02/2009

EVENTS

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

Endeavour Rangers HQ, Nile Road: Great Yarmouth and District Epilepsy Resource Centre monthly meeting, 2-4pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Christchurch, King Street: Great Yarmouth and District Epilepsy Resource Centre monthly meeting, 10am-12.

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

SHOWS

MARTHAM. Flegg High School: Goldilocks and the Three Bears (pantomime) by Damian Trasler. David Lovesy and Steve Clark - Theatre East, 7.30pm £4.50/concs £3.50 adv or £5/concs £4 on door, 01493 745328.

STALHAM. Stalham High School: The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society Production of Chase Me Up Farndale Avenue s'il Vous Plait! (farce) by David McGillivray and Waltre Zerlin Jnr - Stalham Players, 7.30pm £6, tickets from the Stalham Happing Shop, information 01692 651518.

GIGS

BLOFIELD HEATH. Two Friends: Rob Charles, 8.30pm.

WANGFORD, BECCLES. Angel Inn: Micky Flynn, 8.30pm.

DANCES

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

GREAT YARMOUTH. Conservative Club: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-10.30pm, 07710 205557.

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