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PUBLISHED: 09:50 25 October 2010

What’s on this week

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22

EVENTS

CANTLEY. Village Hall: Ladies keep fit, 9.30am, for information contact Sarah on 01493 701583.

GORLESTON. Kingfisher Room at the Seagulls Sure Start Children’s Centre: Healthy Start baby café, providing help and information for breastfeeding parents, 1pm-3pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Time and Tide Museum, Blackfriars’ Road: Boars, Bulls and Norfolk’s Celtic Menagerie, talk with Dr John Davies, Head Curator, Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service, 11.30am £4.50/concs £3.80/young people (4-16) £3.30/adult in family group £3.75 01493 743947.

The Priory Centre: Ageless Opportunities over 25s ‘youth club’ for the unemployed looking for work, 2pm-4pm.

HADDISCOE. Village Hall: Toddler group, 9.30-11.30am £2.

KESSINGLAND. Community Centre, Francis Road: Table tennis, 7.30-9.30pm.

LOWESTOFT. Maritime Museum, Sparrows Nest: 10am-5pm, £1 adults/75p seniors/25p children, last admission 4pm.

OULTON BROAD. Broadlands, Borrow Road: Quiz, raffle, 7 for 7.30pm £3 per person, tickets from reception 01502 512895; in aid of the Friends of Broadlands.

Museum, Broad House, Nicholas Everitt Park: Open 1-4pm daily, free.

FITNESS

CAISTER. Caister Youth Centre: Chair based exercise, 1.30-2.30pm, £2.50.

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre Gorleston, Pier Gardens: A Murder is Announced by Gorleston Theatre Company, 7.30pm £10/concs £8, 01493 662832.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (musical), 5pm and 8pm £25.50-£29.50, 01502 533200.

Seagull Theatre, Morton Road: Look Back in Anger by John Osborne, 7.30pm £8/£6, 01502 562863.

GIGS

LOWESTOFT. Crown Street Hall (off Factory Street): Anthony John Clarke, presented by Waveney Folk Club, no bar but bring your own, 7.30-11pm £4, 01502 567049.

LUDHAM. Dog Inn: Hard Rain, 8.30pm.

DANCES

CANTLEY. Village Hall: Dimensions School of Dance and Entertainment, 4.15pm for information contact Caroline Spandler on 07990 877770.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Fitness 2000, Southtown road: seated exercise with the MS Society, 11am-noon, £2.50 (bus nos, 8,8A).

Conservative Club: Salsa with Alegria, class 8.15-10.30pm, 07716 062364.

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Tea dance, 1.30-3.30pm.

OULTON. Community Centre: Line, 10.30am-12.30pm, 01493 669155.

SALES

BECCLES. Quaker Hall, Newgate: Beccles Country Market, 9.30-11am.

St John’s Ambulance Hall, Blyburgate: Charity table top sale, refreshments, cakes, 10am-12.

FRITTON. Myhill’s Nurseries, Beccles Road: Car boot, 6pm-dusk.

GORLESTON. Methodist Hall, Lowestoft Road: Table top sale, 10am till noon.

STALHAM. Stalham Town Football Club, Stepping Stone Lane: Car boot, no dogs, 11am; set-up 9am, 07796 964653 (Dave).

EXHIBITIONS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Guild Gallery, 67-70 Victoria Arcade: Great Yarmouth Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, art, crafts and sculptures by 43 artists, (to June 2011, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

The Upstairs Gallery Norfolk, The Courtyard, Main Cross Road: 01493 852574. NOVA group, (to Nov 1, Tues-Sun 10am-4.30pm).

Time and Tide, 16 Blackfriars Road: 01493 743930. Showtime: Great Yarmouth’s Circus Story, props, costumes, posters, souvenirs, (to Oct 31, daily 10am-5pm).

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23

EVENTS

HOPTON. Village Hall: Wine, cheese and quiz night to raise funds for charity, 7.30pm, £6

Including half a bottle of wine and cheese buffet, call 01493 440650 or 07765282814.

LOWESTOFT. Maritime Museum, Sparrows Nest: 10am-5pm, £1 adults/75p seniors/25p children, last admission 4pm.

Salvation Army Church Hall, Carlton Road: Saturday School, for youngsters who have dyslexic type difficulties or help with reading, spelling and maths, 10.30am-12.

ORMESBY. St Michael’s Church: Art Exhibition, art by local artists, light refreshments, 10am-4pm, 01493 731953.

OULTON BROAD. Museum, Broad House, Nicholas Everitt Park: Open 1-4pm daily, free.

STRUMPSHAW. Fen: Feed the birds fun day, hands-on activities making apple feeders, fat cakes and other treats for garden birds, 1-4pm £2.50/ children 50p/ family £5, RSPB members free.

FITNESS

BRADWELL. Mill Lane Community Centre: Chinto karate group with fourth dan instructor Tracy Pillar, 5yrs to adult, 5.45-6.45pm.

GORLESTON. Cliffs (north end): 5k timed run, jog, walk, all ages and abilities, 9am.

SHOWS

ACLE. Recreation Centre, Bridewell Lane: Star-Spangled Express Tribute Show, live tribute acts to Dean Martin, Roy Orbison, Buddy Holly, Gene Pitney, Everley Bros, 8pm £15.

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre Gorleston, Pier Gardens: A Murder is Announced by Gorleston Theatre Company, 7.30pm £10/concs £8, 01493 662832.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (musical), 2pm, 5pm and 8pm £25.50-£29.50, 01502 533200.

Seagull Theatre, Morton Road: Look Back in Anger by John Osborne, 7.30pm £8/£6, 01502 562863.

CONCERTS

OULTON BROAD. St Mark’s Church: Day of Music, 9am-5pm, concert of popular songs given by local musicians, includes works for cello, trumpet, harp, violin, recorder, choir and solo singing, 7.30pm £5 on door or 01502 514774.

GIGS

BECCLES. Caxton Club: Julie Dawn, 8.30pm.

CAISTER. Community Centre: Beat Deluxe, 8.30pm.

CALIFORNIA. Club Oasis: Lou and The Diamonds (50s and 60s tribute band), 8.30pm.

CANTLEY. Village Hall: Karaoke, raffle, nibbles and soft drinks available (bring own drinks) 7.30-12pm £6, tickets from 01493 700511.

HEMSBY. Seadell Bar: El Gatos Men, 8.30pm.

MARTHAM. Kings Arms: Fourplay (blues/rock), 8.30pm.

DANCES

BLOFIELD. Margaret Harker Hall, Yarmouth Road: Jitterbugs 1940’s Dance, 1940’s DJs, big band music, bring your own refreshments, 8pm-12 £5, 01603 211513.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Lichfield Community Centre, Suffolk Road: Children’s ballroom and Latin American dance classes, 2.15-3.15pm, £3. Contact 01493 445767.

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Toddlers Ballet 10am, Junior Ballet 11am, Beginners Tap 12pm, phone charlotte on 01502 732048.

SALES

ACLE. Auction Centre, Norwich Road: Antiques, Fine Art and Collectables, viewing 10am-7pm day before auction and 8.30am on day of sale, sale commences 10am.

BELTON. John Green Institute, Station Road South: Mammoth bargain sale, bargains from 20p, books, toys, games, china, CDs, 10am-12. Mammoth Sale, bric-a-brac, books, toys, jigsaws, china, etc, 10am-12.

LINGWOOD. The Reading Room, Chapel Road: Coffee morning with stalls and raffle, etc, 10am; in aid of South Burlingham Church.

LITTLE PLUMSTEAD. Village Hall: Jumble, bric-a-brac, 12pm; proceeds for Monday Group.

REPPS WITH BASTWICK. Village Hall: Farmers’ market, 9am-12.

EXHIBITIONS

BECCLES. The Upstairs Gallery Suffolk, Bank House, Exchange Square: 01502 717191. Tom Lundlack, muscular structures from horses to machinery, (to Oct 30, Tues-Sat 10am-4.30pm).

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Guild Gallery, 67-70 Victoria Arcade: Great Yarmouth Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, art, crafts and sculptures by 43 artists, (to June 2011, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

The Upstairs Gallery Norfolk, The Courtyard, Main Cross Road: 01493 852574. NOVA group, (to Nov 1, Tues-Sun 10am-4.30pm).

Time and Tide, 16 Blackfriars Road: 01493 743930. Showtime: Great Yarmouth’s Circus Story, props, costumes, posters, souvenirs, (to Oct 31, daily 10am-5pm).

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24

EVENTS

CANTLEY. Village Hall: Refresh, simple non-denominational worship and fellowship with refreshments, 6.30-9pm, for information contact Pam on 01493 700544.

Sonseekers, Christian based club for 3-11 years old, for information contact Pam on 01493 700544.

GORLESTON. Yacht pond: Gorleston Model boat club, visitors welcome, 10am.

GREAT YARMOUTH. St Nicholas Church, Church Plain: Rows, Fishwives and Bodysnatchers guided walk, 2pm £3.50/children £1.50 (11-16), under 11s free, 01493 846346.

Time and Tide Museum, Blackfriars’ Road: Have a Go Activities Day, craft activities, 12-4pm museum admission only, £4.50/concs £3.80/young person (4-16) £3.30/adult in family group £3.70.

ORMESBY. St Michael’s Church: Art Exhibition, art by local artists, light refreshments, 10am-4pm, 01493 731953.

FITNESS

BRADWELL. Bradwell Community Centre, Mill Lane: Chinto karate lessons, 10.30-11.30am.

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Seagull Theatre, Morton Road: Nigel Boy Sayer (variety), 7.30pm £8/£6.50, 01502 562863.

GIGS

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Jon Collorick (folk), 8.30pm till late.

DANCES

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: kidz dancing 10 till noon, tea dance, 1.30-3.30pm.

SALES

ACLE. Recreation Centre: Antiques fairs, 9.30-3.30pm.

FRITTON. Myhill’s Nurseries, Beccles Road: Car boot, 9am-1pm.

LUDHAM. Village Hall: Table top sale and car boot, set-up 8am, public 9.30am-1pm tables £3 (for East Anglian Air Ambulance), 01692 678618.

STALHAM. Stalham Town Football Club, Stepping Stone Lane: Car boot, no dogs, 11am; set-up 9am, 07796 964653 (Dave).

EXHIBITIONS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Upstairs Gallery Norfolk, The Courtyard, Main Cross Road: 01493 852574. NOVA group, (to Nov 1, Tues-Sun 10am-4.30pm).

Time and Tide, 16 Blackfriars Road: 01493 743930. Showtime: Great Yarmouth’s Circus Story, props, costumes, posters, souvenirs, (to Oct 31, daily 10am-5pm).

MONDAY, OCTOBER 25

EVENTS

CANTLEY. Village Hall: gd2cu, drop in for a free cuppa and chat, 10am-12.

Whist drive, 7.45pm, for information contact Ellen on 01493 700734.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Community Library: Friendship Club, 10am-12, 01493 844551/842279.

Priory Centre, Priory Plain: Fun Day for All, fun for all ages - mask making, seated dance, speed stacking, Wii, rowing, sculpture flower dipping and therapies, 10am-2pm.

FITNESS

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Keep Fit 50+, 7.30pm.

STALHAM. Baptist Church: Mobile Gym, 10am-2.45pm.

SUTTON, STALHAM. Infant School: Studio Cycling (Spinning), 6.15pm, circuit training, 7.15pm, 01603 782343.

GIGS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre Gorleston, Pier Gardens: Country Company (60s and country), 7.30pm £14/Friend £13/children £10, 01493 662832.

DANCES

GORLESTON. St. Peter’s Church: Hall Line dancing 10am till noon with Paul £4.00.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Northgate Hospital Social Club: Line dancing 8 till 10.15am with Paul £4.00. Contact Paul 01493 669155

HOVETON. Village Hall: Line with Patsy, basics 7pm, beginners 7.30pm, improvers 8.30pm, £4 all night, 07884 197638.

EXHIBITIONS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Guild Gallery, 67-70 Victoria Arcade: Great Yarmouth Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, art, crafts and sculptures by 43 artists, (to June 2011, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

Time and Tide, 16 Blackfriars Road: 01493 743930. Showtime: Great Yarmouth’s Circus Story, props, costumes, posters, souvenirs, (to Oct 31, daily 10am-5pm).

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26

EVENTS

CANTLEY. Village Hall: Keep fit for women, 9.30am, 01493 701583 (Sarah).

GREAT YARMOUTH. Racecourse, Jellicoe Road: Season Finale, flat racing, 1.10-4.10pm, 01493 842527.

Time and Tide Museum: Big Draw, ready, steady, draw! get drawing and see your work on display, 10am-5pm normal museum admission.

Salvation Army, Tolhouse street: Fellowship meeting, 6pm, last one whilst renovations take place until new year.

Noble Hall, Priory Centre: Short photography session, free, 1 till 4pm, free.

ORMESBY. Light of Life Baptist Church: Club and lunch for older folk, drop in from 10am.

STALHAM. Library, New Road: Keeping Chickens, pick up a few tips from Jen Burgess of Picton Farm, 7pm free, book your place on 01692 580794.

FITNESS

GORLESTON. Shrublands Youth and Adult Centre: Keep fit class incorporating basic martial arts moves to music, 9.30-10.30am.

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Slimming World, 7.15pm.

GIGS

GORLESTON. Pub on the Shrubs, Hawthorn Road: Folk night, 8pm.

HORNING. New Inn: Open mic night, 8.30pm.

RACKHEATH. The Green Man: Jasper Smith (guitar) and the Mike Capocci Trio, 8.30pm.

DANCES

ACLE. Recreation Centre, Bridewell Lane: Salsa, all levels with Dance Cuban, 8pm £5/concs £4, 07711 286047.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Conservative Club: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-11pm, 07716 062364.

Northgate Hospital Social Club, Northgate Street: Ballroom and sequence dance, 2-4.15pm, 01692 403591.

Northgate Hospital Social Club, Northgate Street: Line dancing 8 till 10.15am with Paul £4.00. Contact Paul 01493 669155

Cobholm Community Centre: tea dance, ballroom, sequence, line and Latin dance and raffle, 2pm-4.15pm, £2.

STALHAM. High School: Line with Patsy, basics 7pm, beginners 7.30pm, improvers 8.30pm, £4 all night, 07884 197638.

SALES

LITTLE PLUMSTEAD. Village Hall (Crows Loke): Jumble, bric-a-brac, books, toys, videos, 12; proceeds to the Monday Group.

STALHAM. Town Hall: Table Top Sale, 8am-12.15pm.

EXHIBITIONS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Guild Gallery, 67-70 Victoria Arcade: Great Yarmouth Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, art, crafts and sculptures by 43 artists, (to June 2011, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

The Upstairs Gallery Norfolk, The Courtyard, Main Cross Road: 01493 852574. NOVA group, (to Nov 1, Tues-Sun 10am-4.30pm).

Time and Tide, 16 Blackfriars Road: 01493 743930. Showtime: Great Yarmouth’s Circus Story, props, costumes, posters, souvenirs, (to Oct 31, daily 10am-5pm).

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27

EVENTS

BEIGHTON. Village Hall, High Road: Fit Together Health Walk, 2.7 miles, 10.30am, 01603 423377.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Elizabethan House: WWII Ration Book Recipes, family food event day, find out how housewives made the most of rationed food, 12-3.30pm free with museum admission, £3.50/concs £2.90/young person (4-16) £1.90, 01493 745526.

The Rumbold Arms PH, Southtown Road: RAOB Pride of Great Yarmouth Lodge meet, 8pm

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

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

Great Yarmouth Library: Free and confidential health check with community health trainers, 2.30-4.15pm.

HAPPISBURGH. Church Room: Coffee Morning, stalls, teas, cakes, bric-a-brac, books, tombola 10am-12; in aid of St Mary’s church funds.

SOUTH WALSHAM. Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden: Bird-themed family drop-in activity day, 11am-3pm, 01603 270449.

FITNESS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Kings centre, Queen Anne’s road: seated exercise, 1.15-2.30pm, £1, (bus nos. 8,8A).

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Phoenix Karate, 4.45pm, call Charlie on 01502 730171.

Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Power yoga, 7-8pm.

GIGS

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Jon Collorick (folk), 8.30pm till late.

DANCES

BELTON. Northgate Hospital Social Club, Northgate Street: Line dancing 10am till noon with Paul £4.00. Contact Paul 01493 669155

BRADWELL. Community Centre: Tap and exercise, 7.30-8.30pm, 07906 520651.

EXHIBITIONS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Guild Gallery, 67-70 Victoria Arcade: Great Yarmouth Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, art, crafts and sculptures by 43 artists, (to June 2011, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

The Upstairs Gallery Norfolk, The Courtyard, Main Cross Road: 01493 852574. NOVA group, (to Nov 1, Tues-Sun 10am-4.30pm).

Time and Tide, 16 Blackfriars Road: 01493 743930. Showtime: Great Yarmouth’s Circus Story, props, costumes, posters, souvenirs, (to Oct 31, daily 10am-5pm).

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28

EVENTS

CANTLEY. Village Hall: Cantley Stay and Play, 9am-11am, come and have a chat over a cuppa while the children play for free, for information contact Cantley Primary School, 01493 700308.

GREAT YARMOUTH. St Nicholas Church, Church Plain: Medieval Town Wall guided walk, 2pm £3.50/children £1.50 (11-16), under 11s free, 01493 846346.

Time and Tide Museum, Blackfriars’ Road: Big Draw Workshops, join local artists, have a go at different drawing techniques, 12-4pm museum admission only, £4.50/concs £3.80/young person (4-16) £3.30, adult in family group £3.76.

FITNESS

CATFIELD. Village Hall: Circuit Training, 8.15pm, 01603 782343. Studio Cycling (Spinning), 7.15pm, 01603 782343.

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Pilates, 7.30-8.30pm.

GIGS

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Carl and Danny, come and jam, 8.30pm till late.

DANCES

GORLESTON. James Paget Hospital Burrage Centre: Salsa with Alegria, beginners 8pm, 07710 205557 .

GREAT YARMOUTH. Lichfield Community Centre, Suffolk Road: Adult beginners ballroom and Latin American dance classes, 7.15-8.15pm, £2.50. Contact 01493 445767.

HOPTON. Hopton Village Hall, Station Road: Junior Tap, 4pm, Modern Jazz 5pm,Adult Tap 6pm,

phone Charlotte on 01502 732048.

Village Hall, Station Road: Ceroc modern jive, beginners and intermediates 7.30-10.30pm, 07801 492358.

SUTTON, STALHAM. Staithe Hotel: Salsa, all levels with Dance Cuban, 8pm £5/concs £4, 07711 286047.

SALES

ACLE. Horners Acle Saleground, Old Norwich Road: Country auction and traditional market, 9am.

EXHIBITIONS

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Guild Gallery, 67-70 Victoria Arcade: Great Yarmouth Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, art, crafts and sculptures by 43 artists, (to June 2011, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

The Upstairs Gallery Norfolk, The Courtyard, Main Cross Road: 01493 852574. NOVA group, (to Nov 1, Tues-Sun 10am-4.30pm).

Time and Tide, 16 Blackfriars Road: 01493 743930. Showtime: Great Yarmouth’s Circus Story, props, costumes, posters, souvenirs, (to Oct 31, daily 10am-5pm).

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