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PUBLISHED: 11:09 12 March 2009 | UPDATED: 13:18 03 July 2010

TODAY

EVENTS

GORLESTON. Seagulls Children's Centre, Kingfisher Room: Healthy Start Baby Café, help and support for families, information, relaxed atmosphere, refreshments, 1-3pm.

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FRIDAY, 13/03/2009

EVENTS

GORLESTON. Seagulls Children's Centre, Kingfisher Room: Healthy Start Baby Café, help and support for families, information, relaxed atmosphere, refreshments, 1-3pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Time and Tide, Blackfriars Road: Carrow House: Behind the scenes at the Costumes and Textile Study Centre, presentation by Ruth Battersby Tooke, 11.30am £2.75.

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

ROLLESBY. Village Hall: Quiz night, 7 for 7.30pm £3pp including refreshments (teams up to six, can be made up on the night); proceeds Friends of Rollesby Church.

FITNESS

GORLESTON. Magdalen Methodist Church: Chinto Karate Group, Little Ninjas karate classes every Friday for ages 3-5½ with own grading syllabus, details: 07780 832484.

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: 'Allo 'Allo (comedy) by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft, 7.30pm £20.50-£24.50/concs £20.50-£23.50, 01502 533200.

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.

SALES

GREAT YARMOUTH. Market Square: Italian market, 9am-5pm.

STALHAM. Town Hall: Curios and crafts market, 9am-12.30pm.

SATURDAY, 14/03/2009

EVENTS

BELTON. John Green Institute: Coffee morning, raffle, bargain stall, 10am-12 free admission.

CAISTER. Church Hall, High Street: Lent lunch, 12-1.30pm.

GORLESTON. Library: Carers Cafe, information and advice, reminiscence ideas, relaxation treatments, internet tuition, refreshments, 2-4pm; details: 01493 662156.

HOPTON. Village Hall: Puppy class, 10.30am, booking essential: 01502 730375/violetbear61@yahoo.co.uk

LOWESTOFT. Stella Maris Hall, Gordon Road: Fair Trade open day, 10am-4pm.

SHOWS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: The Apocalypse in the Asylum (alt rock 'n' roll circus) - Circus of Horrors, 7.30pm £10-£18/concs £7-£15, 01493 844172.

GIGS

CALIFORNIA. Club Oasis: Lou and the Diamonds (60s), 8.30pm.

HEMSBY. Seadell Bar: Stillettoe, 9pm.

DANCES

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

HOVETON. Village Hall: Social, sequence and ballroom, 7.30-10.30pm £3.

ORMESBY. Bracecamp Parish Hall: Ballroom, Latin and popular sequence with Peter and Joy, 7.30-10.30pm £2.

SALES

ACLE. Parish Church: Farmers' market, 9am-1pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Market Square: Italian market, 9am-5pm.

SUNDAY, 15/03/2009

EVENTS

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

CONCERTS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: The Berlin Symphony Orchestra, conductor: Lothar Zagrosek; soloist: Tanja Becker-Bender (violin); programme - Haydn: Symphony No 94 (Surprise); Beethoven: Violin Concerto; Mendelssohn: Symphony No 4 (Italian), 7.30pm £26.50-£27.50/concs available, 01493 844172.

SALES

GREAT YARMOUTH. Marina Centre, Marine Parade: Indoor car boot and fleamarket, from 7am pitches £10, 01493 855529.

HOVETON. Broadland Youth and Community Centre, Stalham Road: Wroxham and Hoveton Lions Club charity furniture sale, delivery available, 01603 784093.

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

MONDAY, 16/03/2009

EVENTS

BELTON. Village Green Children's Centre: Play and Weigh drop-in clinic every first and third Monday, play, drink and chat, 1.30-3pm, details 01493 669676.

GORLESTON. Library: Information with Q&A session for over 60s on buying a home computer, 2-4pm free; booking essential: 01493 662156/720594.

Oriel High School: Great Yarmouth Choral Society rehearsals for summer concert, new members welcome, 7.30pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Beatty Close Community Centre: Bingo, 6.30pm.

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.

LUDHAM. How Hill: Fit Together guided walk, 2.5 miles along the River Ant and its estuaries, 10.30am.

DANCES

BELTON. King's Head: Line with Jane, beginners and improvers 8-10pm, 07788 408801.

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

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

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

TUESDAY, 17/03/2009

EVENTS

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

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

Library: Local Issues meeting, issues include High Street, Riverside and Sea Front, open to all, 7pm.

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

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.

DANCES

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.

SALES

STALHAM. Town Hall: Table top sale, 9am-12.30.

WEDNESDAY, 18/03/2009

EVENTS

ACLE. Methodist Church, Bridewell Lane: Acle Society AGM, and illustrated presentation by the Acle Community Archive Group - More from the Archives of Acle, 7.30pm.

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. Central Library: Information with Q&A session for over 60s on buying a home computer, 9.30-11.30am free; booking essential 01493 662156 or 720594.

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. “Quill” creative writing group meeting, 1.30-3.30pm.

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.

Beatty Close Community Centre: Bingo, 6.30pm.

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.

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.

MARTHAM. Village Hall: Yoga and relaxation, all levels including beginners, 1-2.30pm, first calls free, 07814528389.

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: Line with Jane, bar available, beginners and improvers 8-10pm, 07788 408801.

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: Dancing with Alegria, tap class 6.30-7.20pm, salsa class 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.

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

SALES

LUDHAM. Village Hall: Book sale and coffee morning, 10am.

THURSDAY, 19/03/2009

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.

GREAT YARMOUTH. The Christchurch Centre, King Street: Optelec and Hagger exhibition of equipment for the blind and partially sighted, 10am-3pm.

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.

DANCES

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

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

FRIDAY, 20/03/2009

EVENTS

GORLESTON. Seagulls Children's Centre, Kingfisher Room: Healthy Start Baby Café, help and support for families, information, relaxed atmosphere, refreshments, 1-3pm.

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

STALHAM. High School: Stalham Horticultural Society, talk by Graham Benefer - Bonsai, 7 for 7.30pm in the Geoff Taylor Centre.

FITNESS

GORLESTON. Magdalen Methodist Church: Chinto Karate Group, Little Ninjas karate classes every Friday for ages 3-5½ with own grading syllabus, details: 07780 832484.

GIGS

WINTERTON. Hermanus Leisure Centre: Hal's Honky Tonk presents Kenny Lee and Hustler (country), 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: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-10.30pm, 07710 205557.

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