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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 24

EVENTS

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

WROXHAM. Bridge: Broads Tours – Santa Cruise, meet Santa, festive cookies, soft drinks, mulled wine and mince pies, all children receive a gift, 11am, 1pm, 3pm �10, booking essential, 01603 782207.

Bure Valley Railway: Steam trains to Santa, return journey to Santa’s grotto at Aylsham, children’s entertainer, refreshments, 10am 1.45 and 5.30pm �13, booking essential.

SHOWS

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GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre, Pier Gardens: The Wizard of Oz (pantomime), 2.30pm �12.50/concs �10/children �9, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George’s Road: Christmas Spectacular with Globe of Death bikers, Jack Jay and Johnny Mac, 2.30pm �11-�17.50/pensioners �13/under 14s �10 and �11, 01493 844172.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (pantomine) starring Stefan Booth, Nikki Kelly and Mike ‘Squeaky’ McClean, 1pm and 5pm �5-�16.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�14.50, family �54 (4), 01502 533200.

GIGS

BECCLES. Caxton Club: Carl H and Faze 3 Stay, 8.30-11.15pm.

CALIFORNIA. California Tavern: Beat Deluxe, Christmas party, 9pm.

COLTISHALL. Railway Tavern: Killer Tomatoes, party band with punk and more, 8.30pm.

HOPTON. White Hart: Out of the Ashes, 8.30pm.

MULBARTON. Social Club: Mad Haddock, 8.30pm �1 non members.

WHEATACRE. White Lion: Tosh, 8pm.

SALES

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

EXHIBITIONS

BECCLES. The Upstairs Gallery Suffolk, Bank House, Exchange Square: 01502 717191. All About Anglia, regional artists (to Dec 24, 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. Christmas Craft, Glitz and Glamour, jewellery by Karen Conroy and Cherry Carnage, hand-crafted bears by Shona Winter, glasswork by Pia Zocca (to Dec 24, Tues-Sun 10.30am-4pm).

Rinat Baibekov, paintings of twisted fantasy characters (to Dec 24, Tues-Sun 10.30am-4pm).

LOWESTOFT. Lowestoft Arts Centre, 13 St Peter’s Street: 01502 500004. Cynthia Monteret, oils (to Dec 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

DANCE

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

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 25

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 26

EVENTS

SOUTH WALSHAM. Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden: Fairhaven Garden guided walk with head gardener Ian Guest, 11am �5/concs �4.50/child �2.50/under-5’s free/25p dogs on leads, 01603 270449.

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre, Pier Gardens: The Wizard of Oz (pantomime), 2pm and 5.30pm �12.50/concs �10/children �9, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George’s Road: Christmas Spectacular with Globe of Death bikers, Jack Jay and Johnny Mac, 1.30pm and 5.30pm �11-�17.50/pensioners �13/under 14s �10 and �11, 01493 844172.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (pantomine) starring Stefan Booth, Nikki Kelly and Mike ‘Squeaky’ McClean, 1pm �5-�16.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�14.50, family �54 (4), then 5pm �5-�15.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�13.50, family �50 (4), 01502 533200.

GIGS

CORTON. The Venue, Waterside Park: Sue Brooks, 8.30pm.

SALHOUSE. Salhouse Lodge: Lee Vasey, 4-6.30pm.

UPTON. White Horse: Hard Rain, 2pm.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 27

EVENTS

CORTON. Dip farm car park: RSPB Lowestoft and district Christmas walk to Gunton Wood, own transport, no facilities, 10.30am.

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

WROXHAM. Bure Valley Railway: Mince Pie Specials, 12.10pm and 3.30pm �11.50/children �6.50, under fives free, 01263 733858.

FITNESS

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

NEATISHEAD. Village Hall: Gym, 10am-2.45pm, �1.50; Nordic walking with Robbie, 10.30-11.30am �2 or both �3, booking essential for walking unless you have your own poles, 01263 516305.

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre, Pier Gardens: The Wizard of Oz (pantomime), 2pm and 5.30pm �12.50/concs �10/children �9, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George’s Road: Christmas Spectacular with Globe of Death bikers, Jack Jay and Johnny Mac, 2.30pm and 6.30pm �11-�17.50/pensioners �13/under 14s �10 and �11, 01493 844172.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (pantomine) starring Stefan Booth, Nikki Kelly and Mike ‘Squeaky’ McClean, 2pm �5-�16.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�14.50, family �54 (4), then 6pm �5-�15.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�13.50, family �50 (4), 01502 533200.

GIGS

GELDESTON. Locks Inn: Murphy’s Lore, 2.30pm.

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. Two Shores: Living with the North Sea, the coastal life of East Anglia and its neighbours across the sea (to Mar 27, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat-Sun 12-4pm, closed Dec 24-26 and Jan 1).

LOWESTOFT. Lowestoft Arts Centre, 13 St Peter’s Street: 01502 500004. Cynthia Monteret, oils (to Dec 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

DANCE

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

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 28

EVENTS

PORINGLAND. Framingham Earl High School Sports Centre: Badminton Social Players, mixed ability, pay and play basis, 7.30-9.30pm �3.

WROXHAM. Bure Valley Railway: Mince Pie Specials, 12.10pm and 3.30pm �11.50/children �6.50, under fives free, 01263 733858.

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre, Pier Gardens: The Wizard of Oz (pantomime), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �12.50/concs �10/children �9, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George’s Road: Christmas Spectacular with Globe of Death bikers, Jack Jay and Johnny Mac, 2.30pm and 6.30pm �11-�17.50/pensioners �13/under 14s �10 and �11, 01493 844172.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (pantomine) starring Stefan Booth, Nikki Kelly and Mike ‘Squeaky’ McClean, 2pm �5-�16.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�14.50, family �54 (4), then 6pm �5-�15.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�13.50, family �50 (4), 01502 533200.

GIGS

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

DANCES

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

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

HORSTEAD. The Tithe Barn: Line with Golden Stars, complete beginners to experienced dancers, 7-9pm, 01603 890708.

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. Two Shores: Living with the North Sea, the coastal life of East Anglia and its neighbours across the sea (to Mar 27, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat-Sun 12-4pm, closed Dec 24-26 and Jan 1).

LOWESTOFT. Lowestoft Arts Centre, 13 St Peter’s Street: 01502 500004. Cynthia Monteret, oils (to Dec 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 29

EVENTS

GREAT YARMOUTH. 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.

HICKLING. NWT Broad: Wildlife Watch – Rubbish Resolutions, walk the un-nature trail, take part in activities in games with waste and compost experts, 10.30am-12.30pm �3.50/non-members �5 (up to two accompanying adults free), booking is essential, 01603 625540.

WROXHAM. Bure Valley Railway: Mince Pie Specials, 12.10pm and 3.30pm �11.50/children �6.50, under fives free, 01263 733858.

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre, Pier Gardens: The Wizard of Oz (pantomime), 2pm and 5.30pm �12.50/concs �10/children �9, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George’s Road: Christmas Spectacular with Globe of Death bikers, Jack Jay and Johnny Mac, 2.30pm and 6.30pm �11-�17.50/pensioners �13/under 14s �10 and �11, 01493 844172.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (pantomine) starring Stefan Booth, Nikki Kelly and Mike ‘Squeaky’ McClean, 2pm �5-�16.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�14.50, family �54 (4), then 6pm �5-�15.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�13.50, family �50 (4), 01502 533200.

GIGS

SOMERLEYTON. Duke’s Head: Monkey Spanner, Murphy’s Lore, Dumbfoundus, a Club Uniquity music event, 8-11pm �5 door.

DANCES

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

CAISTOR ST EDMUND. Caistor Hall Hotel: Ballroom, Latin and salsa, beginners 6.30-8pm �7, 07834 270747.

HORSTEAD. The Tithe Barn: Line with Golden Stars, 7-9pm, 01603 890708.

LOWESTOFT. Over 60s Club, Clapham Road: Modern sequence, includes teaching new dances with Mike and Lynn, 7-9.30pm.

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. Two Shores: Living with the North Sea, the coastal life of East Anglia and its neighbours across the sea (to Mar 27, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat-Sun 12-4pm, closed Dec 24-26 and Jan 1).

LOWESTOFT. Lowestoft Arts Centre, 13 St Peter’s Street: 01502 500004. Cynthia Monteret, oils (to Dec 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

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.

REYDON. Pitches View residential home: Chairfit seated exercise , 10-11am, �1.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 30

EVENTS

PORINGLAND. Framingham Earl High School Sports Centre: Badminton Social Players, mixed ability, pay and play basis, 7.30-9.30pm �3.

WROXHAM. Bure Valley Railway: Mince Pie Specials, 12.10pm and 3.30pm �11.50/children �6.50, under fives free, 01263 733858.

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre, Pier Gardens: The Wizard of Oz (pantomime), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �12.50/concs �10/children �9, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George’s Road: Christmas Spectacular with Globe of Death bikers, Jack Jay and Johnny Mac, 2.30pm and 6.30pm �11-�17.50/pensioners �13/under 14s �10 and �11, 01493 844172.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (pantomine) starring Stefan Booth, Nikki Kelly and Mike ‘Squeaky’ McClean, 2pm �5-�16.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�14.50, family �54 (4), then 7pm �5-�15.50/over 60s and under 16s �5-�13.50, family �50 (4), 01502 533200.

GIGS

PAKEFIELD. Pontin’s: Lou and the Diamonds, 8.30pm.

DANCES

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.

MULBARTON. Village Hall: Line with Tina, improvers and intermediates 7.15-9pm.

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. Two Shores: Living with the North Sea, the coastal life of East Anglia and its neighbours across the sea (to Mar 27, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat-Sun 12-4pm, closed Dec 24-26 and Jan 1).

LOWESTOFT. Lowestoft Arts Centre, 13 St Peter’s Street: 01502 500004. Cynthia Monteret, oils (to Dec 31, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

FITNESS

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