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FRIDAY, 28/08/2009EVENTSBECCLES. Quay: Beccles Carnival Family Fun Weekend, Stocks fun fair opens, 6pm.FILBY. Village Clubroom: Bank Holiday Fun Weekend - Bingo, 7.

FRIDAY, 28/08/2009

EVENTS

BECCLES. Quay: Beccles Carnival Family Fun Weekend, Stocks fun fair opens, 6pm.

FILBY. Village Clubroom: Bank Holiday Fun Weekend - Bingo, 7.30pm.

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

HICKLING. NWT Hickling Broad Visitor Centre: Hidden Wildlife of Hickling's Living Landscape, pond dipping, 11am-1pm; bug hunting, make a creature feature, 2-4pm �2 per child per activity/adults free; family boat trips, 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3.30pm �5/children /�2.50 (booking essential for boat trips on 01692 598276).

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HORSEY. Ross River Trips, The Staithe: Wildlife boat trip, one-hour trips, 10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm, 2.45pm and 4pm �6.50/senior citizens �6/children �5/family �20 (2 adults, 2 children), well-behaved dogs �1, bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

HOVETON. Village Hall: Broadlands Rotary Club Annual Art Exhibition preview evening, 70 plus artists with up to 350 paintings and prints, three North Walsham Hippos on display, 7.30-10pm �7 including wine and savouries; 01692 631456.

POTTER HEIGHAM. St Nicholas Church: Masterclass in multicultural floral design, with Julia Knights, NAFAS demonstrator and former tutor at Easton and Great Yarmouth Colleges, 7.30pm �7.50 including buffet and drinks afterwards, 01692 404628.

RANWORTH. NWT Ranworth Broad Visitor Centre: Barb the hedgehog's living landscape quiz, 10am-4.30pm �1 child including prize, adults free.

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, 40 real ales, soft drinks and normal bar fare available, from 12 noon (live music 4pm-late).

SURLINGHAM. Ferry: Wherry Yacht Charter Charitable Trust wherry on view, 10am-2pm.

FITNESS

GORLESTON. Magdalen Methodist Church: Little Ninjas karate classes for 3-5� years, 4.45-5.45pm, 07780 832484.

SHOWS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Celebrate (circus), 7.30pm �10-�16/senior citizens �12/children �10 and �9 (claim �5 off circus tickets towards parking charges), 01493 844172.

GIGS

HEMSBY. Club Belle, Beach Road: Potty Paul's Krazy Karaoke, 7pm free.

Lacon Arms: Micky Jay King (Elvis tribute), 8.45-11.30pm.

Seadell Bar: Barry Lee, 9pm.

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, jam session with Danny and Carl, 4-8pm; The Chuffinches (Norwich swamp music), 8pm-late.

THURNE. Lion Inn: Hard Rain, 8.30pm.

WINTERTON-ON-SEA. Hermanus Leisure Centre: Hals Honky Tonk presents Clear Out (country), doors 7.30pm, music 8.30-11.30pm �5.

DANCES

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

WROXHAM. Church Hall, Norwich Road: English country dancing, 7.30-9.45pm �2.

SALES

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

LINGWOOD. Sports Ground, Station Road: Car boot, sellers from 6am, public 9am-1pm.

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

WINTERTON-ON-SEA. Village Hall and Church Room: Annual craft fair, refreshments available, 10am-4pm.

SATURDAY, 29/08/2009

EVENTS

CAISTER. St Edmunds Church, West Caister: Quilting exhibition and flower festival 10.30am-4pm.

FILBY. Playing field marquee: Childhood reunion, for those aged 60 plus and grew up in Filby and surrounding area, come and meet old friends, refreshments, 3pm.

Village Clubroom: Local Roots exhibition, photographs and documents from Filby past, 10am-4pm; childhood reunion, 3pm.

HAPPISBURGH. Parish Church Tower: Thomas Marshall Memorial Staircase open, 11am-4pm (weather and services permitting), �2 (minimum height 4ft 7in).

HORSEY. Ross River Trips, The Staithe: Wildlife boat trip, one-hour trips, 10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm, 2.45pm and 4pm �6.50/senior citizens �6/children �5/family �20 (2 adults, 2 children), well-behaved dogs �1, bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

HOVETON. BeWILDerwood, Horning Road: Twiggle Tales and Trail, new Twiggle trail, inter-active storytelling, usual attractions open, 10am-5pm (last admission 4.30pm) normal admission applies.

Village Hall: Broadlands Rotary Club Annual Art Exhibition, 70 plus artists with up to 350 paintings and prints, three North Walsham Hippos on display, 10am-4pm.

MARTHAM. Parish Church: School Days in Martham, exhibition of photographs and memorabilia, hear pupils' memories, read about life in Victoria times, presented by Martham Local History Group, refreshments available, 11am-4pm �2/children (five-16) �1; for church hall restoration fund.

ORMESBY ST MICHAEL. Church: craft fayre with games, raffle, refreshments, 10am-4pm.

POTTER HEIGHAM. St Nicholas Church: Weddings Around the World flower festival, 10am-5pm programmes �1.

RANWORTH. NWT Ranworth Broad Visitor Centre: Barb the hedgehog's living landscape quiz, 10am-4.30pm �1 child including prize, adults free.

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, 40 real ales, soft drinks and normal bar fare available, from 12 noon (live music 4pm-late).

ROLLESBY. Village Hall: Coffee morning and produce sale, 10am-12; proceeds to Friends of Rollesby Church.

THURNE. Village Hall: Fun Evening, organised by Asperger East Anglia and GIFT (good intention fundraising team), barbecue, tombola, raffle, games, 6-8pm.

FITNESS

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

SHOWS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Britannia Pier Theatre, Marine Parade: Abba Mania (tribute show), 7.30pm �16/concs �12/children �8 (15 and under), 01493 842209.

Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Celebrate (circus), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �10-�16/senior citizens �12/children �10 and �9 (claim �5 off circus tickets towards parking charges), 01493 844172.

CONCERTS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre Gorleston, Pier Gardens: A Taste of the Ocean - Sheringham Shantymen, presented by Nigel 'Boy' Syer, 7.45pm �12.50, 01493 662832.

GIGS

CALIFORNIA. California Tavern: Hard Rain, 8.30pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Duke of Wellington, St Peter's Road: Danny Reno (rock 'n' roll), 8.30pm.

King's Arms: Pete 'Kiwi' Keegan Skiffle Party, 9-11pm (part of beer festival).

HEMSBY. Dolphin Club, Long Beach, King's Loke. Beach Road: Bright Spark, 8.30pm.

Seadell Bar: Second Opinion, 9pm.

ORMESBY. Village Hall: Judi, with buffet, 7.45pm �tba, tickets and information 01493 750537.

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, jam session with Danny and Carl, 4-8pm; The Bug Hunters (rock), 8pm-late.

UPTON. White Horse: Water Rats Jazz Band, 8.30pm.

CLUBBING

SOMERLEYTON. Somerleyton Hall: Bang Face Fest with Luke Vibert, Aba Shanti-I, Bad Company, Ragga Twins, Speed Dealer Moms (Venetian Snares with John Frusciante of the Red Hot Chili Peppers), Iration Steppas, Technical Itch, Nathan Fake, SL2: Slipmatt and Lime, Colin Dale, Appleblim, Mike Dred, DJ Pinch, Bongra, The DJ Producer, Bass Clef, Warlock, DJ Scotch Egg, Global Goon, The Squire of Gothos, Ebolas, Ed Cox, Gino Ginelli, Amen-tal, Saint Acid and the Bang Face Hard Crew, 1pm-6am �45 advance, 24hr campsite �5, www.bangface.com.

DANCES

GORLESTON. Magdalen Methodist Church Hall: Children's beginners ballroom dance classes, 2.15pm.

SALES

ORMESBY. St Michael's Church: Craft fair, 10am-4pm.

SUNDAY, 30/08/2009

EVENTS

BECCLES. Quayside: Beccles Carnival entertainment, drum display by TS Brave of Beccles, Southwold and Reydon Corp of Drums display, Lowestoft Dog Agility Team, Kuk Sol Won demonstration, majorettes, More Music Roadshow, stalls and attractions, 2-6pm.

Rainbow Car Park: Beccles Carnival Parade, leaves to parade through the streets to the quayside at 1pm.

BLUNDESTON. Red Lion: Charity day, various activities, 3pm.

CAISTER. St Edmunds Church, West Caister: Quilting exhibition and flower festival 10.30am-4pm.

FILBY. Village Clubroom: Local Roots exhibition, photographs and documents from Filby past, 10am-4pm.

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

Great Yarmouth Racecourse: Family fun day, and horse racing, first race 2.20pm, last race 5.50pm, prices from �12/accompanied under 16s free, information 01493 842527 or www.greatyarmouth-racecourse.co.uk.

Time and Tide, Blackfriars Road: Hand Puppets craft activity for children, make a Galapagos tortoise hand puppet, 12-4pm included in museum admission.

HADDISCOE. Devils End, Church Lane: Garden open for National Gardens Scheme, romantic one-acre enthusiasts garden on south-facing slope with some steep stairs, featuring parterre, topiary, woodland walks, pond, potager, colour-themed borders, 1-6pm �3.50/children free.

Parish Church: Teas in the church plus local history exhibition, 2-4.30pm; proceeds church fabric fund.

HAPPISBURGH. Lighthouse: Open day, children under eight not allowed to climb the tower, 11am-4pm �2/children (eight-16) �1.

HEMSBY. Newport Club: Fun day, midday-4pm, bouncy castle, face painting, donkey rides, swing boats, bucking bronco, and darts stall.

HORSEY. Playing field: Summer fair and hog roast, dog show, donkey rides, stalls, games, chainsaw sculptures, hog roast and refreshments, 12-3pm parking 50p.

Ross River Trips, The Staithe: Wildlife boat trip, one-hour trips, 10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm, 2.45pm and 4pm �6.50/senior citizens �6/children �5/family �20 (2 adults, 2 children), well-behaved dogs �1, bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

HOVETON. BeWILDerwood, Horning Road: Twiggle Tales and Trail, new Twiggle trail, inter-active storytelling, usual attractions open, 10am-5pm (last admission 4.30pm) normal admission applies.

Village Hall: Broadlands Rotary Club Annual Art Exhibition, 70 plus artists with up to 350 paintings and prints, three North Walsham Hippos on display, 10am-4pm.

MARTHAM. Parish Church: School Days in Martham, exhibition of photographs and memorabilia, hear pupils' memories, read about life in Victoria times, presented by Martham Local History Group, refreshments available, 1-4pm �2/children (five-16) �1; for church hall restoration fund .

POTTER HEIGHAM. St Nicholas Church: Weddings Around the World flower festival, 10am-5pm programmes �1.

RANWORTH. NWT Ranworth Broad Visitor Centre: Barb the hedgehog's living landscape quiz, 10am-4.30pm �1 child including prize, adults free.

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, 40 real ales, soft drinks and normal bar fare available, from 12 noon, duck race with proceeds to Reepham School, around 4pm (live music 4pm-late).

SOMERLEYTON. Somerleyton Hall: Puppet Show Picnic, best dressed bear competition at 1.30pm, Nutmeg Puppets Rubbish Monster Show 2pm, included in garden entry (garden and maze open 10am-5pm �5/over 60s �4/children �3), hall tours optional extra �3.25/�1.25 (11.30am-3.30pm).

STALHAM. Museum of the Broads, Staithe: Trips on the Falcon to Barton Broad to view the sailing regatta, on the hour from 11am-3pm, returning 5pm �7.50; booking essential 01692 581681.

STRUMPSHAW. RSPB Strumpshaw Fen: Dragonflies and Butterflies, guided walk, 2-4.30pm �5/children �3/RSPB members �3/1.50; booking essential 01603 715191.

SUTTON. Sutton Fen: Wildlife Conservation, volunteers needed to help manage fen to help biodiversity, lunchtime walk, 10am; information 01362 694071.

SHOWS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Celebrate (circus), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �10-�16/senior citizens �12/children �10 and �9 (claim �5 off circus tickets towards parking charges), 01493 844172.

CONCERTS

GORLESTON. Seaftont Bandstand, Marine Parade: Norfolk Reeds, 2-4pm.

OULTON BROAD. Band Stand, Nicholas Everitt Park: The Stowmarket Concert Band, 2-4.30pm.

SOUTH WALSHAM. Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden: Music from Magic Folk, 2-4pm included in normal admission (garden open 10am-5pm).

GIGS

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

FILBY. Village Clubroom: Filby Rocks, charity music event featuring Background, Ultra Ego, Classic Country, Raw Edge, Skffle It and 16th Minute, 3-11pm �5.50/children �1 on door; proceeds East Anglian Air Ambulance and new Community Band.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Duke of Wellington, St Peter's Road: Danny and the Seniors plus Danny Reno solo (rock 'n' roll), 4-8pm.

HEMSBY. Seadell Bar: Karaoke, 9pm.

Seadell Club: Bright Spark, 8.45pm.

HORNING. The Swan PH: Southern Comfort Jazz Cruise with the Lumiere Roge Ragtime Band, 5.30-8.30pm �11, 01760 7205335.

MARTHAM. Victoria Inn: Micky Jay King, 7-11pm.

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, folk with Jon Collorick, 4-8pm; Sylvanne (folk), 8pm-late.

SOUTH WALSHAM. Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden: Magic Folk, 2-4pm included in normal admission (garden open 10am-5pm).

STALHAM. Sutton Staithe Hotel: Water Rats Jazz Band, 8.30pm.

SALES

BURGH CASTLE. Market Road: Car boot, 6am, 01493 780015 (Julie).

FILBY. Marquee: Table top and car boot, 9am-1pm pitches/tables �4, 01493 369250. Table top and car boot, 9am-1pm pitches/tables �4, 01493 369250.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Marina Centre, Marine Parade: Craft and Gift Fair, 50 plus stands, 10am-4pm; in aid of a school in The Gambia.

HEMSBY. Lacons PH: Car boot, set-up 11am, public noon free, 07867 982315.

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

MONDAY, 31/08/2009

EVENTS

BECCLES. Goosegreen Nurseries (Wholesale), Goosegreen Common, off Common Lane: Public open day, 9am-6pm.

BLUNDESTON. Red Lion: Charity day, various activities, 3pm.

CAISTER. St Edmunds Church, West Caister: Quilting exhibition and flower festival 10.30am-4pm.

FILBY. Playing field: Local Roots exhibition, photographs and documents from Filby past, 10am-4pm; fete with Razz the Clown, archery, dog display, Rob Chandler (Heart Radio), beer tent, stalls and attractions, from 1.30pm; Grand finale with fireworks, karaoke and music, 8pm �3/children �2.

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

HAPPISBURGH. Lighthouse: Open day, children under eight not allowed to climb the tower, 11am-4pm �2/children (eight-16) �1.

Old Rectory Gardens, opposite primary school: Church fete, stalls, game, children's races, refreshments, 2-4.30pm 50p/children 25p.

Parish Church Tower: Thomas Marshall Memorial Staircase open, weather permitting, 1-4pm �2 (minimum height 4ft 7in).

HICKLING. Faith Animal Rescue, Stubb Road: Faith open day, fun dog show (1pm) 50p per class, swing boats, pony rides, agility, animal behaviour and training advice, stalls, games, bouncy castle, meet the animals and more, 11am-4.30pm free.

HORSEY. Playing field: Summer fete, dog show, live music, donkey rides, stalls, games, hog roast, refreshments, 12-3pm.

Ross River Trips, The Staithe: Wildlife boat trip, one-hour trips, 10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm, 2.45pm and 4pm �6.50/senior citizens �6/children �5/family �20 (2 adults, 2 children), well-behaved dogs �1, bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

HOVETON. BeWILDerwood, Horning Road: Twiggle Tales and Trail, new Twiggle trail, inter-active storytelling, usual attractions open, 10am-5pm (last admission 4.30pm) normal admission applies.

MARTHAM. Parish Church: School Days in Martham, exhibition of photographs and memorabilia, hear pupils' memories, read about life in Victoria times, presented by Martham Local History Group, refreshments available, 11am-4pm �2/children (five-16) �1; for church hall restoration fund.

OULTON BROAD. Nicholas Everitt Park: Lowestoft Lions Gala Day, events include Above and Beyond Trapeze Show, Chester Mazing Show, Doc Spinoff, Guitar George, Hospital Radio Yare Road Show, Lowestoft Alsatian and Dog Training Society Display Team, Punch and Judy, competitions, Waveney Valley Brass Ensemble, Waveney Gym Club display, power boat racing, firework display (9pm) and much more, 9am-10pm �6/children �1.

POTTER HEIGHAM. St Nicholas Church: Weddings Around the World flower festival, 10am-5pm programmes �1.

RANWORTH. NWT Ranworth Broad Visitor Centre: Barb the hedgehog's living landscape quiz, 10am-4.30pm �1 child including prize, adults free. Hidden Wildlife of the Bure Living Landscape, pond dipping, 11am-1pm; bug hunting, make a creature feature, 2-4pm �2 per child per activity/adults free; family boat trips, 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3.30pm �5/children /�2.50 (booking essential for boat trips on 01603 270479).

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, 40 real ales, soft drinks and normal bar fare available, from 12 noon, (live music 1-5pm).

ROLLESBY. Playing Field Pavilion: Rollesby Cross Stitch Club open day and exhibition, raffle in aid of the East Anglian Air Ambulance, refreshments, 10am-4pm.

SOMERLEYTON. Somerleyton Hall: Jazz Picnic on the Lawns, with the Mike West Jazz Band and Neil Kane Jazz Trio, 1.30-4.30pm included in garden entry (garden and maze open 10am-5pm �5/over 60s �4/children �3), hall tours optional extra �3.25/�1.25 (11.30am-3.30pm).

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.

SHOWS

GREAT YARMOUTH. Britannia Pier Theatre, Marine Parade: Joe Pasquale (comedian), 7.30pm �16/concs �13/children (15 and under) �8, 01493 842209.

Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Celebrate (circus), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �10-�16/senior citizens �12/children �10 and �9 (claim �5 off circus tickets towards parking charges), 01493 844172.

GIGS

HEMSBY. Club Belle, Beach Road: Potty Paul's Krazy Karaoke, 7pm free.

Seadell Bar: Neil Francis, 9pm.

REEDHAM. Lord Nelson: Reedham Riverside Beer Festival, live music from The Water Rats 1-5pm.

DANCES

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

SALES

GREAT YARMOUTH. Marina Centre, Marine Parade: Craft and Gift Fair, 50 plus stands, 10am-4pm; in aid of a school in The Gambia.

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

TUESDAY, 01/09/2009

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.

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

HORSEY. Ross River Trips, The Staithe: Wildlife boat trip, one-hour trips, 10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm, 2.45pm and 4pm �6.50/senior citizens �6/children �5/family �20 (2 adults, 2 children), well-behaved dogs �1, bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

RANWORTH. NWT Ranworth Broad Visitor Centre: Barb the hedgehog's living landscape quiz, 10am-4.30pm �1 child including prize, adults free.

WICKHAMPTON. St Andrew's Church: Art and dance club for children (6-14), independent of church, 6-7.30pm 50p.

FITNESS

GORLESTON. Seagulls Children's Centre, Shrublands, Magdalen Way: Pushy Parents, weekly walking, socialise, exercise, walk from Seagulls to Gorleston Cliffs and back, meet 9.30am.

Wroughton First School: Yoga and relaxation class every Tuesday, 8-9pm, details: Lisa 07843050396.

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

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre Gorleston, Pier Gardens: Showtime Summer Spectacular 2009, 7.45pm �15/concs �14, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Celebrate (circus), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �10-�16/senior citizens �12/children �10 and �9 (claim �5 off circus tickets towards parking charges), 01493 844172.

GIGS

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

HEMSBY. Club Belle, Beach Road: Matt Wisby (vocalist and comedy), 7pm free.

Seadell Bar: Karaoke, 9pm.

DANCES

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

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

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

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

SALES

LODDON. The Hollies: Loddon Country Market, 9.15-10.45am.

WEDNESDAY, 02/09/2009

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.

BRUNDALL. Brundall Marina: Wherry Yacht Charter Charitable Trust wherry on view, 5-7pm.

CAISTER. King George Playingfield Pavilion, Allendale Road: Caister Children's Centre, baby rhythm and rhyme for babies under one year, 1-2pm, 01493 721180.

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

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 caf� and church, 7.30pm.

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

HAPPISBURGH. Church tower: Thomas Marshall Memorial Staircase open, services and weather permitting, 11am-4pm �2 (minimum height 4ft 7in).

HORSEY. Ross River Trips, The Staithe: Wildlife boat trip, one-hour trips, 10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm, 2.45pm and 4pm �6.50/senior citizens �6/children �5/family �20 (2 adults, 2 children), well-behaved dogs �1, bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

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

RANWORTH. NWT Ranworth Broad Visitor Centre: Barb the hedgehog's living landscape quiz, 10am-4.30pm �1 child including prize, adults free.

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.

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre Gorleston, Pier Gardens: Showtime Summer Spectacular 2009, 7.45pm �15/concs �14, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Celebrate (circus), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �10-�16/senior citizens �12/children �10 and �9 (claim �5 off circus tickets towards parking charges), 01493 844172.

HEMSBY. Club Belle, Beach Road: Potty Paul's Variety Night with guest vocalist, 7pm free.

GIGS

CANTLEY. Reedcutter: Open Transatlantic session, 8.30pm, 01493 751775.

HEMSBY. Seadell Bar: Gary Freeman Duo, 9pm.

DANCES

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

GORLESTON. Shrublands Community Centre, Hawthorne Road: Line with Jane, beginners and improvers 8-10pm, 07788 408801.

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

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

Bracecamp Parish Hall, Ormesby St Margaret: Ballroom, Latin and popular sequence tea dance with Peter and Joy, 2-4.30pm �1.50, 01493 722511.

THURSDAY, 03/09/2009

EVENTS

BELTON. John Green Institute: Football Fever, for boys and girls in Reception Year groups, including school holidays, 5.30-6.30pm.

BRUNDALL. Brundall Marina: Wherry Yacht Charter Charitable Trust wherry on view, 10am-1pm.

CANTLEY. Staithe: Wherry Yacht Charter Charitable Trust wherry on view, 6-8pm.

GORLESTON. Seagulls Surestart Children's Centre, Theatre Room: Music Monsters, songs and activities ideal for children over 18 months, children must be accompanied by an adult, 1.50-2.30pm.

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

Nelson Museum, South Quay: Yarmouth beach murders, illustrated talk by Les Cole, �2, including refreshment, 2.30pm.

HORSEY. Ross River Trips, The Staithe: Wildlife boat trip, one-hour trips, 10.30am, 11.45am, 1.30pm, 2.45pm and 4pm �6.50/senior citizens �6/children �5/family �20 (2 adults, 2 children), well-behaved dogs �1, bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

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

RANWORTH. NWT Ranworth Broad Visitor Centre: Barb the hedgehog's living landscape quiz, 10am-4.30pm �1 child including prize, adults free.

FITNESS

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

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

SHOWS

GORLESTON. Pavilion Theatre Gorleston, Pier Gardens: Showtime Summer Spectacular 2009, 7.45pm �15/concs �14, 01493 662832.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Celebrate (circus), 2.30pm and 7.30pm �10-�16/senior citizens �12/children �10 and �9 (claim �5 off circus tickets towards parking charges), 01493 844172.

Time and Tide, Blackfriars Road: Happy as a Sandbag - Gorleston Theatre Company, marking 70th anniversary of start of first world war, 7pm �tba, 01493 743930.

CONCERTS

HAPPISBURGH. St Mary's Church: One organ, four hands and four feet - David Morgan with Anne Duarte, organ lollipops with Handel's Hallelujah Chorus, 7.30pm �5; for church funds.

GIGS

HEMSBY. Seadell Bar: Karaoke, 9pm.

DANCES

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

HEMSBY. Seacroft Holiday Village, Beach Road: Ceroc modern jive, beginners and intermediates 7.30-10.30pm, 07801 492358.

SUTTON. Sutton Staithe Hotel: Salsa with Dance Cuban, 8pm �5/concs �4, 07711 286047.

SALES

ACLE. Recreation Centre: Royal British Legion indoor boot sale, free car parking, refreshments, raffle 10am-2pm �5 per table, booking on 01493 750967.

HOPTON. Village Hall: Craft and things fair, 10am-3pm; in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.