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FRIDAY, 01/05/2009

EVENTS

BLOFIELD. The Courthouse, Yarmouth Road: Village Screen presents Slumdog Millionaire (15), doors 7pm, starts 7.30pm £4.

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FRIDAY, 01/05/2009

EVENTS

BLOFIELD. The Courthouse, Yarmouth Road: Village Screen presents Slumdog Millionaire (15), doors 7pm, starts 7.30pm £4.50, tickets from S Mitchell, newsagents, The Street, Blofield.

GORLESTON. Seagulls Children's Centre, Kingfisher Room: 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 (first Friday of every month), 2-4pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Christchurch, King Street: Great Yarmouth and District Epilepsy Resource Centre monthly meeting (first Friday of every month), 10am-12.

HOVETON. St Helen's Roman Catholic Church: Golden Jubilee Flower Festival, 10am-4pm.

RANWORTH. Staithe: Broads History Boat Trip, exploring the River Bure on the Helen of Ranworth reedlighter, 10.15am-12.15pm £8.50/children £6.50/family £25; booking essential 01603 270453.

FITNESS

GORLESTON. Magdalen Methodist Church: Little Ninjas karate classes for 3-5½ years, 4.45-5.45pm, 07780 832484.

GIGS

CAISTER-ON-SEA. The Grange: The Citizens, 8pm.

HEMSBY. Riverside Restaurant, King Street: The Acoustic Kitchen presents Donald 'Connor and Strange World, with support from Brett & Woods and the Steve Collins Band, 8pm £6.

The Dolphin, Long Beach: Barry Lee, 8.30pm.

THURNE. Lion Inn: Hard Rain, 8.30pm.

DANCES

CARLTON COLVILLE. Carlton Manor: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-11pm, 07710 205557.

Uplands Community Centre, Ashburnham Way: Line dance with East Coast Liners, all levels, 7.30-9.30pm £3.50, 01502 562953.

SALES

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).

SATURDAY, 02/05/2009

EVENTS

CATFIELD. All Saints' Church: Festival of Flowers, Fabric and Fun, quilt show and other exhibits, 10am-5pm.

Methodist Church: Festival of Flowers, Fabric and Fun, flowers, fabrics, stalls and refreshments, 10am-5pm.

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

HICKLING. Methodist Church: Plant Fair, coffees, light lunches and cream teas available, 10am-4pm.

HOVETON. St Helen's Roman Catholic Church: Golden Jubilee Flower Festival, 10am-2pm.

LOUND. Lound Lakes Reserve: Early birds dawn chorus walk, 4.30-7.30am followed by light breakfast £5/children £3; booking essential 01502 713196.

LUDHAM. St Catherine's Church: 4th Annual Arts and Craft Event, display and demonstration by the Norfolk Countryside Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers, spinning, weaving and carding wool workshops for adults and children (donations), craft stalls and demonstrations, 10am-5pm.

ROLLESBY. St George's Church: Antiques roadshow Art Exhibition, plus valuations by Horners of Acle (£1 per item, maximum of three per person), 10am-3pm; proceeds altar kneelers.

SHOWS

WROXHAM. Church Hall, Norwich Road: The Sound of Musicals (songs from the shows) - The Upper Octave, 7.30pm £10, 01603 782555/781599/782466/782517.

GIGS

HEMSBY. Dolphin, Long Beach: Rob Charles, 8.30pm.

Seadell Bar: The Wild Ones, 8.30pm.

HORNING. Southern Comfort riverboat: Norfolk and Norwich Festival: Festival All Stars Jazz Band, 1.30pm and 3.30pm £12/pre-booked under 26s £5 01603 766400.

STALHAM. The Harnser: Carol, 9pm.

DANCES

GORLESTON. Magdalen Methodist Church Hall: Children's beginners ballroom dance classes, 2.15pm, Janet 01493 445767.

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

SALES

LOWESTOFT. London Road North: Pottery, gift and home fair, 10am-5pm.

SMALLBURGH. Village Hall: Car boot, inside and out, plus book stall, refreshments available, set-up 8am, buyers 9am-1pm, indoor bookings 01692 535015.

STALHAM. Town Hall: Farmers' market, 9am-12.

THURTON. Village Hall: Jumble, 12 noon; proceeds British Lung Foundation and East Anglia's Children's Hospices.

EXHIBITIONS

MARTHAM. St Mary's Church: Exhibition of crafts and tapestries, demonstrations and exhibitions of local crafts, exhibition of tapestries celebrating the Queen's visit to Great Yarmouth and the Millennium, 10am-5pm.

ROLLESBY. St George's Church: Antiques Road art exhibition, car park, refreshments, 10am-3pm.

SUNDAY, 03/05/2009

EVENTS

CATFIELD. All Saints Church: Festival of Flowers, Fabrics and Fun, quilt show and other exhibits, 10am-4pm.

Methodist Church: Festival of Flowers, Fabrics and Fun, flowers, fabrics, stalls and refreshments, 10am-4pm.

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

HADDISCOE. Village Hall: Companion dog show in aid of Bull Terrier Welfare, entries 10.30am, judging 11.30am.

HOVETON. Hoveton Hall Gardens: Children's nature trails, and gardens open, 10.30am-5pm £5/children (five-14) £2.50/under fives free (free entry to nature trails).

St Helen's Roman Catholic Church: Golden jubilee flower festival, 10am-4.30pm.

LUDHAM. How Hill National Nature Reserve: Dawn boat trip on the Electric Eel, 5.15-7.30am £8.50/children £6.50/family £25; booking essential 01692 678763.

Ludham Garage, High Street: Ludham Fun Run, register by 10am, walkers start 10am, senior run (four miles) and junior run (two miles) 10.30am, run for children in years 1 and 2 and reception classes on the playing field.

St Catherine's Church: 4th Annual Arts and Craft Event, display and demonstration by the Norfolk Countryside Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers, spinning, weaving and carding wool workshops for adults and children (donations), craft stalls and demonstrations, 11am-5pm.

MARTHAM. Village: Scarecrow Festival, scarecrows, treasure hunt, craft stalls, tapestry and banner exhibition, display by Dr Spin Off Tricky Cycles and more, 10am-5pm.

STRUMPSHAW. Plovers Hill, Buckenham Road: Garden open for National Gardens Scheme, one-acre with RIBA award winning orangery, formal hedging and lawn, huge mulberry tree, spring flowering borders, new water feature, kitchen garden with orchard and soft fruits, garden sculpture, 11am-5pm £3/children free.

RSPB Strumpshaw Fen: Dawn chorus walk, followed by tea/coffee and croissants, 4.30-7am £6/children £4/RSPB members £4/Wildlife Explorers £2; booking essential 01603 715191.

GIGS

GORLESTON. Mariners Compass: The Citizens, 8pm.

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

Marina Theatre, The Marina: Joe Longthorne, 7.30pm £21/concs £20, 01502 533200.

DANCES

LOWESTOFT. Waveney Leisure Centre, Water Lane: Salsa with Alegria, class 7.30pm, 07710 205557.

SALES

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

LUDHAM. Village Hall: Car boot and table top, set-up 8.30am, public 9.30am-1pm pitches £3 (in aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance), 01692 678618.

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

EXHIBITIONS

MARTHAM. St Mary's Church: Exhibition of Crafts and Tapestries, demonstrations and exhibitions of local crafts, exhibition of tapestries celebrating the Queen's visit to Great Yarmouth and the Millennium, 2-5pm.

MONDAY, 04/05/2009

EVENTS

BELTON. Village Green Children's Centre: Play and Weigh, drop-in baby clinic (every first and third Monday in the month), stay for play, drink and a chat, 1.30-3pm, details: 01493 669676.

CATFIELD. All Saints' Church: Festival of Flowers, Fabric and Fun, quilt show and other exhibits, 10am-5pm.

Methodist Church: Festival of Flowers, Fabric and Fun, flowers, fabrics, stalls and refreshments, 10am-5pm.

GORLESTON. 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.

HOVETON. Hoveton Hall Gardens: Children's nature trails, and gardens open, 10.30am-5pm £5/children (five-14) £2.50/under fives free (free entry to nature trails).

LUDHAM. St Catherine's Church: 4th Annual Arts and Craft Event, display and demonstration by the Norfolk Countryside Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers, spinning, weaving and carding wool workshops for adults and children (donations), craft stalls and demonstrations, 10am-5pm.

MARTHAM. Village: Scarecrow Festival, scarecrows, treasure hunt, craft stalls, tapestry and banner exhibition, display by Dr Spin Off Tricky Cycles and more, 10am-5pm.

SOMERLEYTON. Somerleyton Hall and Gardens: Wrentham Brass Band playing on the lawn, 1-3pm included in garden admission.

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.

SALES

BURGH CASTLE. Market Road: Julie's gigantic car boot, all pitches £5, gates 6am, 01493 780015.

GORLESTON. Mary Magdalene Church: Antique and collectors' fair, 9am-2pm.

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

TUESDAY, 05/05/2009

EVENTS

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

CAISTER. High Street: Prize bingo, 2pm.

GORLESTON. Seagulls Children's Centre: Twice as Nice twins group, an opportunity meet other parents and share experiences and advice, 3-4.30pm.

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

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hamilton Hotel: Evening of Mediumship with Roger Colman, followed by questions and answers, 7.30pm £tba; bookings and information on 01493 844662.

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

LOWESTOFT. Bluenotes 2, Claremont Pier: National Council for Divorced and Separated, 8pm-12, members £2.50, guests £3, 01502 587226.

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.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Shaolin Warriors - Seasons of Life (Kung-fu show), 7.30pm £16-£21/concs £16-£20, 01502 533200.

GIGS

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

RACKHEATH. Green Man: Nigel Price Trio (jazz), 8.30pm.

DANCES

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.

WEDNESDAY, 06/05/2009

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.

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.

Newtown Church Hall: Coffee morning with bric-a-brac, 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: Christchurch Women's Fellowship meeting with speaker, the Rev Tibbs Naidoo, 2.30pm.

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.

SOUTH WALSHAM. Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden: Ghost walk, guided walk with ghost stories of the garden, South Walsham Hall and St Benet's Abbey, 7pm normal admission applies; booking essential 01603 270449.

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.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Ricky Tomlinson's All New Laughter Show (comedian), 7.30pm £19.50/concs £18.50, 01502 533200.

DANCES

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

GORLESTON. Shrublands Community Centre, Hawthorn Road: Line with Jane, bar available, 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. Parish Hall: Ballroom, Latin and popular sequence tea dance with Peter and Joy, 2-4.30pm £1.50.

STALHAM. Town Hall: Traditional English folk dancing (first and third Wednesday in the month), beginners welcome, 7.30-9.30pm £2.

SALES

ARMINGHALL. Old Stoke Road: Car boot, 7am-1pm.

THURSDAY, 07/05/2009

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.

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. Nelson Museum, South Quay: Illustrated talk by Maurice Joel: Yarmouth's historic Town wall, refreshments included, 2.30pm £2.

LUDHAM. How Hill Nature Reserve: Evening boat trip on the Electric Eel, 7-8.30pm £8.50/children £6.50/family £25; booking essential 01692 678763.

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.

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: The Naked Truth (comedy) by Dave Simpson, 8pm £16.50 and £18.50/concs £15.50 and £17.50, 01502 533200.

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.

STALHAM. Town Hall: Traditional English folk dancing (first and third Thursday in the month), beginners welcome, 7.30-9.30pm £2.

SALES

ACLE. Recreation Centre: Royal British Legion monthly indoor boot sale (first Thursday every month), 10am-2pm £5 per table, bookings Peter 01493 750967.

FRIDAY, 08/05/2009

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: The Naked Truth (comedy) by Dave Simpson, 8pm £16.50 and £18.50/concs £15.50 and £17.50, 01502 533200.

STALHAM. Town Hall: The Wrong Woman (drama) followed by 1935 film The 39 Steps, 7.30pm £4, tickets from Stalham Happing Shop, High Street or on door.

CONCERTS

SOUTH WALSHAM. St Lawrence's Centre: Norfolk and Norwich Festival: Jimin Lee (harp), programme of works by Bach, Francisique, Marcel Tournier, Elias Parish Alvars, De Falla and Liszt, 7.30pm £8, 01603 766400.

GIGS

WINTERTON-ON-SEA. Hermanus Leisure Club: Hals Honky Tonk presents Stig (country), doors 7.30pm £5.

SALES

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).

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