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PUBLISHED: 12:52 11 June 2009 | UPDATED: 14:08 03 July 2010

FRIDAY, 12/06/2009

EVENTS

FILBY. Club Room: Bingo, free refreshments, 7.30pm.

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

FRIDAY, 12/06/2009

EVENTS

FILBY. Club Room: Bingo, free refreshments, 7.30pm.

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

HEMSBY. Village Hall: Prize bingo, refreshments, raffle, tombola, 6.30 for 7.30pm eyes down; proceeds to Hemsby Youth Club.

HICKLING. Broad: Wherry on view, 10am-7pm.

RANWORTH. Staithe: Broads Wildlife Boat Trip, to Cockshoot Broad and return, 10.15am-12.15pm £8.50/children £6.50/family £25; booking essential 01603 270451.

FITNESS

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

SHOWS

REEDHAM. Village Hall: The Love Nest (farce) by Raymond Hopkins - Nomads Theatre Company, 7.30pm £6/concs £5, 01493 700648.

GIGS

WINTERTON-ON-SEA. Hermanus Leisure Centre: Hals Honky Tonk presents Nashville Numbers, doors 7.30pm, music from 8.30-11.30pm £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.

REEDHAM. Village Hall: Nice 'n' Easy ballroom, Latin, sequence and social dances, 7.30-10.30pm £2.50.

WROXHAM. Church Hall, Norwich Road: English country dancing, 7.30pm £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).

SATURDAY, 13/06/2009

EVENTS

BELTON. John Green Institute: Coffee morning, with stall and raffle, 10am-12.

BLUNDESTON. St Mary's Church: Flower Festival and Teddy Bear Parachute Jumps, teddy doctor in attendance, certificates for all brave bears, 10am-6pm (teddy bear jumps 2-4.30pm £1).

BRUNDALL. Pendle Cottage, The Street: Coffee morning and bazaar, 10am-12 £1 including coffee; proceeds East Anglian Air Ambulance.

CAISTER. Church Hall, High Street: Quiz night, 7.30pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Time & Tide Museum: Free drop-in event on the heritage of the town's old harbour and fishing industry, activities for all the family, 11am-3pm.

HICKLING. Broad: Wherry on view, 10am-7pm.

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 (2 adults, 2 children) £20, well-behaved dogs £1; bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

RANWORTH. Ranworth Broad car park: “Step Out for Children,” sponsored walk in aid of Action for Children, 5-mile walk including boat ride and climb up Ranworth Church tower, 10.30am, information from Peter Westgate, 01493 602215.

SMALLBURGH. Playing field: Village fete, classic cars, Shire horse and cart rides, award-winning Dancing Horse, stalls, games, flower show, craft stalls, Broad Farm livestock corner and more, 2-5pm.

FITNESS

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

LODDON. Jubilee Hall, George Lane: Martial arts - World Koong Joong Hapkido Association, all levels class for children and parents, watch or try, 9.30-11am, first class free, 07778 792869 (Lorne).

SHOWS

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: A Peer Round Whitehall with Brian Rix, 7.30pm £12.50/concs £10.50; in aid of Mencap, 01502 533200.

REEDHAM. Village Hall: The Love Nest (farce) by Raymond Hopkins - Nomads Theatre Company, 7.30pm £6/concs £5, 01493 700648.

CONCERTS

ACLE. St Edmund's Church: Stalham Junior School in Concert, with instrumentalists and singers from the school, 7pm £5/under 16s free (pay on door).

SOUTH WALSHAM. St Lawrence's Arts Centre: Andrew McCullough (clarinet) and Jennifer Hughes (piano), programme includes works by Brahms, Finzi, Horovitz plus piano solos, 7.30pm £8/concs £7, 01493 751700/01692 598747.

GIGS

GORLESTON. Lord Nelson, Trafalgar Road West: Stealer (classic rock), 9pm.

The King William: Second Hand Blues, 9.30pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Seafront: The Band Factor, music from skiffle to Morris dancers, jazz trios to rock n' roll, traditional brass bands plus street dance workshops, 10am-6.45pm (at Anchor Plaza, the Jetty and Sea Life Centre gardens).

HEMSBY. Seabreeze Club: Lou and the Diamonds (60s), 8.30pm.

Seadell Bar: Treetops, 9pm.

DANCES

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

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

HOVETON. Village Hall: Modern sequence with Margaret and Arthur, 8-10.30pm £2.50. 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.

Bracecamp Parish Hall, Ormesby St Margaret: Ballroom, Latin and popular sequence tea dance with Peter and Joy, 7.30-10.30pm £2, 01493 722511.

SALES

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

GORLESTON. St Peter's Church Hall: Gorleston Theatre Company Supporting Cancer Research, free cup of coffee while browsing through the bargains with members of the Theatre Company “Relay for Life” team, crafts, home-made cakes, jam, books, DVDs, bric-a-brac, rainbow stall, something for everyone, 10am, 50p entrance.

GREAT YARMOUTH. St Paul's Church Hall, Salisbury Road: Grand sale of books and videos, 10am-2pm.

HOVETON. Wroxham Barns: Produced in Norfolk, farmers' market, 10am-2pm.

STALHAM. Town Hall: Curios and crafts market, 9am-3.30pm.

SUNDAY, 14/06/2009

EVENTS

CATFIELD. Catfield Fen Nature Reserve: Butterfly Conservation Open Day, guided walks (11am-2pm), boat rides around the dykes, demonstrations of sedge cutting, wellies essential, sorry no dogs, 11am-4pm free but donations welcome.

FRITTON. Fritton Lake: Butterflies and Moths, two-mile guided walk looking at butterflies and other insects, 10.30am-12.30pm £2/children £1; booking essential 01493 488666.

GORLESTON. Bethel Gospel Hall: Breaking of bread service, 9.45am; morning service, 11am.

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

Town Hall, Hall Plain: Fish 'n' Ships on South Quay guided walk, 2pm £3.50/children £1.50 (11-16), under 11s free.

HICKLING. Broad: Wherry on view, 10am-7pm.

HOVETON. Hoveton Hall Gardens: Strawberry Fayre, strawberry tasting sessions, nature activities for children, 10.30am-5pm £5/children (five-14) £2.50/under fives free.

LUDHAM. The Dutch House, Staithe Road: Garden open for National Gardens Scheme, long, narrow 2.5 acre garden leading through marsh and wood to Womack Water, designed and planted originally by the painter Edward Seago, 2-5pm £3.50/children free.

MARTHAM. Riverbank, Martham Ferry: Come and Try Sailing Day, try sailing in club dinghies with club members, 12-4pm free.

SEA PALLING. Village Hall: Prehistoric Roadshow, bring fossils, rocks and archaeological items to be identified by staff from Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service, handle items found locally, advice on how to clean and care for specimens, refreshments available, 1-4pm free.

STRUMPSHAW. RSPB Strumpshaw Fen: Big Butterfly Day, family day with pond dipping, bug hunts, nature trails, guides to help spot wildlife and look for Swallowtail butterflies, 11am-4pm free.

WINTERTON. Seal Hospital, Somerton Road: View the rescued seal pups, display of pictures and CD show, 10am-4pm.

CONCERTS

TOFT MONKS. The Old Granary Studio, Priory Farm, Maypole Green: Adrian Brendal (cello) and Tim Horton (piano), music by Schumann, Shostakovich and Carter, £18, 01502 679088.

GIGS

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

BRUNDALL. The Ram: Rob Charles, 5-9pm.

GREAT YARMOUTH. Seafront: The Band Factor, music from skiffle to Morris dancers, jazz trios to rock n' roll, traditional brass bands plus street dance workshops, 11am-6.15pm (at Anchor Plaza, the Jetty and Sea Life Centre gardens).

SALES

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

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

LUDHAM. Village Hall: Car boot and table top, set-up 8.30am, public 9.30am-1pm pitches/tables £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).

MONDAY, 15/06/2009

EVENTS

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

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.

HICKLING. Broad: Wherry on view, 12.30-2pm.

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 (2 adults, 2 children) £20, well-behaved dogs £1; bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

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.

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.

Shrublands Community Centre, Hawthorn Road: Line with Jane, beginners and improvers 8-10pm, 07788 408801 (Jane).

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, 16/06/2009

EVENTS

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

GORLESTON. Seagulls Children's Centre Crèche: Twice as Nice, fortnightly twins group, an opportunity to meet other parents with twins 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. Cobholm Road, Christchurch, King Street: Great Yarmouth Townswomen's Guild monthly meeting with speaker from St John Ambulance, 2pm.

St Nicholas' Church, Church Plain: Medieval Town Wall guided walk, 7pm £3.50/children £1.50 (11-16), under 11s free, information 01493 846346.

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 (2 adults, 2 children) £20, well-behaved dogs £1; bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

Staithe: Wherry on view, 12.30-3.30pm.

STALHAM. Library: Credit Crunch advice desk, benefits help and advice from North Norfolk District Council, drop in or make an appointment on 01692 580794, 2-4.30pm.

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.

GIGS

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

DANCES

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

BURGH CASTLE. Burgh Hall: Line dancing, Crazy Legs, 8-10.30pm.

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

Cobholm Community Centre, St Luke's Terrace: Tea dance, 2-4.30pm £2 including refreshments.

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

HEMSBY. Seacroft: Line dance, hit the floor LDC, intermediates 7.30pm, Loran 01493 669582.

ORMESBY. Bracecamp Hall: Dance/exercise class with Alegria, 9.15-10am 07716 062364.

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

SALES

CORTON. Methodist Church Hall: Craft fair, wheelchair access, 9.30am-3pm free, donations to British Heart Foundation.

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

WEDNESDAY, 17/06/2009

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 Methodist Church Hall: Coffee morning and bric-a-brac stall, 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.

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.

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

HICKLING. Staithe: Wherry on view, 11am-2pm.

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 (2 adults, 2 children) £20, 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.

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

HORSTEAD. Tithe Barn: See How They Run (farce) by Philip King - Jubilee Players, 7.30pm £6, 01603 737665.

LOWESTOFT. Marina Theatre, The Marina: Menopause The Musical, 8pm £16.50 and £18.50/concs £17.50 and £15.50, 01502 533200.

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: Tea dance 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.

SALES

LUDHAM. Church Room: Book sale and coffee morning, over 2000 books from 50p, plant stall, china and other items for sale, 10-11.30am; proceeds St Catherine's Church.

THURSDAY, 18/06/2009

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.

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

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.

Library, High Street: Glorious Gorleston 2 guided walk, 2pm £3.50/children £1.50 (11-16), under 11s free, information 01493 846346.

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 (2 adults, 2 children) £20, well-behaved dogs £1; bookings (before 10am on the day) and information 01692 598135.

LUDHAM. Buttle Marsh, How Hill National Nature Reserve: Buttles or Bitterns?, guided walk looking at Broadland wildlife, 2-4pm £3/children £2; booking essential 01692 678763.

How Hill: Meet the Marshman, demonstrations and talk by Norfolk marshman Eric Edwards, gates 2pm, starts 2.30pm followed by tea and cakes, £3/children 50p.

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

RANWORTH. Staithe: Broads History boat trip, to St Benet's Abbey and return, 10.15am-12.15pm £8.50/children £6.50/family £25; booking essential 01603 270453.

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

GREAT YARMOUTH. Hippodrome Circus, St George's Road: Area 51 the Musical - Great Yarmouth College Performing Arts Students, 7.30pm £10/concs £5, 01493 844172.

GIGS

WROXHAM. Broads Tours, Wroxham Bridge: Jazz cruise with the Climax Jazz Band, 7.30-10.15pm £11, booking essential, 01603 782207.

DANCES

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

CALIFORNIA. California Tavern: Salsa classes with Alegria, absolute beginners, 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. Cobholm Community Centre, St Luke's Terrace: Tea dance, 2-4.30pm £2 including refreshments.

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.

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