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Wednesday 25th April, 2018 10:30am

Lynn Museum hosts a Coffee Morning the last Wednesday of every month (excluding December). With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about and see more of the museums collections, have a go at some crafts and enjoy a good chat along with some coffee and cake.

This August you will have the chance to find out about Lynn's historic whaling industry and make a soapy scrimshaw to take home

Only £1 or free for members of FKLM (Friends of King's Lynn Museum).

No need to book. Just drop in between 10:30 and noon!

For more information see website or call 01553 775001

Friday 27th April, 2018 7:00am

The Bishop of Lynn, also known as The Singing Bishop, is to join a cast of West Norfolk singers and musicians in a special fund-raising anniversary concert The concert is being presented in St Faith's Church, Gaywood, on Friday 27th April, starring at 7pm. It marks the 20th anniversary of The Friends of St Faith's Church. The evening's programme is to include popular songs and music and will include solo and ensemble numbers.
The Bishop of Lynn, the Rt Rev Jonathan Meyrick, will sing the song, The Wild Thing, by The Troggs which he famously sang on TV's Stars in their Eyes show.
Tickets cost £7 each or £10 for two and include interval refreshments.
Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling 01553 774916 (a meesage cab be left) or on the door on the night of the concert.

Saturday 21st April, 2018 7:00pm

An evening of music with a Ukulele Band. All types of music played. Tickets £5.00 (including refreshments) from 01484541978

Saturday 21st April, 2018 7:00pm

A concert by the Ukulele Band with a varies selection of Music to suit all tasted.

Saturday 21st April, 2018 9:30am

Pott Row Charity Car boot
21st April
Gates open at 9.30 for sellers please don't arrive before
10.00 for buyers
Pitches are £5.00
Call Brian 07585147957

Saturday 21st April, 2018 10:30am

Carl Chapman, Norfolk’s cetacean recorder, will help you learn about the cetaceans that have occurred off Norfolk and teach you how to identify them, as well as discussing what is likely to turn up in the future. After lunch you will be sea watching off Cley looking out for harbour porpoise.
Cost: £22 NWT members, £26 non-members
10.30am - 3.30pm

Thursday 26th April, 2018 7:00pm

A unique mid-week charity ball with live music, a finger buffet and complimentary alcoholic drink on arrival. Due to generous sponsorship all for the ticket price of just £3.00!! Non-alcoholic bar. 7pm - 10pm
Dresscode - dress to impress
For tickets go to www.gofundme.com/charity-ball-in-aid-of-mind or
email: charlotte.m.fox@gmail.com all proceeds to West Norfolk Mind.
A fun and meaningful evening raising awareness of suicide.

Thursday 26th April, 2018 6:30pm

Charity bingo in aid of paramedics and autism on 26th April doors open at 6.30pm starts at 7.30pm great prizes to be one. Raffle, food and drink avaliable and family friendly event.

Friday 27th April, 2018 7:00pm

This year will be the fifth year I have held this event at the Dukes Head Hotel to raise money for the King’s Lynn and West Norfolk Parkinson’s Support Group and the Magpie Centre (riding for the disabled). Both these charities are very worthy of our support and depend heavily on charitable donations. A great night out raising money for two worthy local charities dancing to the wonderful Jessie’s Ghost what better way to spend the evening.

Sunday 22nd April, 2018 10:00am

Downham Market Young Farmers annual charity clay shoot returns to Stradsett Estate on Sunday 22nd April.

Open from 10am, last entries at 3pm.

70 Bird Sporting
Separate Men's and Women's Competitions
Under 18's and YFC Members Competitions
Pool Shoot
2 Man Flush
Longest Shot

**Cash prizes**
BBQ and raffle available throughout the day
Cartridges available on the day

Raising money for our chosen charities of the year:
National Autistic Society
Pancreatic Cancer UK
Moth in a China Shop

*Shotgun certificate required
*FIBRE WAD ONLY
Please respect these rules; plastic wad is not allowed due to the land being grazed by cattle. Our members have to pick up ALL plastic wad at the end of the day.

Saturday 21st April, 2018 10:15am

Pick up bargain children's clothes (up to 7 years), dvds, toys, games, books and equipment including cots, prams and pushchairs.
Admission 50p per adult
Refreshments available
Entry 10.15am for NCT Members
10.30am for non members

Sunday 22nd April, 2018 3:00pm

A dramatic staging by John Ramster performed by The Merry Opera Company. In its ninth tour, this has already been seen by over 7,000 people.

Saturday 21st April, 2018 11:00am

Mill house is a residential home based in Gayton we are home to 22 service users with a mental health diagnosis, we are opening our doors to members of the public on Saturday 21st April, to raise money for our local church based in Gayton. We will be having a BBQ, cake sale raffle and bouncy castle everyone welcome.

Wednesday 25th April, 2018 10:30am

Entertainment by the Kingswingers jazz group

Saturday 28th April, 2018 9:00am

Prestbury Care are proud to announce a new calendar of monthly coffee mornings!


All are taking place at the fantastic Downham Market Town Hall and profits will be going to a list of local charities.

9:00am until 12:00pm (see poster for upcoming dates)

Having listened to previous feedback, sugar free and de-caff options are now available.

So please, come along to support the new monthly coffee mornings and in turn, support some fabulous local charities.

* If you would like a charity you know to be considered for donations, please do get in touch!

See you there!

Friday 27th April, 2018 6:30pm

Dr Clive Bond, chairman of the West Norfolk Archeological Society will be giving a lecture to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Seahenge , the early Bronze circle made of oak trees which was discovered on Holme Beach.

Dr Bond will give an insight into the way people lived on the North Norfolk cost four thousand years ago in the Bronze age and will also speak about the second oak circle found a few years ago.

Saturday 21st April, 2018 9:00am

Antiques, Vintage & Retro, Collectables & Curios
Admission 50p (early bird £2.00) Under 16's Free
Light Refreshments Available
Supporting, British Divers Marine Life Rescue

Sunday 22nd April, 2018 11:00am

Fancy being St. George for the day? Are you that damsel in distress that needs rescuing? St. George themed craft activities let you make a shield to defend yourself against the dragon; you can make a puppet dragon to practice on too! A custom designed damsel hat could turn you into a damsel that needs rescuing on the spot.
Various St. George themed crafts help you support England’s patron saint’s day.
Craft activities are free but admission to grounds applies.

Sunday 29th April, 2018 9:00am

Carboot + cafe
29th April
9 am till 12 noon
£5 per car/ £6 with trailer or van
Please bring a table if possible
Stall holders from 8 am
Buyers from 9 am
To book call Chris/ nikki on 01366 501111 or 07825769355
No caterers

Tuesday 24th April, 2018 6:30pm

Rachael Williams, Learning and Engagement Officer for Stories of Lynn will capture the life and times of Florence Ada Coxon, our first female Mayor of King’s Lynn in 1925. This will set the scene for our latest Mayor, Councillor Carol Bower to share with us her delights and challenges of being Mayor in 2018.

Talks cost £2.50, payable on the door, or attend all three of Stories of Lynn's Spring Talks for £6.