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PUBLISHED: 13:50 28 August 2008 | UPDATED: 14:39 14 July 2010

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THURSDAY, 28/08/2008

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Methodist Church Rooms: Slimming World Group, 5.30pm, 01508 489434.

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Royal British Legion monthly social meeting 8pm.

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THURSDAY, 28/08/2008

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Methodist Church Rooms: Slimming World Group, 5.30pm, 01508 489434.

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Royal British Legion monthly social meeting 8pm.

DISS. URC Hall: Baby Imps, inspiring sensory play sessions for babies and carers, 9.30-10.30am, no booking needed, call Rachel Baker on 01379 640696 for further details.

EYE. Eye Castle: Tales at the Castle, storytelling, bring a picnic, 2-3pm children £1/accompanying adults free.

HARLESTON. Swan Hotel: Harleston Carers Support Group 2-3.30pm.

LOPHAMS. Village Hall: Dog training class, experienced, well-qualified teacher, 7pm, 01379 687527.

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Silver band practice 8-10pm.

NORTH LOPHAM. The Mess, near School: Baby and Toddler Group, 2-3.20pm.

TACOLNESTON. Pelican: Beer festival, 32 real ales, four ciders, from 5pm.

THORNHAM MAGNA. Raphael Steiner School: Parent and toddler group, wooden toys, crafts, outside play, singing, 9.15-11.15am, call 01379 788944.

WINFARTHING. All Saints Nursery: Open day 10.30am-2pm.

WYMONDHAM. North Wymondham Community Centre: Ladybird Pre-school, 9am-12.55pm.

Wymondham Football Club: Club for over-35s, single, divorced, separated and widowed persons, disco, bar and raffle, 8pm.

FITNESS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Town Hall: Total body workout, age 16+, 6-7pm £4, 07921 651970.

DISS. United Reformed Church Hall: Antenatal yoga class, 6-7pm, 01379 677344.

Diss Community Centre: Judo classes for adults or children, 7-8pm, 01379 688258.

HETHERSETT. Methodist Church: Tai chi and Chi Kung, 7-8.30pm, beginners welcome, qualified instructor, 01603 810347.

LONG STRATTON. Leisure Centre: Qigong Chinese exercises for health and vitality, 7.30-9pm.

SYLEHAM. Village Hall: Self-defence children and adults' classes, juniors 6.30-7.30pm, seniors 7.30-9pm, 01379 668438.

GIGS

ATTLEBOROUGH. White Lodge: Against the Grain, 8.30pm. Against the Grain, 8.30pm.

DANCES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Scouts' Hall, Station Road: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers 8.30-10pm.

DISS. Junior School: Hip-Hop and disco dance class, all ages, 6-7pm 07835 021439.

Park Hotel: Salsa, beginners 8pm, improvers 9pm £6/concs £5, 07973 143323 (Nad).

FRIDAY, 29/08/2008

EVENTS

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Good Companions Bingo, eyes down 8pm, everyone welcome.

DISS. The Angel Café, 1 Fair Green: Life Drawing Session with Rebecca Lyne 6-8.30pm, £6 per session, info 01379 668552.

FRAMINGHAM PIGOT. Gull: Friday Chill Out, music and barbecue, from 6pm.

TACOLNESTON. Pelican: Beer festival, 32 real ales, four ciders, from 5pm.

THORNDON. The Gymnasium, Kerrison: Parent and Toddler Group, 9.30-11.30am, 0783 4483893.

WYMONDHAM. North Wymondham Community Centre, Lime Tree Avenue: Twins, triplets and more! Support and social group for multiple birth families, school-age siblings welcome, 1-2.30pm £1.50 per family inc refreshments.

Abbey Hall: Amoghasiddhi, Buddhist meditation class, 1.30-2.30pm.

FITNESS

DISS. MG Fitness Studio, Shelfanger: Nordic walking class, book a space on 07825168065 9.30-10.30, 11am-12pm.

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Exercise circuit classes for all fitness levels, 9.30-10.30am or 11am-12noon, £3.50/£2.50concs per session, Julie Taylor 07740623980.

SHOWS

HARLESTON. Recreation Ground: Children's Outdoor Theatre 2008 - Rat-a-tat-tat - Jacitio Theatre, 3pm free.

GIGS

ASHWELLTHORPE. King's Head: Shannan, 8.30pm.

BANHAM. Barrel: Special Ed and the Shortbus (acoustic band from Richmond), 9pm, £5.

DISS. Diss Town Football Club, Brewers Green Lane: Kenny and the Strollers (60s), 8pm £5.

DANCES

LONG STRATTON. Leisure Centre: Ballroom and Latin American dancing classes for beginners at 8.15pm with Mike, details 01603 811119.

SPOONER ROW. Village Hall, Station Road: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers 8.30-10.45pm.

WYMONDHAM. Roman Catholic Church Hall, Bridewell Street: Ballroom and Latin with Donna, beginners 7.30-8.30, improvers 8.30-9.30pm £4, 07766 751545.

SALES

DISS. TW Gaze auction rooms: Antiques, 10am.

WYMONDHAM. Central Hall, Buttolph Room: Country market, 8.45-11.15am.

SATURDAY, 30/08/2008

EVENTS

FUNDENHALL. The Grange: Dog and pet show with fete, gun dog scurries all afternoon (any breed of dog welcome to take part), games, stalls, tug-of-war, pony rides, ferret racing, barbecue, bar, refreshments, tombola, show entries from 11.30am, judging 12 noon free; in aid of parish church restoration fund.

PULHAM ST MARY. Village Hall: Whist drives, proceeds to Village Hall Fund, 7.30pm

RAVENINGHAM. A cornfield in the village: Raveningham Fair, three part air show, teddy bear parachute team, 14th century medieval knights, birds of prey, music, games, crafts and demonstrations, from 11am until late in the evening, £4/under-16s free.

REDGRAVE AND LOPHAM FEN. Near Bressingham: SWT Wildlife Photography Competition, winning photos exhibition, donations welcome, 10am-5pm.

WYMONDHAM. Tolls Meadow, Cemetery Lane: Moth watching evening with specialist Frank Botterill, organised by Wymondham Nature Group, 8pm £1.50, information 01953 604311; proceeds Norfolk Wildlife Trust.

GIGS

HETHERSETT. Social Club: Kevin Solo, 8.30pm.

LODDON. George Lane: Loddon Out Loud festival of music and the arts, main stage - The Research, Scum, Le Tetsuo, Infix, Rupert Ten Ten-Tackles, Bear, Blackouts, My Boy My Girl, Tiger MCs, Normal For Norfolk by Andy Palmer, Across The Board, The Hectors, Romance of Ballooning, 1-11pm; alternative stage - Luke Wright, Yany Mac, Francis and Louis, Molly Naylor, John Osborne, Dic York, Ducky Vodka, Indiegirls, Ruby, Scraps, Alex Carson, Librarian Girls, two stages, 1-8pm; street dance workshop at 11am; £10 from Soundclash (Norwich), Rosy Lee's (Loddon) and www.ticketweb.co.uk.

NEW BUCKENHAM. The George: Coyote Jack, 7.30pm.

TIVETSHALL ST. MARGARET. Railway: Mister Buss, 9pm.

DANCES

HONINGHAM. Village Hall: Ballroom and sequence with Eddie, 7.30-10.45pm £2.50; proceeds Big C.

SHELFANGER. Village Hall: 60's dance to the Peppermint Men, 8pm £5, 01692 536282.

WILBY, EYE. Village Hall: Ballroom and sequence with music by Touch and Go, 8pm £4.

SALES

LITTLE ELLINGHAM. St Peter's Church: Church Porch Sale, plants, produce, cakes, raffle, 10am-12; for church repairs fund.

SUTON. Great Expectations: Car boot sale, 9am sellers, 11am buyers, 01603 261826.

SUNDAY, 31/08/2008

EVENTS

BRAMERTON. Riverside Green: Informal family service of Holy Communion, with preacher Canon Ivan Bailey of Radio Norfolk, 10am.

CLAXTON. Claxton Manor: Fair on the Yare, conservation and craft displays, pond dipping, bug hunts, forest school activities, eel catching, basket making, wood turning, dog show, speed football, clog dancing, live music, stalls, sideshows, bar, barbecue, opening ceremony by Richard Mabey, 12-4pm, adults 50p/children free.

GREAT ELLINGHAM. Recreation Centre: Village Show, pet show 2.30pm, New Buckenham Silver Band, belly dancing, tug-of-war, stalls, produce auction, car boot (pitches £5, 01953 452492) and lots more, gates 1.30pm starts 2pm adults £1/children free.

HADDISCOE. St Mary's Church: Homemade teas, plus local history display, 2-5pm.

HETHEL. All Saints' Church: Wildflower Churchyard, help Norfolk Wildlife Trust preserve rare habitat, 2.30pm.

HORHAM. Red Feather Club Museum: 95th Bomb Group Heritage Association open day, displays of artefacts, photographs and documents, refreshments available, 10am-4pm free (donations welcome).

RAVENINGHAM. Raveningham Centre: Creative Journeys - children's puppet making workshop, 2-5pm free but booking essential on 01508 548406.

REDGRAVE AND LOPHAM FEN. Near Bressingham: SWT Wildlife Photography Competition, winning photos exhibition, donations welcome, 10am-5pm.

ROCKLAND ST. PETER. Rockland Manor, Scoulton Road: Rocklands Arts and Craft Fair, plus grounds open with larger sculptures and demonstrations by craftspeople, live music from the Rum Brothers, dancing by the Kenninghall Morris, the author, illustrator and Observer cartoonist Chris Ridell drawing portraits, refreshments available, 11am-5pm £3/children (11-16) £1/under-11s free.

SISLAND. St Mary's Church: Afternoon teas, 2-4pm.

WYMONDHAM. Ex-Servicemen's Club, Friarscroft Lane: Quiz night, 7.30 for 8pm £1; in aid of the Royal Anglian Regiment Benevolent Fund.

FITNESS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Sports Hall: Kuk sool won martial arts, seniors 10-11.30am, juniors 11am-12.30pm.

GIGS

BURSTON. Crown: Coyote Wrecks, 5pm.

DISS. Park Hotel: Silver Dollar Club 30th anniversary celebrations with music by West Virginia, doors 7pm, £5, 01603 433918.

WYMONDHAM. The Feathers Inn, Town Green: Meet in the Hedge (acoustic music) plus poetry, 8pm.

SALES

HINGHAM. Sports Hall, Watton Road: Antiques and collectors' fair, 50 stands, 10am-4pm £1.

WATTISFIELD. Village Hall and playing field: Car boot, set-up from 7am, public from 8am cars and indoor pitches £5, vans and trailer £7 (no catering pitches), 01449 673499.

MONDAY, 01/09/2008

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Amoghasiddhi Buddhist Centre: Meditation class 7-8.30pm.

BANHAM. Community Centre: Short mat bowls, 2-5pm.

HETHERSETT. Methodist Church Hall: Hethersett Society talk The Plantation Garden, 7.30pm.

WYMONDHAM. Methodist Church Hall: Baby café for breastfeeding mums and family, 10am-noon.

FITNESS

ATTLEBOROUGH Day Centre: Ladies keep fit 1.45-3pm.

St Mary's Church Hall: Calorie burning aerobics, age 16+, 7-8pm £3.50, 07921 651970.

DISS. Youth Centre, Shelfanger Road: Tums, bums and thighs, 8-9pm. First class free.

EYE. Sports Centre: Kickboxing 7.15-8.30pm, 01379 668438.

LOPHAMS. Village Hall: Kumo Judo Class, £1 for children, 7pm, 01379 688258.

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham College Pool: Aquafit session, 6.45pm, £4, details from Pat Barton 01953 452970.

DANCES

BURSTON. St Mary's Church: Hip hop and disco dance classes, adults only, 7-8pm, 07835021439.

DISS. Corn Hall: Line with Monterey, improvers 7.15pm, 01379 651773.

GARBOLDISHAM. Village Hall: Jive with Sue, beginners and improvers 7.45-10.15pm £5, 07885 818290.

HARLESTON. United Reformed Hall, Mendham Lane: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers 8-10.30pm.

TUESDAY, 02/09/2008

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Baptist Church, Leys Lane: Breastfeeding café, 10am-noon.

Amoghasiddhi Buddhist Centre: Meditation class 12noon-1pm.

DISS. United Reformed Church Hall: Toddler IMPS, exciting creative play sessions for parents and toddlers, two sessions, 9.40am and 10.40am, ring Rachel Baker 01379 640696 for details.

Denny Centre Complex: DISS (Disability Issues and Social Support) Group, 10am-1pm, ring 07863 117508 or 01379 640966 for further info.

GISLINGHAM. Band Hut, Mill Street: Gislingham Silver Band practice, 7.30-9.30pm, 01379 788411.

RICKINGHALL. Village Hall: Seedlings Steiner Parent and Toddler Group, wooden toys, crafts, outside play, singing, 9.45-11.45am, 01379 788944.

SCOLE. Crossways Inn: Friendly darts matches, 8pm.

TASBURGH. Village Hall: Dog training with Tas Valley Dogs, beginners 7.15-8pm, other sessions 8-9pm and 9-10pm, enrol on 07880 575697 (Viv).

WYMONDHAM. Ex Serviceman's Club: Bingo 7.30pm.

FITNESS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Town Hall: Legs, bums and tums class aerobics, 6-7pm and 7-8pm 16+, 07921 651970, £3.50.

Sports Hall: Kuk Sool Won martial arts for men, women and children 7-8.15pm juniors 7.45-9pm seniors.

DICKLEBURGH. Village Hall: Self defence classes children 6.30-7.30pm, adults 7.30-9pm.

DISS. Scout Hall, Heywood Road: Tums, bums and thighs, 7.30-8.20pm, first class free.

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Exercise circuit classes for all fitness levels, 9.30-10.30am or 11am-12noon, £3.50/£2.50concs per session, Julie Taylor 07740623980.

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham College Pool: Junior advanced swim group, 5.30pm, £2.75, details from Pat Barton 01953 452970.

DANCES

SPOONER ROW. Village Hall: Ballroom and Latin, intermediates and advanced 8.15-10pm, 01953 455500 (Sandra).

WICKLEWOOD. Village Hall: Adults Ballroom and Latin, intermediate 7.30-8.30pm, novices 8.30-9.30pm £4 07766 751545.

SALES

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

WEDNESDAY, 03/09/2008

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Methodist Hall: Ladies' keep fit, 1.45-3pm.

Fire Station, Thieves Lane: Whist drive, 7.30pm.

DISS. Angel Café: Fair Green, life drawing sessions with Rebecca Lyne, 1.30-4pm, £6, 01379 668552.

EAST HARLING. Bowls Club: Free informal short mat bowls lesson, bowls provided, wear soft, flat soled shoes or just socks, 6-8pm.

Sports and Social Club: Harling and District Social Support Group, learn how to make greetings cards, 10.30am.

KENNINGHALL. Memorial Hall: Mother and Toddler Group, £1 per child, 9.30-11.45am.

OLD BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Luncheon Club coffee morning, with stalls, 10.30am-12.

ROYDON. Village Hall: Roydon and Diss Model Railway Society meeting, new members welcome experienced or beginner, 7-10pm, 01379 870458.

SPORLE. Community Centre: Playdayz Baby and Toddler Group, 9.30-11am, alternative weeks, 12noon, call 01760 441588 for details.

WYMONDHAM. Fairland Hall: Wymondham Born and Bred Club, programme - Norfolk Tales and Poems, 7.30pm £2 including refreshments.

FITNESS

ATTLEBOROUGH Day Centre: Ladies keep fit 1.45-3pm.

DISS. MG Fitness Studio, Shelfanger: Nordic walking class, book a space on 07825168065 9.30-10.30, 11am-12pm.

Infants School: Kickboxing, children 6-7pm, over 14/adults 7-8pm, info 01379 668438.

HETHERSETT. Church Hall: Tai chi and chi kung class, 8.30-9.30pm, relaxed and friendly session, 01603 810403.

WYMONDHAM. Wymondham College Pool: Aquafit session, 7pm, £4, details from Pat Barton 01953 452970.

DANCES

DISS. Corn Hall: Improver line dance class, 7.15pm; intermediates, 8.15pm.

SAHAM TONEY. Wells Cole Community Centre: Modern jive for beginners and improvers with The Jive Club, 8-10pm.

WINFARTHING. Village Hall: Line dancing, 7.30-9.30pm, £3.50.

WYMONDHAM. Ex-Servicemen's Club: Line dancing, 8-10.30pm, beginners welcome, 01953 602976.

THURSDAY, 04/09/2008

EVENTS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Methodist Church Rooms: Slimming World Group, 5.30pm, 01508 489434.

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Good Companions Club Social Afternoon discussing club matters, outings and events, refreshments, raffle and bingo, 2.30pm.

DISS. URC Hall: Baby Imps, inspiring sensory play sessions for babies and carers, 9.30-10.30am, no booking needed, call Rachel Baker, 01379 640696 for further details.

HETHERSETT. Marion Roberts Court, Mill Road: Coffee morning with stalls, 10am-12; proceeds Operation Christmas Child .

LOPHAMS. Village Hall: Dog training class, experienced, well-qualified teacher, 7pm, 01379 687527.

NEW BUCKENHAM. Village Hall: Silver band practice 8-10pm.

NORTH LOPHAM. The Mess, near School: Baby and Toddler Group, 2-3.20pm.

THORNHAM MAGNA. Raphael Steiner School: Parent and toddler group, wooden toys, crafts, outside play, singing, 9.15-11.15am, call 01379 788944.

WINFARTHING. All Saints Nursery: Open day 10.30am-2pm.

WYMONDHAM. North Wymondham Community Centre: Ladybird Pre-school, 9am-12.55pm.

Wymondham Football Club: Club for over-35s, single, divorced, separated and widowed persons, disco, bar and raffle, 8pm.

FITNESS

ATTLEBOROUGH. Town Hall: Total body workout, age 16+, 6-7pm £4, 07921 651970.

DISS. United Reformed Church Hall: Antenatal yoga class, 6-7pm, 01379 677344.

Diss Community Centre: Judo classes for adults or children, 7-8pm, 01379 688258.

HETHERSETT. Methodist Church: Tai chi and Chi Kung, 7-8.30pm, beginners welcome, qualified instructor, 01603 810347.

LONG STRATTON. Leisure Centre: Qigong Chinese exercises for health and vitality, 7.30-9pm.

SYLEHAM. Village Hall: Self-defence children and adults' classes, juniors 6.30-7.30pm, seniors 7.30-9pm, 01379 668438.

GIGS

ATTLEBOROUGH. White Lodge: Red Leaf, 8.30pm.

DANCES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Scouts' Hall, Station Road: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers 8.30-10pm.

DICKLEBURGH. Village Centre: Learn to swing jive, 7.30pm 01473 635176.

DISS. Junior School: Hip-Hop and disco dance class, all ages, 6-7pm 07835 021439.

Park Hotel: Salsa, beginners 8pm, improvers 9pm £6/concs £5, 07973 143323 (Nad).

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