Dereham Events

Detective work, pirate activities and dolls’ houses are just some of the family-friendly attractions on offer this summer across the county’s museums.

Norfolk County Council

With only a month to go, it’s time to shake out those picnic blankets and prepare yourselves for the musical sensations of both Classic Ibiza and the Great British Prom events at Blickling 11th-12th August.

If you have ever wanted to immerse yourself in a medieval setting then a visit to Castle Acre Priory this weekend would be a good place to start.


Thousands of festival-goers have arrived for the 12th edition of Latitude Festival.


There is plenty happening in mid and north Norfolk this weekend. Here are our 10 suggestions.


An emotive portrait of a man’s face has won a Norfolk six-former top place in a new art competition.

Sixth Form College

There is a buzz around Dereham today as the town sets to open the fifth Dereham Blues Festival and welcome top blues bands to bring a beat to the heart of Norfolk.


Whether it is music, fetes or stories, there is something for everyone in the region this weekend. Here is a selection of 10 ideas to keep you entertained.


There are dozens of artists and crafters working away in studios across the county producing original and eye-catching work.

There is just one week to go until one of the biggest blues music festivals in the country kicks off in Dereham.


Stuck for something to do this weekend? Here are a few suggestions for the mid and north Norfolk area.


With grey and gloomy weather set to continue across the region until the weekend, here is our helpful list of places and activities you can enjoy indoors.


The school summer break is nearly upon us and with it comes the constant challenge of how to keep the kids entertained. With a view to being prepared, we have put together a selection of activities and clubs taking place across East Anglia this summer.


The mother of a young girl who suffered a panic attack at the Little Mix concert in Newmarket has said she is “beyond grateful” to two Dereham heroes who came to her aid.

Dereham Carnival

Academy of St Thomas, Salle church, Saturday June 24

With just one month to go until the Holkham Country Fair, preparations are underway to provide a weekend full of countryside fun.

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