What's on, where and when 20-11 to 26-11

THURSDAY, 20/11/2008EVENTSCLEY. Village Hall: Norfolk Wildlife Trust (North Norfolk), illustrated talk - Wild India: the amazing wildlife of India, 7.

THURSDAY, 20/11/2008

EVENTS

CLEY. Village Hall: Norfolk Wildlife Trust (North Norfolk), illustrated talk - Wild India: the amazing wildlife of India, 7.30pm £2/members £1.50.

DEREHAM. Morrisons: Be a 'savvy shopper' this Christmas, Trading Standards distributing free Savvy Shopper packs with Christmas shopping tips and advice, 9.30am-3.30pm.


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EAST WINCH. Carpenter's Arms: Quiz night, 8.30pm; in aid of the Donkey Sanctuary, Sidmouth, Devon.

FAKENHAM. Parish Church: Refreshments and stalls, 10am-1pm.

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First Focus, 18 Cattle Market Street: Social day, informal art club; drop-in centre open 10am-3pm.

Masonic Hall, Hayes Lane: Fakenham Society, talk - East Anglian Silver 1550-1750, 7.30pm visitors £2.50.

Trap Lane Pavilion: Fakenham Town Band practice, 7.30-10pm, 01328 710019 (Frances).

GREAT RYBURGH. Community Shop, Station Road: National Social Enterprise Day Norfolk Celebrations, free sample tastings of Norfolk Social Enterprise cake and free postcards, 8.30am-5pm.

KING'S LYNN. Nourish Cafe, London Road: National Social Enterprise Day Norfolk Celebrations, free sample tastings of Norfolk Social Enterprise cake and free postcards, 9am-5pm.

MILEHAM. Community Shop, Litcham Road: National Social Enterprise Day Norfolk Celebrations, free sample tastings of Norfolk Social Enterprise Ale and free postcards, 9am-5pm.

PENSTHORPE. Pensthorpe Nature Reserve: Winter birds floodlit feed, 4pm; reserve open 10am-5pm normal admission.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Santa's Magical Journey, entertainment on the way to see Santa, present for the children, 1.30pm-6pm £6/children £12 (including present); booking essential 01328 878477 or www.santas-magical-journey.co.uk.

YAXHAM. Church Hall: Playgroup for toddlers and preschoolers every Thursday, feel free to pop in and have a look round, 9.15-11am £5 per session.

FITNESS

FAKENHAM. Infant and Nursery School: Tai chi, relaxation, meditation, mobility, 7-9pm.

HOLT. Mackays Hill Car Park, Holt Country Park, Hempstead Road: Fit Together guided walk, 4.7 miles Holt to Hempstead walk (with stiles), 10.30am.

MATTISHALL. Memorial Centre: Yoga class, 7-8.30pm.

TAVERHAM. Village Hall, Sandy Lane: Fitness pilates and yoga with Ann, 7-8pm £4.50, 01603 898867.

TOFTWOOD. Scouthaven (under bypass bridge): Aerobics and dance exercise for all ages, to fast and funky music, bring towel, mat and drink, 7.30-8.30pm, details 01362 695949.

SHOWS

KING'S LYNN. King's Lynn Corn Exchange, Tuesday Market Place: Comedy Club (adults only) featuring MC Carl Donnelly, Adam Crowe, Karen Bayley and Duncan Oakley, doors 7.45pm, comedy 8.45pm £8.50, 01553 764864.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2pm and 7pm £24-£32 - check box office for returns, 01328 878477.

CONCERTS

SCOTTOW. Scottow Hall: The Crickets and Gresham's School Senior Jazz Band, 7.30pm £12/concs £7.50, 01692 538671; proceeds Scottow Church.

GIGS

BURNHAM THORPE. Lord Nelson: Mister Pink, 8.30pm.

HEVINGHAM. The Fox PH: The Old Codgers (big band sounds), 8-10pm.

WELBORNE. Village Hall: Creative Arts East present Ember (contemporary folk duo), 7.30pm £7.50/concs £6.50/family ticket £26 advance or £8.50/£7.50 and £30 on door, 01362 858770 or 850327.

DANCES

BARFORD. Barford and Wramplingham Village Hall: Ballroom and Latin, beginners 7.30-8.30pm £4 and 8.30-9.30pm £4, 07766 751545 (Donna).

CARBROOKE. Village Hall, Church Street: Carbrooke Sequence Dance Club, tuition 7.30-8pm, dancing 8-10.15pm £1.50.

DEREHAM. Dereham Leisure Centre: Ballroom and Latin with Xavier, beginners 8.30-10pm £6, members £5, 01760 336410.

EAST TUDDENHAM. Jubilee Hall: Tea dance with Nina and Bob, 2-4.30pm £2.50.

FAKENHAM. Community Centre, Oak Street: Line with Dave, beginners 7.15-8.15pm, improvers 8.15-9.45pm, 01328 863697.

TAVERHAM. Village Hall, Sandy Lane: Dancing with Ann, bellydancing 10.30-11.30am, Cuban Salsa-fit 8-9pm, 01603 898867.

SALES

DEREHAM. Salvation Army, St Nicholas Street: Mini market with men's and ladies' clothes, bric-a-brac etc, 9-11.30am.

KING'S LYNN. Queen Elizabeth Hospital: Christmas fair, tombola, books, CDs, videos, toys, raffle, etc, from 6pm in the snack bar; proceeds King's Lynn Hospital's League of Friends.

FRIDAY, 21/11/2008

EVENTS

KING'S LYNN. Vancouver Quarter: Christmas lights switch-on celebrations, events during the day include performances by the Snow Queen and Jack Frost, Frosty the Snowman, stilt walking, Santa's Grotto with sleigh ride simulator (£8 per child), realistic snow and icicle lights, late night shopping, the lights will be switched-on between 5-7pm (actual time to be confirmed) with entertainment from local band The Brink, a Samba group, Cyril Grant from X Factor, panto dame from Aladdin and KLFM presenter Simon Rowe.

MATTISHALL. Pre-school building (by the school): Parent and toddler group for parents/carers of pre-school children, drop in for coffee and play, 9-11.45am £1.20 per family.

MORSTON. Quay: Seal trips with Temples, 11.30am £8/children £4, 01263 740791.

PENSTHORPE. Pensthorpe Nature Reserve: Winter birds floodlit feed, 4pm; reserve open 10am-5pm normal admission.

SCARNING. Village Hall: Baby music, 9.45-10.30am, 01485 542597 (Helen). Music and movement for pre-school children, 10.45-11.45am, 01485 542597 (Helen).

SWANTON MORLEY. All Saints' Church: Bell ringing practice, new bell ringers always welcome, 7.30pm.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Santa's Magical Journey, entertainment on the way to see Santa, present for the children, 1.30pm-6pm £6/children £12 (including present); booking essential 01328 878477 or www.santas-magical-journey.co.uk.

FITNESS

GLANDFORD. Natural Surroundings, Bayfield Estate: Fit Together guided walk, three mile Glaven Valley walk, 10.30am.

KING'S LYNN. Eco Ice-Skating Rink, New Conduit Street: Ice skating, hourly sessions (minimum 45 minutes on the ice), 12-8pm £3.95 per person, book on line at www.ecoiceskate.com or in person at any Borough Council leisure facility.

SWANTON MORLEY. Village Hall: Yoga class, 1.30-3pm.

TOFTWOOD. Village Hall: Tai chi classes, 2pm, email taichi7stars@gmail.com/07786516419.

YAXHAM. Village Hall: Total body workout, fun fitness class suitable for all fitness levels and ages, 10.15-11.15am, 01362 851767.

SHOWS

HOLT. Gresham's School Auden Theatre, Cromer Road: An Improvisation Night - a whose Line is it Anyway?-style comedy - Smoking Mic featuring guest Greg Powles (North Norfolk Radio), 8pm £6.50/pupils of the school £3.50, 01263 713444.

KING'S LYNN. King's Lynn Corn Exchange, Tuesday Market Place: Russell Howard in Dingledodies (stand-up comedian), 8pm - SOLD OUT, RETURNS ONLY, 01553 764864.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2pm and 7pm £24-£32 - check box office for returns, 01328 878477.

GIGS

DEREHAM. Memorial Hall: Memorial concert to honour Rob McCarthy, who died in February during a Scottish climbing accident, featuring his favourite music and bands, 7pm-midnight £5 from Sounds Music Shop in Dereham or on door.

BLAKENEY. Harbour Room: Chicago Red (blues from the USA), 8.30pm £8, 01263 741666.

DEREHAM. Royal Standard: Karaoke, 8pm.

HEVINGHAM. Marsham Arms: The Lumière Rouge Ragtime Band, 8-10.30pm £2.50 on door.

KING'S LYNN. Bar Red, Norfolk Street: Evolution, 9pm.

Riverside Restaurant, Diamond Street: The Acoustic Kitchen's final session of 2008 featuring Chris Milner, John Meed, Ad Lib and Cocoon, 8pm £5; information 07814 838341.

SWANTON ABBOTT. Jolly Farmers: Coupe de Ville, 8.30pm.

TOFTWOOD. Social Centre: Matt Wisby, 8.30pm.

WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA. Corner House Bar: Andy Graham, 8.30pm.

WHISSONSETT. Village Hall: Creative Arts East present Ember (contemporary folk duo), 7.30pm £7.50/concs £6.50/family ticket £26 advance or £8.50/£7.50 and £30 on door, 01328 700010, 700288 or village post office.

DANCES

WATTON. Queens Hall: Let's dance - social, ballroom, Latin and sequence with Christine and Pete, 7.45-11pm £3 on door.

Wayland Hall: Ballroom and Latin, class 7.30-8.30pm £3, 01953 885158.

SALES

HOLT. St Andrew's Church Hall: Holt country market, 9-11am.

SWAFFHAM. Assembly Rooms, Market Place: Cakes, plants, crafts, books, toys, jewellery, cards, raising funds for an indoor ice rink at Christmas, 9am-1pm.

TAVERHAM. Village Hall, Sandy Lane: Drayton and district country market, 9-11am.

SATURDAY, 22/11/2008

EVENTS

BEETLEY. Chapel: Coffee morning, with stalls, Traidcraft and cakes, 10am-12.

BLAKENEY. Quay: Seal trips with Beans, 12.30pm £8/children £4, 01263 740505 or 740038.

FAKENHAM. Market Place: Christmas lights switch-on, stalls, fun fair rides, Fakenham Town Band, North Norfolk Radio, from 2pm, switch-on 5pm.

GRESSENHALL. Reading Rooms: Norfolk Falconry open day, various birds of display, including world's first snowy owl to stoop to a falcon's lure, chance to handle the birds, gifts and photographs on sale, refreshments available, two talks (2-3pm and 4-5pm), event open 12.30-5.30pm £5/children £2.50/family ticket £10.

HETHERSETT. Methodist Church: Beetle Drive and Puddings evening, 6.30pm £3/children up to 12 years £1.50; bookings on 01603 810237.

MORSTON. Quay: Seal trips with Temples, 12.30pm and 2.30pm £8/children £4, 01263 740791.

PENSTHORPE. Pensthorpe Nature Reserve: Winter birds floodlit feed, 4pm; reserve open 10am-5pm normal admission.

SWAFFHAM. Community Centre, Campingland: Swaffham Twinning Association's Christmas Social, 7.30-11pm £8/members £7.

Methodist Church, London Street: Christmas bazaar and coffee morning, various stalls, tombola, coffee, 9.30am-12.

St Peter and St Paul Parish Church: Coffee morning, 9.15am-12.

SYDERSTONE. Amy Robsart Village Hall: Village Screen presents Happy Go Lucky (12A), 7.30pm £3.50 adv/£4 on door, 01485 578588 or 578171.

THETFORD. Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life: Armistice Day 1918 - House Alive, drop-in and find out what the residents of Ancient House were doing when the Great War ended, 11am-2pm free.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Santa's Magical Journey, entertainment on the way to see Santa, present for the children, 1.30pm-6pm £6/children £12 (including present); booking essential 01328 878477 or www.santas-magical-journey.co.uk.

FITNESS

KING'S LYNN. Eco Ice-skating rink, New Conduit Street: Ice skating, hourly sessions (minimum 45 minutes on the ice), 10am-5pm £3.95 per person, book on line at www.ecoiceskate.com or in person at any Borough Council leisure facility.

SHOWS

KING'S LYNN. King's Lynn Arts Centre, 27-29 King Street: The Selfish Giant (family show) - Image Theatre Company, 2.30pm £6.50/family tickets £18 (3) and £24 (4), 01553 764864.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2pm and 7pm £26-£34 - check box office for returns, 01328 878477.

CONCERTS

DERSINGHAM. St Nicholas' Church: Close to the Heart Tour 2008, performance of Ukrainian folk song and dance as well as international contemporary music, 7.30pm £5; in aid of Hope Now charity.

GIGS

BUXTON. Black Lion: Daffy and the Alien, 8.30pm.

DEREHAM. Royal Standard: Karaoke, 8pm.

DEREHAM. Dereham Conservative Club, Quebec Street: Touche Duo, 8.30-11.45pm £2.

Gemini: Blue Fingers (blues-rock), 9pm.

HEACHAM. Public Hall: Limehouse Lizzy (tribute band) supported by Secret Agent (Rory Gallagher tribute), doors 7.30pm £12.50 advance only, 07747 156204.

HORSHAM ST. FAITH. St Faith's Centre: Soundwaves Karaoke disco, 8.30pm non members £2.

KING'S LYNN. New Inn, Wootton Road, Gaywood: Band Night featuring The Crush, Force 9 and The Atomics (soft rock and rock 'n' roll), doors 7.30pm, music starts 8pm, raffle draw 10pm £5 including raffle entry; information 01353 645700 (9am-5pm); in aid of WaterAid.org.

Wenn's: A13 Allstars (blues and Americana), 9pm.

LETHERINGSETT. King's Head: Lick the Dice (rock), 9pm.

TOFTWOOD. Social Centre: Ruby Shooze, 8.30pm.

DANCES

DEREHAM. Memorial Hall: Ballroom, Latin and sequence, 7.45pm £3.50.

Northgate High School: Charity dance to music by the Tony Bryant Trio, bring own food and drink, raffle available, 8pm-midnight £4, 01362 695328; in aid of the Royal Anglian Regiment 1st Battalion memorial fund.

REEPHAM. High School: Ceilidh, food and bar available, 7.30-11pm £5/children (up to 16 £3.50 advance or £6/34 on door, tickets from the school or Very Nice Things in Reepham; information 07990 960283 or the school on 01603 870328.

WEYBOURNE. Village Hall: Ballroom and popular sequence with Tom, 7.30-10.30pm £2.50.

SALES

BINHAM. Village Hall: Christmas fair, gifts, crafts and decorations, refreshments and raffle, 10am-3pm; proceeds Hindringham School.

BODHAM. Village Hall: Table top sale, 9am-12; in aid of playing field.

DERSINGHAM. St Nicholas' Church Hall: Phobbies Christmas sale, crafts, woodwork, knitted goods, bric-a-brac, cards, cakes, raffles, 2-4pm; for club funds.

EAST RUDHAM. Village Hall: Table top sale, 10am-2pm tables £5, 01328 8838770; in aid of Paws Agility equipment.

FAKENHAM. Market Place: Farmers' market, 8.30am-12.

Outside Argos store: Market stall with cakes, Christmas trimmings, bric-a-brac, books, jigsaws and jewellery, 9am-1pm; proceeds Barnardo's.

Parish Church: Craft market, 10am-3pm.

HARDINGHAM. Memorial Hall: Christmas fair, lots of stalls, refreshments, visit by Father Christmas, 10.30am-3pm.

HEVINGHAM. Fox PH: Children in Need charity auction, gifts and donations welcome, 9.30pm. Children in Need charity auction, gifts and donations welcome, 9.30pm.

HOLT. Church Hall, Church Road: Autumn fair, raffle, cake stall, bric-a-brac, produce and table top, 10am-12.30pm; proceeds Swaffham and District Goat Club.

HORSFORD. Methodist Chapel, Holt Road: Autumn fair, various stalls, hot lunches (£4), tombola etc, 12-2pm; proceeds First Response.

KETTLESTONE. Village Hall: Table top, from 10am tables £5, 01328 878473.

LANGHAM, HOLT. Parish Room: Christmas fair, gifts, tombola, cakes, raffle, refreshments and more, 10am-12; proceeds parish church.

SWAFFHAM. Assembly Rooms, Market Place: Craft and gift fair, various stalls, 9am-4pm; proceeds town's Christmas celebrations and indoor ice rink.

TAVERHAM. Village Hall: Drayton and district country market Christmas fair, 9am-2pm.

THETFORD. Carnegie Room, Guildhall: Second-hand books, 9.30am-3pm.

WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA. The Maltings, Staithe Street: Wells Lifeboat Guild Christmas bazaar, various stalls, cakes, tombola, RNLI souvenirs, light lunches available, 10am-2pm.

SUNDAY, 23/11/2008

EVENTS

BLAKENEY. Quay: Seal trips with Beans, 2pm £8/children £4, 01263 740505 or 740038.

HINGHAM. Lincoln Hall, The Fairland: Friends of Norfolk Dialect (FONDR) AGM, followed by talk by Peter Thompson - Royal Weddings, 2pm.

MORSTON. Quay: Seal trips with Temples, 1.15pm and 3.15pm £8/children £4, 01263 740791.

PENSTHORPE. Pensthorpe Nature Reserve: Winter birds floodlit feed, 4pm; reserve open 10am-5pm normal admission.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Santa's Magical Journey, entertainment on the way to see Santa, present for the children, 1.30pm-6pm £6/children £12 (including present); booking essential 01328 878477 or www.santas-magical-journey.co.uk.

TOFTWOOD. Social Centre: Prize bingo, 7.30pm; in aid of Hearing Dogs for the Deaf.

FITNESS

KING'S LYNN. Eco Ice-skating rink, New Conduit Street: Ice skating, hourly sessions (minimum 45 minutes on the ice), 12-4pm £3.95 per person, book on line at www.ecoiceskate.com or in person at any Borough Council leisure facility.

SHOWS

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2pm and 7pm £26-£34 - check box office for returns, 01328 878477.

CONCERTS

HETHERSETT. Village Hall, Back Lane: Benjamin Lake (International and West End tenor), presents a tour through popular opera, musicals and ballads, 3pm £7 including refreshments, 01953 605798.

GIGS

DEREHAM. Royal Standard: Karaoke, 8pm.

HOLT. Lawns Hotel and Wine Bar, Station Road: The French Connection Trio (jazz), 8-10.30pm.

MATTISHALL. Social Club: Lee Vasey and friends, 8.30pm.

WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA. Globe Inn: Blues and jazz with Stella Goodey and the with Brian Dee (piano), John Benson (guitar) and Bill Coleman (bass), 7-10pm; information and bookings 01328 710206.

WIGHTON. Carpenter's Arms: Vic Salter, 3pm.

SALES

BLAKENEY. Village Hall: Antique and collectors' fair, 10am-4pm 50p.

DEREHAM. Memorial Hall, Norwich Street: Dereham Lion's car boot, 8am pitches £5, 01362 690162.

SWANTON MORLEY. Lincoln House Care Home: Christmas fete, many stalls, 2pm.

YAXHAM. Village Hall: Craft fair, stalls, raffle, tombola, Brownies singing carols and selling hand-made Christmas decorations, 10am-4pm; proceeds Dereham Cancer Care and Dereham Brownies.

MONDAY, 24/11/2008

EVENTS

BLAKENEY. Quay: Seal trips with Beans, 2pm £8/children £4, 01263 740505 or 740038.

DEREHAM. Memorial Hall, Norwich Street: Blood donor sessions, 1-3.30pm and 5-7pm, ring 0845 7711 711/blood.co.uk

Salvation Army Hall: Twins Group, informal group for twins and multiple birth families with health visiting team (2nd and 4th Monday each month), 1.30-3.30pm.

FAKENHAM. Trap Lane Pavilion: Fakenham Town Band junior workshop, 7-8.30pm, 01328 710019 (Frances).

GARVESTONE. Village Hall: Toddlers group, 1.30-3pm.

MORSTON. Quay: Seal trips with Temples, 2pm £8/children £4, 01263 740791.

PENSTHORPE. Pensthorpe Nature Reserve: Winter birds floodlit feed, 4pm; reserve open 10am-5pm normal admission.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Santa's Magical Journey, entertainment on the way to see Santa, present for the children, 1.30pm-6pm £6/children £12 (including present); booking essential 01328 878477 or www.santas-magical-journey.co.uk.

FITNESS

HORSHAM ST. FAITH. St Faith's Centre: Fitness pilates and yoga with Ann, in the function room, 10.30-11.30am and 7.30-8.30pm £4.50, 01603 898867.

KING'S LYNN. Eco Ice-Skating Rink, New Conduit Street: Ice skating, hourly sessions (minimum 45 minutes on the ice), 12-8pm £3.95 per person, book on line at www.ecoiceskate.com or in person at any Borough Council leisure facility.

SWANTON MORLEY. Primary School: Yoga classes, 4-5pm term time only, 01362 637219.

SHOWS

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2pm and 7pm £24-£32 - check box office for returns, 01328 878477.

DANCES

BRISLEY. Village Hall: Country and folk dancing with guidance, 7.30-9.30pm £1 including refreshments, 01362 869161 (Don and Joyce).

DRAYTON. Junior School, School Road: Dancing for children with the Pulse-8 Academy, hip hop 5pm, breakdancing 7pm, 07730 552664 (Angi).

HEVINGHAM. Village Hall: Line with Golden Stars, beginners and improvers 7-9pm £3.50, 01603 890708.

THETFORD. Carnegie Room, Cage Lane: Secret Salsa, class 7.30pm, 07863 291074.

TOFTWOOD. Village Hall: Line, beginners 7.30-8.30pm £3, improvers 8.30-10pm £4, 01603 746048 (Melissa).

SALES

GRESSENHALL. Social Club, Rougholme Close: General auction, 6pm, 01362 860801.

TUESDAY, 25/11/2008

EVENTS

DEREHAM. London Road Scout HQ: Dereham and District Toy Library and SNAP (Special Needs and Parents), term time 9am-noon, school holidays 10am-noon £1 per family, details 01362 690148/853373.

FAKENHAM. First Focus, 18 Cattle Market Street: Green Fingers Gardening Club, making Christmas table decorations (Shaw Trust), 10am-1pm.

PENSTHORPE. Pensthorpe Nature Reserve: Winter birds floodlit feed, 4pm; reserve open 10am-5pm normal admission.

SAHAM TONEY. Broom Hall Country Hotel: Ladies Love Luxuries pure pampering evening, 7.30pm £5 advance or £7 on door, bookings and information 01953 883270 or 881051.

SCULTHORPE. Village Hall: Fakenham Choral Society meeting, 7.30pm, 01328 851848.

SHIPDHAM. WI Hall: Whist drive, 7.30pm £1.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Santa's Magical Journey, entertainment on the way to see Santa, present for the children, 1.30pm-6pm £6/children £12 (including present); booking essential 01328 878477 or www.santas-magical-journey.co.uk .

WALSINGHAM. Village Hall: Baby and toddler group, regular meetings for all accompanied birth to five-year-olds welcome, 9.30-11.30am, 01263 821507.

FITNESS

FAKENHAM. Wensum Lodge Hotel, Bridge Street: Active Norfolk guided health walk, 2-3 miles, 11am or one mile 1.30pm.

Sports and Fitness Centre: Flintstones Badminton Club, 7-9pm, 01485 528598. Fakenham Community Badminton Club, 7-10pm, 01328 863657.

HONINGHAM. Village Hall: Yoga class, 7.30-9pm.

KING'S LYNN. Eco Ice-skating rink, New Conduit Street: Ice skating, hourly sessions (minimum 45 minutes on the ice), 12-8pm £3.95 per person, book on line at www.ecoiceskate.com or in person at any Borough Council leisure facility.

SCARNING. Village Hall: Yoga, 7-8pm.

TOFTWOOD. Village Hall: Aerobics and dance exercise for all ages, to fast and funky music, bring towel, mat and drink, 6.30-7.30pm and 7.30-8.30pm, details 01362 695949.

SHOWS

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2pm and 7pm £24-£32 - check box office for returns, 01328 878477.

GIGS

HEACHAM. Fox and Hounds: Paul Whyman, Paul Tinkler and Andy Graham, 9pm.

DANCES

BRISTON. Copeman Centre, Hall Road: Fit Together - tea dance, 2-4pm, 01263 861340.

BYLAUGH. Bylaugh Hall: Lindy hop with Rock the Block, lesson 8-9pm followed by freestyle, £5.

FAKENHAM. Fakenham Community Centre, Oak Street: Beginners line dancing class, 10am-11.30am.

HORSHAM ST. FAITH. St Faith's Centre: Line with Golden Stars, in the function room, beginners and improvers 10-11am £3, 01603 890708.

MATTISHALL. Sports and Social Club: Modern jive with Foot-loose, beginners and intermediates 7.30-10.30pm £8, members £6, 07947 607810.

SPIXWORTH. Village Hall: Cuban Salsa-fit with Ann, 10.30-11.30am, 01603 898867.

TOFTWOOD. Village Hall: Tea dance with Nina and Bob, 2-4.30pm £2.50 including refreshments.

WATTON. Wayland Hall: Ballroom and Latin, class 7.30-8.30pm £3, 01953 885158.

SALES

WATTON. Watton Salerooms, 10 Breckland Business Park, Norwich Road: Antique and collectables auction in conjunction with weekly general sale, 9.30am, viewing from 8.30am.

WEDNESDAY, 26/11/2008

EVENTS

DEREHAM. Leisure Centre: Baby massage class, weekly event for birth to 7 months, for colic, sleep, bonding etc, details 01362 851819/07710 897498.

Methodist Church Hall, Theatre Street: The History of the Jews in Norwich WEA lecture series, with visits, given by Maureen Leverton, 10.15am-12 £3.50; 01362 820580.

Salvation Army, St Nicholas Street: Cameo Club meeting with guest speaker Nichola Myhill, 2pm.

Baptist Church: Slim4Aid, lose weight using the British Heart Foundation plan and help sponsor a needy child, 7pm £2.

Library: Dereham Society, talk by Wing Cdr Kenneth Wallis - My RAF Career and Autogyros, 7.30pm.

HOLT. Town Centre: Christmas lights switch-on, lantern making workshop for children (community centre) at 4.30pm followed by procession to the yards, entertainment, stalls, craft fair and food stalls throughout the town, from 5.30pm, lights switched on by Emma Bridgewater, accompanied by peal of bells from the parish church, at 6.30pm.

NORTH CREAKE. Village Hall: North Creake Baby and Toddler Group, from birth to five years, 01263 821507.

PENSTHORPE. Pensthorpe Nature Reserve: Winter birds floodlit feed, 4pm; reserve open 10am-5pm normal admission.

SCULTHORPE. Village Hall: Bingo, 7.30pm.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Santa's Magical Journey, entertainment on the way to see Santa, present for the children, 1.30pm-6pm £6/children £12 (including present); booking essential 01328 878477 or www.santas-magical-journey.co.uk .

TOFTWOOD. Village Hall: Whist drive, all welcome, 1.30pm.

FITNESS

HONINGHAM. Village Hall: Yoga, 10-11.30am.

KING'S LYNN. Eco Ice-skating rink, New Conduit Street: Ice skating, hourly sessions (minimum 45 minutes on the ice), 12-8pm £3.95 per person, book on line at www.ecoiceskate.com or in person at any Borough Council leisure facility.

SWAFFHAM. Assembly Rooms, Market Place: Fitness session, 7.30pm, 01362 694071 (Sarah).

TAVERHAM. Village Hall, Sandy Lane: Fitness pilates and yoga with Ann, 10.30-11.30am £4.50, 01603 898867.

TOFTWOOD. Scouthaven (under bypass bridge): Aerobics and dance exercise to fast and funky music, all ages, bring towel/mat and drink, 6.30-7.30 and 7.30-8.30pm.

YAXHAM. Village Hall: Total body workout, fun fitness class suitable for all fitness levels and ages, 10.15-11.15am, 01362 851767.

SHOWS

DRAYTON. Village Hall: There Goes the Bride (farce) by Ray Cooney and John Chapman - Drayton Players, 7.30pm £6/concs £5.50, 01603 749534 on www.draytonplayers.co.uk or on door.

THURSFORD. Thursford Collection: Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2pm and 7pm £24-£32 - check box office for returns, 01328 878477.

CONCERTS

KING'S LYNN. St John's Church, The Walks: Musical Coffee Morning with Nigel Singleterry and David Marquis (organ), 10.30am free (donations welcome for the St John's Music Fund).

Town Hall: King's Lynn Music Society presents international piano soloist Daniel de Borah, programme of music by Beethoven, Schumann and Chopin, 7.30pm £7.50/members, under 18s and members of societies affiliated to FRMS free (pay on door).

GIGS

DEREHAM. Royal Standard, 86 Baxter Row: Jam sessions, 8pm.

HINGHAM. Sports and Social Club, Watton Road: Rhythm and acoustic jam session, 7.30-10.30pm; information 07737 294130.

KING'S LYNN. King's Lynn Corn Exchange, Tuesday Market Place: The Stylistics, 8pm £18.50, 01553 764864.

DANCES

DEREHAM. Phoenix Hotel, Church Street: Ballroom, Latin, tango, swing and salsa with Xavier, practice 7.30-9.30pm £5, per person, 01760 336410.

DRAYTON. Village Hall: Modern sequence dance and tuition with Joan and John, 8-10.30pm £2.50, 01603 787241.

GRESSENHALL. Social Club: Line dancing classes, 7.30pm £3 session, 01362 860547.

HOCKERING. Village Hall: Dereham Sequence Dance Club, 7.30-10.15pm £2.50 including refreshments.

HOLT. St Andrew's Church Hall, Church Street: Fit Together - line dancing with Cedric, beginners 2.30-4.30pm, 01263 712282.

HORSFORD. Village Hall: Line with Silverboots, beginners 7-8pm, improvers and intermediates 8-9.30pm, 01603 861271.

KING'S LYNN. Lynnsport and Leisure Park, Greenpark Avenue: Secret Salsa, class 7pm, 07863 291074.

SAHAM TONEY. Wells Cole Community Centre, Bell Lane: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers 8-10pm £5.

SPIXWORTH. Woodland View Junior School, Ivy Road: Line with Golden Stars, beginners 7-8pm, improvers 8-9pm £3.50, 01603 890708.

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