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PUBLISHED: 17:47 22 October 2009 | UPDATED: 08:44 01 August 2010

TODAY

EVENTS

BECCLES. Hungate Church: Teas and coffees served, church open for private prayer (10-11.30am), Fairtrade stall 10am-12.

St Michael's Church: Coffee in the Undercroft, 10am.

TODAY

EVENTS

BECCLES. Hungate Church: Teas and coffees served, church open for private prayer (10-11.30am), Fairtrade stall 10am-12.

St Michael's Church: Coffee in the Undercroft, 10am.

Quaker Meeting House: Meeting for worship, 12.30-1pm.

HADDISCOE. Village Hall: Toddler Group, babies and children up to five years, 9.30-11.30am £1.50.

LODDON. Next to Alan Cook's Shop, Church Plain: Wildlife films by local film-maker Michael Gunton, of early morning birds visiting his garden over the past 10 years, 10am-5pm donations welcome for Loddon Swimming Pool.

Lecture Hall: Community Cinema presents, Dirty Dancing, 7pm £4, 01508 522020; donation to Cancer Research.

SHOWS

BUNGAY. Fisher Theatre, 10 Broad Street: Curtain Up On Murder (thriller) by Bettina Manktelow, 7.30pm £6/concs £5, 01986 897130.

HALESWORTH. The Cut, New Cut: Halesworth Festival - The Navvy's Wife (folk musical) by Mick Ryan, 7.30pm £13.50 , 0845 673 2123.

CONCERTS

TOFT MONKS. The Old Granary Studio, Priory Farm, Maypole Green: Piano recital by Pascal Roge, programme of music by Debussy, Ravel, Poulenc, Chopin and Faure, 7.30pm £16, 01502 679088.

GIGS

WANGFORD. Angel Inn: Smokin' Hogs (blues-[rock), 9pm.

DANCES

GILLINGHAM. Village Hall: Ballroom and Latin, advanced 7.15pm £3.50, intermediates 8.30pm £3, 01508 520850.

PORINGLAND. Community Centre: Buena Vista Social Club tea dance, 2-4pm £2.50/members £2, 01508 494358, 492630 or on door.

SALES

BECCLES. Quaker Hall, Smallgate: Beccles Country Market, 9.30-11am.

TOMORROW

EVENTS

BECCLES. Quaker Rooms: Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 7pm.

HALESWORTH. The Cut, New Cut: Halesworth Arts Festival: Cookery Masterclass with French chef Franck Pontais, 11.30am £7.50, 0845 673 2123.

LODDON. Church Plain, Old Town Hall and Community Store: Chet Valley Festival, hand reed-cutting demonstration from 1pm, live music from Murphy's Lore, Samboomba Samba Band, The Marching Band, Lovick & Bird, Ian Larkin from 3-7.30pm, Funkey Feet School of Dance and Performing Arts (5pm), grand parade from Chedgrave to Church Plain (6pm), evening hog roast and bar, 1-10pm.

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).

Next to Alan Cook's Shop, Church Plain: Wildlife films by local film-maker Michael Gunton, of early morning birds visiting his garden over the past 10 years, 10am-10pm donations welcome for Loddon Swimming Pool.

SHOWS

BUNGAY. Fisher Theatre, 10 Broad Street: Curtain Up On Murder (thriller) by Bettina Manktelow, 7.30pm £6/concs £5, 01986 897130.

CONCERTS

HALESWORTH. The Cut, New Cut: Halesworth Arts Festival: Pascal and Ami Roge - Four Hands & Two Hearts, recital of French piano music, 7.30pm £17.50, 0845 673 2123.

GIGS

CLAXTON. Village Hall: Johnny Marks, and Rick Hallam, 8pm £6, 01508 480270.

PORINGLAND. Community Centre, Overton's Way: Lou and the Diamonds (60s), hot dogs, burgers and bar available, 7.30-11pm £6, 01508 493434 or 493090.

DANCES

BUNGAY. Chaucer Club: 60's dance to music by The Wild Ones, organised by Bungay Lions, 7.30pm £12 including buffet, 01502 717189.

CLAXTON. Village Hall: Country and western dance, Johnny Marks, plus support Rick Hallam, raffle, bar, 8pm £6, 01508 480270.

SALES

BARSHAM. Village Hall: Grand sale, 9am-12, proceeds Holy Trinity Church.

BECCLES. Blyburgate Hall: Friends of Worlingham WI charity table top, set-up 9am (tables free), public 10am-12; proceeds local charities.

NEEDHAM. Village Hall: Bric-a-brac and jumble, 10am-1pm; for hall funds.

SUNDAY

EVENTS

ALBURGH. All Saints' Church: Morning service, 11am.

BARSHAM. Holy Trinity Church: Sung eucharist 11am.

BECCLES. St Michael's Church: Holy communion (BCP), speaker Mark Bee, 9am; holy communion with Rev Andrew Platt, 10.30am; choral evensong with the Beccles Singers, 6.30pm.

St Luke's Church: Café church, breakfast 10am; service 10.30am.

Sir John Leman High School hall: New Life Christian Fellowship, worship, bible teaching, youth and children's programme, crèche, 10am.

Baptist Church: Morning service, 10.30am; evening service, 6.30pm.

Quaker Meeting House: Meeting for worship, 10.30-11.30am.

Hungate Church: Morning worship, 10.45am.

The Salvation Army Hall, Blyburgate: Family service 10.45am.

BROOME. St Michael's Church: Morning prayer, 9.30am.

BUNGAY. Holy Trinity Church: Holy communion, 8am; morning praise, 10am.

St Edmunds Roman Catholic Church: Sunday Mass, 10.30am.

Emmanuel Church: Morning service, 10.45am; evening service, 6.30pm.

DENTON. Chapel: Morning worship, 9.30am.

DITCHINGHAM. St Mary's Church: Holy communion, 11am.

EARSHAM. All Saints' Church: Cafe 4U all-age worship, 9.30am.

FLIXTON. Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum: Sixty aircraft and thousands of aviation artefacts, stalls, refreshments, 10am-5pm free.

HALESWORTH. Garden Room, Halesworth Hospital: Alcoholics Anonymous, 5pm.

HEDENHAM. St Peter's Church: Holy communion 9.30am.

NORTH COVE. Parish church: Holy communion and Gideons (C), 11am.

RINGSFIELD. All Saints' Church: Sung eucharist, 10am.

WORLINGHAM. Parish church: Holy communion (T), 8am; holy communion and Gideons (C), 9.45am.

FITNESS

EARSHAM. Village Hall: Self defence class (all ages), 6.30-8pm.

CONCERTS

BUNGAY. Fisher Theatre: The Testosta Tones present Totally Wireless, vocal nostalgia with vintage music and radio play through a cappella singing, 7.30pm £6 advance/£7 door, 01986 897130.

Holy Trinity Church: Beautiful Piano Music Series presents International pianist Peter Donohoe, 3pm £15, tickets from Wightman's of Bungay or 01986 896416.

GIGS

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

Bear and Bells: Cool Blue Jazz, swing jazz 8-10.30pm; restaurant bookings available, 01502 712291.

MONDAY

EVENTS

BUNGAY. Bungay Library: Suffolk Poetry Society, guest speaker Fred Ellis, 7.30pm.

CHEDGRAVE. All Saints' Churchrooms: Monday Mardle, coffee morning for friends old and new, 10am-12noon, 01508 521938.

FLIXTON. Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum: Sixty aircraft and thousands of aviation artefacts, light refreshments, shop, stalls, 10am-5pm free.

DANCES

BUNGAY. King's Head: Lindy Hop Dance Club, beginners course 7.45-8.45pm, improvers and intermediates 9pm, then freestyle to 11pm £5, free for new men, 01986 893351.

NEEDHAM. Village Hall: Dance classes with Sandra, ballroom and Latin 7-8pm, modern jive beginners and improvers 8-10pm, 01953 455500.

TUESDAY

EVENTS

BARSHAM. Village Hall: Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8pm.

BECCLES. Friends' Meeting House: National Women's Register, 10.15-11.30am.

Conservative Club: Whist drive, 7.30pm £1.50 inc tea and biscuits.

FLIXTON. Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum: Sixty aircraft and thousands of aviation artefacts, light refreshments, shop, stalls, 10am-5pm free.

HALESWORTH. Halesworth and District Museum: Museum open from 10am-12.30pm free.

SHADINGFIELD. Village Hall: Art classes with Anya King, Royal Academy trained £9 for three hours, book an immediate place or for new autumn classes, 07862 693576.

WORLINGHAM. Parish church: Benefice prayer meeting, 9.30am.

FITNESS

BECCLES. Quaker Hall, Smallgate: Yoga classes for children and teenagers, contact Michelle Cheesbrough, 01502 713554.

PORINGLAND. Community Centre, Overtons Way: Yoga for people with arthritis or mobility problems, 10-11am £5, 01603 507181.

DANCES

BECCLES. Sports Centre: Swing Jive classes for beginners, 8.30pm, 07770 575497 (Sasza).

BRAMFIELD. Village Hall: Modern sequence, beginners 2-4.30pm, 01986 784598.

NORTH COVE. Fortrey Heap Hall, The Street: English country dancing, 7.30-9.30pm £2.

THURTON. Village Hall: Ballroom and Latin, beginners 7.30pm £3, advanced 8.30pm £3.50, 01508 520850.

SALES

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

WEDNESDAY

EVENTS

BECCLES. Waveney Centre: Short mat bowls, 10.30am.

St John's Ambulance Training Centre: Buddhist meditation class, 7.30-9pm £5, 01953 451937.

St John's Hall, Blyburgate: Beccles Flower Club, flower demonstration by Anne Bridge - Floral Journey, 7.15pm.

Friends Meeting Hall: Knit and knatter, 7.30-9.30pm.

BROOME. Village Hall: Bungay Camera Club, judging photographs taken on Loddon field trip, 7.30pm.

BUNGAY. Community Centre: Mother and Toddler Group, 9.30-11.30am.

FLIXTON. Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum: Sixty aircraft and thousands of aviation artefacts, light refreshments, shop, stalls, 10am-5pm free.

ILKETSHALL ST. ANDREW. St Andrew's Church: Church open to view medieval paintings, refreshments available, 11am-3pm.

LODDON. St John's Church: Noah's Ark, drop-in for parents and young children, 10am-12noon.

WORLINGHAM. Parish Church: Holy communion (C), 10am.

SHOWS

BROOKE. Parish Hall: Out of Sight.Out of Murder (mystery comedy) by Fred Carmichael - South Norfolk Players, 7.30pm £7, 01508 550168 or from Brooke Post Office.

HARLESTON. Archbishop Sancroft High School: Shakers: Re-stirred (comedy) by John Godber and Jane Thornton - Harleston Players, Shakers Club Night with round tables, neon lights and cocktails, 7.30pm £10, tickets from Harleston Pet Stores or 01379 676324

GIGS

BUNGAY. Fisher Theatre, 10 Broad Street: Dave Swarbrick and Kevin Dempsey, 8pm £12, 01986 897130.

DANCES

BECCLES. St Luke's Church: Social sequence dance with lesson, 7-9.15pm.

THURSDAY

EVENTS

BECCLES. St Luke's Church: Link Lunch Club, call 716370 for transport.

Waveney Centre, New Market: Whist drive, 1.45pm.

BUNGAY. Fleece Hotel, St Mary's Street: Bungay Bridge Club duplicate pairs bridge, visitors welcome, 7pm.

FLIXTON. Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum: Sixty aircraft and thousands of aviation artefacts, light refreshments, shop, stalls, 10am-5pm free.

HALESWORTH. Halesworth and District Museum: Museum open from 10am-12.30pm free.

LODDON. Lecture Hall, George Lane: Village Screen presents Marley & Me (PG), 7pm £4, 01508 522020.

RINGSFIELD. Village Hall: Offspring, parent and toddler group 10-11.30am.

FITNESS

BECCLES. Hungate Hall: Wild Goose Qigong, exercise for health, flexibility and relaxation, for adults of all ages, 6.30-8pm £6, 01502 711127.

GILLINGHAM. Village Hall: Keep fit classes for mature ladies and gentlemen, 2-3pm.

SHOWS

BROOKE. Parish Hall: Out of Sight Out of Murder (mystery comedy) by Fred Carmichael - South Norfolk Players, 7.30pm £7, 01508 550168 or from Brooke Post Office .

HARLESTON. Archbishop Sancroft High School: Shakers: Re-stirred (comedy) by John Godber and Jane Thornton - Harleston Players, 7.30pm £8/concs £6, tickets from Harleston Pet Stores or 01379 676324.

GIGS

BUNGAY. Fisher Theatre, 10 Broad Street: John Whithead Trio with Sally Voakes (jazz), 8pm £4.50, 01986 897130.

DANCES

ALPINGTON. Village Hall: Ballroom and Latin, improvers 8.30pm £3, 01508 520850.

BECCLES. Beccles Sports Centre: Ballroom and Latin American classes, 7.30pm; swing jive classes, 8.30pm for intermediates/advanced, 07770 575497 (Sasza).

Waveney Centre: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-10pm, 07710 205557.

HADDISCOE. Village Hall: Scottish country dancing, 7.30pm.

PORINGLAND. Community Centre, Overtons Way: Modern jive with Foot-loose, beginners and intermediates 8.15-11pm, 07947 607810.

WOODTON. Village Hall: Line dancing, improvers/intermediate, 1.30-2.45pm £3.80 includes refreshments, 01508 578071 (Tina).

SALES

BUNGAY. Community Centre, Upper Olland Street: Bungay Country Market, 9.30-11am.

HALESWORTH. Ichameleon, The Thoroughfare: Christmas crafts and gifts, unusual gifts by local craftspeople, 10am-7pm free.


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