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PUBLISHED: 06:00 23 July 2010 | UPDATED: 09:54 01 August 2010

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TODAY, 23/07/2010

EVENTS

BECCLES. Hungate Church: Fairtrade stall selling foodstuffs and stationery, 10am-12; teas and coffees served 10-11.30am; church open for private prayer, 10-11.

BBJ

TODAY, 23/07/2010

EVENTS

BECCLES. Hungate Church: Fairtrade stall selling foodstuffs and stationery, 10am-12; teas and coffees served 10-11.30am; church open for private prayer, 10-11.30am.

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

St Luke's Church: Thirst Youth Café, 6.30pm.

BUNGAY. Bungay Castle: Bungay Festival: Town Reeve's Ball, with cocktails, cabaret and three-course meal, 7pm-midnight £35; booking essential 01986 894681.

Holy Trinity Church: Bungay Festival: Flower Festival - Summer Wedding, refreshments available, 10am-5pm. Open Churches Week, open 9am-5pm; refreshments available 10-11.30am.

HADDISCOE. Village Hall: Toddler Group 9.30-11.30 £2.

SHOWS

BUNGAY. Fisher Theatre, 10 Broad Street: Wuthering Heights (classic based on novel by Emily Bronte), 7.30pm £10/concs £8, 01986 897130.

SOUTHWOLD. St Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road: Dangerous Obsession (thriller) by NJ Crisp - The Jill Freud Company, 8pm £16.50, 01502 724441 (day), 01502 722389 (evenings).

GIGS

BURGH CASTLE. Kingfishers Bar: Maxwell and Murphy (pop/rock/indi), 9pm.

SALES

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

EXHIBITIONS

HALESWORTH. The Cut, New Cut: Presence - four Norwich-based artists, Frances Wall, Helen Darbyshire, Jan Dedman and Ann Christie, using a range of media in 2D and 3D, including digital, photography, drawing and printmaking (to August 14, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm).

TOMORROW, 24/07/2010

EVENTS

BECCLES. Friends Meeting House, 15 Smallgate: Alcoholics Anonymous, 7pm.

BUNGAY. Holy Trinity Church: Bungay Festival: Flower Festival - Summer Wedding, refreshments available, 10am-5pm.

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

HENSTEAD. Henstead Arts and Crafts Centre, Toad Row: Paint and Create, craft club for children, 10am-1pm £5 child, booking essential 01502 528645 paintandcreate@hotmail.co.uk.

HOLTON. St Peter's Church: Flower Festival - Our Favourite Things, plant stall and refreshments, 10am-6pm.

ILKETSHALL ST. ANDREW. St Andrew's Church: Blessing of animals service, 10am; Service of blessing for ramblers and hikers, 3.30pm.

LODDON. Loddon Mill Well Being Centre: Charity Day, taster sessions in various therapies, stalls, raffle, win a massage competition, 10am-3pm, taster session bookings or more info on 01508 520522; proceeds Broad Horizons and Marmalade House Residential Home for Adults with Learning Difficulties.

UGGESHALL. School Room and Garden: Country Teas, old-fashioned, home-made country teas, 3-6pm; proceeds St Mary's Church.

SHOWS

HALESWORTH. The Cut, New Cut: Red Card Comedy Club on the Road, 8pm £12, 0845 673 2123.

CONCERTS

TOFT MONKS. The Old Granary Studio, Priory Farm, Maypole Green: Piano recital by Martin Cousin, programme of music by Beethoven, Rachmaninov, Chopin and Glazunov, 7.30pm £16, 01502 679088.

GIGS

BECCLES. Caxton Club, Gaol Lane: Rob Charles, 8.30pm non members £2.

HARLESTON. Apollo Club function hall: Lou and the Diamonds (60s), 8.30pm.

DANCES

BECCLES. Waveney Centre: Ballroom, line and sequence social dance with Ron and Muriel, 7-10pm £2 including refreshments, information 01493 655685.

SUNDAY, 25/07/2010

EVENTS

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

BARSHAM. Holy Trinity Church: Sung eucharist, 11am.

BECCLES. Baptist Church, Station Road: Morning worship, 10.30am; evening worship, 6.30pm.

Hungate car park: Family cycling treasure hunt, teams of four (six for families), circuit of five miles, dress as a pirate (prize), finish at Rainbow car park, registration 10-11.30am free admission.

Hungate Church: Morning worship with Mr K Durrant, 10.45am; healing service with Rev J Jacobs, 6.30pm.

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

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

St Benet's Minster RC Church: Holy communion, 10.30am and 6pm.

St Luke's Church: Café church, 10.30am (breakfast from 9.45am).

St Michael's Church: Holy communion (BCP), 9.30am; holy communion, 10.30am, preacher Faith Darch.

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

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

BUNGAY. Bungay Castle: Bungay Festival: Flag Lowering Ceremony, by the Town Mayor and Town Reeve, 5pm.

Emmanuel Church: Morning worship, 10.45am.

Holy Trinity Church: Bungay Festival: Flower Festival - Summer Wedding, refreshments available, 11am-4pm.

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

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

St Mary's Church: Bungay Festival: Songs of Praise, organised by Churches Together, 3pm.

DENTON. Chapel: Service, 9.30am.

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

EARSHAM. All Saints' Church: Holy communion (BCP), 9.30am; Café 4U, 10am.

FLIXTON, BUNGAY. Norfolk & Suffolk Aviation Museum: Family Fun Day, paper planes contest, amateur radio, simulator flights, jive sessions, nostalgia stalls, live jazz and more, 10am-4pm free.

GILLINGHAM. Village Hall and Field: Transport Rally, classic cars, tractors, military vehicles, stationary engines, motorcycles, traction engines, auto jumble, stalls, games, donkey rides, swing boats, beer tent, exhibition and crafts, tea room and more, 11am-4pm £3/children (three plus) 50p.

HALESWORTH. Patrick Stead Hospital, Bungay Road: Alcoholics Anonymous, 5pm.

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

HENSTEAD. Henstead Exotic Garden: Garden open, featuring 100 palms, 200 bamboos, bananas, streams, ponds, Thai-style pavilion on stilts, teas served in gingerbread-style summer house, 11am-4pm £3.

HOLTON. St Peter's Church: Flower Festival - Our Favourite Things, plant stall and refreshments, 10am-6pm.

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

UGGESHALL. School Room and Garden: Country Teas, old-fashioned, home-made country teas, 3-6pm; proceeds St Mary's Church.

WALBERSWICK. Village Hall: St John Fellowship Bazaar, with light lunches and teas, from 12 noon.

WENHASTON. Woottons: Garden open for National Gardens Scheme, 9.30am-5pm £1/children free.

FITNESS

EARSHAM. Village Hall: Kung Fu, mixed class for all the family 6.30-8pm, 01379 853894.

CONCERTS

CRATFIELD. St Mary's Church: Blyth Valley Chamber Music Series presents the Aquinas Piano Trio, programme of music by Mozart, Ravel and Saint-Saens, 3pm £7-£12.50, 01728 453193.

GIGS

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

GELDESTON. Locks Inn: Country Sunday and Bluegrass featuring the Gutter Boys, Woody Creek, the Rum Brothers and Christen the Cat, barbecues, hog roast, apple pie, all-American cakes and cookies available, 1.30-8pm free admission.

MENDHAM. Sir Alfred Munnings: Crumbs for Comfort, 4pm.

MONDAY, 26/07/2010

EVENTS

BUNGAY. Library, Wharton Street: Suffolk Poetry Society Bungay Group presentation by Sally Read, local author, 7.30pm £5/non members £5.50, 01986 895508.

CHEDGRAVE. All Saints Church Rooms: Monday Mardle coffee morning, 10am-12.

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

HOLTON. St Peter's Church: Flower Festival - Our Favourite Things, plant stall and refreshments, 10am-6pm.

FITNESS

BECCLES. Sports Centre: Shape-up exercise classes, 7-8pm and 8-9pm, 01508 548142.

SHOWS

GIGS

BECCLES. King's Head Hotel: Open mic (music, mime, monologue, rhyme), 8pm.

TUESDAY, 27/07/2010

EVENTS

BARSHAM. Village Hall, Bungay Road: Alcoholics Anonymous, 8pm.

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

GELDESTON. Locks Lane car park: National Parks Week: Locks History Walk, two mile walk around Shipmeadow and Geldeston marshes, 7-9pm free.

HALESWORTH. Halesworth and District Museum: Museum open from 10am-noon and 2-4pm free.

LOWESTOFT. Bluenotes 2, Claremont Pier: National Council for the Divorced and Separated (Lowestoft), social evening and disco, 8-11pm £2.50, guests £3, 01502 587226.

SHADINGFIELD. Village Hall: Art classes with Anya King, Royal Academy trained £9 for three hours, 07862 693576.

FITNESS

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

DANCES

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

SALES

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

WEDNESDAY, 28/07/2010

EVENTS

BARSHAM. Village Hall, Bungay Road: Alcoholics Anonymous, 12pm.

BECCLES. St John Ambulance Hall, Blyburgate: Beccles Flower Club, flower demonstration by Helen Bird - Take a Blank Canvas, 7.15pm.

BROOME. Village Hall: Bungay Camera Club, talk by Steve Denby - Black and White Photography, visitors welcome, 7.30pm.

BUNGAY. Fleece Hotel: School Reunion 1950, meet old friends who attended Bungay County Modern school during the second world war and who left the school around 1950, from 12 noon; information 01362 692367 (Brian Knights).

FLIXTON, BUNGAY. 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-noon and 2-4pm free.

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

RAVENINGHAM. Ravenous Café, Raveningham Centre: Art class, all media, all abilities, 7.15-9.15pm.

LODDON. Hobart High School sports hall: Shape-up exercise class, 7.15-8.15pm, 01508 548142.

DANCES

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

Waveney Centre: Salsa with Alegria, intermediates 8pm, beginners 8.30pm, 07710 205557.

CARLTON COLVILLE. Bloodmoor Community Centre: Swing jive, 7.30pm; Cuban salsa, 8.30pm, beginners, 07770 575497 (Sasza).

THURSDAY, 29/07/2010

EVENTS

BECCLES. St Luke's Church: St Luke's Link Lunch (716370 for transport).

St Michael's Church: Holy communion, 11am.

BUNGAY. The Fleece, St Mary's Street: Bridge club, teaching 6.30pm, duplicate 6.45pm non members £2.

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

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

FITNESS

BECCLES. Hungate Hall: Wild Goose Qigong, traditional Chinese exercise for men and women of all ages, 6.30-8pm £6.

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

GIGS

FLIXTON, BUNGAY. Buck Inn: Sole Bay Jazz Band, 8.30pm.

GELDESTON. Locks Inn: Twisted Routes (Irish acoustic folk), 9pm.

DANCES

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

Waveney Centre: Salsa with Alegria, class 8-11pm, 07716 062364.

WOODTON. Village Hall: Improvers line dancing, 1.30-2.45pm £3.80 (inc refreshments), 01508 578071.

SALES

BUNGAY. Honeypot Centre, Upper Olland Street: Bungay Country Market, 9.15-11am.


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