Events




 

May 2022

Arty Crafty Tuesday Burston

Arty Crafty Tuesday Burston

Tuesday 17th May 2022

The Space, Burston

10am-12pm, 1st and 3rd Tues of the month 


A safe, relaxed and friendly art and craft group for all abilities.

Bring along your own materials.  Anything arty and crafty goes - knitting, drawing, embroidery, crocheting, colouring - whatever you like.  A still life table will be set up for those who would like to draw or paint.


Drop in sessions: £5 per session or book five sessions in advance for £20.  

Refreshments available (small extra cost)

To book contact Julie on 01379 309273 or email the.peacock.emporium@gmail.com

Together Community Cafe

Together Community Cafe

Tuesday 17th May 2022

2-3.30pm every Tuesday 

St John's Church, Harleston


Completely free - everyone welcome


Come along and enjoy a coffee, tea or hot chocolate and a cake or dessert

For more information contact:

Pam.spicer@harleston-norfolk.org.uk    Phone or text 07765 471002

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

Tuesday 17th May 2022

Tuesday Time Together Coffee Mornings, every Tuesday 10.00am to 12 noon
Informal Singing every Tuesday 11am to 12pm
Prayers every Tuesday 9.30am to 10.00am
Foodbank Distribution every Tuesday 1pm to 2.30pm
Light lunches on every 3rd Tuesday (£5pp)12noon to 1.00pm
Community Lunches every 4th Tuesday at 12noon run by Foodbank. Free of charge but donations welcome


http://www.7churches.org.uk/harleston

Harleston Country Market

Harleston Country Market

Wednesday 18th May 2022

9:30-11:30am every Wednesday morning King George's Hall


Part of the UK-wide Country market movement, our members cook, craft and grow as part of a local cooperative.  We supply homemade bakery, locally grown fruit and vegetables and unique craft.  Coffee and home-made biscuits at our popular cafe.

St John's Church Midweek Mingle

St John's Church Midweek Mingle

Wednesday 18th May 2022

Midweek Mingle every Wednesday  9.15 to 11.30am (term time only)

Pop in for a cuppa, biscuit or toast.  

All welcome


http://www.7churches.org.uk/harleston

Cooking on a Budget Demonstration

Cooking on a Budget Demonstration

Friday 20th May 2022

10am-12 noon, St John's Church

FREE workshops

6th, 13th, 20th and 27th May

  • Delivered by Norfolk County Council-trained tutor
  • All ingredients provided
  • Open to anyone over the age of 19
  • Free recipe book at the end of the course


For more information contact pam.spicer@harleston-norfolk.org.uk or phone/text 07765 471002

SuAnLo Trio Time for Summer Concert, Alburgh Church

SuAnLo Trio Time for Summer Concert, Alburgh Church

Saturday 21st May 2022

7.30pm All Saints Church, Alburgh IP20 0DB

We are delighted to announce the return of the popular SuAnLo Trio from San Sebastian on the Basque coast of Spain, performing a selection of popular classical and modern music.


Ring 01379 852569 for details and tickets

Tickets £15 including canapes and a glass of wine.  Children under 12 free 

All proceeds to the All Saints Church Extension Fund


Loreto Aramendi - world-renowned musician, principal organist at Basilica de Santa Maria del Coro and professor at the Conservatoire in San Sebastian.  Performs all over the world ofn some or the finest organs including Westminster Abbey, Kings College Cambridge, Norwich Cathedral, also USA, Japan, Canada, Argentine and many more.

Ana Salaberria - accomplished singer and teacher of classical and popular music.  Sings and collaborates with well-known musical groups, choral societies and orchestras.

Suzanna Guterl - began her musical career specialising in the flute studying at Birmingham Conservatoire.  Now living in Spain she performs as a soloist and in various musical groups.

London Road Church Harleston

London Road Church Harleston

Saturday 21st May 2022

London Eoad Church, Harleston

Our coffee morning this month will be held on Saturday from 10am - 12 noon

Coffee/tea with with biscuits and cakes (includind gluten free) will be served.

Everyone welcome

Denton Annual Plant Sale

Denton Annual Plant Sale

Saturday 21st May 2022

10am-12pm

Denton Village Hall


A full range of flower and vegetable plants for sale. 

Refreshments will be available along with the ever popular raffle.

All proceeds in aid of the Denton Church.

Monday Club for the over 60's

Monday Club for the over 60's

Monday 23rd May 2022

Come and join us for Tea /Coffee and cake at the Mendham Lane Community Rooms.

We have a quiz, bingo and a raffle all for £4.00.   Your £4.00 goes to a day out later in the year.

We meet from 10.30am-12.30pm every Monday.

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

Tuesday 24th May 2022

Tueday Time Together Coffee Mornings, every Tuesday 10.00am to 12 noon
Informal Singing every Tuesday 11am to 12pm
Prayers every Tuesday 9.30am to 10.00am
Foodbank Distribution every Tuesday 1pm to 2.30pm
Light lunches on every 3rd Tuesday (£5pp)12noon to 1.00pm
Community Lunches every 4th Tuesday at 12noon run by Foodbank. Free of charge but donations welcome


http://www.7churches.org.uk/harleston

Together Community Cafe

Together Community Cafe

Tuesday 24th May 2022

2-3.30pm every Tuesday 

St John's Church, Broad Street, Harleston


Completely free - everyone welcome


Come along and enjoy a coffee, tea or hot chocolate, and a cake or dessert


For more information contact:

Pam.spicer@harleston-norfolk.org.uk    Phone or text 07765 471002

Arty Crafty Tuesday Brockdish

Arty Crafty Tuesday Brockdish

Tuesday 24th May 2022

Waveney Heritage Centre

10am-12pm, 2nd and 4th Tues of the month 


A safe, relaxed and friendly art and craft group for all abilities.

Bring along your own materials.  Anything arty and crafty goes - knitting, drawing, embroidery, crocheting, colouring - whatever you like.  A still life table will be set up for those who would like to draw or paint.


Drop in sessions: £5 per session or book five sessions in advance for £20.  

Refreshments available (small extra cost)

To book contact Julie on 01379 309273 or email the.peacock.emporium@gmail.com

Harleston Country Market

Harleston Country Market

Wednesday 25th May 2022

9:30-11:30am every Wednesday morning King George's Hall


Part of the UK-wide Country market movement, our members cook, craft and grow as part of a local cooperative.  We supply homemade bakery, locally grown fruit and vegetables and unique craft.  Coffee and home-made biscuits at our popular cafe.

St John's Church Midweek Mingle

St John's Church Midweek Mingle

Wednesday 25th May 2022

Midweek Mingle every Wednesday  9.15 to 11.30am (term time only)

Pop in for a cuppa, biscuit or toast.  

All welcome


http://www.7churches.org.uk/harleston

Harleston Cinema

Harleston Cinema

Thursday 26th May 2022

"WEST SIDE STORY"   

2pm and 7.30pm   Doors open 30 mins before    

Venue:  Harleston Masonic Rooms, Redenall Road


Steven Spielberg’s 2021 much acclaimed adaptation of the 1957 musical, a classic tale exploring forbidden love and the fierce gang rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks in New York. 

“the remake not to be missed”

“this reimagined version is even better”

 

Certificate 12A, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Ice creams at the intervals, bar also available for the evening screening.

Seats are £4, please book at Harleston Information Plus in Exchange Street, Harleston, or call 01379 851917, or email hip@harleston-norfolk.org.uk

more information at www.visitharleston.org.uk

All required Covid measures will be taken, in accordance with current guidelines. 

Harleston & District Historical Society

Harleston & District Historical Society

Thursday 26th May 2022

Harleston & District Historical Society  -  2pm

St John's Church - Broad Street

"Whatever Happened to Old Harleston?"


Cooking on a Budget Demonstration

Cooking on a Budget Demonstration

Friday 27th May 2022

10am-12 noon, St John's Church

FREE workshops

6th, 13th, 20th and 27th May

  • Delivered by Norfolk County Council-trained tutor
  • All ingredients provided
  • Open to anyone over the age of 19
  • Free recipe book at the end of the course


For more information contact pam.spicer@harleston-norfolk.org.uk or phone/text 07765 471002

Monday Club for the over 60's

Monday Club for the over 60's

Monday 30th May 2022

Come and join us for Tea /Coffee and cake at the Mendham Lane Community Rooms.

We have a quiz, bingo and a raffle all for £4.00.   Your £4.00 goes to a day out later in the year.

We meet from 10.30am-12.30pm every Monday.

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

Tuesday 31st May 2022

Tueday Time Together Coffee Mornings, every Tuesday 10.00am to 12 noon
Informal Singing every Tuesday 11am to 12pm
Prayers every Tuesday 9.30am to 10.00am
Foodbank Distribution every Tuesday 1pm to 2.30pm
Light lunches on every 3rd Tuesday (£5pp)12noon to 1.00pm
Community Lunches every 4th Tuesday at 12noon run by Foodbank. Free of charge but donations welcome


http://www.7churches.org.uk/harleston

Together Community Cafe

Together Community Cafe

Tuesday 31st May 2022

2-3.30pm every Tuesday

St John's Church, Broad Street, Harleston



Come along and enjoy a coffee, tea or hot chocolate, and a cake or dessert

Completely free : Everyone welcome


For more information contact:

Pam.spicer@harleston-norfolk.org.uk    Phone or text 07765 471002

June 2022

St John's Church Midweek Mingle

St John's Church Midweek Mingle

Wednesday 1st June 2022

Midweek Mingle every Wednesday  9.15 to 11.30am (term time only)

Pop in for a cuppa, biscuit or toast.  

All welcome


http://www.7churches.org.uk/harleston

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Wednesday 1st June 2022

Itt is full steam ahead for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in Harleston, with lots of activitives to mark this special event and make it a weekend to remember.

 Harleston & District Rotary Club Quiz  -   Swan Hotel  6.16pm for 6.30pm start.

£10.00 per person (includes buffet with choice of Chilli or Vegetable Curry, served with rice or Shepheards Pie.

Teams of  of up to  6 people

If you wish to enter a team contact the following by Friday 27th May giving your contact details, the team name and the number of people in the team to

John Archer. Tel 01379 852528 or email   jvarcher5@gmail.com

Full details of the Events and Activities can be found in the souvenir brochure and on the Town Council website

harleston-tc.gov.uk/jubilee

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Thursday 2nd June 2022

It is full steam ahead for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in Harleston, with lots of activities to mark this special event and make it a weekend to remember.


18:00-19:30, St John's Church, Broad Street

inviting local organisations to come together for a Jubilee celebration and also the 150 year anniversary of St John's Church.


Full details of the Events and Activities can be found in the souvenir brochure and on the Town Council website

harleston-tc.gov.uk/jubilee

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Thursday 2nd June 2022

It is full steam ahead for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in Harleston, with lots of activities to mark this special event and make it a weekend to remember.

On Thursday 2nd June at 2pm join regular town tour guide Gordon Lascelles for a walk around Harleston and find out "Whatever happened to Saffron's and other shops?" This is an Opportunity to explore the changes that there have been to local shops during the Queen's 70 year reign and hear their stories and what became of them. The walk will start and finish at The Swan Hotel, where you can also visit the photographic  exhibition "Shopping,  in Harleston.- 1950's to the Present Day".  The exhibition, organised by Harleston's Future, will be open over the Jubilee week 


Full details of the Events and Activities can be found in the souvenir brochure and on the Town Council website

harleston-tc.gov.uk/jubilee

Arty Crafty Tuesday Burston

Arty Crafty Tuesday Burston

Thursday 2nd June 2022

The Space, Burston

10am-12pm, 1st and 3rd Tues of the month 


A safe, relaxed and friendly art and craft group for all abilities.

Bring along your own materials.  Anything arty and crafty goes - knitting, drawing, embroidery, crocheting, colouring - whatever you like.  A still life table will be set up for those who would like to draw or paint.


Drop in sessions: £5 per session or book five sessions in advance for £20.  

Refreshments available (small extra cost)

To book contact Julie on 01379 309273 or email the.peacock.emporium@gmail.com

Weybread Ladies Social Club

Thursday 2nd June 2022

7:30 Village Hall, Church Rd, Weybread


First Thursday of each month

Our yearly programme is a mix of guest speakers and craft/cooking demonstrations, with a get together afterwards for a chat, refreshments and a raffle.  During the year we have a trip out and our December meeting is usually a Christmas meal in a local restaurant.


For more information contact Jackie Stewart 01379 586570 / 07837 141586 or Sue Hardy 01379 586569 / 07855 203178

St John's Church Coffee & Cake Morning

St John's Church Coffee & Cake Morning

Saturday 4th June 2022

9.30-12.00  St John's Church, Broad St, Harleston

Please join us for coffee and cake 

First Saturday of each month.

All welcome

County Councillor Monthly Surgery

County Councillor Monthly Surgery

Saturday 4th June 2022

10am HIP Information Centre, 8 Exchange Street

Martin Wilby, Norfolk County Councillor, monthly surgery at the Information Centre on the first Saturday of each month.

Martin.wilby@norfolk.gov.uk

01379 741504

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Saturday 4th June 2022

Itt is full steam ahead for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in Harleston, with lots of activitives to mark this special event and make it a weekend to remember.

The Parade of Flags starting at 9.30am on the Market Place is an opportunity for all of the organisations in town, including youngsters from local schools and youth groups, to gather with as many flags as possible, to celebrate the Queens reign. The parade will finish at the Recreation Ground to launch the "Party in the Park". 

There will a tea tent (tea, coffee, and homemade cakes) licensed bar, ice cream van and a variety of street food on offer..

From 4pm the games will give way to live music for the rest of the evenng. 


Full details of the Events and Activities can be found in the souvenir brochure and on the Town Council website

harleston-tc.gov.uk/jubilee

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Sunday 5th June 2022

It is full steam ahead for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in Harleston, with lots of activitives to mark this special event and make it a weekend to remember.

The "Picnic in the Park" will start at 12 noon through  tiill 8pm on the Recreation Ground. Bring your own chairs/picnic blankets and picnics, then relax and enjoy the live entertainment.

Full details of the Events and Activities can be found in the souvenir brochure and on the Town Council website

harleston-tc.gov.uk/jubilee

Red Lion Coffee Morning

Red Lion Coffee Morning

Tuesday 7th June 2022

10am Needham   

Coffee and cakes - 1st Tuesday of each month


All proceeds to local charities

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

St John's Church Tuesday Time Together

Tuesday 7th June 2022

Tueday Time Together Coffee Mornings, every Tuesday 10.00am to 12 noon
Informal Singing every Tuesday 11am to 12pm
Prayers every Tuesday 9.30am to 10.00am
Foodbank Distribution every Tuesday 1pm to 2.30pm
Light lunches on every 3rd Tuesday (£5pp)12noon to 1.00pm
Community Lunches every 4th Tuesday at 12noon run by Foodbank. Free of charge but donations welcome


http://www.7churches.org.uk/harleston

Harleston Flower Club

Harleston Flower Club "This way and that"

Thursday 9th June 2022

Mrs Terri Potter "This way and that" - twists and turns

2pm Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Close, Wortwell IP20 0HS


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

Onward Players

Onward Players

Thursday 23rd June 2022

The Show Must Go On

If  you have come along to one of Onwards Players Pantomimes you will know that it is a full on, feel good show, with an extensive cast and supporting roles - backstage, front of house, lighting, dressers and musicians to name a few.

We would have started rehearsals in January for March performances.

We have decided to move this year's Pantomime  " Oh Yes We Have"

A new date for your diary.

Onward Players Preents

The Emperor's New Clothes

Onward Players

Onward Players

Friday 24th June 2022

The Show Must Go On

If  you have come along to one of Onwards Players Pantomimes you will know that it is a full on, feel good show, with an extensive cast and supporting roles - backstage, front of house, lighting, dressers and musicians to name a few.

We would have started rehearsals in January for March performances.

We have decided to move this year's Pantomime  " Oh Yes We Have"

A new date for your diary.

Onward Players Preents

The Emperor's New Clothes

Onward Players

Onward Players

Saturday 25th June 2022

The Show Must Go On

If  you have come along to one of Onwards Players Pantomimes you will know that it is a full on, feel good show, with an extensive cast and supporting roles - backstage, front of house, lighting, dressers and musicians to name a few.

We would have started rehearsals in January for March performances.

We have decided to move this year's Pantomime  " Oh Yes We Have"

A new date for your diary.

Onward Players Preents

The Emperor's New Clothes

July 2022

County Councillor Monthly Surgery

County Councillor Monthly Surgery

Saturday 2nd July 2022

10am HIP Information Centre, 8 Exchange Street

Martin Wilby, Norfolk County Councillor, monthly surgery, first Saturday of each month

Martin.wilby@norfolk.gov.uk

01379 741504

18th Annual Ladies' Tractor Road Run

18th Annual Ladies' Tractor Road Run

Sunday 3rd July 2022

11:30am Thorpe Abbotts Airfield (adjacent to 100th Bomb Group Museum (by kind permission of Sir Rupert and Lady Mann)

Everyone is invited to bring a picnic lunch to Gawdy Hall Meadow, Redenhall (by kind permission of Gawdy Hall Estates)


In aid of Cancer Research UK (Breast Cancer Research).

Nothing is going to stop the Pink Ladies.  Over £812,000 raised so far and a million pounds is now in our sights.


Entries close 21 May 2022.  Please send SAE for an entry form to:  Annie Chapman, Boundary Farm, Garlic Street, Pulham St Mary, Diss, Norfolk IP21 4RL.  Enquiries 01379 676324

www.ladiestractorroadrun.co.uk

If you are unable to participate but would like to send a donation, please send a cheque payable to Cancer Research to Annie.

Brockdish Social Cafe

Brockdish Social Cafe

Thursday 7th July 2022

The Waveney Heritage Centre, Grove Road, Brockdish IP21 4JP

10:30am - 12 noon

Why not drop in for a cuppa and bring a neighbour along?  

Bring along something you enjoy doing - knitting, crochet, sewing, puzzles, scrabble, cards

Or just pop along to enjoy a cuppa and a chat.

For more information contact Pam.spicer@harleston-norfolk.org.uk 

Phone or text 07765 471002

Weybread Ladies Social Club

Thursday 7th July 2022

7:30 Village Hall, Church Rd, Weybread


First Thursday of each month

Our yearly programme is a mix of guest speakers and craft/cooking demonstrations, with a get together afterwards for a chat, refreshments and a raffle.  During the year we have a trip out and our December meeting is usually a Christmas meal in a local restaurant.


For more information contact Jackie Stewart 01379 586570 / 07837 141586 or Sue Hardy 01379 586569 / 07855 203178

Harleston Flower Club

Harleston Flower Club "It's all a game"

Thursday 7th July 2022

Mrs Wendy Goodliff "It's all a game" - a winning hand

2pm Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Close, Wortwell IP20 0HS


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

Jays Green Tea & Chat

Jays Green Tea & Chat

Thursday 7th July 2022

Jays Green Hall, 2.30-4.30


Join us for tea and chat every first Thursday of the month (excluding bank holidays)

August 2022

Harleston Flower Club Social afternoon

Harleston Flower Club Social afternoon

Thursday 4th August 2022

Social afternoon

2pm Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Close, Wortwell IP20 0HS


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

Brockdish Social Cafe

Brockdish Social Cafe

Thursday 4th August 2022

The Waveney Heritage Centre, Grove Road, Brockdish IP21 4JP

10:30am - 12 noon

Why not drop in for a cuppa and bring a neighbour along?  

Bring along something you enjoy doing - knitting, crochet, sewing, puzzles, scrabble, cards

Or just pop along to enjoy a cuppa and a chat.

For more information contact Pam.spicer@harleston-norfolk.org.uk 

Phone or text 07765 471002

September 2022

Harleston Flower Club

Harleston Flower Club "Tempus Fugit"

Thursday 1st September 2022

Mrs Wendy Munnion "Tempus Fugit" - Into the future

2pm Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Close, Wortwell IP20 0HS


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

October 2022

Harleston Flower Club

Harleston Flower Club "A Broadland tour"

Thursday 6th October 2022

Mr David Wrights "A Broadland Tour" - by the water's edge

2pm Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Close, Wortwell IP20 0HS

Bring a friend

Cake stall


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

November 2022

Harleston Flower Club -

Harleston Flower Club - "Have a Go"

Thursday 3rd November 2022

Members 'Have a Go'

2pm Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Close, Wortwell IP20 0HS


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

December 2022

Harleston Flower Club -

Harleston Flower Club - "Christmas sparkle my way"

Thursday 1st December 2022

Mrs Vicki Hease - "Christmas sparkle my way" - A yule log

2pm Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Close, Wortwell IP20 0HS


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

February 2023

Harleston Flower Club -

Harleston Flower Club -

Wednesday 1st February 2023

AGM + tea


Chairman:  Mrs Dawn Dawson 01379 855440

Annual subscription: £25

Visitors £5

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