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Norwich 99.9 - What's On in the Norwich area

STAY AND PLAY (UNDER 5s)
Mon 1st Aug 2016 - Fri 2nd Sep 2016
Hummingbird Preschool, London Road (between Wymondham and Attleborough - next door to Hullabaloos)
10am - 12noon (Wednesdays - Fridays)

A Free Stay and Play on Wednesdays and Fridays for under 5s through the summer holiday. A small donation to the local children's hospital Great Ormond Street would be appreciated.


FRETTENHAM FILM NIGHT
Fri 26th Aug 2016
Frettenham Village Hall
7.30pm - 10pm

The film this month is Brookly, tickets are £4.00 with a bar doors open 6.45pm.


CHARITY GOLF DAY
Fri 26th Aug 2016 - Sun 28th Aug 2016
Golf day: Sprowston Manor, Norwich
Other events: Salhouse Lodge, times below

Raising money for Oliver Burton and his family, to have a dream trip to Disneyland and put a bit of happiness in his life - Oliver was born with Downs Syndrome and by the age of one diagnosed with leukaemia, and never grumbles he just get on with life as he knows no different.

On the Golf Day, there will be an auction, raffle etc, and the Glamtastics will play at Salhouse Lodge from 9pm - entry is free for all to join in the fun.

On the Saturday at Salhouse Lodge there is a kiddies disco starting at 4pm, followed by music from local singer Tom Daynes and the legendary 60s act "The Deal". This is a ticket event at £5.00 in advance or £6.00 on the door.

On the Sunday (at Salhouse Lodge again) is a family fun day with a BBQ, bouncy castle, face painting and much more including live music from four bands and special guest appearances from Marshall (Paw Patrol), Olaf (Frozen) and a Minion too!


NORTH CREAKE VINTAGE AND COLLECTORS FAIR
Sat 27th Aug 2016 - Sun 28th Aug 2016
North Creake Village Hall NR21 9AD
9.30am - 5pm

We are a small but packed to the rafters antique and collectables fair in our 15th year and 32nd fair. We have something for everyone from pictures and books to furniture, tools, china, linen and much much more with lovely home made refreshments available all day. Entry is £1 per adult.


FILBY GRAND FETE
Mon 29th Aug 2016
Playing field, Main Road, Filby
1pm - 4pm

Annual fete. Lots of stalls, dog show, archery, bar, food, charity stalls, bric-a-brac, books, kiddies fairground rides, karate, home made jams and more.

Website: www.filbyvillagehall.org.uk


'PARTY FOR PRISCILLA' - BEACH PARTY
Mon 29th Aug 2016
Prince of Wales pub, Prince of Wales Road, Norwich
7pm - 1am

Beach themed party with charity auction and DJ. In memory of Fiona Mather, to raise money for Priscilla Bacon Lodge.


ART EXHIBITION AND SALE
Sat 3rd Sep 2016 - Sun 4th Sep 2016
Hempstead Village Hall, NR25 6TL
10am - 5pm

Hempstead-by-Holt will be holding its fourth Art Exhibition and Sale in aid of All Saints' Church.

Admission is free and there will be fine pictures, photography, textiles, ceramics, sculpture and glass by a number of Norfolk artists on display, and for sale all at reasonable prices. Refreshments and light lunches will be served during the exhibition. There will be a Pot Luck draw for artwork donated by participating artists.


Website: www.hempsteadarts.co.uk


SALHOUSE GARAGE SALE
Sat 3rd Sep 2016
Salhouse village
10am - 2pm

Have you been meaning to do a car boot for ages? Well why not try one from your garden and get involved in something special and different. The Salhouse Village Garage Sale, giving you the chance for a summer clear out!

Pitches are only £5 which includes your address located on the buyers map... available to buyers for 50p! Which includes a free raffle ticket!

We are welcoming all along to Salhouse for the day. Enjoy the garage sale, grab a bargain, hopefully pick up a prize in the raffle, have some grub and a drink and maybe a wander down the broards.

Proceeds won’t be going 'down the pan'! The church needs a toilet.

This event is raising money towards Salhouse Church who kindly host many events for the village such as Baptisms, Weddings, Funerals, The Harvest Festival and many more; but sadly they do not have a toilet facility to offer guests. Proceeds from pitch & map sales will help them buy one.

How to get involved:
Buyers - just turn up a purchase your maps the house next to the bell pub.
Sellers - simply complete, either the paper form from The Bell, Radley’s coffee shop, Prima Rosa or complete it online (link below).

Want to pay online? - PayPal - www.paypal.me/salhousegaragesale/5

Website: goo.gl/6euEC2


DIBDEN ROAD HOSTEL OPEN DAY & CAR BOOT SALE
Sat 3rd Sep 2016
2 Dibden Road /George White Sports Field Norwich NR3 4SN
10am - 4pm

Car Boot and BBQ, Open day and fun things for family such as face painting, bouncy castle for children and find out what our hostel is all about.

Website: broadlandgroup.org/


SUMMER HORTICULTURAL SHOW
Sat 3rd Sep 2016
Dereham Memorial Hall, NR19 1AD
10am - 4pm

Summer Horticultural Show with lots of local craft stalls, kiddies corner, light lunches by Dereham Caring Friends for Cancer, raffle and tombola.


RUN THE NORWICH PARKS - ORIENTEERING
Sun 4th Sep 2016
Catton Park
10am - noon

Try a new adventure sport around the Norwich Parks this September. The twist? It's a race with no set route between a series of checkpoints choosing your own route around the course, using a detailed map, and electronic chip timing. Courses range from 1k to 5k. Great fun and loads of help available.

Website: www.norfolkoc.co.uk


DUSSINDALE COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE
Sun 4th Sep 2016
Dussindale (NR7)
11am - 4pm

Community garage sale, raising money for outdoor play equipment for Dussindale Primary School. Participating households will pay £5 for entry onto a map which will be available on the day to help customers navigate around the estate easily. Customer raffle, good selection of prizes. Great cause!


FUN DAY & DOG SHOW
Sun 4th Sep 2016
Frettenham Village Hall, NR12 7NN
11am - 4pm

Fun Day for your whole family and the dog. Bouncy Castle, Face Painting, 'Have a Go' Agility, Coconut Shy, Home Baked Cakes, Fish & Chips, Veggie Food, Raffle, Tombola, Exhibitor Stands, Ice Cream, Fun Dog Show, a Bar for Dad and much, much more.

Website: www.kerrygreyhounds.co.uk


WHITWELL & REEPHAM STATION CHARITY FUN DOG SHOW AND FAMILY DAY
Sun 4th Sep 2016
Whitwell and Reepham station, Reepham, Norfolk, NR10 4GA
11am - 4pm

Raising money for Dereham Cancer Care, a voluntarily ran charity supporting local people and their families who have been affected by cancer. Free parking and entry to the family day. 11 fun dog show classes (£5 one off fee, enter as many classes as possible).

Steam train rides, bar, cafe, raffle, stalls, entertainment and much more.

Please contact Jennifer on 07585 954009 or Jynks2001@hotmail.com for more information or to book a stall (£5).


WORLD HORSE WELFARE HALL FARM HORSE & COUNTRY FAYRE
Sun 4th Sep 2016
World Horse Welfare Hall Farm, Chalk Lane, Snetterton, NR16 2LP
10am - 4pm

The Hall Farm Horse & Country Fayre will be a great day out for all the family, with thrilling main arena acts, dog agility, birds of prey and more. Side attractions include a bar, food hall, live music, giant tombola, children's zone, petting area, craft tent, huge secondhand tack sale, and a superb variety of stalls to meet your every shopping need. Don't miss out - make sure you put the date in your diary today! Entry: £2 per person.

Website: http://www.worldhorsewelfare.org/Event/Horse-and-Country-Fay


ACLE GARAGE SALE
Sun 4th Sep 2016
Acle Village
9am - 2pm

Acle and Brundall Lions Club are holding their popular annual ‘Acle Garage Sale’. Residences in the village will be selling from their garages/gardens between 09.00 and 14.00. Maps will be available on the day (for a small donation) from the Lions stall which will be outside The Library on Bridewell Lane, Acle.

All money raised will go toward our main nominated charity which is NARS (Norfolk Accident Rescue Service).


OLD CATTON HORTICULTURAL CLUB
Wed 7th Sep 2016
Old Catton Village Hall, Church Street NR6 7BZ
7,15pm - 9pm

"Wildflowers- Friend or Foe?" - A presentation by Simon Harrap. All welcome. Visitors £2, includes refreshments.


COFFEE MORNING
Wed 7th Sep 2016
Fleggburgh Village Hall
10.30am - 12noon

Norfolk Association for the Disabled Flegg District Committee are holding their annual Coffee Morning to raise funds for outings for the disabled. Bring & Buy, cakes & produce, plants, raffle, stalls, coffee & biscuits. 50p.


FERRY FEST
Fri 9th Sep 2016 - Sun 11th Sep 2016
Reedham Ferry Complex
From Friday 6.30pm

Ferryfest is a not-for-profit live music festival which brings the best in local talent to your front door!

Music and camping only £40 per person. Music tickets only £8 Friday, £15 Saturday, £5 Sunday per person, add one night camping £15 per person. Camping must be booked in advance. Music tickets will be more on the door. 50% off for under 16's, under 5's free.

Raising money for F.A.I.T.H, Music Keys, Star Throwers.


ST GEORGE'S FLOWER FESTIVAL WITH ART AND CRAFT FESTIVAL
Sat 10th Sep 2016 - Mon 12th Sep 2016
St George`s Catholic Church, Sprowston Road, Norwich
10.30am - 5pm (Saturday & Monday)
12noon - 5pm (Sunday)

Flower arrangements from over 15 parishes from across East Anglia, the Polish Community and local Flower Clubs. The Art & Craft Exhibition includes a variety of work by local artists, from paintings to sculptor.

Refreshments available on all three days. Admission is £2.00, which includes a Festival Guidebook.

For more details contact St George`s Parish Office on 01603 426971.


RUN THE NORWICH PARKS - ORIENTEERING
Sun 11th Sep 2016
Whitlingham Country Park
10am - noon

Try a new adventure sport around the Norwich Parks this September. The twist? It's a race with no set route between a series of checkpoints choosing your own route around the course, using a detailed map, and electronic chip timing. Courses range from 1k to 5k. Great fun and loads of help available.

Website: www.norfolkoc.co.uk


CHARITY GIG & QUIZ
Sat 17th Sep 2016
Fat Cat and Canary, Thorpe Road, Norwich
3pm onwards

Charity gig and quiz for Chrohns. Music starts at 3pm - Rain Valley People, Be Box, The Hot Stove League, Moxy Garbanzo, Ransom For A Dead Man featured.


MS THERAPY CENTRE STREET PARTY
Sun 18th Sep 2016
Delft Way, Norwich, NR6 6BB
11am - 3pm

Live music, craft stalls, homemade cakes, food & drink, tombolas, ice cream and bouncy castle.

Website: www.mstcn.org.uk


ROCK 'N' ROLL NIGHT WITH DANNY RENO
Fri 23rd Sep 2016
Ferttenham Village Hall, Church Road, Frettenham
7.30pm - 11.30pm

We have another Rock'n'Roll night to raise funds for the village hall. We have got Danny Reno singing this time, he will also be doing his Roy Orbison tribute, which is well worth seeing. We have a DJ, Popeye Pete as well so it should be a good night.


A TASTE OF SPIRIT
Sat 1st Oct 2016
Connaught Hall, Station Rd, Attleborough, NR17 2AS
10am - 4pm

Mind, Body & Spirit Show, all readings & therapies £7 each, refreshments available. Also a charity book swap supporting E.A.C.H. Free entry.

Website: www.facebook.com/events/995932307152307/


CHARITY AUTUMN BALL
Sat 8th Oct 2016
Marriott Sprowston Manor, Norwich
7pm

TICKET ONLY EVENT £50pp - Email thegodfreysfundraising@hotmail.com for tickets
7pm Arrival for paparazzi photo experience;
7.45 sit down for a luxurious 3 course meal;
then entertainment from the Tesla Jets and a local DJ until 1pm.

In aid of Motor Neurones Disease.

If anyone can help with raffle prizes then please email thegodfreysfundraising@hotmail.com


DAN HADFIELD AS GARY BARLOW
Fri 10th Feb 2017 - Sat 11th Feb 2017
Oaklands Hotel, Norwich
7pm - 12.30am

Raising money in support of the East Coast Truckers - who support many families of disabled and disadvantaged children throughout Norfolk.

Dan has performed with Gary himself and tours all over the UK and Europe with his solo show.

Dan also works as Gary's official lookalike, appearing with him on the Xtra Factor, Miranda, and working for the BBC, ITV, Syco Entertainment, CRUK, Virgin Media, Samsung and many, many more.

Tickets on sale now - £30 - email ectcharityevent@gmail.com