The October /November 2017 issue of News and Views for the Walsinghams, the Barshams and Houghton St Giles is available online. Please click on this link to see News_and_Views_October_November_2017
“From its wide skies to vast, sandy, windswept beaches, Norfolk bequeaths you that most valuable and elusive thing in our crushed, hectic modern lives: a sense of space.”
Patrick Barkham, The Guardian.
Why don’t you colour in the picture (available here Xmas poster 2017 ? Once you have coloured and decorated the picture (under 11 only) put your name and address on the back and bring to the Walsingham Lights and Carols event on 2 December. We will draw a winner for a special Christmas present (family ticket to ride on the Wells Walsingham Light Railway).
Please note that the following roads will be closed between 4 pm and 9 pm on Saturday 2 December for the Walsingham Christmas Lights:
Holt Road (from junction with Knight Street)
High Street (from Common Place to the Oxford Stores)
Please follow the links below for further information:
Walsingham Christmas Lights – S16A Order 2017
Two interesting Walsingham and District History Society talks coming up in November and December.
Thursday 2nd November 2017 at 7.30 pm.
Mutiny on the Bounty – the Norfolk Connection by Alan Leventhall
Thursday 7th December 2017 at 7.30 pm.
400 years of Holkham Hall by Christine Hiskey
Members £1. Non members £3. Non members very welcome. Refreshments.
Walsingham Village Hall, Wells Road, NR22 6DJ
Do you have a business in Walsingham? If so it can be listed here on the Walsingham village website.
Perhaps you already have a listing, but your entry needs an update. Who should you contact?
Just email your info to firstname.lastname@example.org
Requirements for a business directory entry are, a short piece of descriptive text, contact details/address, and digital images. A postcode will enable us to pinpoint your business on a map.
Check out some other directory entries to see what’s included.
Join us for our half term screening! On Tuesday 24th October at 7.30pm.
We screen the animated film MY LIFE AS A COURGETTE (PG) + short (originally voiced in French, we are screening the English language version).
With Erick Abbate, Romy Beckman, Ness Krell, Amy Sedaris. Director Claude Barras. 66mins
Nominated in the 2017 Oscars Best Animation category, an animated film which defies categorisation. A film for half term week, this is not a purely children’s film. Claude Barras’ stop-motion animated feature is a poignant and well observed story about the darker side of childhood. It touches on bereavement, bullying and the desperate plight of young orphans but does so in a way that is humorous and ultimately redemptive.
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