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Aerial view of Walsingham, Norfolk The Abbey Ruins at Walsingham Stone bridge over the River Stiffkey in the Abbey Grounds at Walsingham Snowdrops in the Abbey Grounds at Walsingham Wells & Walsingham Light Railway The Anglican Shrine, Walsingham, Norfolk Calvary at the Anglican Shrine, Walsingham, Norfolk The Roman Catholic Shrine, Walsingham, Norfolk The Roman Catholic Shrine, Walsingham, Norfolk The Roman Catholic Shrine, Walsingham, Norfolk The Roman Catholic Shrine, Walsingham, Norfolk Friday Market, Walsingham, Norfolk Rolling fields near the Abbey grounds, Walsingham, Norfolk St Mary's and All Saints Church, Little Walsingham Walsingham Farm Shop

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Walsingham News

Open Farm Sunday at Walsingham Farms Shop

Logo_OFS-Colour-plain-datedJoin us for Open Farm Sunday on Sunday 5th June, from 10am-4pm
Activities will include: tractor and trailer tours around Walsingham farms. Food and farming displays. Meet Walsingham farmers and also some of our favourite producer/suppliers, with lots of free tastings. Plus burgers and more for sale from the Farm Shop barbecue.
A pumpkin plant for every child to enter our pumpkin growing competition (weigh-in will be at Hallowe’en)

Walsingham Picture Palace Summer Programme: on Tuesday 24th May BRIDGE OF SPIES

Bridge of Spies Launch One Sheet

Join us on Tuesday 24th May at 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm) for


(12A) 2 hr 15 mins. Thriller.

During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.

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Garden Party at St Seraphim’s

On Saturday 25 June 2016 there is a Garden Party at St Seraphim’s Chapel on Station Road, Little Walsingham. Free admission between 2 pm and 4.30 pm. There will be refreshments, children’s activities and The Pilgrim Jazz Band. For more information contact Sylvia on 01328 820610 or email Sylvia@iconpainter.org.uk

St Seraphims Garden Flyer 25 June 2016

The Beacon is lit for Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday

There was quite a gathering in the Common Place on Thursday evening to celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday. The Chairman of the Parish Council lit the Beacon and Monsigneur John led the singing of the National Anthem.

Lighting the Beacon in Walsingham 21 April 2016

Temporary Road Closure for National Pilgrimage 30 May 2016

On 30th May 2016 the High Street (from its jct with Common Place to its jct with Church Street) will be temporarily closed except for emergency vehicles and pedestrian access between 9 am and 6 pm.

Alternative route will be via: C597 Holt Road, C317 Snoring Road, C317 Walsingham Road, C478 Barsham Road, U14014 Snoring Road, C586 Fakenham Road. Please follow this link to view a map of the diversion route Walsingham National Pilgrimage diversion map May 2016. Read full post »

Clean for the Queen

CLean for the Queen Walsingham 2016On a lovely sunny spring afternoon there were worse things to be doing than spend an hour or two gathering litter for Walsingham’s Clean for the Queen. Provided with special purple litter sacks, grabbers and gloves, the small band of pickers set off from the Mill Car Park each taking a different route out of the village.




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