A host of events will be helping to fill visitors to Aylsham Parish Church with festive spirit, with the launch of a Christmas tree festival marking the start of an extended weekend of seasonal celebrations.
North Walsham’s Christmas lights switch-on event on Saturday will see the town transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with festive food and drink, a visit from Santa and a guest appearance by a chart-topping rock star.
When Holt-based photographer Howard Denner was given his first camera at the age of ten, it kick-started a lifelong passion that led to him snapping rock stars ranging from Diana Ross and Debbie Harry, to James Brown and Madonna.
Fifty five north Norfolk Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers were presented with Chief Scout ‘Top’ awards by the High Sheriff of Norfolk, James Bagge, at an activity day held at Gresham’s School, Holt.
Comedy, music and magic with a North Walsham twist promise to provide fun for all the family, in the Pop up People’s Theatre production of the classic pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk, which runs at the Black Swan pub in the town from December 21-24.
Year 6 youngsters at Sheringham Primary School will be playing in a brand new kit this season, thanks to a pair of former pupils who wanted to “give something back” to the school that provided them with their early education.