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Hirsty's Family Fun Park, Hemsby - Outdoor amusement park with a giant corn maze, play equipment, cafe & seasonal Halloween activities.

Hemsby Fun Park - Family entertainment park, dodgems, waltzers, go-carts, children's rides & a giant slide.

Hemsby Karting Centre - The very latest full size electric racing karts, on site food with extensive menu and next to a fairground.

Lost World Adventure Golf, Hemsby - A stunning nine hole themed golf course. Dinosaurs, fossils, water hazards, and ancient Aztec temple.

Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips, Horsey Mere - A one hour trips reveals wildlife secrets that we normally only see on TV nature programmes.

Martham Boats - Hire from a range of day boats and half-deckers for up to six people. They have electric and diesel day boats.

Wroxham Barns - Leisure and shopping complex with boutiques, craft studios, a kids' farm, funfair and restaurant.

Bewilderwood, Horning - A huge, award winning forest of family fun and outdoor adventure. Treehouses, zip wires, jungle bridges, &  more.

Hippodrome Circus, Gt. Yarmouth - Britain’s only surviving total circus building, built in 1903. Water spectacles, stage shows and cinema.

Pleasure Beach, Gt. Yarmouth - A historic pleasure park which opened in 1909. Currently rated in the top 10 of all leisure parks in the UK.

Joyland, Gt. Yarmouth - Children's Fun Park. Rides include the famous snails, tyrolean tub twist, the spook express kiddie coaster and more.

Sea Life, Gt. Yarmouth - Prepare for astonishing close views of mighty sharks, giant sea turtles and other fascinating creatures of the deep.

Merrivale Model Village, Gt. Yarmouth - Enchanting theme park offering a model village, garden railway, penny arcade & mini-golf course.

Time & Tide Museum, Gt. Yarmouth - Set in one of the UK's best preserved Victorian herring curing works. Norfolk's third largest museum.

Pleasurewood Hills, nr, Lowestoft - Visitors can jump onboard Wipeout, the tallest, fastest and most extreme roller coaster in East Anglia.

Bure Valley Railway - A 15 in minimum gauge heritage railway runs from Wroxham to Aylsham. It uses both steam and diesel locomotives.

Wells & Walsingham Light Railway - A 10 ¹⁄₄ in gauge heritage railway running between Wells-next-the-Sea and Walsingham.

Blickling Hall - A stately home which has been in the care of the National Trust since 1940. Discover 4,600 acres of land.

Felbrigg Hall - A 17th-century English country house noted for its Jacobean architecture and fine Georgian interior.

Sheringham Park - A landscape park and gardens surrounds privately occupied Sheringham Hall. The park is open to visitors.

Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens - Home to a variety of animals including endangered tigers, huge crocodiles, noisy gibbons and more.

Happisburgh Lighthouse - The only independently operated lighthouse in the Uk and the oldest working lighthouse in East Anglia.

If you have an attraction that you would like us to feature on one of our pages for free, please get in touch: info@wintertononsea.co.uk

Here are a few more suggestions of places to visit

What's on in November

Tuesday 2nd November

8.00pm - 9.00pm ... Sue Ward's dog training class at the Church Room. Sue can be contacted on 01493 394359 for further information.


Wednesday 3rd November

9.30am - 3.30pm ... Winterton Quilters have their weekly gathering at the village hall. They do all sorts of soft crafts including quilting, bag making, knitting, embroidery and much more.


7.00pm - 8.00pm … Table tennis club meets at the village hall.


Thursday 4th November

9.30am - 10.15am ... Zumba classes with Hayley at Winterton Village Hall. Men and women are welcome for all levels of fitness, seated or standing. Soon Hayley will be adding 15 minutes on to the classes for strengthening exercises. If you are interested in this part only

£1.50 or £6 for all. Call her on 07714 767111.


2.00pm - 4.00pm ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter,

Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or

email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


Friday 5th November

6.30pm - 9.30pm ... 901 Troop Marine Cadets meeting at the village hall. New recruits are welcome.

Subs are £15 a month (the first night is free) and uniform is provided. There are two sections - aged

10 to 18 and 18 to 21. Email: tsfearless901@yahoo.com Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/tsfearlessmcc/


Saturday 6th November

9.00am - 11.00am ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter,

Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or

email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


Tuesday 9th November

8.00pm - 9.00pm ... Sue Ward's dog training class at the Church Room. Sue can be contacted on

01493 394359 for further information.


Wednesday 10th November

9.30am - 3.30pm ... Winterton Quilters have their weekly gathering at the village hall. They do all sorts of soft crafts including quilting, bag making, knitting, embroidery and much more.


7.00pm - 8.00pm … Table tennis club meets at the village hall.


7.30pm ... Winterton Garden Club have their monthly meeting in the church room. Simon Partridge will be talking about the history and tradition of Christmas. People are asked to wear masks and there will be no refreshments.


Thursday 11th November

9.30am - 10.15am ... Zumba classes with Hayley at Winterton Village Hall. Men and women are welcome for all levels of fitness, seated or standing. Soon Hayley will be adding 15 minutes on to the classes for strengthening exercises. If you are interested in this part only £1.50 or £6 for all. Call her on 07714 767111.


2.00pm - 4.00pm ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party

meets at the boat shelter, Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help

restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


Friday 12th November

6.30pm - 9.30pm ... 901 Troop Marine Cadets meeting at the village hall.

New recruits are welcome. Subs are £15 a month (the first night is free)

and uniform is provided. There are two sections - aged 10 to 18 and 18 to 21.

Email: tsfearless901@yahoo.com Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/tsfearlessmcc/


Saturday 13th November

9.00am - 11.00am ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter, Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


10.00am ... Litter Pick on Winterton beach. All volunteers should meet at the car park.


11.00am - noon ... Winterton Parish Council will be holding its surgeriy, where people are welcome to come to the Village Hall and raise any issues or concerns with one of the parish councillors.  This month it's Cllr Carr.


7.30pm ... Theatre East are back to present “Rip It Up”. Songs, dance and comedy from the 50s to the 80s at Hemsby village Hall. Raffle, quiz, bar and refreshments. Tickets £5 from Hemsby Post Office or call Tony on 732176.


Sunday 14th November

9.00am ... Remembrance service around the war memorial and then continued in the church.


11.15am - 3.00pm ... Volunteer work being carried out to manage the Russian Vine on the valley

bank, which is overwhelming some of the native shrubs and trees. If you would like to help just turn

up at the bottom of the public steps at 10.00am. For more info or to let the organisers know you are

coming, please email: cllrpunchard@gmail.com or ring 07900 376 462.


Monday 15th November

10am - 3.00pm ... Volunteer work being carried out to manage the Russian Vine on the valley bank,

which is overwhelming some of the native shrubs and trees. If you would like to help just turn up at

the bottom of the public steps at 10.00am. For more info or to let the organisers know you are

coming, please email: cllrpunchard@gmail.com or ring 07900 376 462.


Tuesday 16th November

8.00pm - 9.00pm ... Sue Ward's dog training class at the Church Room. Sue can be contacted on

01493 394359 for further information.


Wednesday 17th November

9.30am - 3.30pm ... Winterton Quilters have their weekly gathering at the village hall. They do all sorts

of soft crafts including quilting, bag making, knitting, embroidery and much more.


7.00pm - 8.00pm … Table tennis club meets at the village hall.


Thursday 18th November

9.30am - 10.15am ... Zumba classes with Hayley at Winterton Village Hall. Men and women are welcome for all levels of fitness, seated or standing. Soon Hayley will be adding 15 minutes on to the classes for strengthening exercises. If you are interested in this part only

£1.50 or £6 for all. Call her on 07714 767111.


2.00pm - 4.00pm ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter, Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


5.00pm - 7.30pm ... The Salvation Army annual collection at the village hall. Donations of non perishable food, toiletries, toys, new clothes and bedding welcomed.


Friday 19th November

6.30pm - 9.30pm ... 901 Troop Marine Cadets meeting at the village hall. New recruits are

welcome. Subs are £15 a month (the first night is free) and uniform is provided. There are two

sections - aged 10 to 18 and 18 to 21. Email: tsfearless901@yahoo.com Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/tsfearlessmcc/


Saturday 20th November

9.00am - 11.00am ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat

shelter, Hales Lodge. Vounteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck.

Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


Tuesday 23rd November

8.00pm - 9.00pm ... Sue Ward's dog training class at the Church Room. Sue can be contacted on

01493 394359 for further information.


Wednesday 24th November

9.30am - 3.30pm ... Winterton Quilters have their weekly gathering at the village hall. They do all

sorts of soft crafts including quilting, bag making, knitting, embroidery and much more.


7.30pm … Winterton Parish Council's monthly meeting at the village hall.


Thursday 25th November

9.30am - 10.15am ... Zumba classes with Hayley at Winterton Village Hall. Men and women are welcome for all levels of fitness, seated or standing. Soon Hayley will be adding 15 minutes on to the classes for strengthening exercises. If you are interested in this part only £1.50 or £6 for all. Call her on 07714 767111.


2.00pm - 4.00pm ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter, Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


Friday 26th November

6.30pm - 9.30pm ... 901 Troop Marine Cadets meeting at the village hall. New recruits are welcome.  Subs are £15 a month (the first night is free) and uniform is provided. There are two sections - aged 10 to 18 and 18 to 21.

Email: tsfearless901@yahoo.com Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tsfearlessmcc/


Saturday 27th November

9.00am - 11.00am ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter, Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


10.00am - 1.00pm ... Winterton Church Christmas Bazaar at the Church Room. Please help them to raise funds for the village church by donating items - cakes, Christmas items, craft items, tombola prizes, raffle prizes. All donations will be greatly appreciated. Please contact Sandra: 01493 393480 or bring along to the Church Room from 2.00pm the day before.


7.30pm ... Winterton Cinema Society will screen their monthly film at the village hall. Tickets are £5 and are available from Poppy's or on the door.


Sunday 28th November

10.00am ... After Mass the monthly 100 Club will be drawn at Winterton Church. Tickets are

£1 a month or £12 for a year. First prize is £20, second £15 and third £10. Contact Margaret

Browning on 393755 for more details.


Tuesday 30th November

8.00pm - 9.00pm ... Sue Ward's dog training class at the Church Room. Sue can be contacted

on 01493 394359 for further information.


Looking ahead to December


Wednesday 1st December

9.30am - 3.30pm ... Winterton Quilters have their weekly gathering at the village hall. They

do all sorts of soft crafts including quilting, bag making, knitting, embroidery and much more.


10.30am - noon ... The Seasiders Ukulele Band meets and plays at Poppy's Tea Room.


7.00pm - 8.00pm … Table tennis club meets at the village hall.


Thursday 2nd December

9.30am - 10.15am ... Zumba classes with Hayley at Winterton Village Hall. Men and women are welcome for all levels of fitness, seated or standing. Soon Hayley will be adding 15 minutes on to the classes for strengthening exercises. If you are interested in this part only £1.50 or £6 for all. Call her on 07714 767111.


2.00pm - 4.00pm ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter, Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


Friday 3rd December

6.00pm ... Santa will be visiting Winterton on his sleigh, courtesy of Norfolk Broads Lions Club.


6.30pm - 9.30pm ... 901 Troop Marine Cadets meeting at the village hall. New recruits are welcome.  Subs are £15 a month (the first night is free) and uniform is provided. There are two sections - aged 10 to 18 and 18 to 21. Email: tsfearless901@yahoo.com Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tsfearlessmcc/


Saturday 4th December

9.00am - 11.00am ... Winterton-on-Sea Lifeboat Restoration Group work party meets at the boat shelter, Hales Lodge. Volunteers are welcome to help restore the Edward Birkbeck. Phone: 394954 or email: woslifeboat@gmail.com


10.00am - 3.30pm ... Artisan Christmas Fair at Winterton Village Hall. Handmade Christmas gifts, from bath bombs

to bows, from quilting crafts to crackers.


Sunday 5th December

2.00pm - 4.00pm ... Recycling Christmas Event in Winterton Village Hall. Bring any item you no longer want and

swap it for something else. As the event is organised by the Great Yarmouth Green Party they are emphasising all

things cycling. They even have a complete bicycle for their free raffle. Feel free to wear masks but probably best

to remove them when sampling their delicious Vegan Cakes.


Tuesday 7th December

8.00pm - 9.00pm ... Sue Ward's dog training class at the Church Room. Sue can be contacted on 01493 394359 for further information.


Wednesday 8th December

9.30am - 3.30pm ... Winterton Quilters have their weekly gathering at the village hall. They do all sorts of soft crafts including quilting, bag making, knitting, embroidery and much more.


7.00pm - 8.00pm … Table tennis club meets at the village hall.


Friday 10th December

The Friends of Winterton Primary School and Nursery are holding a Christmas raffle with £50 cash prize, amongst others. Unfortunately they are unable to hold their annual Christmas fayre. If any local businesses or members of the community would like to donate any prizes, please get in touch with Angela Hudson-Jones or message/contact the school direct. Every bit of support they receive really would be appreciated. Tickets will be on sale at Poppy's, Winterton Fish Bar, The Fisherman's Return and Loomes Stores. Parents and carers with children at school can purchase tickets at the school via any Friends members or at the office.


Friday 17th December

1.30pm - 3.45pm ... Santa will be picked up from Poppy's and transported round the village in Operation Santa Jeeps. The vehicles will parade outside Burleigh House, Back Path at 1.45pm. Santa's first stop will be Winterton Primary School sports field at 2.00pm, then Hales House, Someron Road at 2.30pm, then on to Bulmer Lane, Cobbleways, the Craft, George Beck, the Holway, Hillview, Edward Road and Bush Road. They will then return down the Craft and on to the Lane and the Fishermans at 3.00pm. After a tot at the pub, Santa will carry on to Kings Street, Beach Raod, Market Place, Old Chapel Road (Marams Home), Low Road, Empson's Loke and stop on the village green at 3.30pm.  The parade will finish at Back Path.

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Jim Kay repairing the lifeboat shelter roof

Award winners at the 901 Troop presentation night held in October

Russian vine overwhelming a Rowan tree