Reefs Bar

Please see Reefs website for details of gigs:

Food is served every day from Noon until 10 p.m.(Sundays until 9 p.m.)   Including the Winter Warmer Breakfast served daily from Noon. 

Additionally there is the following special offer:

Sunday Carvery:  Choice of two roast meats with homemade Yorkshire puddings and up to eight vegetables .   Also a choice of desserts

Prices: 1 Adult  course - £6.50;  2 Adult courses - £8.95   Children: £4.80 and £7.25 respectively.   Served from Midday until 4 p.m. every Sunday.


 The Star Inn, Lessingham

Norfolk & Norwich CAMRA's Rural Pub of the Year 2017

Congratulations to The Star for being awarded and again retaining the maximum five stars for food hygiene by North Norfolk District Council and also for being included in CAMRA's Good Beer Guide 2018 - making it eight years on the trot!

First Wednesday of each month starting at 8.30 p.m. - Acoustic Nights - bring along your own instruments and play some tunes or just come along for a sing song

Please note that The Star is closed for the whole of Mondays (except Bank Holidays)


Village Hall Craft Fairs

Craft Fayres, run by Norfolk Creative Crafters, is having a winter break and will hold the next one from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday 29th. April in Palling Village Hall.  These are generally held on the last Sunday of each month from April to October inclusive.

Free admission and you are welcome to come and browse,. There will be stalls both inside and outside the Hall showing embroidery, plants , jewellery and many more crafted items. Tea, cofee and cake available. For more information please telephone Shirley on 01692 5984


Parish Council 

As the February meeting has been cancelled, the next Parish Council meeting will be held on Tuesday 27th. March commencing at 7.30 p.m. in the Village Hall.  Everyone is welcome to attend.


Blood Donation

The Blood Service will be at Stalham High School on Wednesday 4th. April.   Session times are from 12.50 to 15.30 and from 16.30 to 18.45 hours.   Appointments, which are strongly recommended, may be made by either telephoning 0300 123 23 23 or on-line at  


Beach Cleans

Volunteers are needed for the next beach cleaning sessions on Palling beach. the dates of which will be announcd shortly. .

Meet at the ramp by the Reefs Bar, Beach Road.  Please come along and help keep the beach safe for wildlife and people and also help clear the oceans of plastic waste which is deadly to Sealife.

Beach cleaning sessions are tide dependent and could be cancelled if the tide is excessively high or there are very severe weather conditions.   Please check websites (see below).

Full details from the organiser Michelle Duddy on or or visit the Marine Conservation Society's website 


Wednesday Lunches

Lunch is served in the Church Rooms, Church Road from Noon onwards on the first Wednesday of each month.  No charge but donations gratefully received.   The next will be on Wednesday 4th. April.


Games Afternoons

Scrabble & Cribbage. - if you'd like a game or prefer just a cup of tea then come along to the Church Rooms, Church Road on the Second Monday of the month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.  Subs: £1 (includes refreshments)  Everyone welcome.

Next session: Monday 9th. April.


Stalham Library

Stalham Library offers a range of varied activities including Business Start Up Advice, French conversation and Under 5s Story Time amongst others.   

Further information may be had by either telephoning 01692 580794 or on-line at Norfolk County Council ( and following this pathway - Libraries - Opening times & locations - Stalham - list of events.

Free Wi-Fi is available at the Library.  All that's needed is your library card and PIN.


Mobile Library

Next Visits: Thursdays 22nd. March & 19th. April. 

Palling -  Village Hall                                           10.50 - 11.10

Waxham - Woodside Bungalow                          11.15 - 11.30

Waxham - Brograve Farm Cottage                     11.35 - 11.50

Horsey - Old Nelson Head Pub Corner               12.00 - 12.10

(Information from Norfolk County Council - 01692 402482)


Shopping Trips for April

Friday 6th. April - Great Yarmouth

Friday 20th. April - Great Yarmouth

Please note that from January the pick-up times are 30 minutes earlier - Catfield 9.00 and Sea Palling 9.15.

Telephone May on 01692 580940 for bookings.


North Norfolk Festivals

Throughout the year there's a wealth of festivals all along the North Norfolk Coast with something for everyone from "high art to low comedy".     Further details on


Norfolk & Norwich Festival

The 2018 Festival will be held from 11th. to 27th. May.  The full programme of events has now been published and details may be found on


Jazz Evening

Saturday 7th. April in the Village Hall featuring "Take 4".  Tickets are £10 each (including a finger buffet) and are available from the Village Store or telephone Jane on 01692 598464 or Margaret on 01692 598828 or e-mail   Wine, beer, soft drinks and coffee will be available to purchase.


Art Group

The Art & Craft Group meet every Thursday afternoon from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Church Room, Church Road.  Come along and join us for a couple of hours to draw, paint, sew or knit or whatever takes your fancy.   Tea, coffee, cake and chatting are mandatory!

Further information from either Frances 02692 598037 or Fran 01692 584252


Sea Palling Singers

Every Monday night from 7p.m. to 8.30 the Nissen Hut, Church Road.    Everyone is very welcome - abiliity to read music irrelevant; desire to sing preferable; sense of humour essential!  Subs. are £2 - for more information please telephone Beverley on 598881.


 Village Hall Quiz and Supper nights

The next ones will be on Saturdays 17th. March and 21st. April starting at 7.30 p.m.   

These popular events are held every month (except December) and it is essential to book a table (for a team of up to six people) for catering puposes.   Please telephone 01692 598828 or 598464 or e-mail  The current cost is £8.00 per person for the quiz together with a 3 course supper with vegetarian option.     Please bring your own beverages. 


Regular Events in the Hall

Telephone Alex on 01692 598029 for information on bookings

 The Hall has now a "Facebook" page - Sea Palling and Waxham Village Hall

Carpet Bowls - Mondays & Thursdays at 7.30 p.m.  Subs.£1.50 per session including refreshments.   Please telephone Diane Mann before coming -  01692 580827

Yoga every Thursday from 9.45 a.m.-11.15 a.m. followed by Gentle Yoga Hour - 11.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.    Details: or Clare on 01692 598022  

Quiz & Supper nights - Third Saturday of each month (any changes to dates will be advertised) start 7.30 p.m.    

Bingo - First Friday of every month (any changes will be advertised). Starts 7.30 p.m.  Lots of prizes to be won and a cash accumulator which increses by £5 per month until it's won.

Line Dancing - Wednesdays from 7 to 9 p.m.  Beginners welcome. Format :- 7 - 8 Beginners; 8 - 9 Intermediate.  Sense of humour essential - great fun.  Price £2 per session including refreshments.  From January the subs. increase to £3 for the evening.   For Information please call Margaret on 01692 598828.