Our programme was temporarily
suspended but we had speakers booked on Zoom and some
visits planned. For example,
Historic Winterton’ Tuesday
presumes that the Covid "road map" will not be
the Winterton Parish Church.
There will be
a short presentation in the church followed by a
guided tour of the church.
We will then
divide into small groups for a walk around
limited parking available so please do your best
to car share.
us if you have spare spaces in your car which you
are prepared to share with members needing a lift.
If you would
like a lift please advise us when you book and we
will do our best.
Tuesday 15th June
dates for your diary (depending on government
Tuesday 20 July: Coach to Walberswick and
Blythburgh Church. More details to follow.
Tuesday 17 August: Waterways Walk led by
Janet Edwards, at 1.30pm or 4pm, meet opposite
Imperial Hotel, Great Yarmouth. Please
consider lift sharing if you can. Small charge of
£3.50. More details to follow.
Online Zoom talks
March - our first online talk was given by Neil
Storey on Tuesday March 16th at 7.30pm on War along the Norfolk
Coast. The report on it is here.
April - the second online talk was given by Dr Andrew
Tullett on Norfolk Village Signs on
Tuesday 20th April and the report is to be found here.
May - the third online talk was
given by David Berwick, Treasures and
curiosities in some Norfolk churches on
Tuesday 19th May and the report is to be found here.
This year we may also run
some guided walks with Ann Meakin.
a series of history
walks using old maps and historical information.
Do you ever wonder why certain
tracks and paths exist, or how the Enclosure of
1805-12 altered the landscape of Martham? This
is an opportunity to find out.
The walks must be booked in
advance. They will be between two and three miles in
length and we will walk at about two miles an hour.
They will start from places where you can park and
will begin at 10.30 in the morning. Sturdy shoes
will be needed. When they are planned they will
be highlighted here. If you need to know more,
Other walks of interest without a
guide can be found here
which is our history trail, and here,
which is a set of historical footpaths complete with
photos and description.