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Banham, New Buckenham & Old Buckenham


What's On

July 2018

Finding Your Feet
Appleyard Fayre
Saturday 7th July 2018, 8pm
60’s Dances with Memphis Index
Banham Community Centre £8 entrance

Saturday 7th July, 11am to 4pm
Summer fete
Banham Community Centre
Raffle, gifts, face painting BBQ, Bar, coffee and cake, stalls, tombola, entertainment, dance, games, bouncy castle and lots more. Enquiries and bookings welcome!
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Saturday 7th July at 6pm
Old Buckenham Garden Party
The annual evening Garden Party to raise funds for All Saints Church will be held at 1 Mill Road Old Buckenham (by kind permission of John and Barbara Frost).
This is part of "Raise the Roof" fund raising for the new thatched roof.
Tickets at £5 each are available from the Frosts or from members of
All Saints PCC.

Saturday 14th July 2018, 12 till 4pm
Old Buckenham Village Fete
Old Buckenham Village Hall. Come and join us for a great time!

Saturday 21st July
Movies at St Mary’s Banham
The greatest High School Musical of all times
40th anniversary celebration
John Travolta and Olivia Newton John
Grease – Sing Along (PG)
Come and join us for a party night to remember
Tickets £5.00 in advance from Banham Post Office, £5.50 on the door
Join us for pre-show meal (extra charge applies) at 7.00pm, film starts at 7.45pm
Bar and other refreshments available throughout.
Will you be “hopelessly devoted” to Olivia Newton John, or dreaming of those “summer nights” with John Travolta
FOBC – David Hicks 01953887575 or

Saturday 21st July from 10.00am to 4.00pm.
Banham Open Gardens
Sixteen delightful and varied gardens in Banham, large and small, will be open to the public. Tickets cost £5.00, which includes a map of the gardens and will be available from the Post Office and at the Church on the day, where there will also be refreshments and toilets. Proceeds go towards church window repairs and restoration. Come along and see some hidden gems and surprises in our beautiful village.

Coming up:

Messy Church ‘Summer Picnic’ – A date in the diary for those long summer holidays. Come along to ‘Messy Church’ on Sunday 12th August, 4pm at Banham Church for a summer picnic. Lots of fun to be had. Everyone welcome.

YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU - We are holding a week long exhibition in St Mary’s Banham from 5th November to 10th November, ending with an event on the 10th to commemorate 100 years since Armistice day. We are collecting details for display on all the men of Banham who gave their lives in both world wars, and are commemorated on the war memorial. If you have any family links, photos or other information of these men please get in touch David Hicks 01953887575 or Also we are looking to show what village life was like at the time of WW1, so if you have any pictures of the village you would be happy for us to copy please get in touch. Further details of the event will be posted later.

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