Events List

Due to the ongoing issues with the Events Calendar section of the site, we’ve created this page which isn’t as nice as the What’s On section but hopefully still gives you an idea of what is happening in the Parish (and just outside).

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June 2019

Thursday 6th 

The Friends of All Saints Church, Hemblington. Thursday 6th June.  Trees and Woods of the Norfolk Landscape – a talk to be given by the well-known landscape historian Professor Tom Williamson (UEA) at All Saints Church on Thursday 6th June at 7pm.  All are welcome to this free event.  Refreshments and a short Friends update will also be offered.  The churchyard will be looking lovely and full of wild flowers.  Further information can be found at or phone 01603 715804 or email

Friday 7th

Blofield Court House Friday 7th June.  Live Jazz Evening. welcome return of the Norwich-based RED SHADOW QUARTET playing a selection of original material, standards and some material from their new CD. Featuring Trevor Rowland saxophones, Peter Hayes piano, Dave Pullin double bass and Rob Masters drums. Doors and bar 7.30pm, music from 8.00pm. Tickets from mid-May £10.00 from S & S Mitchell Newsagents The Street, Blofield or online at  (commission applies). All enquiries to 01603 715349.

Wednesday 12th 

Blofield & District Gardening Club June Meeting, Wednesday 12th June. ‘Eucomis and other South African Bulbs’ with Richard Clark of Panache Plants.  7.30pm at Margaret Harker Hall, Blofield.  All welcome, refreshments provided after the talk.  (Visitors are very welcome to attend any meeting for a fee of £2.00 per evening).  For further details please visit

Friday 14th

Blofield Court House Friday 14th June.  Village Screen. MARY POPPINS RETURNS (U).  Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) re-enters the lives of the Banks family and uses her unique magical skills to help the grown-up Michael (Ben Whishaw) and Jane (Emily Mortimer) to rediscover joy and wonder.  Matinee 2.30pm (Tea, cakes and ice-cream) Evening 7.30pm (bar, soft drinks and ice cream).  Tickets £4.50 from S&S Mitchell Newsagents, The Street, Blofield.  All enquiries to 01603 712306.

Monday 17th 

The Friends of All Saints Church, Hemblington Monday 17th June.  Surveying/Recording Churchyard wildlife. Surveying and recording the churchyard wildlife between 10am and 12noon on Monday 17th June.  All are welcome!  Further information can be found at or phone 01603 715804 or email

July 2019

Wednesday 3rd 

St Andrew and St Peter’s Church  presents a concert of the Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge on Wednesday 3rd July 2019 at 7.30pm.  Tickets £10 at the door and includes wine and savoury bits.  Blofield’s Edward Paston was an important patron of William Byrd in the 15th to 16th centuries and collector of his music.  This concert will include ‘William Byrd – A Musical Portrait’ and some lively Spirituals.

Wednesday 10th

Blofield & District Gardening Club presents the 4 Season Gardens with Helen Worvill of Helen’s 4 Seasons Plants.  Wednesday 10th July at 7.30pm at Margret Harker Hall.  All welcome with refreshments being provided after the talk.  Further details can be found at (Visitors are very welcome to attend any meeting for a fee of £2.00 per evening)

Saturday 13th

Blofield & District Gardening Club Summer Show Saturday 13th July at 2pm at Margaret Harker Hall.  This is the highlight of the Club’s year when members have an opportunity to show their gardening and home produce skills to other members and the general public.  Everyone is very welcome to come along to the Margaret Harker Hall, to see the flowers, fruits, vegetables, baking and preserves being exhibited by members of the Gardening Club.  Judging takes place in the morning and then from 2pm you will be warmly welcomed to review the exhibits, enjoy refreshments, raffles, plants and cakes sales and finally take advantage of the auction of many of the exhibits.  Further details can be found at