Welcome


Signpost will try to point you in the right direction for news, 
information, photographs, history, activities and events
in the villages of Ellingham and Kirby Cane.


 Ellingham village sign and school

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This website is operated by the villages' very own Computer Club and we need your help with the content. If you have any news, memories, pastimes or photographs you would like to share, or you would like to know more, please contact us.

“Community is what community does”

 


News

Computer Club Please note the new dates for the Computer Club meetings, commencing March (see below).
 
Yard sale Sunday 22nd July 2018, 9am to 2pm. Maps will be available from the Memorial Hall and the playing field. To book your yard, please contact Sarah on O7957_1O16O1 or Jacqui on O788_7536135. All proceeds will be going to the villages.

What's on?

17th June - Holy Communion

11.00am All Saints Church, Kirby Cane

24th June 2018 - Morning Prayer

10.00am St Mary's Church, Kirby Cane.

22nd July 2018 - Yard sale

The first Kirby Cane & Ellingham yard sale. Maps will be available from the Memorial Hall and the playing field. To book your yard, please contact Sarah on O7957_1O16O1 or Jacqui on O788_7536135. All proceeds will be going to the villages.

Please note - The June edition of Tidings contained a typo: the date is 22nd July NOT the 28th. 

Regular activities

There are regular activities too - please see Groups for details.

Monday  Art Group  2-4pm  Memorial Hall   
  Bingo  7pm Memorial Hall
 for over 16's
Tuesday Keep Fit 7.30pm Memorial Hall
 
Wednesday Computer Club 2pm Memorial Hall
Week 3
Thursday
Knit & Natter 2pm Memorial Hall Every 2 weeks
  Computer Club 
7.30pm
Memorial Hall
 Week 1
   WI 7.30pm Memorial Hall   Week 4
Friday


Carpet Bowls

Pilates

2-4pm 5pm - 6pm6.15pm - 7.15pm
Memorial Hall

 
 
Saturday St Mary's Church coffee morning 10.30am Memorial Hall   Weeks 2
Sunday        
Pre-school Monday to Friday 9.15am to 2.45pm, in the Memorial Hall.






Related organisations
  • Memorial Hall

    Two rooms are available: the main hall 20 x 10 m with hatch to kitchen and a cosy, carpeted smaller room for more intimate gatherings. Also a grassed area with summer house, to the rear of the hall.


  • Ellingham & Kirby Cane Computer Club

    A friendly group and hopefully we increase our knowledge of various popular aspects of computing too! You don't need a computer to join us.


  • Kirby Cane & Ellingham Parish council

    The council elected by you from our parishioners.


A chronology of Ellingham and Kirby Cane


A Chronology of Ellingham and Kirby Cane

0AD.pdf© Jo Gooderham 2016, 
reproduced by kind permission

    Maps
    1836
     1801-6 Enclosure
     1797

     
Ellingham Mill 1612
    1015AD 
     Loddon & Clavering Hundreds
     Early Medieval

Special items

Ellingham Mill

Golden Jubilee celebrations, 2002

Ellingham, the Waveney Valley Line and World War II (WWII)

Home Guard.

The local brigades for boys and girls in the 1940's and 50's.

English humour.

St Mark's Mission Hall.

Methodist Chapel

Memories of 'The Green Hut'.

B4RNorfolk 
Broadband for rural Norfolk