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.

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Your part

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”



Litter pick There will be a litter pick on Monday 26th November. You are welcome to come and lend a hand. We'll meet at the playing field at 10.00 am. Bags and grabbers will be supplied.

What's on?

18th November 2018 - Holy Communion

11.00am at All Saints Church, Kirby Cane

25th November 2018 - Morning prayer

11.00am at St Mary's Church, Ellingham

26th November 2018 - Litter pick

Meet at Ellingham playing field at 10.00am

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
Knit & Natter 2pm Memorial Hall Every 2 weeks
  Computer Club 
Memorial Hall
 Weeks 2&3
   WI 7.30pm Memorial Hall   Week 4

Carpet Bowls


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

Saturday St Mary's Church coffee morning 10.30am Memorial Hall   Weeks 2
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

     1801-6 Enclosure

Ellingham Mill 1612
     Loddon & Clavering Hundreds
     Early Medieval

Special items

Lest we forget

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'.

Broadband for rural Norfolk