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Late October opening

Now that the half-term holidays are here we offer the last opportunity this year to visit the Fishermen’s Heritage Centre and the Peter Coke Shell Gallery. Because of a shortage of volunteers it is unlikely that we will be able … Continue reading

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Art Exhibition 2018

This year’s art exhibition was opened by the Mayor of Sheringham, Councillor Mrs Madeleine Ashcroft on the evening of 16th August when a preview was held for members and invited guests. The raffle prize was generously donated by Tony Purdy. … Continue reading

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Society AGM

The Sheringham Society held its AGM on 13th April. Many thanks to the 32 members who came to give their support, the best attendance for several years. The society reported another successful year in 2017. All members of the current … Continue reading

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Presentations to EACH and EAAA

At the coffee morning and talk held on 28th September a cheque for half of the profits (£400) from the society’s 2017 Art Exhibition was presented to the East Anglian Children’s Hospices. The remaining £400 of the profit was presented … Continue reading

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Lucy Lavers Trip

In July the Society organised another trip on the Lucy Lavers lifeboat based in Wells-next-the Sea for members and friends. Anyone wishing to go on a similar trip in 2018 should contact Social Secretary Maureen Cooper (tel. 822156) or the … Continue reading

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The 2017 Art Exhibition

The exhibition, held in late August in the Masonic Hall, Cromer Road, was another great success. More than 50 local artists submitted just over 300 pictures of which 51 were sold. The photograph shows Society Chairman Peter Strudwick getting the … Continue reading

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