News

Pictures from our exhibition 100th. Anniversary WW1 11th. November 2018.

Our Wherry day trip *8th.June "2018.

A great day out for members and guests aboard the 'Olive' and 'Norada'.

The Wherry Trust. Our visit March 21st 2018.

Village Fete July 8th. 2017

A great day, our busiest day with the display.

Thanks to our helpers and the interest shown by the villagers.

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BROOKE CHURCH VISIT.

A visit to see the refurbished bells was arranged for 5th. July

A very enjoyable and informative talk was given by John Ash

Pictures by spiderman Paul.

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Open Garden Day 17/18 June 2017.

The group visited the Printing Museum at Jarrolds on Weds. 13th. July 2016.

The Archives group visit to the Raking Pit, Caistor St. Edmund

4th. May 2016.

John, Andy and Jenni arrange the display in the Octagon

celebrating the Queen's 90th. birthday. 9th.June 2016.

Our monthly meeting in the old Village Hall.

October 2015.

(Pic. Mike Fordham).

Our visit to Poringland Lakes. 7 Oct. 2015.

Pic's. Mike Fordham.

Our display stand 27th June 2015.


OUR BOOK WILL BE ON SALE 27TH.JUNE 2015

AT THE VILLAGE FETE 'GIGS and SPARKS IN THE PARK'

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HARDBACK COVER..........£25

SOFT COVER....................£15

The book has been presented to the following ;-

Poringland Primary School

Framingham Earl High School

Poringland Library

The Forum Library Norwich

Cresta Lodge Retirement Home

South Norfolk Council

Tel 01508 493434 or 403437 for your copy.

OUR MEETING 2nd. OCTOBER 2013

Members at the October meeting in the old 'Village Hall' , which is now used as a meeting place on

Wednesday mornings. (Pic. Mike Fordham).

PORINGLAND FETE - Saturday 29th June 2013

The group will be at the Poringland Fete on 29th June and will have a CD of photos for sale for £2.

The slideshow below shows all the photos on the CD.

If you know of anyone who does not have access to a computer this might be useful

as the photos will be capable of display using most modern DVD players

CAISTOR ROMAN CAMP visit Weds.29th. August 2012

The group ,and guests, visited the latest dig before it closed.

PORINGLAND FETE Saturday 30th. June 2012

Another great performance - a lot of interest in our display, both by the older residents

and younger people new to the village.

Thelma Dowe won the competition by identifying the most places, however nobody could place the 1897

picture of The Royal Oak.






THE WHITE HOUSE JUBILEE FETE 3rd. JUNE 2012

Competition on the day winners;- Jane Goodyear, Gill Millson and Becky Fitt. All receive a CD from the archive.

A wet day , but it did not dampen the enthusiasm.

PORINGLAND SCHOOL FETE 18th. JUNE 2011

Another good day, many thanks to the organisers and the visitors who showed an interest in our display.

RAF STOKE HOLY CROSS 1st September 2010

A visit to the Radar site was enjoyed by all. The weather was good and many thanks to Derek Bales and Carol for their generous hospitality. Excellent.

20 July 2010 was an important date for the group.

This was when we started to build this website

PORINGLAND FETE 3rd July 2010

We had a terrific day at the Poringland Fete on 3rd July 2010. Our stand attracted a lot of interest and several people were able to add to our knowledge base of the people of the area. If you were there and wish to get in touch, please do so through the "Contact Us" page.

Many thanks to John Overton for organising a wonderful event.