Christmas lunch information

The Development Worker Team at Norfolk County Council has pulled together some useful information around Christmas lunches and events taking place and this is available below:

Name of event Christmas event Venue Details Contact details
Open Christmas Great Yarmouth Christmas day lunch Marina Centre, Great Yarmouth NR30 2ER Free Christmas meal, entertainment, raffle and goodie bag 11-5pm David Minister openchristmas.greatyarmouth@yahoo.co.uk 0792 8927053 Free transport
Open Christmas Norwich Christmas day lunch The Halls, St Andrew’s Plain, Norwich NR3 1AU Free meal and entertainment, for those   alone, homeless or struggling 11-5pm enquiries@openchristmas.org.uk or http://www.openchristmas.org.uk/norwich.html   01603 624877, for free transport ring 07500260924
Brooke Village Hall Christmas day cafe Brooke Village Hall, Norwich Rd, Brooke NR15 1AB Open 12-4pm for a Tea or coffee and a chat for those alone Lesley Hanner lesleyhanner@talk21.com  www.brookevillagehall.org.uk 01508 550666
ACT Aylsham Christmas day lunch ACT Centre, St Michaels Ave, Aylsham, Norwich NR11 6YA For those on their own or who would like to volunteer, transport may be available. Alison Wright 01263 733385
St Andrews Methodist church Christmas day lunch for those in Sheringham and Cromer Cromer Road, Sheringham NR26 8SA Christmas day alone call for more details Nicky or Connie 01263 837647 or 838167
Swaffham Chrstmas lunch Christmas day lunch  Swaffham Assembly Rooms, Swaffham PE37 7AA Free lunch and entertainment Midday to 3pm, food served at 1pm Iceni Partnership 01760 722800
North Walsham Community Centre Church Together Christmas day lunch New Road,North Walsham NR28 9DE Don Birch      donaldbirch@gmail.com 01692 404889
Mundesley community Christmas day lunch Mundesley and area Christmas day lunch. Please book  All Saints Community Rooms, Mundesley NR11 8BE Christmas day lunch 12.30 for 1pm. Lifts may be available Iain 01263 721743
St Cuthberts Church Hall Christmas day lunch St Cuthberts Church Hall, 2 Wroxham Road, Sprowston NR7 8TZ In need of company this Christmas, Lunch is at 12.30pm Christine 01603 426492
Pine Close Community Centre Christmas day booking preferable Pine Close Community Centre, Thetford IP24 3LA Lunch 12pm onwards, anyone can attend, Transport may be available, volunteers welcome Sharon shaz_eng_uk@hotmail.com   0794 0029510
Long Stratton village hall Christmas day lunch ( vegetarian option available) Ipswich Rd, Long Stratton NR15 2TA 12.30pm arrival, no charge, for those alone and   in need including families. Lifts may be available Rev Heather Wilcox 01508 530238
St Augustines Church Hall Christmas day breakfast St Augustine’s Hall, behind St Augustine’s Church, Pitt St, Norwich NR3 1DS Christmas day breakfast from 10am for homeless and those alone, social evening 4-7 pm every other Saturday next one is 24th November Carrie Sant 0752 390798
Salvation Army Dereham Christmas day lunch 3 St Nicholas St, Dereham NR19 2BS For anyone alone, no charge. Anytime from 11am to eat at 1pm. Transport may be available Major Diana Bennetts     dereham@salvationarmy.org.uk 01362 696341
Salvation Army Lowestoft Christmas day lunch Battery Green Rd Lowestoft NR32 1EA Open Christmas day meal for anyone on their own,couples included, from 10.30 onwards for meal and entertainment with gift to take home, no charge Major Kathryn Woodhouse 01502 539118 please leave a message and we will ring back
Salvation Army Diss Christmas Day lunch 36-40 Sunnyside, Diss IP224DS For anyone alone, no charge Major Cotterill 01379 652898
Salvation Army Thetford Christmas day lunch 22 Magdalen St, Thetford IP242BN For anyone alone, no charge Diane Dickson     diane.dickson@salvationarmy.org.uk 01842 750315
Salvation Army Norwich Christmas day lunch 34 St Giles St, Norwich NR2 1LL Christmas day 10.30 to 3.30pm. Lunch at 12.30 Everyone welcome. No charge The Salvation Army 01603 620747
St Luke’s Church Centre , Beccles Christmas Day Lunch everyone welcome  61 Rigbourne Hill, Beccles, NR34 9JQ 12.30 for 1pm and the cost is £5. This includes some entertainment and a packed tea to take home. Fran Tuck on 01502 717273, who will be pleased to take their details. Transport can be arranged locally 01502 717273
St Faiths Church Christmas day lunch           Booking essential Gayton Road, Kings Lynn Kings Lynn PE30 4EA Lunch and a free gift for those alone, Transport available for those within the Kings Lynn area. Anyone is welcome 01553 770952
Downham Market Methodist Church Christmas lunch Christmas day lunch Paradise Rd, Downham Market PE38 9JE 12pm Start, £12 , transport available, for those that are alone, within a certain radius. Please ring for more details. Diane 01366 387705
Holt Community cafe Christmas day lunch             Booking essential  Donations welcome Kerridge Way, Holt NR25 6DN Lunch, music,movies & games. Donations welcome. Transport may be available with prior notice,  Bishop John Mills   holtcommunitycafe@talktalk.net 0751 9323974 or 07824987174
The Dukes Head Christmas Day lunch 25th December 2018 Slugs Lane, Somerleyton NR32 5QR For those alone, please contact Tara Tara Smythe 01502 730281
All Saints Church Christmas day lunch Christmas day lunch Bradenham Village Hall, Mill St, Bradenham IP257QN Christmas day lunch for those alone living in Shipdham or Bradenham, one parent families   transport may be available Rev’d Gill Wells or James Shelley     01362 822404 or 07854402025
Baileys Fish and Chip shop Christmas day lunch 68 Shelfanger Rd, Diss IP224EH Free Fish and Chip meal for those that are alone Cengiz Bolat 01379 308130
Our House, Mattishall Christmas day lunch 23 Dunlop Road, Dereham, NR19 2XL For those alone and living in Mattishall 12-2pm suemoore23@hotmail.co.uk 01362 692685
Wicklewood Community Festive Lunch Boxing day 26th from 1pm Wicklewood Hall, High St, Wicklewood NR18 9QA For those alone a free Boxing day meal, good company and games please reserve by 7th December Adrian & Jacqueline Hallam  chopie105@gmail.com 0771 8360053
St Mary’s Church Hall Boxing day tea party 2-5pm Church St, Attleborough NR17 2AH Free Boxing day tea party but donations welcome for St Martins Housing, Transport can be provided,please book at least a week beforehand Dorothy 01953 456211
Boundary Pub FREE Christmas Day lunch 25th December, 10-4pm Lunch served at 2pm 414 Aylsham Road, Norwich NR3 2SA For those alone Jonathon 07557 355564
Hethersett Hall Care home Free Christmas lunches every Wednesday in December 12.30-2pm Norwich Road, Hethersett NR9 3AP For those alone Charlotte 01603 810478
Rowan House 25th December, Christmas cakes, mince pies, coffee and tea 10-12pm 28 Queeens Road, Hethersett NR9 3DB For those alone Charlotte or Christine ChristmasProjectHethersett@gmail.com
Connaughts Free Christmas Day lunch 12.30pm Connaught Plain, Attleborough NR17 2EJ For older people Jo French 01953 456600
Tea Pot Café Free Christmas Day lunch 12.30pm 7-8 Plowright Place, Swaffham PE37 7LQ For those alone sandra Berryman 01760 722301
Diss Community Centre Free Festive Social luncheon and activities,   Friday December 21st 10.30 – 14.30, lunch served 12-13.00 pm Diss Youth & Community Centre, Shelfanger, Diss IP22 4EH For older people Julie 07546059061 or julie@mtmyouthservices.orguk
Purfleet Trust Christmas party 20th December     12-3pm Kings Centre, Wellesley St, Kings Lynn PE301QD For the homeless Christmas meal, Raffle Joy joywylie@purfleettrust.org.uk
Dereham Lions club senior citizens Christmas Party Tea party Friday 7th December Northgate High School, Dereham NR19 2EU  5.30-9pm, no need to book, high tea,  entertainment,for senior citizens and those with disabilities  and their carers,  no charge, raffle £1 Lion Vic 01362 850826
Phoenix Centre Christmas lunch 14th December 132a Mile Cross Road,Norwich NR3 2LD Please book £6.50 12pm for 12.30 start. Taxi available first come basis donation £2-3 Phoenix centre 01603 403814
Ryrie Court Christmas lunch 19th December 425 Unthank Road,Norwich NR4 7QB £13pp ,12-3pm Taxi available first come basis donation £2-3 Stella Sheldon Age UK Norwich 01603 397785
Fakenham Carers group Christmas lunch at the Hour glass restaurant 20th December The Hourglass Restaurant, Sculthorpe NR21 9QD New members welcome, there is a cost Celia Lee  celia@snoringwhitehouse.co.uk 01328 787789

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