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                                            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 29th. JUNE 2013
                                                   Members enjoying the day. A great day for everyone.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                           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

June 2013 CD




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.