community information section is divided into three areas - Amenities
Businesses and Groups and Organisations. On this page are details of the many
groups and organisations in the village.
access the other community information sections simply click on the links
Groups and Organisations
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and Craft Group - Meets Wednesdays during term times from 10 a.m to noon
at the Methodist Schoolroom. Contact
Tina Greenhalgh: 50 New Road: Tel 01603 810364.
Aspiring Artists - Meet on Thursdays at 2 p.m in Hethersett
Village Hall. Members use a variety of mediums with the aim of
supporting and encouraging each other in a relaxed and sociable
atmosphere. There is a small library of books and videos for
members' use and the group holds an annual exhibition in the
Card Making Club - Usually meets second Sunday of each month
(visit our What's On Section to check dates), Hethersett Village
Hall 9.30 to 12.30. Further details from Sharon on 01603 507102
for Pleasure Group meets in Hethersett Village Hall on
Wednesdays from 10 a.m until noon.
and District Aid in Sickness Fund
and District Aid in Sickness Fund (formerly Hethersett Nursing
Association) gives financial assistance to those living in
Hethersett, Ketteringham and Little Melton. Grants help those
who are sick, infirm or convalescing and also help with the
supply of medical or nursing equipments. Grants can be used for
adapting cars, wheelchair or other mobility items, support
during a sudden medical crisis, nebulisers and other equipment
and pre-payment certificates for prescriptions. The charity is
run by a number of trustees. These can be contacted on the
following numbers: Liz - 811057, Alan 813077, Barbara 810502,
Liz 811413, Margaret 810891 and Mary 811330.
Lindley Educational Foundation
Caroline Lindley Educational Foundation gives support to young
people in Hethersett and will consider assisting with the cost
of any educational activity, need or necessary supplies.
Applicants have to be within the 18 to 25 age range. The
contact is clerk to the trustees Geoff Brownsey on 811624 or via
e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Guides, Beavers and Scouts meet in
the Scout and Guide Hut in Queen's Road.
Rainbow Guides (5-7
years) meet on Wednesday Evenings - Contact Kerry Awberry by clicking
Brownies meet on
Tuesday evenings -
Contact Angela Butcher on 07766 047785 or via e-mail by clicking
meet on Thursday evenings - Contact Sharon Watts by clicking
meet Thursday evenings 7.15-8.45 p.m. Contact Jill Pullin
First Hethersett Beavers meet
Mondays 5.45 to 7.15 p.m - Contact Jamie Warren on 01603 811001 or
by e-mail by clicking here.
Registration forms are also available by clicking
Cub Scouts meet on Fridays from 7-8.30 p.m - Contact Chris
Avery Cub Leader by clicking
Scouts meet on
Mondays from 7-9 p.m -
Group Leader - Chris Avery by clicking
group has its own web site.
This can be viewed by clicking
here. For more information on Guiding click
Jubilee Youth Club
Jubilee Youth Club is in Back Lane virtually opposite the
Village Hall. Meets on Wednesday evenings from 5.45 to 7.30 p.m for
School Years 5 and 6 and from 7.30 to 9.15 p.m for Years 7 to 9. There
is also an out of school club on Monday, Tuesdays and Fridays
from 3.30 to 5.30 p.m. For more information contact Gillian
Saunders on 01953 607566. The hall can be booked for events. To
do this contact Wendy on 07825 789765.
Groups in Alphabetical Order
Club - Club meets every Thursday evening from 7 p.m until
9.30 p.m in Hethersett Social Club to play
social rubber bridge. A friendly club it welcomes all levels of
experience including beginners.
Singers - Choir meets Wednesdays at 8 p.m at Hethersett Academy
Margaret Hobday on 810449 or by e-mail by clicking
and Hethersett Flower Club - Meets monthly on the fourth Monday
of the month at 7.30 p.m in Hethersett
Village Hall. Full details of the club and contacts are
available by clicking here
For information on past and coming events please click
here . The club's programme for 2014-2015 is available
by clicking here and the club's
latest reports and photographs can be viewed by clicking
Club - Meets Tuesdays at the Church Hall in Henstead Road. Membership is
via recommendation from doctor.
Mrs Ruth Denmark 30 Grove Road NR9 3JP on 811523.
Circle for tea, chat and social activities - Meets Tuesdays 2-4 at
Marion Roberts Court Recreation Room
Bellringers - The Hethersett Company of Ringers has its own web site
which can be accessed by clicking
Environmental Action Group (HEAT)
Dr Anne Edwards on 812309. Click here
for details of the group
and District Horticultural Society meets the third Wednesday in the Methodist
Shirley Keeley 811596
Chris Morriss 810060
Margaret Ford 811393
and Press Secretary:
Leslie Dale: 46 New Road, NR9 3HH. Tel 810952
Douglas Bunn 812035
Secretary: Ted Hallett 811455
Show Secretary: Margaret Siddell 810098
Secretary: Marilyn Savory 811271
and District Lions Club
and District Lions Club meets on the second Monday of the month
at Mulbarton Village Hall and on the last Wednesday at Cheshire
Homes, East Carleton. The club has its own web site which can be
found by clicking
Pantomime Group perform annually in January at the Village Hall,
Duncan Pigg: 56 Ketts Oak, NR9 3DJ. Tel 810320
Players Drama Group. For more information visit their web site by clicking
here or contact Sarah Wright on 01603 620093.
Society meets on the first Monday of the month in the Methodist
Schoolroom at 7.30 p.m. There are guest speakers from September to July.
Mrs Stevie Clarke on 811589.
Hoofers organise walks in various parts of Norfolk.
Youth Club meets in the Jubilee hall
in Back Lane.
Union - Christian Group supporting family life - Meets fourth Monday
of month at 7.45 p.m in the Church Hall, Henstead Road.
Mrs M Morrad 810891
Association - Meets in the Methodist Church Hall at 2.30 p.m on the
second Monday of the month (apart from August). Open to anybody over the
age of 55..
Richard Headicar on 01603 814343.
Club of Hethersett, Wymondham and District -
Club membership open to retired or semi-retired professional and
business men resident in Hethersett, Wymondham and the surrounding district. Meets at
Hethersett Jubilee Youth Club in Back Lane, Hethersett on the first and third
Wednesdays of each month starting at 10.30 a.m and finishing at
noon. For more details telephone Ron Richardson on 01603 810263
Yourself - Group that sends text messages to young people.
To read more visit their web site by clicking
World - Hethersett Slimming World Group meets on Tuesday evenings at
7.30 p.m in the Methodist Church Halll. For full information contact
Institute - Meets 3rd Monday in Methodist Hall
Mary Jaffrey on 01603 880316. For a programme of speakers in
2014 click here
Meeting - Meets alternate Thursdays at 2.45 in the Baptist Church,
Penny Johnson. 01603 300890
Educational Association (WEA Hethersett Branch) - Organises
10 week courses on a variety of subjects throughout the year.
Usually holds courses from September to December and January to
April. More details available from secretary Richard Aldridge at
51 Central Crescent, Hethersett, NR9 3EP. Telephone 01603 811303
or e-mail by clicking
and the Meltons Sports Association: Meets four times a year top
discuss sporting success, facilities and bring together fitness, sports,
leisure and environmental groups. More information is available from
chairman Peter Steward on 01603 811052,
Thursday evenings at Hethersett High
School 7.30-9.30. Contact
Peter Hoult on 811337.
Hethersett Memorial Playing Field
Bowls Club plays at 2.30 p.m on Wednesdays and Saturdays from May to
September. Contact Mr R. Butcher on 813096.
Social Club Bowls Club - Contact Ian Forkes on 811195.
Short Mat Bowls Club meets Tuesdays at 2.30 and Fridays at 7.30 p.m.
Contact Mr N. Bonner on 812467
Hethersett and Tas Valley Cricket
Club plays at Flordon throughout the summer from April onwards. Club secretary Richard
Ellis can be contacted on 01508 470795 or via e-mail by clicking
Speedway: Hethersett Hawks ride on
the Memorial Playing Field and the club meets Tuesdays at 6.30 p.m from
April to October. Contact Mel Perkins on 811304.
Club: Recreational cycling for all ages. Contact Peter Hoult on 811337.
Hethersett Athletic Football Club runs sides for both sexes for all ages
from seven to adult. Matches are played on the Memorial Field,
Hethersett Old Hall School, Little Melton School and Easton College from September to April. Chairman
Secretary Mel Perkins on 811304.
The East of England Karate-Do Shotokai Club practises in the
Village Hall on Thursday evenings 8-10 p.m. Contact Neil Cooper
Fu - Hung Sing Martial Arts School
Junior Kung Fu classes. Ages 5-13 meets at Hethersett Methodist
Church Hall, Great Melton Road, Tuesdays 4.30 and 5.15 during
Tennis: Meets at the Village Hall,
Back Lane on Wednesdays - 4-5 p.m for 8-12s, 5.15-6.30 for 12-16s and
7.30-9.30 for seniors. Contact Karen Cole 811543.
Chi - Classes in Hethersett Church
Hall, Henstead Road: Tuesdays 10-11 a.m, Wednesdays 8.30-9.30
Neil Wilcott on 07939500349. Website - www.hungsing.co.uk
- Netball for 14+ takes place at
Hethersett old Hall School. Contact Clare Ellis on 811691.
- Flippers Swimming Club for children
of nursery and First School Age takes place at Hethersett Junior School
on Wednesdays from 4.30-6 p.m and Thursdays 4-5.30 p.m. Contact Heather
Parker on 811620.
Education courses of family and adult classes take place at Hethersett
Junior School and Old Hall School. Aquafit Monday and Friday mornings
and Tuesday evenings.
Swimming Club for children aged four and over meets at the Junior School
on Wednesdays 6.30-8.30 p.m during term time and for adults on Thursdays
7.30-8.30 p.m during term times. Contact Rob Joy on 01362 851423.
FOR BABIES AND TODDLERS
Parent and Baby Clinic meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of
the month from 2 p.m in the Methodist Hall. The group gives the
opportunity to weigh babies and see a health visitor for advice and
help. Contact Wymondham Health Visiting team on 01953 606201.
Mother and Baby Group with the support of a health visitor meets on
Fridays in term time between 10.15 and 11.45 a.m at the Church Hall in
Steps Play Group, for babies,
toddlers and parents and carers. Held in Village Hall, Back
Lane, on Mondays from 9.45 a.m until 11.15 a.m during school term time.
Different activities each week from painting to singing and free
play. A chance for babies and toddlers to play and explore with
lots of different activities and toys. For parents and carers to meet up
over a tea or coffee whilst their children enjoy a safe playing environment.
Please see our Facebook page for up and coming news and events.
This is a very friendly group run by mums and dads.
Pre School Playgroup is based at Woodside Infant and Nursery
School. The Playgroup runs on weekdays from 9.10am -
12.10am for children aged from 30 months to five years. An
Activity Group for those children aged from 21 months to 30 months,
where parents and/or carers stay to play, runs on
Wednesday afternoons from 1.15pm to 2.30pm.
Hethersett Junior School
Hethersett Pantomime group