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Forthcoming Events

Sunday 21 Sep 2014

Special Edition Cider Pressing

Whin Hill Cider, Stearman's Yard, Wells

Local cider maker Whin Hill Cider has decided to produce a special edition cider in aid of our Shannon Lifeboat Appeal. The cider apples for this, all grown locally in the firm's own orchard, will be pressed at a family-friendly event on 21st September using the firm's vintage hand-press. All are welcome to come along to lend a helping hand or just watch the proceedings.

The special edition Shannon cider will be ready for bottling in March 2015 and every bottle sold will raise £5 towards the appeal. Advanced orders will be taken on 21st if you want to be sure you don't miss out.
    Whin Hill Cider

Monday 29 Sep 2014

The Talk of Wells: Allen Frary

The Globe Inn, The Buttlands, Wells

Allen Frary, coxswain of Wells Lifeboat, starts off a unique series of evenings at the Globe Inn on the Buttlands with a fine meal and an after dinner talk, raising money towards a new RNLI lifeboat for Wells.

A two course menu with a glass of wine will be served for £20.00 per person which includes a £5 contribution to the Shannon appeal.

For more information or to book, please contact the Globe.
    The Globe Inn

Monday 13 Oct 2014

The Talk of Wells: David Hunter

The Globe Inn, The Buttlands, Wells

David Hunter, chief executive of Fakenham Race Course, gives the after-dinner talk about racing in Fakenham and the Paralympics, as part of the Globe's 'Talk of Wells' series.

The evening will start with a two course menu with a glass of wine, price £20.00 per person which includes a £5 contribution per person, to the Wells Lifeboat Shannon appeal.

For more information or to book, please contact the Globe.
    The Globe Inn

Calendar

September 2014

Sunday 21

Special Edition Cider Pressing
Whin Hill Cider, Stearman's Yard, Wells

Monday 29

The Talk of Wells: Allen Frary
The Globe Inn, The Buttlands, Wells

October 2014

Monday 13

The Talk of Wells: David Hunter
The Globe Inn, The Buttlands, Wells

November 2014

Monday 3

The Talk of Wells: Catherine Temple
The Globe Inn, The Buttlands, Wells

Saturday 8

Christmas Bazaar
10am - 2pm, The Maltings, Staithe Street

December 2014

Sunday 14

Wells Pattern
Gansey Prizedraw

Traditional hand-knitted Wells Gansey by Sara Phillips

Local knitter Sara Phillips has donated a traditional fisherman's gansey for a prize draw in aid of the Shannon Appeal. Knitted in the round on multiple needles, the sweater features a yoke pattern that combines the traditional Norfolk rig-and-fur bands with marriage lines and coils of rope based on the ganseys worn by the Wells lifeboat crew in the 1920s. For your chance to win this unique, warm and durable sweater, click here.

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