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Downham Festival 2019 – Showtime!

Thu, 23rd May

The 45th Downham Market Festival will take place from Sunday 26th May to Sunday 2nd June. The theme this year is “Showtime!”
Saturday 25th May
6:30pm – Songs of Praise, followed by refreshments.

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EU Parliament Elections – Thursday 23rd May

Wed, 22nd May

Every 5 years we get to have our say about who represents us in the European Union Parliament.
We haven’t left the EU (yet) so we still have a say on who that will be.

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Local Election Day – Thursday 2nd May

Wed, 1st May

Has it been four years already? It’s the time to elect our councillors again.
If you’re registered to vote and eligible you should have received your Polling Card by now, the little card will tell you where you need to turn up tomorrow (Thursday) to vote.

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Wartime Event in Aid of RAF Downham Market Memorial Trust

Mon, 29th April

RAF Downham Market Memorial Trust will be holding a fundraising Wartime Event on Saturday 11th May.
Saturday 11th May
at Downham Market Home & Garden, Stonecross Lane, Bexwell
Free Entry 

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Grease Sing-Along at Town Hall

Mon, 14th January

On Friday 29th March the Downham Market Rotary Club presents a Grease sing-along movie night featuring a Prosecco & Gin bar.

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Ward Gethin Archer Successful Fundraising for Local Magpie Centre

Mon, 29th October

Following their participation in the Downham Market Dragon Boat Race in August, and fundraising activity for the West Norfolk Riding for the Disabled Association, Ward Gethin Archer were delighted to present a cheque for £250 to WNRDA charity.

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New Mummy Loses Tummy!

Wed, 24th October

Local mum Maddie Cridland has transformed her life and become the healthy mum she has always dreamt of being. Now Maddie is using her slimming success to shape a whole new career helping other people change their lives and achieve their weight loss dreams too. 

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Autumnal Willows Nature Reserve Gallery

Tue, 23rd October

A Collection of photos of The Willows Nature Reserve, Downham Market, from a refreshing afternoon in October.

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Ward Gethin Archer Reins In The Cash For West Norfolk Horse Riding Charity

Mon, 16th July

Ward Gethin Archer staff recently attended Downham Market’s carnival and fun day to raise funds for the West Norfolk Riding for the Disabled Association.

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Household Enquiry Form Will Be Sent Soon

Thu, 12th July

The Borough Council is urging residents to respond promptly to the Household Enquiry Form (HEF) they’ll be receiving soon.
Beginning this month, every household in the district will receive a letter, known as a Household Enquiry Form (HEF), as part of the borough council’s annual canvass of electors.

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