What’s on?




Chart topping Sixties/Seventies band ‘White Plains’ are performing at Wortwell Core, Harleston on 28th September 2019. Come and join us for a night of great music, maybe some dancing? 🎶🎶 For ticket enquiries visit www.karenleeburnette.co.uk and leave a message (we’ll get right back to you), or call Jan on 01986 948266.


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What’s Going On-in Harleston & Waveney

Regular Events & Classes

Julie Ash Dance

Days Times Class
Tuesdays 15:45 – 19:45 Tap & Ballet (Children)
Tuesdays 19:30 – 20:30 Aerobics
Wednesdays 15:45 – 20:15 Tap & Disco (Children)
Thursdays 19:30 – 20:30 Aerobics

Julie Ash Dance was formed in 1991. Julie’s popular classes available at Wortwell Community Centre are both Tap & Ballet and Tap & Disco classes for Children across various age groups, plus adult Aerobics.

If you are interested in this group please contact Julie on (01986) 897034

Yoga Classes

Days Times
Thursdays 9:45 – 11:15

Rosie has been teaching for over 30 years. Her personal practice has embraced a variety of styles including Iyengar, Astanga, Tibetan Heart and Anusara Yoga. Her teaching represents a synthesis of these styles to create a strong and flexible practice which come from the heart

Anusara Yoga is a strong and beautiful yoga practice. It uses principles of alignment which allow students to open and go deep into their practice safely.

Rosie has studied philosophy with Carlos Pomeda, Pranayama with Sarah O’Connor and is currently studying Mindful Based Stress Reduction.

If you are interested in this group please contact Rosie on 07791 257915

Short Mat Bowls

Days Times
Mondays 14:00 – 16:45
Wednesdays 19:00 – 22:00

Short mat bowls is an indoor sport in which players attempt to score points by rolling a heavy ball along a fairly flat surface, to gain as many shots as possible by getting their bowls nearer to the jack than their opponents, and so outscore them. The game is a modern variation on lawn bowls, from which the game is derived.

If you are interested in joining in with our members please contact George Rusted on (01986) 789124.

Carpet Bowls

Days Times
Tuesdays 19:00-22:00

Carpet Bowls is a variant of Indoor Bowls. A Very popular sport around the country.

If you are interested in joining in with our members please contact Pam Howard on (01986) 788541.

Fun Exercise Dance Class

Days Times
Thursdays 18:00 – 19:15

Come join us for these fun exercise dance classes, good for body and mind!.

For further information please contact Tracey on 07854 943490.

University of the Third Age (U3A) – Waveney Valley Study Group

Days Times
Third Monday of Month 10:00 Onwards

The Waveney Valley Study Group was set up in February 2009 to increase U3A members knowledge of the landscape, pastimes, rural interests and future of the Waveney Valley.

The Group functions well on the understanding that all members express their views openly and acknowledge that the aim of everyone is to bring a diverse range of interests to the table for all to share. Members are encouraged to introduce speakers to the Group (or give presentations themselves) and outings are enjoyed by all, particularly during the summer months.

If you are interested in this group please contact Peter Metcalf on (01379) 854872, or visit their website By clicking here.

Arts and Crafts

Days Times
Tuesdays 12:30 – 15:30

We are a friendly bunch who get together TUESDAY afternoons from 12.30-3.30 or any time in between in the Community Centre. We stop for tea and a mardle at 2pm. We would be very pleased to see you.

If you are interested in this group please contact:
Ann on (01986) 788752
Cherryl on (01986) 788209

Harleston Flower Club

Days Times
First Thursday of Month 14:00-16:00

Harleston Flower Club, which is a member of NAFAS, meets at Wortwell Community Centre on the first Thursday of the month. For nine months of the year there are professional demonstrators who do amazing arrangements which are then raffled at the end of the afternoon. For 2 months of the year we have “Have a Go” sessions which are great fun and in the Summer there is an outing and a garden party and at Christmas, lunch.

Gentlemen are welcome as well as ladies.
For information contact Jenni Baker on (01986) 782377


Regular Meetings

Parish Council

On the Last Monday of each month is the Wortwell Parish Council meeting, held in the Waveney room which starts at 7.30pm. For more information on the parish council, please visit their website at wortwellpc.norfolkparishes.gov.uk.


If you are interested in holding an event, or setting up a regular class please contact us on 01986 789124, Alternatively you can email us wortwellcore@gmail.com.

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