November 2014
Day-by-day events in
Walmer and Deal for November 2014
Quick links to events in November
Saturday 1 Sunday 2 - Saturday 8 Sunday 9 - Saturday 15
Sunday 16 - Saturday 22 Sunday 23 - Saturday 29 Sunday 30
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November Deal Town Council's meetings Deal TC website
November Walmer Parish Council's meetings Walmer PC website
November  Astor Community Theatre events Astor Theatre
November Kent Police neighbourhood meetings Kent Police

November

Deal Area Foodbank food distribution
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Every
Saturday
and Sunday
in November
Deal Castle open to the public, 10am-4pm*. Admission: adult £5.20; child £3.10; concession £4.70; family ticket £13.50; English Heritage members free. website: www.english-heritage.org.uk/ *(open 10am-5pm on November 1 and 2) Customer Services
0870 333 1181
Saturday
1 November
and Sunday
2 November only.
Walmer Castle and Gardens, Kingsdown Road, Walmer - open to the public, 10am-5pm. Admission: English Heritage members free; adult £7.90; child £4.70; concession £7.10; family ticket £20.50. website: www.english-heritage.org.uk/ NB: Walmer Castle is closed from 3 November 2014 to 29 March 2015. Customer Services
0870 333 1181
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November

Exhibition: Lyn Bailey, Astor Community Theatre. Portraits and seascapes, mainly using acrylics and oils, by local artist. Free entry.

Astor Theatre
Saturday
1 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Saturday
1 November
Deal Farmer's Market, Astor Community Theatre. 9.30am-1pm. A variety of local stalls offering quality food and drink, straight from the producers. Fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables, meat, cheese, bakery goods, ready meals and more. Free entry. Astor Theatre
Saturday
1 November
Quiz Night, Parish Hall. Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. In aid of hall roof fund. Tickets: £5. Please pre-book. Bookings:
079661 49590
Saturday
1 November
Turin Brakes - acclaimed recording artists Olly Knights. Gale Paridjanian, Rob Allum and Eddie Myer, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets: £18. Astor Theatre
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Sunday
2 November
I Believe In Unicorns, Astor Community Theatre, doors 2pm, show 3pm. Olivier Award-nominated Wizard Presents brings best-selling children’s author Michael Morpurgo’s treasured story to life. Tickets: £9. Astor Theatre
 
Monday
3 November
HealthWalk, Fowlmead Country Park, 10.30am (for 10.45am start) duration 90mins. Free local walks - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Monday
3 November

Free Fit Club, Ripplevale School, Chapel Lane, Ripple CT14 8JG, 6pm-7pm. Weekly free fitness and fun training; suitable for all. details: facebook group

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Tuesday
4 November
MAPS Chill Bar, The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal - social meeting group for people with disabilities. Two sessions: 10am-1pm and 1pm-4pm. Fee: £5 per session or £10 all day. website: www.mapsactivityprogrammes.co.uk/ Mark Spurgeon
07770 912 437
Tuesday
4 November
Coffee Morning and Social, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. New weekly event for young and old. 01304 371912
Tuesday
4 November
Walmer Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary’s Road, Walmer, 10am-12noon. Develop computer skills in a friendly, relaxed environment. Session fee £2; no pre-booking required - just drop in. Chitra Swami
Tuesday
4 November
HealthWalk, Sandown Castle, North Deal, 10.15am (for 10.30am) duration 60mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. Call Bernie to
confirm details
07977 491084
Tuesday
4 November
Talk: "Magna Carta” by The Deal Society's Peter Tann, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. The history and effect of the Magna Carta (its 800th anniversary is in 2015); also its importance to the Cinque Ports after 1300. Free entry. website: www.thedealsociety.org.uk/home/events.  
 
Wednesday
5 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Wednesday
5 November
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Wednesday
5 November

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Cleary Hall, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 5pm-6pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Wednesday
5 November
Deal Philatelic Society Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. Public and new members welcome. Alan Buckman
01304 367711
Wednesday
5 November
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. New members welcome. website: http://ddcc.wordpress.com John Harrop (Secretary)
01304 360956
Wednesday
5 November
Great Mongeham Horticultural Society Meeting and AGM, The Parish Hall, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. website: greatmongehamhorticulturalsociety.org/gmh.  
Wednesday
5 November
- Saturday
8 November
St Nicholas Players present "You're Only Young Once" by Ron Aldridge, Ringwould Village Hall, Dover Road, Ringwould. Box office:
01304 852560
 
Thursday
6 November
HealthWalk, Deal Pier Walk - Meet in front of Deal Pier, 10.45am for 11am start - lasts approx 30mins. Ideal for people with walking difficulties or recovering from illness. No need to book, just turn up.  
Thursday
6 November
Talk It Out Meeting, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 6.30pm. A support group for people experiencing depression and their families. Call for details. Tracy Carr
07923 096273
Thursday
6 November
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk  
Thursday
6 November
Deal Writers' Group Meeting, Dealability, 43 Victoria Road, Deal, 7.30pm. Visitors and new members welcome. website: www.dealwriters.co.uk.
Thursday
6 November
O'Hooley and Tidow, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Contemporary folk singers Belinda O’Hooley and Heidi Tidow. Tickets: £12. Astor Theatre
 
Friday
7 November
Friday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Friday
7 November
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. New members and beginners welcome. website:
https://.../ dealandwalmerchessclub
Michael Burney
01304 831686
Friday
7 November
Deal and District Strokes Monthly Meeting, Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, North Deal, 2pm-4pm. Support and social group for stroke survivors, their families and carers. website: www.dealstrokeclub.btck.co.uk 07584 044122
Friday
7 November
Deal, Betteshanger and Walmer Rugby Club Annual Firework Display, Deal and Betteshanger RFC Ground, Canada Road, Walmer, gates open 6pm, fireworks 7.45pm. Advance tickets: adults £4, children £2. On the gate: adults £5, children £3. website: dealandbettesrfc.org.uk  
Friday
7 November
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 7pm-9pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307
Friday
7 November
A November Day, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Using puppet characters, live music and an ever-changing set, Thingumajig Theatre presents a story of war and friendship. Tickets: £13. Astor Theatre
Friday
7 November
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk  
 
Saturday
8 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Saturday
8 November
Fireworks Display, Warden House School, Birdwood Avenue, Deal, entry from 5.30pm, fireworks at 7pm. Advance tickets from the school: adult £4.50, child £3.50, pre-school £1. Entry on the gate: adult £5, child £4, pre-school £1.  
Saturday
8 November
A Solitary Man: Bob Drury Sings Neil Diamond, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets: £15. SOLD OUT. Astor Theatre
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Sunday
9 November
Remembrance Sunday
Deal Remembrance Day Parade and Service,
The War Memorial, Deal Hospital forecourt, London Road, Deal, assemble 10.30am, commences 10.50am.
British Legion
website
Sunday
9 November
Remembrance Sunday at St Andrew's Church, West Street, Deal: Solemn Requiem Mass for the Fallen at 10am, followed by Act of Remembrance at 11am.  
Sunday
9 November
Classic Motorcycle Display, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 12noon. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk  
Sunday
9 November
Sunday Classics, Astor Community Theatre, doors 2.30pm, starts 3pm. Classical music featuring Greek pianist Evgenia Papadimas. Tickets £6; concessions £5. Astor Theatre

 

Monday
10 November
HealthWalk, Fowlmead Country Park, 10.30am (for 10.45am start) duration 90mins. Free local walks - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Monday
10 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. Friendly club for rubber bridge players. Meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. 07825 703352
Monday
10 November

Free Fit Club, Ripplevale School, Chapel Lane, Ripple CT14 8JG, 6pm-7pm. Free fitness training. (See Monday 3 November for details.)

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Tuesday
11 November
MAPS Chill Bar, The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal - social group for people with disabilities. See Tuesday 4 November for details.) Mark Spurgeon
07770 912 437
Tuesday
11 November
Armistice Day at Parish of St Andrew: Mass for Peace at 9.30am and Act of Remembrance at St Andrew's War Memorial at 11am, St Andrew's Church, West Street, Deal.  
Tuesday
11 November
Coffee Morning and Social, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. Weekly event for young and old. 01304 371912
Tuesday
11 November
Walmer Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary’s Road, Walmer, 10am-12noon. See Tuesday 4 November for details. Chitra Swami
Tuesday
11 November
HealthWalk, Community Centre, Golf Road, North Deal, 10.15am (for 10.30am) duration 60mins. Free local walk. No need to book, just turn up. Bernie
07977 491084
Tuesday
11 November
Armistice Day Parade and Service, Deal Cemetery, Hamilton Road, Deal, assemble 10.30am, commences 10.50am.  
Tuesday
11 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. Friendly club for rubber bridge players. Meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. 07825 703352
Tuesday
11 November
Kent Family History Society Meeting, Wesley Hall, Trinity Church, Union Road, Deal, 7.30pm. Talk by Bill Beer on "A Letter From The Front" - his grandfather's war in 1917. Admission: Members of Kent Family History Society free; non members £1. website: www.dealkfhs.org.uk/
 
Wednesday
12 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Wednesday
12 November
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Wednesday
12 November

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Cleary Hall, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 5pm-6pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Wednesday
12 November
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 5 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
Wednesday
12 November
Great Mongeham Badminton Club Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 8pm-10pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307
 
Thursday
13 November
HealthWalk, Deal Pier Walk - Meet in front of Deal Pier, 10.45am for 11am start - lasts approx 30mins. Ideal for people with walking difficulties or recovering from illness. No need to book, just turn up.  
Thursday
13 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. Friendly club for rubber bridge players. Meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. 07825 703352
Thursday
13 November
Talk It Out Meeting, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 6.30pm. A support group for people experiencing depression and their families. Call for details. Tracy Carr
07923 096273
Thursday
13 November
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk  
Thursday
13 November
St Martins Womens Institute Meeting, Parish Hall, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. Admission: members free (with annual subscription); visitors £2. President
01304 373604
Thursday
13 November
Simon Evans - standup comedian and a "regular" on radio and tv programmes, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets: £14. Astor Theatre
 
Friday
14 November
Friday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Friday
14 November
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 7 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 831686
Friday
14 November
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 7pm-9pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307
Friday
14 November
Christmas Lights Grand Auction, 1919 Angling Club HQ, The Marina, Deal, 7pm viewing, 7.30pm start. In support of Deal's Christmas Lights.  
Friday
14 November
Smugglers’ Supper, Kingsdown Primary School, 7.30pm. All wine and soft drink and glasses provided; just bring food. Nautical themed dress optional. Entertainment includes: Gregory Holyoake, accompanied by David Harding, and tales of the Wicked (Smuggling) Trade of Deal and Kingsdown. Pre-booking required: £5 members, £8 guests. Booking:
Rosie Bolton
01304 365963
Friday
14 November
Talking Books presents 'History...Fact vs Fiction' with authors Sarah Gristwood and Elizabeth Fremantle, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets: £8. Astor Theatre
Friday
14 November
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk  
 
Saturday
15 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Saturday
15 November
Deal Artisan Fair, St George's Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am-4.30pm. Sale of work by Kentish artists and crafters. Free entry. Sarah Bullock
Saturday
15 November
Christmas Fair, The Kings Head, Upper Street, Kingsdown, 10am-12.30pm. Stalls with gifts, greeting cards and preserves; raffle and refreshments. In aid of the RNLI.  
Saturday
15 November
Display of Stained Glass, Linden Hall Studio, St George's Road, Deal, 11am-4pm. Launch of new art gallery venue; open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 11am-4pm. John Corley
01304 365160
Saturday
15 November
Christmas Bazaar, Village Hall, Ripple, 2pm. Selection of Christmas goods, books, cakes and refreshments.  
Saturday
15 November
Light Up The Sky for BBC Children in Need, Walmer Green, near the bandstand, mid afternoon onwards. Kent Kite Flyers will be flying their illuminated kites to Light Up The Sky and raise funds for BBC Children in Need appeal. Free event but voluntary donations appreciated.  
Saturday
15 November
Quiz Night, St Leonard's Church Social Centre, Rectory Road, Deal, 7.30pm start. Tables of up to eight; bring own refreshments. Entry: £3 adults; children free. Please pre-book places. Booking
01304 369919
Saturday
15 November
Quiz Night, The Alma Pub, West Street, Deal, 7.30pm. Organised by Deal and Walmer Lions. Please pre-book. Booking
01304 365061
Saturday
15 November
Quiz Night, Royal British Legion Club, Market Street, Deal, 7.30pm. Entry: £3.50. In aid of Guide Dogs for the Blind (Deal, Dover and Sandwich Branch).  
Saturday
15 November
Movies and Musicals Concert, St Mary's Church, St Clare Road, Walmer, 7.30pm. Tickets: £5 adults, £3.50 under 16s. In aid of Barnado's charity. Suzy Tigwell
07939 801753
Saturday
15 November
Popular Music Concert with Sandwich Music Group, Kingsdown Singing for pleasure choir and Kingsdown Handbell Ringers, St John's Church, Kingsdown, 7.30pm. Entry by £5 minimum donation. In aid of church windows appeal. Rev Cathy Sigrist
01304 373951
Saturday
15 November
Acoustic Strawbs, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets: £16. Astor Theatre
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Sunday
16 November
Antiques and Collectables Fair, Astor Community Theatre, 9am – 4pm. 30 stalls, plus a licensed bar and cafe. Entry: £1. Astor Theatre
Sunday
16 November
Charity Quiz, Astor Community Theatre, doors 6.30pm, starts 7pm. In aid of White Cross Mission's Romanian orphanage project. Astor Theatre
 
Monday
17 November
HealthWalk, Fowlmead Country Park, 10.30am (for 10.45am start) duration 90mins. Free local walks - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Monday
17 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
Monday
17 November

Free Fit Club, Ripplevale School, Chapel Lane, Ripple CT14 8JG, 6pm-7pm. Free fitness training. (See Monday 3 November for details.)

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Tuesday
18 November
MAPS Chill Bar, The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal - social group for people with disabilities. See Tuesday 4 November for details.) Mark Spurgeon
07770 912 437
Tuesday
18 November
Coffee Morning and Social, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. Weekly event for young and old. 01304 371912
Tuesday
18 November
Walmer Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary’s Road, Walmer, 10am-12noon. See Tuesday 4 November for details. Chitra Swami
Tuesday
18 November
HealthWalk, Sandown Castle, North Deal, 10.15am (for 10.30am) duration 60mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. Bernie
07977 491084
Tuesday
18 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
Tuesday
18 November
Knitting for the Needy monthly meeting. A knitting circle making items for babies/children in South Africa and the Ukraine, Walmer Baptist Church, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk. 01304 364216
 
Wednesday
19 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Wednesday
19 November
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Wednesday
22 November
North Deal Community Partnership AGM, Community Centre, Golf Road, North Deal, refreshments 4pm, meeting starts 4.30pm. 01304 239199
Wednesday
22 November

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Cleary Hall, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 5pm-6pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Wednesday
19 November
"Sing Wartime for Remembrance" Workshop, Golf Road Centre Deal, 6.30pm-7.30pm. Monthly workshop by Maddie4Music; just bring your voice. Entry £4. Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Wednesday
19 November
Neighbourhood Forum Meeting for Deal and Walmer, St George's Church, High Street, Deal; 6.30pm-9pm. Topic: Flooding. website: Dover District Council Neighbourhood Forums. Kirsty Ash
01304 872421
Wednesday
19 November
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 5 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
Wednesday
19 November
Great Mongeham Badminton Club Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 8pm-10pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307
 
Thursday
20 November
HealthWalk, Deal Pier Walk - Meet in front of Deal Pier, 10.45am for 11am start - lasts approx 30mins. Ideal for people with walking difficulties or recovering from illness. No need to book, just turn up.  
Thursday
20 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
Thursday
20 November
Talk It Out Meeting, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 6.30pm. A support group for people experiencing depression and their families. Call for details. Tracy Carr
07923 096273
Thursday
20 November
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk  
Thursday
20 November
Time and Tide Beer Tasting, Astor Community Theatre, from 7pm. A monthly beer club showcasing the best the brewing world has to offer; each session will include a themed beer tasting event, along with guest speakers. Free entry. Astor Theatre
Thursday
20 November
Deal Writers' Group Meeting, Dealability, 43 Victoria Road, Deal, 7.30pm. Visitors and new members welcome. website: www.dealwriters.co.uk.
Thursday
20 November
Deal and District Flower Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. National demonstrator Susan Phillips offers practical advice on the theme of 'The Magic of Christmas'. As well as expert talks, activities include workshops and practical evenings. New members are welcome. Jane Wilson
01304 379082
Thursday
20 November
Quiz Night, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 7.30pm. Individuals and teams welcome. Food and fun for £4 per person. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk 01304 364216
Thursday
20 November
Great Mongeham Society AGM, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. Visitors and new members welcome.  
 
Friday
21 November
Friday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Friday
21 November
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 7 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 831686
Friday
21 November
Tea Dance, Astor Community Theatre, doors 2.30pm, starts 3pm. Tickets: £3.50. Astor Theatre
Friday
21 November
Christmas Lights Switch-On, High Street, Deal. Entertainment includes: music by Invicta Sounds from 4pm, compere Johnny Lewis and the Kingsdown Band from 6pm, Father Christmas at 7.15pm and Switch-on at 7.30pm.
NB: The 2014 Switch-on is a week earlier in November than in previous years.
 
Friday
21 November
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 7pm-9pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307
Friday
21 November
Raw Deal, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Showcase for local metal/thrash/rock bands. Entry £5. Astor Theatre
Friday
21 November
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk  
 
Saturday
22 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Saturday 22
and Sunday 23 November
South East Artists Art and Craft Festive Fair, Ringwould Village Hall, A258 Dover Road, Ringwould, 10am-4.30pm. Free entry. website: http://searts.wordpress.com/2014/11/02/seas-art-and-craft-festive-fair/  
Saturday
22 November
Christmas Fair, Community Centre, Golf Road. North Deal, 1.30pm-5pm. Gift stalls, tombola and more... Entry: free. Kerry Rubins
07708 913976
Saturday
22 November
70s/80s Night with Martins Mobile Disco, Deal Victoria and Barns Close Cricket Club, Court Road, Walmer, from 7pm. Tickets: £7.50 (includes supper). In aid of Kent and Canterbury Hospital Cancer Care Club. To book:
01304 363710
07896 507507
Saturday
22 November
Charity Quiz Night (in aid of Deal Strokes), The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal, 7pm for 7.30pm. Up to six players per team. Please pre-book; entry £3.50 (pay on door). George Franklin
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Saturday
22 November
Purple Zepplin, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. A tribute to the two greatest Rock Bands of all time, Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin. Tickets: £15. Astor Theatre
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Sunday
23 November
Aunty Nora's Vintage and Handmade Market, Astor Community Theatre, Stanhope Road, Deal, 9am-3pm. Free entry. Facebook page. Astor Theatre
Sunday
23 November
South East Artists Art and Craft Festive Fair, Ringwould Village Hall, 10am-4.30pm. Free entry. (See Saturday 22 November for details.)  
 
Monday
24 November
HealthWalk, Fowlmead Country Park, 10.30am (for 10.45am start) duration 90mins. Free local walks - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Monday
24 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
Monday
24 November

Free Fit Club, Ripplevale School, Chapel Lane, Ripple CT14 8JG, 6pm-7pm. Free fitness training. (See Monday 3 November for details.)

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Monday
24 November
The Last Picture Club presents Captain Phillips, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Directed by Paul Greengrass and starring Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi and Barkhad Abdirahman. Tickets £5; concessions £4; Astor Friends £3. Astor Theatre
 
Tuesday
25 November
MAPS Chill Bar, The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal - social group for people with disabilities. See Tuesday 4 November for details.) Mark Spurgeon
07770 912 437
Tuesday
25 November
Coffee Morning and Social, Betteshanger Sports and Social Club, Cavell Square, Deal, 10am-12noon. Weekly event for young and old. 01304 371912
Tuesday
25 November
Walmer Computer Club, Elizabeth House, 32 St Mary’s Road, Walmer, 10am-12noon. See Tuesday 4 November for details. Chitra Swami
Tuesday
25 November
HealthWalk, Community Centre, Golf Road, North Deal, 10.15am (for 10.30am) duration 60mins. Free local walk. No need to book, just turn up. Bernie
07977 491084
Tuesday
25 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
 
Wednesday
26 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Wednesday
26 November
HealthWalk, Deal Library, Broad Street, Deal, 9.45am (for 10am) - 60-90mins. Free local walk - ideal for those who wish to be more active. No need to book, just turn up. 0800 8494000
Wednesday
26 November
Recycled Teenagers Tea Party - monthly social event for the over-50s, The Community Centre, Golf Road, North Deal, 1.30pm-3.30pm. Entry: £2.50. Guest speakers, a quiz, tea, coffee and a buffet.  
Wednesday
26 November

Landmark Show Choir Meeting, The Cleary Hall, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 5pm-6pm. For adults (16years +); newcomers welcome.

Maddie Cordes
01304 239055
Wednesday
26 November
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 5 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
Wednesday
26 November
Great Mongeham Badminton Club Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 8pm-10pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307
 
Thursday
27 November
HealthWalk, Deal Pier Walk - Meet in front of Deal Pier, 10.45am for 11am start - lasts approx 30mins. Ideal for people with walking difficulties or recovering from illness. No need to book, just turn up.  
Thursday
27 November
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
Thursday
27 November
Deal Writers Group Anthology Launch, Astor Community Theatre, 6pm-8pm. Free entry. Astor Theatre
Thursday
27 November
Talk It Out Meeting, St George's Church, St George's Road, Deal, 6.30pm. A support group for people experiencing depression and their families. Call for details. Tracy Carr
07923 096273
Thursday
27 November
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk  
Thursday
27 November
Ripple Village Hall Committee AGM, Village Hall, Ripple, 7pm. Local residents welcome.  

 

Friday
28 November
Friday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Friday 28,
Saturday 29
and Sunday
30 November
Christmas Tree Festival, Trinity Church, West Street, Deal - starts 11am on Friday. Individuals and organisations invited to decorate a tree - in aid of Deal and Area Foodbank and church funds. Open 10am-5pm Friday and Saturday; 12.30pm - 5pm Sunday. 01304 375696
Friday
28 November
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 7 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 831686
Friday
28 November
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 7pm-9pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307
Friday
28 November
Charity Disco with Coco, Deal and Betteshanger Rugby Club, off Canada Road, Walmer, bar open from 7pm, band playing 8pm-11pm. Raffle. Disco group Coco play a variety of songs from the 70s, 80s, 90s and the present day. Tickets adults £8; children £5. To raise funds to help youngsters attend the 23rd World Scout Jamboree. Jo Stockhall
07525 628769
Friday
28 November
Charity Quiz, Royal British Legion Club, Market Street, Deal. Entry: £3. To help raise funds for Dementia UK, the charity providing Admiral Nurses, specialist dementia nurses who give practical and emotional support to families affected by dementia. Malcolm Farrant
01304 729075
Friday
28 November
carMen, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Secret Opera's gay-themed reworking of Bizet’s tragic opera. Tickets: £15. Astor Theatre
Friday,
28 November

Public Star Gazing, Walmer Castle car park, Kingsdown Road, Walmer, 7.30pm-10pm. The South East Kent Astronomical Society's monthly public star gazing meeting. Telescopes available and SEKAS members on hand to answer questions. Free. NB: This event depends on partly clear skies. website: www.sekas.co.uk.

Tom Norton
Publicity Officer

Friday
28 November
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk  
 
Saturday
29 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
Saturday
29 November
Walmer Police and Councillor Surgery, Walmer Parish Council Office, 8 The Strand, Walmer, 10.30am-12noon. A drop-in session for local residents to meet local council and police representatives and share ideas and concerns. No appointment necessary. 01304 362363
Saturday
29 November
Christmas Tree Festival, Trinity Church, West Street, Deal. See Friday 28 November for details.  
Saturday
29 November
Quiz Night, Village Hall, Ripple, 7pm. Tables of six; £5 per person. Pre-booking required. 01304 362971
Saturday
29 November
Quiz Night, Walmer Cricket Club Clubhouse, Sholden New Road, Sholden, 7.30pm. Entry: £2 per person. All welcome. Janet Marsh
01304 367333
Saturday
29 November
Quiz Night, Community Centre, Golf Road, North Deal, 7.30pm. Teams of up to six. £2 per person. Bring own refreshments. Please pre-book. Booking
01304 239199
Saturday
29 November
Private Widdle Social Club, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. A comedy cabaret evening with music, entertainment and variety. Tickets: £15. Astor Theatre
Saturday 29
and
Sunday
30 November
South East Artists' Winter Open Studio weekend. Open days at local artists' studios and workshops. 11am-5pm. (Second weekend on 6 and 7 December.) Free guide.  
 
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Sunday
30 November
St Andrew's Day (is also observed as a Bank Holiday in Scotland on Monday 1 December 2014)  
Sunday
30 November
South East Artists' Winter Open Studio weekend. Open days at local artists' studios and workshops. 11am-5pm.  
Sunday
30 November
Christmas Tree Festival, Trinity Church, West Street, Deal. See Friday 28 November for details.  
 
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