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/ 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
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
 
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
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
Knitting for the Needy - 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
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
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.  
 
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 and District Strokes Meeting, Community Centre, Golf Road, North Deal. Support and social group for stroke survivors, their families and carers. website: www.dealstrokeclub.btck.co.uk 07584 044122
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
Deal, Betteshanger and Walmer Rugby Club Annual Firework Display, Deal and Betteshanger RFC Ground, Canada Road, Walmer. website: dealandbettesrfc.org.uk Details to be confirmed.  
Saturday
8 November
A Solitary Man: Bob Drury Sings Neil Diamond, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets: £15. 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, from 10.45am.
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 performed live by local musicians and students from Canterbury Christ Church University. 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
 
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
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 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
Armistice Day Parade and Service, Deal Cemetery, Hamilton Road, Deal, 10.45am.  
Tuesday
11 November
Knitting for the Needy charity knitting circle, Walmer Baptist Church, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk. 01304 364216
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
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 5 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
 
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
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
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
Talking Books presents Val McDermid, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Crime writer and former tabloid reporter Val McDermid has written 30 books, including recently one for children. Tickets: £10. 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
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
 
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
 
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
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
Knitting for the Needy charity knitting circle, 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
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
 
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
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
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
 
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
Tea Dance, Astor Community Theatre, doors 2.30pm, starts 3pm. Tickets: £3.50. Astor Theatre
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 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, 10am-4pm. Free entry. Facebook page. Astor Theatre
 
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
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
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
Knitting for the Needy charity knitting circle, Walmer Baptist Church, Dover Road, Walmer, 2pm-4pm. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk. 01304 364216
 
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
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 5 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
 
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 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  

 

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 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
Private Widdle Social Club, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. A comedy cabaret evening with music, entertainment and variety. Tickets: £15. Astor Theatre
 
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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)  
 
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