Day-by-day events in
Walmer and Deal for November 2015
Quick links to events in November
Sunday 1 - Saturday 7 Sunday 8 - Saturday 14 Sunday 15 - Saturday 21
Sunday 22 - Saturday 28 Sunday 29 - Monday 30  
VISITOR ATTRACTIONS
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Every
Saturday
and Sunday
in November
Deal Castle open to the public, 10am-4pm. Admission: English Heritage members free; adult £5.40; child (5-15yrs) £3.20; concession £4.90; family (2 adults, 3 children) £14.
website:
www.english-heritage.org.uk/
0370 333 1181
Every
Saturday
and Sunday
in November
Walmer Castle and Gardens, Kingsdown Road, Walmer - open to the public, 10am-4pm. Admission: English Heritage members free; adult £7.90; child (5-15yrs) £4.70; concession £7.10; family (2 adults, 3 children) £20.50. website: www.english-heritage.org.uk/ 0370 333 1181
Every Day
in November
Deal Pier. Mondays-Thursdays: 8am-10pm.
Fridays: 8am-12midnight. Weekends: Saturday 8am through to Sunday 10pm.
Restaurant: Sundays-Fridays 8am-8.15pm; Saturdays 8am-10pm.
Dover District Council website
 
LOCAL EVENTS AND MEETINGS DIARIES
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 Astor Community Theatre events Astor Theatre
Deal Town Council's meetings Deal TC website
Walmer Parish Council's meetings Walmer PC website
Kent Police neighbourhood meetings Kent Police
Golf Road Community Centre activities Golf Road Centre
 
DAY-BY-DAY EVENTS IN WALMER AND DEAL
Quick links to events in November
Sunday 1 - Saturday 7 Sunday 8 - Saturday 14 Sunday 15 - Saturday 21
Sunday 22 - Saturday 28 Sunday 29 - Monday 30  
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Sunday 1 November

Art Display: Redeeming Faults-Observations and Creations, Linden Hall Studio, 32 St George's Road, Deal, 11am-4pm. Final day of display of work by James Cockburn who, living and working in his studio in La Touraine in the Loire Valley, creates large scale paintings and ceramics. With another studio based in Deal, James has a significant portfolio of drawings, paintings ceramics. Entry: free.

Kiri Everitt
01304 360411

 Deal Air Cadets Band, Astor Community Theatre, doors 6.30pm, starts 7.30pm. A 1940’s evening of entertainment hosted by 2235 (Deal) Air Cadets Civilian Committee to raise funds for the Air Cadets and The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. Tickets £10.

Astor Theatre
 
Monday 2 November
HealthWalk, Betteshanger 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. Call Bernie to
confirm details
07977 491084
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk 01304 364216
 
Tuesday 3 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
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
Knitting for the Needy 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 4 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
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. 0300 123 1220
Kids Kingdom pre-school parent and toddler group (0-4years), Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 1.30pm-3pm. Fee: £1 per family (includes a drink and snack). website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk. Janet Saunders
01304 373853
or Pat Collyer
01304 364326
Deal Philatelic Society Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. Public and new members welcome. Alan Buckman
01304 367711
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
Great Mongeham Horticultural Society Meeting and AGM, The Parish Hall, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. website: greatmongehamhorticulturalsociety.org/gmh.  
 
Thursday 5 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. Rob Moore
01304 374603
Deal Bridge Club Meeting, Downs Sailing Club HQ, facing The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm-5pm. 07825 703352
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
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk Graham Prior
07749 480104
 
Friday 6 November
Friday Market - sale of local goods and produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. New members and beginners welcome. website:
https://.../ dealandwalmerchessclub
Michael Burney
01304 831686
Deal and District Strokes Meeting, Community Centre, 28 Golf Road, North Deal, 2pm-4pm. Support and social group for stroke survivors, their families and carers. website: www.dealdistrictstrokes.org/ 07584 044122
Great Mongeham Table Tennis Club Weekly Meeting, Village Hall, Great Mongeham, 7pm-9pm. All abilities welcome. Val Rees
01304 373307

 Haunted Dolls House, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets £12.

Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk Sue Watson
01304 360877
 
Saturday 7 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999
 Deal Farmer's Market, Astor Community Theatre. 9.30am-1pm. Quality food and drink, straight from the producers; fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables, meat, cheese, bakery goods, ready meals and more. Refreshments available. Free entry. Facebook page. Astor Theatre
Deal Artisan Fair, St George's Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am-4pm. Local handmade arts, crafts and edible delights; refreshments and homemade cakes. Free entry. Facebook page. Sarah Bullock

 The Sounds of Simon - the UK's leading tribute to Simon and Garfunkel, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets £15.

Astor Theatre
 
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Sunday 8 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
Classic Motorcycle Display, Deal Pier, Deal Seafront, 12noon. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk  

 Sunday Classics, Astor Community Theatre, doors 2.30pm, starts 3pm. Tickets £6; concessions £5. Favourite classical music performed live by local musicians and students from Canterbury Christ Church University.

Astor Theatre

 

Monday 9 November
HealthWalk, Betteshanger 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. Bernie
07977 491084
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk 01304 364216
 
Tuesday 10 November
MAPS Chill Bar, The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal - social group for people with disabilities. See Tuesday 3 November for details. Mark Spurgeon
07770 912 437
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
Knitting for the Needy 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
Kent Family History Society Meeting, Wesley Hall, Trinity Church, Union Road, Deal, 7.30pm. Talk by Bill Beer on "Life in (and out) of the Workhouse" - a look at the Admissions Registers of St Mary's Workhouse, Dover, in the late 18th Century. Admission: Members of Kent Family History Society free; non members £1. website: www.dealkfhs.org.uk/
 
Wednesday 11 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
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. 0300 123 1220
Kids Kingdom pre-school parent and toddler group (0-4years), Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 1.30pm-3pm. Fee: £1 per family (includes a drink and snack). website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk. 01304 373853
or 01304 364326
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 4 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
 
Thursday 12 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. Rob Moore
01304 374603
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
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk Graham Prior
07749 480104
St Martins Womens Institute Meeting, Parish Hall, Great Mongeham, 7.30pm. Admission: members free (with annual subscription); visitors £2. President
01304 373604
 
Friday 13 November
Friday Market - sale of local goods and produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 6 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 831686

 Bob Drury presents The Neil Diamond Story - celebrating the life and music of singer/songwriter Neil Diamond, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets £15.

Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk Sue Watson
01304 360877
 
Saturday 14 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999

 Mari Wilson - Ready Steady Girls, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets £16.

Astor Theatre
 
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Sunday 15 November

 Antiques and Collectors Market, Astor Community Theatre, 9am - 3pm. Antiques and collector’s market with approximately 30 stalls, plus a licensed bar and DC's Diner. To book a stall call Quentin on 07976 935403. Entry £1.

Astor Theatre
 
Monday 16 November
HealthWalk, Betteshanger 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. Bernie
07977 491084
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk 01304 364216
 
Tuesday 17 November
MAPS Chill Bar, The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal - social group for people with disabilities. See Tuesday 3 November for details. Mark Spurgeon
07770 912 437
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
Knitting for the Needy 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 18 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
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. 0300 123 1220
Kids Kingdom pre-school parent and toddler group (0-4years), Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 1.30pm-3pm. Fee: £1 per family (includes a drink and snack). website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk. 01304 373853
or 01304 364326
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 4 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
 
Thursday 19 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. Rob Moore
01304 374603

 The Astor Palm Court Orchestra, Astor Community Theatre, doors 1pm, show 2pm-4pm. Tickets £5 (including tea and cake). Recapturing the delight of popular light music.

Astor Theatre
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

 DC’s Dinner with Jazz and Cocktails, Astor Community Theatre, starts 7pm. An informal evening dinner party with a choice of cocktails, smooth jazz from the talented Hugh Mitchell and selections from the a-la-carte DC Diner menu. Pre-booking is essential to secure a table.

Astor Theatre
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
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk Graham Prior
07749 480104
Deal and District Flower Club Meeting, Cleary Hall, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. Demonstration by Robin White. New members welcome. Jane Wilson
01304 379082
 
Friday 20 November
Friday Market - sale of local goods and produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 6 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 831686

 Tea Dance, Astor Community Theatre, 2pm-3.30pm. Tickets £3.50.

Astor Theatre

 Magic - A Kind of Queen - the first and best tribute to Queen perform all of Queen’s greatest hits, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets £18; VIP balcony seating £23.

Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk Sue Watson
01304 360877
 
Saturday 21 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999

 Private Widdle Social Club - adult cabaret, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets £15.

Astor Theatre
 
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Sunday 22 November

 Record Fair, Astor Community Theatre, 9.30am - 3.30pm. Free entry.

Astor Theatre
 
Monday 23 November
HealthWalk, Betteshanger 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. Bernie
07977 491084
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk 01304 364216
 
Tuesday 24 November
MAPS Chill Bar, The Alma Pub, 126 West Street, Deal - social group for people with disabilities. See Tuesday 3 November for details. Mark Spurgeon
07770 912 437
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
Knitting for the Needy 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 25 November
Wednesday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
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. 0300 123 1220
Kids Kingdom pre-school parent and toddler group (0-4years), Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 1.30pm-3pm. Fee: £1 per family (includes a drink and snack). website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk. 01304 373853
or 01304 364326
Deal and District Camera Club Meeting, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, 7.30pm. See Wednesday 4 November for details. John Harrop
01304 360956
 
Thursday 26 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. Rob Moore
01304 374603
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
Deal and District Motorcycle Club Meeting, The Magnet Pub, London Road, Deal, 7.30pm. All enthusiasts welcome. website: www.dealanddistrictmotorcycleclub.co.uk Graham Prior
07749 480104

 World Aids Day Benefit, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. See Astor website for details and booking.

Astor Theatre

 

Friday 27 November
Friday Market - sale of local produce in The Undercroft, Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, 9.30am - 1.30pm. 01304 361999
Deal Chess Club Meeting, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 1.30pm. See Friday 6 November listing for details. Michael Burney
01304 831686

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

Tom Norton
Publicity Officer

 Shakatak, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets £20; VIP balcony seating £25.

Astor Theatre
Deal Friday Folk Club, RMA Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, 8pm. website: www.dealfolkclub.co.uk Sue Watson
01304 360877
 
Saturday 28 November
Deal General Market, in Union Road/Duke Street carpark, Deal, 8.30am-3pm. 01304 361999

 The Jimmy Cricket Laughter Show, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, starts 8pm. Tickets £10.

Astor Theatre
 
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Sunday 29 November

 Putting on the Glitz - an evening of songs from the shows performed by talented local artists, and hosted by Gary Cordes, Astor Community Theatre, doors 6.30pm, starts 7pm. Tickets £7.

Astor Theatre
 
Monday 30 November
St Andrew's Day  
HealthWalk, Betteshanger 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. Bernie
07977 491084
Badminton, Walmer Baptist Church Hall, Kelvedon Road, Walmer, 2pm–4pm. £1.50 per session. website: www.walmerbaptistchurch.co.uk 01304 364216

 Last Picture Club presents “American Sniper” - directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller and Kyle Gallner, Astor Community Theatre, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets £5; concessions £4; Astor Friends £3.

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