18 May : Bird Painting

Saltmarsh Coast Heritage Programme 18 May: Bird Painting This Event has been removed from the Saltmarsh Coast Heritage Programme, Alternative dates may be available later in the year. The final session in the series on The Birds of the Saltmarsh Coast will be at the Holkham Victoria rather than The Sackhouse. It will feature a lunchtime.. read more →

20 April : Bird Photography

Saltmarsh Coast Heritage Programme 20 April: Bird Photography Internationally renowned bird photographer Chris Knights will speak about bird photography on the Saltmarsh Coast. Chris Knights was born and bred in Norfolk.  An early interest in cameras lead him to become a film maker, working for Anglia Television’s Survival series. For five years he was About Anglia’s ‘Countryman’.. read more →

Saltmarsh Coast Heritage Programme

Following two on the Birds of the Saltmarsh Coast  will continue on March 16 when Kevin Thatcher will speak about the history and practise of wildfowling on the Saltmarsh Coast (7.00 p.m in the Sackhouse). Tickets available from www.wellsmaltings.org.uk/whatson at £2.50 each. The series on Birds of the Saltmarsh Coast began with an Introduction to.. read more →

Saltmarsh Coast Heritage Programme

February 16th 2017 at the Sackhouse – Only £2.50 per person. Panel discussion on the challenges and opportunities for Bird protection and conservation on the Saltmarsh Coast. The North Norfolk coast has a wide and diverse range of species. The saltmarsh supports many diverse and unique habitats and ecosystems. This broad biodiversity has many pressures.. read more →

Birds of the Saltmarsh Coast – launch event 19 January

The Saltmarsh Coast Programme will offer talks, lectures, presentations, conversations, debates, exhibitions and site visits in Wells and other coastal communities to help residents and visitors of all ages learn about its physical, cultural, economic and social character, recognise how its past has shaped its present and its present and its present is shaping its.. read more →

Design Consultation

On Saturday 24th September at the Sackhouse upstairs meeting room is the Interpretation consultation with Ugly Studios.  Ugly have been appointed by the Trust to design the Heritage Centre in the new Maltings tackling questions such as  – what will be on display? how will it be displayed? What is interesting local history and what.. read more →

Saturday 10th Sept. Pirate Festival Line-Up

Saturday 10th September At the Maltings 12.00pm – 5.00pm The Heritage Open weekend – come in and explore the Maltings, listen to stories from the real people of Wells. Outside the Maltings 10.00am – 5.00pm Stalls, games, raffles, food and drink, festival T-shirts, Face painting, Toss the Jellyfish. Find the suitcase sellers with the Treasure.. read more →

Sunday 11th Sept. Pirate Festival Line-Up

At the Maltings 12.00pm – 5.00pm The Heritage Open weekend Come in and explore the Maltings, listen to stories from the real people of Wells. Outside the Maltings 10.00am – 5.00pm Stalls, games, raffles, food and drink, festival T-shirts, Facepainting, Toss the Jellyfish. Find the suitcase sellers with the Treasure Trail 4.00pm  Best dressed Pirate competition.. read more →

9th Sept. The Smugglers Ball

The Smugglers Ball – 7.30pm upstairs in the Maltings Music to be provided by “Chest of Pogs” runners up at the Kings Lynn festival There will also be a basic “Pirate” bar. £6 per ticket, over 18’s only Tickets available from Wednesday 10th August at the Wells Tourist Information Centre You must bring your own tankard.. read more →

The Award Winning Mighty Wells Pirate Festival Returns for its 6th Year

Bigger and Better and Going Back to the Beginning! Friday 9th September The Smugglers Ball – 7.30pm upstairs in the Maltings Music to be provided by “Chest of Pogs” runners up at the Kings Lynn festival £6 per ticket, over 18’s only Tickets available from Wednesday 10th August at the Wells Tourist Information Centre You must.. read more →