Boatbuilding on the Saltmarsh Coast – Tuesday, 29th August

Boatbuilding on the Saltmarsh Coast a presentation with Richard Cracknell, Tim Gatti and John Owles The Boathouse, East Harbour Way, Burnham Overy Staithe, PE31 8FF Tuesday, 29th August 7.00 PM Tickets £2.50 From Wells TIC 01328 710885 Online at or at the door Part of a series of events on Boats of the Saltmarsh.. read more →

Lifeboats of the Saltmarsh Coast – Wednesday August 23rd

Lifeboats of the Saltmarsh Coast a presentation with Commander Mike Woodroffe, former Deputy Chief Operations, RNLI  and Alan Frary, Coxwain, Wells Lifeboat The Sackhouse  Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1AU Wednesday August 23rd 7.00 PM Tickets £2.50 From Wells TIC 01328 710885 Online at or at the door Part of a series of events on Boats of the.. read more →

Sailing, Rowing & Boating On The Saltmarsh Coast Thursday 20th July 7.00PM

With Richard Cracknell, James Case, Victoria Holliday, Duncan Marshall-Andrews & Godfrey Sayers The Sackhouse, Wells-next-the-Sea, NR23 1AU (Behind the Maltings construction site off Staithe St.) Thursday 20th July 7.00PM Tickets £2.50 from Wells TIC , online or on the door Part of a series of events featuring boats of the Saltmarsh Coast – Coming up:-.. read more →

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 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 →