Denton a village in South Norfolk, England

Coming Events

These events may not be covered elsewhere on the website. Unless otherwise indicated the venue will be the Village Hall.

Denton welcomes people from the neighbouring area to join in our activities. There are already a number of "honorary" Dentonians; the more the merrier.

NB - In the current Coronavirus Emergency many events are likely to be cancelled.
When there are any to report, they will be flagged appropriately below!

Community Coffee Mornings

Every Thursday - In the Vestry at the Chapel
10.00 to 12.00 - All Welcome.
This is now weekly event.

Charity Plant Sale

Saturday 7th May.
At "Haybrook", Trunch Hill.
More details in due course.
In aid of the Air Ambulance and the Ukraine DEC Appeal.

Church Plant Sale

Saturday 21st May.
At the Village Hall
More Details
In aid of the Church.

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

It is hoped that, as in the past, Denton will be able to celebrate, this significant event in our nation's history.

The actual day, 70 years since the Accession, was Sunday 6th February but celebrations will be concentrated around a special four day UK bank holiday weekend from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th June.
The Parish Council have been discussing local activities. An open meeting with the Village Hall Management Committee was held on Friday 18th February.
The meeting discussed a range of activities covering the four days. Further details now appear below.

Denton’s Jubilee Weekend

Denton coming together in celebration of Queen Elizabeth’s service to the nation.
All Denton residents, their friends and families are warmly invited to a weekend of activities in Denton

Leading up to the Jubilee weekend we hope to make Denton “Blooming Marvellous”
We are asking villagers to decorate their house frontage with flowers, bunting a flag or anything that captures the idea of a right royal summer celebration.

Thursday 2nd June - Bank Holiday

Food and Fire from 7.30pm Denton Village Hall.
The bar will be open, Food will be on sale and later in the evening we will light a mini beacon as part of the chain of beacons being lit around the country.

Friday 3rd June - Bank Holiday

Guided walk – a choice of three marked walks around Denton – which will become “legacy walks” with permanent waymarkers.
Music and Mayhem 7.30 Village Hall
Sketches and singing from the 7 decades of Queen Elizabeth’s reign led by Denton Variety Club and The Dentones. Bar Open.

Saturday 4th June

Village Tractor Run around “Blooming Marvellous” Denton.
Family fun afternoon on the playing field. Stalls, games, laughter, prizes!
Something for everyone to enjoy.

Sunday 5th June

Bar Opens 12.00.
Lunch (no charge) 13.00 - followed by -
A Village Photo on the Playing Field.

Pre-booking for the lunch is essential.
Book your place with Adele Godsmark - adele.godsmark@btinternet.com or 01986 788352 by Wednesday 25th May at the latest.

Further details of all events will follow. Book the dates in your diary.

Details of celebrations further afield can seen Here.

Summer Festival

Saturday 16th July
Fest

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