Filby Village Hall

Hall Secretary Mrs Joy Baldry

Tel. 01493 369375



Filby Village Hall, Filby Playing Field, Main Road, Filby, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29 3HN

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Chairman Mr Adrian Thompson

Tel. 01493 369250



Filby Village News - 22nd September 2019


Filby's Neighbourhood Plan.

You should have received a Residents survey delivered to your door, please complete and return to the Post Office. You can also complete a form online at next step is a meeting on Thursday 3rd October 7pm-9pm in the Clubroom, to further explain the importance of the Neighbourhood plan,and develop our policies using the survey results. Please support this exercise as it will shape development in Filby till 2030.


Parish Council

There will be a Special Planning Meeting of the Parish Council on Tuesday 24 September, 2019 in Filby Clubroom, starting at 6.00 pm.


Speed Watch

The new SAM2 speed sign is operational and the positions of this mobile sign have been agreed in Fleggburgh, Filby, Billockby and Clippesby. The sign has been funded by Filby and Fleggburgh Parish Councils and a contribution fromour Local Borough Councillor's allowance. The sign records traffic speed 24/7 and will aid the good work of the Speed Watch Teams.


Filby & District Gardening Club

Next meeting is Tuesday 8th October, 2019. Speaker Andrew Brogan on Hensted Exotic Gardens. Club usually meets, in Filby Village Hall, at 7pm on the second Tuesday of each month. All are welcome. Those wishing to become members may pay an annual membership of £12. Guests are charged at £3.00 per meeting, redeemable against the subsequent purchase of a membership fee. Refreshments are free at all meetings.


Coffee Morning 

The next Coffee and Catch Up is Thursday 10th October 10am -12 in the New Hall. This year the proceeds will be allocated to Filby in Bloom, the Playing Field/New Hall and the Children's Christmas Party, so please support. Any donations of cakes and savouries can be left at the Post Office or at the Hall.



The next Bingo is Friday 11th October at 7.30pm in the Clubroom. Great Prizes and free refreshments.Anyone interested in buying prizes two times a year. You don't have to attend Bingo just enjoy shopping for bargains. Contact Adrian 01493 369250. We also need assistance at the Bingo each month from 7.30pm-9.30pm, helping with the prizes and teas. Please call Jenny on 01493 369250 or Joy on 01493 369375.


Village Screen

Filby Village Screenings are held at 2:30pm and 7:00 pm on the third Tuesday of each month. Tickets, priced at £4.00 per person, are available, at the door. Our film on Tue 15th Oct is Rocketman. It is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John's breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story - set to Elton John's most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton - tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture. More



Thanks to everyone who helped in any way and all who attended. On one of the hottest days of the year we had a good crowd and returned a profit of £4253.73. Thanks to the Mayor and Mayoress for spending time with us and dedicating the Flower bed on Thrigby Road corner to Percy Hudson who retired from the Parish Council in May.


1950's Murder Mystery Evening.

Sunday 27th October 6pm in Filby Village Hall. Tickets £10 including a Ploughmans supper. Call 01493 369206 for further details.