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 - 17th May 2018


Parish Council.

Minutes of Meeting Wednesday 25th April 2018 to discuss the resubmission of Planning Permission for 1, Ormesby Lane, this time for just 2 dwellings are available on the Parish Council website. The Annual Parish Meeting is on Wednesday 23rd May 7pm in the Clubroom. All members of the public and press are invited to attend.


Music Bugs

For pre-schools in term time, started Friday 20th April. More  


Plant Sale.

Filby Church Friday 18th May 4pm-6pm. A wide variety of Plants. Funds raised for Filby Church.


Craft Fayre

The next of the Crafty Gang's Craft & Gift Fayres will be held in the Village Hall, on Sunday 3rd June.



The next Bingo is tonight Friday 8th June at 7.30pm in the Clubroom.Great Prizes and free refreshments. Come along and see the refurbished Club Room.


Filby & District Gardening Club

Next meeting - Tuesday 12th June, 2018 - will feature a talk by Simon Partridge on 'How Hill Trust'. Club 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 & Catch Up

Thursday 14th June 2018 10am -12 in the New Hall. Numbers are increasing each Month and this Month we would like everyone to "bring a friend". You and they will be made most welcome and enjoy a good Norfolk Mardle and home made refreshments. Proceeds to Filby in Bloom and Filby Playing Field. We look forward to meeting you. Contact Adrian on 01493 369250 for further details or if you would like a lift.


Filby Village Screen

Sue and Bernard Chase are running this activity during 2018.  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. The main feature is preceded by a trailer for next month's show followed by some entertaining shorts. Refreshments are available during an interval. Our film on 21st June is 'The Greatest Showman'. The film charts showbusiness pioneer PT Barnum's (Jackman) life from a poor upbringing to his first proper circus in New York in the 1800s, a time when such shows were frowned upon as morally dubious.Michelle Williams plays his wife Charity, with Zac Efron as his business partner who initially isn't sure about the whole shebang. Rebecca Ferguson, meanwhile, is Swedish Opera singer Jenny Lind, and Zendaya plays a trapeze artist who catches Efron's eye. More


Open Gardens Weekend.

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd July 10am-4pm. If you would like to help or open your garden call Adrian on 01493 369250. The weekend raises money for the Church, Village Hall /Playing Field and Filby in Bloom. This year Filby in Bloom are providing a cup in memory of Mrs Jean Green who was a great supporter of Open Gardens. This will be presented each year to the best garden. We are also hoping to have a stand in the Hall over the weekend to encourage organ donation. The Mural in the Hall we be officially opened on the Saturday 21 July. Also on open gardens weekend we are burying a time capsule to be opened in 50 years time. If you would like to contribute your photos, memories and thoughts of Filby life or just leave a message for the future, please collect a form from the Post Office, this will explain in more detail.. Call Dan Evans on 07814 919735 for more detail. More