Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th May 2019
St. Mary’s Church, Colkirk. NR21 7NR
10am – 5pm Saturday, 10am – 4pm Sunday
Displays with the theme of
‘All Things Bright and Beautiful
All Creatures Great and Small’
*Vote for your favourite display with your spare change*
Over 100 paintings
Beautiful Flower Displays
Pottery by Colkirk potter
Stainless Steel Sculptures
Display of Bonsai trees
Refreshments available throughout the weekend.
Rev. Robin will close the Festival with a
Songs of Praise service at 4.00pm, Sunday.
All welcome. Free Admission.
Further details contact Vanda Richards tel.01328 316514
"Colkirk Boy", a book written by Fakenham author Ken Lake, is now available priced at £5.99 plus P+P
You can read specimen chapters from this and his other books on his website www.kenlake.co.uk
Purchasing is via the "Contact Ken" link on his website or copies can be bought from:
"Special Moments" in Millers Walk, Fakenham
"The Holt Bookshop" in Appleyard, Holt
Other retail outlets are being negotiated
The late Michael Bishop had been writing his autobiography for many years.
Titled " From Smock to Cassock, my personal journey ", it is available from Amazon.
Book Review on Amazon
From Smock To Cassock provides a thoroughly enjoying read about an area in which there has not been much written - both the insight into growing up in the English countryside as a farmer's apprentice after World War II, and how someone is 'called' to be a Priest. The writing style is very easy to read and enjoy. From Smock To Cassock has the same positive feel as Frank McCourt's books - Angela's Ashes and 'Tis. This is Michael Bishop's first book and an excellent one at that. As a side note, a Smock and a Cassock are the names given to items of clothing a farmer and a priest wear! I give this book *****.
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